The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Developer role 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 232 316 299
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 24 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.059% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.062% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 16
Average salary £82,500 £82,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £103,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Senior C++ Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the City of London region.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title 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 with Senior C++ Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (63.16%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) Banking
4 18 (47.37%) Python
5 15 (39.47%) Low Latency
6 14 (36.84%) Linux
6 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
7 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (26.32%) Front Office
9 10 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (23.68%) Fixed Income
10 9 (23.68%) Unix
10 9 (23.68%) Java
10 9 (23.68%) C#
10 9 (23.68%) .NET
11 8 (21.05%) Scala
11 8 (21.05%) Apache Flex
11 8 (21.05%) Investment Banking
11 8 (21.05%) Analytics
12 7 (18.42%) Hedge funds
13 6 (15.79%) Data Structures
13 6 (15.79%) Algorithms
13 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.16%) C
14 5 (13.16%) STL
14 5 (13.16%) Degree
15 4 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 4 (10.53%) Windows
16 3 (7.89%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title 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 with Senior C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) JUnit
1 2 (5.26%) Maven
1 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.26%) Mockito
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Banking
3 10 (26.32%) Front Office
4 8 (21.05%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) Apache Flex
3 5 (13.16%) STL
4 4 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) Fixed Income
4 7 (18.42%) Hedge funds
5 6 (15.79%) Algorithms
5 6 (15.79%) Data Structures
6 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.63%) Derivative
8 1 (2.63%) Equities
8 1 (2.63%) Fintech
8 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Low Latency
2 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 10 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
4 8 (21.05%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.89%) SDLC
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (2.63%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (2.63%) Proprietary Trading
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (47.37%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) C#
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) Scala
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) C
7 3 (7.89%) SQL
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PhD
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