The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 292 329 324
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 14 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.068% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.073% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Average salary £95,000 £75,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.55%
C++ Quantitative 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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer across the City of London region.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Low Latency
4 9 (50.00%) Derivative
5 8 (44.44%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) Front Office
6 7 (38.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Equities
8 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
8 5 (27.78%) Python
8 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
9 4 (22.22%) Signal Processing
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
9 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
9 4 (22.22%) Statistics
9 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.11%) TDD
11 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (11.11%) LaTeX
11 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 2 (11.11%) OOD
11 2 (11.11%) Workflow
11 2 (11.11%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative 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++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LaTeX
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) STL
1 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Derivative
2 7 (38.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (33.33%) Equities
4 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 4 (22.22%) Statistics
5 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Low Latency
2 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
3 4 (22.22%) Signal Processing
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Market Making
5 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) VC++
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Basel II
1 2 (11.11%) Basel III