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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 57 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 288 544 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.61% 5.17% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.16% 9.86% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 258 470 470
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £64,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £87,500
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
3528 5515 6508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.41% 52.42% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3242 4838 5603
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 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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++.

1 316 (52.75%) Finance
2 287 (47.91%) Python
3 257 (42.90%) Java
4 230 (38.40%) Linux
5 183 (30.55%) Degree
6 161 (26.88%) C#
7 158 (26.38%) Unix
8 150 (25.04%) Multithreading
9 149 (24.87%) SQL
10 147 (24.54%) C
11 126 (21.04%) OO
11 126 (21.04%) Computer Science
12 123 (20.53%) Hedge funds
13 104 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
13 104 (17.36%) Front Office
14 101 (16.86%) Software Engineering
15 100 (16.69%) Low Latency
16 97 (16.19%) Windows
17 83 (13.86%) STL
18 76 (12.69%) Mathematics
19 71 (11.85%) Banking
20 69 (11.52%) .NET
21 59 (9.85%) JavaScript
21 59 (9.85%) Perl
22 57 (9.52%) OOD
23 56 (9.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 55 (9.18%) Equities
25 53 (8.85%) Fixed Income
26 52 (8.68%) Derivative
26 52 (8.68%) Algorithms

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 15 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.84%) Apache
4 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.33%) IPython
5 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.17%) nginx
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.33%) Abaqus
2 2 (0.33%) MS Office
2 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.33%) NASTRAN
2 2 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.33%) XMetaL
3 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.67%) MetaTrader
2 4 (0.67%) RMDS
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.17%) Relativity
4 1 (0.17%) Ringtail
4 1 (0.17%) Shopify
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.84%) GitHub
3 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.83%) SaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.67%) PaaS
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.17%) iTunes
6 1 (0.17%) Route 53
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.00%) Internet
3 10 (1.67%) Broadband
4 9 (1.50%) HTTP
5 6 (1.00%) Network Security
5 6 (1.00%) VoIP
6 5 (0.83%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.67%) Firewall
8 3 (0.50%) 3G
8 3 (0.50%) LTE
8 3 (0.50%) RTP
8 3 (0.50%) RTSP
8 3 (0.50%) STUN
8 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.50%) Wireless
9 2 (0.33%) DNS
9 2 (0.33%) Intranet
9 2 (0.33%) VPN
9 2 (0.33%) WebEx
9 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.01%) MySQL
5 14 (2.34%) Big Data
6 13 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.17%) Redis
7 10 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.67%) SQLPlus
8 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.17%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.83%) KDB
13 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.50%) QlikView
15 2 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.34%) JIRA
3 17 (2.84%) Visual Studio
4 15 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.17%) GDB
5 7 (1.17%) Maven
5 7 (1.17%) Subversion
6 6 (1.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.00%) Hudson
7 5 (0.83%) CruiseControl
7 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.67%) Selenium
8 4 (0.67%) Valgrind
9 3 (0.50%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.50%) JUnit
9 3 (0.50%) NUnit
10 2 (0.33%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.33%) SilkTest
General
1 316 (52.75%) Finance
2 104 (17.36%) Front Office
3 71 (11.85%) Banking
4 28 (4.67%) Advertising
5 27 (4.51%) Investment Banking
6 26 (4.34%) Back Office
7 16 (2.67%) Games
8 11 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.50%) Retail
10 8 (1.34%) Marketing
11 5 (0.83%) Law
11 5 (0.83%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 369 (61.60%) Developer
2 181 (30.22%) C++ Developer
3 67 (11.19%) Python Developer
4 57 (9.52%) Quantitative Developer
5 53 (8.85%) Software Engineer
