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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual C++
Rank 297 303 326
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing VC++ 15 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.33% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 6
Average salary £62,500 £63,750 £64,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
6128 6736 7212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.35% 56.08% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 6084 6718
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 (92.86%) C++
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) Perl
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) WPF
7 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (25.00%) OOP
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) QA
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
10 5 (17.86%) RESTful
10 5 (17.86%) Low Latency
10 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Front Office
5 2 (7.14%) Games
6 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) WPF Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) WPF
3 7 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) WinForms
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.14%) STL
6 2 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) Mason
7 1 (3.57%) MFC
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) XML
7 1 (3.57%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (10.71%) Derivative
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Kindle
4 1 (3.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OO
2 10 (35.71%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) OOP
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Low Latency
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.14%) MVVM
7 2 (7.14%) BCP
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) Perl
5 8 (28.57%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) C++/CLI
8 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) OpenView
1 2 (7.14%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.57%) Reuters
3 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.57%) 29West
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