The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 30 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.40% 18.87% 8.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.69% 26.55% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 34
Average salary £85,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 113 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.02% 71.07% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 91 143
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £101,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
London

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C++
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

C++ Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

C++
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 19 (51.35%) UNIX
2 14 (37.84%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) Derivative
2 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
3 13 (35.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (35.14%) STL
3 13 (35.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 11 (29.73%) C
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
7 9 (24.32%) Front Office
8 8 (21.62%) OO
8 8 (21.62%) C#
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (21.62%) TDD
9 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (13.51%) Scala
11 5 (13.51%) Equities
11 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.51%) Perl
11 5 (13.51%) Python
12 4 (10.81%) J2EE
12 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
12 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
13 3 (8.11%) Degree
13 3 (8.11%) Tandem
13 3 (8.11%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) GDB
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Front Office
3 7 (18.92%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) C++ Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Team Leader
4 6 (16.22%) C Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (10.81%) C++ Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Trainer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (35.14%) STL
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) Guice
4 1 (2.70%) Pthreads
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Derivative
2 13 (35.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (21.62%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (13.51%) Equities
6 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (8.11%) Tandem
7 3 (8.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.70%) Robotics
8 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) UNIX
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
2 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
3 8 (21.62%) OO
3 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 3 (8.11%) OOD
4 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) C
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) Scala
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Perl
4 5 (13.51%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Clojure
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) SpamAssassin
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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