Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 46 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 13.61% 5.65% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.21% 14.14% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 22
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -8.70% -18.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £35,000 £48,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -13.16%

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 190 99 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 56.21% 39.92% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 170 88 152
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,009
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.80% +14.31%
10th Percentile £24,975 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,250 £48,750
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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
Stockton-on-Tees 0 3 £26,500 -24.29%
Hartlepool -2 3 £32,500 -4.41%
C++
North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for C++.

1 32 (69.57%) HTML
2 30 (65.22%) C
3 26 (56.52%) Java
4 25 (54.35%) Oracle
4 25 (54.35%) JBoss
4 25 (54.35%) SOA
4 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
4 25 (54.35%) Spring
4 25 (54.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (54.35%) API Design
5 24 (52.17%) Apache CXF
5 24 (52.17%) Bash Shell
5 24 (52.17%) Korn
5 24 (52.17%) jQuery
5 24 (52.17%) Finance
5 24 (52.17%) CSS
6 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 21 (45.65%) Web Services
8 17 (36.96%) Degree
9 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (28.26%) Unix
11 12 (26.09%) SaaS
12 11 (23.91%) Master's Degree
13 10 (21.74%) OO
13 10 (21.74%) Web Development
14 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
14 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
14 9 (19.57%) Banking
14 9 (19.57%) C#
15 8 (17.39%) .NET

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 25 (54.35%) JBoss
1 25 (54.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) GoogleTest
General
1 24 (52.17%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Consultant
3 14 (30.43%) Java Consultant
3 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Graduate
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) HTML
2 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
2 25 (54.35%) Spring
3 24 (52.17%) Apache CXF
3 24 (52.17%) CSS
3 24 (52.17%) jQuery
4 21 (45.65%) Web Services
5 8 (17.39%) .NET
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.39%) HTML5
5 8 (17.39%) REST
5 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (17.39%) WCF
6 1 (2.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) API Design
1 25 (54.35%) SOA
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) OO
3 10 (21.74%) Web Development
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Kaizen
8 3 (6.52%) Lean Manufacturing
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.35%) OOD
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
10 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) C
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 24 (52.17%) Bash Shell
3 24 (52.17%) Korn
4 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) C#
6 8 (17.39%) TypeScript
7 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.52%) Python
8 3 (6.52%) VB
9 2 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 11 (23.91%) Master's Degree
3 8 (17.39%) DBS Check
4 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft