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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Programmer
London / City of London
Rank 227 245 306
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Median salary £58,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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
4866 6198 9811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.93% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4428 5555 8583
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Market Making
3 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics

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 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (33.33%) Market Making
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree