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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 176 219 168
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 136 126 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.03% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.11% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128 104 161
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 220 (100.00%) C++
2 145 (65.91%) Linux
3 134 (60.91%) Finance
4 110 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 107 (48.64%) UNIX
6 69 (31.36%) Python
7 67 (30.45%) Algorithms
8 62 (28.18%) Java
9 54 (24.55%) Low Latency
10 49 (22.27%) Windows
11 48 (21.82%) Front Office
11 48 (21.82%) Data Structures
12 44 (20.00%) STL
12 44 (20.00%) SQL
13 43 (19.55%) OO
14 42 (19.09%) Banking
15 41 (18.64%) C#
16 37 (16.82%) Computer Science
17 35 (15.91%) Degree
18 32 (14.55%) JavaScript
19 31 (14.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 30 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 29 (13.18%) Investment Banking
22 28 (12.73%) C
23 27 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (11.82%) Algorithmic Trading
25 24 (10.91%) Equities
26 22 (10.00%) Perl
26 22 (10.00%) Market Making
26 22 (10.00%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.45%) Maya
1 1 (0.45%) CPLEX
1 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.00%) Multicast
2 9 (4.09%) HTTP
3 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.18%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.36%) Big Data
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Maven
1 4 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.82%) CMake
1 4 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.36%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.36%) Mockito
2 3 (1.36%) JUnit
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 134 (60.91%) Finance
2 48 (21.82%) Front Office
3 42 (19.09%) Banking
4 29 (13.18%) Investment Banking
5 21 (9.55%) Legal
6 9 (4.09%) Games
7 6 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.00%) STL
2 30 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 17 (7.73%) XML
4 14 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (5.00%) SOAP
6 10 (4.55%) HTML
7 7 (3.18%) Web Services
8 4 (1.82%) .NET
8 4 (1.82%) REST
9 3 (1.36%) RESTful
9 3 (1.36%) Middleware
10 1 (0.45%) JNI
10 1 (0.45%) XSLT
10 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.45%) MFC
10 1 (0.45%) WCF
10 1 (0.45%) WPF
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 67 (30.45%) Algorithms
2 48 (21.82%) Data Structures
3 37 (16.82%) Computer Science
4 31 (14.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (10.91%) Equities
6 15 (6.82%) Mathematics
7 11 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.55%) Hedge funds
8 10 (4.55%) Derivative
9 6 (2.73%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.82%) Biometrics
11 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.91%) Physics
12 2 (0.91%) Statistics
12 2 (0.91%) Xbox
13 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.45%) Animation
13 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 145 (65.91%) Linux
2 107 (48.64%) UNIX
3 49 (22.27%) Windows
4 13 (5.91%) Solaris
5 3 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 54 (24.55%) Low Latency
3 43 (19.55%) OO
4 27 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (11.82%) Algorithmic Trading
6 22 (10.00%) Analytics
6 22 (10.00%) Market Making
7 21 (9.55%) Data Management
8 19 (8.64%) Electronic Trading
9 15 (6.82%) OOD
10 12 (5.45%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.55%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.09%) SDLC
13 8 (3.64%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 7 (3.18%) API Design
14 7 (3.18%) TDD
15 6 (2.73%) Monte Carlo Method
15 6 (2.73%) Mentoring
16 5 (2.27%) SOA
17 4 (1.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 220 (100.00%) C++
2 69 (31.36%) Python
3 62 (28.18%) Java
4 44 (20.00%) SQL
5 41 (18.64%) C#
6 32 (14.55%) JavaScript
7 28 (12.73%) C
8 22 (10.00%) Perl
9 16 (7.27%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.45%) VBA
11 4 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.82%) R
12 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.36%) VB
13 1 (0.45%) Delphi
13 1 (0.45%) Ruby
13 1 (0.45%) VC++
13 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 35 (15.91%) Degree
2 10 (4.55%) PhD
3 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) iptables
Vendors
1 6 (2.73%) Oracle
2 1 (0.45%) DataSynapse
2 1 (0.45%) Coverity
2 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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