Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 25 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 330 356
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 6 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 33
City of London median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% -23.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £43,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £103,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -30.43% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,115 10,044 13,452
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 96.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9,025 9,170 11,915
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,727 £33,100
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central 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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in the City of London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in the City of London

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in the City of London

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Fintech
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Robotics
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Haskell
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) F#
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematical Modelling

C++ Software Developer 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Robotics
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) F#
3 1 (16.67%) Haskell
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Degree