The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
London / City of London
Rank 218 252 313
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £75,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%

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
4744 6583 9948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.21% 95.71% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 5865 8532
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Qt
5 6 (37.50%) C
6 5 (31.25%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) People Management
10 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
10 1 (6.25%) SDLC
10 1 (6.25%) Tick Data
10 1 (6.25%) Mathematics

C++ Software Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Tick Data
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Qt
2 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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Posted: 6 days ago
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