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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 305 304 330
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 15 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.19% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.34% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 7
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5994 6525 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 55.18% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5864 6466
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 26 (96.30%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Perl
5 11 (40.74%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 8 (29.63%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) OOP
8 7 (25.93%) Fixed Income
8 7 (25.93%) Banking
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (22.22%) QA
9 6 (22.22%) Low Latency
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (18.52%) HTML
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
11 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (14.81%) Front Office
11 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Games
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) WPF
4 3 (11.11%) WinForms
4 3 (11.11%) WCF
4 3 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (11.11%) STL
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) Mason
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) MFC
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Fixed Income
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 6 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 2 (7.41%) BCP
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Perl
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) VB
7 3 (11.11%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
1 3 (11.11%) OVSD
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Reuters
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) 29West
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago