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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 282 211 252
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 428 721 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.99% 1.48% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.58% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 401 573 391
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +43 98 £60,000 -14.28% 26
Twickenham - 8 - -
Docklands, London +4 5 £105,000 +31.25%
Canary Wharf -3 2 £57,500 -47.72%
Hounslow 0 1 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Teddington -5 1 £40,000 -20.00%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 911 (100.00%) C++
2 562 (61.69%) Finance
3 468 (51.37%) Linux
4 459 (50.38%) UNIX
5 419 (45.99%) Multithreading
6 322 (35.35%) OO
7 258 (28.32%) STL
8 253 (27.77%) Degree
9 234 (25.69%) Algorithms
10 217 (23.82%) Low Latency
11 215 (23.60%) Computer Science
12 195 (21.41%) Software Engineering
13 190 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
14 184 (20.20%) Python
15 173 (18.99%) OOD
16 167 (18.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 149 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 148 (16.25%) Data Structures
19 143 (15.70%) C
19 143 (15.70%) JavaScript
20 138 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
21 135 (14.82%) Front Office
22 133 (14.60%) Java
22 133 (14.60%) Windows
23 123 (13.50%) SQL
24 119 (13.06%) Banking
25 112 (12.29%) Mathematics
26 111 (12.18%) C#
26 111 (12.18%) Analytics
27 88 (9.66%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (0.99%) Node.js
2 6 (0.66%) Apache Solr
3 3 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.22%) GemFire
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.88%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (0.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 6 (0.66%) MetaTrader
3 3 (0.33%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.06%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.54%) Multicast
3 6 (0.66%) HTTP
4 4 (0.44%) VLAN
4 4 (0.44%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (0.44%) GSM
4 4 (0.44%) RTP
4 4 (0.44%) SS7
4 4 (0.44%) TCAP
4 4 (0.44%) INAP
5 2 (0.22%) Intranet
5 2 (0.22%) Internet
5 2 (0.22%) Unicast
6 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.60%) Relational Database
2 42 (4.61%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.29%) MySQL
4 19 (2.09%) RDBMS
5 16 (1.76%) Hadoop
6 15 (1.65%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.32%) Big Data
8 8 (0.88%) HBase
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.11%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.11%) Redis
9 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.11%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.11%) OLTP
9 1 (0.11%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (0.11%) SQLite
9 1 (0.11%) KDB
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (4.28%) Visual Studio
2 32 (3.51%) GCC
3 23 (2.52%) GoogleTest
4 11 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.88%) SpecFlow
5 8 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.88%) CppUnit
5 8 (0.88%) NUnit
5 8 (0.88%) FitNesse
5 8 (0.88%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.44%) GDB
7 3 (0.33%) CMake
8 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.11%) Mockito
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.11%) Ant
8 1 (0.11%) JUnit
8 1 (0.11%) Maven
General
1 562 (61.69%) Finance
2 135 (14.82%) Front Office
3 119 (13.06%) Banking
4 83 (9.11%) Investment Banking
5 63 (6.92%) Financial Institution
6 43 (4.72%) Aerospace
6 43 (4.72%) Automotive
7 37 (4.06%) Legal
8 28 (3.07%) Games
9 18 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.77%) Law
11 6 (0.66%) Back Office
12 5 (0.55%) Marketing
13 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (28.32%) STL
2 167 (18.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 72 (7.90%) HTML
4 50 (5.49%) HTML5
5 49 (5.38%) MFC
6 46 (5.05%) FIX Protocol
7 24 (2.63%) .NET
8 23 (2.52%) XML
9 20 (2.20%) OpenGL
9 20 (2.20%) Natural Language Processing
10 17 (1.87%) Middleware
10 17 (1.87%) WPF
11 14 (1.54%) Pthreads
11 14 (1.54%) POSIX
11 14 (1.54%) Web Services
12 12 (1.32%) Qt
13 10 (1.10%) SOAP
14 8 (0.88%) DirectX
15 7 (0.77%) Swing
15 7 (0.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 234 (25.69%) Algorithms
2 215 (23.60%) Computer Science
3 190 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
4 149 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 148 (16.25%) Data Structures
6 112 (12.29%) Mathematics
7 88 (9.66%) Derivative
8 74 (8.12%) Hedge funds
9 59 (6.48%) Fixed Income
10 58 (6.37%) Physics
11 47 (5.16%) Equities
12 25 (2.74%) Credit Risk
13 23 (2.52%) Equity Derivative
13 23 (2.52%) Visualisation
14 22 (2.41%) Social Media
15 20 (2.20%) Clustering
16 17 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
17 16 (1.76%) Open Source
18 15 (1.65%) User Experience
19 12 (1.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 468 (51.37%) Linux
2 459 (50.38%) UNIX
3 133 (14.60%) Windows
4 58 (6.37%) Solaris
5 19 (2.09%) Android
6 18 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.99%) AIX
7 9 (0.99%) HPUX
8 7 (0.77%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (45.99%) Multithreading
2 322 (35.35%) OO
3 217 (23.82%) Low Latency
4 195 (21.41%) Software Engineering
5 173 (18.99%) OOD
6 138 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (12.18%) Analytics
8 75 (8.23%) OOP
9 61 (6.70%) TDD
10 49 (5.38%) Scrum
11 41 (4.50%) Electronic Trading
12 39 (4.28%) Algorithmic Trading
13 38 (4.17%) SOA
14 27 (2.96%) Kanban
14 27 (2.96%) Pair Programming
15 26 (2.85%) Monte Carlo Method
16 24 (2.63%) Project Management
17 23 (2.52%) Validation
18 22 (2.41%) Market Making
18 22 (2.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 911 (100.00%) C++
2 184 (20.20%) Python
3 143 (15.70%) C
3 143 (15.70%) JavaScript
4 133 (14.60%) Java
5 123 (13.50%) SQL
6 111 (12.18%) C#
7 63 (6.92%) Perl
8 47 (5.16%) VC++
9 27 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.99%) VBA
10 9 (0.99%) R
11 8 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.77%) VB
12 7 (0.77%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.55%) Ruby
14 4 (0.44%) PHP
14 4 (0.44%) Embedded C++
14 4 (0.44%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.33%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 253 (27.77%) Degree
2 35 (3.84%) PhD
3 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.90%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) Basel II
2 2 (0.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (0.44%) iptables
2 1 (0.11%) Varnish
2 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 68 (7.46%) Oracle
2 49 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (1.10%) Solace
4 4 (0.44%) Intel
4 4 (0.44%) Borland
4 4 (0.44%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.33%) Facebook
5 3 (0.33%) Twitter
5 3 (0.33%) Fidessa
5 3 (0.33%) SunGard
5 3 (0.33%) Sybase
6 2 (0.22%) DataSynapse
6 2 (0.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.11%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.11%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.11%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.11%) IBM
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + extensive benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Best Training + Flexi Work
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago