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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 247 217 205
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 538 668 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.38% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.47% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 491 572 476
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
41662 45322 42082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.25% 93.42% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35369 38057 35198
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +37 138 £75,000 +7.14% 21
Docklands, London +6 5 £105,000 +71.42%
Twickenham - 5 £47,500 -
Ealing - 4 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £46,250 - 2
Teddington -16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 956 (100.00%) C++
2 580 (60.67%) Finance
3 513 (53.66%) Linux
4 423 (44.25%) UNIX
5 376 (39.33%) Multithreading
6 305 (31.90%) Degree
7 299 (31.28%) Algorithms
8 296 (30.96%) OO
9 252 (26.36%) Computer Science
10 242 (25.31%) STL
11 239 (25.00%) Python
12 232 (24.27%) Software Engineering
13 219 (22.91%) Low Latency
14 180 (18.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 179 (18.72%) Java
16 177 (18.51%) Data Structures
17 173 (18.10%) Front Office
18 168 (17.57%) Windows
19 167 (17.47%) C
20 162 (16.95%) SQL
21 155 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
22 153 (16.00%) C#
23 148 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
24 145 (15.17%) Banking
24 145 (15.17%) OOD
25 131 (13.70%) Mathematics
26 120 (12.55%) JavaScript
27 114 (11.92%) Analytics
28 109 (11.40%) Derivative
29 104 (10.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 16 (1.67%) Node.js
2 8 (0.84%) Apache Solr
3 3 (0.31%) Apache
3 3 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.10%) DNN
4 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.10%) IIS
4 1 (0.10%) GemFire
Applications
1 9 (0.94%) CPLEX
2 7 (0.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 14 (1.46%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.31%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.97%) TCP/IP
2 24 (2.51%) Multicast
3 19 (1.99%) HTTP
4 7 (0.73%) GSM
4 7 (0.73%) Network Security
5 6 (0.63%) VLAN
6 5 (0.52%) SIGTRAN
6 5 (0.52%) TCAP
6 5 (0.52%) INAP
6 5 (0.52%) Internet
6 5 (0.52%) RTP
6 5 (0.52%) SS7
7 4 (0.42%) X.509
7 4 (0.42%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.21%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.21%) UMTS
8 2 (0.21%) VPN
8 2 (0.21%) IPv4
8 2 (0.21%) IPv6
8 2 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.72%) Relational Database
3 17 (1.78%) MySQL
3 17 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 16 (1.67%) Big Data
5 15 (1.57%) Hadoop
5 15 (1.57%) RDBMS
6 9 (0.94%) HBase
7 7 (0.73%) OLTP
8 6 (0.63%) DB2
9 5 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.52%) KDB
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.21%) Redis
11 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.10%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 22 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.15%) GCC
3 8 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.73%) ClearCase
5 6 (0.63%) GoogleTest
6 5 (0.52%) GDB
6 5 (0.52%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.42%) Mockito
7 4 (0.42%) CMake
7 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.42%) JUnit
7 4 (0.42%) Maven
8 3 (0.31%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.21%) JIRA
9 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.10%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.10%) Ant
10 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.10%) LLVM
General
1 580 (60.67%) Finance
2 173 (18.10%) Front Office
3 145 (15.17%) Banking
4 96 (10.04%) Investment Banking
5 68 (7.11%) Financial Institution
6 47 (4.92%) Automotive
7 44 (4.60%) Aerospace
8 43 (4.50%) Legal
9 32 (3.35%) Games
10 16 (1.67%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.26%) Law
12 7 (0.73%) Back Office
13 4 (0.42%) Retail
13 4 (0.42%) Marketing
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (25.31%) STL
2 180 (18.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 51 (5.33%) HTML
4 47 (4.92%) XML
5 45 (4.71%) FIX Protocol
6 28 (2.93%) .NET
7 27 (2.82%) HTML5
8 24 (2.51%) MFC
9 23 (2.41%) Qt
10 21 (2.20%) WPF
11 17 (1.78%) POSIX
12 16 (1.67%) Web Services
12 16 (1.67%) Pthreads
12 16 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
13 14 (1.46%) SOAP
14 12 (1.26%) NumPy
14 12 (1.26%) Pandas
14 12 (1.26%) COM
14 12 (1.26%) OpenGL
14 12 (1.26%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 299 (31.28%) Algorithms
2 252 (26.36%) Computer Science
3 177 (18.51%) Data Structures
4 155 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
5 131 (13.70%) Mathematics
6 109 (11.40%) Derivative
7 104 (10.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 74 (7.74%) Equities
9 67 (7.01%) Physics
9 67 (7.01%) Hedge funds
10 38 (3.97%) Fixed Income
11 32 (3.35%) Equity Derivative
12 19 (1.99%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.67%) Social Media
13 16 (1.67%) Clustering
14 13 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
15 12 (1.26%) Data Centre
16 10 (1.05%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.94%) Spread Betting
18 8 (0.84%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 513 (53.66%) Linux
2 423 (44.25%) UNIX
3 168 (17.57%) Windows
4 36 (3.77%) Solaris
5 26 (2.72%) Android
6 22 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.73%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.63%) AIX
9 6 (0.63%) HPUX
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (39.33%) Multithreading
2 296 (30.96%) OO
3 232 (24.27%) Software Engineering
4 219 (22.91%) Low Latency
5 148 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
6 145 (15.17%) OOD
7 114 (11.92%) Analytics
8 88 (9.21%) OOP
9 81 (8.47%) SDLC
10 70 (7.32%) Algorithmic Trading
11 58 (6.07%) Electronic Trading
12 42 (4.39%) Scrum
13 41 (4.29%) TDD
14 39 (4.08%) Market Making
15 38 (3.97%) Risk Management
16 37 (3.87%) SOA
17 27 (2.82%) Data Management
18 21 (2.20%) Open Source
19 18 (1.88%) Machine Learning
19 18 (1.88%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 956 (100.00%) C++
2 239 (25.00%) Python
3 179 (18.72%) Java
4 167 (17.47%) C
5 162 (16.95%) SQL
6 153 (16.00%) C#
7 120 (12.55%) JavaScript
8 87 (9.10%) Perl
9 41 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 36 (3.77%) VC++
11 32 (3.35%) VBA
12 16 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.67%) R
13 14 (1.46%) F#
13 14 (1.46%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.26%) Ruby
15 10 (1.05%) Scala
16 8 (0.84%) Haskell
16 8 (0.84%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 305 (31.90%) Degree
2 31 (3.24%) PhD
3 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.63%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (0.52%) SCCM
2 4 (0.42%) WMI
Vendors
1 68 (7.11%) Oracle
2 28 (2.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (1.36%) Sybase
4 6 (0.63%) Solace
5 5 (0.52%) Intel
5 5 (0.52%) TIBCO
6 4 (0.42%) Apple
7 3 (0.31%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.31%) Facebook
7 3 (0.31%) Fidessa
7 3 (0.31%) SunGard
8 2 (0.21%) SmartStream
8 2 (0.21%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.10%) Coverity
9 1 (0.10%) Twitter
9 1 (0.10%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.10%) Google
9 1 (0.10%) Cognizant
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Very Good Bonuses!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 100k + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago