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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13333 14192 15072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.13% 31.70% 30.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.15% 33.88% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11690 12378 13640
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 3306 £52,500 - 572
Croydon +2 67 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Kingston Upon Thames -2 60 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Docklands, London -3 48 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Hammersmith 0 38 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wimbledon 0 36 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Teddington 0 35 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Hounslow +3 34 £45,000 - 9
Harrow +1 33 £42,500 +88.88% 10
Uxbridge +2 27 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bromley +6 25 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Twickenham +7 23 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf +1 22 £57,500 -28.12% 2
Dagenham - 20 £50,000 - 4
Ealing +4 17 £50,000 +4.16%
Orpington +1 16 £40,000 -
New Malden -2 16 £27,500 -12.00%
Enfield +2 15 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Isleworth +1 15 £55,000 +57.14%
Upminster - 15 £35,000 - 1
Chiswick +5 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Westminster +2 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Southwark +1 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Surbiton -6 10 £47,500 +17.28% 2
Sidcup 0 8 £33,750 -34.78%
Erith +1 7 £37,500 -
Pinner - 7 £47,500 - 1
Clapham +5 6 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Hackney -1 6 £33,000 +10.00%
Bexley 0 5 £31,500 -
Ruislip +1 4 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Barnet 0 4 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Drayton - 4 £36,500 - 1
Romford +9 3 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Mayfair 0 3 £40,000 -8.57%
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Beckenham -1 2 £20,000 -52.38%
Wembley -1 2 £35,000 -24.32%
Northwood - 2 £38,500 -
Hayes - 2 £43,500 -
Ilford -1 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Paddington -16 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Mitcham - 1 £36,000 -
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Coulsdon - 1 £37,500 - 1
Greenford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Edgware - 1 £37,500 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 11226 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10376 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 9720 (34.28%) C#
4 9466 (33.39%) HTML
5 8954 (31.58%) .NET
6 8937 (31.52%) Java
7 8640 (30.47%) SQL
8 8348 (29.44%) CSS
9 7461 (26.31%) Finance
10 7208 (25.42%) SQL Server
11 6225 (21.95%) MVC
12 6183 (21.81%) OO
13 6172 (21.77%) TDD
14 5423 (19.13%) jQuery
15 5338 (18.83%) ASP.NET
16 4858 (17.13%) Degree
17 4346 (15.33%) HTML5
18 4120 (14.53%) Scrum
19 3494 (12.32%) Web Services
20 3372 (11.89%) XML
21 3366 (11.87%) PHP
22 3357 (11.84%) Microsoft
23 3245 (11.44%) C++
24 3202 (11.29%) Computer Science
25 3140 (11.07%) Linux
26 3112 (10.98%) E-Commerce
27 3023 (10.66%) Software Engineering
28 2979 (10.51%) MySQL
29 2902 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
30 2875 (10.14%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1338 (4.72%) Node.js
2 1189 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 1163 (4.10%) CMS
4 838 (2.96%) Apache
5 652 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 627 (2.21%) Drupal
7 601 (2.12%) IIS
8 485 (1.71%) WordPress
9 436 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 405 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 386 (1.36%) Apache Solr
12 292 (1.03%) Umbraco
13 261 (0.92%) WebSphere
14 259 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
15 229 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
16 226 (0.80%) WebLogic
17 215 (0.76%) nginx
18 169 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
19 160 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
20 138 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1749 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 569 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 269 (0.95%) MS Office
4 232 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 83 (0.29%) PowerPivot
6 78 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 73 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 60 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 58 (0.20%) MS Visio
10 47 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 36 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
12 31 (0.11%) InDesign
13 23 (0.081%) MS Project
14 14 (0.049%) XMetaL
15 11 (0.039%) Maya
16 8 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
16 8 (0.028%) Weka
17 7 (0.025%) GIMP
17 7 (0.025%) CPLEX
18 6 (0.021%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 293 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 179 (0.63%) Magento
3 76 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 59 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 54 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 52 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 47 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
8 45 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 43 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
10 42 (0.15%) Shopify
11 34 (0.12%) Endur
12 31 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
13 28 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
14 26 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
15 25 (0.088%) RMDS
16 22 (0.078%) osCommerce
17 21 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
17 21 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
18 20 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
19 17 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 537 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 364 (1.28%) SaaS
3 342 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 341 (1.20%) GitHub
5 146 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 121 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 87 (0.31%) Force.com
8 68 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 60 (0.21%) PaaS
10 58 (0.20%) Trello
11 54 (0.19%) Office 365
12 32 (0.11%) Google App Engine
13 27 (0.095%) Heroku
14 26 (0.092%) Amazon EMR
15 25 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
16 17 (0.060%) IaaS
17 16 (0.056%) Google Apps
18 15 (0.053%) Rackspace Cloud
19 10 (0.035%) Basecamp
20 9 (0.032%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 817 (2.88%) Internet
2 674 (2.38%) HTTP
3 334 (1.18%) Intranet
4 272 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 94 (0.33%) Broadband
6 80 (0.28%) Extranet
7 72 (0.25%) SSL
8 71 (0.25%) LDAP
9 68 (0.24%) SSH
10 63 (0.22%) DNS
11 62 (0.22%) FTP
12 50 (0.18%) SAN
13 49 (0.17%) SNMP
14 46 (0.16%) SMTP
15 38 (0.13%) VoIP
16 35 (0.12%) GSM
17 30 (0.11%) Multicast
18 24 (0.085%) AMQP
19 23 (0.081%) Network Security
19 23 (0.081%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7208 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 2979 (10.51%) MySQL
3 2070 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1812 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1691 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1616 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1501 (5.29%) Relational Database
8 1251 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1119 (3.95%) Big Data
10 1096 (3.87%) MongoDB
11 1093 (3.85%) NoSQL
12 1032 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 641 (2.26%) Hadoop
14 614 (2.17%) RDBMS
15 561 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
16 508 (1.79%) Oracle Database
17 472 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
18 468 (1.65%) OLAP
19 345 (1.22%) Redis
20 315 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2789 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 1947 (6.87%) Subversion
3 1294 (4.56%) Visual Studio
4 961 (3.39%) Maven
5 936 (3.30%) NUnit
6 876 (3.09%) JUnit
7 858 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 742 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 634 (2.24%) Selenium
10 620 (2.19%) Cucumber
11 610 (2.15%) JIRA
12 609 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
13 509 (1.80%) Eclipse
14 432 (1.52%) TeamCity
15 396 (1.40%) Jasmine
16 389 (1.37%) Moq
17 337 (1.19%) Ant
18 262 (0.92%) SpecFlow
19 260 (0.92%) Xcode
20 247 (0.87%) Grunt
General
1 7461 (26.31%) Finance
2 2737 (9.65%) Banking
3 1999 (7.05%) Front Office
4 1327 (4.68%) Investment Banking
5 1320 (4.66%) Games
6 1295 (4.57%) Marketing
7 1027 (3.62%) Retail
8 824 (2.91%) Advertising
9 578 (2.04%) Telecoms
10 502 (1.77%) Financial Institution
11 492 (1.74%) Publishing
12 432 (1.52%) Law
12 432 (1.52%) Back Office
13 312 (1.10%) Legal
14 98 (0.35%) Music Industry
15 92 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 86 (0.30%) Manufacturing
16 86 (0.30%) Multimedia
17 82 (0.29%) French Language
18 51 (0.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9466 (33.39%) HTML
2 8954 (31.58%) .NET
3 8348 (29.44%) CSS
4 5423 (19.13%) jQuery
5 5338 (18.83%) ASP.NET
6 4346 (15.33%) HTML5
7 3494 (12.32%) Web Services
8 3372 (11.89%) XML
9 2902 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2875 (10.14%) CSS3
11 2649 (9.34%) Spring
12 2332 (8.22%) WCF
13 2231 (7.87%) Ajax
14 2172 (7.66%) AngularJS
15 1963 (6.92%) .NET Framework
16 1762 (6.21%) WPF
17 1705 (6.01%) REST
18 1613 (5.69%) Hibernate
19 1574 (5.55%) JSON
20 1417 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3202 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 1590 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1508 (5.32%) User Experience
4 1487 (5.24%) Open Source
5 1236 (4.36%) Mobile App
6 1205 (4.25%) Algorithms
7 1164 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1002 (3.53%) Derivative
9 932 (3.29%) Mathematics
10 891 (3.14%) Hedge funds
11 809 (2.85%) Data Structures
12 761 (2.68%) Fixed Income
13 704 (2.48%) Equities
14 526 (1.86%) iPhone
15 457 (1.61%) Visualisation
16 415 (1.46%) Social Media
17 363 (1.28%) Client/Server
18 354 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
19 320 (1.13%) Physics
20 315 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3140 (11.07%) Linux
2 2235 (7.88%) Windows
3 2179 (7.68%) UNIX
4 1791 (6.32%) Android
5 1664 (5.87%) Apple iOS
6 136 (0.48%) Solaris
7 130 (0.46%) Windows Phone
8 75 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 75 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 68 (0.24%) Debian
10 67 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 62 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 57 (0.20%) CentOS
13 54 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 49 (0.17%) Windows 7
15 46 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
16 31 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
18 24 (0.085%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (0.074%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11226 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6225 (21.95%) MVC
3 6183 (21.81%) OO
4 6172 (21.77%) TDD
5 4120 (14.53%) Scrum
6 3112 (10.98%) E-Commerce
7 3023 (10.66%) Software Engineering
8 2742 (9.67%) Multithreading
9 2545 (8.98%) BDD
10 2200 (7.76%) OOP
11 2076 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
12 2019 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
13 1944 (6.86%) Unit Testing
14 1919 (6.77%) Web Development
15 1447 (5.10%) ETL
16 1258 (4.44%) Low Latency
17 1176 (4.15%) Analytics
17 1176 (4.15%) Mentoring
18 1160 (4.09%) OOD
19 1158 (4.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10376 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 9720 (34.28%) C#
3 8937 (31.52%) Java
4 8640 (30.47%) SQL
5 3366 (11.87%) PHP
6 3245 (11.44%) C++
7 2464 (8.69%) Python
8 1926 (6.79%) T-SQL
9 1392 (4.91%) Ruby
10 1041 (3.67%) C
11 822 (2.90%) Objective-C
12 751 (2.65%) Perl
13 713 (2.51%) VBA
14 695 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 659 (2.32%) Scala
16 616 (2.17%) PHP5
17 595 (2.10%) PL/SQL
18 497 (1.75%) VB
19 309 (1.09%) Bash Shell
20 308 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4858 (17.13%) Degree
2 512 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 301 (1.06%) PhD
4 261 (0.92%) MCTS
5 248 (0.87%) MCSD
6 239 (0.84%) MCP
7 230 (0.81%) MCAD
8 119 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 53 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 47 (0.17%) CFA
11 30 (0.11%) Sun Certification
12 29 (0.10%) MCITP
13 19 (0.067%) DV Cleared
14 18 (0.063%) MCSE
15 17 (0.060%) PMI Certification
16 16 (0.056%) MBA
17 15 (0.053%) MCPD
18 14 (0.049%) ISEB
19 11 (0.039%) MCDBA
20 10 (0.035%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1230 (4.34%) QA
2 66 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 45 (0.16%) WCAG
4 40 (0.14%) SLA
5 37 (0.13%) EMIR
5 37 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 27 (0.095%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.071%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.067%) Solvency II
9 17 (0.060%) UCITS
10 13 (0.046%) Basel III
11 7 (0.025%) WAI
12 6 (0.021%) HL7
12 6 (0.021%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.018%) Dublin Core
14 4 (0.014%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.007%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.007%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 1 (0.004%) Basel II
16 1 (0.004%) MiFID
System Software
1 132 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 62 (0.22%) Varnish
3 54 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (0.17%) HDFS
5 13 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 12 (0.042%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.039%) Firmware
7 11 (0.039%) Docker
8 10 (0.035%) vSphere
8 10 (0.035%) KVM
8 10 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.025%) Ceph
11 6 (0.021%) Kamailio
11 6 (0.021%) SpamAssassin
12 5 (0.018%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.018%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.014%) Platform Symphony
13 4 (0.014%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 273 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 233 (0.82%) Puppet
3 75 (0.26%) Ansible
4 62 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 45 (0.16%) logstash
6 43 (0.15%) Capistrano
7 38 (0.13%) Nagios
8 32 (0.11%) YUM
9 26 (0.092%) SCOM
10 25 (0.088%) OpenView
10 25 (0.088%) StatsD
11 17 (0.060%) Kibana
12 16 (0.056%) Control-M
13 9 (0.032%) MOM
13 9 (0.032%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.025%) Plesk
15 6 (0.021%) Oozie
15 6 (0.021%) Hadoop YARN
16 5 (0.018%) Dollar Universe
16 5 (0.018%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3357 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 2646 (9.33%) Oracle
3 882 (3.11%) Google
4 863 (3.04%) Zend
5 663 (2.34%) Facebook
6 582 (2.05%) Adobe
7 476 (1.68%) Sybase
8 370 (1.30%) Business Objects
8 370 (1.30%) Twitter
9 367 (1.29%) JBoss
10 350 (1.23%) TIBCO
11 329 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 312 (1.10%) IBM
13 285 (1.01%) SAP
14 278 (0.98%) Sitecore
15 244 (0.86%) Cognos
16 226 (0.80%) Informatica
17 209 (0.74%) EPiServer
18 181 (0.64%) Bloomberg
19 151 (0.53%) Apple
East London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Intelletect
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Share Options, Bonus, CycleScheme
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Training, Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £800,000 per annum + shares
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Pinner, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40 - £65 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago