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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2854 3487 3810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.98% 27.70% 31.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.34% 29.98% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2532 3012 3441
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 £77,250 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
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
9406 11633 11363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 92.41% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8122 9806 9875
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £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 8 July 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 8 July 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 1903 (33.97%) SQL
1 1903 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1835 (32.76%) Java
3 1825 (32.58%) JavaScript
4 1820 (32.49%) Finance
5 1792 (31.99%) C#
6 1611 (28.76%) HTML
7 1595 (28.47%) .NET
8 1371 (24.47%) SQL Server
9 1363 (24.33%) CSS
10 1103 (19.69%) MVC
11 1078 (19.24%) TDD
12 968 (17.28%) jQuery
13 830 (14.82%) ASP.NET
14 777 (13.87%) HTML5
15 757 (13.51%) Degree
16 747 (13.33%) OO
17 697 (12.44%) Banking
18 599 (10.69%) Microsoft
19 595 (10.62%) Linux
20 588 (10.50%) Scrum
21 552 (9.85%) Multithreading
22 548 (9.78%) Spring
23 527 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
24 524 (9.35%) AngularJS
25 519 (9.26%) Web Services
26 517 (9.23%) PHP
27 510 (9.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 505 (9.01%) C++
29 503 (8.98%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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
1 235 (4.19%) Node.js
2 228 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 204 (3.64%) CMS
4 174 (3.11%) Apache
5 135 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 102 (1.82%) Apache Solr
7 96 (1.71%) WordPress
8 90 (1.61%) Drupal
9 82 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 74 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 67 (1.20%) IIS
12 64 (1.14%) WebLogic
13 61 (1.09%) Umbraco
14 58 (1.04%) WebSphere
15 57 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
16 54 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
17 50 (0.89%) JBoss
18 38 (0.68%) Jetty
19 35 (0.62%) Apache Spark
20 28 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 317 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 93 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 68 (1.21%) MS Office
4 33 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.50%) PowerPivot
6 25 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 25 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 13 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (0.20%) Mathematica
9 10 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.089%) Maya
12 4 (0.071%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.054%) InDesign
13 3 (0.054%) GNU Octave
14 2 (0.036%) CPLEX
14 2 (0.036%) Mingle
15 1 (0.018%) FastStats
15 1 (0.018%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 56 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.64%) Magento
3 30 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 21 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 15 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.21%) Markit EDM
8 11 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 7 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.11%) MetaTrader
12 6 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
13 5 (0.089%) Oracle Assets
13 5 (0.089%) Oracle Payables
13 5 (0.089%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.089%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 156 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (1.05%) SaaS
4 28 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (0.48%) GitHub
5 27 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 24 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (0.39%) Force.com
8 18 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.18%) PaaS
9 10 (0.18%) IaaS
10 9 (0.16%) Office 365
11 7 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.089%) Trello
13 4 (0.071%) Heroku
14 3 (0.054%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.036%) Joyent
15 2 (0.036%) Yammer
16 1 (0.018%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 1 (0.018%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 110 (1.96%) Internet
2 94 (1.68%) HTTP
3 46 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 37 (0.66%) Intranet
5 30 (0.54%) Broadband
6 24 (0.43%) Multicast
7 16 (0.29%) Bluetooth
8 15 (0.27%) FTP
8 15 (0.27%) Firewall
9 14 (0.25%) LDAP
10 11 (0.20%) DNS
11 10 (0.18%) SSL
12 7 (0.12%) Skype
13 5 (0.089%) Wireless
14 4 (0.071%) SSH
14 4 (0.071%) VPN
14 4 (0.071%) Extranet
14 4 (0.071%) SMTP
15 3 (0.054%) Kerberos
16 2 (0.036%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1371 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 510 (9.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 474 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 472 (8.43%) MySQL
5 328 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 317 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
7 300 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 252 (4.50%) Big Data
9 249 (4.44%) Relational Database
10 231 (4.12%) NoSQL
11 197 (3.52%) MongoDB
11 197 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 153 (2.73%) Hadoop
13 123 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
14 111 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 100 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
16 99 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 83 (1.48%) OLAP
18 80 (1.43%) Redis
19 78 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 478 (8.53%) Git (software)
2 256 (4.57%) Visual Studio
3 222 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 207 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 205 (3.66%) Maven
6 192 (3.43%) Subversion
7 175 (3.12%) JUnit
8 135 (2.41%) JIRA
9 103 (1.84%) NUnit
10 97 (1.73%) Selenium
11 91 (1.62%) TeamCity
12 74 (1.32%) Ant
13 68 (1.21%) Cucumber
14 66 (1.18%) Eclipse
15 63 (1.12%) Mockito
16 58 (1.04%) Jasmine
17 54 (0.96%) WebDriver
18 44 (0.79%) Mercurial
19 41 (0.73%) Gradle
20 39 (0.70%) Grunt
General
1 1820 (32.49%) Finance
2 697 (12.44%) Banking
3 503 (8.98%) Front Office
4 290 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 240 (4.28%) Marketing
6 214 (3.82%) Retail
7 152 (2.71%) Advertising
8 143 (2.55%) Telecoms
9 123 (2.20%) Games
10 97 (1.73%) Legal
11 73 (1.30%) Back Office
12 52 (0.93%) Law
13 51 (0.91%) Publishing
14 45 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 15 (0.27%) International Banking
17 13 (0.23%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.20%) Electronics
18 11 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
18 11 (0.20%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1611 (28.76%) HTML
2 1595 (28.47%) .NET
3 1363 (24.33%) CSS
4 968 (17.28%) jQuery
5 830 (14.82%) ASP.NET
6 777 (13.87%) HTML5
7 548 (9.78%) Spring
8 524 (9.35%) AngularJS
9 519 (9.26%) Web Services
10 495 (8.84%) XML
11 479 (8.55%) CSS3
12 459 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 383 (6.84%) WCF
14 349 (6.23%) .NET Framework
15 293 (5.23%) Hibernate
16 289 (5.16%) WPF
17 287 (5.12%) REST
18 282 (5.03%) JSON
19 260 (4.64%) RESTful
20 256 (4.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 483 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 267 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
3 256 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 249 (4.44%) Derivative
4 249 (4.44%) User Experience
5 211 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 186 (3.32%) Equities
7 164 (2.93%) Mathematics
8 154 (2.75%) Fixed Income
9 131 (2.34%) Algorithms
10 127 (2.27%) Hedge funds
11 124 (2.21%) Data Structures
12 75 (1.34%) Visualisation
13 60 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
14 55 (0.98%) Physics
15 54 (0.96%) Social Media
16 52 (0.93%) Data Integration
17 51 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
18 45 (0.80%) iPhone
19 37 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 595 (10.62%) Linux
2 391 (6.98%) UNIX
3 302 (5.39%) Windows
4 250 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 246 (4.39%) Android
6 40 (0.71%) Solaris
7 22 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 22 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.21%) HPUX
9 12 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.18%) openSUSE
12 9 (0.16%) CentOS
13 7 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.12%) AIX
14 3 (0.054%) Windows CE
14 3 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.036%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1903 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1103 (19.69%) MVC
3 1078 (19.24%) TDD
4 747 (13.33%) OO
5 588 (10.50%) Scrum
6 552 (9.85%) Multithreading
7 527 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
8 428 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
9 410 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 406 (7.25%) BDD
11 397 (7.09%) Web Development
12 381 (6.80%) Software Engineering
13 319 (5.69%) Analytics
14 303 (5.41%) SDLC
14 303 (5.41%) Unit Testing
15 281 (5.02%) ETL
16 236 (4.21%) Open Source
17 231 (4.12%) OOP
18 202 (3.61%) Low Latency
18 202 (3.61%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1903 (33.97%) SQL
2 1835 (32.76%) Java
3 1825 (32.58%) JavaScript
4 1792 (31.99%) C#
5 517 (9.23%) PHP
6 505 (9.01%) C++
7 501 (8.94%) Python
8 455 (8.12%) T-SQL
9 260 (4.64%) Ruby
10 259 (4.62%) Scala
11 163 (2.91%) VBA
12 141 (2.52%) C
13 127 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 126 (2.25%) Objective-C
15 113 (2.02%) Perl
16 111 (1.98%) VB.NET
17 83 (1.48%) Shell Script
18 77 (1.37%) Groovy
19 72 (1.29%) VB
20 64 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 757 (13.51%) Degree
2 84 (1.50%) PhD
3 82 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.37%) OCP
4 21 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
4 21 (0.37%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 13 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.20%) MCSD
8 9 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.14%) PMP
9 8 (0.14%) MCAD
10 6 (0.11%) MCP
10 6 (0.11%) MCSE
11 5 (0.089%) MCTS
11 5 (0.089%) MCITP
11 5 (0.089%) MCPD
12 3 (0.054%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.036%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.018%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (2.91%) QA
2 18 (0.32%) WCAG
3 17 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.30%) SLA
4 14 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.21%) EMIR
6 9 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.071%) MiFID
9 2 (0.036%) COBIT
10 1 (0.018%) WAI
10 1 (0.018%) Basel II
10 1 (0.018%) RosettaNet
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) Basel III
10 1 (0.018%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (0.70%) Docker
2 28 (0.50%) Varnish
3 9 (0.16%) LXC
4 8 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.12%) HDFS
6 6 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.054%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.036%) Firmware
10 1 (0.018%) Squid
10 1 (0.018%) QEMU
10 1 (0.018%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.018%) KVM
10 1 (0.018%) iptables
Systems Management
1 62 (1.11%) Puppet
2 35 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.41%) Vagrant
4 22 (0.39%) logstash
4 22 (0.39%) Kibana
5 21 (0.37%) StatsD
6 20 (0.36%) TeamSite
7 16 (0.29%) Nagios
8 14 (0.25%) Salt
9 12 (0.21%) Ansible
10 9 (0.16%) Mesos
11 7 (0.12%) OPNET
12 6 (0.11%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.089%) Control-M
14 4 (0.071%) Netcool
14 4 (0.071%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 4 (0.071%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.071%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 4 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.071%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 599 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 457 (8.16%) Oracle
3 110 (1.96%) Sybase
3 110 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 91 (1.62%) Google
5 85 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 83 (1.48%) Zend
7 82 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 66 (1.18%) IBM
9 63 (1.12%) Cognos
10 58 (1.04%) hybris
11 56 (1.00%) SAP
11 56 (1.00%) Adobe
12 45 (0.80%) Apple
13 42 (0.75%) Informatica
13 42 (0.75%) Facebook
14 41 (0.73%) Demandware
15 39 (0.70%) Tableau
16 30 (0.54%) EPiServer
17 28 (0.50%) Sitecore
City, London
Huntress Group - Technology Perms
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Gold
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Yearly Bonus, Discounts, Half Days
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £77,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago