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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2579 2977 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.81% 28.24% 30.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.60% 30.43% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2357 2562 3023
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
9696 9784 10167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.29% 92.81% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 8288 9117
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 1955 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1907 (34.00%) C#
3 1869 (33.33%) .NET
4 1861 (33.18%) SQL
5 1805 (32.19%) Java
6 1766 (31.49%) JavaScript
7 1686 (30.06%) HTML
8 1555 (27.73%) Finance
9 1425 (25.41%) CSS
10 1337 (23.84%) SQL Server
11 1247 (22.24%) MVC
12 1071 (19.10%) TDD
13 1069 (19.06%) jQuery
14 1052 (18.76%) ASP.NET
15 916 (16.33%) OO
16 793 (14.14%) HTML5
17 733 (13.07%) Banking
18 705 (12.57%) Degree
19 695 (12.39%) Scrum
20 671 (11.97%) Microsoft
21 620 (11.06%) Spring
22 559 (9.97%) Multithreading
23 557 (9.93%) XML
24 556 (9.91%) Web Services
25 507 (9.04%) C++
26 506 (9.02%) Front Office
27 497 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
28 492 (8.77%) PHP
29 486 (8.67%) WCF
30 477 (8.51%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 274 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 252 (4.49%) CMS
3 149 (2.66%) Node.js
4 137 (2.44%) Apache
5 126 (2.25%) WordPress
6 124 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 106 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 97 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 97 (1.73%) IIS
9 96 (1.71%) Apache Solr
10 80 (1.43%) Umbraco
11 78 (1.39%) WebLogic
12 66 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
13 65 (1.16%) Drupal
13 65 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
14 57 (1.02%) JBoss
15 51 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (0.55%) MQSeries
17 30 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
17 30 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 303 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 97 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 88 (1.57%) MS Office
4 39 (0.70%) InfoPath
5 29 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 22 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 9 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.089%) InDesign
12 4 (0.071%) MS Project
13 3 (0.053%) LaTeX
13 3 (0.053%) Weka
14 2 (0.036%) HipChat
14 2 (0.036%) CPLEX
15 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
15 1 (0.018%) SPSS
15 1 (0.018%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 54 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.53%) Magento
3 26 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (0.39%) Markit EDM
5 14 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
6 13 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 12 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
7 12 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
8 11 (0.20%) ION MarketView
9 10 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
9 10 (0.18%) HFM
10 8 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
11 7 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (0.12%) RMDS
12 6 (0.11%) Tridion
12 6 (0.11%) Agresso
12 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.11%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.089%) Hyperion Enterprise
13 5 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 93 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (0.98%) SaaS
4 46 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 40 (0.71%) GitHub
6 32 (0.57%) Force.com
7 16 (0.29%) Office 365
8 15 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.16%) PaaS
11 4 (0.071%) Heroku
11 4 (0.071%) Trello
11 4 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.053%) IaaS
12 3 (0.053%) Joyent
13 2 (0.036%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.018%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.018%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.018%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 113 (2.01%) Internet
2 82 (1.46%) Intranet
3 62 (1.11%) HTTP
4 37 (0.66%) Extranet
5 28 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 22 (0.39%) Broadband
7 13 (0.23%) FTP
8 10 (0.18%) Multicast
9 9 (0.16%) DNS
10 8 (0.14%) Bluetooth
11 7 (0.12%) VoIP
12 6 (0.11%) Firewall
13 4 (0.071%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.071%) SSL
13 4 (0.071%) LDAP
14 3 (0.053%) SMTP
14 3 (0.053%) VPN
15 2 (0.036%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (0.036%) NFC
16 1 (0.018%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1337 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 455 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 439 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 436 (7.77%) MySQL
5 406 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 306 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
7 253 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 227 (4.05%) Relational Database
9 211 (3.76%) NoSQL
10 193 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 190 (3.39%) MongoDB
12 171 (3.05%) Big Data
13 136 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 114 (2.03%) Oracle Database
15 113 (2.01%) Hadoop
16 80 (1.43%) OLAP
17 75 (1.34%) QlikView
18 70 (1.25%) RDBMS
19 68 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
20 66 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 406 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 278 (4.96%) Visual Studio
3 260 (4.64%) Subversion
4 239 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 197 (3.51%) Maven
6 165 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 134 (2.39%) JUnit
8 109 (1.94%) Selenium
9 98 (1.75%) JIRA
10 90 (1.60%) Ant
11 89 (1.59%) Cucumber
12 79 (1.41%) Eclipse
12 79 (1.41%) TeamCity
13 63 (1.12%) NUnit
14 55 (0.98%) Xcode
15 53 (0.95%) Mockito
16 49 (0.87%) WebDriver
17 47 (0.84%) Jasmine
18 43 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
19 39 (0.70%) Hudson
General
1 1555 (27.73%) Finance
2 733 (13.07%) Banking
3 506 (9.02%) Front Office
4 387 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 233 (4.15%) Retail
6 205 (3.66%) Marketing
7 181 (3.23%) Games
8 161 (2.87%) Advertising
9 110 (1.96%) Telecoms
10 76 (1.36%) Back Office
11 70 (1.25%) Legal
12 59 (1.05%) Publishing
13 50 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.70%) Law
15 23 (0.41%) Multimedia
16 19 (0.34%) Automotive
17 17 (0.30%) Interactive Media
18 16 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.16%) Manufacturing
19 9 (0.16%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1869 (33.33%) .NET
2 1686 (30.06%) HTML
3 1425 (25.41%) CSS
4 1069 (19.06%) jQuery
5 1052 (18.76%) ASP.NET
6 793 (14.14%) HTML5
7 620 (11.06%) Spring
8 557 (9.93%) XML
9 556 (9.91%) Web Services
10 497 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 486 (8.67%) WCF
12 477 (8.51%) AngularJS
13 465 (8.29%) CSS3
14 439 (7.83%) .NET Framework
15 376 (6.70%) Hibernate
16 358 (6.38%) Ajax
17 325 (5.80%) JSON
18 294 (5.24%) WPF
19 270 (4.81%) REST
20 269 (4.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 441 (7.86%) Computer Science
2 310 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 252 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 246 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 245 (4.37%) User Experience
6 234 (4.17%) Open Source
7 217 (3.87%) Fixed Income
8 176 (3.14%) Derivative
9 145 (2.59%) Mathematics
10 127 (2.26%) Equities
11 118 (2.10%) Algorithms
12 116 (2.07%) Hedge funds
13 113 (2.01%) Data Structures
14 82 (1.46%) iPhone
15 80 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
16 67 (1.19%) Visualisation
17 59 (1.05%) N-Tier
17 59 (1.05%) Social Media
18 57 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
19 50 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 477 (8.51%) Linux
2 416 (7.42%) UNIX
3 276 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 273 (4.87%) Windows
5 259 (4.62%) Android
6 58 (1.03%) Solaris
7 28 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 18 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.14%) CentOS
16 5 (0.089%) HPUX
16 5 (0.089%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.089%) openSUSE
16 5 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1955 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1247 (22.24%) MVC
3 1071 (19.10%) TDD
4 916 (16.33%) OO
5 695 (12.39%) Scrum
6 559 (9.97%) Multithreading
7 447 (7.97%) BDD
8 408 (7.28%) E-Commerce
9 396 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
10 387 (6.90%) Web Development
11 339 (6.04%) Unit Testing
12 320 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
13 303 (5.40%) OOP
14 292 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 289 (5.15%) ETL
16 258 (4.60%) Analytics
17 253 (4.51%) Low Latency
18 244 (4.35%) iOS Development
19 233 (4.15%) SOA
20 202 (3.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1907 (34.00%) C#
2 1861 (33.18%) SQL
3 1805 (32.19%) Java
4 1766 (31.49%) JavaScript
5 507 (9.04%) C++
6 492 (8.77%) PHP
7 406 (7.24%) T-SQL
8 395 (7.04%) Python
9 186 (3.32%) VBA
10 185 (3.30%) Ruby
11 141 (2.51%) Scala
12 139 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 138 (2.46%) C
14 135 (2.41%) Objective-C
15 128 (2.28%) VB.NET
16 92 (1.64%) VB
16 92 (1.64%) Perl
17 83 (1.48%) PHP5
18 71 (1.27%) Shell Script
19 58 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 705 (12.57%) Degree
2 94 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (1.60%) VCP4
4 54 (0.96%) PhD
5 42 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 16 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.14%) MCTS
7 8 (0.14%) MCITP
7 8 (0.14%) MCP
8 7 (0.12%) MCSD
9 3 (0.053%) MCSE
9 3 (0.053%) MCSA
9 3 (0.053%) MCPD
10 2 (0.036%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.036%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.018%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.018%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.018%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.018%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (3.28%) QA
2 38 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.23%) WCAG
4 9 (0.16%) SLA
5 4 (0.071%) Basel III
5 4 (0.071%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.053%) Basel II
7 2 (0.036%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.018%) HL7
8 1 (0.018%) MiFID
8 1 (0.018%) EMIR
System Software
1 30 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (0.30%) Varnish
3 17 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.20%) Docker
5 5 (0.089%) HDFS
6 4 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.036%) Firmware
8 1 (0.018%) Squid
8 1 (0.018%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.018%) QEMU
8 1 (0.018%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.018%) GridGain
8 1 (0.018%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (0.61%) Puppet
2 28 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (0.50%) StatsD
3 22 (0.39%) logstash
4 20 (0.36%) Kibana
5 9 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.11%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.089%) Ansible
7 5 (0.089%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.089%) Control-M
7 5 (0.089%) Salt
8 4 (0.071%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.053%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 3 (0.053%) Netcool
9 3 (0.053%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 3 (0.053%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.053%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.036%) Graphite
10 2 (0.036%) Plesk
10 2 (0.036%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 671 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 421 (7.51%) Oracle
3 123 (2.19%) TIBCO
4 114 (2.03%) Zend
5 86 (1.53%) Sybase
5 86 (1.53%) Adobe
6 84 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
7 76 (1.36%) Google
8 74 (1.32%) Facebook
9 56 (1.00%) Sitecore
10 55 (0.98%) hybris
11 54 (0.96%) IBM
11 54 (0.96%) Cognos
12 47 (0.84%) Telerik
13 46 (0.82%) Business Objects
14 43 (0.77%) EPiServer
14 43 (0.77%) Demandware
15 40 (0.71%) ATG
16 39 (0.70%) SAP
17 37 (0.66%) Intershop
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,00 - 64,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Shares
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago