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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 200 152 197
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 113 179 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 1.73% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.86% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 106 154 103
Average salary £75,000 £63,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 254 (100.00%) C++
2 143 (56.30%) Linux
3 137 (53.94%) Finance
4 125 (49.21%) UNIX
5 108 (42.52%) Multithreading
6 92 (36.22%) OO
7 81 (31.89%) Python
8 64 (25.20%) Low Latency
9 50 (19.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 46 (18.11%) OOD
10 46 (18.11%) C
11 44 (17.32%) Solaris
11 44 (17.32%) STL
11 44 (17.32%) Front Office
12 42 (16.54%) C#
13 38 (14.96%) SQL
14 35 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (13.39%) Computer Science
16 33 (12.99%) Degree
17 32 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (11.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 28 (11.02%) Windows
20 26 (10.24%) Algorithms
20 26 (10.24%) Banking
20 26 (10.24%) .NET
21 24 (9.45%) Analytics
22 22 (8.66%) Data Structures
23 21 (8.27%) Oracle
24 18 (7.09%) Java
24 18 (7.09%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.39%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) Multicast
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.97%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.18%) Big Data
2 3 (1.18%) MySQL
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.39%) KDB
4 1 (0.39%) HBase
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) ClearCase
1 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.18%) Maven
3 1 (0.39%) GDB
3 1 (0.39%) GCC
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) Toad
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 137 (53.94%) Finance
2 44 (17.32%) Front Office
3 26 (10.24%) Banking
4 18 (7.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.32%) STL
2 30 (11.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 26 (10.24%) .NET
4 3 (1.18%) Qt
4 3 (1.18%) HTML
4 3 (1.18%) CORBA
4 3 (1.18%) Middleware
4 3 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.79%) XML
5 2 (0.79%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.39%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (0.39%) ODBC
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
6 1 (0.39%) ADO
6 1 (0.39%) CSS
6 1 (0.39%) JDBC
6 1 (0.39%) Swing
6 1 (0.39%) iBATIS
6 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 34 (13.39%) Computer Science
3 32 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (10.24%) Algorithms
5 22 (8.66%) Data Structures
6 18 (7.09%) Hedge funds
7 17 (6.69%) Derivative
8 16 (6.30%) Credit Risk
9 14 (5.51%) Fixed Income
10 13 (5.12%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.57%) Equities
11 4 (1.57%) Physics
12 3 (1.18%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.18%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.79%) Statistics
13 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.79%) Open Source
14 1 (0.39%) RIA
14 1 (0.39%) Swaptions
14 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 143 (56.30%) Linux
2 125 (49.21%) UNIX
3 44 (17.32%) Solaris
4 28 (11.02%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (42.52%) Multithreading
2 92 (36.22%) OO
3 64 (25.20%) Low Latency
4 46 (18.11%) OOD
5 35 (13.78%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.45%) Analytics
7 16 (6.30%) Monte Carlo Method
8 14 (5.51%) Market Making
9 13 (5.12%) Software Engineering
10 12 (4.72%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 11 (4.33%) Algorithmic Trading
12 10 (3.94%) Migration
12 10 (3.94%) TDD
13 8 (3.15%) Electronic Trading
14 7 (2.76%) Unit Testing
14 7 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (2.36%) Mentoring
15 6 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (1.97%) Technical Analysis
16 5 (1.97%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 254 (100.00%) C++
2 81 (31.89%) Python
3 46 (18.11%) C
4 42 (16.54%) C#
5 38 (14.96%) SQL
6 18 (7.09%) Java
7 15 (5.91%) JavaScript
8 14 (5.51%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.12%) Perl
10 7 (2.76%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.36%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.57%) VC++
12 4 (1.57%) VBA
13 3 (1.18%) Groovy
13 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.79%) Pascal
14 2 (0.79%) Delphi
14 2 (0.79%) R
14 2 (0.79%) Lua
Qualifications
1 33 (12.99%) Degree
2 10 (3.94%) PhD
Vendors
1 21 (8.27%) Oracle
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.18%) Ab Initio
4 2 (0.79%) Sybase
5 1 (0.39%) Borland
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.39%) Reuters
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