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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14055 14005 15393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.62% 31.16% 30.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.71% 33.32% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12352 12143 13901
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 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 22 August 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 3467 £52,500 - 668
Croydon +3 80 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Kingston Upon Thames -2 70 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Wimbledon 0 47 £45,000 +13.92% 3
Bromley +1 46 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Docklands, London -2 41 £62,500 +8.69%
Hounslow -2 37 £45,000 - 9
Hammersmith -2 32 £60,000 +64.38% 6
Teddington -1 31 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Uxbridge +7 25 £41,250 -12.23% 3
Harrow +2 25 £42,500 +88.88% 8
Chiswick +6 24 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Canary Wharf -4 22 £57,500 -32.35% 1
Twickenham +3 21 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Westminster +3 17 £50,000 +16.75% 2
Clapham +4 16 £47,500 +18.75% 1
New Malden +5 15 £27,500 -17.29% 3
Wembley +5 14 £35,000 -31.70%
Upminster - 14 £35,000 -
Ealing -1 13 £50,000 +2.04% 1
Dagenham -7 12 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Orpington +7 10 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Isleworth +1 10 £53,750 - 3
Surbiton -8 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Southwark 0 9 £47,500 +58.33%
Erith 0 8 £37,500 - 1
Hackney -1 7 £33,000 +28.15%
Pinner - 7 £47,500 - 3
Sidcup +1 6 £25,000 -46.52%
Paddington -3 6 £30,000 -36.84%
West Drayton - 6 £45,000 -
Ruislip +1 5 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Romford +9 4 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Enfield +4 4 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Bexley -1 4 £28,250 -
Chessington - 4 £45,000 -
Thornton Heath - 4 £27,500 -
Hayes +1 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Ilford -2 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Mayfair 0 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Coulsdon - 2 £37,500 -
Northwood - 2 £38,500 -
Beckenham 0 1 £20,000 -52.38% 1
Barnet -7 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Brentford -11 1 - - 1
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Mitcham - 1 £36,000 -
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10594 (36.45%) JavaScript
2 9895 (34.04%) C#
3 9831 (33.82%) HTML
4 9368 (32.23%) Java
5 9049 (31.13%) .NET
6 8882 (30.56%) SQL
7 8605 (29.60%) CSS
8 7577 (26.07%) Finance
9 7414 (25.51%) SQL Server
10 6415 (22.07%) MVC
11 6316 (21.73%) OO
12 6277 (21.59%) TDD
13 5671 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
14 5546 (19.08%) jQuery
15 5352 (18.41%) ASP.NET
16 5062 (17.41%) Degree
17 4575 (15.74%) HTML5
18 4202 (14.46%) Scrum
19 3645 (12.54%) XML
20 3612 (12.43%) Web Services
21 3476 (11.96%) PHP
22 3420 (11.77%) Microsoft
23 3369 (11.59%) Computer Science
24 3356 (11.55%) C++
25 3279 (11.28%) Linux
26 3165 (10.89%) Software Engineering
27 3120 (10.73%) E-Commerce
28 3054 (10.51%) MySQL
29 3029 (10.42%) CSS3
30 2927 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1372 (4.72%) Node.js
2 1253 (4.31%) CMS
3 1190 (4.09%) SharePoint
4 862 (2.97%) Apache
5 743 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 631 (2.17%) Drupal
7 597 (2.05%) IIS
8 486 (1.67%) WordPress
9 405 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 389 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 354 (1.22%) Apache Solr
12 324 (1.11%) Umbraco
13 268 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
14 250 (0.86%) WebSphere
15 225 (0.77%) WebLogic
16 216 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
17 194 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
18 189 (0.65%) nginx
19 167 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
20 135 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 1766 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 525 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 269 (0.93%) MS Office
4 215 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 84 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 68 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 59 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 50 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 49 (0.17%) MS Visio
10 36 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 27 (0.093%) InDesign
12 26 (0.089%) MS Project
13 17 (0.058%) XMetaL
14 11 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
15 10 (0.034%) Maya
16 7 (0.024%) GIMP
17 6 (0.021%) Quicktime
18 5 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
18 5 (0.017%) CINEMA 4D
18 5 (0.017%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 324 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 213 (0.73%) Magento
3 90 (0.31%) Google Analytics
4 67 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 66 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 57 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 56 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 40 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
9 34 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
9 34 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
10 30 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
11 27 (0.093%) Shopify
11 27 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
12 26 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
12 26 (0.089%) Oracle BPM
13 25 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
14 24 (0.083%) TIBCO iProcess
15 22 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
16 21 (0.072%) RMDS
17 20 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 552 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 433 (1.49%) SaaS
3 329 (1.13%) GitHub
4 317 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 155 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 112 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 94 (0.32%) Force.com
8 72 (0.25%) PaaS
9 64 (0.22%) Office 365
10 57 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 45 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 42 (0.14%) Trello
13 35 (0.12%) Heroku
14 27 (0.093%) Amazon EMR
15 23 (0.079%) IaaS
15 23 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
16 19 (0.065%) Google Apps
16 19 (0.065%) Rackspace Cloud
17 11 (0.038%) Basecamp
18 9 (0.031%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 826 (2.84%) Internet
2 752 (2.59%) HTTP
3 305 (1.05%) Intranet
4 299 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 79 (0.27%) SSH
6 75 (0.26%) Broadband
7 71 (0.24%) LDAP
8 63 (0.22%) SSL
9 62 (0.21%) FTP
10 60 (0.21%) Extranet
11 59 (0.20%) SNMP
12 55 (0.19%) DNS
12 55 (0.19%) SAN
13 54 (0.19%) SMTP
14 39 (0.13%) VoIP
15 37 (0.13%) GSM
16 30 (0.10%) Multicast
17 26 (0.089%) AMQP
18 25 (0.086%) Wi-Fi
19 22 (0.076%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7414 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 3054 (10.51%) MySQL
3 2157 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1851 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1768 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1638 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1568 (5.39%) Relational Database
8 1292 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1268 (4.36%) Big Data
10 1162 (4.00%) NoSQL
11 1117 (3.84%) MongoDB
12 1110 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 741 (2.55%) Hadoop
14 676 (2.33%) RDBMS
15 655 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
16 553 (1.90%) Oracle Database
17 496 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
18 461 (1.59%) OLAP
19 357 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
20 343 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2714 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 1990 (6.85%) Subversion
3 1381 (4.75%) Visual Studio
4 1004 (3.45%) Maven
5 962 (3.31%) NUnit
6 925 (3.18%) JUnit
7 848 (2.92%) Jenkins
8 774 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 675 (2.32%) Selenium
10 637 (2.19%) JIRA
11 634 (2.18%) Cucumber
12 583 (2.01%) Rhino Mocks
13 543 (1.87%) Eclipse
14 422 (1.45%) Moq
15 396 (1.36%) TeamCity
16 390 (1.34%) Ant
17 387 (1.33%) Jasmine
18 278 (0.96%) Xcode
19 271 (0.93%) SpecFlow
20 245 (0.84%) Grunt
General
1 7577 (26.07%) Finance
2 2728 (9.39%) Banking
3 2001 (6.88%) Front Office
4 1402 (4.82%) Games
5 1371 (4.72%) Marketing
6 1336 (4.60%) Investment Banking
7 1034 (3.56%) Retail
8 902 (3.10%) Advertising
9 589 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 552 (1.90%) Publishing
11 515 (1.77%) Financial Institution
12 422 (1.45%) Law
13 421 (1.45%) Back Office
14 295 (1.01%) Legal
15 104 (0.36%) Manufacturing
16 103 (0.35%) Music Industry
17 93 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
18 71 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 70 (0.24%) French Language
20 59 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9831 (33.82%) HTML
2 9049 (31.13%) .NET
3 8605 (29.60%) CSS
4 5546 (19.08%) jQuery
5 5352 (18.41%) ASP.NET
6 4575 (15.74%) HTML5
7 3645 (12.54%) XML
8 3612 (12.43%) Web Services
9 3029 (10.42%) CSS3
10 2927 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2728 (9.39%) Spring
12 2449 (8.43%) WCF
13 2426 (8.35%) Ajax
14 2078 (7.15%) AngularJS
15 1975 (6.79%) .NET Framework
16 1851 (6.37%) WPF
17 1797 (6.18%) REST
18 1713 (5.89%) JSON
19 1699 (5.85%) Hibernate
20 1483 (5.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3369 (11.59%) Computer Science
2 1546 (5.32%) Open Source
3 1351 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 1141 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1051 (3.62%) Derivative
6 1016 (3.50%) Mathematics
7 908 (3.12%) Hedge funds
8 754 (2.59%) Equities
9 750 (2.58%) Fixed Income
10 562 (1.93%) iPhone
11 433 (1.49%) Visualisation
12 425 (1.46%) Social Media
13 399 (1.37%) Client/Server
14 385 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
15 354 (1.22%) iPad
16 329 (1.13%) Physics
17 310 (1.07%) Social Network
18 293 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
19 260 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
20 258 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3279 (11.28%) Linux
2 2322 (7.99%) Windows
3 2318 (7.97%) UNIX
4 1913 (6.58%) Android
5 1792 (6.17%) Apple iOS
6 141 (0.49%) Windows Phone
7 133 (0.46%) Solaris
8 91 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (0.23%) Debian
10 62 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 62 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 60 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 60 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 57 (0.20%) CentOS
13 45 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
14 44 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 29 (0.100%) Windows Phone 8
16 27 (0.093%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (0.069%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6415 (22.07%) MVC
2 6316 (21.73%) OO
3 6277 (21.59%) TDD
4 5671 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4202 (14.46%) Scrum
6 3165 (10.89%) Software Engineering
7 3120 (10.73%) E-Commerce
8 2753 (9.47%) Multithreading
9 2484 (8.55%) BDD
10 2291 (7.88%) OOP
11 2187 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2062 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 2040 (7.02%) Unit Testing
14 2035 (7.00%) Web Development
15 1463 (5.03%) ETL
16 1251 (4.30%) Low Latency
17 1233 (4.24%) Analytics
18 1216 (4.18%) iOS Development
19 1181 (4.06%) OOD
20 1089 (3.75%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10594 (36.45%) JavaScript
2 9895 (34.04%) C#
3 9368 (32.23%) Java
4 8882 (30.56%) SQL
5 3476 (11.96%) PHP
6 3356 (11.55%) C++
7 2549 (8.77%) Python
8 1995 (6.86%) T-SQL
9 1431 (4.92%) Ruby
10 1038 (3.57%) C
11 864 (2.97%) Objective-C
12 803 (2.76%) Scala
13 758 (2.61%) Perl
14 718 (2.47%) VBA
15 703 (2.42%) VB.NET
16 652 (2.24%) PL/SQL
17 579 (1.99%) PHP5
18 510 (1.75%) VB
19 366 (1.26%) Shell Script
20 304 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5062 (17.41%) Degree
2 611 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 348 (1.20%) MCTS
4 338 (1.16%) MCSD
5 334 (1.15%) PhD
6 327 (1.12%) MCP
7 319 (1.10%) MCAD
8 119 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 54 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 50 (0.17%) CFA
11 33 (0.11%) MCITP
11 33 (0.11%) Sun Certification
12 17 (0.058%) ISEB
12 17 (0.058%) MCSE
12 17 (0.058%) MBA
13 16 (0.055%) HNC
13 16 (0.055%) DV Cleared
14 15 (0.052%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 12 (0.041%) MCPD
16 11 (0.038%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1266 (4.36%) QA
2 53 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 38 (0.13%) EMIR
4 37 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 37 (0.13%) WCAG
5 35 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 33 (0.11%) SLA
7 17 (0.058%) UCITS
7 17 (0.058%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.055%) Solvency II
9 11 (0.038%) Basel III
9 11 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.031%) CRD IV
10 9 (0.031%) WAI
10 9 (0.031%) HL7
11 7 (0.024%) Dublin Core
12 3 (0.010%) COREP
12 3 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.010%) MiFID
12 3 (0.010%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 138 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 71 (0.24%) Varnish
3 62 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (0.18%) HDFS
5 18 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.048%) KVM
7 13 (0.045%) vSphere
8 12 (0.041%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.028%) Squid
10 8 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.021%) Kamailio
11 6 (0.021%) SpamAssassin
12 5 (0.017%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.017%) Docker
12 5 (0.017%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.014%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.014%) NFS
13 4 (0.014%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.014%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 293 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 252 (0.87%) Puppet
3 59 (0.20%) Vagrant
3 59 (0.20%) Ansible
4 43 (0.15%) logstash
5 41 (0.14%) Capistrano
6 37 (0.13%) Nagios
7 32 (0.11%) YUM
8 29 (0.100%) SCOM
9 28 (0.096%) OpenView
9 28 (0.096%) Plesk
10 20 (0.069%) Control-M
11 13 (0.045%) StatsD
12 12 (0.041%) Kibana
13 9 (0.031%) Salt
13 9 (0.031%) MOM
13 9 (0.031%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 8 (0.028%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.017%) Oozie
15 5 (0.017%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3420 (11.77%) Microsoft
2 2829 (9.73%) Oracle
3 950 (3.27%) Google
4 872 (3.00%) Zend
5 670 (2.31%) Facebook
6 568 (1.95%) Adobe
7 488 (1.68%) Sybase
8 449 (1.54%) JBoss
9 416 (1.43%) Business Objects
10 373 (1.28%) Twitter
11 372 (1.28%) TIBCO
12 337 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 313 (1.08%) Sitecore
14 305 (1.05%) SAP
15 283 (0.97%) IBM
16 241 (0.83%) Cognos
16 241 (0.83%) Informatica
17 224 (0.77%) EPiServer
18 172 (0.59%) Bloomberg
19 158 (0.54%) hybris
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