The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 510 584 505
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 121 56 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 114 55 101
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £96,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Senior C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the London region.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior C++ Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 37 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Twickenham -4 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Ealing - 7 £57,500 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Senior C++ Developer
England

Senior C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Developer in their job title.

1 175 (100.00%) C++
2 88 (50.29%) Finance
3 87 (49.71%) OO
4 82 (46.86%) Linux
5 80 (45.71%) Multithreading
6 76 (43.43%) UNIX
7 63 (36.00%) Computer Science
8 52 (29.71%) Degree
8 52 (29.71%) Algorithms
9 49 (28.00%) Low Latency
10 41 (23.43%) Software Engineering
11 40 (22.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 38 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (21.71%) Python
13 36 (20.57%) STL
14 33 (18.86%) Java
15 32 (18.29%) Windows
15 32 (18.29%) OOP
15 32 (18.29%) Mathematics
16 31 (17.71%) Derivative
16 31 (17.71%) Front Office
16 31 (17.71%) OOD
17 30 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 28 (16.00%) Physics
19 26 (14.86%) SQL
19 26 (14.86%) C#
19 26 (14.86%) Hedge funds
20 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (13.71%) Data Structures
21 24 (13.71%) QA

Senior C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.71%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (0.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) Apache
2 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.57%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.14%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.14%) Network Security
3 6 (3.43%) GSM
3 6 (3.43%) RTP
3 6 (3.43%) SS7
3 6 (3.43%) TCAP
3 6 (3.43%) INAP
3 6 (3.43%) VLAN
3 6 (3.43%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.57%) RDBMS
2 8 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.29%) DB2
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.57%) MySQL
5 1 (0.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (4.57%) SpecFlow
2 6 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.86%) Mercurial
3 5 (2.86%) Mockito
3 5 (2.86%) JUnit
3 5 (2.86%) Maven
3 5 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.29%) CMake
5 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (50.29%) Finance
2 31 (17.71%) Front Office
3 21 (12.00%) Banking
4 20 (11.43%) Aerospace
4 20 (11.43%) Automotive
5 16 (9.14%) Financial Institution
6 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
7 10 (5.71%) Games
8 8 (4.57%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.86%) Retail
10 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 36 (20.57%) STL
3 18 (10.29%) .NET
4 17 (9.71%) Web Services
5 15 (8.57%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (5.14%) WCF
6 9 (5.14%) POSIX
6 9 (5.14%) Pthreads
7 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.00%) COM
8 7 (4.00%) WPF
9 5 (2.86%) REST
9 5 (2.86%) RESTful
10 4 (2.29%) SOAP
10 4 (2.29%) OpenGL
11 3 (1.71%) Middleware
11 3 (1.71%) SciPy
11 3 (1.71%) NumPy
11 3 (1.71%) Threading Building Blocks
Miscellaneous
1 63 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 52 (29.71%) Algorithms
3 32 (18.29%) Mathematics
4 31 (17.71%) Derivative
5 30 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (16.00%) Physics
7 26 (14.86%) Hedge funds
8 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (13.71%) Data Structures
10 8 (4.57%) BYOD
11 7 (4.00%) Visualisation
11 7 (4.00%) Equities
12 4 (2.29%) Market Risk
12 4 (2.29%) Biometrics
12 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
12 4 (2.29%) Grid Computing
13 2 (1.14%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.14%) Index Arbitrage
14 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 82 (46.86%) Linux
2 76 (43.43%) UNIX
3 32 (18.29%) Windows
4 6 (3.43%) Android
5 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (49.71%) OO
2 80 (45.71%) Multithreading
3 49 (28.00%) Low Latency
4 41 (23.43%) Software Engineering
5 38 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (18.29%) OOP
7 31 (17.71%) OOD
8 23 (13.14%) Analytics
8 23 (13.14%) SDLC
9 22 (12.57%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.43%) TDD
10 13 (7.43%) Scrum
11 11 (6.29%) SOA
12 9 (5.14%) Algorithmic Trading
13 8 (4.57%) Kanban
13 8 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
15 6 (3.43%) Data Modelling
15 6 (3.43%) Data Management
15 6 (3.43%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 175 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (21.71%) Python
3 33 (18.86%) Java
4 26 (14.86%) C#
4 26 (14.86%) SQL
5 19 (10.86%) C
6 14 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (6.86%) Perl
8 11 (6.29%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.57%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.29%) Korn
11 4 (2.29%) Scala
12 2 (1.14%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.57%) VC++
13 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (29.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (4.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (4.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (4.57%) SCCM
2 7 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (7.43%) Sybase
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle
3 9 (5.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.00%) Apple
5 4 (2.29%) Intel
6 3 (1.71%) Facebook
7 2 (1.14%) SmartStream
8 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.57%) Solace
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