The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 291 341 316
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 11 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.008% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.009% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 12
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) STL
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
3 10 (58.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (52.94%) Lua
4 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
4 9 (52.94%) Derivative
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 9 (52.94%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Pascal
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Data Structures
6 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
7 2 (11.76%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) C
7 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Arduino
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) STL
1 10 (58.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Derivative
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Data Structures
2 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Arduino
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
2 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Lua
2 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 9 (52.94%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Pascal
3 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree