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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 53 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 287 410 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.77% 4.75% 4.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.14% 8.56% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 260 351 433
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3524 4792 5932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.56% 55.56% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3250 4197 5186
Median salary £58,875 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.39% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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++.

1 297 (52.66%) Finance
2 256 (45.39%) Python
3 239 (42.38%) Java
4 216 (38.30%) Linux
5 173 (30.67%) Degree
6 151 (26.77%) C#
7 147 (26.06%) Unix
8 143 (25.35%) SQL
9 139 (24.65%) Computer Science
10 134 (23.76%) Multithreading
11 120 (21.28%) C
12 109 (19.33%) OO
13 105 (18.62%) Hedge funds
14 102 (18.09%) Windows
15 97 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
16 94 (16.67%) Front Office
16 94 (16.67%) Software Engineering
17 85 (15.07%) Low Latency
18 82 (14.54%) Mathematics
19 81 (14.36%) Banking
20 76 (13.48%) .NET
21 69 (12.23%) STL
22 65 (11.52%) Derivative
23 63 (11.17%) JavaScript
24 61 (10.82%) OOD
25 54 (9.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 54 (9.57%) High-Frequency Trading
26 51 (9.04%) Algorithms
26 51 (9.04%) Scala
27 48 (8.51%) Market Making

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 (2.30%) Tomcat
2 10 (1.77%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.06%) Apache
5 5 (0.89%) IPython
6 4 (0.71%) Confluence
6 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.53%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.53%) CMS
7 3 (0.53%) Jetty
8 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.18%) nginx
9 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.18%) Abaqus
2 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
2 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.18%) MS Project
2 1 (0.18%) NASTRAN
2 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.18%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.53%) RMDS
2 3 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Eze OMS
3 2 (0.35%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.18%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.18%) Relativity
4 1 (0.18%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (2.66%) GitHub
2 4 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) PaaS
3 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.18%) Route 53
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.37%) Internet
2 15 (2.66%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.95%) Network Security
4 10 (1.77%) HTTP
5 5 (0.89%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.53%) VPN
7 2 (0.35%) DNS
7 2 (0.35%) Firewall
7 2 (0.35%) Multicast
7 2 (0.35%) RS-232
7 2 (0.35%) Unicast
7 2 (0.35%) VoIP
7 2 (0.35%) WebEx
7 2 (0.35%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.18%) 4G
8 1 (0.18%) GSM
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.72%) MongoDB
3 20 (3.55%) Redis
4 19 (3.37%) MySQL
5 18 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.60%) Big Data
7 9 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.60%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.60%) SQLPlus
8 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.06%) KDB
10 6 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.89%) Kdb+
12 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 27 (4.79%) JIRA
2 21 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.24%) GitLab
6 6 (1.06%) Maven
7 5 (0.89%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.71%) FishEye
8 4 (0.71%) Liquibase
8 4 (0.71%) Subversion
9 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.53%) JUnit
9 3 (0.53%) Selenium
9 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.35%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.35%) jMock
10 2 (0.35%) NUnit
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 297 (52.66%) Finance
2 94 (16.67%) Front Office
3 81 (14.36%) Banking
4 27 (4.79%) Advertising
5 26 (4.61%) Back Office
6 21 (3.72%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.84%) Games
8 12 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.13%) Marketing
9 10 (1.77%) Legal
10 8 (1.42%) Retail
11 7 (1.24%) Law
12 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.53%) Electronics
14 2 (0.35%) German Language
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Automotive
15 1 (0.18%) French Language
15 1 (0.18%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 360 (63.83%) Developer
2 170 (30.14%) C++ Developer
3 65 (11.52%) Python Developer
