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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 54 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 528 748 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.47% 6.24% 6.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 11.12% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 426 694 792
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6170 6728 7107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.24% 56.13% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5368 6080 6621
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 651 (55.22%) Java
2 571 (48.43%) Finance
3 356 (30.20%) Degree
4 355 (30.11%) C#
5 335 (28.41%) Python
6 333 (28.24%) SQL
7 291 (24.68%) Linux
8 286 (24.26%) OO
9 262 (22.22%) C
10 261 (22.14%) Banking
11 252 (21.37%) UNIX
12 245 (20.78%) Oracle
13 240 (20.36%) Computer Science
14 231 (19.59%) .NET
15 199 (16.88%) SQL Server
16 196 (16.62%) Multithreading
17 173 (14.67%) Software Engineering
18 163 (13.83%) Investment Banking
19 160 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
20 156 (13.23%) JavaScript
21 152 (12.89%) Front Office
22 147 (12.47%) Windows
23 128 (10.86%) HTML
24 126 (10.69%) Analytics
25 124 (10.52%) Low Latency
26 115 (9.75%) Mathematics
27 100 (8.48%) TDD
28 95 (8.06%) TIBCO
29 93 (7.89%) Perl
30 92 (7.80%) Ruby

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (3.56%) MQSeries
2 36 (3.05%) SAS
3 23 (1.95%) TIBCO EMS
4 22 (1.87%) WebLogic
5 19 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 16 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
7 14 (1.19%) IIS
8 13 (1.10%) Apache Pig
9 9 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 9 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.68%) Node.js
11 7 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.59%) Apache
12 5 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.25%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.17%) CMS
14 2 (0.17%) Tuxedo
14 2 (0.17%) Tornado
15 1 (0.085%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 61 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.37%) CPLEX
3 24 (2.04%) SPSS
4 15 (1.27%) XMetaL
5 13 (1.10%) MS Office
6 6 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.34%) InDesign
8 4 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.34%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.34%) Blender
9 3 (0.25%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.17%) Maya
10 2 (0.17%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.085%) MS Project
11 1 (0.085%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.085%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 16 (1.36%) BusinessWorks
1 16 (1.36%) TIBCO iProcess
2 8 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.34%) RMDS
4 1 (0.085%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.61%) SaaS
2 7 (0.59%) GitHub
3 2 (0.17%) Force.com
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.085%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.085%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.54%) Internet
2 23 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.78%) GSM
4 18 (1.53%) Wireless
5 14 (1.19%) VLAN
5 14 (1.19%) RTP
6 11 (0.93%) VoIP
6 11 (0.93%) HTTP
7 10 (0.85%) SS7
7 10 (0.85%) TCAP
7 10 (0.85%) INAP
7 10 (0.85%) SIGTRAN
8 8 (0.68%) Firewall
9 7 (0.59%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.59%) VPN
9 7 (0.59%) WAN
9 7 (0.59%) LAN
10 6 (0.51%) SMS
11 4 (0.34%) LDAP
11 4 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 87 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 72 (6.11%) Big Data
4 71 (6.02%) Hadoop
5 48 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (3.48%) Data Mining
8 33 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (2.37%) MongoDB
10 27 (2.29%) KDB
11 24 (2.04%) MySQL
12 23 (1.95%) Oracle Database
13 20 (1.70%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.61%) Apache Hive
15 16 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.27%) MarkLogic
17 13 (1.10%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.02%) QlikView
19 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 10 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 52 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 48 (4.07%) Subversion
3 43 (3.65%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.95%) Maven
4 23 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 22 (1.87%) Xcode
6 19 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 19 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (1.53%) JIRA
8 16 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 16 (1.36%) GCC
8 16 (1.36%) GDB
9 15 (1.27%) Robotium
10 12 (1.02%) JUnit
11 11 (0.93%) Hudson
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.76%) Metasploit
13 8 (0.68%) ClearCase
14 6 (0.51%) Ant
14 6 (0.51%) LoadRunner
General
1 571 (48.43%) Finance
2 261 (22.14%) Banking
3 163 (13.83%) Investment Banking
4 152 (12.89%) Front Office
5 91 (7.72%) Telecoms
6 52 (4.41%) Retail
7 33 (2.80%) Games
8 25 (2.12%) Back Office
9 20 (1.70%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.70%) Legal
10 19 (1.61%) Law
11 17 (1.44%) Multimedia
12 16 (1.36%) French Language
12 16 (1.36%) German Language
12 16 (1.36%) Advertising
12 16 (1.36%) Publishing
13 8 (0.68%) Electronics
14 6 (0.51%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.51%) Marketing
15 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 724 (61.41%) Developer
2 231 (19.59%) C++ Developer
3 111 (9.41%) Java Developer
4 108 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 72 (6.11%) Python Developer
6 66 (5.60%) Software Engineer
7 65 (5.51%) Analyst
8 59 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 56 (4.75%) .NET Developer
10 54 (4.58%) Junior
11 53 (4.50%) Programmer
12 51 (4.33%) Consultant
13 46 (3.90%) Software Developer
14 44 (3.73%) Junior Developer
15 39 (3.31%) Architect
15 39 (3.31%) Graduate
16 37 (3.14%) Data Scientist
17 34 (2.88%) Applications Support
17 34 (2.88%) Front Office Developer
17 34 (2.88%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (19.59%) .NET
2 128 (10.86%) HTML
3 77 (6.53%) STL
4 67 (5.68%) J2EE
5 66 (5.60%) XML
6 63 (5.34%) ASP.NET
7 62 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 60 (5.09%) CSS
9 56 (4.75%) Middleware
10 53 (4.50%) WPF
11 46 (3.90%) HTML5
12 40 (3.39%) .NET Framework
13 39 (3.31%) WCF
14 38 (3.22%) Spring
15 37 (3.14%) Java EE
16 29 (2.46%) Web Services
17 28 (2.37%) LAMP
18 27 (2.29%) XSLT
19 26 (2.21%) jQuery
20 23 (1.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 240 (20.36%) Computer Science
2 115 (9.75%) Mathematics
3 77 (6.53%) Open Source
4 71 (6.02%) Hedge funds
5 63 (5.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 60 (5.09%) Derivative
7 55 (4.66%) Fixed Income
8 49 (4.16%) Visualisation
9 47 (3.99%) Equities
10 41 (3.48%) Statistics
10 41 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (2.88%) Economics
12 32 (2.71%) Applied Mathematics
12 32 (2.71%) Physics
13 30 (2.54%) Mobile App
14 26 (2.21%) Digital Media
15 25 (2.12%) CMDB
16 24 (2.04%) Neural Network
17 20 (1.70%) Market Risk
17 20 (1.70%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 291 (24.68%) Linux
2 252 (21.37%) UNIX
3 147 (12.47%) Windows
4 64 (5.43%) Android
5 39 (3.31%) Solaris
5 39 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.85%) HPUX
8 6 (0.51%) AIX
8 6 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (24.26%) OO
2 196 (16.62%) Multithreading
3 173 (14.67%) Software Engineering
4 160 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (10.69%) Analytics
6 124 (10.52%) Low Latency
7 100 (8.48%) TDD
8 80 (6.79%) Project Management
9 79 (6.70%) Scrum
10 73 (6.19%) Risk Management
11 57 (4.83%) Data Modelling
12 56 (4.75%) OOD
13 54 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (4.33%) Business Analysis
15 49 (4.16%) Data Analysis
15 49 (4.16%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (3.82%) Technical Architecture
17 43 (3.65%) OOP
18 41 (3.48%) Electronic Trading
19 40 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 651 (55.22%) Java
2 355 (30.11%) C#
3 335 (28.41%) Python
4 333 (28.24%) SQL
5 262 (22.22%) C
6 156 (13.23%) JavaScript
7 93 (7.89%) Perl
8 92 (7.80%) Ruby
9 72 (6.11%) VBA
10 59 (5.00%) VB
11 44 (3.73%) PHP
12 43 (3.65%) Shell Script
13 42 (3.56%) R
14 40 (3.39%) MATLAB
15 33 (2.80%) VB.NET
16 32 (2.71%) T-SQL
17 30 (2.54%) PL/SQL
18 29 (2.46%) Bash Shell
19 26 (2.21%) VC++
20 22 (1.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 356 (30.20%) Degree
2 63 (5.34%) PhD
3 15 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.76%) CISSP
6 8 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.68%) MCTS
7 7 (0.59%) GPEN
7 7 (0.59%) OSCP
7 7 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.59%) RHCE
7 7 (0.59%) CISA
7 7 (0.59%) CISM
7 7 (0.59%) MCSE
7 7 (0.59%) GSEC
7 7 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.59%) CCNP
7 7 (0.59%) CCNA
8 5 (0.42%) MBA
9 4 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.85%) QA
2 20 (1.70%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.59%) SLA
3 7 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.25%) EMIR
4 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.085%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.085%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.59%) Nmap
2 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.34%) NFS
4 3 (0.25%) OpenSSH
5 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.085%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.085%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 8 (0.68%) Puppet
2 6 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.51%) OpenView
3 5 (0.42%) Control-M
3 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.17%) OVSD
6 1 (0.085%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.085%) Nagios
6 1 (0.085%) logstash
Vendors
1 245 (20.78%) Oracle
2 95 (8.06%) TIBCO
3 66 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 36 (3.05%) Sybase
5 34 (2.88%) JBoss
6 24 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 20 (1.70%) Teradata
8 19 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.53%) Bloomberg
9 18 (1.53%) HP
9 18 (1.53%) Google
10 15 (1.27%) IBM
11 14 (1.19%) Adobe
12 12 (1.02%) Tableau
13 11 (0.93%) Ab Initio
13 11 (0.93%) Siebel
14 10 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.85%) Informatica
15 9 (0.76%) Fidessa
15 9 (0.76%) Telerik
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bonus package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £85k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent Spa
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday