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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3349 3615 3614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.17% 31.00% 28.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.41% 33.28% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 3295 3434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 2469 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 2428 (35.13%) Java
3 2264 (32.76%) Finance
4 2214 (32.04%) C#
5 2202 (31.86%) SQL
6 2198 (31.80%) JavaScript
7 2107 (30.49%) HTML
8 2099 (30.37%) .NET
9 1802 (26.07%) SQL Server
10 1783 (25.80%) CSS
11 1344 (19.45%) OO
12 1205 (17.44%) TDD
13 1187 (17.18%) MVC
14 1154 (16.70%) jQuery
15 1132 (16.38%) ASP.NET
16 1060 (15.34%) Degree
17 991 (14.34%) Banking
18 903 (13.07%) HTML5
19 889 (12.86%) XML
20 871 (12.60%) Scrum
21 867 (12.55%) Microsoft
22 795 (11.50%) Multithreading
23 751 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 738 (10.68%) Spring
25 736 (10.65%) Web Services
26 721 (10.43%) C++
27 695 (10.06%) Computer Science
28 675 (9.77%) Front Office
29 649 (9.39%) Linux
29 649 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 307 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 250 (3.62%) CMS
3 234 (3.39%) Node.js
4 191 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 159 (2.30%) Apache
6 152 (2.20%) IIS
7 106 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 96 (1.39%) Umbraco
9 85 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 81 (1.17%) Drupal
11 77 (1.11%) WordPress
12 75 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 75 (1.09%) WebLogic
13 70 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
14 62 (0.90%) WebSphere
14 62 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
15 48 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
16 47 (0.68%) MQSeries
17 43 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
18 42 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 446 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 133 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 75 (1.09%) MS Office
4 49 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 15 (0.22%) XMetaL
9 11 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 9 (0.13%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.058%) InDesign
13 3 (0.043%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.043%) Weka
14 2 (0.029%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.029%) MS Project
14 2 (0.029%) SPSS
15 1 (0.014%) CINEMA 4D
15 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.014%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 98 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.58%) Magento
3 32 (0.46%) Markit EDM
4 18 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 17 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 13 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.16%) HFM
8 11 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
8 11 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
9 10 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 9 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
10 9 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
11 8 (0.12%) Fredhopper
11 8 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.087%) PeopleSoft Financials
12 6 (0.087%) Advent Geneva
13 5 (0.072%) Adaptiv
13 5 (0.072%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 87 (1.26%) SaaS
2 66 (0.95%) GitHub
3 65 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.33%) PaaS
7 17 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (0.23%) Force.com
9 12 (0.17%) Office 365
10 10 (0.14%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.13%) IaaS
12 7 (0.10%) Heroku
13 6 (0.087%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.072%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (0.072%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.058%) Basecamp
16 1 (0.014%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.014%) CloudFront
16 1 (0.014%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 173 (2.50%) Internet
2 131 (1.90%) HTTP
3 117 (1.69%) Intranet
4 53 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 21 (0.30%) Broadband
5 21 (0.30%) GSM
6 18 (0.26%) SSH
7 16 (0.23%) Extranet
8 13 (0.19%) DNS
8 13 (0.19%) SSL
9 12 (0.17%) FTP
9 12 (0.17%) VoIP
10 6 (0.087%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.087%) Firewall
10 6 (0.087%) NFC
11 5 (0.072%) SIGTRAN
11 5 (0.072%) TCAP
11 5 (0.072%) INAP
11 5 (0.072%) RTP
11 5 (0.072%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1802 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 751 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 649 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 573 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 565 (8.18%) MySQL
6 488 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
7 455 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 331 (4.79%) Relational Database
9 238 (3.44%) NoSQL
10 230 (3.33%) MongoDB
11 216 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 181 (2.62%) Big Data
13 162 (2.34%) OLAP
14 155 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 124 (1.79%) Hadoop
16 115 (1.66%) Oracle Database
17 112 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 90 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
19 88 (1.27%) RDBMS
20 82 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 506 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 431 (6.24%) Visual Studio
3 337 (4.88%) Subversion
4 222 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 215 (3.11%) Maven
6 173 (2.50%) JUnit
7 171 (2.47%) JIRA
8 170 (2.46%) Jenkins
9 144 (2.08%) Selenium
10 132 (1.91%) Cucumber
11 128 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 101 (1.46%) NUnit
13 87 (1.26%) Ant
14 79 (1.14%) Jasmine
15 68 (0.98%) Xcode
16 66 (0.95%) Grunt
17 64 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 53 (0.77%) Hudson
19 47 (0.68%) SpecFlow
20 46 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2264 (32.76%) Finance
2 991 (14.34%) Banking
3 675 (9.77%) Front Office
4 479 (6.93%) Investment Banking
5 288 (4.17%) Marketing
6 250 (3.62%) Retail
7 246 (3.56%) Games
8 209 (3.02%) Advertising
9 145 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 94 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 90 (1.30%) Legal
12 89 (1.29%) Back Office
13 84 (1.22%) Publishing
14 79 (1.14%) Law
15 36 (0.52%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.30%) Online Betting
17 15 (0.22%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.19%) Automotive
19 11 (0.16%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2107 (30.49%) HTML
2 2099 (30.37%) .NET
3 1783 (25.80%) CSS
4 1154 (16.70%) jQuery
5 1132 (16.38%) ASP.NET
6 903 (13.07%) HTML5
7 889 (12.86%) XML
8 738 (10.68%) Spring
9 736 (10.65%) Web Services
10 524 (7.58%) CSS3
11 511 (7.39%) Ajax
12 507 (7.34%) WCF
13 476 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 472 (6.83%) Hibernate
15 425 (6.15%) .NET Framework
16 408 (5.90%) JSON
17 407 (5.89%) AngularJS
18 365 (5.28%) REST
19 350 (5.06%) J2EE
19 350 (5.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 695 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 469 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 379 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 344 (4.98%) User Experience
5 339 (4.91%) Open Source
6 302 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 285 (4.12%) Derivative
8 261 (3.78%) Equities
9 241 (3.49%) Mathematics
10 223 (3.23%) Fixed Income
11 185 (2.68%) Hedge funds
12 128 (1.85%) iPhone
13 98 (1.42%) Market Risk
14 83 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
15 82 (1.19%) Visualisation
16 81 (1.17%) Social Network
17 77 (1.11%) Client/Server
18 74 (1.07%) iPad
19 71 (1.03%) Credit Risk
20 70 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 649 (9.39%) Linux
2 536 (7.76%) UNIX
3 422 (6.11%) Windows
4 342 (4.95%) Android
5 340 (4.92%) Apple iOS
6 47 (0.68%) Solaris
7 23 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.32%) NetWare
9 20 (0.29%) Windows Phone
9 20 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 13 (0.19%) Debian
13 12 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.12%) AIX
17 5 (0.072%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.072%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2469 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1344 (19.45%) OO
3 1205 (17.44%) TDD
4 1187 (17.18%) MVC
5 871 (12.60%) Scrum
6 795 (11.50%) Multithreading
7 644 (9.32%) E-Commerce
8 639 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
9 487 (7.05%) Web Development
10 472 (6.83%) Software Engineering
11 431 (6.24%) ETL
12 416 (6.02%) OOP
12 416 (6.02%) Unit Testing
13 411 (5.95%) Low Latency
14 408 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
15 399 (5.77%) BDD
16 321 (4.64%) Analytics
17 296 (4.28%) SOA
18 287 (4.15%) Mentoring
19 276 (3.99%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2428 (35.13%) Java
2 2214 (32.04%) C#
3 2202 (31.86%) SQL
4 2198 (31.80%) JavaScript
5 721 (10.43%) C++
6 618 (8.94%) PHP
7 547 (7.91%) T-SQL
8 537 (7.77%) Python
9 259 (3.75%) Ruby
10 235 (3.40%) C
11 207 (3.00%) VBA
12 200 (2.89%) Objective-C
13 190 (2.75%) VB.NET
14 170 (2.46%) VB
15 137 (1.98%) PHP5
16 130 (1.88%) PL/SQL
17 125 (1.81%) Perl
18 122 (1.77%) Scala
19 95 (1.37%) Shell Script
20 69 (1.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1060 (15.34%) Degree
2 113 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (0.93%) PhD
4 36 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 29 (0.42%) MCTS
6 20 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.26%) MCITP
8 11 (0.16%) MCSD
9 10 (0.14%) MCAD
10 9 (0.13%) MCDBA
10 9 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.12%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.10%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.087%) ISEB
13 6 (0.087%) BC Cleared
14 5 (0.072%) CFA
14 5 (0.072%) HND
15 4 (0.058%) MCP
15 4 (0.058%) OCPJP
16 3 (0.043%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (4.18%) QA
2 34 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 21 (0.30%) WCAG
4 9 (0.13%) SLA
5 6 (0.087%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.087%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.043%) WAI
6 3 (0.043%) Basel III
6 3 (0.043%) Dublin Core
7 2 (0.029%) EMIR
7 2 (0.029%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.014%) HL7
8 1 (0.014%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.014%) Section 508
8 1 (0.014%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.014%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (0.32%) Varnish
2 12 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.16%) HDFS
4 7 (0.10%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.043%) Squid
6 3 (0.043%) OpenSSH
6 3 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.014%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.014%) Samba
8 1 (0.014%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.014%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (0.51%) Puppet
3 19 (0.27%) logstash
4 17 (0.25%) StatsD
5 14 (0.20%) Kibana
6 13 (0.19%) Control-M
6 13 (0.19%) Capistrano
6 13 (0.19%) Ansible
7 6 (0.087%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.072%) Dollar Universe
8 5 (0.072%) YUM
8 5 (0.072%) Plesk
9 4 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.029%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.029%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.029%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.014%) WMI
11 1 (0.014%) SCCM
11 1 (0.014%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.014%) Salt
Vendors
1 867 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 618 (8.94%) Oracle
3 148 (2.14%) Zend
4 134 (1.94%) Google
5 133 (1.92%) Adobe
6 127 (1.84%) Business Objects
7 122 (1.77%) TIBCO
8 107 (1.55%) Sybase
9 100 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 98 (1.42%) JBoss
11 81 (1.17%) EPiServer
12 65 (0.94%) SAP
13 64 (0.93%) Facebook
14 59 (0.85%) Cognos
15 58 (0.84%) IBM
16 55 (0.80%) Sitecore
17 51 (0.74%) Twitter
18 49 (0.71%) Bloomberg
19 45 (0.65%) hybris
20 41 (0.59%) Informatica
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £300 to £325 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago