Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Software Developer
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 332 366
Rank change year-on-year -67 +34 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 10 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.067% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 50
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -30.43% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £82,500 £103,750
London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -38.46% +36.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 14,297 12,296 16,418
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 96.71% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12,539 11,187 14,514
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured C++ Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Central London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Central London.

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Central London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in Central London

C++ Software Developer
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 6 £35,000 -39.13% 6
Southwark - 2 £82,500 -
West End of London -26 1 £35,000 -12.50%
C++ Software Developer
London

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, C++ Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Front Office
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Robotics
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Fintech

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (10.00%) Maya
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) NUKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (20.00%) Qt
2 1 (10.00%) Qt Quick
2 1 (10.00%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (20.00%) Robotics
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Proprietary Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Research
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) F#
5 1 (10.00%) Haskell
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PhD