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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 73 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1584 2176 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.03% 4.90% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 9.29% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1739 2114
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,325 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
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
21558 23426 25907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.80% 52.78% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18995 20134 22386
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 -17 288 £72,500 +3.57% 61
Ealing +21 22 £67,500 +17.39%
Canary Wharf +5 14 £105,000 +147.05%
Uxbridge +9 10 £45,000 +24.13%
Chessington +1 8 £46,250 - 1
Hammersmith +5 6 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Stanmore - 6 £37,000 -
Hounslow +15 4 £46,250 -15.90%
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
Twickenham +11 3 £43,500 -8.42%
Kingston Upon Thames +5 3 £42,500 -8.10%
Docklands, London +14 2 - -
Croydon -4 2 £48,750 +2.63%
Wimbledon -19 2 £52,000 +9.47% 1
Mitcham - 1 £62,500 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1590 (45.64%) Java
2 1413 (40.56%) Python
3 1339 (38.43%) Finance
4 1187 (34.07%) Degree
5 1113 (31.95%) Linux
6 1064 (30.54%) C#
7 998 (28.65%) Software Engineering
8 875 (25.11%) Computer Science
9 829 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
10 827 (23.74%) SQL
11 797 (22.88%) C
12 782 (22.45%) Unix
13 592 (16.99%) OO
14 584 (16.76%) Windows
15 565 (16.22%) JavaScript
16 564 (16.19%) .NET
17 456 (13.09%) Multithreading
18 439 (12.60%) Algorithms
19 423 (12.14%) TDD
20 421 (12.08%) Mathematics
21 410 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
22 380 (10.91%) Front Office
23 376 (10.79%) Hedge funds
24 356 (10.22%) Ruby
25 347 (9.96%) Banking
26 343 (9.85%) Analytics
27 318 (9.13%) HTML
28 314 (9.01%) Low Latency
29 313 (8.98%) Perl
30 311 (8.93%) 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
1 111 (3.19%) Apache
2 92 (2.64%) Apache Spark
3 91 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 44 (1.26%) IIS
5 42 (1.21%) Confluence
6 32 (0.92%) nginx
7 24 (0.69%) Jetty
7 24 (0.69%) SAS
8 20 (0.57%) Apache Pig
9 17 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.43%) JBoss
11 14 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.40%) OpenStack
11 14 (0.40%) SharePoint
11 14 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.32%) WordPress
13 6 (0.17%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.17%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 63 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 25 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (0.60%) Gliffy
4 21 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
5 15 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
6 13 (0.37%) MODO
7 12 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
8 10 (0.29%) 3ds Max
8 10 (0.29%) S-PLUS
9 8 (0.23%) Abaqus
9 8 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (0.23%) NASTRAN
9 8 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.20%) MS Visio
10 7 (0.20%) SPSS
11 5 (0.14%) Mathematica
11 5 (0.14%) MS Office
11 5 (0.14%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 16 (0.46%) MetaTrader
2 14 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.32%) Magento
4 9 (0.26%) RMDS
4 9 (0.26%) Shopify
5 8 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.20%) Relativity
6 7 (0.20%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.11%) Finacle
8 4 (0.11%) Misys Opics
8 4 (0.11%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.086%) Ringtail
10 2 (0.057%) Concordance
11 1 (0.029%) Odoo
11 1 (0.029%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 145 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (2.35%) GitHub
3 65 (1.87%) SaaS
4 57 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.40%) Force.com
9 11 (0.32%) IaaS
9 11 (0.32%) PaaS
10 10 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
12 6 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.11%) DigitalOcean
14 4 (0.11%) Office 365
15 3 (0.086%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 118 (3.39%) Internet
3 100 (2.87%) Network Security
4 80 (2.30%) HTTP
5 48 (1.38%) Multicast
6 36 (1.03%) Broadband
7 29 (0.83%) DNS
8 21 (0.60%) SSL
9 20 (0.57%) Firewall
9 20 (0.57%) FTP
9 20 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (0.57%) WAN
10 15 (0.43%) LAN
11 14 (0.40%) Ethernet
11 14 (0.40%) Unicast
11 14 (0.40%) VoIP
12 12 (0.34%) VPN
12 12 (0.34%) Wireshark
13 11 (0.32%) LDAP
14 10 (0.29%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 239 (6.86%) SQL Server
3 202 (5.80%) MySQL
4 190 (5.45%) Big Data
5 144 (4.13%) Hadoop
6 129 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 110 (3.16%) MongoDB
7 110 (3.16%) RDBMS
8 102 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 79 (2.27%) Data Mining
10 51 (1.46%) Redis
11 50 (1.44%) KDB
12 44 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 39 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 38 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 35 (1.00%) Apache Hive
17 28 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (0.80%) OLTP
18 26 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 281 (8.07%) Git (software)
2 166 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 127 (3.65%) Visual Studio
4 115 (3.30%) JIRA
5 110 (3.16%) Subversion
6 76 (2.18%) Cucumber
6 76 (2.18%) Maven
7 50 (1.44%) Selenium
8 46 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 42 (1.21%) JUnit
10 40 (1.15%) RSpec
11 38 (1.09%) NUnit
11 38 (1.09%) TeamCity
12 34 (0.98%) Grunt
13 32 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.77%) Gradle
15 26 (0.75%) Metasploit
15 26 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
16 25 (0.72%) Jasmine
16 25 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1339 (38.43%) Finance
2 380 (10.91%) Front Office
3 347 (9.96%) Banking
4 239 (6.86%) Games
5 151 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 140 (4.02%) Investment Banking
7 98 (2.81%) Advertising
8 94 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 87 (2.50%) Marketing
10 82 (2.35%) Retail
11 71 (2.04%) Back Office
12 57 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 48 (1.38%) Electronics
14 37 (1.06%) Manufacturing
15 33 (0.95%) Legal
16 32 (0.92%) Aerospace
17 29 (0.83%) Law
18 22 (0.63%) Automotive
19 15 (0.43%) Publishing
20 10 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2067 (59.33%) Developer
2 1059 (30.40%) C++ Developer
3 355 (10.19%) Software Engineer
4 299 (8.58%) Senior Developer
5 277 (7.95%) Python Developer
6 257 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 226 (6.49%) C# Developer
8 215 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 210 (6.03%) Graduate
10 198 (5.68%) Quantitative Developer
11 175 (5.02%) Analyst
12 169 (4.85%) C++ Software Engineer
13 160 (4.59%) Junior
14 156 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
15 153 (4.39%) Senior C++ Developer
16 147 (4.22%) C++ Software Developer
17 133 (3.82%) .NET Developer
18 132 (3.79%) Consultant
19 122 (3.50%) C Developer
19 122 (3.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (16.19%) .NET
2 318 (9.13%) HTML
3 263 (7.55%) Web Services
4 241 (6.92%) CSS
5 235 (6.75%) STL
6 199 (5.71%) XML
7 172 (4.94%) WPF
8 165 (4.74%) AngularJS
9 154 (4.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 149 (4.28%) ASP.NET
11 146 (4.19%) HTML5
12 137 (3.93%) Node.js
13 134 (3.85%) OpenGL
14 113 (3.24%) jQuery
15 103 (2.96%) Qt
16 96 (2.76%) RESTful
17 92 (2.64%) WCF
18 91 (2.61%) NumPy
19 76 (2.18%) FIX Protocol
20 74 (2.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 875 (25.11%) Computer Science
2 439 (12.60%) Algorithms
3 421 (12.08%) Mathematics
4 410 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
5 376 (10.79%) Hedge funds
6 252 (7.23%) Derivative
7 219 (6.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 214 (6.14%) Physics
9 194 (5.57%) Data Structures
10 170 (4.88%) Equities
11 153 (4.39%) Statistics
12 144 (4.13%) Fixed Income
13 141 (4.05%) Visualisation
14 98 (2.81%) User Experience
15 92 (2.64%) Fintech
16 91 (2.61%) Mobile App
17 81 (2.32%) Artificial Intelligence
18 78 (2.24%) 3D Graphics
19 56 (1.61%) Management Information System
20 47 (1.35%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1113 (31.95%) Linux
2 782 (22.45%) Unix
3 584 (16.76%) Windows
4 198 (5.68%) Android
5 148 (4.25%) Apple iOS
6 57 (1.64%) Solaris
7 40 (1.15%) Windows Server
8 34 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (0.80%) CentOS
10 26 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 22 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 17 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
14 16 (0.46%) Windows Phone
15 15 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (0.34%) FreeBSD
17 11 (0.32%) AIX
18 9 (0.26%) CoreOS
18 9 (0.26%) Fedora
19 6 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (28.65%) Software Engineering
2 829 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
3 592 (16.99%) OO
4 456 (13.09%) Multithreading
5 423 (12.14%) TDD
6 343 (9.85%) Analytics
7 314 (9.01%) Low Latency
8 311 (8.93%) Scrum
9 300 (8.61%) OOP
10 233 (6.69%) SDLC
11 229 (6.57%) DevOps
12 221 (6.34%) Machine Learning
13 217 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
14 213 (6.11%) OOD
15 195 (5.60%) BDD
16 175 (5.02%) Open Source
17 142 (4.08%) Kanban
18 135 (3.87%) Web Development
19 126 (3.62%) Project Management
20 121 (3.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1590 (45.64%) Java
2 1413 (40.56%) Python
3 1064 (30.54%) C#
4 827 (23.74%) SQL
5 797 (22.88%) C
6 565 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 356 (10.22%) Ruby
8 313 (8.98%) Perl
9 304 (8.73%) PHP
10 219 (6.29%) Scala
11 149 (4.28%) Bash Shell
12 145 (4.16%) R
13 127 (3.65%) Objective-C
14 125 (3.59%) MATLAB
15 98 (2.81%) VBA
16 77 (2.21%) VB.NET
17 74 (2.12%) Shell Script
18 68 (1.95%) Go
19 64 (1.84%) VB
20 47 (1.35%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1187 (34.07%) Degree
2 223 (6.40%) PhD
3 103 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 59 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.38%) CREST Certified
6 27 (0.77%) CEH
7 24 (0.69%) CISSP
8 22 (0.63%) CHECK Team Leader
9 21 (0.60%) DV Cleared
10 17 (0.49%) ISEB
11 16 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.46%) OSCP
12 13 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.37%) PMP
13 12 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.34%) SANS
14 11 (0.32%) CISM
15 10 (0.29%) CISA
16 9 (0.26%) CCNA
17 8 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (4.97%) QA
2 15 (0.43%) SLA
3 14 (0.40%) MiFID
4 11 (0.32%) EMIR
5 6 (0.17%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.17%) MISRA
5 6 (0.17%) MISRA C
5 6 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.14%) HL7
7 3 (0.086%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.086%) SDET
8 2 (0.057%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.029%) DICOM
9 1 (0.029%) JTAG
System Software
1 82 (2.35%) Docker
2 29 (0.83%) Firmware
3 28 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.60%) HDFS
5 16 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.43%) VirtualBox
7 14 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 9 (0.26%) Xen
9 5 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
10 4 (0.11%) Samba
11 3 (0.086%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.086%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.057%) KVM
12 2 (0.057%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 156 (4.48%) Puppet
2 127 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (2.76%) Ansible
4 41 (1.18%) Nagios
5 38 (1.09%) Salt
6 24 (0.69%) WMI
7 15 (0.43%) Kubernetes
8 11 (0.32%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.29%) logstash
10 9 (0.26%) Grafana
10 9 (0.26%) Kibana
10 9 (0.26%) Uchiwa
11 8 (0.23%) CFEngine
11 8 (0.23%) Nessus
12 7 (0.20%) Cobbler
12 7 (0.20%) EnCase
13 6 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
13 6 (0.17%) HP Fortify
13 6 (0.17%) Nexpose
14 5 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 251 (7.20%) Oracle
2 185 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 73 (2.10%) Google
4 52 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 44 (1.26%) Splunk
5 44 (1.26%) VMware
6 41 (1.18%) Sybase
7 32 (0.92%) Apple
8 25 (0.72%) Facebook
8 25 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (0.69%) Bloomberg
10 23 (0.66%) Atlassian
11 22 (0.63%) Cognizant
12 21 (0.60%) IBM
13 17 (0.49%) SaltStack
14 16 (0.46%) Rackspace
14 16 (0.46%) Reuters
14 16 (0.46%) SAP
15 14 (0.40%) Perforce
16 13 (0.37%) HP
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + equity
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £32,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago