The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 17 26 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.40% 0.98% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.72% 1.11% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -47.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
119 90 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.20% 88.24% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 218
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
2 9 (90.00%) KDB
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) Validation
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) KDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) WCF
1 9 (90.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) Silex
2 1 (10.00%) Symfony
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle