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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
London / City of London
Rank 58 37 82
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +45
Permanent jobs citing C++ 211 367 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.26% 5.68% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 10.44% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 172 330 313
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,503 £41,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
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
2803 3516 5020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.55% 54.39% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2569 3162 4494
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 £38,500 £40,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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++.

1 223 (48.16%) Finance
2 195 (42.12%) Java
3 187 (40.39%) Python
4 178 (38.44%) Linux
5 148 (31.97%) C#
6 128 (27.65%) Degree
7 122 (26.35%) Multithreading
8 117 (25.27%) Computer Science
9 103 (22.25%) Mathematics
10 101 (21.81%) Windows
11 99 (21.38%) SQL
12 98 (21.17%) C
12 98 (21.17%) Unix
13 95 (20.52%) Low Latency
14 89 (19.22%) OO
15 85 (18.36%) Front Office
15 85 (18.36%) Banking
16 74 (15.98%) Software Engineering
17 64 (13.82%) Hedge funds
18 61 (13.17%) JavaScript
19 59 (12.74%) Derivative
20 58 (12.53%) Physics
21 57 (12.31%) .NET
22 52 (11.23%) STL
23 51 (11.02%) Algorithms
24 49 (10.58%) SDLC
25 46 (9.94%) Equities
25 46 (9.94%) High-Frequency Trading
26 43 (9.29%) Scala
27 41 (8.86%) Agile Software Development

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 (3.02%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.38%) IPython
3 6 (1.30%) CMS
4 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.86%) Confluence
6 3 (0.65%) Jetty
7 2 (0.43%) Apache
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.22%) IIS
8 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.22%) SAS
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.86%) GNU Octave
2 3 (0.65%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.43%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.22%) Gephi
4 1 (0.22%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Eze OMS
2 4 (0.86%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.43%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.24%) GitHub
2 10 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) G Suite
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.46%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.94%) Internet
3 8 (1.73%) Network Security
4 6 (1.30%) HTTP
5 2 (0.43%) 3G
5 2 (0.43%) 4G
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
5 2 (0.43%) GSM
5 2 (0.43%) Multicast
5 2 (0.43%) OpenFlow
5 2 (0.43%) SSL
5 2 (0.43%) Unicast
5 2 (0.43%) Wireless
5 2 (0.43%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.22%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.22%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.10%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.46%) Redis
4 15 (3.24%) Big Data
5 12 (2.59%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.16%) MySQL
8 9 (1.94%) KDB
9 8 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.51%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.08%) Impala
11 5 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.86%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 19 (4.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.24%) JIRA
3 11 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.38%) Subversion
3 11 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.73%) Maven
5 7 (1.51%) FishEye
5 7 (1.51%) Liquibase
6 5 (1.08%) GitLab
6 5 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (1.08%) Travis CI
7 4 (0.86%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.86%) GCC
7 4 (0.86%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.86%) JSUnit
7 4 (0.86%) Mockito
7 4 (0.86%) Selenium
7 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.43%) GDB
8 2 (0.43%) RubyGems
General
1 223 (48.16%) Finance
2 85 (18.36%) Banking
2 85 (18.36%) Front Office
3 18 (3.89%) Back Office
4 16 (3.46%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.02%) Advertising
5 14 (3.02%) Games
6 9 (1.94%) Marketing
7 8 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.08%) Legal
10 4 (0.86%) Law
11 3 (0.65%) Electronics
11 3 (0.65%) German Language
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 323 (69.76%) Developer
2 164 (35.42%) C++ Developer
3 66 (14.25%) Quantitative Developer
4 54 (11.66%) Java Developer
5 53 (11.45%) Python Developer
6 47 (10.15%) C# Developer
6 47 (10.15%) Senior Developer
7 39 (8.42%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 32 (6.91%) Software Engineer
9 29 (6.26%) Junior
10 22 (4.75%) SQL Developer
11 21 (4.54%) Junior Developer
12 19 (4.10%) Consultant
13 18 (3.89%) C# Quant Developer
13 18 (3.89%) C++/Java Developer
13 18 (3.89%) Market Risk Developer
13 18 (3.89%) Market Risk Java Developer
14 17 (3.67%) Low Latency C++ Developer
15 16 (3.46%) Senior C# Developer
15 16 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (12.31%) .NET
2 52 (11.23%) STL
3 37 (7.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 31 (6.70%) HTML
5 21 (4.54%) NumPy
6 20 (4.32%) FIX Protocol
7 19 (4.10%) Pandas
8 18 (3.89%) AngularJS
8 18 (3.89%) CSS
8 18 (3.89%) WPF
9 17 (3.67%) HTML5
10 14 (3.02%) SciPy
11 11 (2.38%) CSS3
12 10 (2.16%) JSON
13 9 (1.94%) Node.js
14 8 (1.73%) Qt
14 8 (1.73%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (1.73%) WCF
14 8 (1.73%) Web Services
15 7 (1.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 103 (22.25%) Mathematics
3 64 (13.82%) Hedge funds
4 59 (12.74%) Derivative
5 58 (12.53%) Physics
6 51 (11.02%) Algorithms
7 46 (9.94%) Equities
8 33 (7.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (6.70%) Market Risk
10 24 (5.18%) Fintech
11 23 (4.97%) Fixed Income
12 17 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (3.02%) Statistics
14 13 (2.81%) Data Structures
14 13 (2.81%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (2.38%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 7 (1.51%) Blog
18 6 (1.30%) CUDA
18 6 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 178 (38.44%) Linux
2 101 (21.81%) Windows
3 98 (21.17%) Unix
4 15 (3.24%) Android
5 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.86%) CentOS
5 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.65%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Fedora
7 1 (0.22%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) NetWare
7 1 (0.22%) SUSE
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (26.35%) Multithreading
2 95 (20.52%) Low Latency
3 89 (19.22%) OO
4 74 (15.98%) Software Engineering
5 49 (10.58%) SDLC
6 46 (9.94%) High-Frequency Trading
7 41 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (8.42%) Market Making
9 38 (8.21%) Analytics
10 33 (7.13%) OOP
11 32 (6.91%) OOD
12 31 (6.70%) Algorithmic Trading
13 30 (6.48%) Risk Management
13 30 (6.48%) TDD
14 29 (6.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
15 28 (6.05%) Open Source
16 25 (5.40%) Functional Programming
17 22 (4.75%) High Availability
18 20 (4.32%) Multithreaded Programming
19 19 (4.10%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 195 (42.12%) Java
2 187 (40.39%) Python
3 148 (31.97%) C#
4 99 (21.38%) SQL
5 98 (21.17%) C
6 61 (13.17%) JavaScript
7 43 (9.29%) Scala
8 20 (4.32%) Ruby
9 18 (3.89%) PHP
10 16 (3.46%) Perl
11 13 (2.81%) VB
12 12 (2.59%) R
13 11 (2.38%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.38%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.16%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.16%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.94%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.73%) Clojure
16 8 (1.73%) VBA
17 7 (1.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 128 (27.65%) Degree
2 14 (3.02%) PhD
3 10 (2.16%) CREST Certified
4 7 (1.51%) CHECK Team Member
5 6 (1.30%) CEH
5 6 (1.30%) CISSP
6 4 (0.86%) CSSLP
6 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) CHECK Team Leader
7 3 (0.65%) OSCP
8 2 (0.43%) CISA
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.22%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.67%) QA
2 8 (1.73%) MiFID
3 6 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (1.30%) EMIR
4 2 (0.43%) FATCA
4 2 (0.43%) GDPR
4 2 (0.43%) JTAG
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) Docker
2 6 (1.30%) Firmware
3 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.86%) KVM
5 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
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 12 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (2.59%) Puppet
2 6 (1.30%) Ansible
3 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.43%) Nagios
4 2 (0.43%) Nessus
4 2 (0.43%) Nmap
5 1 (0.22%) Consul
5 1 (0.22%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
5 1 (0.22%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (3.24%) Oracle
2 10 (2.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.94%) Red Hat
4 8 (1.73%) Cognos
5 5 (1.08%) Northgate
5 5 (1.08%) VMware
6 4 (0.86%) Bloomberg
6 4 (0.86%) Charles River
6 4 (0.86%) Eze Software Group
6 4 (0.86%) Google
6 4 (0.86%) HP
6 4 (0.86%) New Relic
6 4 (0.86%) Sybase
7 3 (0.65%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco
8 2 (0.43%) IBM
8 2 (0.43%) Informatica
8 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.22%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.22%) Splunk
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + pension, annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago