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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 47 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.02% 20.00% 31.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.90% 21.86% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 89
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £120,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
162 215 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.50% 91.49% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129 191 229
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 20 (48.78%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) C#
4 15 (36.59%) Linux
5 14 (34.15%) .NET
5 14 (34.15%) Multithreading
6 12 (29.27%) HTML
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.83%) MVC
8 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 9 (21.95%) REST
9 8 (19.51%) HTML5
9 8 (19.51%) C++
9 8 (19.51%) Derivative
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.07%) CSS
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
10 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 6 (14.63%) jQuery
11 6 (14.63%) RESTful
11 6 (14.63%) SOAP
11 6 (14.63%) UNIX
11 6 (14.63%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
1 3 (7.32%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) 802.15
3 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) PowerCenter
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (2.44%) SQLite
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.32%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Grunt
6 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) JSHint
6 1 (2.44%) Bower
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) Toad
6 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Front Office
4 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) Web Services
3 9 (21.95%) REST
4 8 (19.51%) HTML5
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
6 6 (14.63%) Spring
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 6 (14.63%) RESTful
7 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.20%) WCF
7 5 (12.20%) WPF
7 5 (12.20%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) Middleware
8 4 (9.76%) Swing
8 4 (9.76%) Ajax
8 4 (9.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Derivative
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
5 3 (7.32%) Equities
6 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.44%) Equity Risk
7 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Android
4 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Multithreading
3 11 (26.83%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
5 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) OO
5 6 (14.63%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) OOD
7 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 4 (9.76%) Straight-Through Processing
8 3 (7.32%) Functional Programming
8 3 (7.32%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.51%) C++
6 6 (14.63%) Python
7 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.32%) Scala
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
9 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.88%) PHP
10 1 (2.44%) C
10 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Assembla
3 2 (4.88%) Informatica
3 2 (4.88%) Actimize
3 2 (4.88%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Zend