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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3171 3772 3585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.44% 30.95% 28.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.47% 33.30% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 3420 3409
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
10407 11329 11757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.34% 92.96% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8912 9858 10814
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 2347 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2298 (34.81%) Java
3 2143 (32.46%) C#
4 2132 (32.30%) JavaScript
5 2112 (32.00%) SQL
6 2079 (31.50%) Finance
7 2033 (30.80%) .NET
8 2002 (30.33%) HTML
9 1702 (25.78%) CSS
10 1692 (25.63%) SQL Server
11 1270 (19.24%) OO
12 1194 (18.09%) TDD
13 1168 (17.69%) MVC
14 1129 (17.10%) jQuery
15 1108 (16.79%) ASP.NET
16 1000 (15.15%) Degree
17 962 (14.57%) Banking
18 879 (13.32%) HTML5
19 846 (12.82%) Scrum
20 834 (12.63%) XML
21 806 (12.21%) Microsoft
22 750 (11.36%) Multithreading
23 733 (11.10%) Spring
24 695 (10.53%) Web Services
25 670 (10.15%) C++
26 668 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 647 (9.80%) Front Office
28 646 (9.79%) Computer Science
29 611 (9.26%) Linux
30 580 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 296 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 232 (3.51%) CMS
3 215 (3.26%) Node.js
4 168 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 143 (2.17%) Apache
6 140 (2.12%) IIS
7 106 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 95 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 81 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 78 (1.18%) Apache Solr
11 75 (1.14%) WordPress
12 72 (1.09%) WebLogic
13 69 (1.05%) JBoss
13 69 (1.05%) Drupal
14 62 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
15 61 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
16 57 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
17 52 (0.79%) WebSphere
18 41 (0.62%) MQSeries
19 38 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 424 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 129 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 78 (1.18%) MS Office
4 47 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 17 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.18%) Fireworks
9 11 (0.17%) XMetaL
9 11 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.076%) InDesign
12 3 (0.045%) SPSS
12 3 (0.045%) MS Project
12 3 (0.045%) LaTeX
12 3 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.045%) Weka
13 2 (0.030%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.015%) Maya
Business Applications
1 91 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.48%) Markit EDM
3 26 (0.39%) Magento
4 15 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (0.17%) HFM
7 10 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
9 8 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.091%) Advent Geneva
12 5 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (0.076%) Adaptiv
13 4 (0.061%) RMDS
13 4 (0.061%) LatentZero
13 4 (0.061%) Agresso
13 4 (0.061%) BusinessWorks
13 4 (0.061%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 72 (1.09%) SaaS
2 63 (0.95%) GitHub
3 55 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (0.26%) PaaS
8 15 (0.23%) Force.com
9 14 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.14%) Office 365
11 6 (0.091%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.091%) IaaS
12 5 (0.076%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.076%) Heroku
13 4 (0.061%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.061%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.015%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.015%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 150 (2.27%) Internet
2 129 (1.95%) Intranet
3 88 (1.33%) HTTP
4 28 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.41%) Extranet
6 22 (0.33%) Broadband
7 15 (0.23%) VoIP
8 14 (0.21%) GSM
9 12 (0.18%) DNS
10 11 (0.17%) SSL
10 11 (0.17%) FTP
11 7 (0.11%) SSH
12 6 (0.091%) Firewall
13 5 (0.076%) RTP
14 3 (0.045%) SAN
14 3 (0.045%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.045%) Network Security
14 3 (0.045%) AMQP
15 2 (0.030%) Multicast
15 2 (0.030%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1692 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 668 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 580 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 525 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 517 (7.83%) MySQL
6 441 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
7 419 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 291 (4.41%) Relational Database
9 205 (3.11%) MongoDB
10 202 (3.06%) NoSQL
11 173 (2.62%) Big Data
12 172 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
13 166 (2.51%) OLAP
14 153 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 116 (1.76%) Hadoop
16 108 (1.64%) Oracle Database
17 93 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 82 (1.24%) RDBMS
19 74 (1.12%) QlikView
20 66 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 501 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 381 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 319 (4.83%) Subversion
4 197 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 196 (2.97%) Maven
6 164 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 156 (2.36%) JIRA
8 148 (2.24%) JUnit
9 128 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 116 (1.76%) Selenium
11 105 (1.59%) Eclipse
12 77 (1.17%) Jasmine
13 75 (1.14%) Ant
14 73 (1.11%) NUnit
15 66 (1.00%) Xcode
16 65 (0.98%) TeamCity
17 54 (0.82%) Grunt
17 54 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 43 (0.65%) Hudson
19 41 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 2079 (31.50%) Finance
2 962 (14.57%) Banking
3 647 (9.80%) Front Office
4 464 (7.03%) Investment Banking
5 250 (3.79%) Marketing
6 246 (3.73%) Games
7 230 (3.48%) Retail
8 191 (2.89%) Advertising
9 148 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 88 (1.33%) Legal
11 83 (1.26%) Law
12 79 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 78 (1.18%) Back Office
14 71 (1.08%) Publishing
15 38 (0.58%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.32%) Online Betting
17 19 (0.29%) Automotive
18 15 (0.23%) Retail Banking
19 14 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
20 11 (0.17%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2033 (30.80%) .NET
2 2002 (30.33%) HTML
3 1702 (25.78%) CSS
4 1129 (17.10%) jQuery
5 1108 (16.79%) ASP.NET
6 879 (13.32%) HTML5
7 834 (12.63%) XML
8 733 (11.10%) Spring
9 695 (10.53%) Web Services
10 501 (7.59%) CSS3
11 497 (7.53%) WCF
12 472 (7.15%) Hibernate
13 458 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 449 (6.80%) Ajax
15 426 (6.45%) AngularJS
16 400 (6.06%) .NET Framework
17 382 (5.79%) JSON
18 347 (5.26%) WPF
19 336 (5.09%) J2EE
20 329 (4.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 646 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 460 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 327 (4.95%) User Experience
4 321 (4.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 312 (4.73%) Open Source
6 272 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 262 (3.97%) Derivative
8 242 (3.67%) Algorithms
9 219 (3.32%) Equities
10 213 (3.23%) Fixed Income
11 209 (3.17%) Mathematics
12 183 (2.77%) Hedge funds
13 154 (2.33%) Data Structures
14 129 (1.95%) iPhone
15 92 (1.39%) Market Risk
16 83 (1.26%) Visualisation
17 80 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
18 79 (1.20%) Social Network
19 76 (1.15%) Client/Server
20 70 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 611 (9.26%) Linux
2 511 (7.74%) UNIX
3 392 (5.94%) Windows
4 331 (5.01%) Apple iOS
5 328 (4.97%) Android
6 51 (0.77%) Solaris
7 22 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 18 (0.27%) NetWare
10 13 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
12 11 (0.17%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.12%) Debian
14 6 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.076%) Windows Phone 7
15 5 (0.076%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2347 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1270 (19.24%) OO
3 1194 (18.09%) TDD
4 1168 (17.69%) MVC
5 846 (12.82%) Scrum
6 750 (11.36%) Multithreading
7 573 (8.68%) E-Commerce
8 555 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
9 445 (6.74%) Web Development
10 440 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 418 (6.33%) BDD
12 401 (6.07%) ETL
13 393 (5.95%) OOP
14 391 (5.92%) Unit Testing
15 388 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 388 (5.88%) Low Latency
16 298 (4.51%) Analytics
17 291 (4.41%) iOS Development
18 284 (4.30%) SOA
19 252 (3.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2298 (34.81%) Java
2 2143 (32.46%) C#
3 2132 (32.30%) JavaScript
4 2112 (32.00%) SQL
5 670 (10.15%) C++
6 576 (8.73%) PHP
7 530 (8.03%) Python
8 487 (7.38%) T-SQL
9 254 (3.85%) Ruby
10 221 (3.35%) C
11 205 (3.11%) VBA
12 178 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 177 (2.68%) Objective-C
14 157 (2.38%) VB
15 139 (2.11%) PHP5
16 123 (1.86%) PL/SQL
17 121 (1.83%) Perl
18 103 (1.56%) Scala
19 95 (1.44%) Shell Script
20 71 (1.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1000 (15.15%) Degree
2 109 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (0.95%) PhD
4 39 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 23 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.32%) MCTS
7 10 (0.15%) MCITP
7 10 (0.15%) MCDBA
8 9 (0.14%) MCSD
9 7 (0.11%) MCAD
9 7 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.091%) BC Cleared
10 6 (0.091%) ISEB
11 5 (0.076%) MCP
11 5 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.061%) CFA
12 4 (0.061%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.045%) MBA
13 3 (0.045%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.045%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (4.14%) QA
2 46 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.29%) WCAG
4 9 (0.14%) SLA
5 5 (0.076%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.076%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.045%) Basel III
6 3 (0.045%) Dublin Core
6 3 (0.045%) WAI
7 2 (0.030%) EMIR
7 2 (0.030%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.015%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.015%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.015%) Section 508
8 1 (0.015%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.015%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.20%) Varnish
2 13 (0.20%) HDFS
3 11 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.045%) Platform Symphony
6 2 (0.030%) Docker
6 2 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.015%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.015%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 36 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (0.52%) Puppet
3 25 (0.38%) StatsD
4 24 (0.36%) logstash
5 18 (0.27%) Kibana
6 17 (0.26%) Capistrano
7 10 (0.15%) Control-M
8 9 (0.14%) Ansible
9 8 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.076%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.076%) Dollar Universe
10 5 (0.076%) YUM
11 4 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.030%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.030%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.030%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.030%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.015%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 1 (0.015%) WMI
13 1 (0.015%) Plesk
Vendors
1 806 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 556 (8.42%) Oracle
3 138 (2.09%) Zend
4 132 (2.00%) Google
5 123 (1.86%) Adobe
6 104 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 103 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 99 (1.50%) Sybase
9 97 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 75 (1.14%) EPiServer
11 74 (1.12%) Facebook
12 55 (0.83%) IBM
13 50 (0.76%) SAP
14 48 (0.73%) Cognos
15 46 (0.70%) Bloomberg
15 46 (0.70%) Twitter
16 42 (0.64%) Telerik
17 40 (0.61%) Sitecore
18 38 (0.58%) Informatica
19 35 (0.53%) hybris
City, London
mkodo
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonua
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago