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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.76% 2.91% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.42% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +172.72%
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
105 113 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 58.01% 65.70% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69 96 50
Average salary £62,500 £63,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £52,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) JConsole
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JConsole
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) GCC
2 1 (16.67%) GDB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) MFC
3 1 (16.67%) Qt
3 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat