The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / London
Rank 63 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1478 1962 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.42% 4.88% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.02% 9.01% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1717 1601
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18429 21780 20725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.05% 54.22% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16078 19155 17884
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Salary Trend in London

C++
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in London

C++
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++ within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 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 -25 219 £75,000 - 69
Docklands, London +8 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Bromley - 10 £37,500 -
Surbiton +3 9 £41,250 -11.29% 1
Chessington 0 9 £40,000 -20.00%
Croydon +16 8 £51,250 +28.12% 2
Hounslow - 7 £50,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -7 6 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Greenford +1 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Canary Wharf -19 4 £77,500 -22.50%
Uxbridge -6 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Greenwich - 3 £35,000 -
Westminster -8 2 £40,500 -46.00%
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Ilford - 2 £22,500 -
Wimbledon -1 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Hammersmith -4 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 £40,000 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for C++.

1 1438 (46.84%) Java
2 1274 (41.50%) Finance
3 1191 (38.79%) Python
4 1114 (36.29%) Linux
5 1020 (33.22%) C#
6 907 (29.54%) Degree
7 888 (28.93%) Software Engineering
8 776 (25.28%) C
9 769 (25.05%) SQL
10 765 (24.92%) Computer Science
11 730 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
12 596 (19.41%) Multithreading
13 578 (18.83%) Unix
14 565 (18.40%) JavaScript
15 518 (16.87%) Banking
16 496 (16.16%) .NET
16 496 (16.16%) OO
17 492 (16.03%) Windows
18 424 (13.81%) Mathematics
19 384 (12.51%) Low Latency
20 358 (11.66%) Algorithms
21 353 (11.50%) HTML
22 303 (9.87%) TDD
23 291 (9.48%) SDLC
24 265 (8.63%) OOP
25 258 (8.40%) Front Office
25 258 (8.40%) Physics
26 255 (8.31%) Analytics
27 242 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
28 238 (7.75%) SQL Server

C++
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
1 129 (4.20%) Apache Spark
2 90 (2.93%) Apache
3 57 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 53 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 39 (1.27%) JBoss
6 37 (1.21%) nginx
7 35 (1.14%) Jetty
8 33 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 27 (0.88%) IIS
9 27 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 23 (0.75%) MQSeries
11 21 (0.68%) Confluence
12 18 (0.59%) Apache Pig
13 16 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (0.52%) SAS
14 14 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.42%) CMS
16 12 (0.39%) IPython
17 10 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.33%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 76 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.81%) MS Office
3 13 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.23%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.23%) SPSS
5 6 (0.20%) InDesign
5 6 (0.20%) MicroStation
5 6 (0.20%) MS Project
6 5 (0.16%) GNU Octave
6 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.13%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (0.098%) Blender
8 3 (0.098%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.098%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.065%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.033%) Maya
10 1 (0.033%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 10 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.23%) Summit
3 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.13%) Eze OMS
3 4 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
3 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.13%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.098%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.098%) Relativity
4 3 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.065%) Concordance
5 2 (0.065%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.065%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.065%) Ringtail
5 2 (0.065%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.033%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.033%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (2.31%) GitHub
3 34 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (0.88%) SaaS
5 25 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (0.81%) Office 365
6 21 (0.68%) G Suite
7 18 (0.59%) Slack
8 12 (0.39%) Heroku
9 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.23%) Force.com
10 7 (0.23%) PaaS
11 6 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.13%) IaaS
14 3 (0.098%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.098%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.098%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.098%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 52 (1.69%) Network Security
3 51 (1.66%) Internet
4 47 (1.53%) HTTP
5 42 (1.37%) 3G
5 42 (1.37%) 4G
6 41 (1.34%) GSM
7 39 (1.27%) OpenFlow
8 34 (1.11%) Wireshark
9 29 (0.94%) Multicast
9 29 (0.94%) SNMP
10 26 (0.85%) Broadband
11 24 (0.78%) Unicast
12 22 (0.72%) Ethernet
13 13 (0.42%) HTTPS
14 12 (0.39%) DNS
14 12 (0.39%) RS-232
14 12 (0.39%) RS-485
14 12 (0.39%) SSL
15 11 (0.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 172 (5.60%) Big Data
3 158 (5.15%) MySQL
4 146 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 130 (4.23%) Hadoop
5 130 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 79 (2.57%) MongoDB
7 78 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 73 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 67 (2.18%) RDBMS
10 54 (1.76%) Apache Hive
11 52 (1.69%) KDB
12 37 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 34 (1.11%) HBase
13 34 (1.11%) Redis
14 31 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 30 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (0.91%) Impala
18 27 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 218 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 194 (6.32%) Jenkins
3 90 (2.93%) Maven
4 85 (2.77%) JIRA
5 79 (2.57%) Visual Studio
6 71 (2.31%) Selenium
7 68 (2.21%) Subversion
8 54 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 52 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 49 (1.60%) JUnit
11 46 (1.50%) Hudson
12 42 (1.37%) Cucumber
13 36 (1.17%) Eclipse
14 35 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
15 30 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (0.91%) NUnit
17 26 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
17 26 (0.85%) SoapUI
18 23 (0.75%) Mercurial
19 20 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 1274 (41.50%) Finance
2 518 (16.87%) Banking
3 258 (8.40%) Front Office
4 208 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 194 (6.32%) Investment Banking
6 149 (4.85%) Games
7 90 (2.93%) Retail
8 75 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 45 (1.47%) Back Office
10 44 (1.43%) Marketing
11 42 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 40 (1.30%) Advertising
14 35 (1.14%) Automotive
14 35 (1.14%) Law
14 35 (1.14%) Legal
15 23 (0.75%) Electronics
16 21 (0.68%) French Language
17 19 (0.62%) Aerospace
18 12 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1889 (61.53%) Developer
2 964 (31.40%) C++ Developer
3 340 (11.07%) Software Engineer
4 282 (9.19%) Java Developer
5 259 (8.44%) C# Developer
6 250 (8.14%) Python Developer
7 248 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 202 (6.58%) Software Developer
9 162 (5.28%) Junior
10 160 (5.21%) Graduate
11 146 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
12 138 (4.50%) Quantitative Developer
13 134 (4.36%) C++ Software Developer
14 125 (4.07%) Senior C++ Developer
15 114 (3.71%) Junior Developer
16 113 (3.68%) Consultant
17 112 (3.65%) .NET Developer
18 104 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
19 97 (3.16%) Architect
20 95 (3.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (16.16%) .NET
2 353 (11.50%) HTML
3 227 (7.39%) STL
4 209 (6.81%) CSS
5 180 (5.86%) XML
6 172 (5.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 169 (5.50%) AngularJS
8 160 (5.21%) Web Services
9 126 (4.10%) HTML5
10 122 (3.97%) WPF
11 114 (3.71%) Node.js
12 101 (3.29%) ASP.NET
13 94 (3.06%) REST
14 92 (3.00%) Middleware
15 84 (2.74%) FIX Protocol
15 84 (2.74%) RESTful
16 82 (2.67%) jQuery
17 79 (2.57%) Spring
18 78 (2.54%) Qt
19 77 (2.51%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 765 (24.92%) Computer Science
2 424 (13.81%) Mathematics
3 358 (11.66%) Algorithms
4 258 (8.40%) Physics
5 242 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
6 227 (7.39%) Hedge funds
7 224 (7.30%) Derivative
8 196 (6.38%) Data Structures
9 187 (6.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 185 (6.03%) Equities
11 162 (5.28%) Fintech
12 132 (4.30%) Fixed Income
13 67 (2.18%) Visualisation
14 65 (2.12%) Statistics
15 60 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
16 58 (1.89%) Client/Server
17 56 (1.82%) Market Risk
18 51 (1.66%) Mobile App
19 49 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
20 47 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1114 (36.29%) Linux
2 578 (18.83%) Unix
3 492 (16.03%) Windows
4 96 (3.13%) Android
5 51 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.50%) Solaris
7 36 (1.17%) CentOS
8 34 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 26 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (0.78%) Windows Server
11 14 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.39%) AIX
13 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.33%) Fedora
14 10 (0.33%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.13%) HPUX
16 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 888 (28.93%) Software Engineering
2 730 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
3 596 (19.41%) Multithreading
4 496 (16.16%) OO
5 384 (12.51%) Low Latency
6 303 (9.87%) TDD
7 291 (9.48%) SDLC
8 265 (8.63%) OOP
9 255 (8.31%) Analytics
10 226 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
11 220 (7.17%) DevOps
12 193 (6.29%) Scrum
13 183 (5.96%) Open Source
14 175 (5.70%) Machine Learning
15 145 (4.72%) OOD
16 140 (4.56%) Mentoring
17 126 (4.10%) Risk Management
18 125 (4.07%) E-Commerce
19 122 (3.97%) Web Development
20 120 (3.91%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1438 (46.84%) Java
2 1191 (38.79%) Python
3 1020 (33.22%) C#
4 776 (25.28%) C
5 769 (25.05%) SQL
6 565 (18.40%) JavaScript
7 219 (7.13%) Ruby
8 208 (6.78%) Scala
9 206 (6.71%) Perl
10 161 (5.24%) PHP
11 118 (3.84%) Shell Script
12 100 (3.26%) Bash Shell
13 92 (3.00%) R
14 84 (2.74%) Go
15 71 (2.31%) VB
16 67 (2.18%) VB.NET
17 64 (2.08%) F#
18 55 (1.79%) VBA
19 49 (1.60%) MATLAB
20 46 (1.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 907 (29.54%) Degree
2 177 (5.77%) PhD
3 59 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 34 (1.11%) CREST Certified
5 33 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 19 (0.62%) CISSP
7 18 (0.59%) ISEB
8 17 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 17 (0.55%) SC Cleared
9 16 (0.52%) CEH
9 16 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.52%) OSCP
10 14 (0.46%) CHECK Team Leader
10 14 (0.46%) CISA
11 9 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.26%) PMP
13 7 (0.23%) CHECK Team Member
13 7 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (5.73%) QA
2 20 (0.65%) MiFID
3 8 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.23%) EMIR
5 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.16%) JTAG
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) SDET
7 3 (0.098%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.098%) IFRS
7 3 (0.098%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 3 (0.098%) MISRA
7 3 (0.098%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.065%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.065%) FATCA
8 2 (0.065%) GDPR
8 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.033%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.033%) SEPA
System Software
1 89 (2.90%) Docker
2 64 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.43%) KVM
4 19 (0.62%) Firmware
5 18 (0.59%) HDFS
6 14 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 12 (0.39%) Apache Flume
8 8 (0.26%) Xen
9 7 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.20%) XenApp
11 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.098%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.098%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.065%) LXC
14 2 (0.065%) OpenSIPS
15 1 (0.033%) NFS
15 1 (0.033%) Shibboleth
15 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 135 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
2 116 (3.78%) Puppet
3 96 (3.13%) Ansible
4 33 (1.07%) Kubernetes
5 24 (0.78%) Nagios
6 14 (0.46%) Mesos
7 13 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
8 11 (0.36%) rkt
9 10 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.29%) EnCase
10 9 (0.29%) HP Fortify
11 8 (0.26%) Graylog
12 7 (0.23%) Consul
12 7 (0.23%) Terraform
13 6 (0.20%) FTK
14 5 (0.16%) Rancher
14 5 (0.16%) Salt
15 4 (0.13%) Icinga
15 4 (0.13%) Kibana
15 4 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 211 (6.87%) Oracle
2 137 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 100 (3.26%) Google
4 70 (2.28%) Sybase
5 68 (2.21%) Red Hat
6 65 (2.12%) VMware
7 38 (1.24%) TIBCO
8 35 (1.14%) IBM
9 33 (1.07%) Solace
10 27 (0.88%) Splunk
11 26 (0.85%) SAP
12 23 (0.75%) ILOG
13 18 (0.59%) Atlassian
13 18 (0.59%) Cognizant
13 18 (0.59%) HP
14 16 (0.52%) Altova
14 16 (0.52%) Cisco
15 14 (0.46%) Adobe
15 14 (0.46%) Perforce
16 13 (0.42%) Fiorano
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per month
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, shares & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pension,Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday