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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 42 40 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.87% 4.95% 8.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 8.81% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 41
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
223 227 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.23% 56.19% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 187 204 256
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,218 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
4 8 (34.78%) OO
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Games
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) Automotive
7 5 (21.74%) Oculus Rift
7 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
8 4 (17.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) 3D Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Kinect
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) WCF
9 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
9 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
9 3 (13.04%) Multithreaded Programming
10 2 (8.70%) HTC Vive

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Mule
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) GCC
1 1 (4.35%) GDB
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 5 (21.74%) Automotive
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 2 (8.70%) Finance
6 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Programmer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior
6 3 (13.04%) Junior Programmer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (13.04%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) DirectX
4 2 (8.70%) OpenGL
5 1 (4.35%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) Java EE
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Visualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Kinect
5 2 (8.70%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (8.70%) HTC Vive
6 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) 3D Visualisation
5 3 (13.04%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
5 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Code Optimisation
6 2 (8.70%) People Management
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Effects
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) OOD
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) HLSL
4 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) WSO2
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
Newcastle upon Tyne
Michael Page Technology
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