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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 61 39 67
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 232 369 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.35% 5.42% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 9.85% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 203 330 407
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £105,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
3118 3746 5480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.41% 54.98% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2862 3377 4902
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 £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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++.

1 252 (47.73%) Finance
2 225 (42.61%) Python
3 216 (40.91%) Java
4 204 (38.64%) Linux
5 167 (31.63%) Degree
6 150 (28.41%) C#
7 140 (26.52%) Multithreading
8 138 (26.14%) Computer Science
9 134 (25.38%) Unix
10 123 (23.30%) C
11 115 (21.78%) SQL
12 114 (21.59%) Windows
13 101 (19.13%) Low Latency
14 100 (18.94%) Mathematics
15 96 (18.18%) OO
16 88 (16.67%) Banking
17 86 (16.29%) Software Engineering
18 85 (16.10%) Hedge funds
19 79 (14.96%) Front Office
20 67 (12.69%) .NET
21 66 (12.50%) STL
22 65 (12.31%) JavaScript
22 65 (12.31%) Derivative
23 64 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
24 58 (10.98%) Physics
25 56 (10.61%) High-Frequency Trading
26 52 (9.85%) Algorithms
27 49 (9.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
28 48 (9.09%) Scala
29 46 (8.71%) 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 14 (2.65%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.08%) IPython
3 7 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.14%) CMS
5 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 4 (0.76%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) Jetty
7 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.19%) nginx
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.57%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.19%) Gephi
4 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.76%) Eze OMS
2 4 (0.76%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.57%) RMDS
4 2 (0.38%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.19%) Relativity
5 1 (0.19%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.60%) GitHub
2 14 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.76%) PaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.19%) Route 53
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.46%) Network Security
3 12 (2.27%) Internet
4 8 (1.52%) HTTP
5 2 (0.38%) 3G
5 2 (0.38%) 4G
5 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) GSM
5 2 (0.38%) Multicast
5 2 (0.38%) OpenFlow
5 2 (0.38%) Unicast
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.98%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.03%) Redis
4 14 (2.65%) Big Data
4 14 (2.65%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.27%) MySQL
6 8 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.14%) KDB
8 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.95%) Impala
9 5 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.57%) QlikView
11 2 (0.38%) Kdb+
11 2 (0.38%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 23 (4.36%) JIRA
2 22 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.22%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.70%) Maven
6 8 (1.52%) Subversion
7 7 (1.33%) FishEye
7 7 (1.33%) GitLab
7 7 (1.33%) Liquibase
8 5 (0.95%) Mockito
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.95%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.76%) Artifactory
9 4 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.76%) GCC
9 4 (0.76%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.76%) JSUnit
9 4 (0.76%) Selenium
9 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.57%) ClearCase
General
1 252 (47.73%) Finance
2 88 (16.67%) Banking
3 79 (14.96%) Front Office
4 19 (3.60%) Advertising
4 19 (3.60%) Back Office
4 19 (3.60%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.27%) Games
5 12 (2.27%) Marketing
6 10 (1.89%) Legal
7 8 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.95%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Electronics
9 3 (0.57%) Retail
10 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 366 (69.32%) Developer
2 185 (35.04%) C++ Developer
3 74 (14.02%) Quantitative Developer
4 68 (12.88%) Python Developer
5 56 (10.61%) Java Developer
6 52 (9.85%) Senior Developer
7 46 (8.71%) C# Developer
8 45 (8.52%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 41 (7.77%) Software Engineer
10 34 (6.44%) Junior
11 30 (5.68%) Junior Developer
12 27 (5.11%) Consultant
13 24 (4.55%) SQL Developer
14 20 (3.79%) C++ Software Engineer
15 18 (3.41%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.22%) Analyst
16 17 (3.22%) C++/Java Developer
17 16 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
17 16 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
17 16 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (12.69%) .NET
2 66 (12.50%) STL
3 49 (9.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 40 (7.58%) HTML
5 23 (4.36%) AngularJS
6 22 (4.17%) CSS
6 22 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
6 22 (4.17%) HTML5
6 22 (4.17%) NumPy
7 19 (3.60%) Pandas
8 17 (3.22%) WPF
9 15 (2.84%) CSS3
10 13 (2.46%) SciPy
11 12 (2.27%) JSON
11 12 (2.27%) Node.js
11 12 (2.27%) Web Services
11 12 (2.27%) XML
12 11 (2.08%) Django
12 11 (2.08%) WCF
13 10 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 138 (26.14%) Computer Science
2 100 (18.94%) Mathematics
3 85 (16.10%) Hedge funds
4 65 (12.31%) Derivative
5 58 (10.98%) Physics
6 52 (9.85%) Algorithms
7 43 (8.14%) Equities
8 35 (6.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 32 (6.06%) Fixed Income
10 24 (4.55%) Market Risk
11 23 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (4.17%) Fintech
13 17 (3.22%) Statistics
14 13 (2.46%) Credit Risk
14 13 (2.46%) Data Structures
15 11 (2.08%) Blog
16 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
17 9 (1.70%) CUDA
17 9 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
17 9 (1.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 204 (38.64%) Linux
2 134 (25.38%) Unix
3 114 (21.59%) Windows
4 22 (4.17%) Android
5 8 (1.52%) Solaris
6 6 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.95%) CentOS
7 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (26.52%) Multithreading
2 101 (19.13%) Low Latency
3 96 (18.18%) OO
4 86 (16.29%) Software Engineering
5 64 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (10.61%) High-Frequency Trading
7 46 (8.71%) Market Making
7 46 (8.71%) SDLC
8 44 (8.33%) OOD
9 38 (7.20%) Analytics
10 37 (7.01%) TDD
11 35 (6.63%) Algorithmic Trading
12 31 (5.87%) OOP
13 29 (5.49%) Open Source
13 29 (5.49%) Risk Management
14 24 (4.55%) Functional Programming
15 23 (4.36%) Multithreaded Programming
15 23 (4.36%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 21 (3.98%) High Availability
17 20 (3.79%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 225 (42.61%) Python
2 216 (40.91%) Java
3 150 (28.41%) C#
4 123 (23.30%) C
5 115 (21.78%) SQL
6 65 (12.31%) JavaScript
7 48 (9.09%) Scala
8 25 (4.73%) PHP
9 22 (4.17%) Ruby
10 21 (3.98%) Perl
11 18 (3.41%) VB
12 16 (3.03%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.46%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.27%) VBA
15 9 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.70%) R
15 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.52%) Clojure
17 7 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 167 (31.63%) Degree
2 15 (2.84%) PhD
3 11 (2.08%) CREST Certified
4 8 (1.52%) CHECK Team Member
5 6 (1.14%) CEH
5 6 (1.14%) CISSP
6 4 (0.76%) CSSLP
6 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.57%) CHECK Team Leader
7 3 (0.57%) OSCP
8 2 (0.38%) CISA
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.98%) QA
2 8 (1.52%) MiFID
3 6 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (1.14%) EMIR
4 2 (0.38%) FATCA
4 2 (0.38%) JTAG
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (2.65%) Docker
2 6 (1.14%) Firmware
3 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) KVM
3 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
5 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (2.27%) Puppet
2 9 (1.70%) Ansible
3 4 (0.76%) Salt
4 3 (0.57%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.57%) Control-M
4 3 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) Nessus
5 2 (0.38%) Nmap
6 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.19%) Consul
6 1 (0.19%) EnCase
6 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (4.17%) Oracle
2 12 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (1.52%) Cognos
4 5 (0.95%) Google
4 5 (0.95%) Northgate
5 4 (0.76%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.76%) Charles River
5 4 (0.76%) Eze Software Group
5 4 (0.76%) Sybase
5 4 (0.76%) VMware
6 3 (0.57%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.57%) Remedy
7 2 (0.38%) Cisco
7 2 (0.38%) HP
7 2 (0.38%) IBM
7 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.38%) Twitter
8 1 (0.19%) Splunk
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £60 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 6 mthly pay reviews for first 18 mth
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago