The median annual salary for a C++ Applications Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

C++ Application Developer
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 635 657
Rank change year-on-year +57 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Applications Developer 10 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.045% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.047% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £35,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +17.85% -10.82%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

C++ Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Applications Developer in London

C++ Applications Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C++ Applications Developer in London

C++ Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Applications Developer in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Applications Developer in London

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, C++ Applications 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 London region featuring C++ Applications Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) STL
4 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
4 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
5 11 (50.00%) Derivative
5 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (50.00%) Economics
5 11 (50.00%) Fixed Income
5 11 (50.00%) Equities
5 11 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (22.73%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) Games
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
9 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
9 2 (9.09%) RESTful
9 2 (9.09%) Ruby
9 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
9 2 (9.09%) Web Services
10 1 (4.55%) SQL
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
10 1 (4.55%) Embedded C

C++ Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) STL
2 3 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.55%) Django
4 1 (4.55%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Algorithms
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
2 11 (50.00%) Derivative
2 11 (50.00%) Equities
2 11 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
3 1 (4.55%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Economics
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
3 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) SDLC
3 1 (4.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
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