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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.04% 5.79% 6.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.70% 10.46% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 32
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
374 239 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 65.85% 55.32% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 333 217 256
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 +1 37 £40,000 - 13
Gateshead +1 12 £30,000 - 2
Sunderland -3 5 £50,000 +37.93%
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 54 (62.79%) C#
2 48 (55.81%) Software Engineering
3 37 (43.02%) Java
4 33 (38.37%) Computer Science
5 31 (36.05%) Mathematics
6 30 (34.88%) WCF
6 30 (34.88%) .NET
7 27 (31.40%) T-SQL
8 26 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
8 26 (30.23%) SQL
8 26 (30.23%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (25.58%) XML
9 22 (25.58%) Degree
10 20 (23.26%) Android
10 20 (23.26%) Games
11 18 (20.93%) Web Services
12 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
12 17 (19.77%) Mobile Payment
13 16 (18.60%) Mobile Banking
13 16 (18.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 16 (18.60%) Visualisation
13 16 (18.60%) Mobile Commerce
13 16 (18.60%) Banking
14 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (17.44%) 3D Graphics
14 15 (17.44%) Multithreading
14 15 (17.44%) Mobile App
15 14 (16.28%) iOS SDK
15 14 (16.28%) OpenGL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (30.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) Node.js
2 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
1 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.16%) GPRS
2 1 (1.16%) GSM
2 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.95%) Subversion
3 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.30%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.33%) JUnit
5 2 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.16%) JMeter
6 1 (1.16%) Redmine
6 1 (1.16%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.16%) LoadUI
General
1 20 (23.26%) Games
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Developer
2 42 (48.84%) Software Engineer
3 27 (31.40%) C# Developer
4 23 (26.74%) Software Developer
5 15 (17.44%) .NET Developer
5 15 (17.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (16.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C++ Developer
8 10 (11.63%) Graduate
9 9 (10.47%) Programmer
10 8 (9.30%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (9.30%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) C++ Programmer
11 4 (4.65%) Software Programmer
11 4 (4.65%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Graphics Programmer
12 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) .NET
1 30 (34.88%) WCF
2 22 (25.58%) XML
3 18 (20.93%) Web Services
4 16 (18.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 14 (16.28%) OpenGL
5 14 (16.28%) iOS SDK
6 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.63%) DirectX
8 5 (5.81%) CSS
8 5 (5.81%) HTML
9 3 (3.49%) jQuery
9 3 (3.49%) HTML5
10 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.33%) WPF
10 2 (2.33%) CSS3
10 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.16%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.16%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.37%) Computer Science
2 31 (36.05%) Mathematics
3 17 (19.77%) Mobile Payment
4 16 (18.60%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (18.60%) Visualisation
5 15 (17.44%) 3D Graphics
5 15 (17.44%) Mobile App
6 11 (12.79%) Physics
7 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.98%) CUDA
9 3 (3.49%) Kinect
9 3 (3.49%) Open Source
10 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.16%) RIA
10 1 (1.16%) iPhone
10 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Android
2 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
3 9 (10.47%) Linux
4 8 (9.30%) Windows
5 2 (2.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) Software Engineering
2 16 (18.60%) Mobile Commerce
3 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.44%) Multithreading
4 12 (13.95%) Scrum
5 11 (12.79%) Migration
6 10 (11.63%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) 3D Programming
8 7 (8.14%) 3D Visualisation
9 5 (5.81%) Android Development
9 5 (5.81%) TDD
10 4 (4.65%) MVC
10 4 (4.65%) OOP
10 4 (4.65%) Image Processing
10 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.49%) Web Development
12 2 (2.33%) Pair Programming
12 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.33%) Project Management
12 2 (2.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) C#
2 37 (43.02%) Java
3 27 (31.40%) T-SQL
4 26 (30.23%) SQL
5 10 (11.63%) HLSL
5 10 (11.63%) Python
5 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.81%) C
7 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) GLSL
8 1 (1.16%) Perl
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.16%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.79%) PhD
4 8 (9.30%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.33%) TickIT
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.33%) Perforce
3 1 (1.16%) Pega
3 1 (1.16%) Sencha
3 1 (1.16%) Sybase
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.16%) BT
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago