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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 279 328 312
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 29 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.048% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.052% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 17
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £48,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £62,500 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) C++
2 33 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 29 (65.91%) Linux
4 28 (63.64%) Finance
5 20 (45.45%) UNIX
6 17 (38.64%) Low Latency
7 16 (36.36%) OO
8 14 (31.82%) Data Structures
9 12 (27.27%) Windows
10 10 (22.73%) Python
10 10 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
11 9 (20.45%) Java
12 8 (18.18%) Algorithms
13 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
13 7 (15.91%) MetaTrader
13 7 (15.91%) API Design
13 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
13 7 (15.91%) C
13 7 (15.91%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
13 7 (15.91%) Games
13 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
13 7 (15.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (13.64%) SQL
15 5 (11.36%) Front Office
15 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
15 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (11.36%) SDLC
16 4 (9.09%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (15.91%) MetaTrader
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) CMake
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.82%) Mockito
General
1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Games
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Front Office
4 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (15.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) SOAP
3 4 (9.09%) STL
3 4 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Data Structures
2 10 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Hedge funds
5 4 (9.09%) Biometrics
5 4 (9.09%) Equities
6 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) UNIX
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 17 (38.64%) Low Latency
3 16 (36.36%) OO
4 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.91%) API Design
5 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (2.27%) Market Making
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (22.73%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) C
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
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