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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 203 159 204
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 126 178 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 1.50% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.62% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 110 155 133
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

1 229 (100.00%) C++
2 139 (60.70%) Finance
3 95 (41.48%) OO
4 93 (40.61%) Linux
5 84 (36.68%) UNIX
6 75 (32.75%) Degree
7 73 (31.88%) Multithreading
8 72 (31.44%) Python
9 64 (27.95%) C
10 57 (24.89%) Computer Science
11 56 (24.45%) Low Latency
12 55 (24.02%) Banking
13 54 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (21.40%) Investment Banking
15 45 (19.65%) STL
16 43 (18.78%) Front Office
17 42 (18.34%) Windows
18 38 (16.59%) SQL
19 33 (14.41%) C#
19 33 (14.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 29 (12.66%) OOD
21 27 (11.79%) TDD
21 27 (11.79%) Hedge funds
22 26 (11.35%) Fixed Income
23 24 (10.48%) Software Engineering
23 24 (10.48%) Oracle
24 23 (10.04%) Java
24 23 (10.04%) Mathematics
25 22 (9.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 21 (9.17%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (6.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (2.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.44%) IIS
3 1 (0.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Wireless
2 1 (0.44%) Multicast
2 1 (0.44%) PBX
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.31%) Big Data
3 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.87%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.44%) KDB
Development Applications
1 14 (6.11%) Maven
2 9 (3.93%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.06%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.62%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.75%) GCC
5 4 (1.75%) GDB
6 3 (1.31%) Subversion
7 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.44%) QUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.44%) Hudson
8 1 (0.44%) JIRA
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) Firebug
General
1 139 (60.70%) Finance
2 55 (24.02%) Banking
3 49 (21.40%) Investment Banking
4 43 (18.78%) Front Office
5 11 (4.80%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.37%) Games
7 9 (3.93%) Legal
8 6 (2.62%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Advertising
9 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Automotive
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.65%) STL
2 33 (14.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (3.93%) HTML
3 9 (3.93%) .NET
4 5 (2.18%) WPF
4 5 (2.18%) Qt
5 4 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.31%) LINQ
6 3 (1.31%) Django
6 3 (1.31%) XML
6 3 (1.31%) HTML5
7 2 (0.87%) SciPy
7 2 (0.87%) NumPy
7 2 (0.87%) Matplotlib
7 2 (0.87%) RESTful
7 2 (0.87%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.87%) Pandas
7 2 (0.87%) JSON
7 2 (0.87%) Middleware
7 2 (0.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.89%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.79%) Hedge funds
3 26 (11.35%) Fixed Income
4 23 (10.04%) Mathematics
5 22 (9.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (8.73%) Derivative
7 16 (6.99%) Market Risk
8 9 (3.93%) Equities
9 4 (1.75%) Blog
9 4 (1.75%) Physics
9 4 (1.75%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.87%) Statistics
10 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.44%) Handset
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 93 (40.61%) Linux
2 84 (36.68%) UNIX
3 42 (18.34%) Windows
4 21 (9.17%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (41.48%) OO
2 73 (31.88%) Multithreading
3 56 (24.45%) Low Latency
4 54 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (12.66%) OOD
6 27 (11.79%) TDD
7 24 (10.48%) Software Engineering
8 19 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.30%) Analytics
9 18 (7.86%) Algorithmic Trading
10 14 (6.11%) Migration
11 13 (5.68%) Risk Management
12 12 (5.24%) Unit Testing
13 11 (4.80%) Electronic Trading
14 10 (4.37%) Scrum
15 9 (3.93%) OOP
15 9 (3.93%) Stress Testing
15 9 (3.93%) Software Testing
15 9 (3.93%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 8 (3.49%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 229 (100.00%) C++
2 72 (31.44%) Python
3 64 (27.95%) C
4 38 (16.59%) SQL
5 33 (14.41%) C#
6 23 (10.04%) Java
7 16 (6.99%) Perl
8 13 (5.68%) Groovy
9 12 (5.24%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.93%) Ruby
11 6 (2.62%) VC++
12 3 (1.31%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.87%) Scala
13 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.44%) R
14 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.44%) AWK
14 1 (0.44%) Jython
14 1 (0.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 75 (32.75%) Degree
2 8 (3.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (10.48%) Oracle
2 7 (3.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.75%) Sybase
4 3 (1.31%) Twitter
5 2 (0.87%) 29West
5 2 (0.87%) Perforce
5 2 (0.87%) Siemens
5 2 (0.87%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.87%) Reuters
6 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.44%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) Intel
6 1 (0.44%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.44%) Motorola
6 1 (0.44%) Nokia
6 1 (0.44%) VMware
6 1 (0.44%) Mitel
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) Polycom
6 1 (0.44%) Tieto
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