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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.95% 4.88% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 8.42% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 50
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
279 273 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 52.54% 57.96% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 228 245 326
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -2 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Gateshead +4 8 £40,000 +33.33%
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 28 (77.78%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) OO
3 18 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (50.00%) .NET
3 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 13 (36.11%) WCF
7 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 12 (33.33%) Degree
7 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (30.56%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (27.78%) CA Agile Central
9 10 (27.78%) Web Services
9 10 (27.78%) XML
9 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (27.78%) Subversion
10 9 (25.00%) Visualisation
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
12 6 (16.67%) Games
12 6 (16.67%) OOP
13 5 (13.89%) Linux
13 5 (13.89%) Automotive
13 5 (13.89%) Migration

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 11 (30.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Mule
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 10 (27.78%) Subversion
1 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) GCC
2 1 (2.78%) GDB
General
1 6 (16.67%) Games
2 5 (13.89%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Finance
6 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
4 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
4 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
5 10 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C++/C# Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Programmer
8 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Agile Developer
9 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (8.33%) Junior Programmer
10 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) WCF
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) XML
5 4 (11.11%) MFC
5 4 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.56%) DirectX
6 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
7 1 (2.78%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) HTML
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) Java EE
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
7 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.89%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Kinect
5 2 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (5.56%) HTC Vive
6 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) OO
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) 3D Visualisation
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 3 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) Code Optimisation
8 2 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
8 2 (5.56%) People Management
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Visual Effects
9 1 (2.78%) Line Management
9 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) C
6 2 (5.56%) HLSL
6 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
1 2 (5.56%) LXC
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) WSO2
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
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