The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 255 297 344
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.11% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Median salary £100,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
C++ Programmer
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
6281 9529 11982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8135 10138
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured C++ Programmer in the job title.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the City of London region.

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the City of London

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the City of London

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, C++ Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
3 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Hedge funds
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
7 4 (28.57%) Market Making
7 4 (28.57%) Derivative
7 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
9 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (14.29%) Equities
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) C
9 2 (14.29%) STL
10 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
10 1 (7.14%) OOD
10 1 (7.14%) OO
10 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Hedge funds
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (28.57%) Derivative
4 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
5 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 2 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
2 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
3 4 (28.57%) Market Making
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago