The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 19 13 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.20% 12.75% 39.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.97% 14.44% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 98
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 90 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.20% 88.24% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 218
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

Developer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 27 (44.26%) Finance
3 26 (42.62%) Banking
4 23 (37.70%) C#
5 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.15%) Java
7 18 (29.51%) C++
7 18 (29.51%) Unix
7 18 (29.51%) Investment Banking
8 17 (27.87%) WPF
9 16 (26.23%) Front Office
10 15 (24.59%) KDB
11 13 (21.31%) Multithreading
11 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.31%) Linux
11 13 (21.31%) SQL
11 13 (21.31%) Oracle
12 12 (19.67%) Perl
13 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.03%) Degree
13 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
13 11 (18.03%) Python
14 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
14 10 (16.39%) Subversion
14 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
15 9 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 9 (14.75%) WCF
15 9 (14.75%) Shell Script

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) GemFire
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Kentico
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) KDB
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.92%) Big Data
3 3 (4.92%) DB2
3 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Subversion
1 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 4 (6.56%) NUnit
3 4 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.56%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 26 (42.62%) Banking
3 18 (29.51%) Investment Banking
4 16 (26.23%) Front Office
5 2 (3.28%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 17 (27.87%) WPF
3 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
4 9 (14.75%) WCF
5 8 (13.11%) HTML
6 7 (11.48%) HTML5
7 6 (9.84%) WinForms
8 5 (8.20%) J2SE
8 5 (8.20%) JMS
8 5 (8.20%) Spring
9 4 (6.56%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (6.56%) GWT
9 4 (6.56%) Middleware
9 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.92%) Java EE
10 3 (4.92%) jQuery
11 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.28%) Ext JS
11 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.28%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.84%) Physics
4 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.56%) Derivative
5 4 (6.56%) Equities
6 3 (4.92%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (4.92%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Unix
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Multithreading
3 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (14.75%) Validation
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Open Source
6 6 (9.84%) SDLC
7 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.20%) Low Latency
7 5 (8.20%) OO
7 5 (8.20%) OOD
8 4 (6.56%) Collateral Management
9 3 (4.92%) Analytics
9 3 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.92%) Change Control
9 3 (4.92%) Market Making
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) Java
3 18 (29.51%) C++
4 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
6 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
6 11 (18.03%) Python
7 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
8 8 (13.11%) Scala
9 5 (8.20%) TypeScript
10 4 (6.56%) VBA
11 3 (4.92%) APL
11 3 (4.92%) Assembly Language
11 3 (4.92%) C
12 1 (1.64%) Clojure
12 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.92%) IBM
3 3 (4.92%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.28%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
Canary Wharf, London, South East
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