Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Programmer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

C++ Programmer
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 816 871
Rank change year-on-year -1 +55 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 21 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.078% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.081% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 59
London median annual salary £55,000 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.14% +31.82% -26.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £126,750 £102,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -23.81%

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 69773 79144 86014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 96.03% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 55979 68682 72560
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

C++ Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Programmer in London

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C++ Programmer in London

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Programmer in London

C++ Programmer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the London region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +29 6 £55,000 -42.11% 1
East London -4 1 £90,000 -10.00%
C++ Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) C
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) STL
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
8 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing
8 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
8 4 (19.05%) Open Source
8 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) Broadband
8 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Billing

C++ Programmer 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) GCC
2 1 (4.76%) GDB
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Billing
2 4 (19.05%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) STL
2 3 (14.29%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.76%) DirectX
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.76%) POSIX
3 1 (4.76%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
2 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
6 2 (9.52%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Game Development
7 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
7 1 (4.76%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Trading
7 1 (4.76%) SOLID
7 1 (4.76%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (52.38%) C
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) GLSL
6 1 (4.76%) HLSL
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Solace
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
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