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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 293 223 249
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 425 698 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.42% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.52% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 400 572 428
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
41825 45977 42442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.60% 93.83% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35281 38040 35854
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 £31,750 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +11 89 £82,500 +17.85% 28
Twickenham - 6 - -
Hounslow +2 2 £45,000 +3.44%
Canary Wharf -11 2 £57,500 -39.47%
Teddington -3 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Docklands, London -6 1 £80,000 -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 971 (100.00%) C++
2 586 (60.35%) Finance
3 510 (52.52%) UNIX
4 461 (47.48%) Linux
5 457 (47.06%) Multithreading
6 336 (34.60%) OO
7 276 (28.42%) STL
8 266 (27.39%) Degree
9 232 (23.89%) Low Latency
10 217 (22.35%) Algorithms
11 210 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
12 208 (21.42%) Computer Science
13 200 (20.60%) Software Engineering
14 185 (19.05%) OOD
15 175 (18.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 172 (17.71%) Python
17 170 (17.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 163 (16.79%) JavaScript
19 157 (16.17%) C
20 151 (15.55%) Windows
21 142 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
22 141 (14.52%) Data Structures
23 129 (13.29%) Analytics
24 126 (12.98%) SQL
25 123 (12.67%) Java
26 121 (12.46%) Banking
27 120 (12.36%) Front Office
28 115 (11.84%) Mathematics
29 114 (11.74%) C#
30 97 (9.99%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (0.62%) Node.js
2 4 (0.41%) Apache Solr
3 3 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
3 3 (0.31%) GemFire
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.82%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (1.24%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 3 (0.31%) Adaptiv
2 3 (0.31%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.13%) Multicast
3 6 (0.62%) GSM
4 5 (0.51%) VLAN
4 5 (0.51%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (0.51%) TCAP
4 5 (0.51%) INAP
4 5 (0.51%) RTP
4 5 (0.51%) SS7
4 5 (0.51%) Internet
5 4 (0.41%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) Unicast
6 2 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.10%) Wireless
7 1 (0.10%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.10%) UMTS
7 1 (0.10%) HTTP
7 1 (0.10%) HSPA
7 1 (0.10%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.11%) Relational Database
2 53 (5.46%) SQL Server
3 40 (4.12%) MySQL
4 28 (2.88%) RDBMS
5 20 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 8 (0.82%) HBase
7 8 (0.82%) Big Data
8 4 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.10%) SQLite
9 1 (0.10%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.10%) ObjectStore
9 1 (0.10%) MS Access
9 1 (0.10%) Redis
9 1 (0.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 48 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.60%) GCC
3 26 (2.68%) GoogleTest
4 15 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.24%) CppUnit
5 12 (1.24%) SpecFlow
5 12 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 12 (1.24%) FitNesse
5 12 (1.24%) NUnit
6 8 (0.82%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.21%) Mockito
7 2 (0.21%) JUnit
8 1 (0.10%) JIRA
8 1 (0.10%) Maven
8 1 (0.10%) CMake
8 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.10%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
General
1 586 (60.35%) Finance
2 121 (12.46%) Banking
3 120 (12.36%) Front Office
4 88 (9.06%) Investment Banking
5 68 (7.00%) Financial Institution
6 43 (4.43%) Aerospace
7 41 (4.22%) Automotive
8 28 (2.88%) Games
8 28 (2.88%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.47%) Legal
10 8 (0.82%) Law
11 7 (0.72%) Marketing
12 6 (0.62%) Back Office
12 6 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
14 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (28.42%) STL
2 175 (18.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 81 (8.34%) HTML
4 59 (6.08%) HTML5
5 57 (5.87%) MFC
6 45 (4.63%) FIX Protocol
7 34 (3.50%) .NET
8 26 (2.68%) OpenGL
9 20 (2.06%) Natural Language Processing
10 17 (1.75%) Middleware
10 17 (1.75%) Web Services
11 14 (1.44%) XML
11 14 (1.44%) Swing
11 14 (1.44%) WPF
12 11 (1.13%) POSIX
12 11 (1.13%) Pthreads
12 11 (1.13%) Qt
13 9 (0.93%) .NET Framework
14 8 (0.82%) DirectX
15 7 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 217 (22.35%) Algorithms
2 210 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
3 208 (21.42%) Computer Science
4 170 (17.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 141 (14.52%) Data Structures
6 115 (11.84%) Mathematics
7 97 (9.99%) Derivative
8 82 (8.44%) Hedge funds
9 70 (7.21%) Fixed Income
10 58 (5.97%) Physics
11 41 (4.22%) Equities
12 28 (2.88%) Visualisation
13 25 (2.57%) Equity Derivative
13 25 (2.57%) Credit Risk
14 23 (2.37%) Social Media
15 21 (2.16%) User Experience
16 20 (2.06%) Clustering
17 19 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
18 14 (1.44%) Spread Betting
19 12 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 510 (52.52%) UNIX
2 461 (47.48%) Linux
3 151 (15.55%) Windows
4 70 (7.21%) Solaris
5 21 (2.16%) Android
5 21 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.24%) AIX
6 12 (1.24%) HPUX
7 8 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (47.06%) Multithreading
2 336 (34.60%) OO
3 232 (23.89%) Low Latency
4 200 (20.60%) Software Engineering
5 185 (19.05%) OOD
6 142 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (13.29%) Analytics
8 79 (8.14%) OOP
9 70 (7.21%) TDD
10 57 (5.87%) Scrum
11 36 (3.71%) Electronic Trading
12 34 (3.50%) Kanban
12 34 (3.50%) Pair Programming
13 32 (3.30%) Algorithmic Trading
14 31 (3.19%) SOA
15 28 (2.88%) Project Management
16 27 (2.78%) BDD
17 26 (2.68%) Monte Carlo Method
17 26 (2.68%) Validation
18 21 (2.16%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 971 (100.00%) C++
2 172 (17.71%) Python
3 163 (16.79%) JavaScript
4 157 (16.17%) C
5 126 (12.98%) SQL
6 123 (12.67%) Java
7 114 (11.74%) C#
8 67 (6.90%) Perl
9 53 (5.46%) VC++
10 20 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.93%) R
12 8 (0.82%) VBA
13 7 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.62%) PHP
14 6 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.62%) Ruby
15 5 (0.51%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.51%) Embedded C++
15 5 (0.51%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 266 (27.39%) Degree
2 32 (3.30%) PhD
3 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.93%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) Basel III
2 2 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (0.51%) iptables
2 4 (0.41%) Firmware
3 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Vendors
1 94 (9.68%) Oracle
2 67 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (1.03%) Solace
4 7 (0.72%) TIBCO
5 6 (0.62%) Borland
6 5 (0.51%) Facebook
7 4 (0.41%) Sybase
8 3 (0.31%) SunGard
8 3 (0.31%) Informatica
8 3 (0.31%) Intel
8 3 (0.31%) Reuters
8 3 (0.31%) Twitter
9 2 (0.21%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.21%) SAP
10 1 (0.10%) Google
10 1 (0.10%) Yolus
10 1 (0.10%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.10%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.10%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BONUS, PENSION
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £37k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago