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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 19 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.22% 9.71% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 16.27% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
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
227 166 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.47% 59.71% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 201 149 201
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 49 (64.47%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 35 (46.05%) C#
4 30 (39.47%) Mathematics
4 30 (39.47%) Computer Science
5 26 (34.21%) Mobile Payment
6 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (31.58%) Banking
7 24 (31.58%) Mobile Commerce
7 24 (31.58%) XML
7 24 (31.58%) Mobile Banking
8 22 (28.95%) Web Services
9 20 (26.32%) Android
9 20 (26.32%) Apple iOS
10 19 (25.00%) SQL
11 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
12 17 (22.37%) .NET
12 17 (22.37%) Linux
12 17 (22.37%) WCF
13 16 (21.05%) iOS SDK
14 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (19.74%) T-SQL
14 15 (19.74%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (18.42%) C
15 14 (18.42%) Degree
16 13 (17.11%) Python
17 12 (15.79%) UNIX
17 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
18 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
19 10 (13.16%) CUDA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (19.74%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (31.58%) Banking
2 8 (10.53%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) German Language
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (65.79%) Developer
2 35 (46.05%) Software Engineer
3 24 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 16 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 14 (18.42%) .NET Developer
5 14 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (17.11%) Graduate
7 8 (10.53%) QA Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Software Quality Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Programmer
8 6 (7.89%) C++ Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Principal Software Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (3.95%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Programmer
10 3 (3.95%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) XML
2 22 (28.95%) Web Services
3 17 (22.37%) .NET
3 17 (22.37%) WCF
4 16 (21.05%) iOS SDK
5 8 (10.53%) SOAP
5 8 (10.53%) OpenGL
6 5 (6.58%) HTML
6 5 (6.58%) CSS
7 3 (3.95%) jQuery
7 3 (3.95%) HTML5
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.95%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.63%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.63%) SproutCore
8 2 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.63%) WPF
9 1 (1.32%) CSS3
9 1 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (39.47%) Mathematics
1 30 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 26 (34.21%) Mobile Payment
3 24 (31.58%) Mobile Banking
4 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
5 10 (13.16%) CUDA
5 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
6 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.63%) iPhone
7 2 (2.63%) Kinect
7 2 (2.63%) Physics
8 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Android
1 20 (26.32%) Apple iOS
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) UNIX
4 10 (13.16%) Windows
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) Mobile Commerce
4 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
5 10 (13.16%) Multithreading
5 10 (13.16%) 3D Visualisation
6 9 (11.84%) TDD
7 8 (10.53%) Image Processing
7 8 (10.53%) OO
7 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.58%) Scrum
8 5 (6.58%) MVC
9 3 (3.95%) Android Development
9 3 (3.95%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.63%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.63%) Analytics
10 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.63%) OOP
10 2 (2.63%) Project Management
10 2 (2.63%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) Java
2 35 (46.05%) C#
3 19 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (19.74%) T-SQL
5 14 (18.42%) C
6 13 (17.11%) Python
7 8 (10.53%) Ruby
7 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.58%) Perl
9 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (10.53%) QA
1 8 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 8 (10.53%) TickIT
1 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 8 (10.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Perforce
2 2 (2.63%) Sencha
3 1 (1.32%) Pega
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
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ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago