Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North East > Durham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 21 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.24% 9.40% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 20.33% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 26
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -25.88% +31.78%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £35,000 £50,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.59%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 182 123 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 52.45% 46.24% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 163 117 197
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,550 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Durham

C++
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Durham.

Salary trend for C++ in Durham

C++
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Durham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Durham

C++
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Durham region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hartlepool 0 3 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -1 2 £36,250 +3.57%
C++
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Durham region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) C
3 20 (51.28%) Spring
4 19 (48.72%) SOA
5 18 (46.15%) JBoss
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle
5 18 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (46.15%) API Design
6 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
6 17 (43.59%) Degree
6 17 (43.59%) jQuery
6 17 (43.59%) Apache CXF
6 17 (43.59%) Finance
6 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
6 17 (43.59%) Korn
6 17 (43.59%) CSS
6 17 (43.59%) HTML
7 12 (30.77%) SaaS
8 11 (28.21%) Master's Degree
9 8 (20.51%) Banking
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) DBS Check
9 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) Unix
10 6 (15.38%) Windows
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) Computer Science

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 18 (46.15%) JBoss
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) RS-232
1 4 (10.26%) RS-485
1 4 (10.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) GoogleTest
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Java Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) Spring
2 18 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 17 (43.59%) Apache CXF
3 17 (43.59%) CSS
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) JavaFX
5 2 (5.13%) Swing
6 1 (2.56%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) MFC
6 1 (2.56%) OpenCV
6 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.56%) Qt
6 1 (2.56%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) SOA
2 18 (46.15%) API Design
3 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.26%) OO
7 4 (10.26%) Physics
7 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Lean Manufacturing
8 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
9 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.13%) OOD
9 2 (5.13%) OOP
9 2 (5.13%) TDD
9 2 (5.13%) UML
9 2 (5.13%) User Stories
9 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) C
3 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
3 17 (43.59%) Korn
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Master's Degree
3 8 (20.51%) DBS Check
4 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (5.13%) PhD
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft