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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.04% 8.68% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 13.16% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 26
Median salary £33,000 £32,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -27.22%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
341 395 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.57% 65.94% 55.48%
Number of salaries quoted 313 337 297
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,002
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 19 £25,000 -22.48% 2
Gateshead -13 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C++.

1 37 (90.24%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) Visualisation
3 16 (39.02%) .NET
4 14 (34.15%) OO
5 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (29.27%) OOP
6 12 (29.27%) Java
7 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) Retail
8 9 (21.95%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) Automotive
8 9 (21.95%) Games
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
8 9 (21.95%) Kinect
8 9 (21.95%) 3D Visualisation
8 9 (21.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 9 (21.95%) Oculus Rift
9 8 (19.51%) Marketing
10 7 (17.07%) WCF
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
12 5 (12.20%) C
12 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.20%) OpenGL
12 5 (12.20%) DirectX
12 5 (12.20%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
12 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (12.20%) HLSL
13 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
1 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Automotive
1 9 (21.95%) Games
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Programmer
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Junior
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Graphics Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Junior Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) Tools Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (17.07%) WCF
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) DirectX
4 5 (12.20%) OpenGL
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.32%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) RESTful
6 3 (7.32%) SOAP
6 3 (7.32%) Web Services
7 2 (4.88%) CSS
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) WPF
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Visualisation
2 9 (21.95%) Kinect
2 9 (21.95%) Oculus Rift
3 5 (12.20%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.88%) Clustering
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) Physics
5 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) CoreOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) OO
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) OOP
4 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.95%) 3D Visualisation
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.76%) Workflow
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Document Management
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 2 (4.88%) Kanban
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) MVVM
9 2 (4.88%) SDLC
10 1 (2.44%) Contingency Planning
10 1 (2.44%) Energy Management
10 1 (2.44%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) C
5 5 (12.20%) HLSL
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) R
9 1 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Google
2 2 (4.88%) Rally
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