The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 26 15 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.20% 11.25% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 12.86% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 11
Average salary £97,500 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 140 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 93.96% 87.50% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 146 112 327
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £95,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Developer
London

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
3 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 8 (50.00%) C
5 7 (43.75%) STL
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (43.75%) Low Latency
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (12.50%) Tandem
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (12.50%) Perl
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) OOD
9 2 (12.50%) SOA
9 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
10 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (6.25%) Middleware
10 1 (6.25%) PhD
10 1 (6.25%) VBA
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) STL
1 7 (43.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Tandem
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 7 (43.75%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) C
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle