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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 158 218 221
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 89 95 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 0.95% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 79 77 100
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £76,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
5956 9484 11366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.19% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 8160 9505
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.14%) C#
3 66 (41.51%) Finance
4 64 (40.25%) .NET
5 63 (39.62%) Java
6 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
7 44 (27.67%) TDD
8 42 (26.42%) SQL
9 39 (24.53%) MVC
10 35 (22.01%) HTML
11 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
12 32 (20.13%) C++
12 32 (20.13%) CSS
12 32 (20.13%) Analytics
13 30 (18.87%) Python
14 27 (16.98%) Scrum
15 26 (16.35%) SQL Server
15 26 (16.35%) Degree
15 26 (16.35%) AngularJS
16 25 (15.72%) BDD
16 25 (15.72%) Computer Science
16 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
17 22 (13.84%) QA
17 22 (13.84%) Hadoop
17 22 (13.84%) Data Structures
18 21 (13.21%) Big Data
18 21 (13.21%) Git (software)
19 20 (12.58%) Test Automation
19 20 (12.58%) Linux
19 20 (12.58%) MongoDB

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 19 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.89%) IIS
2 3 (1.89%) JBoss
2 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.26%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Abaqus
2 2 (1.26%) NASTRAN
2 2 (1.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.52%) GitHub
4 3 (1.89%) PaaS
5 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.52%) HTTP
3 3 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.84%) Hadoop
3 21 (13.21%) Big Data
4 20 (12.58%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (4.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (4.40%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.40%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.40%) QlikView
6 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.14%) MySQL
9 4 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.52%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.69%) Selenium
3 16 (10.06%) Jasmine
3 16 (10.06%) SpecFlow
3 16 (10.06%) WebDriver
4 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
5 10 (6.29%) Subversion
6 5 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.14%) JIRA
7 4 (2.52%) GDB
7 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.52%) Maven
7 4 (2.52%) Valgrind
8 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.26%) JUnit
9 2 (1.26%) Mockito
9 2 (1.26%) YouTrack
General
1 66 (41.51%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Banking
2 10 (6.29%) Retail
3 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.77%) Advertising
5 4 (2.52%) Legal
5 4 (2.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.89%) Games
6 3 (1.89%) Law
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
7 2 (1.26%) Front Office
7 2 (1.26%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (40.25%) .NET
2 35 (22.01%) HTML
3 32 (20.13%) CSS
4 26 (16.35%) AngularJS
5 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
6 19 (11.95%) Web Services
7 16 (10.06%) XML
8 15 (9.43%) WCF
9 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (8.18%) jQuery
10 13 (8.18%) Spring
11 12 (7.55%) Node.js
12 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (6.29%) HTML5
13 9 (5.66%) REST
14 8 (5.03%) RESTful
15 6 (3.77%) JSON
15 6 (3.77%) Silverlight
15 6 (3.77%) STL
16 5 (3.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.84%) Data Structures
3 16 (10.06%) Linked Data
3 16 (10.06%) Public Cloud
4 13 (8.18%) Derivative
5 12 (7.55%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.55%) Taxonomies
6 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.92%) Fixed Income
7 10 (6.29%) Algorithms
8 9 (5.66%) Equities
8 9 (5.66%) Hedge funds
9 7 (4.40%) Physics
9 7 (4.40%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.52%) User Experience
11 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.26%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (1.26%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.58%) Linux
2 13 (8.18%) Unix
3 8 (5.03%) Windows
4 4 (2.52%) Android
5 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
3 44 (27.67%) TDD
4 39 (24.53%) MVC
5 32 (20.13%) Analytics
6 27 (16.98%) Scrum
7 25 (15.72%) BDD
8 20 (12.58%) Test Automation
9 19 (11.95%) OO
10 18 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (10.69%) QA Automation
12 16 (10.06%) Agile Testing
13 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (7.55%) Multithreading
15 11 (6.92%) DevOps
16 10 (6.29%) OOD
16 10 (6.29%) Web Development
17 9 (5.66%) SDLC
17 9 (5.66%) Unit Testing
18 7 (4.40%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.14%) C#
2 63 (39.62%) Java
3 42 (26.42%) SQL
4 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
5 32 (20.13%) C++
6 30 (18.87%) Python
7 15 (9.43%) C
8 13 (8.18%) PL/SQL
9 10 (6.29%) Scala
10 9 (5.66%) Clojure
11 7 (4.40%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.52%) Groovy
12 4 (2.52%) Ruby
13 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.89%) Erlang
13 3 (1.89%) Haskell
13 3 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.89%) OCaml
13 3 (1.89%) Perl
13 3 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) MCSD
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.84%) QA
2 19 (11.95%) SDET
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) HDFS
2 2 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.26%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.66%) Control-M
2 2 (1.26%) Ansible
2 2 (1.26%) Mesos
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.66%) Informatica
4 3 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.26%) ANSYS
5 2 (1.26%) Rally
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) iManage
6 1 (0.63%) Intel
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
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