6 48 (8.01%) Junior
7 40 (6.68%) Senior Developer
8 37 (6.18%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.51%) Junior Developer
9 33 (5.51%) Programmer
10 32 (5.34%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 31 (5.18%) Software Developer
12 29 (4.84%) C# Developer
13 27 (4.51%) Analyst
14 26 (4.34%) Consultant
15 23 (3.84%) C++ Programmer
15 23 (3.84%) Graduate
16 21 (3.51%) C++ Software Developer
17 19 (3.17%) Lead Developer
18 18 (3.01%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (13.86%) STL
2 69 (11.52%) .NET
3 56 (9.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 37 (6.18%) Web Services
5 34 (5.68%) HTML
6 27 (4.51%) FIX Protocol
7 25 (4.17%) XML
8 23 (3.84%) CSS
9 19 (3.17%) J2EE
10 17 (2.84%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.67%) jQuery
11 16 (2.67%) NumPy
12 15 (2.50%) ASP.NET
12 15 (2.50%) Django
13 13 (2.17%) Middleware
13 13 (2.17%) WPF
14 11 (1.84%) HTML5
14 11 (1.84%) Matplotlib
14 11 (1.84%) SonicMQ
14 11 (1.84%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 126 (21.04%) Computer Science
2 123 (20.53%) Hedge funds
3 76 (12.69%) Mathematics
4 55 (9.18%) Equities
5 53 (8.85%) Fixed Income
6 52 (8.68%) Algorithms
6 52 (8.68%) Derivative
7 47 (7.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 40 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (6.01%) Physics
10 27 (4.51%) Fintech
11 20 (3.34%) Visualisation
12 19 (3.17%) Statistics
13 18 (3.01%) Data Structures
14 17 (2.84%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.84%) CUDA
16 10 (1.67%) User Experience
17 9 (1.50%) Neural Network
18 8 (1.34%) Pricing Data
19 7 (1.17%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 230 (38.40%) Linux
2 158 (26.38%) Unix
3 97 (16.19%) Windows
4 19 (3.17%) Android
4 19 (3.17%) Solaris
5 12 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.50%) CentOS
7 3 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (25.04%) Multithreading
2 126 (21.04%) OO
3 104 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (16.86%) Software Engineering
5 100 (16.69%) Low Latency
6 57 (9.52%) OOD
7 50 (8.35%) Market Making
8 42 (7.01%) Analytics
9 40 (6.68%) Scrum
10 38 (6.34%) TDD
11 35 (5.84%) Algorithmic Trading
12 32 (5.34%) SDLC
13 31 (5.18%) DevOps
14 28 (4.67%) Asset Management
14 28 (4.67%) OOP
14 28 (4.67%) Open Source
15 25 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (4.01%) Web Development
17 21 (3.51%) Machine Learning
18 20 (3.34%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 287 (47.91%) Python
2 257 (42.90%) Java
3 161 (26.88%) C#
4 149 (24.87%) SQL
5 147 (24.54%) C
6 59 (9.85%) JavaScript
6 59 (9.85%) Perl
7 47 (7.85%) Ruby
8 37 (6.18%) Scala
9 26 (4.34%) MATLAB
9 26 (4.34%) VB.NET
10 22 (3.67%) VBA
11 19 (3.17%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.01%) PHP
12 18 (3.01%) R
13 11 (1.84%) VB
14 10 (1.67%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.67%) OCaml
14 10 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 183 (30.55%) Degree
2 32 (5.34%) PhD
3 4 (0.67%) SANS
3 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.50%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.33%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.17%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.33%) EMIR
2 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.33%) MiFID
2 2 (0.33%) SDET
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (2.34%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (2.67%) Puppet
2 15 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.84%) Ansible
4 8 (1.34%) Salt
5 4 (0.67%) Dollar Universe
5 4 (0.67%) RSA Archer
6 3 (0.50%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.50%) Control-M
6 3 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.17%) EnCase
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
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 31 (5.18%) Oracle
2 13 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.34%) Google
3 8 (1.34%) Sybase
4 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (0.83%) Bloomberg
5 5 (0.83%) Currenex
5 5 (0.83%) Facebook
5 5 (0.83%) FXall
6 4 (0.67%) VMware
7 3 (0.50%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.50%) Remedy
7 3 (0.50%) Teradata
8 2 (0.33%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.33%) Calypso
8 2 (0.33%) Murex
8 2 (0.33%) Perforce
8 2 (0.33%) Reuters
8 2 (0.33%) Sun
8 2 (0.33%) Twitter
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £110,000 to £135,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago