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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 53 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 296 480 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.85% 4.93% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.49% 9.19% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 266 412 439
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £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
3486 5224 6250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.06% 53.65% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 4556 5416
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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++.

1 308 (52.65%) Finance
2 276 (47.18%) Python
3 243 (41.54%) Java
4 228 (38.97%) Linux
5 180 (30.77%) Degree
6 156 (26.67%) Unix
7 155 (26.50%) C#
8 141 (24.10%) Computer Science
8 141 (24.10%) Multithreading
9 138 (23.59%) C
10 136 (23.25%) SQL
11 118 (20.17%) OO
12 115 (19.66%) Hedge funds
13 103 (17.61%) Windows
13 103 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
14 101 (17.26%) Front Office
15 96 (16.41%) Software Engineering
16 88 (15.04%) Low Latency
17 86 (14.70%) Mathematics
18 75 (12.82%) STL
18 75 (12.82%) .NET
19 69 (11.79%) Banking
20 64 (10.94%) JavaScript
21 61 (10.43%) Derivative
22 57 (9.74%) OOD
23 54 (9.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 53 (9.06%) Algorithms
25 52 (8.89%) Perl
26 50 (8.55%) High-Frequency Trading
27 49 (8.38%) 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 (2.39%) Tomcat
2 10 (1.71%) Apache
3 9 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.68%) Confluence
5 4 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.51%) IPython
7 2 (0.34%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.17%) nginx
8 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) Abaqus
2 2 (0.34%) NASTRAN
2 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) MetaTrader
2 4 (0.68%) RMDS
3 2 (0.34%) 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 17 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.39%) GitHub
3 4 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.68%) PaaS
3 4 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.17%) Route 53
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.25%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.08%) Internet
3 13 (2.22%) HTTP
4 10 (1.71%) Network Security
5 6 (1.03%) VoIP
6 5 (0.85%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.68%) 3G
8 3 (0.51%) Broadband
8 3 (0.51%) Firewall
8 3 (0.51%) LTE
8 3 (0.51%) RTP
8 3 (0.51%) RTSP
8 3 (0.51%) STUN
8 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.51%) Wireless
9 2 (0.34%) DNS
9 2 (0.34%) Intranet
9 2 (0.34%) RS-232
9 2 (0.34%) VPN
9 2 (0.34%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.76%) MongoDB
2 22 (3.76%) MySQL
3 20 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.91%) Redis
5 11 (1.88%) Big Data
5 11 (1.88%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (1.54%) SQLPlus
7 8 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.85%) KDB
10 5 (0.85%) Kdb+
11 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (4.79%) JIRA
2 24 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.03%) GitLab
5 6 (1.03%) Maven
6 5 (0.85%) Artifactory
6 5 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.85%) GDB
6 5 (0.85%) Subversion
7 4 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.68%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.68%) Hudson
7 4 (0.68%) Valgrind
8 3 (0.51%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.51%) FishEye
8 3 (0.51%) JUnit
8 3 (0.51%) Liquibase
8 3 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 308 (52.65%) Finance
2 101 (17.26%) Front Office
3 69 (11.79%) Banking
4 27 (4.62%) Advertising
5 25 (4.27%) Back Office
6 22 (3.76%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.25%) Games
8 12 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.88%) Marketing
10 10 (1.71%) Legal
11 8 (1.37%) Retail
12 7 (1.20%) Law
13 6 (1.03%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) German Language
14 2 (0.34%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (62.91%) Developer
2 178 (30.43%) C++ Developer
3 65 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 59 (10.09%) Quantitative Developer
5 49 (8.38%) Software Engineer
6 47 (8.03%) Junior
7 43 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 42 (7.18%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.64%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 33 (5.64%) Junior Developer
10 32 (5.47%) Consultant
11 31 (5.30%) C# Developer
11 31 (5.30%) Software Developer
12 28 (4.79%) Programmer
13 24 (4.10%) C++ Software Developer
14 21 (3.59%) Lead Developer
15 20 (3.42%) C++ Programmer
16 19 (3.25%) Analyst
17 18 (3.08%) Graduate
17 18 (3.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (12.82%) .NET
1 75 (12.82%) STL
2 54 (9.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 39 (6.67%) Web Services
4 37 (6.32%) HTML
5 29 (4.96%) XML
6 24 (4.10%) CSS
7 22 (3.76%) FIX Protocol
8 19 (3.25%) NumPy
9 18 (3.08%) J2EE
10 16 (2.74%) AngularJS
11 15 (2.56%) HTML5
12 14 (2.39%) JSON
13 13 (2.22%) jQuery
13 13 (2.22%) Matplotlib
14 12 (2.05%) ASP.NET
14 12 (2.05%) Node.js
14 12 (2.05%) OpenCL
15 11 (1.88%) Django
15 11 (1.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 141 (24.10%) Computer Science
2 115 (19.66%) Hedge funds
3 86 (14.70%) Mathematics
4 61 (10.43%) Derivative
5 53 (9.06%) Algorithms
6 43 (7.35%) Equities
6 43 (7.35%) Fixed Income
7 39 (6.67%) Physics
8 35 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (5.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (4.79%) Fintech
11 18 (3.08%) Mobile App
12 16 (2.74%) Statistics
13 15 (2.56%) Data Structures
14 12 (2.05%) CUDA
15 10 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
15 10 (1.71%) Market Risk
15 10 (1.71%) Neural Network
16 9 (1.54%) Blog
16 9 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 228 (38.97%) Linux
2 156 (26.67%) Unix
3 103 (17.61%) Windows
4 21 (3.59%) Android
5 17 (2.91%) Solaris
6 11 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.51%) CentOS
8 3 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (24.10%) Multithreading
2 118 (20.17%) OO
3 103 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (16.41%) Software Engineering
5 88 (15.04%) Low Latency
6 57 (9.74%) OOD
7 50 (8.55%) High-Frequency Trading
8 49 (8.38%) Market Making
9 42 (7.18%) Scrum
10 38 (6.50%) Analytics
11 34 (5.81%) Algorithmic Trading
12 33 (5.64%) SDLC
12 33 (5.64%) TDD
13 30 (5.13%) Open Source
14 27 (4.62%) Asset Management
15 26 (4.44%) DevOps
15 26 (4.44%) OOP
16 25 (4.27%) Risk Management
17 24 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (3.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 276 (47.18%) Python
2 243 (41.54%) Java
3 155 (26.50%) C#
4 138 (23.59%) C
5 136 (23.25%) SQL
6 64 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 52 (8.89%) Perl
8 43 (7.35%) Scala
9 39 (6.67%) Ruby
10 30 (5.13%) VB.NET
11 24 (4.10%) PHP
12 23 (3.93%) VBA
13 18 (3.08%) VB
14 16 (2.74%) Bash Shell
15 13 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.88%) MATLAB
16 11 (1.88%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.54%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.37%) OCaml
19 7 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 180 (30.77%) Degree
2 26 (4.44%) PhD
3 7 (1.20%) CREST Certified
4 6 (1.03%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (0.51%) CEH
5 3 (0.51%) CISSP
5 3 (0.51%) CSSLP
5 3 (0.51%) SANS
6 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.17%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.17%) ISEB
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.42%) QA
2 4 (0.68%) MiFID
3 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.34%) EMIR
3 2 (0.34%) FATCA
3 2 (0.34%) SDET
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.25%) Docker
2 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.74%) Puppet
3 13 (2.22%) Ansible
4 8 (1.37%) Salt
5 3 (0.51%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.51%) Control-M
5 3 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.51%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.34%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.17%) Consul
7 1 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) logstash
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 29 (4.96%) Oracle
2 10 (1.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.20%) Google
4 6 (1.03%) Red Hat
4 6 (1.03%) Sybase
5 5 (0.85%) Facebook
6 4 (0.68%) VMware
7 3 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.51%) Cognos
7 3 (0.51%) Remedy
8 2 (0.34%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.34%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.34%) Currenex
8 2 (0.34%) FXall
8 2 (0.34%) Perforce
8 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.34%) Teradata
8 2 (0.34%) Twitter
9 1 (0.17%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £120000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago