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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / London
Rank 64 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1443 1926 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.32% 4.68% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 8.66% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1692 1530
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £95,000
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
18283 22242 21244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.71% 54.06% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15858 19499 18267
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 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 February 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 -15 218 £70,000 - 59
Canary Wharf -2 11 £85,000 +13.33%
Croydon - 10 £70,000 - 1
Hounslow +9 9 £47,500 - 5
Bromley - 8 £37,500 -
Surbiton -2 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Docklands, London - 5 £42,500 -
Stanmore - 5 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Greenford -1 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Chessington -4 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Ilford - 2 £22,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £57,500 -
Hammersmith -12 1 £60,000 +44.57%
Westminster - 1 £40,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £35,000 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1483 (48.37%) Java
2 1288 (42.01%) Finance
3 1186 (38.68%) Python
4 1121 (36.56%) Linux
5 1036 (33.79%) C#
6 887 (28.93%) Degree
7 866 (28.25%) Software Engineering
8 782 (25.51%) SQL
9 778 (25.38%) C
10 759 (24.76%) Computer Science
11 732 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
12 587 (19.15%) Multithreading
13 579 (18.88%) JavaScript
14 574 (18.72%) Unix
15 567 (18.49%) Mathematics
16 543 (17.71%) Banking
17 501 (16.34%) OO
18 484 (15.79%) .NET
19 482 (15.72%) Windows
20 400 (13.05%) Low Latency
21 348 (11.35%) HTML
22 339 (11.06%) Algorithms
23 310 (10.11%) SDLC
24 291 (9.49%) TDD
25 281 (9.17%) Analytics
26 269 (8.77%) Front Office
27 261 (8.51%) Physics
28 253 (8.25%) DevOps
29 250 (8.15%) OOP
30 245 (7.99%) STL

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
1 123 (4.01%) Apache Spark
2 82 (2.67%) Apache
3 59 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 47 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 41 (1.34%) JBoss
6 38 (1.24%) Jetty
7 37 (1.21%) nginx
8 33 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 30 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 27 (0.88%) IIS
11 18 (0.59%) Confluence
12 15 (0.49%) SAS
13 14 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.46%) MQSeries
14 13 (0.42%) Apache Pig
15 12 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.39%) CMS
16 10 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.33%) IPython
17 8 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 75 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.88%) MS Office
3 17 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.23%) InDesign
5 7 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.23%) MicroStation
6 6 (0.20%) MS Project
7 5 (0.16%) GNU Octave
7 5 (0.16%) SPSS
8 3 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.065%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.033%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.033%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.033%) Gephi
10 1 (0.033%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.033%) Maya
10 1 (0.033%) Simulink
10 1 (0.033%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 11 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.26%) Summit
3 5 (0.16%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (0.13%) Eze OMS
4 4 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (0.13%) Relativity
4 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.13%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.098%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.098%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.065%) Concordance
6 2 (0.065%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.065%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.065%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.065%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.033%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 119 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (2.48%) GitHub
3 57 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 30 (0.98%) SaaS
6 29 (0.95%) Office 365
7 25 (0.82%) G Suite
8 22 (0.72%) Slack
9 13 (0.42%) Force.com
10 11 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.33%) Heroku
12 7 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
13 6 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.20%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.20%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.20%) PaaS
14 4 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 143 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 50 (1.63%) HTTP
3 45 (1.47%) Internet
4 42 (1.37%) 3G
4 42 (1.37%) 4G
5 41 (1.34%) GSM
6 39 (1.27%) OpenFlow
7 37 (1.21%) Network Security
8 32 (1.04%) Ethernet
8 32 (1.04%) SNMP
9 29 (0.95%) Wireshark
10 26 (0.85%) Multicast
11 25 (0.82%) Broadband
11 25 (0.82%) InfiniBand
12 22 (0.72%) Unicast
13 16 (0.52%) Firewall
13 16 (0.52%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.42%) SSL
15 12 (0.39%) RS-232
15 12 (0.39%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 167 (5.45%) Big Data
3 142 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 138 (4.50%) MySQL
5 133 (4.34%) Relational Database
6 129 (4.21%) Hadoop
7 78 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 73 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
9 69 (2.25%) MongoDB
10 67 (2.19%) RDBMS
11 56 (1.83%) KDB
12 50 (1.63%) Apache Hive
13 42 (1.37%) Oracle Database
14 33 (1.08%) Blockchain
14 33 (1.08%) HBase
14 33 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 31 (1.01%) OLTP
16 30 (0.98%) Redis
17 28 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 222 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 197 (6.43%) Jenkins
3 102 (3.33%) Maven
4 84 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 83 (2.71%) Selenium
6 73 (2.38%) Subversion
7 65 (2.12%) JIRA
8 59 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 59 (1.92%) JUnit
9 51 (1.66%) Cucumber
9 51 (1.66%) TeamCity
10 49 (1.60%) Hudson
11 40 (1.30%) Eclipse
12 38 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
13 35 (1.14%) SoapUI
14 34 (1.11%) Mercurial
15 33 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (0.95%) Ant
17 28 (0.91%) NUnit
18 25 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1288 (42.01%) Finance
2 543 (17.71%) Banking
3 269 (8.77%) Front Office
4 227 (7.40%) Investment Banking
4 227 (7.40%) Telecoms
5 147 (4.79%) Games
6 86 (2.80%) Retail
7 65 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 47 (1.53%) Marketing
9 43 (1.40%) Automotive
10 35 (1.14%) Advertising
11 34 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 33 (1.08%) Law
13 32 (1.04%) Legal
14 29 (0.95%) Back Office
15 28 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.75%) Electronics
17 22 (0.72%) Aerospace
18 19 (0.62%) French Language
19 13 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1871 (61.02%) Developer
2 937 (30.56%) C++ Developer
3 349 (11.38%) Software Engineer
4 287 (9.36%) Java Developer
5 271 (8.84%) C# Developer
6 249 (8.12%) Senior Developer
7 233 (7.60%) Python Developer
8 202 (6.59%) Software Developer
9 171 (5.58%) Junior
10 170 (5.54%) C++ Software Engineer
11 145 (4.73%) Graduate
12 136 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
13 126 (4.11%) Junior Developer
13 126 (4.11%) Quantitative Developer
14 124 (4.04%) Senior C++ Developer
15 108 (3.52%) Analyst
16 100 (3.26%) .NET Developer
17 96 (3.13%) Consultant
18 91 (2.97%) C++/Java Developer
18 91 (2.97%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (15.79%) .NET
2 348 (11.35%) HTML
3 245 (7.99%) STL
4 200 (6.52%) CSS
5 183 (5.97%) AngularJS
5 183 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 180 (5.87%) XML
7 150 (4.89%) Web Services
8 130 (4.24%) WPF
9 127 (4.14%) HTML5
10 118 (3.85%) Node.js
11 100 (3.26%) ASP.NET
12 97 (3.16%) RESTful
13 93 (3.03%) Middleware
13 93 (3.03%) REST
14 90 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
14 90 (2.94%) Spring
15 88 (2.87%) .NET Framework
16 84 (2.74%) jQuery
17 82 (2.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 759 (24.76%) Computer Science
2 339 (11.06%) Algorithms
3 244 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 235 (7.66%) Hedge funds
5 211 (6.88%) Fintech
6 205 (6.69%) Derivative
7 186 (6.07%) Equities
8 184 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 179 (5.84%) Data Structures
10 132 (4.31%) Fixed Income
11 66 (2.15%) Client/Server
12 56 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 55 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 50 (1.63%) Device Driver
15 45 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
16 42 (1.37%) Market Risk
17 39 (1.27%) Mobile App
18 34 (1.11%) Equity Derivative
19 32 (1.04%) Data Centre
19 32 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1121 (36.56%) Linux
2 574 (18.72%) Unix
3 482 (15.72%) Windows
4 88 (2.87%) Android
5 43 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.27%) Solaris
7 37 (1.21%) CentOS
8 28 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 22 (0.72%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.26%) Fedora
13 8 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.20%) AIX
15 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (28.25%) Software Engineering
2 732 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
3 587 (19.15%) Multithreading
4 567 (18.49%) Mathematics
5 501 (16.34%) OO
6 400 (13.05%) Low Latency
7 310 (10.11%) SDLC
8 291 (9.49%) TDD
9 281 (9.17%) Analytics
10 261 (8.51%) Physics
11 253 (8.25%) DevOps
12 250 (8.15%) OOP
13 217 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
14 202 (6.59%) Scrum
15 184 (6.00%) Open Source
16 170 (5.54%) Machine Learning
17 145 (4.73%) E-Commerce
18 139 (4.53%) OOD
19 136 (4.44%) Mentoring
20 120 (3.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1483 (48.37%) Java
2 1186 (38.68%) Python
3 1036 (33.79%) C#
4 782 (25.51%) SQL
5 778 (25.38%) C
6 579 (18.88%) JavaScript
7 211 (6.88%) Scala
8 210 (6.85%) Perl
8 210 (6.85%) Ruby
9 154 (5.02%) PHP
10 112 (3.65%) Shell Script
11 97 (3.16%) R
12 95 (3.10%) Bash Shell
13 79 (2.58%) Go
14 69 (2.25%) VB
15 60 (1.96%) VBA
16 59 (1.92%) F#
17 58 (1.89%) MATLAB
18 57 (1.86%) VB.NET
19 44 (1.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 887 (28.93%) Degree
2 182 (5.94%) PhD
3 54 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 37 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 23 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 20 (0.65%) CREST Certified
6 20 (0.65%) ISEB
7 18 (0.59%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.39%) CISSP
10 10 (0.33%) CHECK Team Leader
10 10 (0.33%) CISA
10 10 (0.33%) OSCP
11 9 (0.29%) CEH
11 9 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.29%) PMP
12 7 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.20%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.16%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (5.22%) QA
2 23 (0.75%) MiFID
3 8 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.23%) EMIR
5 5 (0.16%) JTAG
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.13%) ISO20022
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%) Basel III
8 2 (0.065%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.065%) GCP
8 2 (0.065%) GDPR
8 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (3.42%) Docker
2 69 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.53%) KVM
4 20 (0.65%) HDFS
5 19 (0.62%) Firmware
6 12 (0.39%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.36%) Apache Flume
8 8 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.23%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.23%) Xen
10 6 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.16%) XenApp
12 3 (0.098%) LXC
12 3 (0.098%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.065%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.033%) NFS
14 1 (0.033%) OpenSIPS
14 1 (0.033%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 135 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
2 118 (3.85%) Puppet
3 99 (3.23%) Ansible
4 31 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 20 (0.65%) Nagios
6 15 (0.49%) Mesos
7 12 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
8 11 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (0.36%) EnCase
8 11 (0.36%) rkt
9 9 (0.29%) Terraform
10 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.20%) Consul
11 6 (0.20%) FTK
11 6 (0.20%) Graylog
12 5 (0.16%) HP Fortify
12 5 (0.16%) Kibana
12 5 (0.16%) logstash
12 5 (0.16%) Rancher
13 4 (0.13%) Riemann
Vendors
1 220 (7.18%) Oracle
2 137 (4.47%) Microsoft
3 112 (3.65%) Google
4 74 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 69 (2.25%) VMware
6 66 (2.15%) Sybase
7 40 (1.30%) TIBCO
8 36 (1.17%) Solace
9 31 (1.01%) Splunk
10 28 (0.91%) SAP
11 27 (0.88%) IBM
12 26 (0.85%) ILOG
13 21 (0.68%) Altova
14 20 (0.65%) Cognizant
15 19 (0.62%) Cisco
16 17 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.52%) Atlassian
18 15 (0.49%) HP
18 15 (0.49%) Intel
19 14 (0.46%) Reuters
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 28 Days Hol, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 40% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
blu digital
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago