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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 173 199 162
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 124 129 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.11% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.20% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 116 111 157
Average salary £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
8800 10739 10997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.04% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 9046 9719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 225 (100.00%) C++
2 154 (68.44%) Linux
3 137 (60.89%) Finance
4 114 (50.67%) Multithreading
5 108 (48.00%) UNIX
6 75 (33.33%) Python
7 63 (28.00%) Algorithms
8 62 (27.56%) Java
9 57 (25.33%) Windows
9 57 (25.33%) Low Latency
10 56 (24.89%) Front Office
11 53 (23.56%) STL
12 50 (22.22%) Banking
13 47 (20.89%) SQL
14 46 (20.44%) Degree
15 43 (19.11%) OO
16 42 (18.67%) C#
17 41 (18.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 40 (17.78%) Data Structures
18 40 (17.78%) Computer Science
19 37 (16.44%) C
20 33 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (13.78%) Investment Banking
22 30 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
23 29 (12.89%) JavaScript
23 29 (12.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 23 (10.22%) Perl
24 23 (10.22%) Equities
25 22 (9.78%) Market Making
26 21 (9.33%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Maya
1 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.89%) Multicast
2 9 (4.00%) HTTP
3 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.78%) Big Data
2 4 (1.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.44%) HBase
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Maven
1 6 (2.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.22%) Mercurial
2 5 (2.22%) Mockito
2 5 (2.22%) JUnit
3 4 (1.78%) CMake
4 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 137 (60.89%) Finance
2 56 (24.89%) Front Office
3 50 (22.22%) Banking
4 31 (13.78%) Investment Banking
5 21 (9.33%) Legal
6 5 (2.22%) Games
6 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.56%) STL
2 41 (18.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
4 17 (7.56%) XML
5 11 (4.89%) SOAP
6 9 (4.00%) Web Services
6 9 (4.00%) HTML
7 5 (2.22%) .NET
7 5 (2.22%) RESTful
8 4 (1.78%) REST
9 3 (1.33%) MFC
9 3 (1.33%) Middleware
10 1 (0.44%) JNI
10 1 (0.44%) XSLT
10 1 (0.44%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Thrift
10 1 (0.44%) WCF
10 1 (0.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.00%) Algorithms
2 40 (17.78%) Data Structures
2 40 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 29 (12.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (10.22%) Equities
5 17 (7.56%) Hedge funds
6 15 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 15 (6.67%) Derivative
7 12 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.78%) Biometrics
9 3 (1.33%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.89%) Statistics
10 2 (0.89%) Physics
10 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.89%) Xbox
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 154 (68.44%) Linux
2 108 (48.00%) UNIX
3 57 (25.33%) Windows
4 16 (7.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (50.67%) Multithreading
2 57 (25.33%) Low Latency
3 43 (19.11%) OO
4 33 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 22 (9.78%) Market Making
7 21 (9.33%) Data Management
8 19 (8.44%) Electronic Trading
8 19 (8.44%) Analytics
9 17 (7.56%) Risk Management
10 16 (7.11%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.67%) OOD
12 12 (5.33%) SDLC
13 10 (4.44%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 9 (4.00%) TDD
15 5 (2.22%) SOA
15 5 (2.22%) E-Commerce
15 5 (2.22%) OOP
15 5 (2.22%) Unit Testing
16 3 (1.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 225 (100.00%) C++
2 75 (33.33%) Python
3 62 (27.56%) Java
4 47 (20.89%) SQL
5 42 (18.67%) C#
6 37 (16.44%) C
7 29 (12.89%) JavaScript
8 23 (10.22%) Perl
9 16 (7.11%) Shell Script
10 15 (6.67%) VBA
11 6 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.33%) R
12 3 (1.33%) VC++
12 3 (1.33%) VB
13 2 (0.89%) Scala
14 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.44%) AWK
14 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (20.44%) Degree
2 9 (4.00%) PhD
3 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) iptables
Vendors
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle
2 1 (0.44%) DataSynapse
2 1 (0.44%) Coverity
2 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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