The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Software Engineer
Rank 608 617 617
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 13 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Average salary £85,000 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £86,250 £112,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Senior C++ Software Engineer
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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Senior C++ Software Engineer
England

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C++
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) UNIX
3 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
6 11 (37.93%) Data Structures
7 9 (31.03%) Derivative
7 9 (31.03%) OOD
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Java
9 7 (24.14%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
9 7 (24.14%) Exotic Derivative
10 6 (20.69%) Front Office
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) TDD
11 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
12 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
12 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
12 4 (13.79%) Android Development
12 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
12 4 (13.79%) Android
12 4 (13.79%) Degree
12 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
12 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
12 4 (13.79%) 3D Graphics

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.90%) STL
3 1 (3.45%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
3 11 (37.93%) Data Structures
4 9 (31.03%) Derivative
5 7 (24.14%) Exotic Derivative
6 4 (13.79%) User Experience
6 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
6 4 (13.79%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
7 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (3.45%) Clustering
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) OOD
3 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Android Development
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Anomaly Detection
8 1 (3.45%) Product Management
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA