Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 51 59
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 99 86 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.69% 5.00% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.87% 9.30% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 75 45
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £50,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -8.16%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 714 925 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 55.43% 53.78% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 509 777 600
North East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -4.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £48,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +22 72 £50,000 -16.67% 11
Durham +4 25 £35,000 - 1
Teesside - 3 £35,000 -
C++
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for C++.

1 81 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (61.62%) C#
3 56 (56.57%) Java
4 53 (53.54%) Degree
5 41 (41.41%) Computer Science
6 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 33 (33.33%) .NET
8 31 (31.31%) Computer Science Degree
8 31 (31.31%) Technical Leadership
9 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
10 29 (29.29%) SQL
11 27 (27.27%) HTML
12 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 24 (24.24%) Mentoring
13 23 (23.23%) Software Architecture
14 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (21.21%) C
14 21 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
15 20 (20.20%) Oracle
15 20 (20.20%) Manufacturing
15 20 (20.20%) Git (software)
15 20 (20.20%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 18 (18.18%) Migration
16 18 (18.18%) MVC
16 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
16 18 (18.18%) Web Services
16 18 (18.18%) XSLT
16 18 (18.18%) Windows
16 18 (18.18%) SOA

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 5 (5.05%) Apache
1 5 (5.05%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.05%) SaaS
5 2 (2.02%) Datadog
5 2 (2.02%) GitHub
5 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Git (software)
1 20 (20.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.02%) CMake
4 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.02%) Subversion
General
1 20 (20.20%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (4.04%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Software Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) Architect
3 22 (22.22%) Head of Architecture
4 18 (18.18%) Applications Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Technical Leader
9 7 (7.07%) Cloud Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Junior Applications Support
10 5 (5.05%) Junior Support Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) .NET
2 27 (27.27%) HTML
3 18 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 18 (18.18%) Web Services
3 18 (18.18%) XSLT
4 9 (9.09%) CSS
5 5 (5.05%) Apache CXF
5 5 (5.05%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.05%) jQuery
5 5 (5.05%) Spring
6 4 (4.04%) HTML5
6 4 (4.04%) Sass
7 2 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.02%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.02%) WPF
8 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.01%) Middleware
8 1 (1.01%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.14%) Fintech
3 2 (2.02%) CUDA
3 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Debian
3 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.41%) Computer Science
3 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 31 (31.31%) Technical Leadership
5 24 (24.24%) Mentoring
6 23 (23.23%) Software Architecture
7 21 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (18.18%) Migration
8 18 (18.18%) MVC
8 18 (18.18%) SOA
9 11 (11.11%) OO
10 10 (10.10%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.08%) DevOps
12 7 (7.07%) Scrum
13 6 (6.06%) Coaching
13 6 (6.06%) Open Source
13 6 (6.06%) TDD
14 5 (5.05%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (5.05%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 61 (61.62%) C#
2 56 (56.57%) Java
3 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 29 (29.29%) SQL
5 21 (21.21%) C
6 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.10%) Python
8 9 (9.09%) COBOL
9 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
9 8 (8.08%) Perl
9 8 (8.08%) Ruby
10 4 (4.04%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) C++/CLI
11 2 (2.02%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.02%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (53.54%) Degree
2 31 (31.31%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Ansible
1 8 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.08%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.02%) Nagios
2 2 (2.02%) Packer
2 2 (2.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.20%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 2 (2.02%) New Relic
4 2 (2.02%) Splunk