The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had C++ Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 876 897 956
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 42 66 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.061% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.063% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 27
Median salary £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £77,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £106,000 £97,000
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
London +19 42 £100,000 - 4
England +18 42 £100,000 - 7
City of London +44 17 £82,500 -21.42% 1
Canary Wharf +2 2 £105,000 +5.00%

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, C++ Quantitative Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 98 (100.00%) C++
2 79 (80.61%) Python
3 67 (68.37%) Degree
4 58 (59.18%) Finance
5 47 (47.96%) Hedge funds
6 40 (40.82%) Mathematics
7 36 (36.73%) Linux
8 35 (35.71%) Front Office
9 34 (34.69%) Computer Science
10 31 (31.63%) Physics
11 30 (30.61%) Analytics
12 29 (29.59%) Unix
13 28 (28.57%) Algorithms
14 27 (27.55%) Multithreading
15 24 (24.49%) Visualisation
15 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering
16 23 (23.47%) Derivative
17 22 (22.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 21 (21.43%) STL
18 21 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 21 (21.43%) Investment Management
19 20 (20.41%) Statistics
19 20 (20.41%) Machine Learning
19 20 (20.41%) Data Mining
20 19 (19.39%) Windows
21 18 (18.37%) Banking
22 17 (17.35%) C
22 17 (17.35%) C#
22 17 (17.35%) Low Latency
23 16 (16.33%) High-Frequency Trading

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.08%) KDB
2 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 58 (59.18%) Finance
2 35 (35.71%) Front Office
3 18 (18.37%) Banking
4 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 21 (21.43%) STL
2 13 (13.27%) NumPy
3 11 (11.22%) OpenGL
4 10 (10.20%) Pandas
5 7 (7.14%) SciPy
6 3 (3.06%) scikit-learn
7 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.04%) Esper
7 2 (2.04%) Pyramid
7 2 (2.04%) XML
8 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 47 (47.96%) Hedge funds
2 40 (40.82%) Mathematics
3 34 (34.69%) Computer Science
4 31 (31.63%) Physics
5 28 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 24 (24.49%) Visualisation
7 23 (23.47%) Derivative
8 22 (22.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (20.41%) Statistics
10 15 (15.31%) Fixed Income
11 13 (13.27%) CUDA
12 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (11.22%) Data Structures
13 8 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (8.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (6.12%) Equities
15 4 (4.08%) Credit Risk
15 4 (4.08%) Market Risk
16 1 (1.02%) Contract for Difference
16 1 (1.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Linux
2 29 (29.59%) Unix
3 19 (19.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Analytics
2 27 (27.55%) Multithreading
3 24 (24.49%) Software Engineering
4 21 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 20 (20.41%) Machine Learning
6 17 (17.35%) Low Latency
7 16 (16.33%) High-Frequency Trading
8 14 (14.29%) Market Making
9 13 (13.27%) OO
10 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (11.22%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (10.20%) Algorithmic Trading
12 10 (10.20%) Functional Programming
12 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
13 8 (8.16%) Bayesian Methods
14 7 (7.14%) Quantitative Finance
14 7 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
15 6 (6.12%) Quantitative Trading
16 5 (5.10%) Open Source
16 5 (5.10%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) C++
2 79 (80.61%) Python
3 17 (17.35%) C
3 17 (17.35%) C#
4 12 (12.24%) Java
5 8 (8.16%) R
5 8 (8.16%) VBA
6 6 (6.12%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
7 3 (3.06%) Ruby
7 3 (3.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (68.37%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.04%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle
2 1 (1.02%) Intel
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago