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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2657 3016 3196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.93% 28.69% 29.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.75% 30.88% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2626 2983
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 £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
9575 9766 10349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.44% 92.91% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8356 8351 9325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 2060 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 2027 (34.85%) C#
3 1962 (33.73%) .NET
4 1954 (33.60%) SQL
5 1882 (32.36%) Java
6 1851 (31.83%) JavaScript
7 1802 (30.98%) HTML
8 1657 (28.49%) Finance
9 1538 (26.44%) CSS
10 1426 (24.52%) SQL Server
11 1256 (21.60%) MVC
12 1123 (19.31%) ASP.NET
13 1103 (18.96%) TDD
14 1097 (18.86%) jQuery
15 1010 (17.37%) OO
16 834 (14.34%) HTML5
17 801 (13.77%) Banking
18 754 (12.96%) Scrum
19 742 (12.76%) Degree
20 703 (12.09%) Microsoft
21 670 (11.52%) Spring
22 629 (10.81%) XML
23 584 (10.04%) Multithreading
24 558 (9.59%) Web Services
25 541 (9.30%) Front Office
26 530 (9.11%) C++
27 519 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
28 496 (8.53%) WCF
29 495 (8.51%) Linux
30 490 (8.43%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 289 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 256 (4.40%) CMS
3 148 (2.54%) Node.js
4 141 (2.42%) Apache
5 130 (2.24%) Tomcat
6 118 (2.03%) WordPress
7 111 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 103 (1.77%) IIS
9 102 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 91 (1.56%) Umbraco
11 83 (1.43%) Apache Solr
12 76 (1.31%) WebLogic
13 61 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
14 60 (1.03%) JBoss
15 54 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
16 51 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
16 51 (0.88%) Drupal
17 41 (0.70%) WebSphere
18 36 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
19 33 (0.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 339 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 106 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 84 (1.44%) MS Office
4 37 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 37 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 17 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.14%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.086%) InDesign
12 4 (0.069%) MS Project
13 3 (0.052%) LaTeX
13 3 (0.052%) Weka
14 2 (0.034%) HipChat
14 2 (0.034%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.034%) XMetaL
14 2 (0.034%) FastStats
15 1 (0.017%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 62 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.45%) Magento
3 25 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 23 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
6 12 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
6 12 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
6 12 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (0.19%) ION MarketView
7 11 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 9 (0.15%) HFM
9 7 (0.12%) RMDS
10 6 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.10%) Cognos Planning
10 6 (0.10%) Tridion
10 6 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.086%) Summit
11 5 (0.086%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 5 (0.086%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.086%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 89 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (0.98%) SaaS
3 49 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (0.74%) GitHub
6 31 (0.53%) Force.com
7 15 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.26%) Office 365
8 11 (0.19%) PaaS
9 4 (0.069%) Heroku
9 4 (0.069%) IaaS
9 4 (0.069%) Trello
9 4 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.034%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.034%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.034%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.034%) Joyent
11 1 (0.017%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.017%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (1.74%) Internet
2 90 (1.55%) Intranet
3 57 (0.98%) HTTP
4 37 (0.64%) Extranet
5 20 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.34%) Broadband
6 10 (0.17%) FTP
7 9 (0.15%) DNS
8 8 (0.14%) VoIP
9 6 (0.10%) Firewall
10 5 (0.086%) Multicast
10 5 (0.086%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.069%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.069%) SSL
12 3 (0.052%) VPN
12 3 (0.052%) LDAP
12 3 (0.052%) SMTP
13 2 (0.034%) GSM
13 2 (0.034%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.034%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1426 (24.52%) SQL Server
2 461 (7.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 451 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 437 (7.51%) MySQL
5 433 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 338 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
7 274 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 217 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 200 (3.44%) NoSQL
10 197 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 190 (3.27%) MongoDB
12 155 (2.67%) Big Data
13 121 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 109 (1.87%) Oracle Database
15 105 (1.81%) OLAP
16 101 (1.74%) Hadoop
17 76 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
18 72 (1.24%) QlikView
19 67 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
20 66 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 414 (7.12%) Git (software)
2 286 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 266 (4.57%) Subversion
4 214 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 184 (3.16%) Maven
6 157 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 132 (2.27%) JUnit
8 117 (2.01%) JIRA
9 97 (1.67%) Selenium
10 79 (1.36%) Ant
10 79 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 76 (1.31%) NUnit
11 76 (1.31%) TeamCity
12 75 (1.29%) Eclipse
13 62 (1.07%) Xcode
14 56 (0.96%) Jasmine
15 47 (0.81%) Mockito
16 46 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
17 39 (0.67%) SpecFlow
17 39 (0.67%) Hudson
General
1 1657 (28.49%) Finance
2 801 (13.77%) Banking
3 541 (9.30%) Front Office
4 406 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 226 (3.89%) Retail
6 224 (3.85%) Marketing
7 194 (3.34%) Games
8 174 (2.99%) Advertising
9 107 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 83 (1.43%) Back Office
11 67 (1.15%) Legal
12 64 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 56 (0.96%) Law
14 54 (0.93%) Publishing
15 22 (0.38%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.36%) Automotive
17 16 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (0.24%) Interactive Media
19 10 (0.17%) Manufacturing
20 8 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1962 (33.73%) .NET
2 1802 (30.98%) HTML
3 1538 (26.44%) CSS
4 1123 (19.31%) ASP.NET
5 1097 (18.86%) jQuery
6 834 (14.34%) HTML5
7 670 (11.52%) Spring
8 629 (10.81%) XML
9 558 (9.59%) Web Services
10 519 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 496 (8.53%) WCF
12 488 (8.39%) CSS3
13 467 (8.03%) AngularJS
14 444 (7.63%) .NET Framework
15 434 (7.46%) Hibernate
16 382 (6.57%) Ajax
17 323 (5.55%) JSON
18 303 (5.21%) WPF
19 301 (5.18%) J2EE
20 270 (4.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 476 (8.18%) Computer Science
2 351 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (4.63%) User Experience
4 253 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 253 (4.35%) Open Source
4 253 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 206 (3.54%) Fixed Income
6 189 (3.25%) Derivative
7 156 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 134 (2.30%) Hedge funds
9 133 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 132 (2.27%) Equities
11 112 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 94 (1.62%) iPhone
13 79 (1.36%) Visualisation
14 77 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
15 66 (1.13%) N-Tier
16 60 (1.03%) Statistics
17 55 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
18 51 (0.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 495 (8.51%) Linux
2 464 (7.98%) UNIX
3 313 (5.38%) Windows
4 282 (4.85%) Apple iOS
5 264 (4.54%) Android
6 60 (1.03%) Solaris
7 29 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 18 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 11 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
15 8 (0.14%) CentOS
16 7 (0.12%) HPUX
16 7 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.086%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2060 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1256 (21.60%) MVC
3 1103 (18.96%) TDD
4 1010 (17.37%) OO
5 754 (12.96%) Scrum
6 584 (10.04%) Multithreading
7 465 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 434 (7.46%) BDD
9 413 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
10 391 (6.72%) Web Development
11 354 (6.09%) Unit Testing
12 326 (5.61%) OOP
13 323 (5.55%) ETL
14 320 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
15 308 (5.30%) Software Engineering
16 274 (4.71%) Low Latency
17 260 (4.47%) iOS Development
18 251 (4.32%) Analytics
19 240 (4.13%) SOA
20 218 (3.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2027 (34.85%) C#
2 1954 (33.60%) SQL
3 1882 (32.36%) Java
4 1851 (31.83%) JavaScript
5 530 (9.11%) C++
6 490 (8.43%) PHP
7 411 (7.07%) T-SQL
8 407 (7.00%) Python
9 188 (3.23%) VBA
10 176 (3.03%) Ruby
11 160 (2.75%) C
12 147 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 139 (2.39%) Objective-C
14 136 (2.34%) VB.NET
15 109 (1.87%) Perl
16 102 (1.75%) PHP5
16 102 (1.75%) Scala
17 96 (1.65%) VB
18 92 (1.58%) Shell Script
19 65 (1.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 742 (12.76%) Degree
2 89 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (0.96%) PhD
4 40 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.14%) MCITP
7 7 (0.12%) MCTS
7 7 (0.12%) MCP
8 6 (0.10%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.086%) MCSD
10 4 (0.069%) ISEB
11 3 (0.052%) MCSE
11 3 (0.052%) MCSA
11 3 (0.052%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.052%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.052%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.034%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.034%) MBA
12 2 (0.034%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.034%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (3.35%) QA
2 37 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.26%) WCAG
4 6 (0.10%) SLA
5 4 (0.069%) Basel III
5 4 (0.069%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.052%) Basel II
7 2 (0.034%) WAI
8 1 (0.017%) EMIR
8 1 (0.017%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.017%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.15%) Docker
5 6 (0.10%) Varnish
6 4 (0.069%) HDFS
7 3 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.034%) Firmware
8 2 (0.034%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.017%) GridGain
9 1 (0.017%) KVM
9 1 (0.017%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.017%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 35 (0.60%) Puppet
1 35 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (0.48%) StatsD
3 22 (0.38%) logstash
4 20 (0.34%) Kibana
5 10 (0.17%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.10%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.10%) Ansible
6 6 (0.10%) Control-M
7 5 (0.086%) Salt
8 3 (0.052%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.052%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.052%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.034%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.034%) Plesk
9 2 (0.034%) yum
9 2 (0.034%) cPanel
9 2 (0.034%) Graphite
9 2 (0.034%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.017%) Oozie
Vendors
1 703 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 452 (7.77%) Oracle
3 118 (2.03%) TIBCO
4 114 (1.96%) Zend
5 98 (1.69%) Adobe
6 94 (1.62%) Sybase
7 92 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 86 (1.48%) Google
9 81 (1.39%) Facebook
10 59 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 58 (1.00%) EPiServer
11 58 (1.00%) Business Objects
12 57 (0.98%) IBM
13 54 (0.93%) Cognos
14 45 (0.77%) Telerik
15 42 (0.72%) hybris
16 40 (0.69%) Twitter
17 36 (0.62%) Informatica
18 35 (0.60%) SAP
19 34 (0.58%) ATG
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + profit share
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £250000000 - £350000000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago