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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North East / Durham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 27 13
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 12.66% 0.70% 14.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 1.37% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 25
Median salary £35,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.91% -8.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 73 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 58.23% 51.41% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 108
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -6.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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++
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 3 months to 24 June 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 7 £42,500 -
C++
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) C
3 15 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 13 (52.00%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (52.00%) Firmware
4 13 (52.00%) Wireless
5 12 (48.00%) ISO 9001
5 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
5 12 (48.00%) Embedded C++
5 12 (48.00%) RS-232
5 12 (48.00%) RS-485
6 10 (40.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) Electronics
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (16.00%) OpenVMS
10 4 (16.00%) Pascal
11 3 (12.00%) VMS
11 3 (12.00%) C#
11 3 (12.00%) Java
11 3 (12.00%) SQL
12 2 (8.00%) Qt
12 2 (8.00%) Spring
12 2 (8.00%) User Stories
12 2 (8.00%) SDLC
12 2 (8.00%) .NET
12 2 (8.00%) Linux
12 2 (8.00%) UML

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Wireless
2 12 (48.00%) RS-232
2 12 (48.00%) RS-485
3 1 (4.00%) 802.15
3 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (68.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (60.00%) C Software Engineer
3 15 (60.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (48.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) VMS Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Algorithm Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PCB Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.00%) JavaFX
1 2 (8.00%) Qt
1 2 (8.00%) Spring
1 2 (8.00%) Swing
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) MFC
2 1 (4.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (52.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) OpenVMS
3 3 (12.00%) VMS
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.00%) SDLC
3 2 (8.00%) UML
3 2 (8.00%) User Stories
4 1 (4.00%) CAD
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) OO
4 1 (4.00%) OOP
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Use Case
4 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C
2 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
2 12 (48.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (16.00%) Pascal
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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