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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.02% 11.29% 29.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.81% 11.93% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 43
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -30.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £110,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
129 176 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.81% 94.62% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 153 115
Average salary £60,000 £64,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £110,000
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 30 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (56.52%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) C#
3 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.58%) Finance
5 27 (39.13%) .NET
6 23 (33.33%) HTML
7 22 (31.88%) Banking
8 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
8 21 (30.43%) Java
9 20 (28.99%) Degree
9 20 (28.99%) Analytics
10 19 (27.54%) MVC
11 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 18 (26.09%) HTML5
12 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
13 15 (21.74%) Investment Banking
13 15 (21.74%) WPF
14 14 (20.29%) CSS
14 14 (20.29%) Front Office
14 14 (20.29%) SpecFlow
15 13 (18.84%) Big Data
15 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
15 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (18.84%) Scrum
15 13 (18.84%) ETL
16 12 (17.39%) Data Modelling
16 12 (17.39%) OO
16 12 (17.39%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
1 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) Big Data
3 11 (15.94%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.80%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.80%) HBase
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.35%) Impala
8 2 (2.90%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (2.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.90%) OLAP
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) SpecFlow
2 9 (13.04%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.59%) Selenium
4 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 6 (8.70%) Subversion
5 4 (5.80%) Grunt
5 4 (5.80%) Bower
5 4 (5.80%) gulp
6 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) Toad
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) Banking
3 15 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 14 (20.29%) Front Office
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 23 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (26.09%) HTML5
3 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (21.74%) WPF
6 14 (20.29%) CSS
7 12 (17.39%) REST
8 11 (15.94%) WCF
8 11 (15.94%) jQuery
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (13.04%) Middleware
10 8 (11.59%) Web Services
10 8 (11.59%) CSS3
11 7 (10.14%) SOAP
12 6 (8.70%) XML
12 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.25%) Spring
13 5 (7.25%) Ajax
13 5 (7.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (15.94%) Derivative
2 11 (15.94%) Credit Risk
3 10 (14.49%) Equities
4 8 (11.59%) Fixed Income
4 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (10.14%) Visualisation
6 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.90%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.90%) User Experience
8 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.45%) Physics
9 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) UNIX
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Android
3 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
3 20 (28.99%) Analytics
4 19 (27.54%) MVC
5 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
5 13 (18.84%) Scrum
5 13 (18.84%) ETL
6 12 (17.39%) OO
6 12 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 12 (17.39%) TDD
6 12 (17.39%) BDD
7 11 (15.94%) Migration
8 10 (14.49%) DevOps
9 9 (13.04%) SDLC
10 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.14%) SOA
11 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
12 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.70%) OOD
12 6 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) C#
3 21 (30.43%) Java
4 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.39%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.80%) Python
9 3 (4.35%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.90%) Scala
10 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.45%) Perl
11 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) HDFS
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Oozie
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Solace
3 6 (8.70%) Perforce
3 6 (8.70%) Red Gate
4 4 (5.80%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.35%) Progress
5 3 (4.35%) Sybase
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Cognos
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Informatica
6 2 (2.90%) Actimize
7 1 (1.45%) Netezza
7 1 (1.45%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.45%) Teradata
7 1 (1.45%) MapR
7 1 (1.45%) Vertica
7 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks