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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 27 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 47 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.68% 5.32% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.52% 9.73% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 31
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £24,325
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £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
408 298 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.67% 54.68% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 354 275 278
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 £24,001 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +4 42 £40,000 - 15
Gateshead +5 17 £30,000 - 3
Sunderland +1 7 £50,000 +11.11%
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 58 (72.50%) C#
2 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
3 31 (38.75%) Java
4 29 (36.25%) Computer Science
5 28 (35.00%) .NET
6 27 (33.75%) SQL
6 27 (33.75%) Mathematics
7 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
8 25 (31.25%) WCF
9 24 (30.00%) T-SQL
9 24 (30.00%) Games
10 23 (28.75%) Degree
11 20 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 19 (23.75%) 3D Graphics
13 18 (22.50%) Visualisation
14 17 (21.25%) Multithreading
14 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (21.25%) OpenGL
14 17 (21.25%) XML
15 15 (18.75%) Android
15 15 (18.75%) Scrum
16 13 (16.25%) DirectX
16 13 (16.25%) PhD
16 13 (16.25%) HLSL
16 13 (16.25%) Subversion
16 13 (16.25%) Physics
17 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
17 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.25%) GPRS
2 1 (1.25%) GSM
2 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.25%) Subversion
3 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.00%) Mercurial
5 6 (7.50%) JUnit
6 3 (3.75%) JIRA
7 2 (2.50%) Redmine
8 1 (1.25%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (1.25%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.25%) JMeter
General
1 24 (30.00%) Games
2 11 (13.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) German Language
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Developer
2 34 (42.50%) Software Engineer
3 23 (28.75%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 12 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (11.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Programmer
9 7 (8.75%) Graduate
9 7 (8.75%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Software Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Graphics Programmer
12 3 (3.75%) Tester
12 3 (3.75%) Software Tester
12 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) .NET
2 25 (31.25%) WCF
3 20 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 17 (21.25%) OpenGL
4 17 (21.25%) XML
5 13 (16.25%) DirectX
6 12 (15.00%) Web Services
6 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (13.75%) iOS SDK
8 5 (6.25%) J2EE
8 5 (6.25%) JMS
9 2 (2.50%) HTML
9 2 (2.50%) CSS
10 1 (1.25%) CSS3
10 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.25%) WPF
10 1 (1.25%) jQuery
10 1 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Computer Science
2 27 (33.75%) Mathematics
3 19 (23.75%) 3D Graphics
4 18 (22.50%) Visualisation
5 13 (16.25%) Physics
6 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
6 11 (13.75%) Mobile Banking
6 11 (13.75%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (11.25%) Algorithms
8 6 (7.50%) CUDA
9 3 (3.75%) Kinect
10 2 (2.50%) Open Source
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.25%) RIA
11 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Android
2 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.75%) Windows
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
4 6 (7.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
2 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Multithreading
3 15 (18.75%) Scrum
4 11 (13.75%) Migration
4 11 (13.75%) OO
4 11 (13.75%) Mobile Commerce
4 11 (13.75%) 3D Programming
5 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
5 7 (8.75%) 3D Visualisation
6 5 (6.25%) RUP
6 5 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) OOP
7 4 (5.00%) Android Development
7 4 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Image Processing
8 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.50%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) C#
2 31 (38.75%) Java
3 27 (33.75%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.25%) HLSL
6 9 (11.25%) C
7 7 (8.75%) Python
8 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.25%) Scala
10 2 (2.50%) GLSL
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) PhD
3 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.00%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (1.25%) BT
3 1 (1.25%) HP
3 1 (1.25%) Sybase
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago