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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
London / City of London
Rank 173 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 59 79 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 1.15% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.20% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 120
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,000 £37,495
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
4820 6569 9792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.74% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5862 8414
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 80 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (50.76%) C#
3 62 (46.97%) .NET
4 59 (44.70%) Finance
5 47 (35.61%) HTML
6 45 (34.09%) SQL
6 45 (34.09%) MVC
7 43 (32.58%) JavaScript
8 40 (30.30%) Scrum
8 40 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 39 (29.55%) WCF
10 38 (28.79%) Java
10 38 (28.79%) CSS
11 36 (27.27%) Linux
12 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
13 28 (21.21%) TDD
14 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET
15 26 (19.70%) .NET Framework
15 26 (19.70%) Degree
16 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
17 23 (17.42%) OO
17 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (13.64%) RESTful
19 18 (13.64%) Banking
20 17 (12.88%) C++
20 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
21 16 (12.12%) Python
21 16 (12.12%) Windows
21 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio

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 7 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.79%) Apache
3 2 (1.52%) Confluence
3 2 (1.52%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) Mule
4 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.30%) PaaS
3 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.27%) SaaS
5 2 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) 3G
2 1 (0.76%) 4G
2 1 (0.76%) GSM
2 1 (0.76%) OpenFlow
2 1 (0.76%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.82%) Big Data
3 9 (6.82%) KDB
3 9 (6.82%) Kdb+
3 9 (6.82%) MySQL
3 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.03%) Power BI
8 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.52%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.52%) Redis
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) OLAP
9 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.03%) Subversion
4 4 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.27%) Appium
5 3 (2.27%) JIRA
5 3 (2.27%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.52%) Maven
6 2 (1.52%) Mocha
6 2 (1.52%) NUnit
6 2 (1.52%) Phabricator
6 2 (1.52%) Selenium
6 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 59 (44.70%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Front Office
3 8 (6.06%) Legal
4 7 (5.30%) Marketing
5 6 (4.55%) French Language
5 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Advertising
7 2 (1.52%) Automotive
7 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.52%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (46.97%) .NET
2 47 (35.61%) HTML
3 40 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 39 (29.55%) WCF
5 38 (28.79%) CSS
6 27 (20.45%) ASP.NET
7 26 (19.70%) .NET Framework
8 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (13.64%) RESTful
11 16 (12.12%) jQuery
12 15 (11.36%) Entity Framework
13 14 (10.61%) Ajax
13 14 (10.61%) Node.js
14 13 (9.85%) XML
15 11 (8.33%) JSON
15 11 (8.33%) REST
16 10 (7.58%) HTML5
16 10 (7.58%) React
16 10 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Derivative
1 10 (7.58%) Fintech
2 9 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.30%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.79%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.79%) Equities
5 5 (3.79%) Linked Data
5 5 (3.79%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.03%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.52%) Clustering
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.76%) CCTV
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.27%) Linux
2 16 (12.12%) Windows
3 14 (10.61%) Unix
4 9 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.52%) Android
6 2 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.09%) MVC
3 40 (30.30%) Scrum
4 28 (21.21%) TDD
5 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
6 23 (17.42%) OO
7 16 (12.12%) BDD
7 16 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.12%) Low Latency
8 14 (10.61%) Analytics
8 14 (10.61%) Multithreading
9 13 (9.85%) OOP
10 12 (9.09%) Web Development
11 11 (8.33%) SOLID
12 9 (6.82%) Mathematics
12 9 (6.82%) Validation
13 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.06%) OOD
13 8 (6.06%) Open Source
13 8 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.76%) C#
2 45 (34.09%) SQL
3 43 (32.58%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.79%) Java
5 17 (12.88%) C++
6 16 (12.12%) Python
6 16 (12.12%) Ruby
7 9 (6.82%) C
7 9 (6.82%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.30%) Scala
10 5 (3.79%) PHP
11 4 (3.03%) F#
11 4 (3.03%) Go
11 4 (3.03%) Perl
11 4 (3.03%) VBA
12 3 (2.27%) Haskell
13 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.52%) Erlang
13 2 (1.52%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 26 (19.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) CFA
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
1 1 (0.76%) KVM
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle
2 2 (1.52%) Sencha
2 2 (1.52%) Twitter
3 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.76%) Intel
3 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.76%) VMware
3 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension,healthcare,etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago