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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 31 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.87% 11.43% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 25.81% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 3
Median salary £75,000 £100,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
87 62 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.00% 44.29% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 61 45 14
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £88,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) Degree
4 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
5 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (57.89%) Functional Programming
7 10 (52.63%) Scala
7 10 (52.63%) Analytics
7 10 (52.63%) TDD
7 10 (52.63%) Investment Banking
8 9 (47.37%) Release Management
8 9 (47.37%) Haskell
8 9 (47.37%) Erlang
8 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (47.37%) OCaml
8 9 (47.37%) F#
8 9 (47.37%) Ruby
8 9 (47.37%) N-Tier
8 9 (47.37%) OOP
8 9 (47.37%) OO
8 9 (47.37%) Clojure
8 9 (47.37%) BDD
8 9 (47.37%) Risk Analytics
8 9 (47.37%) SDLC
9 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
10 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
10 5 (26.32%) Physics
10 5 (26.32%) Java

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Berkeley DB
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) KDB
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (52.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) C++ Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Programmer
4 4 (21.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) STL
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) N-Tier
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Physics
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Derivative
5 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Functional Programming
4 10 (52.63%) Analytics
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (47.37%) OO
5 9 (47.37%) OOP
5 9 (47.37%) Release Management
5 9 (47.37%) Risk Analytics
5 9 (47.37%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 2 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (5.26%) DevOps
10 1 (5.26%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Scala
3 9 (47.37%) Clojure
3 9 (47.37%) Erlang
3 9 (47.37%) F#
3 9 (47.37%) Haskell
3 9 (47.37%) OCaml
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft