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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 191 161 205
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 132 175 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.50% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.61% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 116 156 136
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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.

1 245 (100.00%) C++
2 148 (60.41%) Finance
3 103 (42.04%) Linux
4 97 (39.59%) OO
5 96 (39.18%) UNIX
6 86 (35.10%) Multithreading
7 79 (32.24%) Python
8 76 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (30.61%) Degree
10 67 (27.35%) C
11 62 (25.31%) Low Latency
12 59 (24.08%) Banking
13 58 (23.67%) Computer Science
14 51 (20.82%) Investment Banking
14 51 (20.82%) STL
15 47 (19.18%) Front Office
16 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (15.92%) Windows
18 38 (15.51%) SQL
19 37 (15.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 34 (13.88%) C#
21 32 (13.06%) OOD
22 27 (11.02%) Mathematics
22 27 (11.02%) Hedge funds
23 26 (10.61%) TDD
23 26 (10.61%) Fixed Income
24 24 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 24 (9.80%) Oracle
24 24 (9.80%) Solaris
25 23 (9.39%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (5.31%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) Wireless
2 1 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.22%) Big Data
3 2 (0.82%) KDB
3 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.82%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (5.71%) Maven
2 9 (3.67%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.45%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.22%) Subversion
5 3 (1.22%) GCC
5 3 (1.22%) GDB
6 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.41%) Hudson
7 1 (0.41%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.41%) QUnit
7 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.41%) Firebug
7 1 (0.41%) Selenium
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 148 (60.41%) Finance
2 59 (24.08%) Banking
3 51 (20.82%) Investment Banking
4 47 (19.18%) Front Office
5 12 (4.90%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.08%) Games
7 9 (3.67%) Legal
8 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.82%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.82%) STL
2 37 (15.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 15 (6.12%) .NET
4 9 (3.67%) HTML
5 4 (1.63%) WPF
5 4 (1.63%) Qt
5 4 (1.63%) XML
6 3 (1.22%) HTML5
6 3 (1.22%) LINQ
6 3 (1.22%) Django
7 2 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.82%) JSON
7 2 (0.82%) WCF
7 2 (0.82%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.82%) Pandas
7 2 (0.82%) Matplotlib
7 2 (0.82%) SciPy
7 2 (0.82%) NumPy
7 2 (0.82%) RESTful
7 2 (0.82%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.67%) Computer Science
2 41 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.02%) Mathematics
3 27 (11.02%) Hedge funds
4 26 (10.61%) Fixed Income
5 24 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (8.57%) Derivative
7 16 (6.53%) Market Risk
8 7 (2.86%) Equities
9 5 (2.04%) Physics
10 4 (1.63%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.63%) Blog
11 3 (1.22%) Statistics
12 2 (0.82%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.82%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 103 (42.04%) Linux
2 96 (39.18%) UNIX
3 39 (15.92%) Windows
4 24 (9.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.59%) OO
2 86 (35.10%) Multithreading
3 76 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (25.31%) Low Latency
5 32 (13.06%) OOD
6 26 (10.61%) TDD
7 23 (9.39%) Software Engineering
8 20 (8.16%) Analytics
9 19 (7.76%) Algorithmic Trading
10 18 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.71%) Migration
13 13 (5.31%) Risk Management
14 12 (4.90%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.90%) Electronic Trading
15 10 (4.08%) OOP
16 9 (3.67%) Scrum
16 9 (3.67%) Stress Testing
16 9 (3.67%) Software Testing
16 9 (3.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 245 (100.00%) C++
2 79 (32.24%) Python
3 67 (27.35%) C
4 38 (15.51%) SQL
5 34 (13.88%) C#
6 23 (9.39%) Java
7 17 (6.94%) Perl
8 13 (5.31%) Groovy
8 13 (5.31%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.67%) Ruby
10 7 (2.86%) VC++
11 3 (1.22%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.22%) VBA
12 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.82%) Scala
12 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.41%) Ada
Qualifications
1 75 (30.61%) Degree
2 9 (3.67%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (9.80%) Oracle
2 8 (3.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.22%) Reuters
3 3 (1.22%) Sybase
3 3 (1.22%) Ab Initio
3 3 (1.22%) Twitter
4 2 (0.82%) 29West
4 2 (0.82%) Perforce
4 2 (0.82%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.41%) HP
5 1 (0.41%) Intel
5 1 (0.41%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.41%) Motorola
5 1 (0.41%) Nokia
5 1 (0.41%) Siemens
5 1 (0.41%) VMware
5 1 (0.41%) Tieto
5 1 (0.41%) Facebook
5 1 (0.41%) Google
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago