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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 118 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.91% 38.82% 17.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 45.21% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 103 53
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £120,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
54 261 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 80.60% 85.86% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 226 276
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £120,000
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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (45.71%) SQL
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle
4 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.71%) SAP
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.71%) SAP Data Services
5 9 (25.71%) ETL
5 9 (25.71%) QA
5 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
6 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
6 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Cognos
6 8 (22.86%) IBM
6 8 (22.86%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (22.86%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (22.86%) Data Mapping
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (22.86%) C#
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) UNIX
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) OO
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
1 3 (8.57%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) 802.15
3 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
1 9 (25.71%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) Hudson
5 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.86%) Gradle
5 1 (2.86%) Grunt
5 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.86%) JSHint
5 1 (2.86%) Bower
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) CSS
1 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 5 (14.29%) RESTful
2 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
2 4 (11.43%) Django
2 4 (11.43%) Twisted
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) Ajax
3 3 (8.57%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) OAuth
4 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
4 2 (5.71%) SAML
4 2 (5.71%) LAMP
4 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
5 3 (8.57%) Derivative
6 2 (5.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.71%) Equities
6 2 (5.71%) User Experience
7 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.86%) Equity Risk
7 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 9 (25.71%) ETL
3 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
3 8 (22.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (22.86%) Data Mapping
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) OOP
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Functional Programming
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.57%) MVC
8 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) Scala
7 4 (11.43%) C++
8 3 (8.57%) C
9 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.86%) VBA
10 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) SAP
3 8 (22.86%) Cognos
3 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 8 (22.86%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (8.57%) Assembla
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (2.86%) Infragistics
6 1 (2.86%) Perforce