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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 585 607 586
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 22 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.088% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.094% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 17
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +58.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £42,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £94,750 £110,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.94%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
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 £32,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 5 £80,000 +45.45% 1
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 59 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (64.41%) UNIX
3 31 (52.54%) Finance
4 24 (40.68%) Linux
5 22 (37.29%) Algorithms
6 21 (35.59%) Degree
7 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
8 19 (32.20%) Multithreading
8 19 (32.20%) Data Structures
8 19 (32.20%) C
9 18 (30.51%) OO
10 16 (27.12%) Python
10 16 (27.12%) STL
11 15 (25.42%) SQL
12 14 (23.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (16.95%) Derivative
13 10 (16.95%) Analytics
13 10 (16.95%) Banking
14 9 (15.25%) Investment Banking
14 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
14 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (13.56%) Oracle
15 8 (13.56%) Java
15 8 (13.56%) OOD
16 7 (11.86%) Perl
16 7 (11.86%) Front Office
16 7 (11.86%) Hedge funds
17 6 (10.17%) Low Latency
18 5 (8.47%) Pthreads
18 5 (8.47%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.08%) HBase
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Banking
3 9 (15.25%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) STL
2 14 (23.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (8.47%) Pthreads
3 5 (8.47%) XML
3 5 (8.47%) POSIX
4 4 (6.78%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Algorithms
2 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
3 19 (32.20%) Data Structures
4 10 (16.95%) Derivative
5 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (11.86%) Hedge funds
7 5 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (6.78%) Grid Computing
8 4 (6.78%) Open Source
8 4 (6.78%) Social Media
9 3 (5.08%) Tandem
10 2 (3.39%) Equities
11 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) UNIX
2 24 (40.68%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Multithreading
2 18 (30.51%) OO
3 10 (16.95%) Analytics
4 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) OOD
6 6 (10.17%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.78%) Functional Programming
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) System Testing
8 3 (5.08%) OOP
8 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) TDD
9 2 (3.39%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.69%) Build Automation
10 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (32.20%) C
3 16 (27.12%) Python
4 15 (25.42%) SQL
5 8 (13.56%) Java
6 7 (11.86%) Perl
7 5 (8.47%) C#
8 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.08%) Lua
9 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.08%) R
9 3 (5.08%) Pascal
10 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Twitter
3 2 (3.39%) Facebook
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