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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 71 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1550 2239 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.09% 5.08% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 9.51% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1863 1834
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
20583 23547 23897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.30% 53.47% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18074 20316 20572
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 £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +5 281 £70,000 +0.71% 60
Canary Wharf +7 13 £72,500 -27.50%
Chessington +1 11 £45,000 -
Docklands, London +19 8 £48,000 -39.04%
Hammersmith +12 8 £50,000 -
Stanmore - 8 £40,000 -
Ealing +8 6 £72,500 +20.83%
Uxbridge -3 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Croydon -4 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
Hounslow +9 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Wembley +4 2 £23,500 -50.52%
Bromley +5 1 £85,000 +17.24%
Twickenham -8 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 1 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Greenford - 1 £45,500 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1509 (47.10%) Java
2 1291 (40.29%) Python
3 1239 (38.67%) Finance
4 1107 (34.55%) Linux
5 1053 (32.87%) Degree
6 973 (30.37%) C#
7 874 (27.28%) Software Engineering
8 754 (23.53%) Computer Science
9 750 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
10 736 (22.97%) SQL
11 698 (21.79%) C
12 666 (20.79%) Unix
13 536 (16.73%) .NET
14 514 (16.04%) OO
15 512 (15.98%) JavaScript
16 500 (15.61%) Windows
17 466 (14.54%) Multithreading
18 397 (12.39%) Mathematics
19 395 (12.33%) Banking
20 377 (11.77%) Algorithms
21 361 (11.27%) TDD
22 336 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
23 319 (9.96%) Front Office
24 315 (9.83%) Ruby
25 310 (9.68%) HTML
26 303 (9.46%) Hedge funds
27 296 (9.24%) Analytics
28 289 (9.02%) Low Latency
29 279 (8.71%) OOP
30 258 (8.05%) Perl

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
1 113 (3.53%) Apache
2 93 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 77 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 44 (1.37%) IIS
5 35 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 34 (1.06%) Confluence
6 34 (1.06%) nginx
7 29 (0.91%) Jetty
8 24 (0.75%) Apache Pig
9 21 (0.66%) MQSeries
10 19 (0.59%) SAS
11 18 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 17 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.44%) Apache Solr
13 14 (0.44%) JBoss
14 12 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.31%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.28%) CMS
17 8 (0.25%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 52 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.25%) Gliffy
4 8 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (0.25%) SPSS
5 7 (0.22%) 3ds Max
5 7 (0.22%) CINEMA 4D
5 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
7 5 (0.16%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.16%) MODO
7 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.12%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.12%) MS Office
9 3 (0.094%) Blender
9 3 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.094%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.31%) MetaTrader
4 9 (0.28%) thinkFolio
5 8 (0.25%) RMDS
6 7 (0.22%) Relativity
7 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.12%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.12%) Summit
7 4 (0.12%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.094%) Ringtail
8 3 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.062%) Concordance
9 2 (0.062%) Eze OMS
9 2 (0.062%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.062%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.031%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.031%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 105 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (1.87%) GitHub
3 39 (1.22%) SaaS
4 33 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.50%) Force.com
8 13 (0.41%) Office 365
8 13 (0.41%) PaaS
9 11 (0.34%) Google Apps
10 10 (0.31%) Heroku
10 10 (0.31%) IaaS
10 10 (0.31%) Slack
11 7 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
12 6 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
