The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 60 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.24% 6.28% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.90% 11.40% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 342 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.48% 55.07% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 303 317 244
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

C++
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Tyne and Wear region.

C++ Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

C++
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

C++
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 52 £30,000 -33.33% 8
Gateshead +5 26 £31,000 -15.06% 1
Sunderland +1 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 69 (74.19%) C#
2 49 (52.69%) Software Engineering
3 34 (36.56%) Games
3 34 (36.56%) Degree
3 34 (36.56%) Mathematics
3 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
4 33 (35.48%) Java
5 31 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 30 (32.26%) 3D Graphics
7 27 (29.03%) SQL
7 27 (29.03%) OpenGL
8 26 (27.96%) Multithreading
9 24 (25.81%) DirectX
9 24 (25.81%) HLSL
10 23 (24.73%) Visualisation
10 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
11 22 (23.66%) PhD
12 21 (22.58%) .NET
13 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (21.51%) Physics
14 19 (20.43%) WCF
15 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
15 18 (19.35%) C
16 17 (18.28%) 3D Programming
16 17 (18.28%) Algorithms
17 15 (16.13%) OO
18 14 (15.05%) Scrum
18 14 (15.05%) XML
18 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
19 12 (12.90%) Migration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.08%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) GPRS
2 1 (1.08%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) DB2
2 6 (6.45%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Subversion
1 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.45%) JUnit
4 4 (4.30%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) Redmine
7 1 (1.08%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (1.08%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (36.56%) Games
2 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Developer
2 40 (43.01%) Software Engineer
3 24 (25.81%) Software Developer
4 22 (23.66%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Programmer
7 12 (12.90%) C++ Developer
8 9 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Software Programmer
9 8 (8.60%) C++ Programmer
9 8 (8.60%) Graphics Programmer
10 7 (7.53%) Graphics Developer
11 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
11 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (4.30%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.30%) C# Software Engineer
13 3 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 3 (3.23%) Graduate
14 2 (2.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 27 (29.03%) OpenGL
3 24 (25.81%) DirectX
4 21 (22.58%) .NET
5 19 (20.43%) WCF
6 14 (15.05%) XML
7 10 (10.75%) CSS
8 9 (9.68%) HTML
9 8 (8.60%) HTML5
9 8 (8.60%) CSS3
10 7 (7.53%) Web Services
10 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.45%) J2EE
11 6 (6.45%) JMS
12 5 (5.38%) iOS SDK
13 1 (1.08%) Backbone.js
13 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Mathematics
1 34 (36.56%) Computer Science
2 30 (32.26%) 3D Graphics
3 23 (24.73%) Visualisation
4 20 (21.51%) Physics
5 17 (18.28%) Algorithms
6 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.38%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (5.38%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (5.38%) CUDA
8 3 (3.23%) Kinect
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Android
3 7 (7.53%) UNIX
4 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Software Engineering
2 26 (27.96%) Multithreading
3 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.28%) 3D Programming
5 15 (16.13%) OO
6 14 (15.05%) Scrum
7 12 (12.90%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) SDLC
9 6 (6.45%) RUP
9 6 (6.45%) Web Development
9 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.45%) 3D Visualisation
10 5 (5.38%) Software Delivery
10 5 (5.38%) Image Processing
10 5 (5.38%) TDD
10 5 (5.38%) Mobile Commerce
11 4 (4.30%) OOP
11 4 (4.30%) Mobile Development
11 4 (4.30%) Android Development
12 3 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) C#
2 33 (35.48%) Java
3 27 (29.03%) SQL
4 24 (25.81%) HLSL
5 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 18 (19.35%) C
6 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.53%) GLSL
7 7 (7.53%) Scala
7 7 (7.53%) Perl
7 7 (7.53%) PHP
7 7 (7.53%) Python
8 6 (6.45%) PHP5
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) Fortran
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.08%) Pascal
10 1 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (36.56%) Degree
2 22 (23.66%) PhD
3 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.15%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle
2 6 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (6.45%) Pega
3 2 (2.15%) Sybase
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) BT
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne And Wear
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne And Wear
Pope Marshall
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 23 days ago