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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 72 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1569 2122 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.00% 4.80% 4.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.34% 9.09% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1732 1920
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £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
21389 23344 25182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.53% 52.77% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18847 20074 21675
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 £35,053 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -5 297 £70,000 - 45
Ealing +18 16 £70,000 +21.73%
Canary Wharf +14 14 £78,750 -
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Chessington +6 8 £41,000 -
Hammersmith +7 6 £50,000 - 1
Docklands, London +19 5 - -
Uxbridge -4 4 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
Twickenham +1 3 £43,500 -8.42%
Wembley +1 2 £23,500 -50.52%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Croydon -9 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Hounslow +9 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Mitcham - 1 £62,500 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1544 (45.78%) Java
2 1379 (40.88%) Python
3 1278 (37.89%) Finance
4 1150 (34.09%) Degree
5 1116 (33.09%) Linux
6 1011 (29.97%) C#
7 940 (27.87%) Software Engineering
8 850 (25.20%) Computer Science
9 808 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
10 781 (23.15%) SQL
11 748 (22.18%) C
12 732 (21.70%) Unix
13 562 (16.66%) OO
14 555 (16.45%) .NET
15 552 (16.37%) Windows
16 538 (15.95%) JavaScript
17 452 (13.40%) Multithreading
18 434 (12.87%) Mathematics
19 404 (11.98%) Algorithms
20 398 (11.80%) TDD
21 377 (11.18%) Banking
22 375 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
23 363 (10.76%) Ruby
24 360 (10.67%) Front Office
25 351 (10.41%) Hedge funds
26 332 (9.84%) HTML
27 331 (9.81%) Analytics
28 302 (8.95%) PHP
29 295 (8.75%) Low Latency
30 294 (8.72%) 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
1 119 (3.53%) Apache
2 90 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 89 (2.64%) Apache Spark
4 46 (1.36%) IIS
5 41 (1.22%) Confluence
6 33 (0.98%) nginx
7 27 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 25 (0.74%) Jetty
9 24 (0.71%) Apache Pig
10 23 (0.68%) SAS
11 17 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (0.47%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.47%) JBoss
13 15 (0.44%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.42%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.39%) MQSeries
16 12 (0.36%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.21%) WordPress
18 6 (0.18%) IPython
19 5 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 59 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 21 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.50%) Gliffy
4 17 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.39%) MODO
6 12 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
7 11 (0.33%) 3ds Max
8 8 (0.24%) Abaqus
8 8 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (0.24%) NASTRAN
8 8 (0.24%) SPSS
9 7 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
9 7 (0.21%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.15%) Mathematica
11 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 14 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.36%) MetaTrader
3 9 (0.27%) RMDS
4 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.21%) Infor M3
4 7 (0.21%) Magento
4 7 (0.21%) Relativity
4 7 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 6 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.15%) Shopify
7 4 (0.12%) Finacle
7 4 (0.12%) Misys Opics
7 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.12%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.089%) Ringtail
9 2 (0.059%) Concordance
10 1 (0.030%) Odoo
10 1 (0.030%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 138 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (2.16%) GitHub
3 55 (1.63%) SaaS
4 45 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.44%) Force.com
8 12 (0.36%) IaaS
8 12 (0.36%) PaaS
9 11 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
11 6 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.18%) Office 365
12 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
13 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.12%) Heroku
13 4 (0.12%) Slack
14 3 (0.089%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 141 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 115 (3.41%) Internet
3 100 (2.96%) Network Security
4 77 (2.28%) HTTP
5 42 (1.25%) Multicast
6 30 (0.89%) Broadband
7 29 (0.86%) DNS
8 22 (0.65%) Wireshark
9 18 (0.53%) Firewall
9 18 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (0.53%) SSL
9 18 (0.53%) WAN
10 17 (0.50%) Unicast
11 16 (0.47%) FTP
12 15 (0.44%) Ethernet
12 15 (0.44%) VoIP
13 12 (0.36%) LAN
14 11 (0.33%) RTP
14 11 (0.33%) VLAN
14 11 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 230 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 214 (6.34%) MySQL
4 177 (5.25%) Big Data
5 138 (4.09%) Hadoop
6 130 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 114 (3.38%) MongoDB
8 108 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
9 105 (3.11%) RDBMS
10 75 (2.22%) Data Mining
11 52 (1.54%) Redis
12 50 (1.48%) KDB
13 47 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 44 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
15 35 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 34 (1.01%) Apache Hive
16 34 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
18 25 (0.74%) OLTP
18 25 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 260 (7.71%) Git (software)
2 175 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 124 (3.68%) JIRA
4 112 (3.32%) Visual Studio
5 90 (2.67%) Subversion
6 75 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 67 (1.99%) Maven
8 41 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 40 (1.19%) RSpec
9 40 (1.19%) Selenium
10 38 (1.13%) JUnit
11 36 (1.07%) NUnit
12 33 (0.98%) SpecFlow
13 31 (0.92%) Grunt
14 28 (0.83%) Metasploit
15 26 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (0.68%) Vagrant
17 22 (0.65%) Eclipse
17 22 (0.65%) Gradle
General
1 1278 (37.89%) Finance
2 377 (11.18%) Banking
3 360 (10.67%) Front Office
4 241 (7.14%) Games
5 160 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 142 (4.21%) Investment Banking
7 99 (2.94%) Advertising
8 97 (2.88%) Retail
9 88 (2.61%) Financial Institution
10 74 (2.19%) Back Office
11 71 (2.10%) Marketing
12 63 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 40 (1.19%) Legal
14 38 (1.13%) Manufacturing
15 37 (1.10%) Electronics
16 32 (0.95%) Aerospace
17 28 (0.83%) Law
18 21 (0.62%) Automotive
19 12 (0.36%) German Language
20 11 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2009 (59.56%) Developer
2 1031 (30.57%) C++ Developer
3 334 (9.90%) Software Engineer
4 299 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 268 (7.95%) Python Developer
6 245 (7.26%) Java Developer
7 211 (6.26%) C# Developer
8 210 (6.23%) Graduate
9 208 (6.17%) Software Developer
10 194 (5.75%) Quantitative Developer
11 158 (4.68%) Junior
12 157 (4.65%) Senior C++ Developer
13 153 (4.54%) Graduate Developer
14 150 (4.45%) Analyst
15 145 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
16 144 (4.27%) C++ Software Developer
17 143 (4.24%) Consultant
18 133 (3.94%) .NET Developer
19 111 (3.29%) Programmer
20 109 (3.23%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (16.45%) .NET
2 332 (9.84%) HTML
3 252 (7.47%) Web Services
4 249 (7.38%) CSS
5 211 (6.26%) STL
6 208 (6.17%) XML
7 158 (4.68%) AngularJS
8 151 (4.48%) WPF
9 148 (4.39%) HTML5
10 144 (4.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 134 (3.97%) OpenGL
12 133 (3.94%) ASP.NET
13 121 (3.59%) Node.js
14 102 (3.02%) jQuery
15 97 (2.88%) Qt
16 87 (2.58%) NumPy
17 85 (2.52%) RESTful
18 76 (2.25%) REST
19 73 (2.16%) FIX Protocol
20 71 (2.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 850 (25.20%) Computer Science
2 434 (12.87%) Mathematics
3 404 (11.98%) Algorithms
4 375 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
5 351 (10.41%) Hedge funds
6 250 (7.41%) Derivative
7 236 (7.00%) Physics
8 192 (5.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 177 (5.25%) Data Structures
10 158 (4.68%) Equities
11 148 (4.39%) Statistics
12 136 (4.03%) Fixed Income
12 136 (4.03%) Visualisation
13 98 (2.91%) Artificial Intelligence
14 97 (2.88%) Mobile App
15 96 (2.85%) Fintech
16 89 (2.64%) User Experience
17 74 (2.19%) 3D Graphics
18 48 (1.42%) CUDA
19 44 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1116 (33.09%) Linux
2 732 (21.70%) Unix
3 552 (16.37%) Windows
4 190 (5.63%) Android
5 141 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 62 (1.84%) Solaris
7 37 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 36 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (0.98%) CentOS
10 30 (0.89%) Ubuntu
11 27 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 17 (0.50%) AIX
13 17 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
14 16 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.33%) Fedora
16 10 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 10 (0.30%) FreeBSD
17 9 (0.27%) Windows Phone
18 8 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (27.87%) Software Engineering
2 808 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
3 562 (16.66%) OO
4 452 (13.40%) Multithreading
5 398 (11.80%) TDD
6 331 (9.81%) Analytics
7 295 (8.75%) Low Latency
8 294 (8.72%) Scrum
9 286 (8.48%) OOP
10 227 (6.73%) Machine Learning
11 223 (6.61%) DevOps
11 223 (6.61%) SDLC
12 221 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
13 202 (5.99%) OOD
14 179 (5.31%) BDD
15 159 (4.71%) Open Source
16 134 (3.97%) Project Management
17 127 (3.77%) Web Development
18 126 (3.74%) Risk Management
19 123 (3.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1544 (45.78%) Java
2 1379 (40.88%) Python
3 1011 (29.97%) C#
4 781 (23.15%) SQL
5 748 (22.18%) C
6 538 (15.95%) JavaScript
7 363 (10.76%) Ruby
8 302 (8.95%) PHP
9 284 (8.42%) Perl
10 226 (6.70%) Scala
11 145 (4.30%) Bash Shell
12 128 (3.79%) R
13 117 (3.47%) Objective-C
14 105 (3.11%) MATLAB
15 98 (2.91%) VBA
16 89 (2.64%) Shell Script
17 85 (2.52%) VB.NET
18 74 (2.19%) Go
19 64 (1.90%) VB
20 51 (1.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 1150 (34.09%) Degree
2 227 (6.73%) PhD
3 98 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 60 (1.78%) CREST Certified
5 50 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 35 (1.04%) CEH
7 31 (0.92%) CISSP
8 25 (0.74%) CHECK Team Leader
9 22 (0.65%) OSCP
10 15 (0.44%) CISA
10 15 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 14 (0.42%) ISEB
11 14 (0.42%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (0.36%) SANS
14 11 (0.33%) CISM
15 9 (0.27%) CCNA
15 9 (0.27%) PMP
16 8 (0.24%) GCIA
16 8 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (5.19%) QA
2 14 (0.42%) MiFID
3 11 (0.33%) SLA
4 9 (0.27%) EMIR
5 7 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.18%) DO-178B
6 6 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 6 (0.18%) MISRA
6 6 (0.18%) MISRA C
6 6 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.12%) HL7
8 3 (0.089%) SDET
9 2 (0.059%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.059%) FATCA
10 1 (0.030%) DICOM
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.030%) JTAG
10 1 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 79 (2.34%) Docker
2 32 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.65%) HDFS
4 21 (0.62%) Firmware
5 16 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 14 (0.42%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.30%) Xen
9 9 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.24%) KVM
11 6 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
12 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.089%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.059%) Samba
14 2 (0.059%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.059%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.030%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 153 (4.54%) Puppet
2 133 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (2.94%) Ansible
4 45 (1.33%) Nagios
5 39 (1.16%) Salt
6 17 (0.50%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.50%) WMI
7 12 (0.36%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.30%) HP Fortify
9 9 (0.27%) logstash
10 8 (0.24%) CFEngine
10 8 (0.24%) Grafana
10 8 (0.24%) Kibana
10 8 (0.24%) Nessus
10 8 (0.24%) Uchiwa
11 7 (0.21%) Cobbler
11 7 (0.21%) EnCase
12 6 (0.18%) Nexpose
13 5 (0.15%) Consul
13 5 (0.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 236 (7.00%) Oracle
2 162 (4.80%) Microsoft
3 84 (2.49%) Google
4 59 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 43 (1.27%) VMware
6 41 (1.22%) Splunk
7 38 (1.13%) Sybase
8 31 (0.92%) IBM
9 26 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 24 (0.71%) Apple
12 22 (0.65%) Facebook
13 21 (0.62%) Cognizant
14 18 (0.53%) SaltStack
15 17 (0.50%) HP
16 16 (0.47%) SAP
17 15 (0.44%) Bloomberg
18 14 (0.42%) Rackspace
18 14 (0.42%) TIBCO
19 13 (0.39%) Cisco
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Payment Express
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday