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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 157 193 139
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 108 132 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 1.27% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.33% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 122 181
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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.

1 229 (100.00%) C++
2 133 (58.08%) Finance
3 115 (50.22%) Linux
4 110 (48.03%) Unix
5 103 (44.98%) Python
5 103 (44.98%) Multithreading
6 82 (35.81%) Low Latency
7 72 (31.44%) Degree
8 63 (27.51%) STL
9 58 (25.33%) Hedge funds
10 56 (24.45%) Windows
11 47 (20.52%) C
12 43 (18.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 43 (18.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 42 (18.34%) Front Office
13 42 (18.34%) Banking
14 41 (17.90%) Software Engineering
14 41 (17.90%) OO
15 38 (16.59%) Java
16 36 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (15.28%) C#
18 33 (14.41%) Equities
19 32 (13.97%) Computer Science
20 31 (13.54%) Analytics
20 31 (13.54%) SQL
21 29 (12.66%) Fixed Income
22 28 (12.23%) Data Structures
23 27 (11.79%) Derivative
24 26 (11.35%) Algorithmic Trading
24 26 (11.35%) Electronic Trading

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (1.31%) Apache
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.44%) JBoss
3 1 (0.44%) Node.js
3 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MetaTrader
1 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) SAN
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.06%) Big Data
2 6 (2.62%) Hadoop
2 6 (2.62%) KDB
2 6 (2.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.18%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.44%) HBase
6 1 (0.44%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) OpenStack Swift
6 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.31%) GDB
2 3 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.31%) Maven
2 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.87%) GCC
3 2 (0.87%) JIRA
3 2 (0.87%) JUnit
3 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.87%) Mockito
3 2 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.44%) GitLab
4 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.44%) YourKit
General
1 133 (58.08%) Finance
2 42 (18.34%) Banking
2 42 (18.34%) Front Office
3 23 (10.04%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.62%) Games
5 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.51%) STL
2 43 (18.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (5.24%) .NET
4 8 (3.49%) Apache Flex
5 5 (2.18%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (1.75%) Web Services
6 4 (1.75%) WinForms
7 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.87%) HTML
7 2 (0.87%) MFC
7 2 (0.87%) RESTful
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.44%) HTML5
8 1 (0.44%) Kafka
8 1 (0.44%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (0.44%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (0.44%) Pthreads
8 1 (0.44%) Qt
8 1 (0.44%) Spring Integration
8 1 (0.44%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.33%) Hedge funds
2 43 (18.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (14.41%) Equities
4 32 (13.97%) Computer Science
5 29 (12.66%) Fixed Income
6 28 (12.23%) Data Structures
7 27 (11.79%) Derivative
8 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (10.04%) Mathematics
10 14 (6.11%) Algorithms
11 10 (4.37%) Fintech
12 8 (3.49%) Economics
12 8 (3.49%) Pricing Data
13 6 (2.62%) Grid Computing
14 5 (2.18%) Physics
15 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
16 3 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
17 2 (0.87%) Bitcoin
17 2 (0.87%) Blockchain
17 2 (0.87%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 115 (50.22%) Linux
2 110 (48.03%) Unix
3 56 (24.45%) Windows
4 9 (3.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (44.98%) Multithreading
2 82 (35.81%) Low Latency
3 41 (17.90%) OO
3 41 (17.90%) Software Engineering
4 36 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (13.54%) Analytics
6 26 (11.35%) Algorithmic Trading
6 26 (11.35%) Electronic Trading
7 15 (6.55%) Market Making
7 15 (6.55%) OOD
8 14 (6.11%) High Availability
9 11 (4.80%) SDLC
10 10 (4.37%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (3.49%) Proprietary Trading
11 8 (3.49%) Quantitative Trading
12 7 (3.06%) OOP
12 7 (3.06%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.06%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 6 (2.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 229 (100.00%) C++
2 103 (44.98%) Python
3 47 (20.52%) C
4 38 (16.59%) Java
5 35 (15.28%) C#
6 31 (13.54%) SQL
7 15 (6.55%) VBA
8 13 (5.68%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.68%) Scala
9 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.06%) Perl
11 3 (1.31%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.31%) OCaml
11 3 (1.31%) Ruby
11 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.31%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.87%) Erlang
12 2 (0.87%) Haskell
12 2 (0.87%) VB
12 2 (0.87%) VC++
Qualifications
1 72 (31.44%) Degree
2 2 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (5.24%) Oracle
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.87%) Intel
3 2 (0.87%) Sybase
4 1 (0.44%) Perforce
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