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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 72 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1623 2100 2752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.10% 4.72% 5.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 8.94% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1683 2296
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £37,500 £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
21725 23485 26968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.95% 52.77% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19187 20200 23340
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 £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 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 2 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 -19 270 £70,000 - 46
Ealing +18 23 £67,500 +3.84%
Uxbridge +16 13 £45,000 +50.00%
Canary Wharf +4 9 £105,000 +147.05%
Hounslow +13 6 £47,500 -13.63%
Chessington +1 6 £50,000 -
Hammersmith +11 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Twickenham +14 3 £43,500 -
Stanmore - 3 £34,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 2 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Wimbledon -12 2 £52,000 +4.00%
Croydon - 2 £48,750 -
Docklands, London +13 1 - -
Mayfair -2 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Mitcham - 1 £62,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £42,000 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 1617 (45.32%) Java
2 1430 (40.08%) Finance
3 1422 (39.85%) Python
4 1191 (33.38%) Degree
5 1151 (32.26%) Linux
6 1108 (31.05%) C#
7 1036 (29.04%) Software Engineering
8 893 (25.03%) Computer Science
9 866 (24.27%) SQL
10 852 (23.88%) Unix
11 837 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
12 833 (23.35%) C
13 612 (17.15%) OO
14 589 (16.51%) Windows
15 587 (16.45%) JavaScript
16 564 (15.81%) .NET
17 529 (14.83%) Multithreading
18 490 (13.73%) Algorithms
19 447 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
20 439 (12.30%) TDD
21 418 (11.72%) Mathematics
22 403 (11.29%) Front Office
23 398 (11.15%) Hedge funds
23 398 (11.15%) Analytics
24 369 (10.34%) Low Latency
25 342 (9.59%) Ruby
26 321 (9.00%) Scrum
27 320 (8.97%) Banking
28 318 (8.91%) Perl
29 299 (8.38%) 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
1 103 (2.89%) Apache
2 96 (2.69%) Apache Spark
3 91 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 47 (1.32%) Confluence
5 40 (1.12%) IIS
6 38 (1.07%) nginx
7 35 (0.98%) SAS
8 28 (0.78%) Jetty
9 26 (0.73%) Apache Pig
10 17 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (0.42%) Apache Solr
12 14 (0.39%) OpenStack
12 14 (0.39%) SharePoint
12 14 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.34%) JBoss
13 12 (0.34%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.31%) WordPress
15 10 (0.28%) CMS
16 7 (0.20%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 73 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 25 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (0.59%) Gliffy
4 21 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
5 13 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.36%) MODO
5 13 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
7 11 (0.31%) SPSS
8 10 (0.28%) S-PLUS
9 9 (0.25%) 3ds Max
9 9 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.22%) Abaqus
10 8 (0.22%) NASTRAN
11 7 (0.20%) MS Office
11 7 (0.20%) MS Visio
12 5 (0.14%) Mathematica
12 5 (0.14%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 24 (0.67%) MetaTrader
2 13 (0.36%) Magento
3 12 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.25%) Shopify
5 8 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.22%) Infor M3
6 7 (0.20%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.11%) Finacle
9 4 (0.11%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.11%) RMDS
9 4 (0.11%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.084%) Relativity
11 1 (0.028%) Odoo
11 1 (0.028%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.028%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 1 (0.028%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (2.35%) GitHub
3 71 (1.99%) SaaS
4 61 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.34%) Force.com
9 10 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.28%) IaaS
10 8 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
11 7 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.20%) PaaS
11 7 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.17%) Office 365
13 3 (0.084%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.084%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.056%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 128 (3.59%) Internet
3 92 (2.58%) Network Security
4 79 (2.21%) HTTP
5 52 (1.46%) Multicast
6 41 (1.15%) Broadband
7 32 (0.90%) DNS
8 25 (0.70%) Firewall
9 24 (0.67%) SSL
10 22 (0.62%) FTP
11 21 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (0.53%) WAN
13 16 (0.45%) Ethernet
13 16 (0.45%) LDAP
14 15 (0.42%) VPN
15 14 (0.39%) VoIP
16 13 (0.36%) LAN
16 13 (0.36%) Unicast
17 11 (0.31%) RTP
18 9 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (7.46%) Relational Database
2 244 (6.84%) SQL Server
3 230 (6.45%) Big Data
4 188 (5.27%) MySQL
5 155 (4.34%) Hadoop
6 130 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 111 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 109 (3.05%) MongoDB
9 91 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 84 (2.35%) Data Mining
11 49 (1.37%) Redis
12 46 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 45 (1.26%) KDB
14 43 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (1.15%) Apache Hive
16 40 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
16 40 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 36 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (0.76%) OLTP
19 26 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 277 (7.76%) Git (software)
2 161 (4.51%) Jenkins
3 124 (3.48%) Visual Studio
4 117 (3.28%) Subversion
5 115 (3.22%) JIRA
6 77 (2.16%) Maven
7 75 (2.10%) Cucumber
8 58 (1.63%) SpecFlow
9 52 (1.46%) Selenium
10 47 (1.32%) JUnit
11 41 (1.15%) RSpec
12 36 (1.01%) NUnit
13 35 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 35 (0.98%) TeamCity
14 34 (0.95%) Grunt
15 31 (0.87%) Gradle
16 27 (0.76%) gulp
17 26 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
18 25 (0.70%) Jasmine
18 25 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1430 (40.08%) Finance
2 403 (11.29%) Front Office
3 320 (8.97%) Banking
4 227 (6.36%) Games
5 142 (3.98%) Investment Banking
6 134 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 102 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 95 (2.66%) Advertising
8 95 (2.66%) Marketing
9 71 (1.99%) Back Office
10 66 (1.85%) Retail
11 60 (1.68%) Electronics
12 48 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 45 (1.26%) Law
14 32 (0.90%) Aerospace
14 32 (0.90%) Manufacturing
15 28 (0.78%) Legal
16 21 (0.59%) Multimedia
17 18 (0.50%) Automotive
17 18 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2142 (60.03%) Developer
2 1106 (31.00%) C++ Developer
3 353 (9.89%) Software Engineer
4 312 (8.74%) Senior Developer
5 280 (7.85%) Java Developer
6 257 (7.20%) Python Developer
7 244 (6.84%) C# Developer
8 206 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 188 (5.27%) Graduate
9 188 (5.27%) Quantitative Developer
10 180 (5.04%) Analyst
11 169 (4.74%) C++ Software Engineer
12 158 (4.43%) Junior
13 156 (4.37%) Senior C++ Developer
14 142 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
15 140 (3.92%) .NET Developer
16 137 (3.84%) C Developer
16 137 (3.84%) C/C++ Developer
17 132 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
18 127 (3.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (15.81%) .NET
2 296 (8.30%) HTML
3 270 (7.57%) STL
4 265 (7.43%) Web Services
5 228 (6.39%) CSS
6 184 (5.16%) XML
7 176 (4.93%) WPF
8 169 (4.74%) AngularJS
9 159 (4.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 153 (4.29%) ASP.NET
11 152 (4.26%) Node.js
12 146 (4.09%) HTML5
13 126 (3.53%) OpenGL
14 117 (3.28%) jQuery
15 109 (3.05%) RESTful
16 97 (2.72%) WCF
17 93 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
18 91 (2.55%) NumPy
19 89 (2.49%) Qt
20 76 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 893 (25.03%) Computer Science
2 490 (13.73%) Algorithms
3 447 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
4 418 (11.72%) Mathematics
5 398 (11.15%) Hedge funds
6 266 (7.46%) Derivative
7 246 (6.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 224 (6.28%) Data Structures
9 191 (5.35%) Equities
10 185 (5.18%) Physics
11 157 (4.40%) Visualisation
12 156 (4.37%) Fixed Income
13 142 (3.98%) Statistics
14 102 (2.86%) User Experience
15 88 (2.47%) Fintech
16 86 (2.41%) Mobile App
17 70 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
18 68 (1.91%) 3D Graphics
19 61 (1.71%) Management Information System
20 51 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1151 (32.26%) Linux
2 852 (23.88%) Unix
3 589 (16.51%) Windows
4 208 (5.83%) Android
5 152 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 64 (1.79%) Solaris
7 42 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 35 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 25 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (0.67%) CentOS
12 21 (0.59%) Windows Phone
13 18 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
15 15 (0.42%) FreeBSD
16 14 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.28%) Fedora
18 8 (0.22%) CoreOS
19 7 (0.20%) AIX
20 4 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1036 (29.04%) Software Engineering
2 837 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 612 (17.15%) OO
4 529 (14.83%) Multithreading
5 439 (12.30%) TDD
6 398 (11.15%) Analytics
7 369 (10.34%) Low Latency
8 321 (9.00%) Scrum
9 299 (8.38%) OOP
10 248 (6.95%) SDLC
11 232 (6.50%) Machine Learning
12 227 (6.36%) DevOps
13 208 (5.83%) OOD
14 207 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
15 204 (5.72%) BDD
16 187 (5.24%) Open Source
17 156 (4.37%) Kanban
18 140 (3.92%) Algorithmic Trading
19 127 (3.56%) Web Development
20 124 (3.48%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1617 (45.32%) Java
2 1422 (39.85%) Python
3 1108 (31.05%) C#
4 866 (24.27%) SQL
5 833 (23.35%) C
6 587 (16.45%) JavaScript
7 342 (9.59%) Ruby
8 318 (8.91%) Perl
9 296 (8.30%) PHP
10 215 (6.03%) Scala
11 172 (4.82%) R
12 147 (4.12%) Bash Shell
13 135 (3.78%) MATLAB
14 131 (3.67%) Objective-C
15 99 (2.77%) VBA
16 66 (1.85%) VB.NET
17 64 (1.79%) Shell Script
18 60 (1.68%) VB
19 57 (1.60%) Go
20 50 (1.40%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1191 (33.38%) Degree
2 239 (6.70%) PhD
3 107 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 65 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 38 (1.07%) CREST Certified
6 27 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 21 (0.59%) CEH
8 20 (0.56%) CISSP
9 18 (0.50%) CHECK Team Leader
9 18 (0.50%) ISEB
10 17 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.39%) OSCP
13 13 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.36%) PMP
13 13 (0.36%) SANS
14 12 (0.34%) CCNA
15 10 (0.28%) MBA
16 8 (0.22%) CISM
17 7 (0.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (4.34%) QA
2 18 (0.50%) SLA
3 13 (0.36%) MiFID
4 9 (0.25%) EMIR
5 6 (0.17%) DO-178B
5 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 6 (0.17%) MISRA
5 6 (0.17%) MISRA C
6 5 (0.14%) HL7
6 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.084%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.084%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.056%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.056%) SDET
9 1 (0.028%) DICOM
9 1 (0.028%) JTAG
9 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 71 (1.99%) Docker
2 34 (0.95%) Firmware
3 28 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.62%) HDFS
5 16 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 13 (0.36%) VirtualBox
7 12 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (0.25%) Xen
10 6 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
10 6 (0.17%) Samba
11 3 (0.084%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.056%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.056%) KVM
12 2 (0.056%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.056%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.028%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 148 (4.15%) Puppet
2 113 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (2.52%) Ansible
4 41 (1.15%) Nagios
5 31 (0.87%) Salt
5 31 (0.87%) WMI
6 13 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.28%) logstash
7 10 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.25%) Grafana
8 9 (0.25%) Kibana
8 9 (0.25%) Uchiwa
9 8 (0.22%) CFEngine
10 7 (0.20%) Cobbler
10 7 (0.20%) Nessus
11 6 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
12 5 (0.14%) EnCase
12 5 (0.14%) Nexpose
12 5 (0.14%) Nmap
13 4 (0.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 248 (6.95%) Oracle
2 204 (5.72%) Microsoft
3 63 (1.77%) Google
4 49 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 48 (1.35%) VMware
6 47 (1.32%) Splunk
7 44 (1.23%) Sybase
8 42 (1.18%) Bloomberg
9 38 (1.07%) Apple
10 28 (0.78%) Facebook
11 27 (0.76%) Atlassian
12 23 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (0.53%) Cognizant
13 19 (0.53%) IBM
14 17 (0.48%) Rackspace
14 17 (0.48%) SAP
15 16 (0.45%) Reuters
15 16 (0.45%) SaltStack
16 15 (0.42%) Perforce
17 14 (0.39%) Cisco
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £75k - 120k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £80000 + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Michael Page International
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 90k per year + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + Share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago