The table below looks at the statistics for VC++ 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 VC++ over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 305 317 312
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 9 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.082% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 12
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VC++
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
5564 6698 5987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.54% 55.10% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4969 5880 5574
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VC++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VC++ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VC++ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VC++
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VC++ Salary Trend in the City of London

VC++
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VC++ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VC++ Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VC++ 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 VC++.

1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Perl
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 12 (54.55%) Electronic Trading
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 11 (50.00%) Java
6 11 (50.00%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (36.36%) OOP
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (36.36%) Low Latency
8 7 (31.82%) Fixed Income
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
9 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) Banking
9 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (22.73%) QA
10 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 4 (18.18%) C#
11 4 (18.18%) VB
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) OpenView
11 4 (18.18%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VC++ 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 VC++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Front Office
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 10 (45.45%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) STL
3 3 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) MFC
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (4.55%) Mason
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Fixed Income
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Derivative
4 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Electronic Trading
2 11 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (36.36%) OOP
3 8 (36.36%) Low Latency
4 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) BCP
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Perl
4 11 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) OpenView
1 4 (18.18%) OVSD
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP