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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 59 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1622 2215 2088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.58% 5.06% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.36% 9.37% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1857 1856
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
England

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
19396 23647 22831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.80% 54.05% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16906 20544 19853
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 229 £80,000 +6.66% 51
Chessington 0 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Docklands, London +20 12 £48,000 +6.66%
Surbiton +4 11 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -14 9 £40,000 -15.78%
Hammersmith +20 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Croydon +10 6 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Bromley - 6 £37,500 -
Feltham +11 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Canary Wharf -16 4 £75,000 -25.00%
Hounslow +17 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Uxbridge +4 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Greenwich - 3 £35,000 -
Greenford - 3 £45,500 -
Westminster -13 2 £40,500 -46.00%
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 1485 (46.79%) Java
2 1264 (39.82%) Python
3 1258 (39.63%) Finance
4 1134 (35.73%) Linux
5 1000 (31.51%) C#
6 993 (31.29%) Degree
7 889 (28.01%) Software Engineering
8 769 (24.23%) Computer Science
9 742 (23.38%) SQL
10 736 (23.19%) C
11 719 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
12 610 (19.22%) Unix
13 558 (17.58%) JavaScript
14 545 (17.17%) Multithreading
15 528 (16.64%) Windows
16 511 (16.10%) .NET
17 494 (15.56%) Banking
18 476 (15.00%) OO
19 430 (13.55%) Mathematics
20 385 (12.13%) Algorithms
21 357 (11.25%) Low Latency
22 335 (10.55%) HTML
23 292 (9.20%) TDD
24 280 (8.82%) OOP
25 279 (8.79%) Front Office
26 276 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
27 275 (8.66%) SDLC
28 269 (8.48%) Physics
29 251 (7.91%) Analytics
30 242 (7.62%) Hedge funds

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
1 117 (3.69%) Apache Spark
2 99 (3.12%) Apache
3 59 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 48 (1.51%) WebSphere
5 33 (1.04%) nginx
6 32 (1.01%) IIS
6 32 (1.01%) JBoss
7 30 (0.95%) Jetty
8 29 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 27 (0.85%) MQSeries
10 26 (0.82%) Confluence
11 22 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 20 (0.63%) Apache Pig
12 20 (0.63%) SAS
13 15 (0.47%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.41%) IPython
16 11 (0.35%) CMS
17 10 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.32%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 59 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.54%) MS Office
3 10 (0.32%) SPSS
4 8 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.19%) MS Project
6 5 (0.16%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
6 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.13%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.13%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.13%) InDesign
7 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.13%) MicroStation
7 4 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.095%) Blender
8 3 (0.095%) Maple
Business Applications
1 10 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.28%) Relativity
3 8 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.25%) RMDS
4 6 (0.19%) Summit
4 6 (0.19%) thinkFolio
5 5 (0.16%) Ringtail
6 4 (0.13%) Concordance
6 4 (0.13%) Eze OMS
6 4 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
6 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.13%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.095%) Postilion
8 2 (0.063%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.063%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.032%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.032%) Misys Midas
9 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 84 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (2.21%) GitHub
3 31 (0.98%) SaaS
4 28 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (0.57%) Office 365
7 13 (0.41%) Force.com
7 13 (0.41%) G Suite
7 13 (0.41%) PaaS
8 12 (0.38%) Heroku
8 12 (0.38%) Slack
9 11 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.19%) IaaS
12 5 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.13%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.095%) DigitalOcean
14 3 (0.095%) Sumo Logic
15 2 (0.063%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 139 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 76 (2.39%) Network Security
3 69 (2.17%) Internet
4 48 (1.51%) HTTP
5 38 (1.20%) Wireshark
6 31 (0.98%) Multicast
7 29 (0.91%) GSM
8 28 (0.88%) 3G
8 28 (0.88%) 4G
9 27 (0.85%) OpenFlow
10 25 (0.79%) Broadband
11 21 (0.66%) Unicast
12 20 (0.63%) SNMP
13 19 (0.60%) DNS
13 19 (0.60%) Ethernet
14 11 (0.35%) HTTPS
14 11 (0.35%) RS-232
14 11 (0.35%) RS-485
14 11 (0.35%) SSL
15 10 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (6.24%) SQL Server
2 162 (5.10%) MySQL
3 156 (4.91%) Big Data
4 151 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 134 (4.22%) Hadoop
6 125 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 94 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 90 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
9 69 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 68 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 53 (1.67%) KDB
12 44 (1.39%) Apache Hive
13 43 (1.35%) HBase
14 41 (1.29%) Data Mining
15 34 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 33 (1.04%) Redis
17 26 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
18 24 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (0.76%) Oracle Database
19 23 (0.72%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 238 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 191 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 101 (3.18%) JIRA
4 93 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 86 (2.71%) Maven
6 64 (2.02%) Selenium
7 60 (1.89%) Subversion
8 51 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 51 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 45 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 41 (1.29%) JUnit
11 38 (1.20%) Hudson
12 31 (0.98%) NUnit
13 29 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
15 25 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
16 22 (0.69%) Eclipse
16 22 (0.69%) Metasploit
17 20 (0.63%) SpecFlow
17 20 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 1258 (39.63%) Finance
2 494 (15.56%) Banking
3 279 (8.79%) Front Office
4 223 (7.03%) Telecoms
5 158 (4.98%) Games
6 156 (4.91%) Investment Banking
7 93 (2.93%) Retail
8 77 (2.43%) Financial Institution
9 62 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 60 (1.89%) Marketing
11 45 (1.42%) Back Office
12 44 (1.39%) Advertising
13 43 (1.35%) Legal
14 38 (1.20%) Manufacturing
15 33 (1.04%) Automotive
16 29 (0.91%) Law
17 24 (0.76%) Electronics
18 20 (0.63%) Aerospace
18 20 (0.63%) French Language
19 11 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1946 (61.31%) Developer
2 1026 (32.33%) C++ Developer
3 335 (10.55%) Software Engineer
4 279 (8.79%) Java Developer
5 273 (8.60%) Python Developer
6 256 (8.07%) Senior Developer
7 238 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 192 (6.05%) Software Developer
9 179 (5.64%) Graduate
10 166 (5.23%) Quantitative Developer
11 160 (5.04%) Junior
12 146 (4.60%) Senior C++ Developer
13 144 (4.54%) C++ Software Developer
14 138 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
15 122 (3.84%) Graduate Developer
16 120 (3.78%) Consultant
17 117 (3.69%) .NET Developer
18 113 (3.56%) Analyst
19 108 (3.40%) C++ Quantitative Developer
20 107 (3.37%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 511 (16.10%) .NET
2 335 (10.55%) HTML
3 226 (7.12%) STL
4 209 (6.58%) CSS
5 177 (5.58%) XML
6 170 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 165 (5.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 162 (5.10%) Web Services
9 118 (3.72%) HTML5
10 116 (3.65%) Node.js
11 102 (3.21%) ASP.NET
12 101 (3.18%) WPF
13 95 (2.99%) Qt
14 92 (2.90%) REST
15 90 (2.84%) OpenGL
16 88 (2.77%) Django
17 78 (2.46%) Middleware
18 77 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
18 77 (2.43%) jQuery
19 74 (2.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 769 (24.23%) Computer Science
2 430 (13.55%) Mathematics
3 385 (12.13%) Algorithms
4 276 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 269 (8.48%) Physics
6 242 (7.62%) Hedge funds
7 240 (7.56%) Derivative
8 200 (6.30%) Data Structures
9 195 (6.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 180 (5.67%) Equities
11 145 (4.57%) Fixed Income
12 125 (3.94%) Fintech
13 101 (3.18%) Statistics
14 92 (2.90%) Visualisation
15 82 (2.58%) Mobile App
16 72 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
17 64 (2.02%) User Experience
18 58 (1.83%) Client/Server
19 57 (1.80%) 3D Graphics
20 48 (1.51%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1134 (35.73%) Linux
2 610 (19.22%) Unix
3 528 (16.64%) Windows
4 119 (3.75%) Android
5 69 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.76%) Solaris
7 45 (1.42%) CentOS
8 43 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 29 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (0.85%) Windows Server
11 21 (0.66%) AIX
12 17 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 16 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.44%) Fedora
15 11 (0.35%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.25%) HPUX
18 6 (0.19%) CoreOS
19 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (28.01%) Software Engineering
2 719 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
3 545 (17.17%) Multithreading
4 476 (15.00%) OO
5 357 (11.25%) Low Latency
6 292 (9.20%) TDD
7 280 (8.82%) OOP
8 275 (8.66%) SDLC
9 251 (7.91%) Analytics
10 240 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
11 201 (6.33%) DevOps
12 194 (6.11%) Scrum
13 190 (5.99%) Open Source
14 184 (5.80%) Machine Learning
15 171 (5.39%) OOD
16 132 (4.16%) Mentoring
17 129 (4.06%) Risk Management
18 122 (3.84%) Web Development
19 119 (3.75%) Project Management
20 118 (3.72%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1485 (46.79%) Java
2 1264 (39.82%) Python
3 1000 (31.51%) C#
4 742 (23.38%) SQL
5 736 (23.19%) C
6 558 (17.58%) JavaScript
7 241 (7.59%) Perl
8 239 (7.53%) Ruby
9 219 (6.90%) Scala
10 194 (6.11%) PHP
11 126 (3.97%) Bash Shell
12 105 (3.31%) Shell Script
13 95 (2.99%) R
14 87 (2.74%) Go
15 81 (2.55%) VB
16 79 (2.49%) Objective-C
17 72 (2.27%) VB.NET
18 68 (2.14%) F#
19 65 (2.05%) VBA
20 56 (1.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 993 (31.29%) Degree
2 185 (5.83%) PhD
3 72 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 51 (1.61%) CREST Certified
5 32 (1.01%) CISSP
5 32 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 29 (0.91%) CEH
7 23 (0.72%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.66%) CHECK Team Leader
8 21 (0.66%) OSCP
9 17 (0.54%) CISA
10 14 (0.44%) ISEB
10 14 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.25%) CHECK Team Member
12 7 (0.22%) CISM
12 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.16%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (6.55%) QA
2 21 (0.66%) MiFID
3 10 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.22%) EMIR
6 5 (0.16%) JTAG
6 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.16%) SDET
7 3 (0.095%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 3 (0.095%) MISRA
7 3 (0.095%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.063%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.063%) FATCA
9 1 (0.032%) SEPA
9 1 (0.032%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (2.36%) Docker
2 51 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.95%) KVM
4 22 (0.69%) Firmware
5 20 (0.63%) HDFS
6 17 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 15 (0.47%) Apache Flume
8 8 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.22%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.19%) Xen
11 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.16%) XenApp
12 3 (0.095%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.063%) LXC
13 2 (0.063%) OpenSIPS
14 1 (0.032%) NFS
14 1 (0.032%) Snort
14 1 (0.032%) Squid
Systems Management
1 135 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
2 121 (3.81%) Puppet
3 94 (2.96%) Ansible
4 30 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 24 (0.76%) Nagios
6 15 (0.47%) EnCase
7 14 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
7 14 (0.44%) HP Fortify
7 14 (0.44%) Salt
8 11 (0.35%) Mesos
9 8 (0.25%) FTK
9 8 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.25%) rkt
10 6 (0.19%) Consul
10 6 (0.19%) Rancher
11 4 (0.13%) Graylog
11 4 (0.13%) Icinga
11 4 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.13%) Nexpose
11 4 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 203 (6.40%) Oracle
2 134 (4.22%) Microsoft
3 100 (3.15%) Google
4 79 (2.49%) Red Hat
5 59 (1.86%) Sybase
6 53 (1.67%) VMware
7 44 (1.39%) IBM
8 31 (0.98%) TIBCO
9 30 (0.95%) Cognizant
10 23 (0.72%) HP
10 23 (0.72%) Splunk
11 22 (0.69%) Solace
12 20 (0.63%) Atlassian
13 18 (0.57%) SAP
14 17 (0.54%) Perforce
14 17 (0.54%) Reuters
15 15 (0.47%) Bloomberg
15 15 (0.47%) ILOG
16 14 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.41%) Apple
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £60 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northwood, Middlesex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday