C++ Jobs in London

C++
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 165 160 117
Rank change year-on-year -5 -43 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 392 949 1,773
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.83% 2.36% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 4.76% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 305 742 919
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £52,500
25th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £81,000 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.46% -10.00% +17.07%
75th Percentile £135,000 £115,000 £130,000
90th Percentile £163,250 £140,000 £162,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
London

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9,078 19,923 32,241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 42.29% 49.52% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,794 14,533 19,048
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £125,000 £120,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in London

C++
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in London.

Salary trend for C++ in London

C++
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for C++ in London

C++
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++ within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +31 76 £100,000 +37.93% 24
South London +17 6 £47,000 +4.44% 6
West London +35 3 £83,750 +45.65% 10
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.55%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.04%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (1.02%) Confluence
3 4 (1.02%) WinCC
4 1 (0.26%) Apache
4 1 (0.26%) Ethereum
4 1 (0.26%) Hyperledger
4 1 (0.26%) IIS
4 1 (0.26%) Luigi
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Exchange
4 1 (0.26%) SAS
4 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.26%) R3 Corda
1 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 71 (18.11%) AWS
2 46 (11.73%) Azure
3 19 (4.85%) Pulumi
4 16 (4.08%) GCP
4 16 (4.08%) Sentry
5 9 (2.30%) GitHub
6 8 (2.04%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (1.53%) SaaS
8 5 (1.28%) PaaS
9 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.02%) WhatsApp
10 3 (0.77%) Azure App Service
10 3 (0.77%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.77%) Power Platform
10 3 (0.77%) Serverless
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (0.51%) Datadog
11 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.51%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.51%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.63%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.06%) VoIP
3 4 (1.02%) DNS
4 3 (0.77%) Internet
5 2 (0.51%) Firewall
5 2 (0.51%) HTTP
5 2 (0.51%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) 3G
6 1 (0.26%) DHCP
6 1 (0.26%) DMZ
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) WAN
6 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (5.10%) Redis
3 12 (3.06%) Big Data
4 10 (2.55%) Data Lake
5 8 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 8 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.04%) Tick Data
6 7 (1.79%) Impala
6 7 (1.79%) Presto
7 6 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.53%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.77%) GIS
9 3 (0.77%) MySQL
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.51%) KDB
Development Applications
1 19 (4.85%) Git
2 13 (3.32%) JIRA
3 10 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.30%) GitLab
5 6 (1.53%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.28%) GDB
7 4 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.02%) GCC
8 3 (0.77%) Gatling
8 3 (0.77%) Mocha
9 2 (0.51%) CMake
9 2 (0.51%) git-flow
9 2 (0.51%) Gradle
9 2 (0.51%) JUnit
9 2 (0.51%) Maven
9 2 (0.51%) MLflow
9 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
General
1 119 (30.36%) Finance
2 87 (22.19%) Front Office
3 72 (18.37%) Social Skills
4 48 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.59%) Banking
6 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.30%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.04%) Marketing
9 7 (1.79%) Games
9 7 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (1.53%) Public Sector
11 5 (1.28%) Advertising
11 5 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (0.77%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.77%) Retail
14 2 (0.51%) Electronics
14 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 184 (46.94%) Developer
2 96 (24.49%) C++ Developer
3 86 (21.94%) Senior
4 69 (17.60%) Software Engineer
5 41 (10.46%) Senior Developer
6 37 (9.44%) Lead
7 34 (8.67%) Python Developer
7 34 (8.67%) Software Developer
8 33 (8.42%) Front Office Developer
9 32 (8.16%) Analyst
10 29 (7.40%) Qualitative Analyst
10 29 (7.40%) Quantitative Analyst
11 28 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
12 25 (6.38%) Senior C++ Developer
13 23 (5.87%) Java Developer
14 22 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 21 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
15 21 (5.36%) Low Latency C++ Developer
16 18 (4.59%) Front Office C++ Developer
16 18 (4.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.61%) Qt
2 20 (5.10%) .NET
3 19 (4.85%) FastAPI
4 18 (4.59%) React
5 13 (3.32%) Django
5 13 (3.32%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (2.55%) Kafka
7 9 (2.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (2.30%) FreeSWITCH
8 8 (2.04%) pytest
9 7 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.79%) OpenAPI
9 7 (1.79%) PySpark
9 7 (1.79%) RESTful
9 7 (1.79%) STL
9 7 (1.79%) WPF
9 7 (1.79%) XML
10 6 (1.53%) TensorFlow
11 5 (1.28%) COM
11 5 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.07%) Hedge funds
2 47 (11.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (11.73%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (9.69%) Algorithms
5 36 (9.18%) Distributed Systems
6 28 (7.14%) Equities
7 26 (6.63%) FPGA
8 25 (6.38%) Fixed Income
9 20 (5.10%) Derivative
10 16 (4.08%) Cloud Native
10 16 (4.08%) Legacy Code
11 14 (3.57%) Data Structures
12 10 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (1.53%) IoT
13 6 (1.53%) PKI
14 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
15 4 (1.02%) Distributed Computing
15 4 (1.02%) Ray Tracing
15 4 (1.02%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 116 (29.59%) Linux
2 22 (5.61%) Unix
3 11 (2.81%) Windows
4 8 (2.04%) Android
5 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.53%) Debian
6 6 (1.53%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.77%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (33.93%) Software Engineering
2 110 (28.06%) Computer Science
3 79 (20.15%) Low Latency
4 69 (17.60%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (15.56%) Mathematics
6 54 (13.78%) Agile
7 45 (11.48%) CI/CD
8 42 (10.71%) Data Science
8 42 (10.71%) Physics
9 37 (9.44%) DevOps
9 37 (9.44%) Multithreading
10 35 (8.93%) Analytics
11 32 (8.16%) OO
12 30 (7.65%) Statistics
13 29 (7.40%) Artificial Intelligence
14 28 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
15 26 (6.63%) Machine Learning
16 23 (5.87%) OOP
16 23 (5.87%) SDLC
17 22 (5.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 233 (59.44%) Python
2 112 (28.57%) Java
3 74 (18.88%) C#
4 71 (18.11%) C
5 50 (12.76%) SQL
6 25 (6.38%) Go
7 24 (6.12%) Rust
8 23 (5.87%) JavaScript
9 13 (3.32%) Bash
10 11 (2.81%) Scala
11 10 (2.55%) PHP
12 8 (2.04%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.53%) R
14 5 (1.28%) Perl
14 5 (1.28%) Ruby
14 5 (1.28%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 144 (36.73%) Degree
2 60 (15.31%) Master's Degree
3 50 (12.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 45 (11.48%) PhD
5 20 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.02%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.51%) HNC
9 2 (0.51%) HND
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.26%) EMIR
2 1 (0.26%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.26%) MiFID
2 1 (0.26%) NIST
System Software
1 43 (10.97%) Docker
2 9 (2.30%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (11.99%) Kubernetes
2 25 (6.38%) Grafana
3 11 (2.81%) Terraform
4 7 (1.79%) Ansible
5 6 (1.53%) Progress Chef
5 6 (1.53%) Puppet
6 4 (1.02%) Functional Safety
6 4 (1.02%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.77%) Packer
8 2 (0.51%) Kibana
8 2 (0.51%) Nagios
8 2 (0.51%) Wonderware InTouch
9 1 (0.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.26%) Consul
9 1 (0.26%) logstash
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.26%) Podman
9 1 (0.26%) Salt
9 1 (0.26%) SCCM
9 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (9.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.63%) Google
3 8 (2.04%) Oracle
4 6 (1.53%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.28%) Databricks
6 4 (1.02%) Siemens
6 4 (1.02%) Splunk
7 3 (0.77%) Facebook
7 3 (0.77%) SAP
7 3 (0.77%) Sybase
8 2 (0.51%) AVEVA
8 2 (0.51%) Intel
8 2 (0.51%) New Relic
8 2 (0.51%) Rockwell
8 2 (0.51%) VMware
8 2 (0.51%) Wonderware
9 1 (0.26%) Apple
9 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.26%) F5
9 1 (0.26%) TIBCO