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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 42 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.19% 16.56% 30.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.56% 18.12% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 57
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £32,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
129 138 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.58% 91.39% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 100 123 137
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (55.56%) C#
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (48.15%) SQL
4 34 (41.98%) .NET
5 32 (39.51%) Banking
6 30 (37.04%) Finance
7 26 (32.10%) Java
8 24 (29.63%) HTML
8 24 (29.63%) Multithreading
9 23 (28.40%) Front Office
10 22 (27.16%) Analytics
11 21 (25.93%) HTML5
12 20 (24.69%) Degree
13 19 (23.46%) Investment Banking
14 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET
16 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (19.75%) WPF
16 16 (19.75%) SpecFlow
17 15 (18.52%) Big Data
17 15 (18.52%) MVC
18 14 (17.28%) Risk Management
18 14 (17.28%) CSS
18 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
18 14 (17.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 13 (16.05%) ETL
19 13 (16.05%) Oracle
19 13 (16.05%) C++
19 13 (16.05%) Scrum
19 13 (16.05%) Hadoop

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.47%) GemFire
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) Big Data
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.05%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.94%) HBase
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.70%) Impala
8 2 (2.47%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (2.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.47%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.47%) OLAP
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) SpecFlow
2 9 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 8 (9.88%) Selenium
4 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.41%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Grunt
5 4 (4.94%) Bower
5 4 (4.94%) gulp
6 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.47%) Maven
7 2 (2.47%) Toad
7 2 (2.47%) NUnit
General
1 32 (39.51%) Banking
2 30 (37.04%) Finance
3 23 (28.40%) Front Office
4 19 (23.46%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.98%) .NET
2 24 (29.63%) HTML
3 21 (25.93%) HTML5
4 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET
5 16 (19.75%) WPF
5 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (17.28%) CSS
7 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (12.35%) WCF
8 10 (12.35%) jQuery
8 10 (12.35%) REST
9 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.11%) Middleware
10 8 (9.88%) CSS3
11 6 (7.41%) RESTful
11 6 (7.41%) SOAP
12 5 (6.17%) XML
12 5 (6.17%) Java EE
12 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (14.81%) Derivative
3 11 (13.58%) Credit Risk
4 10 (12.35%) Equities
5 9 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.47%) Physics
9 2 (2.47%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.47%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.23%) User Experience
10 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) UNIX
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Multithreading
3 22 (27.16%) Analytics
4 15 (18.52%) MVC
5 14 (17.28%) Risk Management
6 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 13 (16.05%) ETL
7 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 11 (13.58%) Migration
8 11 (13.58%) OO
9 10 (12.35%) TDD
9 10 (12.35%) BDD
9 10 (12.35%) DevOps
10 9 (11.11%) SDLC
10 9 (11.11%) SOA
11 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.41%) OOD
12 6 (7.41%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.41%) Time Management
13 5 (6.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 26 (32.10%) Java
4 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.05%) C++
6 8 (9.88%) Python
7 7 (8.64%) Scala
8 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.94%) Perl
9 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.70%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.23%) APL
12 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.23%) PHP
12 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) COBIT
3 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) HDFS
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Oozie
2 1 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.11%) Solace
4 6 (7.41%) Perforce
4 6 (7.41%) Red Gate
5 4 (4.94%) IBM
5 4 (4.94%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.70%) Progress
7 2 (2.47%) Informatica
7 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.47%) Sybase
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) Cognos
7 2 (2.47%) Actimize
7 2 (2.47%) Google
8 1 (1.23%) Netezza
8 1 (1.23%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.23%) Vertica
8 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.23%) Teradata