14 3 (0.094%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.094%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.094%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 140 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 107 (3.34%) Internet
3 99 (3.09%) Network Security
4 60 (1.87%) HTTP
5 46 (1.44%) Multicast
6 30 (0.94%) Wireshark
7 26 (0.81%) Broadband
7 26 (0.81%) DNS
8 22 (0.69%) Unicast
9 20 (0.62%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.47%) WAN
11 14 (0.44%) GSM
11 14 (0.44%) SSL
12 13 (0.41%) 3G
12 13 (0.41%) 4G
13 12 (0.37%) FTP
13 12 (0.37%) OpenFlow
14 11 (0.34%) Firewall
14 11 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 183 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 180 (5.62%) MySQL
4 168 (5.24%) Big Data
5 130 (4.06%) Hadoop
6 127 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 105 (3.28%) MongoDB
8 100 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
9 92 (2.87%) RDBMS
10 72 (2.25%) Data Mining
11 59 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 53 (1.65%) KDB
13 49 (1.53%) Redis
14 44 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 36 (1.12%) Apache Hive
16 33 (1.03%) Kdb+
17 31 (0.97%) Oracle Database
18 30 (0.94%) HBase
19 26 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
19 26 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 244 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 171 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 128 (4.00%) JIRA
4 101 (3.15%) Visual Studio
5 72 (2.25%) Subversion
6 67 (2.09%) Maven
7 59 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 47 (1.47%) TeamCity
9 38 (1.19%) Selenium
10 36 (1.12%) JUnit
11 35 (1.09%) NUnit
12 29 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 26 (0.81%) Metasploit
13 26 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (0.81%) SpecFlow
13 26 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (0.72%) Grunt
14 23 (0.72%) RSpec
15 21 (0.66%) SonarQube
15 21 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 1239 (38.67%) Finance
2 395 (12.33%) Banking
3 319 (9.96%) Front Office
4 211 (6.59%) Games
5 185 (5.77%) Telecoms
6 128 (4.00%) Investment Banking
7 116 (3.62%) Retail
8 80 (2.50%) Financial Institution
9 75 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 67 (2.09%) Advertising
11 65 (2.03%) Marketing
12 64 (2.00%) Back Office
13 40 (1.25%) Legal
14 33 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 31 (0.97%) Aerospace
16 30 (0.94%) Electronics
17 29 (0.91%) Law
18 23 (0.72%) Automotive
19 14 (0.44%) German Language
20 11 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1906 (59.49%) Developer
2 976 (30.46%) C++ Developer
3 325 (10.14%) Software Engineer
4 279 (8.71%) Senior Developer
5 250 (7.80%) Python Developer
6 248 (7.74%) Java Developer
7 201 (6.27%) C# Developer
8 197 (6.15%) Graduate
8 197 (6.15%) Software Developer
9 171 (5.34%) Quantitative Developer
10 163 (5.09%) Junior
11 153 (4.78%) Senior C++ Developer
12 140 (4.37%) Consultant
13 138 (4.31%) C++ Software Developer
14 134 (4.18%) Graduate Developer
15 125 (3.90%) C++ Software Engineer
16 123 (3.84%) .NET Developer
17 119 (3.71%) Analyst
18 105 (3.28%) Junior Developer
19 99 (3.09%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (16.73%) .NET
2 310 (9.68%) HTML
3 234 (7.30%) Web Services
4 209 (6.52%) CSS
5 208 (6.49%) STL
6 205 (6.40%) XML
7 149 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 146 (4.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 140 (4.37%) WPF
10 118 (3.68%) HTML5
11 117 (3.65%) ASP.NET
12 114 (3.56%) OpenGL
13 108 (3.37%) Node.js
14 101 (3.15%) Qt
15 84 (2.62%) REST
16 82 (2.56%) jQuery
17 73 (2.28%) RESTful
18 71 (2.22%) Django
18 71 (2.22%) NumPy
19 66 (2.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 754 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 397 (12.39%) Mathematics
3 377 (11.77%) Algorithms
4 336 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
5 303 (9.46%) Hedge funds
6 236 (7.37%) Derivative
7 223 (6.96%) Physics
8 173 (5.40%) Data Structures
9 170 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 162 (5.06%) Equities
11 135 (4.21%) Fixed Income
12 127 (3.96%) Visualisation
13 126 (3.93%) Statistics
14 111 (3.46%) Fintech
15 96 (3.00%) Mobile App
16 92 (2.87%) Artificial Intelligence
17 79 (2.47%) 3D Graphics
18 76 (2.37%) User Experience
19 45 (1.40%) Device Driver
20 43 (1.34%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1107 (34.55%) Linux
2 666 (20.79%) Unix
3 500 (15.61%) Windows
4 174 (5.43%) Android
5 119 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 67 (2.09%) Solaris
7 43 (1.34%) CentOS
8 40 (1.25%) Ubuntu
9 36 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.00%) Windows Server
11 23 (0.72%) AIX
11 23 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
13 16 (0.50%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.47%) Fedora
15 12 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
16 10 (0.31%) CoreOS
16 10 (0.31%) HPUX
17 8 (0.25%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (27.28%) Software Engineering
2 750 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
3 514 (16.04%) OO
4 466 (14.54%) Multithreading
5 361 (11.27%) TDD
6 296 (9.24%) Analytics
7 289 (9.02%) Low Latency
8 279 (8.71%) OOP
9 253 (7.90%) Scrum
10 234 (7.30%) SDLC
11 224 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
12 215 (6.71%) DevOps
12 215 (6.71%) Machine Learning
13 205 (6.40%) OOD
14 161 (5.02%) Open Source
15 145 (4.53%) BDD
16 137 (4.28%) Project Management
17 115 (3.59%) Web Development
18 114 (3.56%) Mentoring
19 112 (3.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1509 (47.10%) Java
2 1291 (40.29%) Python
3 973 (30.37%) C#
4 736 (22.97%) SQL
5 698 (21.79%) C
6 512 (15.98%) JavaScript
7 315 (9.83%) Ruby
8 258 (8.05%) Perl
9 246 (7.68%) PHP
10 224 (6.99%) Scala
11 133 (4.15%) Bash Shell
12 113 (3.53%) Objective-C
13 104 (3.25%) R
14 100 (3.12%) Shell Script
15 91 (2.84%) VBA
16 86 (2.68%) VB.NET
17 81 (2.53%) Go
18 75 (2.34%) MATLAB
19 64 (2.00%) VB
20 53 (1.65%) F#
Qualifications
1 1053 (32.87%) Degree
2 204 (6.37%) PhD
3 85 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 63 (1.97%) CREST Certified
5 37 (1.15%) CEH
6 35 (1.09%) CISSP
7 30 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 26 (0.81%) CHECK Team Leader
9 22 (0.69%) OSCP
10 20 (0.62%) CISA
11 15 (0.47%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.44%) ISEB
12 14 (0.44%) ISTQB
13 12 (0.37%) CISM
14 9 (0.28%) SANS
15 8 (0.25%) CHECK Team Member
15 8 (0.25%) GCIA
15 8 (0.25%) GCIH
16 6 (0.19%) MBA
16 6 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (5.65%) QA
2 11 (0.34%) MiFID
3 9 (0.28%) DO-178B
3 9 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 9 (0.28%) MISRA
3 9 (0.28%) MISRA C
4 7 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.19%) EMIR
6 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.16%) SDET
6 5 (0.16%) SLA
7 2 (0.062%) FATCA
7 2 (0.062%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.062%) JTAG
8 1 (0.031%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.031%) DICOM
8 1 (0.031%) SEPA
System Software
1 74 (2.31%) Docker
2 34 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.75%) Firmware
4 22 (0.69%) HDFS
5 15 (0.47%) KVM
6 14 (0.44%) VirtualBox
7 12 (0.37%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.31%) Xen
9 9 (0.28%) Apache Flume
9 9 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.16%) OpenSIPS
12 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.094%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.094%) XenApp
14 2 (0.062%) LXC
15 1 (0.031%) NFS
15 1 (0.031%) Snort
15 1 (0.031%) Squid
Systems Management
1 140 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 139 (4.34%) Puppet
3 103 (3.21%) Ansible
4 38 (1.19%) Nagios
5 29 (0.91%) Salt
6 23 (0.72%) Kubernetes
7 14 (0.44%) HP Fortify
8 13 (0.41%) WMI
9 9 (0.28%) CFEngine
9 9 (0.28%) Nessus
10 8 (0.25%) EnCase
11 7 (0.22%) Cobbler
11 7 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.22%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.19%) Rancher
13 5 (0.16%) Consul
13 5 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (0.16%) Nmap
14 4 (0.12%) Graylog
Vendors
1 218 (6.80%) Oracle
2 155 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 96 (3.00%) Google
4 72 (2.25%) Red Hat
5 44 (1.37%) IBM
6 39 (1.22%) VMware
7 37 (1.15%) Sybase
8 36 (1.12%) Splunk
9 24 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 24 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (0.72%) Apple
11 22 (0.69%) Cognizant
12 21 (0.66%) HP
13 20 (0.62%) Facebook
13 20 (0.62%) TIBCO
14 18 (0.56%) Bloomberg
15 15 (0.47%) SaltStack
16 13 (0.41%) Zend
17 12 (0.37%) Cisco
17 12 (0.37%) SAP
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & rewards
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 6 mthly pay reviews for first 18 mth
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago