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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2628 3472 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.22% 27.75% 30.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.22% 30.02% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2360 2975 3255
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1786 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1783 (33.88%) SQL
3 1751 (33.27%) C#
4 1679 (31.90%) .NET
5 1675 (31.83%) JavaScript
6 1660 (31.54%) Java
7 1553 (29.51%) Finance
8 1550 (29.45%) HTML
9 1331 (25.29%) SQL Server
10 1283 (24.38%) CSS
11 1156 (21.96%) MVC
12 982 (18.66%) TDD
13 944 (17.94%) jQuery
14 904 (17.18%) ASP.NET
15 758 (14.40%) OO
16 726 (13.79%) HTML5
17 659 (12.52%) Banking
18 657 (12.48%) Degree
19 639 (12.14%) Microsoft
20 566 (10.75%) Scrum
21 559 (10.62%) Spring
22 539 (10.24%) Multithreading
23 495 (9.41%) PHP
24 489 (9.29%) Linux
25 487 (9.25%) Web Services
26 475 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 474 (9.01%) XML
28 464 (8.82%) Front Office
29 459 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
29 459 (8.72%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 255 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 221 (4.20%) CMS
3 200 (3.80%) Node.js
4 173 (3.29%) Apache
5 133 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 120 (2.28%) WordPress
7 106 (2.01%) Apache Solr
8 105 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 80 (1.52%) IIS
10 79 (1.50%) Drupal
10 79 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 68 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
12 67 (1.27%) Umbraco
13 63 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 62 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
15 58 (1.10%) JBoss
16 39 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
17 35 (0.67%) WebSphere
18 33 (0.63%) Jetty
19 29 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 307 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 81 (1.54%) MS Office
3 76 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 35 (0.67%) InfoPath
5 28 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 23 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.11%) Mathematica
9 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.095%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.057%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.038%) InDesign
12 2 (0.038%) MS Project
12 2 (0.038%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.019%) Mingle
13 1 (0.019%) HipChat
13 1 (0.019%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 55 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.68%) Magento
3 22 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 22 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
4 18 (0.34%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.19%) Cognos Planning
6 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.11%) Summit
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.11%) Agresso
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.095%) Infor M3
9 5 (0.095%) SunGard GMI
9 5 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.095%) HFM
9 5 (0.095%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 137 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.03%) SaaS
4 37 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (0.63%) Force.com
6 27 (0.51%) GitHub
7 18 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 16 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.15%) Trello
11 7 (0.13%) Office 365
12 6 (0.11%) IaaS
12 6 (0.11%) PaaS
13 5 (0.095%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.057%) Joyent
14 3 (0.057%) Heroku
14 3 (0.057%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.057%) Google App Engine
15 1 (0.019%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.019%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.19%) Internet
2 78 (1.48%) HTTP
3 47 (0.89%) Intranet
4 37 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.44%) Broadband
6 20 (0.38%) Extranet
7 17 (0.32%) Firewall
8 15 (0.29%) Bluetooth
9 14 (0.27%) Multicast
10 13 (0.25%) FTP
11 11 (0.21%) DNS
12 8 (0.15%) SSL
13 7 (0.13%) Skype
13 7 (0.13%) LDAP
14 5 (0.095%) VPN
15 4 (0.076%) HTTPS
16 3 (0.057%) SSH
16 3 (0.057%) Kerberos
17 2 (0.038%) Wireless
17 2 (0.038%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1331 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 475 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 442 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 438 (8.32%) MySQL
5 410 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 311 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
7 282 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 207 (3.93%) Relational Database
9 204 (3.88%) NoSQL
10 202 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 176 (3.34%) Big Data
12 170 (3.23%) MongoDB
13 127 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 116 (2.20%) Hadoop
15 110 (2.09%) Oracle Database
16 96 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
17 86 (1.63%) OLAP
18 75 (1.43%) QlikView
19 72 (1.37%) RDBMS
20 61 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 402 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 264 (5.02%) Visual Studio
3 250 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 207 (3.93%) Maven
5 187 (3.55%) Subversion
6 185 (3.52%) Jenkins
7 152 (2.89%) JUnit
8 103 (1.96%) Selenium
9 101 (1.92%) JIRA
10 93 (1.77%) Ant
11 79 (1.50%) Eclipse
12 74 (1.41%) NUnit
13 66 (1.25%) Cucumber
14 56 (1.06%) TeamCity
14 56 (1.06%) Mockito
15 50 (0.95%) WebDriver
16 49 (0.93%) Jasmine
17 40 (0.76%) Xcode
18 33 (0.63%) Mercurial
19 32 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 1553 (29.51%) Finance
2 659 (12.52%) Banking
3 464 (8.82%) Front Office
4 339 (6.44%) Investment Banking
5 227 (4.31%) Marketing
6 208 (3.95%) Retail
7 154 (2.93%) Advertising
8 130 (2.47%) Games
9 102 (1.94%) Telecoms
10 83 (1.58%) Back Office
11 78 (1.48%) Legal
12 56 (1.06%) Publishing
13 43 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.74%) Law
15 20 (0.38%) Multimedia
16 19 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.29%) Manufacturing
18 13 (0.25%) Automotive
19 11 (0.21%) International Banking
19 11 (0.21%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1679 (31.90%) .NET
2 1550 (29.45%) HTML
3 1283 (24.38%) CSS
4 944 (17.94%) jQuery
5 904 (17.18%) ASP.NET
6 726 (13.79%) HTML5
7 559 (10.62%) Spring
8 487 (9.25%) Web Services
9 474 (9.01%) XML
10 459 (8.72%) AngularJS
11 457 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 432 (8.21%) CSS3
13 423 (8.04%) WCF
14 383 (7.28%) .NET Framework
15 321 (6.10%) Hibernate
16 301 (5.72%) Ajax
17 295 (5.61%) JSON
18 266 (5.05%) REST
19 250 (4.75%) WPF
20 225 (4.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 382 (7.26%) Computer Science
2 256 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 241 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 237 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 225 (4.28%) User Experience
6 208 (3.95%) Open Source
7 206 (3.91%) Derivative
8 152 (2.89%) Fixed Income
9 138 (2.62%) Data Structures
10 129 (2.45%) Equities
11 116 (2.20%) Mathematics
12 108 (2.05%) Algorithms
13 100 (1.90%) Hedge funds
14 67 (1.27%) Social Media
15 64 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
16 56 (1.06%) iPhone
17 53 (1.01%) Visualisation
18 51 (0.97%) N-Tier
19 44 (0.84%) Credit Risk
20 40 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 489 (9.29%) Linux
2 404 (7.68%) UNIX
3 241 (4.58%) Android
3 241 (4.58%) Windows
4 240 (4.56%) Apple iOS
5 53 (1.01%) Solaris
6 29 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 11 (0.21%) openSUSE
11 8 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.15%) CentOS
11 8 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.095%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.095%) HPUX
14 4 (0.076%) AIX
14 4 (0.076%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1786 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1156 (21.96%) MVC
3 982 (18.66%) TDD
4 758 (14.40%) OO
5 566 (10.75%) Scrum
6 539 (10.24%) Multithreading
7 459 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
8 413 (7.85%) BDD
9 398 (7.56%) Web Development
10 379 (7.20%) E-Commerce
11 326 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
12 300 (5.70%) Unit Testing
13 295 (5.61%) Software Engineering
14 284 (5.40%) ETL
15 258 (4.90%) OOP
15 258 (4.90%) Analytics
16 217 (4.12%) Low Latency
17 202 (3.84%) iOS Development
18 173 (3.29%) Mentoring
19 164 (3.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1783 (33.88%) SQL
2 1751 (33.27%) C#
3 1675 (31.83%) JavaScript
4 1660 (31.54%) Java
5 495 (9.41%) PHP
6 424 (8.06%) C++
7 419 (7.96%) T-SQL
8 394 (7.49%) Python
9 208 (3.95%) Ruby
10 166 (3.15%) Scala
11 157 (2.98%) VBA
12 134 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 123 (2.34%) VB.NET
14 121 (2.30%) Objective-C
15 118 (2.24%) Perl
16 116 (2.20%) C
17 68 (1.29%) VB
18 67 (1.27%) Apex Code
19 66 (1.25%) Shell Script
20 64 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 657 (12.48%) Degree
2 84 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (1.14%) PhD
4 29 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.23%) MCSD
6 9 (0.17%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (0.15%) MCAD
7 8 (0.15%) OCP
7 8 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.15%) MCTS
8 7 (0.13%) MCITP
9 6 (0.11%) MCP
9 6 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.057%) MCPD
10 3 (0.057%) PMP
10 3 (0.057%) MCSE
11 2 (0.038%) MCSA
12 1 (0.019%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.019%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (3.19%) QA
2 21 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.25%) SLA
4 12 (0.23%) WCAG
5 11 (0.21%) EMIR
6 8 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.076%) MiFID
8 4 (0.076%) Basel III
9 3 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.057%) Basel II
10 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.019%) WAI
10 1 (0.019%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.42%) Docker
3 21 (0.40%) Varnish
4 18 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.19%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.076%) HDFS
7 3 (0.057%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.038%) Firmware
8 2 (0.038%) LXC
9 1 (0.019%) QEMU
9 1 (0.019%) KVM
9 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.019%) Squid
Systems Management
1 53 (1.01%) Puppet
2 34 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.42%) TeamSite
3 22 (0.42%) logstash
3 22 (0.42%) StatsD
4 21 (0.40%) Kibana
5 15 (0.29%) Vagrant
6 14 (0.27%) Salt
7 8 (0.15%) Nagios
8 7 (0.13%) Control-M
9 5 (0.095%) Ansible
10 4 (0.076%) OPNET
10 4 (0.076%) Netcool
10 4 (0.076%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 4 (0.076%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.076%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 3 (0.057%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.057%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.038%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.038%) Plesk
Vendors
1 639 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 390 (7.41%) Oracle
3 105 (2.00%) Sybase
4 92 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 88 (1.67%) Zend
6 86 (1.63%) Google
6 86 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 67 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 65 (1.24%) Adobe
9 64 (1.22%) Cognos
9 64 (1.22%) hybris
10 53 (1.01%) Demandware
11 52 (0.99%) SAP
11 52 (0.99%) IBM
12 51 (0.97%) Facebook
13 44 (0.84%) Sitecore
14 40 (0.76%) ATG
14 40 (0.76%) Apple
15 38 (0.72%) Endeca
15 38 (0.72%) Intershop
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £50,000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and Cu
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + GBP 4000 Retention Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday