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 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 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2918 3562 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.76% 30.06% 28.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.59% 32.30% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2638 3146 3163
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2233 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 2104 (33.55%) C#
3 2098 (33.46%) Java
4 2079 (33.15%) SQL
5 2055 (32.77%) .NET
6 2047 (32.64%) JavaScript
7 1925 (30.70%) HTML
8 1836 (29.28%) Finance
9 1634 (26.06%) CSS
10 1586 (25.29%) SQL Server
11 1287 (20.52%) MVC
12 1180 (18.82%) ASP.NET
13 1176 (18.75%) TDD
14 1164 (18.56%) jQuery
15 1147 (18.29%) OO
16 901 (14.37%) HTML5
17 848 (13.52%) Degree
18 845 (13.47%) Banking
19 793 (12.65%) Scrum
20 780 (12.44%) Microsoft
21 763 (12.17%) Spring
22 720 (11.48%) XML
23 635 (10.13%) Multithreading
24 599 (9.55%) Web Services
25 588 (9.38%) C++
26 582 (9.28%) Front Office
27 578 (9.22%) Computer Science
28 565 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 546 (8.71%) PHP
30 543 (8.66%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 285 (4.54%) SharePoint
2 244 (3.89%) CMS
3 179 (2.85%) Node.js
4 152 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 132 (2.10%) Apache
6 112 (1.79%) IIS
7 106 (1.69%) WordPress
7 106 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 97 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 84 (1.34%) Umbraco
10 83 (1.32%) Apache Solr
11 75 (1.20%) WebLogic
12 69 (1.10%) JBoss
12 69 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
13 60 (0.96%) Drupal
14 51 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
15 50 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
16 45 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
17 36 (0.57%) WebSphere
18 33 (0.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 381 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 105 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 82 (1.31%) MS Office
4 39 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 32 (0.51%) InfoPath
6 19 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (0.14%) InDesign
9 9 (0.14%) Fireworks
9 9 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.080%) XMetaL
11 4 (0.064%) MS Project
12 3 (0.048%) LaTeX
12 3 (0.048%) Weka
13 2 (0.032%) SPSS
13 2 (0.032%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.016%) Maya
14 1 (0.016%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 78 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.46%) Markit EDM
3 23 (0.37%) Magento
4 21 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 10 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
7 10 (0.16%) ION MarketView
7 10 (0.16%) TIBCO iProcess
8 9 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.14%) HFM
9 8 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (0.096%) osCommerce
10 6 (0.096%) Tridion
10 6 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.080%) Adaptiv
11 5 (0.080%) Cognos Planning
11 5 (0.080%) Infor M3
12 4 (0.064%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 76 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (0.97%) SaaS
3 50 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (0.75%) GitHub
5 41 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (0.46%) Force.com
7 16 (0.26%) PaaS
8 15 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.19%) Office 365
10 7 (0.11%) IaaS
11 4 (0.064%) Trello
11 4 (0.064%) Heroku
11 4 (0.064%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.048%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.016%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.016%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.016%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.016%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.016%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 147 (2.34%) Internet
2 121 (1.93%) Intranet
3 56 (0.89%) HTTP
4 40 (0.64%) Extranet
5 21 (0.33%) Broadband
6 19 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.18%) VoIP
8 9 (0.14%) DNS
9 8 (0.13%) FTP
10 5 (0.080%) Firewall
10 5 (0.080%) GSM
11 4 (0.064%) SSL
12 3 (0.048%) SMTP
13 2 (0.032%) LDAP
13 2 (0.032%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.032%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.032%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.032%) RTP
13 2 (0.032%) Multicast
14 1 (0.016%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1586 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 565 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 509 (8.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 505 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 472 (7.53%) MySQL
6 381 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
7 351 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 227 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 203 (3.24%) NoSQL
10 202 (3.22%) MongoDB
11 189 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 167 (2.66%) Big Data
13 133 (2.12%) OLAP
14 131 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 113 (1.80%) Hadoop
16 107 (1.71%) Oracle Database
17 90 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 80 (1.28%) QlikView
19 77 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
20 70 (1.12%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 486 (7.75%) Git (software)
2 333 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 319 (5.09%) Subversion
4 193 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 190 (3.03%) Maven
6 174 (2.77%) Jenkins
7 153 (2.44%) JIRA
8 139 (2.22%) JUnit
9 102 (1.63%) Cucumber
10 93 (1.48%) Selenium
11 79 (1.26%) Eclipse
12 78 (1.24%) NUnit
13 76 (1.21%) Jasmine
14 75 (1.20%) Xcode
15 74 (1.18%) Ant
16 73 (1.16%) TeamCity
17 50 (0.80%) Mockito
18 44 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
19 42 (0.67%) Hudson
20 41 (0.65%) Grunt
General
1 1836 (29.28%) Finance
2 845 (13.47%) Banking
