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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
London / City of London
Rank 61 44 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs citing C++ 214 344 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.28% 5.03% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 9.26% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 169 305 340
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,500 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2840 3715 5098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.77% 54.37% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 3288 4514
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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++.

1 227 (51.01%) Finance
2 197 (44.27%) Java
3 193 (43.37%) Python
4 174 (39.10%) Linux
5 149 (33.48%) C#
6 123 (27.64%) Mathematics
7 120 (26.97%) Multithreading
8 116 (26.07%) Degree
9 103 (23.15%) Computer Science
10 98 (22.02%) Unix
11 96 (21.57%) Low Latency
12 94 (21.12%) C
12 94 (21.12%) Banking
13 92 (20.67%) Windows
14 90 (20.22%) Front Office
15 87 (19.55%) SQL
16 79 (17.75%) OO
17 65 (14.61%) Software Engineering
18 64 (14.38%) Physics
19 56 (12.58%) Hedge funds
19 56 (12.58%) STL
20 55 (12.36%) JavaScript
21 51 (11.46%) .NET
21 51 (11.46%) SDLC
22 49 (11.01%) Algorithms
23 46 (10.34%) Derivative
23 46 (10.34%) High-Frequency Trading
24 44 (9.89%) Scala
25 42 (9.44%) Equities
25 42 (9.44%) Fintech

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 17 (3.82%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.02%) IPython
3 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.12%) CMS
3 5 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.67%) Apache
4 3 (0.67%) Jetty
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.22%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.22%) IIS
6 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.22%) SAS
6 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.90%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Gephi
3 1 (0.22%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.90%) Eze OMS
2 4 (0.90%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.45%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.45%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.70%) GitHub
2 11 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.22%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.22%) Force.com
3 1 (0.22%) G Suite
3 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.90%) Network Security
3 3 (0.67%) Firewall
3 3 (0.67%) HTTP
3 3 (0.67%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) Wireless
4 2 (0.45%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.22%) 3G
5 1 (0.22%) 4G
5 1 (0.22%) GSM
5 1 (0.22%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) Multicast
5 1 (0.22%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.22%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) Unicast
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.49%) Big Data
3 16 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 16 (3.60%) NoSQL
4 15 (3.37%) KDB
5 12 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (2.70%) Redis
6 7 (1.57%) Apache Hive
6 7 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.57%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.35%) MySQL
8 5 (1.12%) Impala
8 5 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.12%) Tick Data
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.90%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (3.15%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.92%) Subversion
3 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.80%) Maven
5 7 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.12%) JIRA
6 5 (1.12%) Mockito
6 5 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (1.12%) Travis CI
7 4 (0.90%) FishEye
7 4 (0.90%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.90%) JSUnit
7 4 (0.90%) Liquibase
7 4 (0.90%) Selenium
7 4 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.67%) JUnit
9 2 (0.45%) Bundler
9 2 (0.45%) GCC
9 2 (0.45%) GDB
9 2 (0.45%) RubyGems
General
1 227 (51.01%) Finance
2 94 (21.12%) Banking
3 90 (20.22%) Front Office
4 25 (5.62%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.15%) Back Office
6 9 (2.02%) Advertising
6 9 (2.02%) Games
7 7 (1.57%) Marketing
8 6 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.90%) Legal
10 3 (0.67%) Automotive
10 3 (0.67%) Electronics
10 3 (0.67%) German Language
11 2 (0.45%) French Language
11 2 (0.45%) Law
11 2 (0.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Retail
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 312 (70.11%) Developer
2 169 (37.98%) C++ Developer
3 55 (12.36%) Java Developer
4 54 (12.13%) Quantitative Developer
5 51 (11.46%) C# Developer
6 47 (10.56%) Python Developer
7 36 (8.09%) Senior Developer
8 33 (7.42%) Software Engineer
9 31 (6.97%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 29 (6.52%) Junior
11 26 (5.84%) C++/Java Developer
12 22 (4.94%) Low Latency C++ Developer
13 20 (4.49%) Junior Developer
14 19 (4.27%) C++/C# Developer
15 18 (4.04%) Front Office Developer
16 17 (3.82%) C# Quant Developer
16 17 (3.82%) Software Developer
17 16 (3.60%) C++ Software Engineer
17 16 (3.60%) Graduate
17 16 (3.60%) Market Risk Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.58%) STL
2 51 (11.46%) .NET
3 41 (9.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 28 (6.29%) HTML
5 22 (4.94%) FIX Protocol
6 18 (4.04%) Pandas
7 17 (3.82%) HTML5
7 17 (3.82%) NumPy
7 17 (3.82%) WPF
8 14 (3.15%) CSS
8 14 (3.15%) SciPy
9 13 (2.92%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.57%) CSS3
10 7 (1.57%) Node.js
10 7 (1.57%) Qt
10 7 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.35%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.35%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.12%) Spring
12 5 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.15%) Computer Science
2 56 (12.58%) Hedge funds
3 49 (11.01%) Algorithms
4 46 (10.34%) Derivative
5 42 (9.44%) Equities
5 42 (9.44%) Fintech
6 35 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (6.74%) Market Risk
8 23 (5.17%) Fixed Income
9 18 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.92%) Credit Risk
11 11 (2.47%) Data Structures
12 10 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
13 8 (1.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (1.57%) Grid Computing
15 6 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
17 4 (0.90%) Device Driver
17 4 (0.90%) Pricing Data
18 3 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 174 (39.10%) Linux
2 98 (22.02%) Unix
3 92 (20.67%) Windows
4 13 (2.92%) Android
5 4 (0.90%) CentOS
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Solaris
7 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Fedora
8 1 (0.22%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) NetWare
8 1 (0.22%) SUSE
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (27.64%) Mathematics
2 120 (26.97%) Multithreading
3 96 (21.57%) Low Latency
4 79 (17.75%) OO
5 65 (14.61%) Software Engineering
6 64 (14.38%) Physics
7 51 (11.46%) SDLC
8 46 (10.34%) High-Frequency Trading
9 42 (9.44%) Analytics
10 38 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (7.19%) Open Source
12 30 (6.74%) Algorithmic Trading
12 30 (6.74%) Market Making
13 29 (6.52%) OOP
13 29 (6.52%) Risk Management
13 29 (6.52%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 26 (5.84%) Multithreaded Programming
14 26 (5.84%) OOD
15 25 (5.62%) Functional Programming
16 22 (4.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 197 (44.27%) Java
2 193 (43.37%) Python
3 149 (33.48%) C#
4 94 (21.12%) C
5 87 (19.55%) SQL
6 55 (12.36%) JavaScript
7 44 (9.89%) Scala
8 21 (4.72%) Perl
9 20 (4.49%) Ruby
10 14 (3.15%) PHP
11 12 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.70%) R
12 11 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.25%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.57%) VBA
15 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.12%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.12%) Delphi
16 5 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (26.07%) Degree
2 23 (5.17%) PhD
3 6 (1.35%) CREST Certified
4 5 (1.12%) CEH
4 5 (1.12%) CISSP
5 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (0.67%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (0.67%) CISA
6 3 (0.67%) OSCP
7 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) CRISC
8 1 (0.22%) GIAC
8 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.22%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.25%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (1.57%) EMIR
2 7 (1.57%) MiFID
3 2 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) JTAG
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) GCP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.35%) Firmware
2 5 (1.12%) Docker
3 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.67%) KVM
5 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.22%) Snort
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.15%) Puppet
2 12 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.80%) Ansible
4 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.67%) Nessus
6 2 (0.45%) Nmap
7 1 (0.22%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.22%) Marathon
7 1 (0.22%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (3.15%) Oracle
2 9 (2.02%) Red Hat
3 8 (1.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.12%) Cognos
4 5 (1.12%) Northgate
5 4 (0.90%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.90%) Charles River
5 4 (0.90%) Eze Software Group
5 4 (0.90%) Google
5 4 (0.90%) HP
5 4 (0.90%) New Relic
5 4 (0.90%) TIBCO
5 4 (0.90%) VMware
6 2 (0.45%) Cisco
6 2 (0.45%) IBM
6 2 (0.45%) Informatica
7 1 (0.22%) Citrix
7 1 (0.22%) CommVault
7 1 (0.22%) Novell
7 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £140,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago