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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 560 510 619
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +109
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 58 121 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.27% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.28% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 56 120 21
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
41989 42637 45857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.67% 93.89% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35276 35908 39523
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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 +18 9 £80,000 -5.88% 1
Teddington -9 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Twickenham +1 4 £55,000 -
Croydon -2 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Harrow - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,750 -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 157 (100.00%) C++
2 67 (42.68%) UNIX
3 59 (37.58%) Linux
4 57 (36.31%) Degree
5 54 (34.39%) Multithreading
6 49 (31.21%) Finance
7 48 (30.57%) OOD
8 47 (29.94%) Computer Science
9 46 (29.30%) OO
10 45 (28.66%) STL
11 40 (25.48%) C
11 40 (25.48%) Windows
12 39 (24.84%) Java
13 38 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (23.57%) Algorithms
15 36 (22.93%) Low Latency
16 32 (20.38%) C#
17 30 (19.11%) Mathematics
17 30 (19.11%) Physics
18 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
19 23 (14.65%) PhD
19 23 (14.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 18 (11.46%) Validation
21 17 (10.83%) Python
22 16 (10.19%) Hedge funds
23 15 (9.55%) Analytics
23 15 (9.55%) Perl
24 14 (8.92%) SQL
24 14 (8.92%) Microsoft
25 13 (8.28%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.01%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) HSPA
3 1 (0.64%) LTE
3 1 (0.64%) CDMA
3 1 (0.64%) GPRS
3 1 (0.64%) GSM
3 1 (0.64%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.64%) UMTS
3 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) Big Data
2 4 (2.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.64%) MySQL
General
1 49 (31.21%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Front Office
3 10 (6.37%) Games
4 5 (3.18%) Automotive
4 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.91%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Electronics
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.64%) Military
8 1 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.66%) STL
2 23 (14.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (5.10%) Velocity
4 6 (3.82%) MFC
5 5 (3.18%) ATL
6 3 (1.91%) HTML
7 2 (1.27%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.27%) XML
7 2 (1.27%) CSS
7 2 (1.27%) WPF
7 2 (1.27%) Qt
7 2 (1.27%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.64%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.64%) COM
8 1 (0.64%) Web Services
8 1 (0.64%) DirectX
8 1 (0.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.94%) Computer Science
2 37 (23.57%) Algorithms
3 30 (19.11%) Mathematics
3 30 (19.11%) Physics
4 16 (10.19%) Hedge funds
5 10 (6.37%) Derivative
5 10 (6.37%) Device Driver
5 10 (6.37%) Visualisation
6 8 (5.10%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.46%) GIS
8 6 (3.82%) Fixed Income
9 5 (3.18%) Equities
9 5 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.55%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.55%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.27%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.27%) CUDA
12 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 67 (42.68%) UNIX
2 59 (37.58%) Linux
3 40 (25.48%) Windows
4 8 (5.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.39%) Multithreading
2 48 (30.57%) OOD
3 46 (29.30%) OO
4 38 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (22.93%) Low Latency
6 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.46%) Validation
8 15 (9.55%) Analytics
9 13 (8.28%) OOP
10 12 (7.64%) Project Management
10 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.01%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.73%) UML
13 7 (4.46%) 3D Modelling
14 6 (3.82%) Software Architecture
14 6 (3.82%) Signal Processing
14 6 (3.82%) Image Processing
14 6 (3.82%) 3D Visualisation
14 6 (3.82%) Performance Engineering
15 5 (3.18%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (25.48%) C
3 39 (24.84%) Java
4 32 (20.38%) C#
5 17 (10.83%) Python
6 15 (9.55%) Perl
7 14 (8.92%) SQL
8 11 (7.01%) Embedded C
8 11 (7.01%) Embedded C++
9 8 (5.10%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.46%) PowerHouse
11 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.27%) F#
12 2 (1.27%) Scala
13 1 (0.64%) Lua
13 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (36.31%) Degree
2 23 (14.65%) PhD
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 1 (0.64%) Bloomberg
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum depending on skills / experience + E
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago