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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.82% 4.87% 8.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 7.49% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 36
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,000 £50,000
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 205 267 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.56% 64.96% 62.04%
Number of salaries quoted 185 243 251
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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

C++
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Newcastle upon Tyne

C++
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Scala
5 8 (36.36%) SDLC
6 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
6 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) Python
7 6 (27.27%) Ruby
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) OO
9 4 (18.18%) Line Management
10 3 (13.64%) OOD
10 3 (13.64%) Games
10 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 2 (9.09%) Physics
11 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 2 (9.09%) Automotive
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
11 2 (9.09%) DirectX
11 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
11 2 (9.09%) OOP
11 2 (9.09%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Mule
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.09%) Gradle
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
1 16 (72.73%) Software Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Games Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Games Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) DirectX
2 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) MFC
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) QML
3 1 (4.55%) Qt
3 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) HTC Vive
1 2 (9.09%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Line Management
7 4 (18.18%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) OOD
8 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Code Optimisation
9 2 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 2 (9.09%) OOP
9 2 (9.09%) Physics
9 2 (9.09%) Visual Effects
9 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
10 1 (4.55%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Scala
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) HLSL
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago