The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12339 14970 13138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.40% 30.77% 29.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.37% 32.79% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10784 13079 11575
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Developer Salary Trend in London

Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in London

Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 2650 £55,000 +3.77% 631
Kingston Upon Thames 0 87 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Croydon -3 55 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Uxbridge +6 52 £45,000 - 5
Twickenham +2 46 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hammersmith -1 42 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Canary Wharf +12 40 £57,500 -11.53%
Docklands, London +8 38 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Surbiton +2 35 £47,000 +4.44% 3
Ealing 0 30 £45,000 -10.00%
Wimbledon -7 25 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Hounslow +9 18 £60,000 +37.93% 2
Chiswick -1 18 £37,500 +2.73%
Mayfair +8 16 £50,000 -37.50%
Brentford +7 16 £65,000 +89.78% 4
Teddington 0 16 £38,750 -13.88%
Bromley -2 15 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Wembley -2 14 £48,000 +12.94% 5
Beckenham +2 12 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Harrow -1 12 £40,500 +9.90%
Barnet +5 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Southwark 0 10 £44,750 +51.43%
Romford -1 10 £31,250 -26.47% 1
Westminster +4 9 £20,500 -48.75%
Coulsdon -1 9 £47,500 +21.79% 2
West Drayton -3 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Enfield +1 7 £47,500 +9.82% 4
Chessington -5 7 £35,000 -20.00%
Feltham -2 5 £47,500 +14.45%
Sidcup -7 5 £27,500 -33.33% 1
Bermondsey - 4 - -
Isleworth - 4 £32,500 -
Edgware - 3 £56,000 - 2
Paddington -3 2 £42,500 -27.65%
Clapham +4 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Barking 0 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Ilford 0 1 £45,000 +5.88%
New Malden -1 1 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Morden - 1 - -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 9835 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 8988 (37.92%) JavaScript
3 8098 (34.16%) C#
4 7800 (32.91%) HTML
5 7678 (32.39%) .NET
6 7660 (32.32%) SQL
7 7345 (30.99%) Java
8 6593 (27.81%) CSS
9 6427 (27.11%) Finance
10 6233 (26.30%) SQL Server
11 5803 (24.48%) TDD
12 5516 (23.27%) MVC
13 4443 (18.74%) OO
14 4365 (18.41%) ASP.NET
15 4162 (17.56%) jQuery
16 3803 (16.04%) HTML5
17 3726 (15.72%) Degree
18 3454 (14.57%) Scrum
19 2821 (11.90%) Web Services
20 2773 (11.70%) Microsoft
21 2735 (11.54%) Git (software)
22 2640 (11.14%) AngularJS
23 2537 (10.70%) XML
24 2513 (10.60%) Linux
25 2485 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
26 2460 (10.38%) Spring
27 2385 (10.06%) Computer Science
28 2369 (9.99%) PHP
29 2331 (9.83%) E-Commerce
30 2330 (9.83%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1469 (6.20%) Node.js
2 933 (3.94%) CMS
3 766 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 592 (2.50%) Apache
5 582 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 492 (2.08%) IIS
7 355 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
8 339 (1.43%) WordPress
9 333 (1.40%) Drupal
10 316 (1.33%) Apache Solr
11 303 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 295 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 274 (1.16%) JBoss
14 261 (1.10%) Umbraco
15 259 (1.09%) WebSphere
16 247 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
17 238 (1.00%) WebLogic
18 163 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
18 163 (0.69%) nginx
19 100 (0.42%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1332 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 417 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 272 (1.15%) MS Office
4 148 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 84 (0.35%) PowerPivot
6 81 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 59 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 56 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 39 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 31 (0.13%) InDesign
11 30 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 28 (0.12%) Fireworks
13 23 (0.097%) AutoCAD
14 14 (0.059%) Adobe After Effects
15 13 (0.055%) CPLEX
16 11 (0.046%) FastStats
17 8 (0.034%) Mathematica
18 7 (0.030%) MS Project
18 7 (0.030%) GNU Octave
19 6 (0.025%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 226 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 148 (0.62%) Magento
3 94 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 89 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 71 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 57 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 55 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
7 55 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 54 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 52 (0.22%) Markit EDM
10 45 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
11 43 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
12 40 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
13 34 (0.14%) RMDS
14 26 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 26 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
15 24 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
16 23 (0.097%) BusinessWorks
17 20 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
18 19 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 885 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 524 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 309 (1.30%) SaaS
4 284 (1.20%) GitHub
5 106 (0.45%) Force.com
6 99 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 78 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 52 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 46 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 41 (0.17%) PaaS
11 40 (0.17%) Heroku
12 37 (0.16%) Silverpop
13 30 (0.13%) Office 365
14 22 (0.093%) IaaS
15 21 (0.089%) Google App Engine
16 19 (0.080%) Amazon S3
17 14 (0.059%) Trello
18 13 (0.055%) CodePlex
19 12 (0.051%) Adobe Analytics
20 11 (0.046%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 665 (2.81%) Internet
2 498 (2.10%) HTTP
3 188 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 133 (0.56%) Intranet
5 104 (0.44%) Broadband
6 65 (0.27%) SSL
7 62 (0.26%) LDAP
8 59 (0.25%) DNS
9 50 (0.21%) SSH
10 42 (0.18%) Multicast
11 39 (0.16%) FTP
12 38 (0.16%) Firewall
13 36 (0.15%) VPN
14 33 (0.14%) AMQP
15 22 (0.093%) Extranet
16 21 (0.089%) Bluetooth
17 18 (0.076%) HTTPS
18 17 (0.072%) SNMP
19 16 (0.067%) Skype
20 14 (0.059%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6233 (26.30%) SQL Server
2 2097 (8.85%) MySQL
3 1693 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1563 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1361 (5.74%) NoSQL
6 1290 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1235 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
8 1196 (5.05%) Relational Database
9 1151 (4.86%) MongoDB
10 1028 (4.34%) Big Data
11 940 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 770 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 591 (2.49%) Hadoop
14 528 (2.23%) RDBMS
15 526 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
15 526 (2.22%) Oracle Database
16 412 (1.74%) Redis
17 388 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 320 (1.35%) QlikView
19 318 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2735 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 1373 (5.79%) Subversion
3 1146 (4.83%) Visual Studio
4 943 (3.98%) NUnit
5 818 (3.45%) Maven
6 759 (3.20%) Jenkins
7 669 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 640 (2.70%) JUnit
9 599 (2.53%) Selenium
10 546 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
11 484 (2.04%) Eclipse
12 479 (2.02%) JIRA
13 452 (1.91%) Cucumber
14 390 (1.65%) Jasmine
15 385 (1.62%) Moq
16 350 (1.48%) TeamCity
17 326 (1.38%) Grunt
18 292 (1.23%) Xcode
19 284 (1.20%) Ant
20 212 (0.89%) MSTest
General
1 6427 (27.11%) Finance
2 2064 (8.71%) Banking
3 1512 (6.38%) Front Office
4 1179 (4.97%) Marketing
5 1144 (4.83%) Retail
6 906 (3.82%) Investment Banking
7 905 (3.82%) Games
8 641 (2.70%) Advertising
9 495 (2.09%) Telecoms
10 466 (1.97%) Back Office
11 366 (1.54%) Publishing
12 357 (1.51%) Legal
13 345 (1.46%) Law
14 334 (1.41%) Financial Institution
15 132 (0.56%) Automotive
16 88 (0.37%) Online Betting
17 87 (0.37%) French Language
18 71 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 65 (0.27%) Music Industry
20 64 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7800 (32.91%) HTML
2 7678 (32.39%) .NET
3 6593 (27.81%) CSS
4 4365 (18.41%) ASP.NET
5 4162 (17.56%) jQuery
6 3803 (16.04%) HTML5
7 2821 (11.90%) Web Services
8 2640 (11.14%) AngularJS
9 2537 (10.70%) XML
10 2485 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2460 (10.38%) Spring
12 2248 (9.48%) CSS3
13 2071 (8.74%) WCF
14 1900 (8.02%) .NET Framework
15 1770 (7.47%) REST
16 1655 (6.98%) Ajax
17 1439 (6.07%) RESTful
18 1417 (5.98%) WPF
19 1329 (5.61%) JSON
20 1268 (5.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2385 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 1401 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 1379 (5.82%) Open Source
4 1256 (5.30%) User Experience
5 1179 (4.97%) Mobile App
6 809 (3.41%) Derivative
7 790 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 779 (3.29%) Algorithms
9 698 (2.94%) Hedge funds
10 660 (2.78%) Mathematics
11 657 (2.77%) Data Structures
12 502 (2.12%) Fixed Income
13 498 (2.10%) Equities
14 424 (1.79%) Visualisation
15 405 (1.71%) Social Media
16 372 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
17 360 (1.52%) iPhone
18 341 (1.44%) Client/Server
19 265 (1.12%) Blog
20 261 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2513 (10.60%) Linux
2 1794 (7.57%) Windows
3 1665 (7.02%) UNIX
4 1563 (6.59%) Android
5 1547 (6.53%) Apple iOS
6 135 (0.57%) Solaris
7 128 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 102 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 95 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 65 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 64 (0.27%) CentOS
12 63 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 46 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 44 (0.19%) Debian
15 39 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
16 34 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 29 (0.12%) Windows 7
17 29 (0.12%) AIX
18 17 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9835 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 5803 (24.48%) TDD
3 5516 (23.27%) MVC
4 4443 (18.74%) OO
5 3454 (14.57%) Scrum
6 2331 (9.83%) E-Commerce
7 2289 (9.66%) BDD
8 2169 (9.15%) Software Engineering
9 2145 (9.05%) Multithreading
10 2009 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
11 1828 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
12 1526 (6.44%) Web Development
13 1454 (6.13%) OOP
14 1385 (5.84%) Unit Testing
15 1118 (4.72%) Analytics
16 1101 (4.64%) ETL
17 1069 (4.51%) iOS Development
18 961 (4.05%) OOD
19 938 (3.96%) Android Development
20 887 (3.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8988 (37.92%) JavaScript
2 8098 (34.16%) C#
3 7660 (32.32%) SQL
4 7345 (30.99%) Java
5 2369 (9.99%) PHP
6 2330 (9.83%) C++
7 1769 (7.46%) Python
8 1694 (7.15%) T-SQL
9 1138 (4.80%) Ruby
10 852 (3.59%) Scala
11 753 (3.18%) PL/SQL
12 703 (2.97%) Objective-C
13 583 (2.46%) C
14 582 (2.46%) VB.NET
15 516 (2.18%) VBA
16 462 (1.95%) Perl
17 326 (1.38%) Groovy
18 321 (1.35%) VB
19 310 (1.31%) PHP5
20 260 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3726 (15.72%) Degree
2 277 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 224 (0.94%) PhD
4 207 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 86 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 80 (0.34%) MCSD
7 78 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 62 (0.26%) MCP
9 59 (0.25%) MCTS
10 45 (0.19%) MCAD
11 37 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 35 (0.15%) Sun Certification
13 33 (0.14%) ISEB
14 32 (0.13%) MCPD
15 28 (0.12%) PMI Certification
16 27 (0.11%) HND
17 25 (0.11%) OCP
18 23 (0.097%) MCITP
18 23 (0.097%) ISTQB
19 21 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 901 (3.80%) QA
2 46 (0.19%) EMIR
3 45 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
4 43 (0.18%) SLA
5 29 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 24 (0.10%) HL7
7 23 (0.097%) WCAG
8 21 (0.089%) Data Quality
9 13 (0.055%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.055%) MiFID
10 12 (0.051%) WAI
11 8 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.021%) Basel III
12 5 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.017%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.013%) Basel II
15 2 (0.008%) GCP
15 2 (0.008%) Section 508
16 1 (0.004%) Dublin Core
16 1 (0.004%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 111 (0.47%) Varnish
2 89 (0.38%) Docker
3 57 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 55 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (0.12%) HDFS
6 23 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (0.072%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.055%) Platform Symphony
9 12 (0.051%) Firmware
10 8 (0.034%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.030%) Hyper-V
12 6 (0.025%) LXC
12 6 (0.025%) Squid
13 5 (0.021%) iptables
14 3 (0.013%) Snort
15 2 (0.008%) KVM
16 1 (0.004%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.004%) Xen
16 1 (0.004%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 248 (1.05%) Puppet
2 180 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (0.43%) Ansible
4 68 (0.29%) Vagrant
5 38 (0.16%) Nagios
6 29 (0.12%) Control-M
6 29 (0.12%) logstash
7 24 (0.10%) Capistrano
8 23 (0.097%) TeamSite
8 23 (0.097%) StatsD
8 23 (0.097%) Kibana
9 21 (0.089%) Salt
10 18 (0.076%) Data Guard
11 16 (0.067%) HAProxy
12 15 (0.063%) Pingdom
13 14 (0.059%) HP UCMDB
14 12 (0.051%) Oozie
15 10 (0.042%) SCOM
16 9 (0.038%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 8 (0.034%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2773 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 2196 (9.26%) Oracle
3 759 (3.20%) Google
4 520 (2.19%) Zend
5 435 (1.84%) Facebook
6 376 (1.59%) Sybase
7 360 (1.52%) Adobe
8 302 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 276 (1.16%) TIBCO
10 269 (1.13%) Business Objects
11 255 (1.08%) Apple
12 245 (1.03%) IBM
13 227 (0.96%) Tableau
14 201 (0.85%) Twitter
15 192 (0.81%) Informatica
16 187 (0.79%) Sitecore
17 180 (0.76%) hybris
18 161 (0.68%) SAP
19 160 (0.67%) Cognos
20 128 (0.54%) Yahoo!
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