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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 18 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 4 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.88% 4.12% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 14.81% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 40
Average salary £80,000 £82,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,750 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,750 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
35 27 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.13% 27.84% 67.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 162
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Investment Banking
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) C
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) Unix
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 6 (27.27%) KDB
6 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 6 (27.27%) Scala
6 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 6 (27.27%) Physics
6 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) VBA
7 4 (18.18%) Python
8 3 (13.64%) Cognos
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) SAS
8 3 (13.64%) Assembly Language
8 3 (13.64%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Pig
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) KDB
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.64%) HBase
2 3 (13.64%) Impala
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Front Office
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) C++ Developer
2 10 (45.45%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Quantitative Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Quantitative Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Cascading
2 3 (13.64%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (13.64%) Kafka
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 6 (27.27%) Physics
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.64%) Derivative
3 3 (13.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
1 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
3 3 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (13.64%) Functional Programming
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) MapReduce
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Use Case
3 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C
2 6 (27.27%) Scala
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) VBA
4 3 (13.64%) APL
4 3 (13.64%) Assembly Language
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Ab Initio
1 3 (13.64%) Cognos
1 3 (13.64%) Informatica
1 3 (13.64%) Teradata
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Canary Wharf, London, South East
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago