The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 64 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 2 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.44% 4.18% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 4.41% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 9
Average salary £60,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,100 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
C++ Software Engineer
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
439 476 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.12% 94.82% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 394 391 432
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++ Software Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google