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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 66 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1879 1806 2723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.46% 4.06% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 7.82% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1519 2300
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
22858 23081 27076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.24% 51.83% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20145 19751 23037
Median salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +1 300 £65,000 - 49
Ealing +15 25 £67,500 -25.00% 1
Surbiton +15 23 £37,500 +7.14%
Chessington +3 21 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Chiswick - 13 £55,000 -
Hounslow -2 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Uxbridge +11 5 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Croydon - 5 £42,500 -
Greenford - 5 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canary Wharf +1 2 £87,500 +55.55%
New Malden -2 2 £57,000 -
Enfield - 2 £56,250 - 2
Hammersmith - 2 £38,000 -
Harrow +3 1 - -
Brentford +1 1 £52,500 -27.58%
Mayfair -5 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Wimbledon -12 1 £49,000 -2.00%
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1793 (46.72%) Java
2 1661 (43.28%) Finance
3 1540 (40.13%) Python
4 1291 (33.64%) C#
5 1227 (31.97%) Degree
6 1218 (31.74%) Linux
7 1151 (29.99%) Software Engineering
8 1014 (26.42%) Computer Science
9 930 (24.23%) Unix
10 925 (24.10%) SQL
11 921 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
12 895 (23.32%) C
13 721 (18.79%) OO
14 647 (16.86%) Multithreading
15 645 (16.81%) JavaScript
16 639 (16.65%) Windows
17 631 (16.44%) .NET
18 606 (15.79%) Algorithms
19 490 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
20 459 (11.96%) Low Latency
20 459 (11.96%) Mathematics
21 457 (11.91%) Analytics
22 452 (11.78%) Front Office
23 441 (11.49%) Hedge funds
24 434 (11.31%) TDD
25 351 (9.15%) Banking
26 338 (8.81%) STL
27 333 (8.68%) Perl
28 324 (8.44%) OOP
29 321 (8.36%) Scrum

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
1 192 (5.00%) Node.js
2 102 (2.66%) Apache Spark
3 82 (2.14%) Apache
4 79 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 50 (1.30%) SAS
6 45 (1.17%) IIS
7 43 (1.12%) Apache Pig
8 42 (1.09%) nginx
9 37 (0.96%) Confluence
10 25 (0.65%) JBoss
11 24 (0.63%) Jetty
12 23 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
13 20 (0.52%) SharePoint
14 18 (0.47%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.44%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.44%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.42%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.39%) CMS
18 12 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
18 12 (0.31%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 107 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 24 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (0.63%) MS Office
5 21 (0.55%) Gliffy
5 21 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
6 20 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.36%) 3ds Max
8 13 (0.34%) Final Cut Pro
8 13 (0.34%) MODO
9 11 (0.29%) Abaqus
9 11 (0.29%) NASTRAN
9 11 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
10 10 (0.26%) S-PLUS
11 9 (0.23%) SPSS
12 8 (0.21%) Maya
13 6 (0.16%) Gephi
14 5 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.13%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 21 (0.55%) MetaTrader
2 15 (0.39%) Magento
3 10 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.23%) Shopify
5 8 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.21%) Infor M3
5 8 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.16%) Summit
7 5 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.10%) Finacle
8 4 (0.10%) Misys Opics
8 4 (0.10%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.078%) RMDS
10 2 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.052%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.026%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.026%) Siebel Analytics
11 1 (0.026%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (2.29%) GitHub
3 68 (1.77%) SaaS
4 65 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.23%) Office 365
9 8 (0.21%) Force.com
9 8 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.13%) IaaS
10 5 (0.13%) PaaS
11 4 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (0.078%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.052%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 223 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 121 (3.15%) Internet
3 89 (2.32%) Network Security
4 75 (1.95%) HTTP
5 51 (1.33%) Multicast
6 45 (1.17%) Broadband
7 41 (1.07%) Firewall
8 26 (0.68%) DNS
9 22 (0.57%) VLAN
10 21 (0.55%) SSL
11 18 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (0.44%) FTP
13 15 (0.39%) LDAP
13 15 (0.39%) VoIP
14 14 (0.36%) Ethernet
14 14 (0.36%) RTP
15 12 (0.31%) VPN
15 12 (0.31%) WAN
16 11 (0.29%) SNMP
16 11 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (7.48%) Relational Database
2 281 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 269 (7.01%) Big Data
4 200 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 175 (4.56%) MySQL
6 132 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 125 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 111 (2.89%) RDBMS
9 78 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 70 (1.82%) Apache Hive
11 65 (1.69%) Data Mining
12 56 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
13 55 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 53 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 45 (1.17%) KDB
16 44 (1.15%) Redis
17 35 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 29 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
20 25 (0.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 263 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 155 (4.04%) Jenkins
3 128 (3.34%) Subversion
4 126 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 109 (2.84%) JIRA
6 95 (2.48%) Maven
7 65 (1.69%) SpecFlow
8 63 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 63 (1.64%) Selenium
9 56 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 54 (1.41%) NUnit
11 47 (1.22%) JUnit
12 42 (1.09%) Eclipse
13 37 (0.96%) RSpec
14 35 (0.91%) gulp
15 34 (0.89%) TeamCity
16 27 (0.70%) WebDriver
17 26 (0.68%) Grunt
17 26 (0.68%) Jasmine
17 26 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1661 (43.28%) Finance
2 452 (11.78%) Front Office
3 351 (9.15%) Banking
4 216 (5.63%) Games
5 184 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 118 (3.07%) Financial Institution
7 116 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 98 (2.55%) Marketing
9 90 (2.34%) Advertising
10 75 (1.95%) Back Office
11 63 (1.64%) Law
12 56 (1.46%) Electronics
13 45 (1.17%) Retail
14 34 (0.89%) Manufacturing
15 31 (0.81%) Multimedia
16 29 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
17 27 (0.70%) Legal
18 20 (0.52%) Publishing
19 17 (0.44%) Aerospace
20 10 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2369 (61.72%) Developer
2 1194 (31.11%) C++ Developer
3 382 (9.95%) Software Engineer
4 356 (9.28%) Java Developer
5 340 (8.86%) C# Developer
6 322 (8.39%) Senior Developer
7 306 (7.97%) Python Developer
8 232 (6.04%) Software Developer
9 221 (5.76%) Quantitative Developer
10 198 (5.16%) Analyst
11 192 (5.00%) Graduate
12 182 (4.74%) C++ Software Engineer
12 182 (4.74%) Junior
13 162 (4.22%) Senior C++ Developer
14 161 (4.19%) .NET Developer
15 154 (4.01%) C++ Software Developer
16 148 (3.86%) C Developer
16 148 (3.86%) C/C++ Developer
16 148 (3.86%) Graduate Developer
17 139 (3.62%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 631 (16.44%) .NET
2 338 (8.81%) STL
3 301 (7.84%) HTML
4 262 (6.83%) Web Services
5 245 (6.38%) CSS
6 203 (5.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 175 (4.56%) WPF
8 172 (4.48%) AngularJS
9 165 (4.30%) ASP.NET
10 164 (4.27%) XML
11 157 (4.09%) HTML5
12 130 (3.39%) WCF
13 117 (3.05%) jQuery
13 117 (3.05%) RESTful
14 108 (2.81%) OpenGL
15 103 (2.68%) Spring
16 99 (2.58%) NumPy
17 93 (2.42%) FIX Protocol
18 89 (2.32%) J2EE
19 76 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1014 (26.42%) Computer Science
2 606 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 490 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 459 (11.96%) Mathematics
5 441 (11.49%) Hedge funds
6 301 (7.84%) Data Structures
7 287 (7.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 249 (6.49%) Derivative
9 232 (6.04%) Equities
10 180 (4.69%) Physics
11 173 (4.51%) Visualisation
12 157 (4.09%) Fixed Income
13 143 (3.73%) Statistics
14 87 (2.27%) User Experience
15 78 (2.03%) Fintech
16 76 (1.98%) Management Information System
17 71 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
18 65 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 63 (1.64%) Mobile App
20 56 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1218 (31.74%) Linux
2 930 (24.23%) Unix
3 639 (16.65%) Windows
4 199 (5.18%) Android
5 158 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 86 (2.24%) Solaris
7 37 (0.96%) Windows Server
8 36 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 28 (0.73%) CentOS
10 27 (0.70%) Windows Phone
11 23 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.36%) FreeBSD
14 12 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.23%) Debian
16 9 (0.23%) Fedora
16 9 (0.23%) SUSE
17 5 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1151 (29.99%) Software Engineering
2 921 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 721 (18.79%) OO
4 647 (16.86%) Multithreading
5 459 (11.96%) Low Latency
6 457 (11.91%) Analytics
7 434 (11.31%) TDD
8 324 (8.44%) OOP
9 321 (8.36%) Scrum
10 295 (7.69%) SDLC
11 240 (6.25%) Machine Learning
12 232 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
13 210 (5.47%) Open Source
14 203 (5.29%) OOD
15 197 (5.13%) DevOps
16 195 (5.08%) BDD
17 165 (4.30%) Electronic Trading
18 164 (4.27%) Algorithmic Trading
19 156 (4.06%) Kanban
20 146 (3.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1793 (46.72%) Java
2 1540 (40.13%) Python
3 1291 (33.64%) C#
4 925 (24.10%) SQL
5 895 (23.32%) C
6 645 (16.81%) JavaScript
7 333 (8.68%) Perl
8 306 (7.97%) Ruby
9 282 (7.35%) PHP
10 217 (5.65%) Scala
11 184 (4.79%) R
12 143 (3.73%) Objective-C
13 136 (3.54%) Bash Shell
13 136 (3.54%) MATLAB
14 77 (2.01%) Shell Script
15 75 (1.95%) VBA
16 70 (1.82%) VB
17 61 (1.59%) F#
18 57 (1.49%) VB.NET
19 51 (1.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 1227 (31.97%) Degree
2 276 (7.19%) PhD
3 120 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 77 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 31 (0.81%) CREST Certified
5 31 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 29 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.63%) CCNA
8 20 (0.52%) CISSP
8 20 (0.52%) SANS
9 19 (0.50%) OSCP
10 16 (0.42%) MCSE
10 16 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.39%) GIAC
11 15 (0.39%) ISEB
12 14 (0.36%) Linux+ Certification
12 14 (0.36%) SSCP
13 13 (0.34%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (3.67%) QA
2 17 (0.44%) SLA
3 11 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.26%) MiFID
5 9 (0.23%) EMIR
6 5 (0.13%) HL7
7 4 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.078%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 3 (0.078%) MISRA
8 3 (0.078%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.052%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.052%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.052%) SDET
System Software
1 70 (1.82%) Docker
2 33 (0.86%) Firmware
3 26 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 25 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (0.57%) HDFS
6 14 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.23%) Samba
8 7 (0.18%) Xen
9 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.10%) iptables
11 3 (0.078%) KVM
11 3 (0.078%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (0.052%) Kamailio
12 2 (0.052%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.052%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.026%) LXC
13 1 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.026%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 130 (3.39%) Puppet
2 98 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (2.03%) Ansible
4 39 (1.02%) WMI
5 23 (0.60%) Nagios
6 22 (0.57%) Salt
7 12 (0.31%) EnCase
7 12 (0.31%) FTK
8 10 (0.26%) logstash
9 9 (0.23%) Kubernetes
10 8 (0.21%) Grafana
10 8 (0.21%) Kibana
10 8 (0.21%) Uchiwa
11 6 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
11 6 (0.16%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.13%) Control-M
12 5 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.10%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.10%) RSA Archer
13 4 (0.10%) yum
Vendors
1 318 (8.29%) Oracle
2 255 (6.64%) Microsoft
3 70 (1.82%) Sybase
4 64 (1.67%) Bloomberg
5 58 (1.51%) Google
6 50 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 43 (1.12%) VMware
8 42 (1.09%) Splunk
9 39 (1.02%) Apple
10 34 (0.89%) Facebook
11 26 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 24 (0.63%) Reuters
12 24 (0.63%) SAP
13 23 (0.60%) Perforce
14 21 (0.55%) IBM
15 16 (0.42%) Coverity
15 16 (0.42%) Fidessa
15 16 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (0.42%) TIBCO
16 14 (0.36%) Teradata
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 30K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + FS benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, BUPA, Bonus + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: 80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bpnus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £44,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + exc bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago