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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 42 23 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.45% 9.66% 32.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.19% 10.00% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 63
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £126,000
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
149 230 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.39% 96.64% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 204 154
Average salary £60,000 £64,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 30 June 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 37 (58.73%) SQL
2 35 (55.56%) C#
3 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (46.03%) Finance
5 25 (39.68%) .NET
6 23 (36.51%) HTML
7 21 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
9 19 (30.16%) Java
9 19 (30.16%) MVC
9 19 (30.16%) Analytics
10 18 (28.57%) HTML5
10 18 (28.57%) Degree
11 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
12 16 (25.40%) Banking
12 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (22.22%) WPF
13 14 (22.22%) CSS
14 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
14 13 (20.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (20.63%) SpecFlow
15 12 (19.05%) REST
15 12 (19.05%) C++
15 12 (19.05%) OO
15 12 (19.05%) Derivative
15 12 (19.05%) Scrum
16 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
16 11 (17.46%) ETL
16 11 (17.46%) BDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) Big Data
3 8 (12.70%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.76%) HBase
7 3 (4.76%) Impala
8 2 (3.17%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (3.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.17%) OLAP
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.17%) PowerCenter
8 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) SpecFlow
2 9 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 8 (12.70%) Selenium
4 7 (11.11%) Subversion
5 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.35%) Grunt
6 4 (6.35%) Bower
6 4 (6.35%) gulp
7 2 (3.17%) Toad
7 2 (3.17%) Maven
7 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 16 (25.40%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Front Office
3 10 (15.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) .NET
2 23 (36.51%) HTML
3 18 (28.57%) HTML5
4 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
5 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (22.22%) WPF
6 14 (22.22%) CSS
7 12 (19.05%) REST
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (15.87%) WCF
8 10 (15.87%) jQuery
9 9 (14.29%) Middleware
10 8 (12.70%) Web Services
10 8 (12.70%) CSS3
10 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
11 7 (11.11%) SOAP
11 7 (11.11%) RESTful
12 6 (9.52%) XML
13 5 (7.94%) Spring
13 5 (7.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (19.05%) Derivative
3 10 (15.87%) Credit Risk
4 9 (14.29%) Equities
5 8 (12.70%) Fixed Income
5 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.35%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.17%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.17%) User Experience
9 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
9 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) UNIX
3 4 (6.35%) Android
3 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 19 (30.16%) MVC
3 19 (30.16%) Analytics
4 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
5 12 (19.05%) Scrum
5 12 (19.05%) OO
6 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
6 11 (17.46%) ETL
6 11 (17.46%) BDD
7 10 (15.87%) DevOps
7 10 (15.87%) TDD
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
8 8 (12.70%) SDLC
8 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.52%) Functional Programming
9 6 (9.52%) Time Management
9 6 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 6 (9.52%) OOD
9 6 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) SQL
2 35 (55.56%) C#
3 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.16%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) C++
6 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.94%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.59%) Scala
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) HDFS
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Oozie
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle
1 9 (14.29%) Solace
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) Perforce
3 5 (7.94%) Red Gate
4 3 (4.76%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.17%) Actimize
5 2 (3.17%) Informatica
5 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Progress