The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 44 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.70% 6.24% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.75% 11.15% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
320 269 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 63.24% 55.93% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 270 249 218
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C++ Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 47 (68.12%) C#
2 42 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 29 (42.03%) Computer Science
4 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
5 26 (37.68%) Games
6 24 (34.78%) Java
7 23 (33.33%) Degree
8 22 (31.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 21 (30.43%) 3D Graphics
10 19 (27.54%) OpenGL
10 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
11 18 (26.09%) Multithreading
12 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (23.19%) SQL
13 15 (21.74%) .NET
13 15 (21.74%) DirectX
13 15 (21.74%) HLSL
14 14 (20.29%) Android
14 14 (20.29%) Physics
14 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
14 14 (20.29%) PhD
15 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (17.39%) WCF
15 12 (17.39%) 3D Programming
15 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (15.94%) C
16 11 (15.94%) Web Services
16 11 (15.94%) XML
16 11 (15.94%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.45%) GPRS
2 1 (1.45%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Redmine
5 1 (1.45%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.45%) JMeter
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 26 (37.68%) Games
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Software Engineer
2 30 (43.48%) Developer
3 17 (24.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
6 10 (14.49%) Programmer
7 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C++ Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Graduate
9 5 (7.25%) Graphics Programmer
9 5 (7.25%) C++ Programmer
9 5 (7.25%) Software Programmer
10 4 (5.80%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Graphics Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.90%) Software Tester
12 2 (2.90%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 19 (27.54%) OpenGL
3 15 (21.74%) DirectX
3 15 (21.74%) .NET
4 12 (17.39%) WCF
5 11 (15.94%) Web Services
5 11 (15.94%) XML
6 10 (14.49%) iOS SDK
7 6 (8.70%) JMS
7 6 (8.70%) J2EE
8 3 (4.35%) HTML
8 3 (4.35%) CSS
8 3 (4.35%) HTML5
8 3 (4.35%) CSS3
9 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.03%) Computer Science
2 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
3 21 (30.43%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
5 14 (20.29%) Physics
6 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
6 10 (14.49%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (14.49%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (14.49%) Algorithms
7 6 (8.70%) CUDA
8 3 (4.35%) Kinect
9 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Android
2 11 (15.94%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 7 (10.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 18 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) 3D Programming
5 10 (14.49%) Mobile Commerce
6 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 7 (10.14%) 3D Visualisation
8 6 (8.70%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) RUP
8 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.25%) TDD
9 5 (7.25%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.80%) Android Development
10 4 (5.80%) OOP
10 4 (5.80%) Mobile Development
10 4 (5.80%) Image Processing
11 2 (2.90%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Web Development
12 1 (1.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) HLSL
5 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 11 (15.94%) C
7 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.70%) Scala
9 5 (7.25%) Python
10 3 (4.35%) GLSL
11 2 (2.90%) Ruby
11 2 (2.90%) PHP5
11 2 (2.90%) Perl
11 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (20.29%) PhD
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (8.70%) Pega
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) Sybase
4 1 (1.45%) BT
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago