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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 237 298 330
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 12 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Median salary £95,000 £80,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
5944 9331 11494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.89% 95.20% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 8035 9605
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 £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 20 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (95.00%) Degree
3 18 (90.00%) Hedge funds
3 18 (90.00%) Finance
3 18 (90.00%) Python
3 18 (90.00%) Unix
3 18 (90.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) Multithreading
5 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (50.00%) Low Latency
7 9 (45.00%) High-Frequency Trading
7 9 (45.00%) Windows
8 8 (40.00%) Banking
8 8 (40.00%) Market Making
9 7 (35.00%) Derivative
9 7 (35.00%) Fixed Income
10 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (25.00%) Perl
12 4 (20.00%) SQL
13 3 (15.00%) STL
14 2 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
14 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
15 1 (5.00%) Open Source
15 1 (5.00%) Analytics
15 1 (5.00%) Marketing
15 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
15 1 (5.00%) OOD
15 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio

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 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) STL
2 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Hedge funds
2 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (35.00%) Derivative
3 7 (35.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 10 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 9 (45.00%) High-Frequency Trading
4 8 (40.00%) Market Making
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (90.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Degree