3 582 (9.28%) Front Office
4 439 (7.00%) Investment Banking
5 247 (3.94%) Retail
6 223 (3.56%) Marketing
7 212 (3.38%) Games
8 192 (3.06%) Advertising
9 110 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 88 (1.40%) Legal
11 86 (1.37%) Law
12 70 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 69 (1.10%) Publishing
14 67 (1.07%) Back Office
15 35 (0.56%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.33%) Automotive
17 14 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.22%) Manufacturing
18 12 (0.19%) Interactive Media
19 11 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2055 (32.77%) .NET
2 1925 (30.70%) HTML
3 1634 (26.06%) CSS
4 1180 (18.82%) ASP.NET
5 1164 (18.56%) jQuery
6 901 (14.37%) HTML5
7 763 (12.17%) Spring
8 720 (11.48%) XML
9 599 (9.55%) Web Services
10 513 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 501 (7.99%) CSS3
12 490 (7.81%) WCF
12 490 (7.81%) Hibernate
13 472 (7.53%) AngularJS
14 433 (6.90%) .NET Framework
15 399 (6.36%) Ajax
16 369 (5.88%) JSON
17 330 (5.26%) J2EE
18 310 (4.94%) WPF
19 304 (4.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 578 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 401 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 310 (4.94%) User Experience
4 271 (4.32%) Open Source
5 265 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 259 (4.13%) Mobile App
7 222 (3.54%) Derivative
8 206 (3.28%) Fixed Income
9 171 (2.73%) Mathematics
10 166 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 155 (2.47%) Equities
12 148 (2.36%) Hedge funds
13 123 (1.96%) Data Structures
14 111 (1.77%) iPhone
15 83 (1.32%) Visualisation
16 80 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
17 72 (1.15%) Statistics
18 68 (1.08%) Client/Server
19 64 (1.02%) Blackberry
20 59 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 543 (8.66%) Linux
2 505 (8.05%) UNIX
3 349 (5.57%) Windows
4 311 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 294 (4.69%) Android
6 62 (0.99%) Solaris
7 27 (0.43%) Windows Phone
8 26 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.13%) CentOS
13 8 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
13 8 (0.13%) NetWare
14 7 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.080%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2233 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 1287 (20.52%) MVC
3 1176 (18.75%) TDD
4 1147 (18.29%) OO
5 793 (12.65%) Scrum
6 635 (10.13%) Multithreading
7 516 (8.23%) E-Commerce
8 467 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
9 460 (7.34%) Web Development
10 431 (6.87%) BDD
11 372 (5.93%) Unit Testing
12 363 (5.79%) ETL
13 359 (5.72%) Software Engineering
14 348 (5.55%) OOP
15 343 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
16 306 (4.88%) Low Latency
17 281 (4.48%) iOS Development
18 280 (4.46%) SOA
19 272 (4.34%) Analytics
20 254 (4.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2104 (33.55%) C#
2 2098 (33.46%) Java
3 2079 (33.15%) SQL
4 2047 (32.64%) JavaScript
5 588 (9.38%) C++
6 546 (8.71%) PHP
7 487 (7.77%) Python
8 436 (6.95%) T-SQL
9 213 (3.40%) VBA
10 210 (3.35%) Ruby
11 176 (2.81%) C
12 162 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 145 (2.31%) Objective-C
14 140 (2.23%) PL/SQL
15 124 (1.98%) PHP5
16 118 (1.88%) Perl
17 115 (1.83%) VB
18 102 (1.63%) Scala
19 87 (1.39%) Shell Script
20 75 (1.20%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 848 (13.52%) Degree
2 109 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (1.02%) PhD
4 45 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.30%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.27%) MCTS
7 13 (0.21%) MCITP
8 10 (0.16%) MCDBA
9 6 (0.096%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.080%) OCPJP
10 5 (0.080%) ISEB
10 5 (0.080%) MCP
10 5 (0.080%) MCSD
11 3 (0.048%) MCSE
11 3 (0.048%) MCSA
11 3 (0.048%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.032%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.032%) MCPD
12 2 (0.032%) MBA
12 2 (0.032%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (3.72%) QA
2 44 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.27%) WCAG
4 8 (0.13%) SLA
5 3 (0.048%) WAI
5 3 (0.048%) Basel III
5 3 (0.048%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.032%) Basel II
7 1 (0.016%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.016%) HL7
7 1 (0.016%) EMIR
7 1 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.016%) AIFMD
System Software
1 24 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (0.27%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.13%) HDFS
5 7 (0.11%) Varnish
6 4 (0.064%) Docker
7 3 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.048%) Platform Symphony
8 2 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.016%) GridGain
9 1 (0.016%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (0.56%) Puppet
3 31 (0.49%) StatsD
4 30 (0.48%) logstash
5 23 (0.37%) Kibana
6 13 (0.21%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.13%) Vagrant
7 8 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.11%) Graphite
9 5 (0.080%) Ansible
9 5 (0.080%) yum
9 5 (0.080%) Control-M
10 3 (0.048%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.048%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.032%) Dollar Universe
11 2 (0.032%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.032%) Salt
11 2 (0.032%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.032%) cPanel
12 1 (0.016%) Oozie
Vendors
1 780 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 481 (7.67%) Oracle
3 126 (2.01%) Zend
4 115 (1.83%) Google
5 111 (1.77%) TIBCO
6 110 (1.75%) Sybase
7 109 (1.74%) Adobe
8 104 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
9 84 (1.34%) Facebook
10 79 (1.26%) EPiServer
11 70 (1.12%) Business Objects
12 50 (0.80%) Cognos
12 50 (0.80%) Sitecore
13 49 (0.78%) IBM
14 45 (0.72%) Twitter
15 44 (0.70%) Telerik
16 40 (0.64%) Bloomberg
16 40 (0.64%) SAP
17 34 (0.54%) Informatica
17 34 (0.54%) hybris
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Shares
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago