The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 621 567 566
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 30 34 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.077% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.082% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 59
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £35,000 £49,700
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £80,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,350 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +11.88%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Programmer
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 -14 5 £80,000 - 2
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 76 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (55.26%) Degree
2 42 (55.26%) Computer Science
2 42 (55.26%) UNIX
3 41 (53.95%) STL
3 41 (53.95%) Finance
4 39 (51.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 38 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 35 (46.05%) Linux
7 34 (44.74%) Low Latency
8 32 (42.11%) Windows
9 19 (25.00%) Derivative
9 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (23.68%) Equities
10 18 (23.68%) Mathematics
10 18 (23.68%) C
10 18 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (23.68%) Python
11 17 (22.37%) Electronic Trading
12 16 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (21.05%) Scrum
12 16 (21.05%) Fixed Income
13 15 (19.74%) C#
14 13 (17.11%) Analytics
15 12 (15.79%) Algorithmic Trading
16 11 (14.47%) .NET
16 11 (14.47%) F#
17 9 (11.84%) OO
18 8 (10.53%) Hedge funds
19 7 (9.21%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (53.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Front Office
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) STL
2 39 (51.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (14.47%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.63%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) MFC
5 1 (1.32%) XSD
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
5 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 42 (55.26%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.00%) Derivative
3 18 (23.68%) Equities
3 18 (23.68%) Mathematics
3 18 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
4 16 (21.05%) Fixed Income
5 8 (10.53%) Hedge funds
6 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.58%) Tandem
8 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (55.26%) UNIX
2 35 (46.05%) Linux
3 32 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Android
4 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 34 (44.74%) Low Latency
3 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.37%) Electronic Trading
5 16 (21.05%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) Analytics
7 12 (15.79%) Algorithmic Trading
8 9 (11.84%) OO
9 7 (9.21%) Android Development
9 7 (9.21%) iOS Development
9 7 (9.21%) OOD
10 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) System Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.26%) OOP
12 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.32%) RAD
13 1 (1.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (23.68%) C
2 18 (23.68%) Python
3 15 (19.74%) C#
4 11 (14.47%) F#
5 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
5 7 (9.21%) Java
6 6 (7.89%) SQL
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.32%) Lua
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) Symbian
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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