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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2076 2627 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 31.00% 25.25% 28.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.63% 26.46% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 2423 2581
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1626 (37.14%) Finance
2 1613 (36.84%) Java
3 1543 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
4 1423 (32.50%) SQL
5 1412 (32.25%) JavaScript
6 1161 (26.52%) HTML
7 1158 (26.45%) C#
8 1047 (23.92%) .NET
9 1013 (23.14%) CSS
10 890 (20.33%) TDD
11 863 (19.71%) SQL Server
12 701 (16.01%) MVC
13 679 (15.51%) jQuery
14 664 (15.17%) Banking
15 652 (14.89%) Degree
16 613 (14.00%) OO
17 612 (13.98%) Python
18 572 (13.07%) HTML5
19 559 (12.77%) AngularJS
20 557 (12.72%) Multithreading
21 553 (12.63%) ASP.NET
22 507 (11.58%) C++
23 494 (11.28%) Microsoft
24 483 (11.03%) Linux
25 454 (10.37%) Front Office
26 439 (10.03%) Computer Science
27 434 (9.91%) Git (software)
28 415 (9.48%) Scrum
29 408 (9.32%) PHP
30 405 (9.25%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 275 (6.28%) Node.js
2 141 (3.22%) Apache
3 121 (2.76%) CMS
4 107 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 89 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 84 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 79 (1.80%) Apache Solr
8 78 (1.78%) JBoss
9 71 (1.62%) Apache Spark
10 68 (1.55%) WordPress
11 51 (1.16%) WebLogic
12 48 (1.10%) Umbraco
13 46 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
14 40 (0.91%) IIS
15 33 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 32 (0.73%) WebSphere
17 27 (0.62%) Drupal
18 26 (0.59%) MTS
19 25 (0.57%) Apache Pig
20 24 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 256 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 86 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 47 (1.07%) MS Office
4 25 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.11%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.091%) GIMP
10 4 (0.091%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.046%) InDesign
11 2 (0.046%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.57%) Markit EDM
3 19 (0.43%) Magento
4 15 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 14 (0.32%) Siebel Analytics
6 10 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.16%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.091%) HFM
9 4 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.091%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.069%) Findur
10 3 (0.069%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.069%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.069%) Summit
10 3 (0.069%) SunGard Panorama
Cloud Services
1 184 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (3.02%) GitHub
4 81 (1.85%) SaaS
5 32 (0.73%) Force.com
6 25 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.37%) IaaS
8 10 (0.23%) MailChimp
9 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.14%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.14%) PaaS
12 4 (0.091%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.069%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.069%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.069%) Heroku
14 2 (0.046%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.046%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (2.15%) Internet
2 57 (1.30%) HTTP
3 46 (1.05%) Intranet
4 31 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.43%) SSH
6 18 (0.41%) Extranet
7 13 (0.30%) LDAP
8 7 (0.16%) Firewall
9 6 (0.14%) SMTP
10 5 (0.11%) DNS
10 5 (0.11%) FTP
10 5 (0.11%) Multicast
11 3 (0.069%) AMQP
11 3 (0.069%) CHAP
11 3 (0.069%) SSL
12 2 (0.046%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.046%) IPv6
12 2 (0.046%) Telnet
12 2 (0.046%) WAN
12 2 (0.046%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 863 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 395 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 363 (8.29%) MySQL
4 317 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 264 (6.03%) Big Data
6 247 (5.64%) NoSQL
7 244 (5.57%) Relational Database
8 241 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 231 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 225 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
11 174 (3.97%) Hadoop
12 161 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
13 158 (3.61%) MongoDB
14 126 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 125 (2.86%) RDBMS
16 91 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
17 78 (1.78%) Redis
18 77 (1.76%) OLAP
19 68 (1.55%) QlikView
20 59 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 434 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 178 (4.07%) Subversion
3 156 (3.56%) Visual Studio
4 153 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 152 (3.47%) JUnit
5 152 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 151 (3.45%) Maven
7 149 (3.40%) JIRA
8 142 (3.24%) NUnit
9 95 (2.17%) Eclipse
10 85 (1.94%) Gradle
11 83 (1.90%) TeamCity
12 82 (1.87%) Jasmine
13 79 (1.80%) Ant
14 78 (1.78%) Cucumber
15 68 (1.55%) Moq
16 67 (1.53%) MSTest
16 67 (1.53%) Selenium
17 64 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
18 59 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 1626 (37.14%) Finance
2 664 (15.17%) Banking
3 454 (10.37%) Front Office
4 216 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 190 (4.34%) Law
6 188 (4.29%) Marketing
7 171 (3.91%) Retail
8 93 (2.12%) Games
9 84 (1.92%) Advertising
10 64 (1.46%) Telecoms
11 59 (1.35%) Legal
12 58 (1.32%) Back Office
13 54 (1.23%) Financial Institution
14 43 (0.98%) Publishing
15 23 (0.53%) Electronics
15 23 (0.53%) Manufacturing
16 15 (0.34%) International Banking
17 12 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.25%) French Language
19 10 (0.23%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1161 (26.52%) HTML
2 1047 (23.92%) .NET
3 1013 (23.14%) CSS
4 679 (15.51%) jQuery
5 572 (13.07%) HTML5
6 559 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 553 (12.63%) ASP.NET
8 396 (9.05%) Spring
9 393 (8.98%) CSS3
10 389 (8.89%) Web Services
11 375 (8.57%) XML
12 270 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 267 (6.10%) JSON
14 219 (5.00%) .NET Framework
15 215 (4.91%) Hibernate
16 206 (4.71%) WCF
17 190 (4.34%) REST
18 184 (4.20%) J2EE
19 176 (4.02%) Ajax
19 176 (4.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 439 (10.03%) Computer Science
2 355 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 277 (6.33%) User Experience
4 276 (6.30%) Mathematics
5 259 (5.92%) Equities
6 253 (5.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 164 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 158 (3.61%) Algorithms
9 156 (3.56%) Fintech
10 143 (3.27%) Data Structures
11 142 (3.24%) Derivative
12 136 (3.11%) Fixed Income
13 109 (2.49%) Visualisation
14 103 (2.35%) Mobile App
15 64 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
16 56 (1.28%) Physics
17 49 (1.12%) Blog
17 49 (1.12%) Data Integration
18 41 (0.94%) N-Tier
19 39 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 483 (11.03%) Linux
2 327 (7.47%) Unix
3 214 (4.89%) Windows
4 195 (4.45%) Apple iOS
5 151 (3.45%) Android
6 21 (0.48%) CentOS
7 20 (0.46%) Solaris
8 18 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.18%) AIX
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.091%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.069%) VMS
15 3 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.023%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1543 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 890 (20.33%) TDD
3 701 (16.01%) MVC
4 613 (14.00%) OO
5 557 (12.72%) Multithreading
6 415 (9.48%) Scrum
7 405 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
8 348 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 338 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
9 338 (7.72%) E-Commerce
10 317 (7.24%) SDLC
11 308 (7.04%) Front End Development
12 305 (6.97%) Low Latency
13 284 (6.49%) Analytics
14 271 (6.19%) BDD
15 261 (5.96%) ETL
16 251 (5.73%) Unit Testing
17 240 (5.48%) Web Development
18 199 (4.55%) Open Source
19 191 (4.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1613 (36.84%) Java
2 1423 (32.50%) SQL
3 1412 (32.25%) JavaScript
4 1158 (26.45%) C#
5 612 (13.98%) Python
6 507 (11.58%) C++
7 408 (9.32%) PHP
8 348 (7.95%) T-SQL
9 240 (5.48%) Scala
10 185 (4.23%) Ruby
11 153 (3.49%) C
12 118 (2.70%) VBA
13 109 (2.49%) Objective-C
14 94 (2.15%) Apple Swift
15 90 (2.06%) Perl
16 74 (1.69%) PL/SQL
16 74 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 70 (1.60%) VB
18 57 (1.30%) Shell Script
19 54 (1.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 652 (14.89%) Degree
2 47 (1.07%) PhD
3 25 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.39%) OCP
4 17 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.11%) MCSD
8 4 (0.091%) MCP
9 3 (0.069%) CFA
9 3 (0.069%) MCAD
9 3 (0.069%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.046%) CIMA
10 2 (0.046%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.046%) GNVQ
10 2 (0.046%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.046%) ISEB
10 2 (0.046%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.046%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.046%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (3.24%) QA
2 57 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.53%) SEPA
4 16 (0.37%) SLA
5 8 (0.18%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.16%) SDET
7 3 (0.069%) Basel III
7 3 (0.069%) WCAG
8 2 (0.046%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 64 (1.46%) Docker
2 16 (0.37%) HDFS
3 15 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.25%) Varnish
5 9 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.091%) vSphere
7 4 (0.091%) XenApp
8 2 (0.046%) vCloud
9 1 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (0.96%) Ansible
2 40 (0.91%) Puppet
3 35 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.57%) Kibana
5 23 (0.53%) logstash
6 19 (0.43%) Mesos
7 17 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.37%) Salt
9 12 (0.27%) Grafana
9 12 (0.27%) StatsD
10 9 (0.21%) Control-M
11 7 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.11%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.091%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 4 (0.091%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.091%) TeamSite
14 3 (0.069%) Ambari
15 2 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 2 (0.046%) SCCM
Vendors
1 494 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 350 (7.99%) Oracle
3 110 (2.51%) Google
4 96 (2.19%) Sybase
5 82 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 65 (1.48%) Adobe
7 63 (1.44%) IBM
8 55 (1.26%) Zend
9 49 (1.12%) SAP
10 45 (1.03%) Facebook
11 42 (0.96%) Tableau
12 41 (0.94%) Bloomberg
13 38 (0.87%) hybris
14 37 (0.85%) Twitter
15 35 (0.80%) Informatica
16 32 (0.73%) Apple
17 29 (0.66%) TIBCO
18 26 (0.59%) Sitecore
18 26 (0.59%) VMware
19 25 (0.57%) EPiServer
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi-time
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - £60k per annum + great benefits +25 days holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40-60k (doe) + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 23 hours ago