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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 59 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 303 410 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.36% 3.93% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.74% 7.80% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 279 361 535
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £90,000
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
3914 5259 6574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.30% 50.45% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4623 5704
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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++.

1 348 (52.89%) Java
2 347 (52.74%) Finance
3 321 (48.78%) Python
4 234 (35.56%) Linux
5 186 (28.27%) C#
6 176 (26.75%) Degree
7 173 (26.29%) SQL
8 156 (23.71%) Unix
9 150 (22.80%) C
10 146 (22.19%) Low Latency
11 144 (21.88%) OO
12 134 (20.36%) Computer Science
13 133 (20.21%) Multithreading
14 125 (19.00%) Hedge funds
15 121 (18.39%) Front Office
16 110 (16.72%) Software Engineering
17 106 (16.11%) Banking
18 97 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
19 87 (13.22%) Equities
20 81 (12.31%) Analytics
21 80 (12.16%) STL
22 78 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
23 76 (11.55%) .NET
23 76 (11.55%) Fixed Income
24 75 (11.40%) Windows
24 75 (11.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 75 (11.40%) Mathematics
25 68 (10.33%) Algorithms
26 66 (10.03%) Perl
27 58 (8.81%) Ruby

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 16 (2.43%) SAS
2 15 (2.28%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2000
3 12 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (1.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 12 (1.82%) IBM Notes
3 12 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.52%) Apache
4 10 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.91%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.46%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.46%) IIS
7 3 (0.46%) JBoss
7 3 (0.46%) Node.js
8 2 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.13%) MS Office
2 12 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.30%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) NASTRAN
3 2 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.30%) XMetaL
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (1.06%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.30%) RMDS
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Shopify
3 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.22%) GitHub
3 6 (0.91%) SaaS
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 19 (2.89%) Broadband
3 8 (1.22%) Firewall
4 6 (0.91%) HTTP
4 6 (0.91%) VoIP
5 5 (0.76%) PuTTY
6 4 (0.61%) DNS
6 4 (0.61%) Internet
7 3 (0.46%) 3G
7 3 (0.46%) LTE
7 3 (0.46%) RTP
7 3 (0.46%) RTSP
7 3 (0.46%) STUN
7 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.46%) Wireless
8 2 (0.30%) Intranet
9 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.15%) Multicast
9 1 (0.15%) SMTP
9 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.86%) Big Data
3 26 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.82%) MS Access
7 12 (1.82%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (1.52%) KDB
9 10 (1.52%) MySQL
9 10 (1.52%) Redis
10 9 (1.37%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.06%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.61%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (3.34%) Eclipse
2 21 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.98%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.98%) JUnit
4 11 (1.67%) JIRA
4 11 (1.67%) Subversion
5 9 (1.37%) GDB
5 9 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.22%) Selenium
7 7 (1.06%) Maven
7 7 (1.06%) YourKit
8 6 (0.91%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.91%) Hudson
9 5 (0.76%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.76%) FitNesse
9 5 (0.76%) NUnit
9 5 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.61%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.61%) The Grinder
General
1 347 (52.74%) Finance
2 121 (18.39%) Front Office
3 106 (16.11%) Banking
4 51 (7.75%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.50%) Back Office
6 21 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.04%) Advertising
7 20 (3.04%) Games
8 17 (2.58%) Law
9 16 (2.43%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.76%) Marketing
10 5 (0.76%) Retail
11 3 (0.46%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 421 (63.98%) Developer
2 183 (27.81%) C++ Developer
3 73 (11.09%) Python Developer
4 70 (10.64%) Java Developer
5 69 (10.49%) Senior Developer
6 53 (8.05%) Quantitative Developer
7 52 (7.90%) Software Engineer
8 51 (7.75%) Junior
9 46 (6.99%) Software Developer
10 41 (6.23%) Analyst
11 39 (5.93%) Junior Developer
12 32 (4.86%) C++ Software Developer
13 30 (4.56%) C# Developer
14 28 (4.26%) Senior C++ Developer
15 26 (3.95%) Graduate
16 24 (3.65%) C++/Java Developer
16 24 (3.65%) SQL Developer
17 21 (3.19%) Junior Quantitative Developer
18 20 (3.04%) Programmer
19 19 (2.89%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (12.16%) STL
2 76 (11.55%) .NET
3 43 (6.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 30 (4.56%) Web Services
5 28 (4.26%) HTML
6 22 (3.34%) Apache Flex
6 22 (3.34%) CSS
6 22 (3.34%) Middleware
7 17 (2.58%) Django
7 17 (2.58%) J2EE
8 16 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
8 16 (2.43%) XML
9 12 (1.82%) jQuery
10 11 (1.67%) ASP.NET
10 11 (1.67%) NumPy
10 11 (1.67%) RESTful
11 10 (1.52%) Pyramid
12 9 (1.37%) HTML5
12 9 (1.37%) OpenGL
12 9 (1.37%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 134 (20.36%) Computer Science
2 125 (19.00%) Hedge funds
3 87 (13.22%) Equities
4 78 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (11.55%) Fixed Income
6 75 (11.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 75 (11.40%) Mathematics
7 68 (10.33%) Algorithms
8 45 (6.84%) Derivative
9 43 (6.53%) Data Structures
10 39 (5.93%) Visualisation
11 27 (4.10%) Physics
12 22 (3.34%) Fintech
13 18 (2.74%) Statistics
14 13 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.98%) Pricing Data
15 12 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
15 12 (1.82%) Economics
15 12 (1.82%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.37%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 234 (35.56%) Linux
2 156 (23.71%) Unix
3 75 (11.40%) Windows
4 16 (2.43%) Android
5 15 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.67%) Solaris
7 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (22.19%) Low Latency
2 144 (21.88%) OO
3 133 (20.21%) Multithreading
4 110 (16.72%) Software Engineering
5 97 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (12.31%) Analytics
7 52 (7.90%) Electronic Trading
8 44 (6.69%) Market Making
9 40 (6.08%) TDD
10 39 (5.93%) Machine Learning
10 39 (5.93%) OOD
11 36 (5.47%) OOP
11 36 (5.47%) SDLC
12 33 (5.02%) Algorithmic Trading
13 31 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (4.71%) DevOps
14 26 (3.95%) Proprietary Trading
15 23 (3.50%) Open Source
15 23 (3.50%) Unit Testing
16 22 (3.34%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 348 (52.89%) Java
2 321 (48.78%) Python
3 186 (28.27%) C#
4 173 (26.29%) SQL
5 150 (22.80%) C
6 66 (10.03%) Perl
7 58 (8.81%) Ruby
8 51 (7.75%) JavaScript
9 40 (6.08%) MATLAB
10 38 (5.78%) R
11 36 (5.47%) Scala
12 24 (3.65%) Shell Script
13 23 (3.50%) VBA
14 20 (3.04%) Erlang
15 19 (2.89%) PHP
16 18 (2.74%) VB
17 17 (2.58%) VB.NET
18 15 (2.28%) Bash Shell
18 15 (2.28%) VBScript
19 13 (1.98%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 176 (26.75%) Degree
2 48 (7.29%) PhD
3 6 (0.91%) SANS
4 5 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.30%) CCNA
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.30%) CISSP
6 2 (0.30%) GIAC
6 2 (0.30%) ISEB
6 2 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.30%) MCSE
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.30%) SSCP
7 1 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.15%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.58%) QA
2 7 (1.06%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.30%) SDET
4 1 (0.15%) MiFID
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.06%) Docker
2 4 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.46%) Firmware
4 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (1.82%) EnCase
1 12 (1.82%) FTK
1 12 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (1.82%) Puppet
2 6 (0.91%) Ansible
3 5 (0.76%) Control-M
4 4 (0.61%) Dollar Universe
4 4 (0.61%) RSA Archer
4 4 (0.61%) Salt
5 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Riemann
7 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (6.84%) Oracle
2 28 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.04%) Sybase
4 17 (2.58%) Google
5 15 (2.28%) Facebook
6 14 (2.13%) Bloomberg
7 12 (1.82%) Lotus
8 5 (0.76%) Currenex
8 5 (0.76%) FXall
8 5 (0.76%) Intel
8 5 (0.76%) Remedy
8 5 (0.76%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.61%) Murex
9 4 (0.61%) Perforce
9 4 (0.61%) VMware
10 3 (0.46%) Calypso
10 3 (0.46%) Netezza
10 3 (0.46%) Solace
10 3 (0.46%) Teradata
11 2 (0.30%) Reuters
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Up to £65K (neg) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + FS benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: 80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bpnus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Monarch Digital
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £51000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago