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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12406 11179 13144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.64% 27.24% 30.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.03% 28.45% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11148 9887 11288
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
38736 39290 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.73% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 33308 33856
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 2035 £57,500 +4.54% 448
Kingston Upon Thames 0 87 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Croydon +5 43 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Twickenham +1 32 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Ealing -2 26 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Hammersmith -3 24 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Brentford +12 19 £37,500 - 2
Uxbridge 0 19 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Canary Wharf +6 18 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Hounslow -7 17 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Wimbledon -11 16 £46,250 +5.11% 2
Harrow -2 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Chiswick -4 13 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Mayfair -1 11 £75,000 +87.50%
Enfield +5 10 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Bromley +2 10 £40,457 -4.80% 4
Beckenham - 10 £40,000 -
Surbiton -1 9 £50,000 - 3
Dagenham - 9 £45,000 -
New Malden -4 8 £53,000 +17.77% 1
Teddington -5 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Clapham -4 7 £45,000 +15.38%
Chessington -8 6 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Bermondsey - 6 £55,000 -
Wembley +3 5 £50,000 +4.16% 1
Southwark +1 4 - -
Orpington -1 4 £46,250 +15.62%
Hendon - 3 £38,447 -
Westminster +5 2 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Edgware 0 2 £37,500 -21.87% 1
Hayes -6 2 £48,750 -
Romford -16 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Barnet - 2 £42,500 -
Upminster +1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Sidcup -7 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Greenwich - 1 - -
Bexleyheath - 1 £40,000 -
Hornchurch - 1 £29,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11199 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9770 (37.92%) JavaScript
3 8482 (32.92%) Java
4 8079 (31.36%) C#
5 8032 (31.18%) HTML
6 7743 (30.05%) SQL
7 7692 (29.86%) Finance
8 7244 (28.12%) .NET
9 7151 (27.76%) CSS
10 6404 (24.86%) TDD
11 5768 (22.39%) SQL Server
12 5186 (20.13%) MVC
13 4476 (17.37%) OO
14 4306 (16.71%) AngularJS
15 4250 (16.50%) HTML5
16 4222 (16.39%) Degree
17 4189 (16.26%) jQuery
18 4057 (15.75%) ASP.NET
19 3724 (14.45%) Scrum
20 3097 (12.02%) Software Engineering
21 3095 (12.01%) Git (software)
22 3091 (12.00%) Computer Science
23 2880 (11.18%) Python
24 2856 (11.09%) Web Services
25 2828 (10.98%) CSS3
26 2766 (10.74%) Linux
27 2743 (10.65%) C++
28 2708 (10.51%) Microsoft
29 2597 (10.08%) PHP
30 2547 (9.89%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2244 (8.71%) Node.js
2 882 (3.42%) CMS
3 710 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 636 (2.47%) Apache
5 620 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 559 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 396 (1.54%) WordPress
8 385 (1.49%) IIS
9 361 (1.40%) Apache Spark
10 320 (1.24%) Drupal
11 283 (1.10%) Apache Solr
12 278 (1.08%) Umbraco
13 253 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 241 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
15 213 (0.83%) JBoss
16 184 (0.71%) WebLogic
17 177 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
18 136 (0.53%) WebSphere
19 135 (0.52%) Confluence
19 135 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1243 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 489 (1.90%) Photoshop
3 205 (0.80%) MS Office
4 147 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 64 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 52 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 45 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 35 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 35 (0.14%) Fireworks
9 29 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 15 (0.058%) InDesign
11 10 (0.039%) CPLEX
11 10 (0.039%) SPSS
12 7 (0.027%) GIMP
13 6 (0.023%) Mathematica
13 6 (0.023%) MS Project
13 6 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
14 5 (0.019%) Maya
15 4 (0.016%) 3ds Max
15 4 (0.016%) Blender
Business Applications
1 198 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 128 (0.50%) Magento
3 84 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 66 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 64 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 60 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 57 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 47 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 44 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
10 34 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 28 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
12 25 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
13 24 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 23 (0.089%) Siebel Analytics
15 17 (0.066%) BusinessWorks
15 17 (0.066%) Visualfiles
16 15 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
17 14 (0.054%) Endur
18 13 (0.050%) Adobe Campaign
19 12 (0.047%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1195 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 647 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 592 (2.30%) GitHub
4 522 (2.03%) SaaS
5 161 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 130 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 128 (0.50%) Force.com
8 120 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 97 (0.38%) Heroku
10 95 (0.37%) Google App Engine
11 85 (0.33%) Google Analytics
12 66 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 65 (0.25%) PaaS
14 50 (0.19%) IaaS
15 31 (0.12%) CloudFront
15 31 (0.12%) Office 365
16 25 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
17 23 (0.089%) AWS Lambda
18 21 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
19 19 (0.074%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 503 (1.95%) Internet
2 496 (1.93%) HTTP
3 166 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 165 (0.64%) Intranet
5 85 (0.33%) DNS
6 62 (0.24%) Multicast
7 59 (0.23%) Broadband
8 58 (0.23%) SSH
9 49 (0.19%) LDAP
10 48 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 46 (0.18%) Extranet
12 40 (0.16%) Firewall
13 39 (0.15%) AMQP
14 33 (0.13%) SMTP
15 31 (0.12%) SSL
16 24 (0.093%) FTP
17 23 (0.089%) IPv6
18 20 (0.078%) VoIP
19 19 (0.074%) Wireless
20 17 (0.066%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5768 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 2171 (8.43%) MySQL
3 1954 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1819 (7.06%) NoSQL
5 1647 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1456 (5.65%) MongoDB
7 1363 (5.29%) Big Data
8 1273 (4.94%) Relational Database
9 1253 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
10 1098 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 999 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 970 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 902 (3.50%) Hadoop
14 717 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 661 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
16 571 (2.22%) RDBMS
17 534 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
18 533 (2.07%) Redis
19 460 (1.79%) Oracle Database
20 331 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3095 (12.01%) Git (software)
2 1383 (5.37%) Subversion
3 1093 (4.24%) Maven
4 963 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 944 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 940 (3.65%) NUnit
7 825 (3.20%) JUnit
8 787 (3.05%) JIRA
9 741 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 646 (2.51%) Selenium
11 613 (2.38%) Grunt
12 594 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 563 (2.19%) Moq
14 470 (1.82%) Jasmine
15 465 (1.80%) TeamCity
16 426 (1.65%) Eclipse
17 409 (1.59%) gulp
18 355 (1.38%) MSTest
19 347 (1.35%) Cucumber
20 324 (1.26%) Gradle
General
1 7692 (29.86%) Finance
2 2403 (9.33%) Banking
3 1700 (6.60%) Front Office
4 1342 (5.21%) Games
5 1160 (4.50%) Marketing
6 1007 (3.91%) Retail
7 920 (3.57%) Investment Banking
8 700 (2.72%) Law
9 602 (2.34%) Telecoms
10 508 (1.97%) Advertising
11 421 (1.63%) Back Office
12 375 (1.46%) Financial Institution
13 315 (1.22%) Publishing
14 224 (0.87%) Legal
15 102 (0.40%) Manufacturing
16 95 (0.37%) Electronics
16 95 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 78 (0.30%) Brand Awareness
18 76 (0.29%) Music Industry
19 60 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8032 (31.18%) HTML
2 7244 (28.12%) .NET
3 7151 (27.76%) CSS
4 4306 (16.71%) AngularJS
5 4250 (16.50%) HTML5
6 4189 (16.26%) jQuery
7 4057 (15.75%) ASP.NET
8 2856 (11.09%) Web Services
9 2828 (10.98%) CSS3
10 2528 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2406 (9.34%) Spring
12 2341 (9.09%) XML
13 1893 (7.35%) REST
14 1803 (7.00%) WCF
15 1708 (6.63%) JSON
16 1696 (6.58%) RESTful
17 1531 (5.94%) .NET Framework
18 1457 (5.66%) WPF
19 1398 (5.43%) Ajax
20 1258 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3091 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1764 (6.85%) User Experience
3 1624 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1105 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 1087 (4.22%) Mathematics
6 1029 (3.99%) Algorithms
7 987 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 985 (3.82%) Hedge funds
9 888 (3.45%) Equities
10 804 (3.12%) Data Structures
11 710 (2.76%) Derivative
12 652 (2.53%) Fintech
13 606 (2.35%) Fixed Income
14 544 (2.11%) Visualisation
15 414 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
16 344 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
17 286 (1.11%) Client/Server
17 286 (1.11%) Physics
18 249 (0.97%) Online Games
19 240 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2766 (10.74%) Linux
2 1806 (7.01%) Windows
3 1625 (6.31%) Unix
4 1334 (5.18%) Android
5 1299 (5.04%) Apple iOS
