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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 588 602 622
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 68 61 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 60
Average salary £75,750 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £87,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
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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 +36 4 £91,250 +10.60% 4
Senior C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 165 (100.00%) C++
2 93 (56.36%) Finance
3 68 (41.21%) Software Engineering
4 51 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (25.45%) Unix
6 40 (24.24%) SQL
6 40 (24.24%) Analytics
7 39 (23.64%) C
8 38 (23.03%) Python
9 37 (22.42%) Low Latency
10 36 (21.82%) Degree
11 35 (21.21%) Windows
12 34 (20.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 31 (18.79%) Front Office
14 30 (18.18%) Linux
14 30 (18.18%) Algorithms
15 29 (17.58%) Multithreading
16 25 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 24 (14.55%) OO
18 23 (13.94%) OOD
18 23 (13.94%) Computer Science
19 22 (13.33%) STL
20 21 (12.73%) Derivative
21 20 (12.12%) Physics
21 20 (12.12%) Banking
22 19 (11.52%) Hedge funds
22 19 (11.52%) Data Structures
23 18 (10.91%) SaaS
24 17 (10.30%) C#
25 16 (9.70%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.61%) JBoss
1 1 (0.61%) Jetty
1 1 (0.61%) nginx
1 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.64%) Big Data
2 6 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.61%) KDB
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Ant
2 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Hudson
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) JUnit
2 1 (0.61%) Maven
2 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 93 (56.36%) Finance
2 31 (18.79%) Front Office
3 20 (12.12%) Banking
4 15 (9.09%) Marketing
5 11 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 11 (6.67%) Games
6 9 (5.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 22 (13.33%) STL
3 12 (7.27%) .NET
4 8 (4.85%) Apache Flex
5 7 (4.24%) CSS
5 7 (4.24%) NumPy
6 6 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (3.03%) HTML
8 4 (2.42%) Web Services
9 3 (1.82%) OpenGL
9 3 (1.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.21%) ADO
10 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.21%) DirectX
10 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.21%) jQuery
10 2 (1.21%) MFC
10 2 (1.21%) Middleware
10 2 (1.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (20.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 23 (13.94%) Computer Science
5 21 (12.73%) Derivative
6 20 (12.12%) Physics
7 19 (11.52%) Data Structures
7 19 (11.52%) Hedge funds
8 16 (9.70%) Mathematics
9 11 (6.67%) Fixed Income
10 5 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (2.42%) Equities
12 3 (1.82%) Mobile Games
13 2 (1.21%) Exotic Derivative
13 2 (1.21%) Fintech
13 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
13 2 (1.21%) Statistics
13 2 (1.21%) User Experience
14 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
14 1 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.45%) Unix
2 35 (21.21%) Windows
3 30 (18.18%) Linux
4 5 (3.03%) Android
4 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.42%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.21%) Software Engineering
2 40 (24.24%) Analytics
3 37 (22.42%) Low Latency
4 29 (17.58%) Multithreading
5 24 (14.55%) OO
6 23 (13.94%) OOD
7 16 (9.70%) Cash Management
7 16 (9.70%) SOA
8 15 (9.09%) Proprietary Trading
9 13 (7.88%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (7.27%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.06%) Line Management
12 9 (5.45%) Algorithmic Trading
13 7 (4.24%) Performance Optimisation
13 7 (4.24%) UML
14 6 (3.64%) TDD
15 4 (2.42%) Data Management
15 4 (2.42%) Financial Modelling
15 4 (2.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (24.24%) SQL
3 39 (23.64%) C
4 38 (23.03%) Python
5 17 (10.30%) C#
6 15 (9.09%) Java
7 13 (7.88%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.45%) R
8 9 (5.45%) Scala
9 6 (3.64%) Ruby
9 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.82%) VBA
11 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.61%) Clojure
12 1 (0.61%) Cython
12 1 (0.61%) F#
12 1 (0.61%) Go
12 1 (0.61%) Groovy
12 1 (0.61%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 36 (21.82%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) PhD
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (1.21%) Cognizant
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle
1 2 (1.21%) Solace
2 1 (0.61%) Altova
2 1 (0.61%) Fiorano
2 1 (0.61%) Google
2 1 (0.61%) ILOG
2 1 (0.61%) Intel
2 1 (0.61%) Splunk
2 1 (0.61%) Talend
2 1 (0.61%) WSO2
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