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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 40 21 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.53% 9.86% 30.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.39% 10.34% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 77
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £118,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
164 203 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 96.47% 95.31% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 130 178 205
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 28 (50.91%) SQL
3 24 (43.64%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.82%) Java
5 22 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 21 (38.18%) HTML
6 21 (38.18%) .NET
7 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
8 16 (29.09%) MVC
8 16 (29.09%) HTML5
9 15 (27.27%) Analytics
9 15 (27.27%) Risk Management
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
11 13 (23.64%) Linux
11 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (21.82%) REST
12 12 (21.82%) OO
12 12 (21.82%) CSS
13 11 (20.00%) Banking
13 11 (20.00%) Degree
14 10 (18.18%) Derivative
14 10 (18.18%) Front Office
14 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (18.18%) DevOps
15 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.36%) Solace
15 9 (16.36%) TeamCity
15 9 (16.36%) Middleware
15 9 (16.36%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (3.64%) Apache
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Skype
1 1 (1.82%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.82%) ZigBee
1 1 (1.82%) SSL
1 1 (1.82%) FTP
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) VPN
1 1 (1.82%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) OLAP
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) PowerCenter
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Impala
5 2 (3.64%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) TeamCity
2 8 (14.55%) Selenium
2 8 (14.55%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Bower
4 3 (5.45%) Grunt
5 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) Toad
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Front Office
4 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
1 21 (38.18%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) HTML5
3 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
4 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (21.82%) REST
5 12 (21.82%) CSS
6 9 (16.36%) Middleware
6 9 (16.36%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) WCF
7 8 (14.55%) RESTful
7 8 (14.55%) jQuery
7 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
8 7 (12.73%) CSS3
8 7 (12.73%) WPF
8 7 (12.73%) SOAP
9 5 (9.09%) Spring
10 4 (7.27%) Swing
10 4 (7.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Derivative
1 10 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Equities
4 6 (10.91%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
5 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
6 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
7 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.64%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 2 (3.64%) User Experience
9 1 (1.82%) Equity Risk
9 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (29.09%) MVC
4 15 (27.27%) Analytics
4 15 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 12 (21.82%) OO
6 10 (18.18%) DevOps
7 7 (12.73%) Functional Programming
7 7 (12.73%) OOD
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) ETL
8 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 6 (10.91%) BDD
9 4 (7.27%) OOP
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 24 (43.64%) C#
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.36%) C++
6 6 (10.91%) Python
6 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.45%) Scala
7 3 (5.45%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.64%) HDFS
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Solace
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Sybase
4 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.64%) Informatica
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Cognos
4 2 (3.64%) Actimize
5 1 (1.82%) Assembla
5 1 (1.82%) Zend