The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £102,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior C++ Developer
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 554 612
Rank change year-on-year -21 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 37 82 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 72 66
Median salary £102,500 £92,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.81% +29.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,500 £105,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% -7.76%  

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 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C++ Developer in London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Developer in London

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C++ Developer in London

Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 1 £85,000 -11.68% 1
Senior C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (52.58%) Finance
3 49 (50.52%) Linux
4 46 (47.42%) Low Latency
5 31 (31.96%) Front Office
5 31 (31.96%) Banking
6 27 (27.84%) Degree
6 27 (27.84%) Multithreading
7 25 (25.77%) Unix
8 24 (24.74%) Java
8 24 (24.74%) Investment Banking
8 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
9 22 (22.68%) Electronic Trading
10 21 (21.65%) C
10 21 (21.65%) C#
11 20 (20.62%) Algorithmic Trading
12 19 (19.59%) Middleware
13 17 (17.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (17.53%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
14 16 (16.49%) Python
15 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
15 15 (15.46%) Equities
16 14 (14.43%) OO
17 12 (12.37%) Data Structures
17 12 (12.37%) Algorithms
17 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
18 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
18 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (11.34%) Mathematics

Senior 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 1 (1.03%) Apache
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.15%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (4.12%) 3G
3 4 (4.12%) 4G
3 4 (4.12%) GSM
3 4 (4.12%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.09%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.15%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) Clang
2 2 (2.06%) CMake
2 2 (2.06%) GCC
2 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) GDB
General
1 51 (52.58%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) Banking
2 31 (31.96%) Front Office
3 24 (24.74%) Investment Banking
4 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) Middleware
2 7 (7.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (7.22%) STL
3 5 (5.15%) POSIX
4 4 (4.12%) Kafka
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Thrift
5 3 (3.09%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (3.09%) gRPC
5 3 (3.09%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (2.06%) .NET
6 2 (2.06%) HTML
6 2 (2.06%) J2SE
6 2 (2.06%) LLVM
6 2 (2.06%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.03%) CSS
7 1 (1.03%) HTML5
7 1 (1.03%) NumPy
7 1 (1.03%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 17 (17.53%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.46%) Equities
3 12 (12.37%) Algorithms
3 12 (12.37%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.22%) Derivative
5 6 (6.19%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.09%) Fintech
6 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.03%) Blog
8 1 (1.03%) CUDA
8 1 (1.03%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.52%) Linux
2 25 (25.77%) Unix
3 9 (9.28%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) Low Latency
2 27 (27.84%) Multithreading
3 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
4 22 (22.68%) Electronic Trading
5 20 (20.62%) Algorithmic Trading
6 14 (14.43%) OO
7 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
7 11 (11.34%) Mathematics
8 9 (9.28%) OOP
9 6 (6.19%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 5 (5.15%) DevOps
10 5 (5.15%) OOD
11 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.09%) High Availability
11 3 (3.09%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.09%) Physics
11 3 (3.09%) Proprietary Trading
11 3 (3.09%) SQL Optimisation
11 3 (3.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (24.74%) Java
3 21 (21.65%) C
3 21 (21.65%) C#
4 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.49%) Python
5 8 (8.25%) SQL
6 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.12%) Go
8 3 (3.09%) Clojure
9 2 (2.06%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.06%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.06%) F#
9 2 (2.06%) VBA
10 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.03%) Erlang
10 1 (1.03%) Haskell
10 1 (1.03%) OCaml
10 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) KVM
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Ansible
1 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) VMware
3 3 (3.09%) Solace
4 2 (2.06%) Intel
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.06%) Sybase
4 2 (2.06%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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