The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 155 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 80 70 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 0.80% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76 59 99
Median salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
5703 8362 10889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.01% 95.60% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5212 7246 9135
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the City of London region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 91 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (49.68%) C#
3 75 (47.77%) .NET
4 65 (41.40%) Finance
5 57 (36.31%) Java
6 50 (31.85%) MVC
7 47 (29.94%) HTML
8 45 (28.66%) SQL
9 42 (26.75%) CSS
9 42 (26.75%) TDD
9 42 (26.75%) Software Engineering
10 37 (23.57%) JavaScript
11 35 (22.29%) Analytics
12 33 (21.02%) ASP.NET
13 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
13 30 (19.11%) Degree
13 30 (19.11%) BDD
14 29 (18.47%) Scrum
15 28 (17.83%) AngularJS
16 27 (17.20%) Big Data
16 27 (17.20%) Python
17 24 (15.29%) Hadoop
17 24 (15.29%) Data Structures
18 23 (14.65%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (14.65%) WCF
19 22 (14.01%) QA
19 22 (14.01%) MongoDB
19 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET MVC
20 21 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
20 21 (13.38%) Git (software)

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (14.65%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.55%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.91%) Apache
3 3 (1.91%) IIS
3 3 (1.91%) JBoss
3 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Abaqus
2 1 (0.64%) NASTRAN
2 1 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.10%) PaaS
4 4 (2.55%) GitHub
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) HTTP
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.20%) Big Data
3 24 (15.29%) Hadoop
4 22 (14.01%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (5.10%) MySQL
7 5 (3.18%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.91%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.91%) QlikView
9 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.46%) Selenium
3 17 (10.83%) WebDriver
4 16 (10.19%) Jasmine
4 16 (10.19%) SpecFlow
5 15 (9.55%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.73%) Subversion
7 8 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.82%) JIRA
9 4 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.55%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.55%) Maven
10 3 (1.91%) Mocha
10 3 (1.91%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.27%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.27%) JUnit
11 2 (1.27%) Mockito
11 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.27%) YouTrack
General
1 65 (41.40%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) Legal
2 10 (6.37%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Banking
4 6 (3.82%) Advertising
5 5 (3.18%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.91%) Automotive
7 3 (1.91%) Front Office
7 3 (1.91%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Electronics
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (1.27%) Music Industry
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (47.77%) .NET
2 47 (29.94%) HTML
3 42 (26.75%) CSS
4 33 (21.02%) ASP.NET
5 28 (17.83%) AngularJS
6 23 (14.65%) WCF
7 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (12.10%) XML
9 17 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (10.19%) HTML5
10 16 (10.19%) Web Services
11 15 (9.55%) RESTful
12 14 (8.92%) jQuery
12 14 (8.92%) Node.js
13 11 (7.01%) .NET Framework
13 11 (7.01%) JSON
13 11 (7.01%) REST
14 10 (6.37%) Ajax
15 9 (5.73%) React
16 8 (5.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Data Structures
2 18 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.46%) Linked Data
2 18 (11.46%) Public Cloud
3 12 (7.64%) Taxonomies
4 10 (6.37%) Derivative
5 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.10%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.10%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.46%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.82%) Equities
9 5 (3.18%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.91%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.91%) Physics
11 3 (1.91%) User Experience
11 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.46%) Linux
2 11 (7.01%) Unix
3 6 (3.82%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Android
4 2 (1.27%) Debian
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.85%) MVC
3 42 (26.75%) Software Engineering
3 42 (26.75%) TDD
4 35 (22.29%) Analytics
5 30 (19.11%) BDD
6 29 (18.47%) Scrum
7 21 (13.38%) OO
8 19 (12.10%) Test Automation
9 17 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.83%) QA Automation
10 16 (10.19%) Agile Testing
10 16 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.92%) Multithreading
11 14 (8.92%) OOD
12 12 (7.64%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.01%) Web Development
14 10 (6.37%) DevOps
14 10 (6.37%) SOLID
15 9 (5.73%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 78 (49.68%) C#
2 57 (36.31%) Java
3 45 (28.66%) SQL
4 37 (23.57%) JavaScript
5 27 (17.20%) Python
6 21 (13.38%) C++
7 8 (5.10%) C
7 8 (5.10%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.46%) Ruby
8 7 (4.46%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.82%) Clojure
9 6 (3.82%) Scala
10 4 (2.55%) PHP
11 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.91%) Go
11 3 (1.91%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.91%) Perl
11 3 (1.91%) VBA
12 2 (1.27%) Haskell
12 2 (1.27%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 30 (19.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) MCSD
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) QA
2 19 (12.10%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Docker
1 3 (1.91%) HDFS
2 2 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) Control-M
2 3 (1.91%) Ansible
3 2 (1.27%) Mesos
4 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.82%) Oracle
3 5 (3.18%) Informatica
4 3 (1.91%) Google
5 2 (1.27%) Rally
5 2 (1.27%) Sencha
5 2 (1.27%) Twitter
6 1 (0.64%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.64%) iManage
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum Bonus Scheme, Ipad, Laptop, Phone,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago