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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 19 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 53 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.83% 6.48% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.21% 11.72% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 15
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
291 290 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 64.96% 55.24% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 245 267 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 55 (69.62%) C#
2 47 (59.49%) Software Engineering
3 34 (43.04%) Computer Science
3 34 (43.04%) Mathematics
4 33 (41.77%) Degree
4 33 (41.77%) Games
5 30 (37.97%) 3D Graphics
5 30 (37.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 29 (36.71%) Java
7 26 (32.91%) OpenGL
8 24 (30.38%) Multithreading
9 23 (29.11%) DirectX
9 23 (29.11%) HLSL
10 22 (27.85%) PhD
10 22 (27.85%) Visualisation
11 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (25.32%) Physics
12 17 (21.52%) C
12 17 (21.52%) Algorithms
13 16 (20.25%) SQL
13 16 (20.25%) 3D Programming
14 13 (16.46%) .NET
14 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
15 10 (12.66%) Scrum
15 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.66%) Windows
16 9 (11.39%) CSS
16 9 (11.39%) HTML
16 9 (11.39%) Android
17 8 (10.13%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (7.59%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) GPRS
2 1 (1.27%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) DB2
3 2 (2.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.59%) JUnit
3 3 (3.80%) JIRA
4 2 (2.53%) Redmine
5 1 (1.27%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.27%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.27%) JMeter
5 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (41.77%) Games
2 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Software Engineer
2 35 (44.30%) Developer
3 21 (26.58%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) C++ Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Programmer
6 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Graphics Programmer
7 7 (8.86%) Graphics Developer
7 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C++ Programmer
7 7 (8.86%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.80%) C++/Java Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 26 (32.91%) OpenGL
3 23 (29.11%) DirectX
4 13 (16.46%) .NET
5 9 (11.39%) CSS
5 9 (11.39%) HTML
6 8 (10.13%) HTML5
6 8 (10.13%) CSS3
7 7 (8.86%) Web Services
7 7 (8.86%) XML
7 7 (8.86%) WCF
8 6 (7.59%) J2EE
8 6 (7.59%) JMS
9 5 (6.33%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.27%) WinForms
10 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) Computer Science
1 34 (43.04%) Mathematics
2 30 (37.97%) 3D Graphics
3 22 (27.85%) Visualisation
4 20 (25.32%) Physics
5 17 (21.52%) Algorithms
6 6 (7.59%) CUDA
6 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (3.80%) Kinect
8 3 (3.80%) Open Source
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Android
3 7 (8.86%) Linux
3 7 (8.86%) UNIX
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Software Engineering
2 24 (30.38%) Multithreading
3 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.25%) 3D Programming
5 10 (12.66%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) Web Development
7 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.59%) RUP
7 6 (7.59%) 3D Visualisation
8 5 (6.33%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Mobile Commerce
8 5 (6.33%) TDD
9 4 (5.06%) OOP
9 4 (5.06%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.06%) Android Development
10 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Image Processing
11 2 (2.53%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (69.62%) C#
2 29 (36.71%) Java
3 23 (29.11%) HLSL
4 17 (21.52%) C
5 16 (20.25%) SQL
6 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.86%) GLSL
8 6 (7.59%) Scala
8 6 (7.59%) PHP5
8 6 (7.59%) Perl
8 6 (7.59%) PHP
8 6 (7.59%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.27%) Pascal
10 1 (1.27%) Ada
10 1 (1.27%) VB
10 1 (1.27%) Delphi
10 1 (1.27%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Degree
2 22 (27.85%) PhD
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Pega
2 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.27%) BT
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) HP
3 1 (1.27%) Sybase
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