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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 179 168 264
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 77 149 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 133 85
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
6027 9788 12422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.74% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 8393 10481
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 65 (42.21%) Java
2 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (39.61%) C#
4 56 (36.36%) Finance
5 51 (33.12%) .NET
6 49 (31.82%) SQL
7 46 (29.87%) Software Engineering
8 36 (23.38%) JavaScript
9 35 (22.73%) TDD
10 33 (21.43%) C++
11 31 (20.13%) HTML
12 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
13 29 (18.83%) Python
14 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 26 (16.88%) CSS
15 26 (16.88%) Degree
16 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
16 24 (15.58%) MVC
17 23 (14.94%) Web Services
18 22 (14.29%) Scrum
19 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (12.99%) QA
20 20 (12.99%) C
20 20 (12.99%) Analytics
20 20 (12.99%) AngularJS
21 19 (12.34%) Git (software)
22 18 (11.69%) Subversion
22 18 (11.69%) Oracle
22 18 (11.69%) Linux
22 18 (11.69%) Data Structures

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 12 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.60%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.95%) IIS
4 2 (1.30%) Apache
4 2 (1.30%) JBoss
4 2 (1.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.30%) Abaqus
3 2 (1.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.30%) NASTRAN
3 2 (1.30%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) GitHub
4 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.60%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.79%) Big Data
5 12 (7.79%) Oracle Database
5 12 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (6.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 10 (6.49%) BusinessObjects XI
7 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (6.49%) QlikView
8 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
10 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.90%) CouchDB
11 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (12.34%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.69%) Subversion
3 14 (9.09%) Selenium
4 12 (7.79%) WebDriver
5 11 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 10 (6.49%) Jasmine
7 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.90%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.90%) Maven
9 5 (3.25%) JIRA
10 4 (2.60%) GDB
10 4 (2.60%) Valgrind
11 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.30%) Gradle
12 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (1.30%) YouTrack
General
1 56 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.19%) Retail
5 7 (4.55%) Advertising
6 6 (3.90%) Law
7 4 (2.60%) Front Office
7 4 (2.60%) Games
7 4 (2.60%) Marketing
8 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.30%) Electronics
9 2 (1.30%) Legal
9 2 (1.30%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.65%) Back Office
10 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (33.12%) .NET
2 31 (20.13%) HTML
3 26 (16.88%) CSS
4 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 23 (14.94%) Web Services
6 20 (12.99%) AngularJS
7 17 (11.04%) XML
8 16 (10.39%) jQuery
9 12 (7.79%) Node.js
10 11 (7.14%) Silverlight
10 11 (7.14%) WCF
11 10 (6.49%) Spring
12 8 (5.19%) HTML5
13 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.55%) REST
13 7 (4.55%) RESTful
14 6 (3.90%) STL
15 5 (3.25%) CSS3
15 5 (3.25%) Ember.js
15 5 (3.25%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.69%) Data Structures
3 14 (9.09%) Derivative
4 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.44%) Equities
4 13 (8.44%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.79%) Algorithms
6 11 (7.14%) Fixed Income
6 11 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 8 (5.19%) Linked Data
7 8 (5.19%) Physics
7 8 (5.19%) Public Cloud
7 8 (5.19%) Taxonomies
8 6 (3.90%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.60%) User Experience
10 3 (1.95%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.95%) Cryptocurrency
10 3 (1.95%) Fintech
10 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Linux
2 10 (6.49%) Unix
2 10 (6.49%) Windows
3 4 (2.60%) Android
3 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) Software Engineering
3 35 (22.73%) TDD
4 24 (15.58%) MVC
5 22 (14.29%) Scrum
6 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.99%) Analytics
8 18 (11.69%) BDD
9 16 (10.39%) OO
9 16 (10.39%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.39%) Unit Testing
10 15 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.09%) SDLC
11 14 (9.09%) Web Development
12 12 (7.79%) QA Automation
13 11 (7.14%) DevOps
13 11 (7.14%) Open Source
14 10 (6.49%) Agile Testing
15 9 (5.84%) Release Management
16 7 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 65 (42.21%) Java
2 61 (39.61%) C#
3 49 (31.82%) SQL
4 36 (23.38%) JavaScript
5 33 (21.43%) C++
6 29 (18.83%) Python
7 20 (12.99%) C
8 14 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 12 (7.79%) Scala
9 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.84%) Clojure
10 9 (5.84%) Ruby
11 7 (4.55%) PHP
12 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.60%) Groovy
13 3 (1.95%) Delphi
13 3 (1.95%) Erlang
13 3 (1.95%) Haskell
13 3 (1.95%) OCaml
13 3 (1.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (16.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.60%) PhD
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) MCAD
4 2 (1.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.99%) QA
2 13 (8.44%) SDET
3 6 (3.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) HDFS
2 3 (1.95%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) Control-M
2 3 (1.95%) Ansible
2 3 (1.95%) Mesos
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (11.69%) Oracle
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.49%) Informatica
4 3 (1.95%) Google
4 3 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.30%) ANSYS
5 2 (1.30%) IBM
5 2 (1.30%) iManage
5 2 (1.30%) LexisNexis
5 2 (1.30%) Rally
5 2 (1.30%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.65%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.65%) Intel
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £65,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eze Software Group
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City Of London
Guru Careers
Salary: 25000 Per Annum - Full Training
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago