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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 47 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.48% 4.15% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 6.30% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 25
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
219 254 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.34% 65.80% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 202 228 218
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,600 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) Games
6 5 (20.83%) Automotive
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Oculus Rift
7 4 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (16.67%) Scala
7 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.67%) Ruby
7 4 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) OOD
8 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (12.50%) Kinect
8 3 (12.50%) Prototyping

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) Mule
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) GCC
2 1 (4.17%) GDB
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 5 (20.83%) Automotive
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) Software Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (8.33%) DirectX
3 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
3 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) MFC
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) QML
4 1 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Oculus Rift
2 3 (12.50%) Kinect
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) HTC Vive
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 6 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 2 (8.33%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) HLSL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) WSO2
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Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £45, 000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago