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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.77% 8.50% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 15.63% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
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
264 160 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 59.59% 54.42% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 140 204
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +18.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 43 (60.56%) Software Engineering
2 34 (47.89%) Java
2 34 (47.89%) C#
3 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
3 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
4 23 (32.39%) Mobile Payment
5 22 (30.99%) Mobile Banking
5 22 (30.99%) Banking
5 22 (30.99%) Mobile Commerce
6 21 (29.58%) .NET
7 20 (28.17%) Android
7 20 (28.17%) Apple iOS
8 18 (25.35%) WCF
8 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
9 17 (23.94%) iOS SDK
9 17 (23.94%) XML
10 16 (22.54%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
10 16 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
11 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.13%) Web Services
11 15 (21.13%) Games
12 14 (19.72%) SQL
12 14 (19.72%) Multithreading
13 12 (16.90%) Python
13 12 (16.90%) OpenGL
13 12 (16.90%) Degree
14 10 (14.08%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (22.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.41%) Node.js
2 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.41%) GPRS
2 1 (1.41%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) DB2
2 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (30.99%) Banking
2 15 (21.13%) Games
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 40 (56.34%) Software Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Software Developer
4 16 (22.54%) C# Developer
5 15 (21.13%) .NET Developer
5 15 (21.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Graduate
7 8 (11.27%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Programmer
7 8 (11.27%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.04%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Quality Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Software Quality Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Principal Software Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Graphics Programmer
11 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) .NET
2 18 (25.35%) WCF
3 17 (23.94%) iOS SDK
3 17 (23.94%) XML
4 15 (21.13%) Web Services
5 12 (16.90%) OpenGL
6 9 (12.68%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (8.45%) DirectX
8 4 (5.63%) CSS
8 4 (5.63%) HTML
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.23%) jQuery
10 2 (2.82%) HTML5
10 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.82%) WPF
10 2 (2.82%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.41%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.41%) Android NDK
11 1 (1.41%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
1 33 (46.48%) Computer Science
2 23 (32.39%) Mobile Payment
3 22 (30.99%) Mobile Banking
4 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
5 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
6 8 (11.27%) CUDA
6 8 (11.27%) Physics
6 8 (11.27%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.23%) Kinect
9 1 (1.41%) Open Source
9 1 (1.41%) iPhone
9 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Android
1 20 (28.17%) Apple iOS
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Software Engineering
2 22 (30.99%) Mobile Commerce
3 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.68%) 3D Visualisation
6 7 (9.86%) TDD
7 6 (8.45%) Image Processing
7 6 (8.45%) 3D Programming
8 5 (7.04%) OO
9 4 (5.63%) MVC
9 4 (5.63%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.82%) Android Development
11 2 (2.82%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.82%) Analytics
11 2 (2.82%) Project Management
11 2 (2.82%) Process Management
11 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) C#
1 34 (47.89%) Java
2 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
3 14 (19.72%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.45%) HLSL
7 5 (7.04%) Ruby
8 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.23%) C
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.04%) TickIT
1 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.04%) QA
1 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Perforce
3 1 (1.41%) Pega
3 1 (1.41%) Sencha
3 1 (1.41%) Sybase
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.41%) BT
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago