The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 270 205 235
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 493 745 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.10% 1.49% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.59% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 450 595 442
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +15.33%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in London

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 119 £75,000 +7.14% 16
Docklands, London +11 6 £105,000 +68.00%
Twickenham - 5 - -
Canary Wharf +9 3 £57,500 -47.72%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 934 (100.00%) C++
2 578 (61.88%) Finance
3 494 (52.89%) Linux
4 430 (46.04%) UNIX
5 381 (40.79%) Multithreading
6 317 (33.94%) OO
7 278 (29.76%) Degree
8 267 (28.59%) Algorithms
9 237 (25.37%) STL
10 229 (24.52%) Computer Science
11 221 (23.66%) Software Engineering
12 217 (23.23%) Python
13 215 (23.02%) Low Latency
14 177 (18.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 169 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
16 164 (17.56%) Java
17 161 (17.24%) Data Structures
18 160 (17.13%) OOD
19 152 (16.27%) C
19 152 (16.27%) Front Office
20 150 (16.06%) SQL
21 141 (15.10%) Windows
22 137 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 135 (14.45%) Banking
24 134 (14.35%) C#
25 128 (13.70%) JavaScript
26 127 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
27 122 (13.06%) Analytics
28 121 (12.96%) Mathematics
29 96 (10.28%) Derivative

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (1.18%) Node.js
2 8 (0.86%) Apache Solr
3 3 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.11%) GemFire
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.11%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (0.96%) CPLEX
2 8 (0.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.32%) Adaptiv
2 3 (0.32%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.07%) TCP/IP
2 25 (2.68%) Multicast
3 18 (1.93%) HTTP
4 6 (0.64%) VLAN
5 5 (0.54%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (0.54%) GSM
5 5 (0.54%) RTP
5 5 (0.54%) SS7
5 5 (0.54%) TCAP
5 5 (0.54%) INAP
6 2 (0.21%) Intranet
6 2 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.11%) Unicast
7 1 (0.11%) Internet
7 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.75%) Relational Database
2 31 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 21 (2.25%) MySQL
4 17 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 16 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.50%) Big Data
6 14 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 9 (0.96%) HBase
8 4 (0.43%) KDB
9 3 (0.32%) OLTP
10 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.21%) DB2
11 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.11%) ObjectStore
11 1 (0.11%) Sybase IQ
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.11%) SQLite
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.14%) GCC
3 15 (1.61%) GoogleTest
4 10 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.86%) ClearCase
6 5 (0.54%) GDB
7 4 (0.43%) CppUnit
7 4 (0.43%) CMake
8 3 (0.32%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.32%) Mockito
8 3 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.32%) NUnit
8 3 (0.32%) Maven
8 3 (0.32%) JUnit
8 3 (0.32%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.21%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.11%) Ant
General
1 578 (61.88%) Finance
2 152 (16.27%) Front Office
3 135 (14.45%) Banking
4 90 (9.64%) Investment Banking
5 59 (6.32%) Financial Institution
6 46 (4.93%) Automotive
7 45 (4.82%) Aerospace
8 44 (4.71%) Legal
9 28 (3.00%) Games
10 15 (1.61%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.07%) Law
12 7 (0.75%) Back Office
13 6 (0.64%) Marketing
14 3 (0.32%) Retail
15 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (25.37%) STL
2 177 (18.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 63 (6.75%) HTML
4 46 (4.93%) FIX Protocol
5 44 (4.71%) XML
6 37 (3.96%) HTML5
7 34 (3.64%) MFC
8 26 (2.78%) .NET
9 18 (1.93%) POSIX
9 18 (1.93%) WPF
9 18 (1.93%) Pthreads
9 18 (1.93%) Natural Language Processing
10 16 (1.71%) Middleware
11 14 (1.50%) OpenGL
11 14 (1.50%) SOAP
11 14 (1.50%) Web Services
12 13 (1.39%) Qt
13 11 (1.18%) NumPy
14 10 (1.07%) Pandas
15 9 (0.96%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 267 (28.59%) Algorithms
2 229 (24.52%) Computer Science
3 169 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
4 161 (17.24%) Data Structures
5 137 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 121 (12.96%) Mathematics
7 96 (10.28%) Derivative
8 74 (7.92%) Hedge funds
9 71 (7.60%) Equities
10 61 (6.53%) Physics
11 50 (5.35%) Fixed Income
12 29 (3.10%) Equity Derivative
13 25 (2.68%) Credit Risk
14 21 (2.25%) Visualisation
15 18 (1.93%) Clustering
15 18 (1.93%) Social Media
16 11 (1.18%) User Experience
17 10 (1.07%) 3D Graphics
18 9 (0.96%) Spread Betting
18 9 (0.96%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 494 (52.89%) Linux
2 430 (46.04%) UNIX
3 141 (15.10%) Windows
4 42 (4.50%) Solaris
5 22 (2.36%) Android
6 20 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.75%) AIX
7 7 (0.75%) HPUX
8 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (40.79%) Multithreading
2 317 (33.94%) OO
3 221 (23.66%) Software Engineering
4 215 (23.02%) Low Latency
5 160 (17.13%) OOD
6 127 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (13.06%) Analytics
8 81 (8.67%) SDLC
9 80 (8.57%) OOP
10 60 (6.42%) Electronic Trading
11 53 (5.67%) Algorithmic Trading
12 44 (4.71%) TDD
13 41 (4.39%) SOA
14 34 (3.64%) Scrum
14 34 (3.64%) Market Making
15 27 (2.89%) Monte Carlo Method
16 25 (2.68%) Data Management
17 24 (2.57%) Risk Management
18 23 (2.46%) Validation
19 20 (2.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 934 (100.00%) C++
2 217 (23.23%) Python
3 164 (17.56%) Java
4 152 (16.27%) C
5 150 (16.06%) SQL
6 134 (14.35%) C#
7 128 (13.70%) JavaScript
8 69 (7.39%) Perl
9 40 (4.28%) VC++
10 32 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 26 (2.78%) VBA
12 13 (1.39%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.28%) R
14 9 (0.96%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.96%) Ruby
15 7 (0.75%) F#
15 7 (0.75%) VB
16 5 (0.54%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.54%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 278 (29.76%) Degree
2 35 (3.75%) PhD
3 3 (0.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.07%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) Basel III
2 2 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (0.64%) iptables
2 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Vendors
1 66 (7.07%) Oracle
2 35 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (0.96%) Solace
4 5 (0.54%) Sybase
4 5 (0.54%) Intel
5 4 (0.43%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.32%) Facebook
6 3 (0.32%) Borland
6 3 (0.32%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.32%) Fidessa
6 3 (0.32%) SunGard
7 2 (0.21%) Twitter
7 2 (0.21%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.11%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.11%) IBM
8 1 (0.11%) Cognizant
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 120k + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 120k + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
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