The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 47 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 3.88% 10.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 6.83% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 39
Median salary £42,500 £21,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.67% -28.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £21,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 163 293 279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.60% 56.89% 64.43%
Number of salaries quoted 145 261 242
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ 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++ in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for C++ in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
5 7 (41.18%) C#
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Line Management
6 5 (29.41%) Scala
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) Qt
8 3 (17.65%) Ruby
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Debian
9 2 (11.76%) MFC
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) JIRA
9 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
9 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems

C++
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) RS-232
1 1 (5.88%) RS-485
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
3 10 (58.82%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (58.82%) Software Developer
4 9 (52.94%) C++ Developer
5 7 (41.18%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (35.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Linux Developer
9 1 (5.88%) Graduate
9 1 (5.88%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Qt
2 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (11.76%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) DirectX
3 1 (5.88%) QML
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
5 7 (41.18%) Line Management
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) ILOG
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago