The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ 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
C++
Rank 28 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.96% 3.21% 7.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.73% 5.66% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 16
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 106 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 73.76% 56.68% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 91
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

C++
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Docklands, London region.

C++ Salary Trend in Docklands, London

C++
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C++ 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 C++.

1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) OO
3 10 (55.56%) JUnit
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 9 (50.00%) Lua
4 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 3 (16.67%) C
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (11.11%) QlikView
7 2 (11.11%) Teradata
7 2 (11.11%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.11%) Information Management
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Sybase

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing C++ 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 C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) QlikView
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.11%) HBase
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) JUnit
2 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) QADirector
3 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 9 (50.00%) Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) C Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) STL
1 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Lua
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Tcl
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Sybase
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (5.56%) HP