The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 16 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 49 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.78% 3.15% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 6.28% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 23
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £41,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 223 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.69% 50.11% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 189 222
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Tyne and Wear

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 1 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 50 (64.10%) C#
2 38 (48.72%) Java
3 36 (46.15%) C
4 32 (41.03%) SQL
5 30 (38.46%) UNIX
6 29 (37.18%) Degree
7 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
8 22 (28.21%) Linux
9 21 (26.92%) TDD
10 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (24.36%) Games
12 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
13 16 (20.51%) Image Processing
14 15 (19.23%) Mathematics
14 15 (19.23%) Multithreading
15 14 (17.95%) OO
16 13 (16.67%) Windows
16 13 (16.67%) OpenGL
16 13 (16.67%) Client/Server
17 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
17 12 (15.38%) AWK
17 12 (15.38%) Physics
17 12 (15.38%) sed
18 11 (14.10%) 3D Visualisation
18 11 (14.10%) Visualisation
19 9 (11.54%) GIS
19 9 (11.54%) XML
20 8 (10.26%) SOAP
20 8 (10.26%) Web Services
20 8 (10.26%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.28%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) WordPress
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Intranet
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) VTune
3 1 (1.28%) GDB
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (24.36%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 27 (34.62%) Software Developer
3 21 (26.92%) Software Engineer
4 20 (25.64%) Programmer
5 10 (12.82%) C++ Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (10.26%) Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Java Architect
11 3 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 9 (11.54%) XML
3 8 (10.26%) SOAP
3 8 (10.26%) Web Services
3 8 (10.26%) .NET
4 6 (7.69%) WinForms
5 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.85%) DirectX
6 3 (3.85%) CSS
6 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.56%) J2EE
7 2 (2.56%) JMS
7 2 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (2.56%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.56%) RESTful
8 1 (1.28%) Qt
8 1 (1.28%) HTML5
8 1 (1.28%) SproutCore
8 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 13 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 12 (15.38%) Physics
5 11 (14.10%) Visualisation
6 9 (11.54%) GIS
7 5 (6.41%) CUDA
8 4 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.56%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.28%) Social Media
10 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) UNIX
2 22 (28.21%) Linux
3 13 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
2 21 (26.92%) TDD
3 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.51%) Image Processing
5 15 (19.23%) Multithreading
6 14 (17.95%) OO
7 11 (14.10%) 3D Visualisation
8 8 (10.26%) Scrum
8 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.97%) OOD
10 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.13%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.13%) Static Code Analysis
12 3 (3.85%) SOA
13 2 (2.56%) Software Architecture
14 1 (1.28%) Parallel Computing
14 1 (1.28%) Parallel Programming
14 1 (1.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (1.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) C#
2 38 (48.72%) Java
3 36 (46.15%) C
4 32 (41.03%) SQL
5 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.38%) AWK
5 12 (15.38%) sed
6 6 (7.69%) Perl
6 6 (7.69%) Python
6 6 (7.69%) Ruby
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.13%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.56%) Scala
9 1 (1.28%) HLSL
9 1 (1.28%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Sencha
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
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