The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.88% 11.55% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 16.99% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 13
Average salary £82,500 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £80,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £120,000 £106,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 206 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.71% 67.99% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 157 140
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) XPath
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Equity Risk

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Statistician
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSL
1 1 (14.29%) UIKit
1 1 (14.29%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Equity Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
1 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Google