4 56 (9.93%) Quantitative Developer
5 50 (8.87%) Senior Developer
6 49 (8.69%) Software Engineer
7 46 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 46 (8.16%) Junior
8 37 (6.56%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.85%) Consultant
9 33 (5.85%) Junior Developer
10 29 (5.14%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 24 (4.26%) Programmer
12 23 (4.08%) Lead Developer
12 23 (4.08%) SQL Developer
13 20 (3.55%) C++ Software Developer
13 20 (3.55%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.37%) C++ Programmer
14 19 (3.37%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (3.01%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.48%) .NET
2 69 (12.23%) STL
3 54 (9.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 39 (6.91%) HTML
5 36 (6.38%) Web Services
6 29 (5.14%) XML
7 24 (4.26%) CSS
8 20 (3.55%) FIX Protocol
9 17 (3.01%) HTML5
10 16 (2.84%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.84%) NumPy
11 15 (2.66%) JSON
12 14 (2.48%) J2EE
12 14 (2.48%) WPF
13 13 (2.30%) Node.js
14 12 (2.13%) ASP.NET
14 12 (2.13%) OpenCL
14 12 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (1.95%) Django
15 11 (1.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 139 (24.65%) Computer Science
2 105 (18.62%) Hedge funds
3 82 (14.54%) Mathematics
4 65 (11.52%) Derivative
5 51 (9.04%) Algorithms
6 44 (7.80%) Equities
7 40 (7.09%) Fixed Income
8 35 (6.21%) Physics
9 31 (5.50%) Fintech
9 31 (5.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (2.84%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.84%) Mobile App
11 16 (2.84%) Statistics
12 13 (2.30%) Market Risk
13 11 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (1.95%) CUDA
14 10 (1.77%) Blog
14 10 (1.77%) User Experience
15 9 (1.60%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 216 (38.30%) Linux
2 147 (26.06%) Unix
3 102 (18.09%) Windows
4 26 (4.61%) Android
5 17 (3.01%) Solaris
6 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.71%) CentOS
9 3 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (23.76%) Multithreading
2 109 (19.33%) OO
3 97 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 85 (15.07%) Low Latency
6 61 (10.82%) OOD
7 54 (9.57%) High-Frequency Trading
8 48 (8.51%) Market Making
9 38 (6.74%) Scrum
10 37 (6.56%) Algorithmic Trading
10 37 (6.56%) Analytics
10 37 (6.56%) TDD
11 31 (5.50%) Open Source
12 29 (5.14%) SDLC
13 26 (4.61%) Asset Management
14 25 (4.43%) Risk Management
15 24 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.26%) OOP
16 21 (3.72%) DevOps
17 20 (3.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 256 (45.39%) Python
2 239 (42.38%) Java
3 151 (26.77%) C#
4 143 (25.35%) SQL
5 120 (21.28%) C
6 63 (11.17%) JavaScript
7 51 (9.04%) Scala
8 39 (6.91%) Perl
9 34 (6.03%) Ruby
10 27 (4.79%) VB.NET
11 23 (4.08%) PHP
11 23 (4.08%) VBA
12 19 (3.37%) VB
13 12 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.77%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.77%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.24%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.24%) OCaml
16 6 (1.06%) F#
Qualifications
1 173 (30.67%) Degree
2 18 (3.19%) PhD
3 7 (1.24%) CHECK Team Member
3 7 (1.24%) CREST Certified
4 4 (0.71%) CEH
4 4 (0.71%) CISSP
4 4 (0.71%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.18%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.72%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) MiFID
3 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.53%) EMIR
4 2 (0.35%) FATCA
4 2 (0.35%) SDET
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (3.19%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.71%) Firmware
3 3 (0.53%) KVM
3 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (2.30%) Puppet
2 10 (1.77%) Ansible
3 6 (1.06%) Salt
4 3 (0.53%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.53%) Control-M
4 3 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.18%) Consul
5 1 (0.18%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.18%) EnCase
5 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.18%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) Nessus
5 1 (0.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 29 (5.14%) Oracle
2 13 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.60%) Google
4 7 (1.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.71%) Cognos
5 4 (0.71%) Facebook
5 4 (0.71%) Sybase
6 3 (0.53%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.53%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.53%) Eze Software Group
6 3 (0.53%) Remedy
6 3 (0.53%) VMware
7 2 (0.35%) Charles River
7 2 (0.35%) IBM
7 2 (0.35%) Northgate
7 2 (0.35%) Perforce
7 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.35%) Splunk
7 2 (0.35%) Teradata
7 2 (0.35%) Twitter
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago