Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++/Java Developer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

C++ Java Developer
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 769 717 694
Rank change year-on-year -52 -23 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 61 90 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 57 72 198
London median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -23.08% +13.04%
10th Percentile £38,000 £29,075 £37,500
90th Percentile £120,500 £87,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.73% -7.50% -

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 66,760 67,445 81,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.90% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,474 57,719 69,470
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,494
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C++/Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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

C++/Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C++/Java Developer in London

C++/Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++/Java Developer in London

C++/Java 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++/Java Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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 -16 19 £102,500 +70.83% 11
East London +2 3 £26,000 -46.67% 2
C++/Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, C++/Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring C++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) C++
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) Python
3 30 (49.18%) C#
4 25 (40.98%) Finance
5 24 (39.34%) Banking
6 23 (37.70%) Degree
7 20 (32.79%) SQL
7 20 (32.79%) Linux
8 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (27.87%) Front Office
8 17 (27.87%) OO
9 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
10 14 (22.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (22.95%) Scala
11 13 (21.31%) Fintech
11 13 (21.31%) PHP
12 12 (19.67%) Fixed Income
13 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (18.03%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (16.39%) Investment Banking
14 10 (16.39%) C
14 10 (16.39%) OOP
14 10 (16.39%) .NET
14 10 (16.39%) Go
15 9 (14.75%) Low Latency
15 9 (14.75%) Analytics
15 9 (14.75%) Electronic Trading
15 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
15 9 (14.75%) Risk Management

C++/Java 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 (4.92%) OpenEdge
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.28%) Ethereum
2 2 (3.28%) Hyperledger
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.64%) Ripple
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Big Data
1 4 (6.56%) Data Lake
2 3 (4.92%) Blockchain
2 3 (4.92%) KDB
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Appium
2 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.64%) Gradle
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Banking
3 17 (27.87%) Front Office
4 10 (16.39%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.28%) Back Office
6 2 (3.28%) Billing
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.28%) French Language
6 2 (3.28%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Games
7 1 (1.64%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.56%) jQuery
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.92%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) Kafka
4 2 (3.28%) LAMP
5 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.64%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (21.31%) Fintech
4 12 (19.67%) Fixed Income
5 11 (18.03%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.20%) Derivative
9 4 (6.56%) Bitcoin
9 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
9 4 (6.56%) Hedge funds
10 2 (3.28%) Market Risk
10 2 (3.28%) Robotics
11 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (27.87%) OO
2 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (16.39%) OOP
4 9 (14.75%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (14.75%) Analytics
4 9 (14.75%) Electronic Trading
4 9 (14.75%) Low Latency
4 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
4 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.48%) High Availability
5 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.48%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Line Management
6 6 (9.84%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.84%) Physics
7 5 (8.20%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.56%) SOA
8 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C++
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) Python
3 30 (49.18%) C#
4 20 (32.79%) SQL
5 14 (22.95%) Scala
6 13 (21.31%) PHP
7 10 (16.39%) C
7 10 (16.39%) Go
8 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
9 7 (11.48%) Kotlin
9 7 (11.48%) Ruby
10 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.28%) Perl
12 2 (3.28%) Solidity
13 1 (1.64%) F#
13 1 (1.64%) Haskell
13 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) PhD
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.64%) Blue Prism