Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++/C# Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

C++/C# Developer
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 763 776 776
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 75 66 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.100% 0.087% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.091% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 57 128
London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

C++/C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C++/C# Developer in London

C++/C# Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C++/C# Developer in London

C++/C# Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++/C# Developer in London

C++/C# Developer
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++/C# Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +30 25 £65,000 -3.70% 7
East London +2 4 £26,000 -65.33%
West London +6 1 £57,500 +15.00%
C++/C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, C++/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 London region featuring C++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 41 (54.67%) Finance
3 30 (40.00%) Java
4 26 (34.67%) SQL
4 26 (34.67%) Python
5 20 (26.67%) OO
5 20 (26.67%) Windows
6 19 (25.33%) TDD
7 18 (24.00%) .NET
8 17 (22.67%) Degree
9 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (20.00%) Data Structures
10 15 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 14 (18.67%) Banking
11 14 (18.67%) Multithreading
12 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
12 13 (17.33%) Games
12 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
12 13 (17.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (16.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 12 (16.00%) Front Office
13 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
14 11 (14.67%) RDBMS
14 11 (14.67%) Investment Banking
14 11 (14.67%) Refactoring
14 11 (14.67%) MetaTrader
15 10 (13.33%) Computer Science

C++/C# 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 3 (4.00%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.33%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.33%) KDB
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 41 (54.67%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 13 (17.33%) Games
4 12 (16.00%) Front Office
5 11 (14.67%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.67%) Marketing
7 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
8 3 (4.00%) Billing
8 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) .NET
2 13 (17.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (16.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.00%) HTML5
5 3 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.67%) STL
6 2 (2.67%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.33%) React
7 1 (1.33%) Redux
7 1 (1.33%) RESTful
7 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 15 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 15 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Animation
4 2 (2.67%) Derivative
4 2 (2.67%) Fintech
4 2 (2.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.33%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) OO
2 19 (25.33%) TDD
3 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.67%) Multithreading
5 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.67%) Refactoring
7 9 (12.00%) Analytics
8 8 (10.67%) SDLC
9 7 (9.33%) OOP
9 7 (9.33%) Risk Analytics
10 3 (4.00%) 3D Animation
10 3 (4.00%) BDD
10 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.00%) Line Management
10 3 (4.00%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.00%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.00%) Strategic Thinking
11 2 (2.67%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (40.00%) Java
3 26 (34.67%) Python
3 26 (34.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.67%) C
7 4 (5.33%) VBA
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (4.00%) Scala
8 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.67%) HLSL
9 2 (2.67%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.33%) Reuters