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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 60 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 277 515 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.41% 4.98% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.71% 9.59% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 246 448 540
Median salary £68,750 £66,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.38% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median 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
3595 5371 6923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.18% 51.99% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 4750 6012
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median 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 £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 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 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for C++.

1 325 (54.08%) Finance
2 290 (48.25%) Python
3 281 (46.76%) Java
4 226 (37.60%) Linux
5 171 (28.45%) Degree
6 164 (27.29%) C#
7 155 (25.79%) SQL
8 152 (25.29%) Unix
9 149 (24.79%) C
10 136 (22.63%) Multithreading
11 127 (21.13%) OO
12 124 (20.63%) Hedge funds
13 121 (20.13%) Computer Science
14 110 (18.30%) Front Office
15 109 (18.14%) Low Latency
16 101 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
16 101 (16.81%) Software Engineering
17 80 (13.31%) Banking
18 78 (12.98%) Windows
18 78 (12.98%) STL
19 68 (11.31%) Equities
20 67 (11.15%) Mathematics
21 65 (10.82%) .NET
22 64 (10.65%) Fixed Income
23 62 (10.32%) Perl
24 56 (9.32%) Analytics
24 56 (9.32%) Algorithms
25 55 (9.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 50 (8.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 49 (8.15%) Analytical Skills

C++
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 13 (2.16%) Apache Spark
1 13 (2.16%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.83%) Apache
3 8 (1.33%) SAS
4 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 5 (0.83%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) nginx
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.33%) NASTRAN
3 2 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.33%) XMetaL
4 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
4 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) RMDS
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Relativity
3 1 (0.17%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (1.66%) GitHub
2 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.17%) iTunes
3 1 (0.17%) Route 53
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.50%) Broadband
1 15 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.66%) Internet
3 7 (1.16%) HTTP
4 6 (1.00%) VoIP
5 4 (0.67%) Firewall
6 3 (0.50%) 3G
6 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.50%) LTE
6 3 (0.50%) Network Security
6 3 (0.50%) RTP
6 3 (0.50%) RTSP
6 3 (0.50%) STUN
6 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.50%) Wireless
7 2 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.33%) RS-232
7 2 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.66%) Big Data
2 22 (3.66%) MongoDB
3 20 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.66%) MySQL
5 14 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.00%) Redis
7 9 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.50%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.50%) KDB
7 9 (1.50%) SQLPlus
8 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.83%) MS Access
12 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.50%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.16%) JIRA
4 12 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.83%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.66%) Subversion
7 7 (1.16%) GDB
8 6 (1.00%) Hudson
8 6 (1.00%) JUnit
8 6 (1.00%) Maven
9 5 (0.83%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.67%) Selenium
10 4 (0.67%) Valgrind
10 4 (0.67%) YourKit
11 3 (0.50%) Ant
11 3 (0.50%) NUnit
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.33%) SilkTest
General
1 325 (54.08%) Finance
2 110 (18.30%) Front Office
3 80 (13.31%) Banking
4 34 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 26 (4.33%) Back Office
6 25 (4.16%) Advertising
7 17 (2.83%) Games
8 15 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.16%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.83%) Law
11 7 (1.16%) Retail
12 6 (1.00%) Marketing
13 3 (0.50%) Electronics
13 3 (0.50%) German Language
13 3 (0.50%) Legal
14 2 (0.33%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 374 (62.23%) Developer
2 182 (30.28%) C++ Developer
3 66 (10.98%) Python Developer
4 53 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 49 (8.15%) Quantitative Developer
6 48 (7.99%) Senior Developer
7 47 (7.82%) Junior
8 44 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.49%) Software Developer
10 32 (5.32%) Analyst
10 32 (5.32%) Junior Developer
11 30 (4.99%) C# Developer
12 28 (4.66%) Programmer
13 25 (4.16%) C++ Software Developer
14 23 (3.83%) Consultant
15 22 (3.66%) C++ Quantitative Developer
15 22 (3.66%) Graduate
15 22 (3.66%) Lead Developer
15 22 (3.66%) SQL Developer
16 19 (3.16%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (12.98%) STL
2 65 (10.82%) .NET
3 50 (8.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 33 (5.49%) Web Services
5 25 (4.16%) HTML
6 23 (3.83%) XML
7 22 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
8 18 (3.00%) J2EE
8 18 (3.00%) Middleware
9 16 (2.66%) CSS
10 15 (2.50%) AngularJS
10 15 (2.50%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.33%) NumPy
12 12 (2.00%) Django
12 12 (2.00%) jQuery
13 11 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (1.83%) RESTful
14 10 (1.66%) Pandas
14 10 (1.66%) Pyramid
15 9 (1.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 124 (20.63%) Hedge funds
2 121 (20.13%) Computer Science
3 68 (11.31%) Equities
4 67 (11.15%) Mathematics
5 64 (10.65%) Fixed Income
6 56 (9.32%) Algorithms
7 55 (9.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 49 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
9 47 (7.82%) Derivative
10 30 (4.99%) Visualisation
11 27 (4.49%) Data Structures
11 27 (4.49%) Fintech
12 25 (4.16%) Physics
13 19 (3.16%) Statistics
14 16 (2.66%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.50%) CUDA
16 8 (1.33%) Blockchain
16 8 (1.33%) Cryptocurrency
16 8 (1.33%) Neural Network
16 8 (1.33%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 226 (37.60%) Linux
2 152 (25.29%) Unix
3 78 (12.98%) Windows
4 18 (3.00%) Solaris
5 17 (2.83%) Android
6 12 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (22.63%) Multithreading
2 127 (21.13%) OO
3 109 (18.14%) Low Latency
4 101 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (16.81%) Software Engineering
5 56 (9.32%) Analytics
6 48 (7.99%) OOD
7 47 (7.82%) Market Making
8 41 (6.82%) TDD
9 35 (5.82%) Algorithmic Trading
10 32 (5.32%) Scrum
11 31 (5.16%) DevOps
12 30 (4.99%) Electronic Trading
12 30 (4.99%) OOP
13 29 (4.83%) Open Source
14 27 (4.49%) Asset Management
15 25 (4.16%) Machine Learning
15 25 (4.16%) Web Development
16 24 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (3.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 290 (48.25%) Python
2 281 (46.76%) Java
3 164 (27.29%) C#
4 155 (25.79%) SQL
5 149 (24.79%) C
6 62 (10.32%) Perl
7 48 (7.99%) Ruby
8 43 (7.15%) JavaScript
9 37 (6.16%) MATLAB
10 31 (5.16%) Scala
11 30 (4.99%) R
12 22 (3.66%) VB.NET
13 21 (3.49%) VBA
14 17 (2.83%) PHP
15 14 (2.33%) Bash Shell
16 12 (2.00%) OCaml
16 12 (2.00%) VB
17 11 (1.83%) Erlang
18 10 (1.66%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 171 (28.45%) Degree
2 38 (6.32%) PhD
3 4 (0.67%) SANS
3 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.17%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.33%) SDET
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.16%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.83%) Puppet
2 10 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.00%) Ansible
3 6 (1.00%) EnCase
4 5 (0.83%) FTK
5 4 (0.67%) Dollar Universe
5 4 (0.67%) RSA Archer
5 4 (0.67%) Salt
6 3 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.17%) Control-M
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.17%) logstash
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Riemann
7 1 (0.17%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (5.66%) Oracle
2 19 (3.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.83%) Sybase
4 10 (1.66%) Google
5 7 (1.16%) Bloomberg
5 7 (1.16%) Facebook
6 5 (0.83%) Currenex
6 5 (0.83%) FXall
6 5 (0.83%) Lotus
7 4 (0.67%) Murex
7 4 (0.67%) VMware
8 3 (0.50%) Calypso
8 3 (0.50%) Teradata
9 2 (0.33%) Intel
9 2 (0.33%) Netezza
9 2 (0.33%) Perforce
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.33%) Reuters
9 2 (0.33%) Sun
9 2 (0.33%) TIBCO
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
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