The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 19 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.55% 5.33% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.06% 11.76% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £72,500 £105,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.95% +147.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 79 68 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 50.32% 45.33% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 51
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Canary Wharf

C++
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for C++ in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) Functional Programming
3 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 10 (55.56%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) F#
6 6 (33.33%) Scala
6 6 (33.33%) Clojure
6 6 (33.33%) Analytics
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
6 6 (33.33%) Ruby
6 6 (33.33%) Release Management
6 6 (33.33%) Haskell
6 6 (33.33%) Erlang
6 6 (33.33%) OCaml
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) Python
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Programmer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Messaging Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Rendezvous
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Functional Programming
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Release Management
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.11%) High Availability
7 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.56%) Product Management
8 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) F#
4 6 (33.33%) Clojure
4 6 (33.33%) Erlang
4 6 (33.33%) Haskell
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) OCaml
4 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (33.33%) Scala
5 5 (27.78%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Solace
1 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase