The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 582 579 600
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 31 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.080% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.086% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 19
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +55.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £106,750 £86,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
C++ Programmer
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in London

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

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

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Programmer
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++ Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +10 9 £80,000 - 2
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (49.18%) UNIX
3 26 (42.62%) Finance
4 25 (40.98%) Linux
4 25 (40.98%) Degree
5 21 (34.43%) Algorithms
6 19 (31.15%) Data Structures
7 18 (29.51%) C
7 18 (29.51%) SQL
8 17 (27.87%) OO
8 17 (27.87%) Python
8 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
9 14 (22.95%) Multithreading
10 11 (18.03%) Java
11 10 (16.39%) STL
11 10 (16.39%) Banking
11 10 (16.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
11 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
12 9 (14.75%) C#
13 8 (13.11%) Oracle
13 8 (13.11%) Analytics
14 7 (11.48%) XML
14 7 (11.48%) Front Office
14 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
14 7 (11.48%) Perl
14 7 (11.48%) .NET
15 6 (9.84%) OOD

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

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Multicast
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.92%) HBase
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.48%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) STL
1 10 (16.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (11.48%) XML
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) Qt
4 1 (1.64%) Pthreads
4 1 (1.64%) POSIX
4 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.64%) MFC
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Algorithms
2 19 (31.15%) Data Structures
3 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
4 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.84%) Derivative
6 5 (8.20%) Hedge funds
7 4 (6.56%) Grid Computing
7 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.56%) Open Source
7 4 (6.56%) Social Media
8 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (3.28%) Equities
10 1 (1.64%) Tandem
10 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) UNIX
2 25 (40.98%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) OO
2 14 (22.95%) Multithreading
3 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.11%) Analytics
5 6 (9.84%) OOD
5 6 (9.84%) Low Latency
5 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) System Testing
6 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.56%) Functional Programming
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 2 (3.28%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 1 (1.64%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.64%) Build Automation
10 1 (1.64%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.64%) DevOps
10 1 (1.64%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (29.51%) C
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 17 (27.87%) Python
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 9 (14.75%) C#
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) Perl
7 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.92%) R
9 2 (3.28%) VC++
10 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.64%) Lua
10 1 (1.64%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Twitter
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
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