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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 26 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.90% 6.95% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.58% 12.09% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 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 £24,100 £34,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
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
302 215 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 62.79% 57.49% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 261 194 201
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
2 42 (56.76%) C#
3 33 (44.59%) Computer Science
4 31 (41.89%) Mathematics
4 31 (41.89%) Java
5 21 (28.38%) .NET
6 20 (27.03%) Games
6 20 (27.03%) Degree
6 20 (27.03%) Android
7 18 (24.32%) WCF
8 17 (22.97%) XML
8 17 (22.97%) Apple iOS
8 17 (22.97%) Mobile Payment
9 16 (21.62%) Mobile Banking
9 16 (21.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
9 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.62%) Mobile Commerce
9 16 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
9 16 (21.62%) Banking
10 15 (20.27%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
10 15 (20.27%) SQL
10 15 (20.27%) Web Services
10 15 (20.27%) Mobile App
11 14 (18.92%) iOS SDK
11 14 (18.92%) OpenGL

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.35%) GPRS
2 1 (1.35%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.05%) JUnit
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.35%) Redmine
4 1 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.35%) LoadUI
General
1 20 (27.03%) Games
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) German Language
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 40 (54.05%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 15 (20.27%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (18.92%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 11 (14.86%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) Graduate
9 9 (12.16%) Programmer
10 8 (10.81%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (9.46%) C++ Developer
12 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Developer
13 4 (5.41%) C++ Programmer
13 4 (5.41%) Software Programmer
13 4 (5.41%) Graphics Programmer
14 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
14 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
14 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
15 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) .NET
2 18 (24.32%) WCF
3 17 (22.97%) XML
4 16 (21.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 15 (20.27%) Web Services
6 14 (18.92%) OpenGL
6 14 (18.92%) iOS SDK
7 10 (13.51%) DirectX
8 5 (6.76%) CSS
8 5 (6.76%) HTML
9 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.05%) jQuery
9 3 (4.05%) HTML5
10 2 (2.70%) J2EE
10 2 (2.70%) JMS
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.70%) WPF
10 2 (2.70%) CSS3
10 2 (2.70%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.35%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.59%) Computer Science
2 31 (41.89%) Mathematics
3 17 (22.97%) Mobile Payment
4 16 (21.62%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
5 15 (20.27%) 3D Graphics
5 15 (20.27%) Mobile App
6 11 (14.86%) Physics
7 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
8 6 (8.11%) CUDA
9 3 (4.05%) Kinect
9 3 (4.05%) Open Source
10 1 (1.35%) iPhone
10 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Android
2 17 (22.97%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) UNIX
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
2 16 (21.62%) Mobile Commerce
3 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.27%) Multithreading
4 9 (12.16%) 3D Programming
5 8 (10.81%) OO
6 7 (9.46%) 3D Visualisation
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) TDD
8 5 (6.76%) Android Development
9 4 (5.41%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.41%) Image Processing
9 4 (5.41%) MVC
9 4 (5.41%) OOP
10 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.70%) RUP
10 2 (2.70%) Project Management
10 2 (2.70%) Process Management
10 2 (2.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) C#
2 31 (41.89%) Java
3 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
4 15 (20.27%) SQL
5 10 (13.51%) HLSL
5 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.16%) Python
7 5 (6.76%) C
8 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) Scala
10 1 (1.35%) GLSL
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) PhD
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.70%) TickIT
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.70%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.70%) Perforce
3 2 (2.70%) Pega
4 1 (1.35%) Sencha
4 1 (1.35%) BT
4 1 (1.35%) Sybase
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.35%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 15 hours 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: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago