The median annual salary for a C++/Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Java Developer
London / City of London
Rank 204 257 304
Rank change year-on-year +53 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 15 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 4808 6716 9658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.97% 95.56% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 6000 8224
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++/Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured C++/Java Developer in the job title.

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

C++/Java 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++/Java Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for C++/Java Developer in the City of London

C++/Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++/Java Developer in the City of London

C++/Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, C++/Java Developer 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++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (96.15%) Finance
3 19 (73.08%) Mathematics
4 15 (57.69%) OOP
5 13 (50.00%) C#
6 12 (46.15%) Physics
6 12 (46.15%) OO
7 11 (42.31%) Quantitative Finance
7 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
7 11 (42.31%) Subversion
7 11 (42.31%) Derivative
7 11 (42.31%) Stochastic Modelling
7 11 (42.31%) Market Risk
8 10 (38.46%) Python
9 8 (30.77%) Front Office
9 8 (30.77%) Banking
10 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 7 (26.92%) Scala
10 7 (26.92%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Unix
11 6 (23.08%) Analytics
11 6 (23.08%) Proprietary Trading
12 5 (19.23%) SDLC
12 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
13 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
13 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
13 4 (15.38%) STL
13 4 (15.38%) OOD

C++/Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) STL
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Derivative
1 11 (42.31%) Market Risk
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Mathematics
2 15 (57.69%) OOP
3 12 (46.15%) OO
3 12 (46.15%) Physics
4 11 (42.31%) Quantitative Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
4 11 (42.31%) Stochastic Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Proprietary Trading
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
7 4 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (15.38%) OOD
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
8 2 (7.69%) SIEM
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Scala
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) F#
6 1 (3.85%) Haskell
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
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