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

Location
3 months to
22 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 2650 3469 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.40% 27.46% 30.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.64% 29.67% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2376 2983 3174
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
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 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 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 22 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 1791 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1757 (33.84%) SQL
3 1721 (33.15%) C#
4 1703 (32.80%) JavaScript
5 1652 (31.82%) Java
6 1613 (31.07%) .NET
7 1579 (30.41%) Finance
8 1539 (29.64%) HTML
9 1307 (25.17%) SQL Server
10 1295 (24.94%) CSS
11 1147 (22.09%) MVC
12 999 (19.24%) TDD
13 932 (17.95%) jQuery
14 870 (16.76%) ASP.NET
15 729 (14.04%) HTML5
16 722 (13.91%) OO
17 678 (13.06%) Degree
18 643 (12.38%) Banking
19 620 (11.94%) Microsoft
20 546 (10.52%) Scrum
21 531 (10.23%) Multithreading
22 527 (10.15%) Spring
23 526 (10.13%) Linux
24 502 (9.67%) PHP
25 496 (9.55%) Web Services
26 464 (8.94%) XML
26 464 (8.94%) AngularJS
27 459 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
28 457 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 454 (8.74%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 244 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 210 (4.04%) CMS
3 207 (3.99%) Node.js
4 177 (3.41%) Apache
5 135 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 112 (2.16%) WordPress
7 104 (2.00%) Apache Solr
8 95 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 86 (1.66%) Drupal
10 77 (1.48%) IIS
11 70 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 67 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 59 (1.14%) Umbraco
13 59 (1.14%) WebLogic
14 58 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
15 48 (0.92%) JBoss
16 44 (0.85%) WebSphere
17 39 (0.75%) Jetty
18 32 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
19 29 (0.56%) Kentico
Applications
1 301 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.48%) MS Office
3 76 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 33 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 30 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 22 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.15%) Mathematica
11 6 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.096%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.058%) GNU Octave
14 2 (0.039%) MS Project
14 2 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.039%) CPLEX
15 1 (0.019%) Mingle
15 1 (0.019%) FastStats
15 1 (0.019%) Maya
15 1 (0.019%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 59 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.75%) Magento
3 24 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 22 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
5 18 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
8 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.096%) SunGard GMI
10 5 (0.096%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.096%) Summit
10 5 (0.096%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.096%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.096%) SAP APO
10 5 (0.096%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 144 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (1.14%) SaaS
4 36 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (0.52%) Force.com
6 26 (0.50%) GitHub
7 22 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (0.37%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.15%) Trello
10 7 (0.13%) Office 365
10 7 (0.13%) PaaS
10 7 (0.13%) IaaS
11 6 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.096%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.077%) Heroku
14 3 (0.058%) Joyent
15 2 (0.039%) Amazon S3
16 1 (0.019%) CloudFront
16 1 (0.019%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 116 (2.23%) Internet
2 80 (1.54%) HTTP
3 43 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 41 (0.79%) Intranet
5 23 (0.44%) Broadband
6 19 (0.37%) Multicast
7 17 (0.33%) Firewall
8 15 (0.29%) Bluetooth
9 14 (0.27%) FTP
10 13 (0.25%) Extranet
11 10 (0.19%) SSL
12 9 (0.17%) LDAP
12 9 (0.17%) DNS
13 7 (0.13%) Skype
14 6 (0.12%) VPN
15 5 (0.096%) Wireless
15 5 (0.096%) HTTPS
16 3 (0.058%) SSH
16 3 (0.058%) Kerberos
17 1 (0.019%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1307 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 457 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 448 (8.63%) MySQL
4 433 (8.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 369 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 284 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
7 272 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 216 (4.16%) Relational Database
9 209 (4.03%) NoSQL
10 202 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 192 (3.70%) Big Data
12 180 (3.47%) MongoDB
13 122 (2.35%) Hadoop
14 119 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
15 111 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
16 104 (2.00%) Oracle Database
17 84 (1.62%) RDBMS
18 79 (1.52%) OLAP
19 75 (1.44%) QlikView
20 63 (1.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 428 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 264 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 244 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 203 (3.91%) Maven
5 198 (3.81%) Jenkins
6 179 (3.45%) Subversion
7 164 (3.16%) JUnit
8 106 (2.04%) JIRA
9 98 (1.89%) Selenium
10 81 (1.56%) Ant
10 81 (1.56%) NUnit
11 76 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 63 (1.21%) TeamCity
13 57 (1.10%) Cucumber
14 55 (1.06%) Mockito
15 52 (1.00%) Jasmine
16 51 (0.98%) WebDriver
17 37 (0.71%) Gradle
17 37 (0.71%) Mercurial
18 34 (0.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 1579 (30.41%) Finance
2 643 (12.38%) Banking
3 451 (8.69%) Front Office
4 307 (5.91%) Investment Banking
5 231 (4.45%) Marketing
6 192 (3.70%) Retail
7 153 (2.95%) Advertising
8 118 (2.27%) Games
9 103 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 87 (1.68%) Legal
11 78 (1.50%) Back Office
12 57 (1.10%) Publishing
13 46 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 40 (0.77%) Law
15 20 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 19 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.25%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.21%) International Banking
18 11 (0.21%) Automotive
19 9 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1613 (31.07%) .NET
2 1539 (29.64%) HTML
3 1295 (24.94%) CSS
4 932 (17.95%) jQuery
5 870 (16.76%) ASP.NET
6 729 (14.04%) HTML5
7 527 (10.15%) Spring
8 496 (9.55%) Web Services
9 464 (8.94%) XML
9 464 (8.94%) AngularJS
10 459 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 437 (8.42%) CSS3
12 401 (7.72%) WCF
13 374 (7.20%) .NET Framework
14 297 (5.72%) Hibernate
15 282 (5.43%) Ajax
16 278 (5.35%) JSON
17 271 (5.22%) REST
18 256 (4.93%) WPF
19 234 (4.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 409 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 254 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 240 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 221 (4.26%) Derivative
5 218 (4.20%) Open Source
5 218 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 216 (4.16%) User Experience
7 141 (2.72%) Fixed Income
7 141 (2.72%) Equities
8 138 (2.66%) Data Structures
9 128 (2.47%) Mathematics
10 117 (2.25%) Algorithms
11 102 (1.96%) Hedge funds
12 63 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 63 (1.21%) Social Media
13 56 (1.08%) Visualisation
14 52 (1.00%) iPhone
15 47 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 40 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
16 40 (0.77%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 526 (10.13%) Linux
2 385 (7.42%) UNIX
3 256 (4.93%) Windows
4 237 (4.56%) Android
5 234 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 47 (0.91%) Solaris
7 29 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.23%) openSUSE
11 12 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.15%) CentOS
13 6 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.096%) CoreOS
15 4 (0.077%) AIX
15 4 (0.077%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.058%) Debian
16 3 (0.058%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1791 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1147 (22.09%) MVC
3 999 (19.24%) TDD
4 722 (13.91%) OO
5 546 (10.52%) Scrum
6 531 (10.23%) Multithreading
7 454 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
8 405 (7.80%) BDD
9 401 (7.72%) Web Development
10 378 (7.28%) E-Commerce
11 362 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
12 321 (6.18%) Software Engineering
13 287 (5.53%) Unit Testing
14 259 (4.99%) Analytics
15 253 (4.87%) ETL
16 243 (4.68%) OOP
17 202 (3.89%) Low Latency
18 192 (3.70%) iOS Development
19 168 (3.24%) Mentoring
20 164 (3.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1757 (33.84%) SQL
2 1721 (33.15%) C#
3 1703 (32.80%) JavaScript
4 1652 (31.82%) Java
5 502 (9.67%) PHP
6 444 (8.55%) C++
7 404 (7.78%) T-SQL
8 401 (7.72%) Python
9 233 (4.49%) Ruby
10 185 (3.56%) Scala
11 149 (2.87%) VBA
12 127 (2.45%) PL/SQL
13 126 (2.43%) Objective-C
14 121 (2.33%) C
15 110 (2.12%) Perl
16 108 (2.08%) VB.NET
17 74 (1.43%) VB
18 72 (1.39%) Shell Script
19 64 (1.23%) Apex Code
20 63 (1.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 678 (13.06%) Degree
2 75 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (1.37%) PhD
4 23 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 13 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (0.23%) OCP
7 11 (0.21%) MCSD
7 11 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.17%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.15%) MCAD
10 7 (0.13%) MCP
11 6 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.096%) MCTS
12 5 (0.096%) MCITP
12 5 (0.096%) PMP
13 4 (0.077%) MCSE
14 2 (0.039%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.019%) MCPD
15 1 (0.019%) MBA
15 1 (0.019%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (3.10%) QA
2 17 (0.33%) SLA
3 15 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.23%) WCAG
4 12 (0.23%) EMIR
5 9 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.077%) MiFID
9 2 (0.039%) Basel III
10 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.019%) WAI
10 1 (0.019%) HL7
10 1 (0.019%) RosettaNet
10 1 (0.019%) Basel II
System Software
1 27 (0.52%) Docker
2 23 (0.44%) Varnish
3 18 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.077%) LXC
6 4 (0.077%) HDFS
7 3 (0.058%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.039%) Firmware
8 2 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.019%) QEMU
9 1 (0.019%) KVM
9 1 (0.019%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.019%) Squid
Systems Management
1 58 (1.12%) Puppet
2 33 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.40%) TeamSite
4 20 (0.39%) StatsD
4 20 (0.39%) logstash
4 20 (0.39%) Kibana
4 20 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 15 (0.29%) Salt
6 9 (0.17%) Nagios
7 7 (0.13%) Ansible
7 7 (0.13%) Control-M
8 4 (0.077%) Netcool
8 4 (0.077%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 4 (0.077%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.077%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (0.077%) OPNET
8 4 (0.077%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.058%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.039%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.039%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 620 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 392 (7.55%) Oracle
3 90 (1.73%) Sybase
4 86 (1.66%) Zend
4 86 (1.66%) Google
5 85 (1.64%) TIBCO
5 85 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 78 (1.50%) Business Objects
7 62 (1.19%) hybris
8 61 (1.17%) Cognos
9 58 (1.12%) Adobe
10 55 (1.06%) IBM
11 53 (1.02%) SAP
12 50 (0.96%) Demandware
13 47 (0.91%) Facebook
14 44 (0.85%) Apple
15 38 (0.73%) Tableau
16 37 (0.71%) ATG
17 36 (0.69%) Sitecore
18 35 (0.67%) Intershop
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Prospects & Tech
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Environment
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, bonus & gym
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago