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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 217 227 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 91 117 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.93% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 103
Average salary £81,250 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £99,250 £96,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 199 (100.00%) C++
2 129 (64.82%) Linux
3 117 (58.79%) UNIX
4 109 (54.77%) Finance
5 99 (49.75%) Multithreading
6 70 (35.18%) OO
7 59 (29.65%) Python
8 46 (23.12%) Low Latency
9 44 (22.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 43 (21.61%) Data Structures
11 39 (19.60%) Algorithms
12 32 (16.08%) STL
12 32 (16.08%) SQL
13 30 (15.08%) Solaris
13 30 (15.08%) Front Office
14 29 (14.57%) OOD
14 29 (14.57%) C#
15 28 (14.07%) Analytics
16 27 (13.57%) Computer Science
16 27 (13.57%) C
17 26 (13.07%) Java
17 26 (13.07%) JavaScript
18 22 (11.06%) Degree
18 22 (11.06%) Monte Carlo Method
18 22 (11.06%) Credit Risk
18 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (10.05%) Banking
20 18 (9.05%) Oracle
21 17 (8.54%) Shell Script
22 16 (8.04%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.50%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.51%) MySQL
3 3 (1.51%) Big Data
4 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.01%) HBase
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.50%) CMake
General
1 109 (54.77%) Finance
2 30 (15.08%) Front Office
3 20 (10.05%) Banking
4 16 (8.04%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.02%) Legal
5 8 (4.02%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.08%) STL
2 15 (7.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (5.53%) .NET
4 3 (1.51%) HTML
5 2 (1.01%) XML
5 2 (1.01%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) WCF
6 1 (0.50%) WPF
6 1 (0.50%) Qt
6 1 (0.50%) SOAP
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
6 1 (0.50%) Swing
6 1 (0.50%) REST
6 1 (0.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 43 (21.61%) Data Structures
3 39 (19.60%) Algorithms
4 27 (13.57%) Computer Science
5 22 (11.06%) Credit Risk
5 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.53%) Hedge funds
7 8 (4.02%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.01%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.01%) Equities
9 3 (1.51%) Derivative
10 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.01%) Physics
11 1 (0.50%) Open Source
11 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 129 (64.82%) Linux
2 117 (58.79%) UNIX
3 30 (15.08%) Solaris
4 12 (6.03%) Windows
5 4 (2.01%) Android
5 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.75%) Multithreading
2 70 (35.18%) OO
3 46 (23.12%) Low Latency
4 29 (14.57%) OOD
5 28 (14.07%) Analytics
6 22 (11.06%) Monte Carlo Method
7 13 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.52%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 8 (4.02%) Data Management
9 8 (4.02%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.52%) Market Making
10 7 (3.52%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (3.02%) Memory Management
12 5 (2.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.51%) Migration
12 5 (2.51%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.01%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.01%) Asset Management
13 4 (2.01%) Mobile Development
13 4 (2.01%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) C++
2 59 (29.65%) Python
3 32 (16.08%) SQL
4 29 (14.57%) C#
5 27 (13.57%) C
6 26 (13.07%) Java
6 26 (13.07%) JavaScript
7 17 (8.54%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.53%) Perl
9 6 (3.02%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.01%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.51%) Delphi
12 2 (1.01%) VB
12 2 (1.01%) R
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (11.06%) Degree
2 8 (4.02%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (9.05%) Oracle
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.01%) Borland
3 1 (0.50%) Solace
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