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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 21 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 47 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.41% 3.22% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.67% 6.17% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 26
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 £32,250 £31,250
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
300 227 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 53.67% 52.18% 57.82%
Number of salaries quoted 229 193 219
Average salary £30,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +13.57%
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 25 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 48 (62.34%) C#
2 35 (45.45%) Java
3 32 (41.56%) C
4 30 (38.96%) SQL
5 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
5 29 (37.66%) Degree
6 26 (33.77%) UNIX
7 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (27.27%) TDD
9 19 (24.68%) Computer Science
9 19 (24.68%) Games
9 19 (24.68%) Linux
10 17 (22.08%) Mathematics
11 16 (20.78%) Image Processing
12 15 (19.48%) Multithreading
12 15 (19.48%) OO
13 13 (16.88%) Windows
13 13 (16.88%) OpenGL
13 13 (16.88%) Physics
14 12 (15.58%) sed
14 12 (15.58%) Shell Script
14 12 (15.58%) AWK
15 11 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
15 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
16 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
17 9 (11.69%) .NET
17 9 (11.69%) Scrum
17 9 (11.69%) GIS
18 7 (9.09%) OOD
19 6 (7.79%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (2.60%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) WordPress
2 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Intranet
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
2 2 (2.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) JUnit
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) VTune
3 1 (1.30%) GDB
General
1 19 (24.68%) Games
2 4 (5.19%) Electronics
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Software Developer
3 22 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 19 (24.68%) Programmer
5 11 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 10 (12.99%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (9.09%) Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.60%) Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.60%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.60%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) OpenGL
2 9 (11.69%) .NET
3 6 (7.79%) WinForms
3 6 (7.79%) XML
4 5 (6.49%) SOAP
4 5 (6.49%) Web Services
4 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.19%) HTML
5 4 (5.19%) CSS
5 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.90%) DirectX
7 2 (2.60%) JMS
7 2 (2.60%) J2EE
7 2 (2.60%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (2.60%) RESTful
8 1 (1.30%) HTML5
8 1 (1.30%) SproutCore
8 1 (1.30%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.30%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.08%) Mathematics
3 13 (16.88%) Physics
4 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
6 9 (11.69%) GIS
7 5 (6.49%) CUDA
8 4 (5.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.60%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.30%) Social Media
10 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) UNIX
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 13 (16.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) TDD
4 16 (20.78%) Image Processing
5 15 (19.48%) Multithreading
5 15 (19.48%) OO
6 11 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
7 9 (11.69%) Scrum
8 7 (9.09%) OOD
9 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.19%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.19%) Quality Management
11 3 (3.90%) SOA
12 2 (2.60%) Software Architecture
13 1 (1.30%) Parallel Computing
13 1 (1.30%) Parallel Programming
13 1 (1.30%) Load Balancing
13 1 (1.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) C#
2 35 (45.45%) Java
3 32 (41.56%) C
4 30 (38.96%) SQL
5 12 (15.58%) AWK
5 12 (15.58%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.58%) sed
6 6 (7.79%) Ruby
6 6 (7.79%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
8 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.60%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) HLSL
11 1 (1.30%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) Sencha
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