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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 176 178 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 61 81 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.25% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 110
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £28,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
5137 6494 10540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 5767 9155
Median salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 94 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (53.85%) C#
3 71 (49.65%) .NET
4 66 (46.15%) Finance
5 53 (37.06%) HTML
6 50 (34.97%) MVC
7 48 (33.57%) SQL
8 46 (32.17%) Java
8 46 (32.17%) CSS
9 42 (29.37%) JavaScript
10 38 (26.57%) Scrum
11 37 (25.87%) TDD
12 36 (25.17%) WCF
13 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
13 34 (23.78%) AngularJS
14 29 (20.28%) Analytics
14 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET
14 29 (20.28%) Degree
15 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
16 25 (17.48%) BDD
17 23 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (15.38%) OO
19 21 (14.69%) Linux
20 20 (13.99%) XML
20 20 (13.99%) Python
20 20 (13.99%) MongoDB
20 20 (13.99%) .NET Framework
20 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
21 19 (13.29%) Data Structures
21 19 (13.29%) Big Data

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 17 (11.89%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.40%) Apache
3 2 (1.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.29%) PaaS
4 2 (1.40%) GitHub
4 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) 3G
2 1 (0.70%) 4G
2 1 (0.70%) GSM
2 1 (0.70%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.99%) MongoDB
3 19 (13.29%) Big Data
4 16 (11.19%) Hadoop
5 11 (7.69%) MySQL
6 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.80%) Power BI
9 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.40%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.40%) Redis
11 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.70%) OLAP
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.29%) Selenium
5 8 (5.59%) WebDriver
6 7 (4.90%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.90%) Jasmine
6 7 (4.90%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.10%) Appium
8 3 (2.10%) JIRA
8 3 (2.10%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.10%) Mocha
8 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.40%) JUnit
9 2 (1.40%) Mockito
9 2 (1.40%) NUnit
9 2 (1.40%) Phabricator
9 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (46.15%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Banking
3 11 (7.69%) Legal
4 8 (5.59%) Marketing
5 6 (4.20%) Front Office
5 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Automotive
6 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Law
6 3 (2.10%) Retail
7 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.40%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (49.65%) .NET
2 53 (37.06%) HTML
3 46 (32.17%) CSS
4 36 (25.17%) WCF
5 34 (23.78%) AngularJS
6 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET
7 23 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (13.99%) .NET Framework
8 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (13.99%) XML
9 14 (9.79%) jQuery
9 14 (9.79%) JSON
9 14 (9.79%) RESTful
10 13 (9.09%) HTML5
10 13 (9.09%) Node.js
11 12 (8.39%) REST
12 11 (7.69%) Ajax
13 8 (5.59%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.59%) Web Services
13 8 (5.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) Data Structures
2 15 (10.49%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.79%) Linked Data
3 14 (9.79%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.90%) Fintech
5 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.20%) Derivative
5 6 (4.20%) Fixed Income
5 6 (4.20%) Taxonomies
6 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.80%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.10%) Equities
8 3 (2.10%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.40%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.70%) CCTV
10 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Windows
3 9 (6.29%) Unix
4 4 (2.80%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.97%) MVC
3 38 (26.57%) Scrum
4 37 (25.87%) TDD
5 29 (20.28%) Analytics
6 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
7 25 (17.48%) BDD
8 22 (15.38%) OO
9 16 (11.19%) Multithreading
10 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (9.09%) Web Development
12 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (7.69%) OOD
13 11 (7.69%) OOP
13 11 (7.69%) SOLID
14 10 (6.99%) Low Latency
15 8 (5.59%) QA Automation
15 8 (5.59%) Test Automation
16 7 (4.90%) Agile Testing
16 7 (4.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.85%) C#
2 48 (33.57%) SQL
3 46 (32.17%) Java
4 42 (29.37%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.99%) Python
6 16 (11.19%) Ruby
7 15 (10.49%) C++
8 6 (4.20%) Perl
9 5 (3.50%) C
10 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.10%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.10%) PHP
11 3 (2.10%) Scala
12 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.40%) Clojure
12 2 (1.40%) Elixir
12 2 (1.40%) Go
12 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (20.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) MCSD
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) QA
2 13 (9.09%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) KVM
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Ansible
2 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.40%) Informatica
2 2 (1.40%) Sencha
2 2 (1.40%) Twitter
3 1 (0.70%) Google
3 1 (0.70%) iManage
3 1 (0.70%) SAP
3 1 (0.70%) VMware
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