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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 187 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 122 178 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.50% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.61% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 110 151 135
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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.

1 254 (100.00%) C++
2 144 (56.69%) Finance
3 134 (52.76%) Linux
4 117 (46.06%) UNIX
5 97 (38.19%) Multithreading
6 93 (36.61%) OO
7 86 (33.86%) Python
8 67 (26.38%) Low Latency
9 56 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (21.65%) C
11 52 (20.47%) Degree
12 48 (18.90%) Computer Science
13 47 (18.50%) STL
14 44 (17.32%) SQL
14 44 (17.32%) Front Office
14 44 (17.32%) Banking
15 43 (16.93%) C#
15 43 (16.93%) OOD
16 39 (15.35%) Solaris
17 38 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (14.17%) Investment Banking
19 35 (13.78%) Windows
20 33 (12.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 31 (12.20%) Algorithms
21 31 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 28 (11.02%) Data Structures
23 26 (10.24%) .NET
24 23 (9.06%) Perl
25 20 (7.87%) Java
26 19 (7.48%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.97%) WebLogic
1 5 (1.97%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.57%) Big Data
2 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.18%) MySQL
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) KDB
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) ClearCase
1 6 (2.36%) Maven
1 6 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.39%) GCC
2 1 (0.39%) GDB
2 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.39%) Toad
2 1 (0.39%) Subversion
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 144 (56.69%) Finance
2 44 (17.32%) Front Office
2 44 (17.32%) Banking
3 36 (14.17%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.97%) Games
4 5 (1.97%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) German Language
6 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (18.50%) STL
2 33 (12.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 26 (10.24%) .NET
4 6 (2.36%) HTML
5 5 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.18%) CORBA
7 2 (0.79%) Qt
7 2 (0.79%) Middleware
7 2 (0.79%) XML
7 2 (0.79%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.39%) HTML5
8 1 (0.39%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (0.39%) ODBC
8 1 (0.39%) Web Services
8 1 (0.39%) ADO
8 1 (0.39%) CSS
8 1 (0.39%) JDBC
8 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.39%) JSON
8 1 (0.39%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 31 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (11.02%) Data Structures
5 19 (7.48%) Hedge funds
5 19 (7.48%) Fixed Income
6 17 (6.69%) Derivative
7 16 (6.30%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.36%) Market Risk
8 6 (2.36%) Equities
9 4 (1.57%) Physics
10 3 (1.18%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.79%) Statistics
11 2 (0.79%) Open Source
12 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.39%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.39%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 134 (52.76%) Linux
2 117 (46.06%) UNIX
3 39 (15.35%) Solaris
4 35 (13.78%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (38.19%) Multithreading
2 93 (36.61%) OO
3 67 (26.38%) Low Latency
4 56 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (16.93%) OOD
6 16 (6.30%) TDD
7 15 (5.91%) Algorithmic Trading
7 15 (5.91%) Software Engineering
7 15 (5.91%) Market Making
8 13 (5.12%) Unit Testing
9 12 (4.72%) Electronic Trading
9 12 (4.72%) Migration
10 11 (4.33%) Analytics
10 11 (4.33%) Mentoring
10 11 (4.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 10 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.54%) OOP
13 7 (2.76%) Scrum
13 7 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (2.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 254 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (33.86%) Python
3 55 (21.65%) C
4 44 (17.32%) SQL
5 43 (16.93%) C#
6 23 (9.06%) Perl
7 20 (7.87%) Java
8 16 (6.30%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.12%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.36%) VC++
11 5 (1.97%) Groovy
11 5 (1.97%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.57%) VBA
13 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.79%) R
14 2 (0.79%) Lua
14 2 (0.79%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.79%) Pascal
14 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (20.47%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) PhD
Vendors
1 19 (7.48%) Oracle
2 6 (2.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.18%) Sybase
3 3 (1.18%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.39%) Twitter
4 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.39%) Reuters
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