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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.56% 5.61% 8.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 9.29% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 29
Average salary £37,250 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.97% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
280 323 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.22% 60.37% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 245 293 167
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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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 -12 16 £37,250 -6.87% 1
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (92.68%) C#
2 21 (51.22%) Visualisation
3 16 (39.02%) Automotive
3 16 (39.02%) Retail
3 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
3 16 (39.02%) Kinect
3 16 (39.02%) 3D Visualisation
3 16 (39.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 16 (39.02%) Oculus Rift
4 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (36.59%) Games
5 14 (34.15%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
6 13 (31.71%) Multithreading
7 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
8 11 (26.83%) HLSL
8 11 (26.83%) OpenGL
8 11 (26.83%) DirectX
8 11 (26.83%) Python
8 11 (26.83%) 3D Graphics
9 10 (24.39%) OOD
10 9 (21.95%) PhD
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
10 9 (21.95%) API Development
10 9 (21.95%) API Design
11 8 (19.51%) .NET
12 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
13 6 (14.63%) C
13 6 (14.63%) OO
14 4 (9.76%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
1 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
General
1 16 (39.02%) Automotive
1 16 (39.02%) Retail
2 15 (36.59%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Programmer
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Graphics Programmer
3 11 (26.83%) Software Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# GUI Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (21.95%) GUI Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Tools Programmer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (26.83%) DirectX
2 11 (26.83%) OpenGL
3 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 4 (9.76%) JSON
4 4 (9.76%) RESTful
4 4 (9.76%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) LINQ
7 1 (2.44%) React
7 1 (2.44%) REST
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
7 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Visualisation
2 16 (39.02%) Kinect
2 16 (39.02%) Oculus Rift
3 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
4 11 (26.83%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.44%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Android
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) 3D Visualisation
1 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Multithreading
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 10 (24.39%) OOD
6 9 (21.95%) API Design
6 9 (21.95%) API Development
7 6 (14.63%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow
9 3 (7.32%) OOP
10 2 (4.88%) Kanban
10 2 (4.88%) MVVM
11 1 (2.44%) BDD
11 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.44%) Line Management
11 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
11 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
11 1 (2.44%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) HLSL
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) C
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
1 9 (21.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
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