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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 315 301 332
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 7 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.15% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.16% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 7
Average salary £65,000 £83,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £93,250 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
10849 11016 12091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 93.16% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 9760 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) Front Office
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Derivative
5 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
7 1 (8.33%) VC++
7 1 (8.33%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) STL
1 1 (8.33%) WinForms
1 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) CAD
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VC++
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (8.33%) Reuters
1 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) 29West