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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 24 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.75% 7.11% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.25% 13.64% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 7
Average salary £38,000 £35,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.29% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
295 220 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 57.39% 52.13% 58.86%
Number of salaries quoted 261 190 194
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,415 £46,000 £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 21 November 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 70 (72.92%) Java
2 55 (57.29%) C#
3 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 35 (36.46%) C
6 33 (34.38%) Computer Science
7 32 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 31 (32.29%) SQL
8 31 (32.29%) UNIX
9 27 (28.13%) Degree
10 26 (27.08%) XML
11 25 (26.04%) Mobile Payment
12 24 (25.00%) Linux
13 23 (23.96%) Web Services
13 23 (23.96%) Mobile Commerce
13 23 (23.96%) Banking
13 23 (23.96%) Mobile Banking
14 20 (20.83%) Client/Server
15 19 (19.79%) Android
15 19 (19.79%) Apple iOS
16 17 (17.71%) Waterfall
16 17 (17.71%) Python
16 17 (17.71%) Mobile App
17 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
17 15 (15.63%) Mentoring
17 15 (15.63%) SOAP
17 15 (15.63%) iOS SDK
18 13 (13.54%) .NET
19 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 12 (12.50%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.13%) Subversion
2 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.04%) VTune
3 1 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 23 (23.96%) Banking
2 11 (11.46%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
3 2 (2.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (57.29%) Developer
2 37 (38.54%) Software Engineer
3 33 (34.38%) Software Developer
4 17 (17.71%) Programmer
5 13 (13.54%) Graduate
6 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) QA Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Software Quality Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Principal Software Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) XML
2 23 (23.96%) Web Services
3 15 (15.63%) SOAP
3 15 (15.63%) iOS SDK
4 13 (13.54%) .NET
5 11 (11.46%) WCF
6 10 (10.42%) OpenGL
7 7 (7.29%) HTML
7 7 (7.29%) CSS
8 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.17%) HTML5
9 4 (4.17%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.13%) Ember.js
10 3 (3.13%) SproutCore
10 3 (3.13%) jQuery
10 3 (3.13%) DirectX
11 2 (2.08%) WPF
11 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (1.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 32 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 25 (26.04%) Mobile Payment
4 23 (23.96%) Mobile Banking
5 20 (20.83%) Client/Server
6 17 (17.71%) Mobile App
7 9 (9.38%) Visualisation
8 8 (8.33%) Algorithms
9 7 (7.29%) CUDA
10 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.13%) Physics
11 2 (2.08%) iPhone
12 1 (1.04%) Open Source
12 1 (1.04%) GIS
12 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) UNIX
2 24 (25.00%) Linux
3 19 (19.79%) Android
3 19 (19.79%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.38%) Windows
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 23 (23.96%) Mobile Commerce
4 17 (17.71%) Waterfall
5 15 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 11 (11.46%) TDD
8 10 (10.42%) OO
9 9 (9.38%) Image Processing
9 9 (9.38%) 3D Visualisation
10 6 (6.25%) MVC
10 6 (6.25%) Scrum
11 3 (3.13%) OOP
11 3 (3.13%) Android Development
11 3 (3.13%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.13%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.08%) Analytics
12 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.08%) OOD
12 2 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) Java
2 55 (57.29%) C#
3 35 (36.46%) C
4 31 (32.29%) SQL
5 17 (17.71%) Python
6 10 (10.42%) Ruby
7 9 (9.38%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.38%) Perl
8 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.25%) AWK
9 6 (6.25%) sed
10 5 (5.21%) PHP
11 4 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.04%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) PhD
3 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 8 (8.33%) TickIT
1 8 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 8 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.33%) QA
1 8 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.13%) Sencha
3 2 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago