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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.53% 1.50% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.73% 5.13% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Median salary £77,500 £75,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £73,500
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 110 39 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 59.14% 29.32% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 91 35 38
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £77,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

C++
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Functional Programming
5 9 (47.37%) Degree
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) OOP
5 9 (47.37%) OO
6 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
7 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
7 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
8 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) F#
8 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (26.32%) Clojure
9 5 (26.32%) Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) Release Management
9 5 (26.32%) Haskell
9 5 (26.32%) Erlang
9 5 (26.32%) OCaml
9 5 (26.32%) Scala
9 5 (26.32%) SDLC
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Ruby
10 4 (21.05%) N-Tier

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Berkeley DB
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 2 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Rendezvous
2 3 (15.79%) STL
3 2 (10.53%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Avro
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Functional Programming
3 9 (47.37%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Release Management
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Physics
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) High Availability
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) F#
5 5 (26.32%) Clojure
5 5 (26.32%) Erlang
5 5 (26.32%) Haskell
5 5 (26.32%) OCaml
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) Scala
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Solace
1 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase