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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 67 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1793 1928 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.45% 4.34% 5.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.17% 8.27% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1571 2312
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £92,500 £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
21948 23322 27028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.44% 52.45% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19347 19978 23301
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 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 29 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 -1 293 £65,000 - 71
Ealing +19 20 £67,500 -30.76%
Surbiton - 13 £37,500 -
Uxbridge +14 12 £45,000 +50.00%
Chessington +2 11 £50,000 +42.85%
Chiswick - 9 £55,000 - 1
Hounslow +9 8 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Canary Wharf +8 7 £105,000 +147.05%
Croydon - 6 £42,500 -
Hammersmith +7 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 £40,000 -
Greenford - 3 £50,000 -
Wimbledon -16 2 £52,000 +4.00%
Twickenham +8 1 £42,500 - 1
New Malden -2 1 - -
Brentford -5 1 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Mayfair -8 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Mitcham - 1 £62,500 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 1710 (46.02%) Java
2 1558 (41.93%) Finance
3 1478 (39.77%) Python
4 1208 (32.51%) C#
5 1193 (32.10%) Degree
6 1182 (31.81%) Linux
7 1108 (29.82%) Software Engineering
8 962 (25.89%) Computer Science
9 901 (24.25%) Unix
10 900 (24.22%) SQL
11 893 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
12 876 (23.57%) C
13 673 (18.11%) OO
14 617 (16.60%) JavaScript
15 611 (16.44%) Windows
16 586 (15.77%) Multithreading
17 585 (15.74%) .NET
18 559 (15.04%) Algorithms
19 474 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
20 442 (11.89%) TDD
21 426 (11.46%) Analytics
22 424 (11.41%) Mathematics
23 417 (11.22%) Low Latency
23 417 (11.22%) Hedge funds
24 414 (11.14%) Front Office
25 332 (8.93%) Scrum
26 324 (8.72%) Perl
27 319 (8.58%) Ruby
28 305 (8.21%) Banking
29 302 (8.13%) OOP

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
1 165 (4.44%) Node.js
2 95 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 92 (2.48%) Apache
4 86 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 44 (1.18%) Confluence
5 44 (1.18%) SAS
6 41 (1.10%) IIS
7 38 (1.02%) nginx
8 30 (0.81%) Apache Pig
9 24 (0.65%) Jetty
10 20 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 18 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.46%) JBoss
12 17 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 16 (0.43%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
15 12 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 90 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 33 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 29 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (0.57%) Gliffy
5 21 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
6 19 (0.51%) MS Office
7 16 (0.43%) 3ds Max
7 16 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
8 13 (0.35%) MODO
9 10 (0.27%) Abaqus
9 10 (0.27%) NASTRAN
9 10 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
9 10 (0.27%) S-PLUS
9 10 (0.27%) SPSS
10 8 (0.22%) Maya
11 7 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.16%) Gephi
13 5 (0.13%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 26 (0.70%) MetaTrader
2 15 (0.40%) Magento
3 12 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.24%) Shopify
5 8 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.22%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.11%) Finacle
8 4 (0.11%) Misys Opics
8 4 (0.11%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.054%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.027%) Global One
11 1 (0.027%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (0.027%) RMDS
11 1 (0.027%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.027%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 1 (0.027%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 135 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (2.34%) GitHub
3 69 (1.86%) SaaS
4 65 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.32%) Force.com
9 11 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
9 11 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.24%) Office 365
11 8 (0.22%) IaaS
12 7 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
13 6 (0.16%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.13%) PaaS
15 3 (0.081%) DigitalOcean
15 3 (0.081%) Veeva
16 2 (0.054%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 205 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 127 (3.42%) Internet
3 90 (2.42%) Network Security
4 83 (2.23%) HTTP
5 54 (1.45%) Multicast
6 45 (1.21%) Broadband
7 31 (0.83%) Firewall
8 29 (0.78%) DNS
9 25 (0.67%) SSL
10 23 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (0.54%) FTP
12 18 (0.48%) LDAP
13 17 (0.46%) WAN
14 16 (0.43%) Ethernet
14 16 (0.43%) VoIP
14 16 (0.43%) VPN
15 15 (0.40%) VLAN
16 13 (0.35%) RTP
17 11 (0.30%) LAN
17 11 (0.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (7.51%) Relational Database
2 264 (7.10%) SQL Server
3 254 (6.84%) Big Data
4 179 (4.82%) MySQL
5 167 (4.49%) Hadoop
6 130 (3.50%) NoSQL
7 114 (3.07%) MongoDB
8 109 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 87 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
10 76 (2.05%) Data Mining
11 53 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 49 (1.32%) Apache Hive
12 49 (1.32%) Redis
13 48 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
14 47 (1.26%) KDB
15 45 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 37 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
19 24 (0.65%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 273 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 152 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 130 (3.50%) Subversion
4 128 (3.44%) Visual Studio
5 114 (3.07%) JIRA
6 80 (2.15%) Maven
7 63 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 62 (1.67%) SpecFlow
9 49 (1.32%) Selenium
10 45 (1.21%) JUnit
10 45 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 43 (1.16%) NUnit
12 41 (1.10%) RSpec
13 34 (0.91%) TeamCity
14 31 (0.83%) gulp
15 30 (0.81%) Eclipse
16 29 (0.78%) Grunt
17 26 (0.70%) Gradle
17 26 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
18 25 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1558 (41.93%) Finance
2 414 (11.14%) Front Office
3 305 (8.21%) Banking
4 226 (6.08%) Games
5 158 (4.25%) Investment Banking
6 117 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 110 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 94 (2.53%) Advertising
9 92 (2.48%) Marketing
10 75 (2.02%) Back Office
11 62 (1.67%) Electronics
12 61 (1.64%) Law
13 52 (1.40%) Retail
14 36 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
15 33 (0.89%) Manufacturing
16 28 (0.75%) Multimedia
17 26 (0.70%) Legal
18 25 (0.67%) Aerospace
19 19 (0.51%) Publishing
20 13 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2244 (60.39%) Developer
2 1161 (31.24%) C++ Developer
3 378 (10.17%) Software Engineer
4 328 (8.83%) Java Developer
4 328 (8.83%) Senior Developer
5 300 (8.07%) C# Developer
6 282 (7.59%) Python Developer
7 224 (6.03%) Software Developer
8 205 (5.52%) Quantitative Developer
9 192 (5.17%) Analyst
10 187 (5.03%) C++ Software Engineer
11 185 (4.98%) Graduate
12 167 (4.49%) Senior C++ Developer
13 163 (4.39%) Junior
14 153 (4.12%) .NET Developer
15 151 (4.06%) C++ Software Developer
16 146 (3.93%) C Developer
16 146 (3.93%) C/C++ Developer
17 142 (3.82%) Graduate Developer
18 134 (3.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 585 (15.74%) .NET
2 299 (8.05%) STL
3 287 (7.72%) HTML
4 266 (7.16%) Web Services
5 228 (6.14%) CSS
6 179 (4.82%) XML
7 176 (4.74%) WPF
8 171 (4.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 163 (4.39%) AngularJS
10 156 (4.20%) ASP.NET
11 146 (3.93%) HTML5
12 118 (3.18%) jQuery
13 114 (3.07%) OpenGL
13 114 (3.07%) RESTful
14 109 (2.93%) WCF
15 103 (2.77%) NumPy
16 92 (2.48%) FIX Protocol
17 82 (2.21%) Spring
18 80 (2.15%) Qt
19 78 (2.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 962 (25.89%) Computer Science
2 559 (15.04%) Algorithms
3 474 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
4 424 (11.41%) Mathematics
5 417 (11.22%) Hedge funds
6 264 (7.10%) Data Structures
6 264 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 253 (6.81%) Derivative
8 210 (5.65%) Equities
9 172 (4.63%) Visualisation
10 166 (4.47%) Physics
11 150 (4.04%) Fixed Income
12 138 (3.71%) Statistics
13 89 (2.40%) User Experience
14 88 (2.37%) Fintech
15 72 (1.94%) Artificial Intelligence
15 72 (1.94%) Management Information System
16 64 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
17 62 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
18 59 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1182 (31.81%) Linux
2 901 (24.25%) Unix
3 611 (16.44%) Windows
4 207 (5.57%) Android
5 151 (4.06%) Apple iOS
6 74 (1.99%) Solaris
7 44 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 32 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 29 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 28 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (0.70%) CentOS
12 22 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (0.40%) FreeBSD
14 14 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
15 12 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.22%) Fedora
18 7 (0.19%) CoreOS
19 6 (0.16%) Debian
19 6 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1108 (29.82%) Software Engineering
2 893 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
3 673 (18.11%) OO
4 586 (15.77%) Multithreading
5 442 (11.89%) TDD
6 426 (11.46%) Analytics
7 417 (11.22%) Low Latency
8 332 (8.93%) Scrum
9 302 (8.13%) OOP
10 272 (7.32%) SDLC
11 249 (6.70%) Machine Learning
12 220 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 211 (5.68%) DevOps
14 200 (5.38%) BDD
14 200 (5.38%) OOD
15 193 (5.19%) Open Source
16 157 (4.22%) Kanban
17 152 (4.09%) Algorithmic Trading
18 140 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
19 133 (3.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1710 (46.02%) Java
2 1478 (39.77%) Python
3 1208 (32.51%) C#
4 900 (24.22%) SQL
5 876 (23.57%) C
6 617 (16.60%) JavaScript
7 324 (8.72%) Perl
8 319 (8.58%) Ruby
9 293 (7.88%) PHP
10 210 (5.65%) Scala
11 183 (4.92%) R
12 144 (3.88%) MATLAB
13 136 (3.66%) Bash Shell
14 133 (3.58%) Objective-C
15 81 (2.18%) VBA
16 66 (1.78%) Shell Script
17 64 (1.72%) VB.NET
18 59 (1.59%) VB
19 53 (1.43%) Go
20 51 (1.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 1193 (32.10%) Degree
2 266 (7.16%) PhD
3 120 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 77 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 35 (0.94%) CREST Certified
6 29 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 19 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.46%) ISEB
8 17 (0.46%) OSCP
9 16 (0.43%) CISSP
9 16 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.43%) SANS
10 15 (0.40%) CCNA
11 14 (0.38%) CHECK Team Leader
11 14 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 14 (0.38%) PMP
12 13 (0.35%) CEH
13 11 (0.30%) MBA
14 8 (0.22%) MCSE
14 8 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (3.69%) QA
2 17 (0.46%) SLA
3 10 (0.27%) MiFID
4 9 (0.24%) EMIR
5 5 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.13%) HL7
5 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 5 (0.13%) MISRA
5 5 (0.13%) MISRA C
6 3 (0.081%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.054%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.054%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.054%) SDET
7 2 (0.054%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.027%) DICOM
System Software
1 72 (1.94%) Docker
2 34 (0.91%) Firmware
3 27 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.54%) HDFS
6 11 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.24%) Samba
7 9 (0.24%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.24%) Xen
8 6 (0.16%) OpenSIPS
9 3 (0.081%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.054%) Kamailio
10 2 (0.054%) KVM
10 2 (0.054%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.054%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.027%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 142 (3.82%) Puppet
2 110 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (2.29%) Ansible
4 36 (0.97%) Nagios
4 36 (0.97%) WMI
5 26 (0.70%) Salt
6 12 (0.32%) EnCase
6 12 (0.32%) FTK
6 12 (0.32%) Kubernetes
7 11 (0.30%) logstash
8 9 (0.24%) Grafana
8 9 (0.24%) Kibana
8 9 (0.24%) Uchiwa
8 9 (0.24%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.16%) CFEngine
9 6 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
9 6 (0.16%) Nessus
10 5 (0.13%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.11%) RSA Archer
12 3 (0.081%) Terraform
Vendors
1 283 (7.62%) Oracle
2 247 (6.65%) Microsoft
3 61 (1.64%) Google
4 50 (1.35%) Splunk
4 50 (1.35%) Sybase
5 49 (1.32%) Bloomberg
5 49 (1.32%) Red Hat
6 46 (1.24%) VMware
7 38 (1.02%) Apple
8 33 (0.89%) Facebook
9 29 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 23 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (0.57%) IBM
12 19 (0.51%) SAP
13 18 (0.48%) Perforce
14 17 (0.46%) Reuters
15 16 (0.43%) Rackspace
16 15 (0.40%) Cognizant
16 15 (0.40%) Coverity
17 13 (0.35%) Cisco
Twickenham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £86000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago