The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2763 3358 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.21% 28.99% 31.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.40% 31.27% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 2972 3394
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8800 10739 10997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.04% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 9046 9719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the City of London region.

Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1899 (34.40%) SQL
2 1895 (34.33%) Finance
3 1844 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
4 1831 (33.17%) JavaScript
5 1765 (31.97%) Java
6 1719 (31.14%) C#
7 1585 (28.71%) HTML
8 1444 (26.16%) .NET
9 1369 (24.80%) CSS
10 1358 (24.60%) SQL Server
11 1026 (18.59%) TDD
12 960 (17.39%) MVC
13 936 (16.96%) jQuery
14 797 (14.44%) HTML5
15 788 (14.28%) Degree
16 781 (14.15%) Banking
17 743 (13.46%) ASP.NET
18 688 (12.46%) OO
19 630 (11.41%) Linux
20 591 (10.71%) Scrum
21 589 (10.67%) AngularJS
22 586 (10.62%) Python
23 562 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
24 557 (10.09%) Multithreading
25 549 (9.95%) Computer Science
26 545 (9.87%) Front Office
27 543 (9.84%) Git (software)
28 533 (9.66%) Microsoft
29 532 (9.64%) C++
30 521 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 259 (4.69%) Node.js
2 181 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 170 (3.08%) Apache
4 160 (2.90%) CMS
5 119 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 94 (1.70%) WordPress
6 94 (1.70%) Apache Solr
7 85 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
8 68 (1.23%) Drupal
9 67 (1.21%) JBoss
10 63 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 58 (1.05%) Apache Spark
11 58 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 55 (1.00%) IIS
13 51 (0.92%) WebSphere
14 44 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 41 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
15 41 (0.74%) Apache Pig
16 34 (0.62%) Jetty
17 31 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 321 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 92 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 67 (1.21%) MS Office
4 29 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (0.40%) PowerPivot
7 18 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 14 (0.25%) Mathematica
9 12 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.13%) Fireworks
12 6 (0.11%) Maya
13 5 (0.091%) InDesign
14 4 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.018%) GIMP
15 1 (0.018%) Mingle
15 1 (0.018%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 58 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 35 (0.63%) Magento
4 15 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 14 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.18%) MetaTrader
8 9 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.13%) SAP SRM
10 7 (0.13%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.11%) SAP MM
11 6 (0.11%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.072%) RiskWrite
12 4 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 174 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (1.20%) SaaS
4 37 (0.67%) Force.com
5 33 (0.60%) GitHub
6 30 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 30 (0.54%) Google Analytics
7 26 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.16%) IaaS
9 9 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.14%) PaaS
10 8 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
11 7 (0.13%) MailChimp
11 7 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.11%) Office 365
13 5 (0.091%) Trello
13 5 (0.091%) Heroku
14 3 (0.054%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.054%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 103 (1.87%) Internet
2 95 (1.72%) HTTP
3 50 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.56%) Intranet
5 26 (0.47%) Broadband
6 25 (0.45%) Firewall
7 19 (0.34%) Multicast
8 14 (0.25%) LDAP
8 14 (0.25%) SMTP
9 13 (0.24%) DNS
10 11 (0.20%) SSL
11 9 (0.16%) FTP
11 9 (0.16%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.11%) NFC
13 5 (0.091%) Wireless
13 5 (0.091%) SSH
14 3 (0.054%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.054%) WAN
14 3 (0.054%) VPN
15 2 (0.036%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1358 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 521 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 467 (8.46%) MySQL
4 455 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 323 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
6 305 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 288 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 267 (4.84%) Big Data
9 260 (4.71%) Relational Database
10 229 (4.15%) NoSQL
11 176 (3.19%) Hadoop
12 175 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 174 (3.15%) MongoDB
14 144 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
15 115 (2.08%) RDBMS
16 109 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
17 96 (1.74%) Redis
18 87 (1.58%) OLAP
19 71 (1.29%) Oracle Database
20 65 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 543 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 241 (4.37%) Jenkins
3 213 (3.86%) Visual Studio
4 198 (3.59%) Subversion
5 182 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 174 (3.15%) JUnit
7 171 (3.10%) Maven
8 170 (3.08%) JIRA
9 116 (2.10%) NUnit
10 114 (2.07%) TeamCity
11 83 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 77 (1.39%) Selenium
13 74 (1.34%) Jasmine
14 62 (1.12%) Mockito
15 61 (1.11%) Eclipse
16 60 (1.09%) Ant
17 51 (0.92%) Mercurial
18 49 (0.89%) Gradle
19 46 (0.83%) Grunt
20 38 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1895 (34.33%) Finance
2 781 (14.15%) Banking
3 545 (9.87%) Front Office
4 300 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 233 (4.22%) Retail
6 228 (4.13%) Marketing
7 154 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 136 (2.46%) Games
9 133 (2.41%) Advertising
10 99 (1.79%) Legal
11 83 (1.50%) Back Office
12 58 (1.05%) Law
13 52 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.62%) Publishing
15 21 (0.38%) Multimedia
16 18 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.33%) French Language
17 16 (0.29%) International Banking
18 13 (0.24%) Electronics
19 12 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1585 (28.71%) HTML
2 1444 (26.16%) .NET
3 1369 (24.80%) CSS
4 936 (16.96%) jQuery
5 797 (14.44%) HTML5
6 743 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 589 (10.67%) AngularJS
8 512 (9.28%) CSS3
9 488 (8.84%) Web Services
10 475 (8.61%) Spring
11 460 (8.33%) XML
12 383 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 351 (6.36%) WCF
14 295 (5.34%) WPF
14 295 (5.34%) REST
15 275 (4.98%) Hibernate
16 264 (4.78%) JSON
17 257 (4.66%) .NET Framework
18 236 (4.28%) RESTful
19 232 (4.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 549 (9.95%) Computer Science
2 305 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 303 (5.49%) User Experience
4 250 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 247 (4.47%) Derivative
6 220 (3.99%) Equities
7 204 (3.70%) Mathematics
8 184 (3.33%) Mobile App
9 177 (3.21%) Algorithms
10 146 (2.64%) Fixed Income
11 141 (2.55%) Data Structures
12 135 (2.45%) Hedge funds
13 97 (1.76%) Visualisation
14 75 (1.36%) Data Integration
15 62 (1.12%) Physics
16 51 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
17 50 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
18 45 (0.82%) Statistics
19 44 (0.80%) iPhone
20 36 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 630 (11.41%) Linux
2 419 (7.59%) UNIX
3 310 (5.62%) Windows
4 247 (4.47%) Apple iOS
5 222 (4.02%) Android
6 40 (0.72%) Solaris
7 24 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.24%) CentOS
12 12 (0.22%) AIX
13 11 (0.20%) HPUX
14 10 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.18%) Windows Phone
15 9 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.14%) CoreOS
17 7 (0.13%) openSUSE
18 2 (0.036%) Debian
18 2 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1844 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1026 (18.59%) TDD
3 960 (17.39%) MVC
4 688 (12.46%) OO
5 591 (10.71%) Scrum
6 562 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
7 557 (10.09%) Multithreading
8 434 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
9 431 (7.81%) Software Engineering
10 399 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 351 (6.36%) Web Development
12 339 (6.14%) BDD
13 333 (6.03%) SDLC
14 325 (5.89%) Analytics
15 316 (5.72%) ETL
16 294 (5.33%) Unit Testing
17 206 (3.73%) Low Latency
17 206 (3.73%) iOS Development
18 205 (3.71%) Open Source
19 199 (3.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1899 (34.40%) SQL
2 1831 (33.17%) JavaScript
3 1765 (31.97%) Java
4 1719 (31.14%) C#
5 586 (10.62%) Python
6 532 (9.64%) C++
7 494 (8.95%) PHP
8 469 (8.50%) T-SQL
9 290 (5.25%) Scala
10 265 (4.80%) Ruby
11 162 (2.93%) C
12 148 (2.68%) VBA
13 139 (2.52%) VB.NET
14 137 (2.48%) Objective-C
15 133 (2.41%) Perl
16 121 (2.19%) PL/SQL
17 88 (1.59%) Shell Script
18 85 (1.54%) Apple Swift
19 68 (1.23%) Groovy
20 66 (1.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 788 (14.28%) Degree
2 83 (1.50%) PhD
3 59 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.47%) OCP
4 26 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 16 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.18%) PMP
7 10 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.14%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.14%) MCSD
9 7 (0.13%) MCAD
10 6 (0.11%) MCSE
11 5 (0.091%) MCTS
11 5 (0.091%) MCITP
12 4 (0.072%) CFA
12 4 (0.072%) MCPD
13 3 (0.054%) IBM Certification
13 3 (0.054%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.036%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (2.90%) QA
2 22 (0.40%) SLA
3 17 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.24%) WCAG
6 10 (0.18%) EMIR
7 8 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.072%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.054%) COBIT
10 3 (0.054%) MiFID
11 1 (0.018%) RosettaNet
11 1 (0.018%) WAI
System Software
1 55 (1.00%) Docker
2 19 (0.34%) Varnish
3 12 (0.22%) LXC
4 10 (0.18%) HDFS
5 9 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.054%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.018%) vCloud
9 1 (0.018%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.018%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.018%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.018%) iptables
Systems Management
1 60 (1.09%) Puppet
2 34 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.49%) Vagrant
4 24 (0.43%) Ansible
5 20 (0.36%) logstash
5 20 (0.36%) Kibana
6 18 (0.33%) Mesos
6 18 (0.33%) StatsD
7 17 (0.31%) Nagios
8 14 (0.25%) TeamSite
9 13 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
10 12 (0.22%) Salt
11 7 (0.13%) Chronos
11 7 (0.13%) OPNET
12 5 (0.091%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.091%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.072%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.072%) cPanel
13 4 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.072%) Control-M
Vendors
1 533 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 465 (8.42%) Oracle
3 110 (1.99%) Google
4 104 (1.88%) Sybase
5 100 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
6 70 (1.27%) IBM
7 60 (1.09%) Cognos
8 59 (1.07%) TIBCO
9 58 (1.05%) Adobe
9 58 (1.05%) Zend
10 46 (0.83%) Apple
11 45 (0.82%) Informatica
11 45 (0.82%) SAP
12 41 (0.74%) EPiServer
13 39 (0.71%) hybris
14 36 (0.65%) Tableau
15 29 (0.53%) Facebook
15 29 (0.53%) Twitter
16 23 (0.42%) New Relic
17 21 (0.38%) Atlassian
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Also offering a full relocation pack
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus (c100%) + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 30% bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 30% bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Fundamental Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience.
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Duke Hudson
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago