The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 58 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.80% 1.49% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.53% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C++ Developer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 458 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.60% 97.45% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 391 414 448
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Physics
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) CUDA
5 2 (28.57%) GLSL
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
5 2 (28.57%) DirectX
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) PhD
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) HLSL
5 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
1 2 (28.57%) DirectX
1 2 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) CUDA
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) GLSL
3 2 (28.57%) HLSL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago