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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 29 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.77% 7.65% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 10.66% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 4
Average salary £105,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
84 122 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 52.83% 71.76% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 61 98 84
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £55,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Low Latency
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 6 (54.55%) Front Office
3 6 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) GCC
4 5 (45.45%) GDB
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Market Making
4 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
4 5 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Maven
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Hudson
7 2 (18.18%) JConsole
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) GCC
1 5 (45.45%) GDB
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JConsole
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) CppUnit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Front Office
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) Qt
3 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Low Latency
2 5 (45.45%) Market Making
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
2 5 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce