The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 195 237 179
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 117 114 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.88% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.95% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 111 89 155
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +15.33%
C++ Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9545 11988 11216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.12% 92.41% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8213 10152 9680
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the City of London region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 223 (100.00%) C++
2 148 (66.37%) Linux
3 139 (62.33%) Finance
4 109 (48.88%) Multithreading
5 107 (47.98%) UNIX
6 58 (26.01%) Python
7 57 (25.56%) Algorithms
8 55 (24.66%) OO
9 54 (24.22%) Java
10 49 (21.97%) Data Structures
11 46 (20.63%) Front Office
12 45 (20.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 45 (20.18%) SQL
12 45 (20.18%) Low Latency
13 41 (18.39%) Banking
14 37 (16.59%) C#
14 37 (16.59%) Windows
15 36 (16.14%) STL
16 34 (15.25%) Computer Science
17 33 (14.80%) Degree
18 32 (14.35%) Analytics
19 30 (13.45%) JavaScript
20 28 (12.56%) Investment Banking
21 25 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (10.31%) C
23 22 (9.87%) Credit Risk
23 22 (9.87%) Monte Carlo Method
24 21 (9.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 21 (9.42%) Data Management
24 21 (9.42%) Legal

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (0.90%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.48%) Multicast
2 8 (3.59%) HTTP
3 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.48%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.90%) HBase
3 2 (0.90%) Big Data
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) CMake
2 3 (1.35%) Maven
3 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.90%) Mockito
3 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.90%) JUnit
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 139 (62.33%) Finance
2 46 (20.63%) Front Office
3 41 (18.39%) Banking
4 28 (12.56%) Investment Banking
5 21 (9.42%) Legal
6 9 (4.04%) Games
7 8 (3.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.90%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.14%) STL
2 21 (9.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (8.07%) XML
4 11 (4.93%) HTML
4 11 (4.93%) SOAP
5 9 (4.04%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (2.69%) Web Services
7 4 (1.79%) .NET
7 4 (1.79%) Middleware
7 4 (1.79%) REST
8 2 (0.90%) RESTful
9 1 (0.45%) WCF
9 1 (0.45%) WPF
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Thrift
9 1 (0.45%) JNI
9 1 (0.45%) XSLT
9 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.56%) Algorithms
2 49 (21.97%) Data Structures
3 45 (20.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (15.25%) Computer Science
5 22 (9.87%) Credit Risk
6 19 (8.52%) Equities
7 16 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (5.38%) Mathematics
9 10 (4.48%) Hedge funds
10 8 (3.59%) Derivative
11 4 (1.79%) Biometrics
11 4 (1.79%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.90%) Statistics
12 2 (0.90%) Physics
13 1 (0.45%) Xbox
13 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.45%) Animation
13 1 (0.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 148 (66.37%) Linux
2 107 (47.98%) UNIX
3 37 (16.59%) Windows
4 16 (7.17%) Solaris
5 4 (1.79%) Android
5 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (48.88%) Multithreading
2 55 (24.66%) OO
3 45 (20.18%) Low Latency
4 32 (14.35%) Analytics
5 25 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.87%) Monte Carlo Method
7 21 (9.42%) Data Management
8 19 (8.52%) Algorithmic Trading
8 19 (8.52%) OOD
9 18 (8.07%) Market Making
10 16 (7.17%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (4.48%) API Design
12 8 (3.59%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 7 (3.14%) SDLC
13 7 (3.14%) Risk Management
14 6 (2.69%) TDD
14 6 (2.69%) Software Engineering
14 6 (2.69%) Memory Management
15 5 (2.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 223 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (26.01%) Python
3 54 (24.22%) Java
4 45 (20.18%) SQL
5 37 (16.59%) C#
6 30 (13.45%) JavaScript
7 23 (10.31%) C
8 18 (8.07%) Perl
9 16 (7.17%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.59%) VBA
11 5 (2.24%) VB
11 5 (2.24%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.90%) R
13 2 (0.90%) Delphi
14 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.80%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) PhD
3 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) iptables
Vendors
1 11 (4.93%) Oracle
2 2 (0.90%) Borland
3 1 (0.45%) DataSynapse
3 1 (0.45%) Solace
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