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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 19 5 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 66 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.94% 24.18% 9.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 34.92% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 62 30
Average salary £50,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
32 189 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.07% 69.23% 55.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 179 176
Average salary £65,000 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Derivative
3 8 (40.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Front Office
4 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (25.00%) Equities
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Low Latency
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Pthreads
9 1 (5.00%) Scala
9 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (5.00%) GDB
9 1 (5.00%) Multicast

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) GDB
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Front Office
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Team Leader
3 8 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (20.00%) C++ Team Leader
5 3 (15.00%) C Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Junior C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Quantitative Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Pthreads
2 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) STL
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (45.00%) Derivative
3 5 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (25.00%) Equities
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Robotics
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
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