The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior C++ Developer
England / London
Rank 517 576 600
Rank change year-on-year +59 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 60 80 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 78 53
Median salary £82,500 £82,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.60% +26.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

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 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +36 1 £72,500 -12.12% 2
Senior C++ Developer
England

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 123 (100.00%) C++
2 69 (56.10%) Finance
3 55 (44.72%) Linux
4 54 (43.90%) Low Latency
5 53 (43.09%) Multithreading
6 40 (32.52%) Degree
7 38 (30.89%) Unix
8 35 (28.46%) Banking
9 31 (25.20%) C
9 31 (25.20%) Java
10 29 (23.58%) Software Engineering
11 28 (22.76%) Middleware
12 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
13 24 (19.51%) C#
14 21 (17.07%) SQL
14 21 (17.07%) Investment Banking
15 20 (16.26%) Telecoms
16 19 (15.45%) Algorithms
17 18 (14.63%) Algorithmic Trading
17 18 (14.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 18 (14.63%) E-Commerce
18 16 (13.01%) Front Office
18 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (13.01%) Data Structures
19 15 (12.20%) Equities
19 15 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 14 (11.38%) Python
21 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
21 13 (10.57%) Electronic Trading
21 13 (10.57%) Mathematics

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (4.88%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) 3G
1 10 (8.13%) 4G
1 10 (8.13%) GSM
1 10 (8.13%) OpenFlow
2 5 (4.07%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.94%) Big Data
2 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.07%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.07%) Impala
5 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.44%) MySQL
7 2 (1.63%) KDB
7 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) JIRA
2 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.63%) GCC
4 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) GDB
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (56.10%) Finance
2 35 (28.46%) Banking
3 21 (17.07%) Investment Banking
4 20 (16.26%) Telecoms
5 16 (13.01%) Front Office
6 2 (1.63%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.76%) Middleware
2 18 (14.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (7.32%) STL
4 8 (6.50%) .NET
4 8 (6.50%) HTML
5 7 (5.69%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (4.88%) DCOM
6 6 (4.88%) HTML5
6 6 (4.88%) WPF
7 4 (3.25%) Kafka
7 4 (3.25%) NumPy
7 4 (3.25%) XML
8 3 (2.44%) Apache Thrift
8 3 (2.44%) gRPC
8 3 (2.44%) POSIX
8 3 (2.44%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (1.63%) J2SE
9 2 (1.63%) Rendezvous
9 2 (1.63%) Ultra Messaging
10 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.45%) Algorithms
3 16 (13.01%) Data Structures
4 15 (12.20%) Equities
4 15 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (6.50%) Derivative
7 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.07%) Fintech
9 4 (3.25%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.25%) N-Tier
10 3 (2.44%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.44%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.44%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.81%) Blog
12 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.81%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.72%) Linux
2 38 (30.89%) Unix
3 7 (5.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.90%) Low Latency
2 53 (43.09%) Multithreading
3 29 (23.58%) Software Engineering
4 18 (14.63%) Algorithmic Trading
4 18 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.57%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (10.57%) Mathematics
7 9 (7.32%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (6.50%) Physics
8 8 (6.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (5.69%) High Availability
9 7 (5.69%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.88%) Complexity Analysis
10 6 (4.88%) Data Integration
10 6 (4.88%) OOP
10 6 (4.88%) Parallel Programming
10 6 (4.88%) TDD
11 5 (4.07%) Proprietary Trading
11 5 (4.07%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (25.20%) C
2 31 (25.20%) Java
3 24 (19.51%) C#
4 21 (17.07%) SQL
5 14 (11.38%) Python
6 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.07%) Go
8 4 (3.25%) R
8 4 (3.25%) Ruby
8 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.44%) Clojure
10 2 (1.63%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.63%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.63%) PHP
10 2 (1.63%) VBA
10 2 (1.63%) VC++
11 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.81%) GLSL
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (32.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) MiFID
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) KVM
1 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Ansible
1 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (8.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) VMware
2 8 (6.50%) Solace
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.63%) Intel
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.63%) Sybase
4 2 (1.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.81%) Perforce
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
West London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benfits (Including flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago