The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

C++ Programmer
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 240 303
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 0 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 12
Median salary - £95,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +72.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4898 6124 9661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.31% 96.12% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17470 22914 34195
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++ Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Programmer in the City of London

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the City of London.

Salary trend for C++ Programmer in the City of London

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, C++ Programmer 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 across the City of London region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree