Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > North East
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 78 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 -28 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 19 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.11% 1.67% 4.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 3.35% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 21
10th Percentile £32,900 £25,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,375 £27,563 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £39,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +38.36% -11.67% +5.88%
75th Percentile £66,250 £42,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £60,625 £53,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% +4.55% +4.76%

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 619 567 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.83% 49.82% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 510 497 392
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the North East.

Salary trend for C++ in the North East

C++
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the North East over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +6 22 £56,250 +44.23% 8
Northumberland - 4 £52,500 - 1
Durham -9 3 £36,500 -39.17% 3
C++
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 18 (56.25%) Agile
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 11 (34.38%) Python
4 11 (34.38%) Microservices
5 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Kafka
6 8 (25.00%) C
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) OO
7 7 (21.88%) Spring
7 7 (21.88%) Law
7 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (18.75%) Public Sector
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (18.75%) Spring Boot
8 6 (18.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (18.75%) AWS
8 6 (18.75%) Security Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) Use Case
8 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) Web Development
9 5 (15.63%) Azure
9 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
9 5 (15.63%) Linux

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 3 (9.38%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) AWS
2 5 (15.63%) Azure
3 3 (9.38%) GitHub
3 3 (9.38%) GitHub Actions
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Service Bus
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.13%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Metadata
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) KNIME
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (6.25%) Presto
2 2 (6.25%) Semantic Layer
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) GitLab
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) SonarQube
3 2 (6.25%) GoogleTest
4 1 (3.13%) eggPlant
4 1 (3.13%) Gatling
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (21.88%) Law
2 6 (18.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 6 (18.75%) Public Sector
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
3 3 (9.38%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Social Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) Local Government
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Backend Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Python Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Kafka
2 7 (21.88%) Spring
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (18.75%) Spring Boot
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (9.38%) Node.js
5 3 (9.38%) OAuth
5 3 (9.38%) OAuth2
5 3 (9.38%) OpenID
5 3 (9.38%) React
5 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Beam
6 2 (6.25%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (6.25%) JMS
6 2 (6.25%) Samza
6 2 (6.25%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 4 (12.50%) Robotics
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) STB
4 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) Microservices
4 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (21.88%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Security Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Use Case
6 6 (18.75%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.38%) OWASP
9 3 (9.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) C
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Scala
7 3 (9.38%) ES6
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 2 (6.25%) R
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Alteryx
2 2 (6.25%) Databricks
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce