The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 47 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.43% 4.02% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 6.56% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 39
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% -6.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 240 305 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.98% 61.24% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 218 275 328
Median salary £36,750 £37,144 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% -0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Tyne and Wear

C++
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for C++ in Tyne and Wear

C++
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Tyne and Wear

C++
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++ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +3 11 £40,000 +12.67% 6
C++
North East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
5 11 (40.74%) Degree
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) TDD
7 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 8 (29.63%) Scala
8 8 (29.63%) SDLC
8 8 (29.63%) OO
9 7 (25.93%) Python
9 7 (25.93%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
10 6 (22.22%) Ruby
10 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (18.52%) WCF
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.81%) Subversion
12 4 (14.81%) Web Services
12 4 (14.81%) XML
12 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
12 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (14.81%) CA Agile Central

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Gradle
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) Software Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (22.22%) C++ Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Games Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
2 5 (18.52%) WCF
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) DirectX
4 2 (7.41%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) MFC
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) QML
5 1 (3.70%) Qt
5 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.41%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) HTC Vive
1 2 (7.41%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) SDLC
6 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
7 4 (14.81%) Line Management
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 3 (11.11%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Code Optimisation
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 2 (7.41%) Physics
9 2 (7.41%) Visual Effects
9 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Scala
4 7 (25.93%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) HLSL
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) WSO2
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