6 131 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 95 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
8 92 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 84 (0.33%) CentOS
10 83 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 83 (0.32%) Solaris
11 76 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 73 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 63 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 55 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 40 (0.16%) AIX
15 40 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (0.10%) Mac OS
17 27 (0.10%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 11199 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6404 (24.86%) TDD
3 5186 (20.13%) MVC
4 4476 (17.37%) OO
5 3724 (14.45%) Scrum
6 3097 (12.02%) Software Engineering
7 2547 (9.89%) Front End Development
8 2543 (9.87%) E-Commerce
9 2492 (9.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2462 (9.56%) Multithreading
11 2323 (9.02%) BDD
12 1833 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
13 1730 (6.72%) OOP
14 1566 (6.08%) Web Development
15 1538 (5.97%) SDLC
16 1470 (5.71%) Unit Testing
17 1443 (5.60%) Open Source
18 1417 (5.50%) Analytics
19 1259 (4.89%) ETL
20 1179 (4.58%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9770 (37.92%) JavaScript
2 8482 (32.92%) Java
3 8079 (31.36%) C#
4 7743 (30.05%) SQL
5 2880 (11.18%) Python
6 2743 (10.65%) C++
7 2597 (10.08%) PHP
8 1852 (7.19%) T-SQL
9 1259 (4.89%) Scala
10 1192 (4.63%) Ruby
11 712 (2.76%) C
12 678 (2.63%) Objective-C
13 598 (2.32%) PL/SQL
14 567 (2.20%) VB.NET
15 494 (1.92%) VBA
16 440 (1.71%) Perl
17 367 (1.42%) Apple Swift
17 367 (1.42%) VB
18 261 (1.01%) Apex Code
19 259 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4222 (16.39%) Degree
2 263 (1.02%) PhD
3 184 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 123 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 65 (0.25%) MCP
6 50 (0.19%) DV Cleared
7 49 (0.19%) MCSD
8 44 (0.17%) ISEB
9 43 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 41 (0.16%) MCTS
10 41 (0.16%) SC Cleared
11 33 (0.13%) MCAD
12 32 (0.12%) Sun Certification
13 28 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
14 27 (0.10%) Brainbench
15 26 (0.10%) CFA
16 23 (0.089%) CCNA
17 22 (0.085%) Oracle Certification
18 18 (0.070%) OCP
19 17 (0.066%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 966 (3.75%) QA
2 221 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 69 (0.27%) SDET
4 56 (0.22%) MiFID
5 43 (0.17%) SLA
6 29 (0.11%) SEPA
7 24 (0.093%) AIFMD
8 23 (0.089%) WCAG
9 13 (0.050%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.039%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.031%) PCI DSS
12 7 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (0.023%) PA-DSS
14 5 (0.019%) COBIT
14 5 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.016%) Basel III
15 4 (0.016%) EMIR
15 4 (0.016%) WAI
16 3 (0.012%) HL7
17 2 (0.008%) FATCA
System Software
1 335 (1.30%) Docker
2 131 (0.51%) Varnish
3 121 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 61 (0.24%) HDFS
5 44 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 20 (0.078%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 12 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.043%) iptables
10 10 (0.039%) XenApp
11 8 (0.031%) Apache Flume
11 8 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.027%) Cronacle
12 7 (0.027%) vCloud
12 7 (0.027%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.019%) Firmware
13 5 (0.019%) Platform Symphony
14 4 (0.016%) LXC
14 4 (0.016%) vSphere
15 3 (0.012%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 198 (0.77%) Puppet
2 171 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (0.54%) Ansible
4 50 (0.19%) Control-M
5 45 (0.17%) Kibana
6 43 (0.17%) Mesos
7 39 (0.15%) logstash
8 33 (0.13%) Salt
9 30 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 25 (0.097%) Capistrano
11 23 (0.089%) Grafana
11 23 (0.089%) SCCM
11 23 (0.089%) StatsD
12 21 (0.082%) Apache Shiro
12 21 (0.082%) Tivoli
13 19 (0.074%) yum
14 16 (0.062%) Nagios
15 15 (0.058%) Kubernetes
16 12 (0.047%) TeamSite
17 11 (0.043%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2708 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 2124 (8.24%) Oracle
3 860 (3.34%) Google
4 437 (1.70%) Facebook
5 411 (1.60%) Adobe
6 378 (1.47%) Zend
7 374 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 349 (1.35%) Sybase
9 289 (1.12%) Twitter
10 258 (1.00%) Informatica
11 253 (0.98%) Apple
12 228 (0.88%) TIBCO
13 215 (0.83%) Tableau
14 194 (0.75%) IBM
15 188 (0.73%) hybris
16 184 (0.71%) SAP
17 169 (0.66%) Sitecore
18 140 (0.54%) EPiServer
19 124 (0.48%) Xamarin
20 110 (0.43%) Yahoo!
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80,000 - 90,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits inc share options an
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Report to the business + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £830000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Business
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Greenfield Development + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday