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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 206 252 200
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 95 97 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.76% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.82% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 89 70 125
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
9379 11763 10871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.49% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8047 9959 9358
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,450 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 205 (100.00%) C++
2 138 (67.32%) Linux
3 130 (63.41%) Finance
4 108 (52.68%) UNIX
5 106 (51.71%) Multithreading
6 64 (31.22%) OO
7 53 (25.85%) Python
8 50 (24.39%) Data Structures
9 49 (23.90%) Algorithms
10 46 (22.44%) Java
11 43 (20.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (20.00%) Low Latency
13 39 (19.02%) Front Office
14 38 (18.54%) SQL
14 38 (18.54%) STL
15 36 (17.56%) Banking
16 32 (15.61%) Computer Science
17 31 (15.12%) C#
18 29 (14.15%) Investment Banking
19 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
20 27 (13.17%) Degree
21 26 (12.68%) C
22 25 (12.20%) OOD
22 25 (12.20%) Analytics
23 23 (11.22%) Solaris
24 22 (10.73%) Monte Carlo Method
24 22 (10.73%) Credit Risk
24 22 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
25 21 (10.24%) Data Management
25 21 (10.24%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (0.98%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.44%) Multicast
3 4 (1.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.98%) HBase
3 2 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) CMake
2 1 (0.49%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.49%) Ant
2 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 130 (63.41%) Finance
2 39 (19.02%) Front Office
3 36 (17.56%) Banking
4 29 (14.15%) Investment Banking
5 21 (10.24%) Legal
6 8 (3.90%) Games
6 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.54%) STL
2 19 (9.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (6.83%) XML
4 10 (4.88%) SOAP
5 7 (3.41%) HTML
6 3 (1.46%) .NET
6 3 (1.46%) Web Services
6 3 (1.46%) REST
6 3 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.98%) Middleware
8 1 (0.49%) JNI
8 1 (0.49%) XSLT
8 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.49%) WCF
8 1 (0.49%) WPF
8 1 (0.49%) Qt
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 50 (24.39%) Data Structures
2 49 (23.90%) Algorithms
3 43 (20.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (15.61%) Computer Science
5 22 (10.73%) Credit Risk
6 19 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.88%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.90%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.90%) Equities
9 5 (2.44%) Derivative
10 3 (1.46%) Biometrics
10 3 (1.46%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.46%) Physics
11 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.49%) Statistics
12 1 (0.49%) Animation
12 1 (0.49%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 138 (67.32%) Linux
2 108 (52.68%) UNIX
3 23 (11.22%) Solaris
4 20 (9.76%) Windows
5 4 (1.95%) Android
5 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (51.71%) Multithreading
2 64 (31.22%) OO
3 41 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 25 (12.20%) Analytics
4 25 (12.20%) OOD
5 22 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (10.73%) Monte Carlo Method
6 21 (10.24%) Data Management
7 10 (4.88%) Algorithmic Trading
8 9 (4.39%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 8 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.90%) Market Making
9 8 (3.90%) SDLC
10 6 (2.93%) Memory Management
10 6 (2.93%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (2.93%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.44%) SOA
11 5 (2.44%) Migration
11 5 (2.44%) Software Engineering
12 4 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) C++
2 53 (25.85%) Python
3 46 (22.44%) Java
4 38 (18.54%) SQL
5 31 (15.12%) C#
6 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.68%) C
8 19 (9.27%) Shell Script
9 16 (7.80%) Perl
10 6 (2.93%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.44%) VB
12 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.46%) Delphi
13 2 (0.98%) R
14 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (13.17%) Degree
2 11 (5.37%) PhD
3 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (6.34%) Oracle
2 2 (0.98%) Borland
3 1 (0.49%) DataSynapse
3 1 (0.49%) Solace
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