The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer - C++
North East > Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 4 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.17% - 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 19
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 - £30,000
10th Percentile £33,250 - £22,250
90th Percentile £50,000 - £58,750
North East median annual salary £35,000 - £30,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 332 576 510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 97.36% 94.58% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 2088 2247
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Tyne and Wear

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Tyne and Wear

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £42,500 - 1
C++ Software Engineer
North East

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (60.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
7 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (10.00%) iPad
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) MFC
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) STL
7 1 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (10.00%) Python

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) DirectX
1 1 (10.00%) MFC
1 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
4 6 (60.00%) Line Management
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ILOG
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
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