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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 29 21 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.34% 9.14% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.26% 16.35% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 11
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,050 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
279 208 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 55.36% 55.91% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 240 186 214
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (74.44%) Java
2 51 (56.67%) C#
3 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (37.78%) Software Engineering
5 32 (35.56%) Computer Science
6 31 (34.44%) C
6 31 (34.44%) SQL
7 30 (33.33%) XML
7 30 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 27 (30.00%) Web Services
8 27 (30.00%) UNIX
9 26 (28.89%) Degree
10 25 (27.78%) Mobile Payment
11 24 (26.67%) Linux
12 23 (25.56%) Mobile Commerce
12 23 (25.56%) Banking
12 23 (25.56%) Mobile Banking
13 19 (21.11%) Client/Server
13 19 (21.11%) Android
13 19 (21.11%) Apple iOS
14 17 (18.89%) .NET
14 17 (18.89%) Waterfall
14 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
15 15 (16.67%) SOAP
15 15 (16.67%) WCF
15 15 (16.67%) iOS SDK
15 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 14 (15.56%) Python
17 13 (14.44%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (14.44%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.11%) VTune
3 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 23 (25.56%) Banking
2 8 (8.89%) Games
3 2 (2.22%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (61.11%) Developer
2 34 (37.78%) Software Engineer
3 32 (35.56%) Software Developer
4 15 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Graduate
6 12 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 12 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Programmer
8 8 (8.89%) Quality Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) Software Quality Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Principal Software Developer
10 5 (5.56%) SQL Programmer
10 5 (5.56%) Java Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.33%) XML
2 27 (30.00%) Web Services
3 17 (18.89%) .NET
4 15 (16.67%) SOAP
4 15 (16.67%) WCF
4 15 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 8 (8.89%) OpenGL
6 7 (7.78%) HTML
6 7 (7.78%) CSS
7 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.44%) HTML5
8 4 (4.44%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.33%) Ember.js
9 3 (3.33%) SproutCore
9 3 (3.33%) jQuery
10 2 (2.22%) WPF
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.11%) CSS3
11 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.11%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.56%) Computer Science
2 30 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 25 (27.78%) Mobile Payment
4 23 (25.56%) Mobile Banking
5 19 (21.11%) Client/Server
6 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
7 9 (10.00%) CUDA
8 7 (7.78%) Visualisation
9 5 (5.56%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.33%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.33%) Physics
11 2 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (2.22%) iPhone
12 1 (1.11%) Open Source
12 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) UNIX
2 24 (26.67%) Linux
3 19 (21.11%) Android
3 19 (21.11%) Apple iOS
4 9 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.78%) Software Engineering
3 23 (25.56%) Mobile Commerce
4 17 (18.89%) Waterfall
5 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.22%) OO
6 11 (12.22%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.78%) TDD
7 7 (7.78%) Image Processing
7 7 (7.78%) 3D Visualisation
8 6 (6.67%) MVC
9 4 (4.44%) Scrum
10 3 (3.33%) OOP
10 3 (3.33%) Android Development
10 3 (3.33%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.33%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.22%) Analytics
11 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.22%) Project Management
11 2 (2.22%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) Java
2 51 (56.67%) C#
3 31 (34.44%) C
3 31 (34.44%) SQL
4 14 (15.56%) Python
5 13 (14.44%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.11%) Ruby
7 9 (10.00%) Perl
8 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.56%) PHP
10 4 (4.44%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.33%) AWK
11 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.33%) sed
12 1 (1.11%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) ISO 9001
1 8 (8.89%) TickIT
1 8 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 8 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.89%) QA
1 8 (8.89%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Sencha
3 2 (2.22%) Perforce
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago