Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 47 44
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 60 70 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.39% 4.69% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.15% 9.19% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 109
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £49,950 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 656 762 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.95% 51.04% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 597 657 773
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,325 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the North East

C++
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for C++ in the North East

C++
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in the North East

C++
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Durham -8 36 £37,500 +19.05% 5
Tyne and Wear 0 23 £40,000 - 6
Northumberland - 1 £37,500 - 1
C++
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East region with a requirement for C++.

1 39 (65.00%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) C
3 25 (41.67%) Degree
4 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
5 22 (36.67%) Spring
6 21 (35.00%) Windows
7 20 (33.33%) HTML
7 20 (33.33%) Oracle
7 20 (33.33%) CSS
7 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 18 (30.00%) SOA
9 17 (28.33%) JBoss
9 17 (28.33%) Bash Shell
9 17 (28.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (28.33%) API Design
10 16 (26.67%) Apache CXF
10 16 (26.67%) jQuery
10 16 (26.67%) Korn
10 16 (26.67%) Finance
11 15 (25.00%) C#
12 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
14 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 11 (18.33%) Linux
15 11 (18.33%) SaaS
16 10 (16.67%) Master's Degree
17 9 (15.00%) PHP
18 8 (13.33%) OO
18 8 (13.33%) Python
18 8 (13.33%) Git (software)

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 17 (28.33%) JBoss
1 17 (28.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Datadog
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) RS-232
1 4 (6.67%) RS-485
1 4 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) JIRA
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.67%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Automotive
4 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Java Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate Software Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) Spring
2 20 (33.33%) CSS
2 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 20 (33.33%) HTML
3 16 (26.67%) Apache CXF
3 16 (26.67%) jQuery
4 7 (11.67%) JNI
4 7 (11.67%) Web Services
5 4 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (6.67%) STL
6 3 (5.00%) .NET
6 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.00%) MFC
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.33%) JavaFX
7 2 (3.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (3.33%) Swing
8 1 (1.67%) Java EE
8 1 (1.67%) Qt
8 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.67%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.67%) Arduino
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
2 18 (30.00%) SOA
3 17 (28.33%) API Design
4 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) OO
5 8 (13.33%) SDLC
6 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.00%) Physics
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps
8 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.00%) ETL
9 3 (5.00%) Scrum
9 3 (5.00%) TDD
9 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.00%) User Stories
10 2 (3.33%) OOP
10 2 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) C
3 17 (28.33%) Bash Shell
4 16 (26.67%) Korn
5 15 (25.00%) C#
6 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.00%) PHP
8 8 (13.33%) Python
9 7 (11.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
11 4 (6.67%) Embedded C++
11 4 (6.67%) Perl
11 4 (6.67%) Ruby
11 4 (6.67%) SQL
12 3 (5.00%) Tcl
13 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
13 2 (3.33%) VB
14 1 (1.67%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 7 (11.67%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) PhD
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Packer
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Alteryx
2 3 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Capita
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) New Relic
3 1 (1.67%) Splunk