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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2162 2645 3485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.69% 25.09% 27.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.06% 26.38% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 2384 2989
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 1616 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1548 (36.90%) Finance
3 1496 (35.66%) Java
4 1357 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 1213 (28.92%) SQL
6 1139 (27.15%) C#
7 1053 (25.10%) HTML
8 1050 (25.03%) .NET
9 1013 (24.15%) TDD
10 924 (22.03%) CSS
11 849 (20.24%) SQL Server
12 686 (16.35%) MVC
13 638 (15.21%) Degree
14 607 (14.47%) Banking
15 591 (14.09%) jQuery
16 561 (13.37%) Python
17 554 (13.21%) ASP.NET
18 543 (12.94%) OO
19 537 (12.80%) AngularJS
20 510 (12.16%) Multithreading
21 506 (12.06%) HTML5
22 462 (11.01%) Microsoft
23 446 (10.63%) Computer Science
24 437 (10.42%) Scrum
25 431 (10.27%) Git (software)
26 430 (10.25%) C++
27 396 (9.44%) Spring
28 389 (9.27%) Linux
29 386 (9.20%) Web Services
30 372 (8.87%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 309 (7.37%) Node.js
2 116 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
3 114 (2.72%) CMS
4 111 (2.65%) Apache
5 100 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 90 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 74 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 69 (1.64%) JBoss
9 66 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 60 (1.43%) WebSphere
11 59 (1.41%) Apache Solr
12 57 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
13 52 (1.24%) IIS
14 48 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 42 (1.00%) WordPress
16 39 (0.93%) Umbraco
17 34 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
18 23 (0.55%) Drupal
19 18 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 18 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 257 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 69 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.81%) MS Office
4 18 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.12%) GIMP
10 4 (0.095%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.095%) MS Project
11 2 (0.048%) Abaqus
11 2 (0.048%) NASTRAN
11 2 (0.048%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.048%) XMetaL
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.024%) Revit
Business Applications
1 34 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 24 (0.57%) Magento
4 20 (0.48%) Siebel Analytics
5 12 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.19%) HFM
7 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.12%) Visualfiles
9 4 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.095%) Shopify
9 4 (0.095%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.072%) Temenos Globus
11 2 (0.048%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 225 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (3.08%) GitHub
4 96 (2.29%) SaaS
5 28 (0.67%) Force.com
6 22 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.36%) CloudFront
8 15 (0.36%) PaaS
9 14 (0.33%) IaaS
10 12 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (0.14%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.095%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.095%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.095%) Heroku
14 2 (0.048%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.048%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.53%) Internet
2 60 (1.43%) Intranet
3 57 (1.36%) HTTP
4 19 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.36%) Extranet
6 10 (0.24%) SSH
7 9 (0.21%) 3G
7 9 (0.21%) LDAP
7 9 (0.21%) LTE
7 9 (0.21%) RTP
7 9 (0.21%) RTSP
7 9 (0.21%) STUN
7 9 (0.21%) VoIP
7 9 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.21%) Wireless
8 8 (0.19%) Firewall
9 7 (0.17%) SMTP
10 4 (0.095%) CHAP
10 4 (0.095%) DNS
10 4 (0.095%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 849 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 369 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 325 (7.75%) MySQL
3 325 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 241 (5.74%) Big Data
5 226 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 217 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 215 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 206 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 175 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 160 (3.81%) Hadoop
10 160 (3.81%) MongoDB
11 135 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
12 117 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 90 (2.15%) RDBMS
14 79 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
15 74 (1.76%) QlikView
16 69 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
17 59 (1.41%) Redis
18 56 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 431 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 178 (4.24%) JUnit
3 166 (3.96%) Maven
4 160 (3.81%) JIRA
5 148 (3.53%) Jenkins
5 148 (3.53%) Subversion
6 138 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 136 (3.24%) Visual Studio
8 133 (3.17%) NUnit
9 99 (2.36%) Jasmine
10 98 (2.34%) Gradle
11 90 (2.15%) Cucumber
12 82 (1.95%) MSTest
12 82 (1.95%) Selenium
13 80 (1.91%) Moq
14 73 (1.74%) TeamCity
15 71 (1.69%) Xcode
16 70 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
17 66 (1.57%) Grunt
18 54 (1.29%) Ant
General
1 1548 (36.90%) Finance
2 607 (14.47%) Banking
3 372 (8.87%) Front Office
4 277 (6.60%) Law
5 187 (4.46%) Marketing
6 186 (4.43%) Investment Banking
7 130 (3.10%) Retail
8 117 (2.79%) Advertising
9 111 (2.65%) Games
10 62 (1.48%) Legal
11 59 (1.41%) Publishing
12 51 (1.22%) Back Office
13 37 (0.88%) Telecoms
14 36 (0.86%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.26%) Electronics
17 9 (0.21%) Automotive
18 7 (0.17%) Arabic Language
18 7 (0.17%) Multimedia
19 6 (0.14%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1053 (25.10%) HTML
2 1050 (25.03%) .NET
3 924 (22.03%) CSS
4 591 (14.09%) jQuery
5 554 (13.21%) ASP.NET
6 537 (12.80%) AngularJS
7 506 (12.06%) HTML5
8 396 (9.44%) Spring
9 386 (9.20%) Web Services
10 356 (8.49%) CSS3
11 355 (8.46%) XML
12 272 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 243 (5.79%) JSON
14 235 (5.60%) .NET Framework
15 213 (5.08%) REST
16 212 (5.05%) RESTful
17 188 (4.48%) Hibernate
18 178 (4.24%) SOAP
19 170 (4.05%) WCF
20 158 (3.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 446 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 293 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (6.41%) User Experience
4 263 (6.27%) Mathematics
5 238 (5.67%) Equities
6 194 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 183 (4.36%) Fintech
8 158 (3.77%) Hedge funds
9 141 (3.36%) Mobile App
10 134 (3.19%) Algorithms
11 132 (3.15%) Derivative
12 128 (3.05%) Fixed Income
13 124 (2.96%) Data Structures
14 121 (2.88%) Visualisation
15 80 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
16 53 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
17 49 (1.17%) Physics
18 46 (1.10%) Blog
19 41 (0.98%) Data Integration
20 40 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 389 (9.27%) Linux
2 229 (5.46%) Windows
3 225 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 210 (5.01%) Unix
5 154 (3.67%) Android
6 21 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.26%) CentOS
8 7 (0.17%) openSUSE
8 7 (0.17%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.14%) VMS
10 5 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.095%) Solaris
11 4 (0.095%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.048%) AIX
14 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.024%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1616 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1013 (24.15%) TDD
3 686 (16.35%) MVC
4 543 (12.94%) OO
5 510 (12.16%) Multithreading
6 437 (10.42%) Scrum
7 357 (8.51%) Front End Development
8 355 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
9 354 (8.44%) E-Commerce
10 353 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
11 349 (8.32%) Web Development
12 307 (7.32%) BDD
13 295 (7.03%) Software Engineering
14 261 (6.22%) Low Latency
15 238 (5.67%) SDLC
16 237 (5.65%) Analytics
17 232 (5.53%) Unit Testing
18 212 (5.05%) OOP
19 209 (4.98%) ETL
20 184 (4.39%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1496 (35.66%) Java
2 1357 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 1213 (28.92%) SQL
4 1139 (27.15%) C#
5 561 (13.37%) Python
6 430 (10.25%) C++
7 355 (8.46%) PHP
8 292 (6.96%) T-SQL
9 211 (5.03%) Scala
10 179 (4.27%) Ruby
11 149 (3.55%) C
12 140 (3.34%) Objective-C
13 115 (2.74%) Apple Swift
14 94 (2.24%) VBA
15 91 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 86 (2.05%) VB
17 68 (1.62%) Perl
18 55 (1.31%) Shell Script
19 54 (1.29%) Groovy
20 49 (1.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 638 (15.21%) Degree
2 34 (0.81%) PhD
3 29 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.38%) OCP
4 16 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (0.26%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.21%) MCP
7 6 (0.14%) ISEB
8 5 (0.12%) CIMA
8 5 (0.12%) MCSD
9 4 (0.095%) MCAD
10 3 (0.072%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.072%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.072%) MCPD
10 3 (0.072%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.048%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.048%) GNVQ
11 2 (0.048%) MCTS
11 2 (0.048%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (3.98%) QA
2 59 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.33%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.24%) SDET
5 6 (0.14%) SLA
6 3 (0.072%) Basel III
6 3 (0.072%) EMIR
6 3 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.072%) MiFID
6 3 (0.072%) SEPA
7 2 (0.048%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.048%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.024%) GAAP
8 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (1.91%) Docker
2 26 (0.62%) HDFS
3 14 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.12%) Varnish
7 2 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.048%) XenApp
7 2 (0.048%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.024%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.024%) vCloud
8 1 (0.024%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (1.29%) Puppet
2 46 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (0.95%) Ansible
4 30 (0.72%) Control-M
5 25 (0.60%) Salt
6 23 (0.55%) Kibana
7 21 (0.50%) logstash
8 20 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
8 20 (0.48%) Mesos
9 11 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 11 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.24%) BladeLogic
11 7 (0.17%) Grafana
11 7 (0.17%) StatsD
12 5 (0.12%) Ambari
13 3 (0.072%) Dollar Universe
14 2 (0.048%) Kubernetes
14 2 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Management
14 2 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 2 (0.048%) SCCM
Vendors
1 462 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 317 (7.56%) Oracle
3 112 (2.67%) Google
4 70 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 61 (1.45%) Sybase
6 58 (1.38%) Tableau
7 56 (1.33%) Adobe
8 45 (1.07%) Facebook
9 44 (1.05%) EPiServer
10 43 (1.03%) Zend
11 38 (0.91%) IBM
11 38 (0.91%) SAP
12 36 (0.86%) Sitecore
12 36 (0.86%) Twitter
13 32 (0.76%) hybris
14 30 (0.72%) Informatica
15 29 (0.69%) Bloomberg
16 28 (0.67%) Apple
17 22 (0.52%) VMware
18 21 (0.50%) Siebel
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £6000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + stock options + amazing benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum plus 30% bonus, health, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago