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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 51 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.72% 4.06% 6.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 6.91% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 31
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
266 246 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.65% 58.71% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 230 217 272
Median salary £37,062 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.89% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -8 10 £37,975 +8.50% 1
Gateshead - 4 £40,000 - 1
C++
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 27 (77.14%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 18 (51.43%) .NET
5 16 (45.71%) OO
6 15 (42.86%) SQL
6 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 14 (40.00%) Scrum
7 14 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 13 (37.14%) Degree
9 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
9 12 (34.29%) WCF
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (28.57%) Web Services
11 10 (28.57%) XML
11 10 (28.57%) Subversion
11 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
12 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
13 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Games
13 6 (17.14%) TDD
14 5 (14.29%) 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 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Mule
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 10 (28.57%) Subversion
1 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 1 (2.86%) GCC
3 1 (2.86%) GDB
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Automotive
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Software Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (22.86%) C++ Developer
7 7 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Developer
10 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 3 (8.57%) Programmer
11 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
12 2 (5.71%) Senior Agile Developer
12 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
2 12 (34.29%) WCF
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (11.43%) MFC
4 4 (11.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (5.71%) DirectX
5 2 (5.71%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Java EE
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
2 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 5 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
4 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
5 3 (8.57%) Kinect
6 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (5.71%) HTC Vive
6 2 (5.71%) Physics
7 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) OO
3 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) OOP
7 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
8 3 (8.57%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (8.57%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.57%) OOD
8 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.71%) Code Optimisation
9 2 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (5.71%) Line Management
9 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) User Stories
9 2 (5.71%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) C
5 3 (8.57%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby
5 3 (8.57%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) HLSL
7 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) LXC
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) WSO2
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyneside
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £25k + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago