The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
England / London
Rank 482 535 578
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 96 101 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 98 56
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
31885 39563 39927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.16% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26994 34106 33770
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 6 £60,000 -20.00%
Docklands, London - 5 £42,500 -
Hounslow +3 2 £48,750 +2.63%
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Croydon - 2 £46,750 -
Chessington -2 1 - -
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 164 (100.00%) C++
2 163 (99.39%) Software Engineering
3 93 (56.71%) C
4 85 (51.83%) Linux
5 60 (36.59%) Python
6 51 (31.10%) Finance
7 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
8 44 (26.83%) Unix
9 38 (23.17%) Windows
9 38 (23.17%) Degree
10 37 (22.56%) TCP/IP
11 33 (20.12%) C#
11 33 (20.12%) Analytics
12 29 (17.68%) SQL
13 28 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (16.46%) Java
15 26 (15.85%) STL
15 26 (15.85%) Multithreading
16 24 (14.63%) Embedded C
17 23 (14.02%) Mathematics
17 23 (14.02%) Low Latency
17 23 (14.02%) Qt
18 22 (13.41%) PhD
19 21 (12.80%) Oracle
19 21 (12.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 20 (12.20%) Physics
20 20 (12.20%) UML
20 20 (12.20%) XML
21 18 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
22 17 (10.37%) Embedded C++

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.27%) JBoss
1 7 (4.27%) Jetty
1 7 (4.27%) nginx
1 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
1 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
1 7 (4.27%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.56%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.32%) RS-232
2 12 (7.32%) RS-485
3 9 (5.49%) Ethernet
4 8 (4.88%) HTTP
5 7 (4.27%) 3G
5 7 (4.27%) 4G
5 7 (4.27%) GSM
5 7 (4.27%) HTTPS
5 7 (4.27%) InfiniBand
5 7 (4.27%) OpenFlow
5 7 (4.27%) SNMP
6 2 (1.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.27%) InterSystems Cache
2 7 (4.27%) MySQL
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.83%) Big Data
5 2 (1.22%) KDB
5 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.61%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.88%) Subversion
3 7 (4.27%) Ant
3 7 (4.27%) CppUnit
3 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.27%) GDB
3 7 (4.27%) Hudson
3 7 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.27%) JUnit
3 7 (4.27%) Maven
3 7 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (4.27%) Valgrind
3 7 (4.27%) XMLSpy
4 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (31.10%) Finance
2 17 (10.37%) Banking
3 16 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 13 (7.93%) Games
5 6 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.05%) Electronics
7 3 (1.83%) Marketing
7 3 (1.83%) Military
8 2 (1.22%) Front Office
8 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) French Language
9 1 (0.61%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Retail
9 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.85%) STL
2 23 (14.02%) Qt
3 21 (12.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (12.20%) XML
5 15 (9.15%) MFC
6 11 (6.71%) DirectX
7 8 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.88%) CSS
7 8 (4.88%) HTML
7 8 (4.88%) JSF
7 8 (4.88%) RESTful
8 7 (4.27%) DOM
8 7 (4.27%) JSP
8 7 (4.27%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (4.27%) Node.js
8 7 (4.27%) REST
8 7 (4.27%) SOAP
8 7 (4.27%) Spring
8 7 (4.27%) XSD
8 7 (4.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.88%) Computer Science
2 23 (14.02%) Mathematics
3 20 (12.20%) Physics
4 14 (8.54%) Device Driver
5 12 (7.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (6.71%) Algorithms
6 11 (6.71%) PMI
7 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.05%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (3.05%) Fintech
9 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.83%) CUDA
11 2 (1.22%) Arduino
11 2 (1.22%) BBC
11 2 (1.22%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.22%) Cryptocurrency
11 2 (1.22%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.22%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 85 (51.83%) Linux
2 44 (26.83%) Unix
3 38 (23.17%) Windows
4 10 (6.10%) Android
5 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.22%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (99.39%) Software Engineering
2 33 (20.12%) Analytics
3 28 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.85%) Multithreading
5 23 (14.02%) Low Latency
6 20 (12.20%) UML
7 18 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (10.37%) Feasibility Study
9 16 (9.76%) OO
10 15 (9.15%) Data Analytics
11 14 (8.54%) Computer Architecture
11 14 (8.54%) High-Frequency Trading
11 14 (8.54%) Machine Learning
12 13 (7.93%) Image Processing
12 13 (7.93%) Open Source
13 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.71%) OOD
14 9 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.49%) Workflow
15 8 (4.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (56.71%) C
3 60 (36.59%) Python
4 33 (20.12%) C#
5 29 (17.68%) SQL
6 27 (16.46%) Java
7 24 (14.63%) Embedded C
8 17 (10.37%) Embedded C++
9 11 (6.71%) JavaScript
9 11 (6.71%) Ruby
10 8 (4.88%) Go
10 8 (4.88%) Scala
10 8 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.27%) Groovy
12 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.22%) Clojure
13 2 (1.22%) Fortran
13 2 (1.22%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (23.17%) Degree
2 22 (13.41%) PhD
3 11 (6.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
1 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (0.61%) MISRA
1 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) KVM
1 7 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.27%) Ansible
1 7 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (12.80%) Oracle
2 8 (4.88%) Google
3 7 (4.27%) Altova
3 7 (4.27%) ILOG
3 7 (4.27%) Splunk
3 7 (4.27%) VMware
4 2 (1.22%) Cisco
4 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Facebook
5 1 (0.61%) Sybase
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Pension, Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Barnet, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Posted: 20 days ago