The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 545 532 473
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 88 109 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76 101 182
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £75,000 £89,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++ Software 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
39382 39313 40777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.73% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33975 33320 33316
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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 +60 22 £66,250 +32.50% 3
Chessington - 3 £50,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
C++ Software Developer
England

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 173 (100.00%) C++
2 94 (54.34%) Finance
3 80 (46.24%) Software Engineering
4 78 (45.09%) Linux
5 73 (42.20%) Unix
6 64 (36.99%) Algorithms
7 56 (32.37%) Multithreading
8 53 (30.64%) Data Structures
9 50 (28.90%) OO
10 47 (27.17%) Windows
11 43 (24.86%) Python
11 43 (24.86%) Computer Science
11 43 (24.86%) Low Latency
12 40 (23.12%) Degree
12 40 (23.12%) STL
13 37 (21.39%) C#
14 36 (20.81%) C
15 35 (20.23%) TCP/IP
15 35 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (19.08%) Java
16 33 (19.08%) SDLC
17 27 (15.61%) Mathematics
18 25 (14.45%) Hedge funds
19 24 (13.87%) 3D Graphics
19 24 (13.87%) OpenGL
19 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (13.29%) OOP
21 21 (12.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 20 (11.56%) Physics
22 20 (11.56%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.94%) CMS
2 5 (2.89%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) 3ds Max
1 4 (2.31%) Blender
1 4 (2.31%) Maya
2 2 (1.16%) CPLEX
2 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.67%) GitHub
2 6 (3.47%) SaaS
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.23%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.94%) X.509
3 6 (3.47%) Internet
4 3 (1.73%) Network Security
5 1 (0.58%) 2G
5 1 (0.58%) 3G
5 1 (0.58%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.58%) CDMA
5 1 (0.58%) INAP
5 1 (0.58%) M3UA
5 1 (0.58%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) GIS
2 5 (2.89%) MySQL
3 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.16%) HBase
5 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.58%) KDB
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
1 12 (6.94%) JIRA
1 12 (6.94%) Phabricator
2 3 (1.73%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.58%) CppUnit
General
1 94 (54.34%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Banking
2 15 (8.67%) Games
3 11 (6.36%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.78%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.62%) Front Office
6 6 (3.47%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.47%) Automotive
7 4 (2.31%) Law
7 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 4 (2.31%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.73%) Legal
8 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.12%) STL
2 24 (13.87%) OpenGL
3 21 (12.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (10.40%) Qt
5 13 (7.51%) FIX Protocol
5 13 (7.51%) Middleware
6 11 (6.36%) Qt Quick
6 11 (6.36%) WebKit
7 5 (2.89%) HTML
7 5 (2.89%) Lucene
7 5 (2.89%) WPF
8 4 (2.31%) CSS
8 4 (2.31%) OpenCV
8 4 (2.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (1.73%) .NET
9 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.73%) COM
9 3 (1.73%) WCF
9 3 (1.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (36.99%) Algorithms
2 53 (30.64%) Data Structures
3 43 (24.86%) Computer Science
4 27 (15.61%) Mathematics
5 25 (14.45%) Hedge funds
6 24 (13.87%) 3D Graphics
6 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (11.56%) Physics
8 13 (7.51%) Equities
9 12 (6.94%) Derivative
9 12 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (6.94%) PKI
9 12 (6.94%) Reference Data
10 8 (4.62%) Pricing Data
11 6 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (3.47%) Spread Betting
12 5 (2.89%) Grid Computing
12 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
13 4 (2.31%) Animation
13 4 (2.31%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 78 (45.09%) Linux
2 73 (42.20%) Unix
3 47 (27.17%) Windows
4 8 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.62%) Solaris
5 4 (2.31%) Android
5 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.24%) Software Engineering
2 56 (32.37%) Multithreading
3 50 (28.90%) OO
4 43 (24.86%) Low Latency
5 35 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (19.08%) SDLC
7 23 (13.29%) OOP
8 20 (11.56%) OOD
9 15 (8.67%) TDD
10 12 (6.94%) Analytics
10 12 (6.94%) Performance Analysis
10 12 (6.94%) Software Deployment
11 11 (6.36%) CAD
11 11 (6.36%) Proprietary Trading
12 10 (5.78%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (5.78%) Scrum
13 9 (5.20%) Cash Management
14 8 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (3.47%) 3D Programming
16 5 (2.89%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) C++
2 43 (24.86%) Python
3 37 (21.39%) C#
4 36 (20.81%) C
5 33 (19.08%) Java
6 20 (11.56%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.56%) SQL
7 18 (10.40%) Perl
8 9 (5.20%) F#
9 5 (2.89%) R
10 4 (2.31%) Ruby
11 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.73%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.73%) PHP
12 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.58%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) VB
13 1 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (23.12%) Degree
2 16 (9.25%) PhD
3 7 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (1.73%) SCCM
1 3 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (1.73%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (6.94%) Bloomberg
1 12 (6.94%) Coverity
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.73%) Apple
4 3 (1.73%) Sybase
5 1 (0.58%) Dialogic
5 1 (0.58%) Google
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