The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 76 44
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 340 360 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.14% 3.52% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.48% 7.16% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 307 331 484
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3585 5027 5701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.15% 49.18% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3196 4495 4947
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

C++ Salary Trend in the City of London

C++
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 376 (52.51%) Java
2 358 (50.00%) Finance
3 339 (47.35%) Python
4 281 (39.25%) Linux
5 220 (30.73%) Unix
6 206 (28.77%) Degree
7 188 (26.26%) C#
8 183 (25.56%) Low Latency
9 172 (24.02%) SQL
10 161 (22.49%) Multithreading
11 157 (21.93%) OO
12 154 (21.51%) Computer Science
13 151 (21.09%) C
14 147 (20.53%) Banking
15 140 (19.55%) Front Office
16 128 (17.88%) Hedge funds
17 127 (17.74%) Windows
18 116 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
19 113 (15.78%) Software Engineering
20 107 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
21 100 (13.97%) Equities
22 99 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 96 (13.41%) Mathematics
24 95 (13.27%) .NET
25 84 (11.73%) STL
26 82 (11.45%) Analytics
27 74 (10.34%) Electronic Trading
28 73 (10.20%) Investment Banking
29 72 (10.06%) Fixed Income
30 71 (9.92%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (3.07%) Apache Spark
2 21 (2.93%) IIS
3 18 (2.51%) Apache
4 17 (2.37%) SAS
5 12 (1.68%) Apache Pig
5 12 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
5 12 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (1.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 12 (1.68%) IBM Notes
5 12 (1.68%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.54%) JBoss
6 11 (1.54%) Node.js
7 10 (1.40%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.12%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.28%) CMS
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) IPython
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (3.07%) MS Office
2 19 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.42%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.42%) Summit
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.70%) GitHub
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.75%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.82%) Broadband
3 7 (0.98%) Firewall
4 6 (0.84%) HTTP
5 5 (0.70%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.42%) Multicast
7 2 (0.28%) DNS
7 2 (0.28%) Internet
7 2 (0.28%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) Skype
8 1 (0.14%) Unicast
8 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.40%) Big Data
2 46 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 30 (4.19%) Hadoop
4 21 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.09%) Apache Hive
7 14 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (1.96%) KDB
7 14 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.68%) MS Access
8 12 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.54%) HBase
9 11 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.98%) DB2
12 6 (0.84%) Redis
13 5 (0.70%) MySQL
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (3.63%) Eclipse
1 26 (3.63%) JUnit
2 23 (3.21%) JIRA
3 22 (3.07%) Subversion
4 18 (2.51%) Selenium
5 14 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 14 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.68%) FitNesse
6 12 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.40%) Maven
8 10 (1.40%) NUnit
8 10 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.26%) jMock
9 9 (1.26%) JSUnit
9 9 (1.26%) SilkTest
9 9 (1.26%) The Grinder
10 8 (1.12%) YourKit
11 6 (0.84%) Ant
11 6 (0.84%) Burp Suite
General
1 358 (50.00%) Finance
2 147 (20.53%) Banking
3 140 (19.55%) Front Office
4 73 (10.20%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.63%) Financial Institution
6 19 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.37%) Back Office
8 14 (1.96%) Games
8 14 (1.96%) Law
9 10 (1.40%) Electronics
10 8 (1.12%) Advertising
11 7 (0.98%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.84%) Retail
13 3 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Legal
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.14%) Marketing
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 501 (69.97%) Developer
2 229 (31.98%) C++ Developer
3 87 (12.15%) Python Developer
4 85 (11.87%) Java Developer
5 73 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 69 (9.64%) Quantitative Developer
7 47 (6.56%) Junior
8 46 (6.42%) Junior Developer
8 46 (6.42%) Software Developer
9 38 (5.31%) Senior C++ Developer
10 37 (5.17%) Analyst
11 36 (5.03%) Software Engineer
12 34 (4.75%) C# Developer
13 33 (4.61%) C++ Software Developer
14 32 (4.47%) Graduate
15 28 (3.91%) C++/Java Developer
16 27 (3.77%) Architect
16 27 (3.77%) C++ Quantitative Developer
17 25 (3.49%) Graduate Developer
18 22 (3.07%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.27%) .NET
2 84 (11.73%) STL
3 53 (7.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 39 (5.45%) HTML
5 29 (4.05%) CSS
6 25 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
7 24 (3.35%) HTML5
8 22 (3.07%) Apache Flex
9 20 (2.79%) Middleware
10 19 (2.65%) Django
11 16 (2.23%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.96%) Kafka
12 14 (1.96%) Servlets
13 13 (1.82%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.68%) jQuery
15 11 (1.54%) XML
16 10 (1.40%) J2EE
17 9 (1.26%) CSS3
17 9 (1.26%) RESTful
18 7 (0.98%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 154 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 128 (17.88%) Hedge funds
3 107 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
4 100 (13.97%) Equities
5 99 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 96 (13.41%) Mathematics
7 72 (10.06%) Fixed Income
8 71 (9.92%) Algorithms
9 68 (9.50%) Data Structures
10 59 (8.24%) Derivative
11 31 (4.33%) Physics
12 30 (4.19%) Fintech
13 29 (4.05%) Visualisation
14 15 (2.09%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.96%) Statistics
16 13 (1.82%) Management Information System
17 12 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
18 11 (1.54%) Economics
18 11 (1.54%) Grid Computing
19 10 (1.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 281 (39.25%) Linux
2 220 (30.73%) Unix
3 127 (17.74%) Windows
4 30 (4.19%) Android
5 25 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.79%) Solaris
7 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE
8 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (25.56%) Low Latency
2 161 (22.49%) Multithreading
3 157 (21.93%) OO
4 116 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (15.78%) Software Engineering
6 82 (11.45%) Analytics
7 74 (10.34%) Electronic Trading
8 48 (6.70%) SDLC
9 47 (6.56%) TDD
10 45 (6.28%) Machine Learning
10 45 (6.28%) Proprietary Trading
11 44 (6.15%) Algorithmic Trading
12 40 (5.59%) Market Making
12 40 (5.59%) Unit Testing
13 34 (4.75%) High Availability
14 33 (4.61%) OOP
14 33 (4.61%) Risk Management
15 31 (4.33%) OOD
16 25 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 376 (52.51%) Java
2 339 (47.35%) Python
3 188 (26.26%) C#
4 172 (24.02%) SQL
5 151 (21.09%) C
6 65 (9.08%) JavaScript
7 58 (8.10%) Perl
7 58 (8.10%) Ruby
8 45 (6.28%) Scala
9 31 (4.33%) R
9 31 (4.33%) VBA
10 27 (3.77%) Erlang
11 25 (3.49%) MATLAB
12 24 (3.35%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.65%) VB
13 19 (2.65%) VBScript
14 15 (2.09%) PHP
15 13 (1.82%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.68%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.40%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 206 (28.77%) Degree
2 49 (6.84%) PhD
3 9 (1.26%) SANS
4 6 (0.84%) CSSLP
4 6 (0.84%) GSSP-.NET
4 6 (0.84%) GSSP-JAVA
4 6 (0.84%) GWAPT
5 3 (0.42%) CCNA
5 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.42%) CISSP
5 3 (0.42%) GIAC
5 3 (0.42%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (0.42%) MCSE
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.42%) SSCP
6 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.14%) GPEN
7 1 (0.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.91%) QA
2 7 (0.98%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.84%) HIPAA
3 6 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (0.42%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.68%) EnCase
1 12 (1.68%) FTK
2 6 (0.84%) AppDetective
2 6 (0.84%) HP Fortify
2 6 (0.84%) WebInspect
3 5 (0.70%) Control-M
3 5 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.56%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) Ansible
5 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 53 (7.40%) Oracle
2 45 (6.28%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.05%) Sybase
4 25 (3.49%) Google
5 21 (2.93%) Bloomberg
5 21 (2.93%) Facebook
6 14 (1.96%) TIBCO
7 12 (1.68%) IBM
7 12 (1.68%) Lotus
8 10 (1.40%) Perforce
9 7 (0.98%) Intel
9 7 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.84%) HP
11 5 (0.70%) Ariba
11 5 (0.70%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.70%) Remedy
11 5 (0.70%) SAP
11 5 (0.70%) Siebel
12 4 (0.56%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.56%) Solace
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Up to £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum Up to £85,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago