The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior C++ Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 254 285
Rank change year-on-year +24 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 1 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 21
Median salary £85,000 £96,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.68% +42.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% -7.76%  

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 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

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

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

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

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior C++ 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LLVM
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) CMake
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Clang
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree

Senior C++ 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Clang
1 1 (50.00%) CMake
1 1 (50.00%) GCC
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LLVM
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
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