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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.35% 16.96% 8.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 23.97% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 32
Average salary £92,500 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -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
54 121 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.57% 70.76% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44 92 136
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 £50,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
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 23 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 20 (51.28%) UNIX
2 15 (38.46%) Derivative
3 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
3 14 (35.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (35.90%) Java
3 14 (35.90%) STL
3 14 (35.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (30.77%) Finance
4 12 (30.77%) C
5 10 (25.64%) Linux
5 10 (25.64%) Low Latency
6 9 (23.08%) Front Office
7 8 (20.51%) OO
7 8 (20.51%) C#
7 8 (20.51%) .NET
7 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (20.51%) TDD
7 8 (20.51%) Banking
8 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.38%) Perl
9 6 (15.38%) Python
10 5 (12.82%) Equities
10 5 (12.82%) Scala
11 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
11 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
11 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
11 4 (10.26%) OOD
11 4 (10.26%) SOA
11 4 (10.26%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (2.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) GDB
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Front Office
3 8 (20.51%) Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) C++ Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Team Leader
4 6 (15.38%) C Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) C++ Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Trainer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) STL
1 14 (35.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Guice
4 1 (2.56%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Derivative
2 14 (35.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (12.82%) Equities
6 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
7 3 (7.69%) Tandem
8 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) UNIX
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
2 10 (25.64%) Low Latency
3 8 (20.51%) TDD
3 8 (20.51%) OO
4 4 (10.26%) OOD
4 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.56%) OOP
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C
3 8 (20.51%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Clojure
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) SpamAssassin
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Sophos
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