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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 589 567 405
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -162
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 67 96 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.21% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 297
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,500 £85,000
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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
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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 +48 11 £57,500 +15.00%
Chessington - 10 £50,000 - 1
Chiswick - 4 £47,250 -
Brentford - 1 £52,500 -
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 159 (100.00%) C++
2 76 (47.80%) Finance
3 74 (46.54%) Software Engineering
4 59 (37.11%) Linux
5 55 (34.59%) Unix
6 47 (29.56%) Multithreading
7 46 (28.93%) Algorithms
8 40 (25.16%) OO
8 40 (25.16%) C
8 40 (25.16%) Degree
9 37 (23.27%) Computer Science
9 37 (23.27%) STL
10 36 (22.64%) Data Structures
11 35 (22.01%) TCP/IP
12 34 (21.38%) Java
13 33 (20.75%) Python
14 31 (19.50%) OpenGL
15 29 (18.24%) 3D Graphics
15 29 (18.24%) Low Latency
16 28 (17.61%) C#
17 27 (16.98%) Qt
18 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (15.72%) Mathematics
19 24 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (15.09%) Games
19 24 (15.09%) SQL
20 23 (14.47%) Windows
21 22 (13.84%) Hedge funds
22 21 (13.21%) SDLC
23 20 (12.58%) PhD

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 6 (3.77%) CMS
2 3 (1.89%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.89%) Node.js
3 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) 3ds Max
1 4 (2.52%) Blender
1 4 (2.52%) Maya
2 2 (1.26%) Abaqus
2 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) NASTRAN
2 2 (1.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.18%) SaaS
2 8 (5.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.01%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.77%) X.509
3 5 (3.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) 2G
4 1 (0.63%) 3G
4 1 (0.63%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.63%) CDMA
4 1 (0.63%) INAP
4 1 (0.63%) M3UA
4 1 (0.63%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.18%) GIS
2 7 (4.40%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.63%) KDB
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.77%) JIRA
1 6 (3.77%) Phabricator
2 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.26%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) CppUnit
General
1 76 (47.80%) Finance
2 24 (15.09%) Games
3 13 (8.18%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.92%) Front Office
5 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.52%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.52%) Automotive
6 4 (2.52%) Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Law
6 4 (2.52%) Legal
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
6 4 (2.52%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.27%) STL
2 31 (19.50%) OpenGL
3 27 (16.98%) Qt
4 17 (10.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (8.18%) Qt Quick
5 13 (8.18%) WebKit
6 6 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (3.77%) Middleware
7 5 (3.14%) HTML
8 4 (2.52%) CSS
8 4 (2.52%) OpenCV
8 4 (2.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (1.89%) Backbone.js
9 3 (1.89%) CherryPy
9 3 (1.89%) Django
9 3 (1.89%) Express
9 3 (1.89%) Lucene
10 2 (1.26%) DirectX
10 2 (1.26%) MFC
10 2 (1.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.93%) Algorithms
2 37 (23.27%) Computer Science
3 36 (22.64%) Data Structures
4 29 (18.24%) 3D Graphics
5 25 (15.72%) Mathematics
6 24 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (13.84%) Hedge funds
8 19 (11.95%) Physics
9 13 (8.18%) Pricing Data
10 12 (7.55%) Equities
11 10 (6.29%) CUDA
12 6 (3.77%) Augmented Reality
12 6 (3.77%) Derivative
12 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (3.77%) PKI
12 6 (3.77%) Reference Data
13 4 (2.52%) 3D Printing
13 4 (2.52%) Animation
13 4 (2.52%) iPhone
13 4 (2.52%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 59 (37.11%) Linux
2 55 (34.59%) Unix
3 23 (14.47%) Windows
4 5 (3.14%) Android
5 4 (2.52%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.26%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.54%) Software Engineering
2 47 (29.56%) Multithreading
3 40 (25.16%) OO
4 29 (18.24%) Low Latency
5 25 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.21%) SDLC
7 20 (12.58%) OOD
8 18 (11.32%) Cash Management
9 15 (9.43%) CAD
10 13 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (8.18%) TDD
11 12 (7.55%) OOP
12 7 (4.40%) Analytics
12 7 (4.40%) Proprietary Trading
12 7 (4.40%) UML
13 6 (3.77%) 3D Programming
13 6 (3.77%) Asset Management
13 6 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (3.77%) Software Deployment
14 5 (3.14%) Equity Research
Programming Languages
1 159 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (25.16%) C
3 34 (21.38%) Java
4 33 (20.75%) Python
5 28 (17.61%) C#
6 24 (15.09%) SQL
7 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.92%) Perl
9 5 (3.14%) F#
10 4 (2.52%) PHP
11 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.89%) R
12 2 (1.26%) Ruby
12 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.26%) Tcl
13 1 (0.63%) Erlang
13 1 (0.63%) Go
13 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (25.16%) Degree
2 20 (12.58%) PhD
3 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (4.40%) Oracle
2 6 (3.77%) Bloomberg
2 6 (3.77%) Coverity
3 2 (1.26%) ANSYS
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.63%) Dialogic
4 1 (0.63%) Google
4 1 (0.63%) Intel
4 1 (0.63%) Sybase
4 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chessington
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago