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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 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 12432 15156 13880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.95% 30.97% 30.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.86% 33.01% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10868 13063 12273
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 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
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 £31,982 £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 1 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 1 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 2628 £55,000 +4.76% 658
Kingston Upon Thames +1 107 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Uxbridge +5 44 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Croydon -4 44 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Hammersmith -1 43 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Docklands, London +7 41 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Canary Wharf 0 38 £57,500 -23.33%
Twickenham +6 37 £43,750 -2.77% 6
Surbiton +1 31 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Wimbledon -6 25 £45,000 +5.88%
Ealing -1 24 £47,500 +14.45% 3
Bromley -1 22 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Chiswick -1 20 £40,000 +9.58%
Harrow +6 17 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Hounslow +10 14 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Teddington 0 14 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Mayfair +4 13 £50,000 -37.50%
Wembley -3 12 £48,000 +9.71% 1
Brentford -4 12 £65,000 +68.83% 4
Romford 0 10 £30,000 -28.57%
Southwark 0 10 £47,375 +60.32%
Barnet +6 9 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Westminster +5 8 £20,500 -48.75%
Enfield 0 8 £45,000 +2.27% 3
West Drayton -3 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Isleworth - 8 £32,500 - 1
Coulsdon -1 7 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Beckenham -2 7 £48,000 +37.14% 4
Chessington -9 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Sidcup -10 6 £35,500 -13.41% 1
New Malden - 5 £42,500 -
Bermondsey - 5 - -
Feltham -5 4 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Paddington - 3 £40,000 - 1
Clapham +4 2 £43,750 -27.08%
South Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Hayes +4 1 - - 1
Barking 0 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Ilford -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Edgware - 1 £56,000 - 2
Morden - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 £21,000 -
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 9766 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8960 (37.57%) JavaScript
3 8057 (33.78%) C#
4 7808 (32.74%) HTML
5 7638 (32.03%) .NET
6 7609 (31.90%) SQL
7 7311 (30.66%) Java
8 6630 (27.80%) CSS
9 6454 (27.06%) Finance
10 6180 (25.91%) SQL Server
11 5722 (23.99%) TDD
12 5509 (23.10%) MVC
13 4451 (18.66%) OO
14 4324 (18.13%) ASP.NET
15 4175 (17.51%) jQuery
16 3814 (15.99%) HTML5
17 3727 (15.63%) Degree
18 3458 (14.50%) Scrum
19 2865 (12.01%) Web Services
20 2774 (11.63%) Microsoft
21 2707 (11.35%) Git (software)
22 2622 (10.99%) XML
23 2554 (10.71%) Spring
24 2524 (10.58%) AngularJS
25 2463 (10.33%) PHP
26 2436 (10.21%) Linux
27 2408 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
28 2377 (9.97%) E-Commerce
29 2365 (9.92%) C++
30 2337 (9.80%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 1454 (6.10%) Node.js
2 929 (3.90%) CMS
3 797 (3.34%) SharePoint
4 616 (2.58%) Apache
5 585 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 462 (1.94%) IIS
7 384 (1.61%) WordPress
8 350 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
9 349 (1.46%) Drupal
10 311 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 307 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 300 (1.26%) Apache Solr
13 298 (1.25%) JBoss
14 261 (1.09%) Umbraco
15 258 (1.08%) WebLogic
16 256 (1.07%) WebSphere
17 248 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
18 171 (0.72%) nginx
19 159 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
20 101 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1335 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 416 (1.74%) Photoshop
3 272 (1.14%) MS Office
4 159 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 82 (0.34%) PowerPivot
6 79 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 59 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 56 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 34 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 33 (0.14%) Fireworks
11 32 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
11 32 (0.13%) InDesign
12 23 (0.096%) AutoCAD
13 15 (0.063%) CPLEX
14 13 (0.055%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.034%) FastStats
16 7 (0.029%) MS Project
16 7 (0.029%) GNU Octave
17 6 (0.025%) Mathematica
17 6 (0.025%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 227 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 177 (0.74%) Magento
3 106 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 95 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 87 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 67 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 65 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 65 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 57 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 52 (0.22%) Markit EDM
10 42 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 42 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
11 39 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
12 35 (0.15%) RMDS
13 31 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
14 26 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 24 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
15 24 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
15 24 (0.10%) Agresso
16 21 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 825 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 507 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 283 (1.19%) SaaS
4 269 (1.13%) GitHub
5 101 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 98 (0.41%) Force.com
7 79 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 45 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 40 (0.17%) PaaS
10 39 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (0.16%) Silverpop
11 37 (0.16%) Heroku
12 32 (0.13%) Office 365
13 18 (0.075%) IaaS
13 18 (0.075%) Amazon S3
14 16 (0.067%) Google App Engine
15 15 (0.063%) Adobe Analytics
16 13 (0.055%) CodePlex
16 13 (0.055%) Trello
17 11 (0.046%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 670 (2.81%) Internet
2 517 (2.17%) HTTP
3 188 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 137 (0.57%) Intranet
5 107 (0.45%) Broadband
6 68 (0.29%) SSL
7 63 (0.26%) DNS
8 59 (0.25%) LDAP
9 51 (0.21%) SSH
10 39 (0.16%) FTP
11 38 (0.16%) VPN
12 36 (0.15%) Firewall
13 35 (0.15%) Multicast
14 28 (0.12%) Extranet
15 26 (0.11%) AMQP
16 22 (0.092%) Bluetooth
17 21 (0.088%) SNMP
18 18 (0.075%) Skype
19 15 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (0.063%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6180 (25.91%) SQL Server
2 2145 (8.99%) MySQL
3 1703 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1562 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1351 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 1343 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1276 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1195 (5.01%) Relational Database
9 1122 (4.70%) MongoDB
10 986 (4.13%) Big Data
11 950 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 767 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 571 (2.39%) Hadoop
14 551 (2.31%) RDBMS
15 531 (2.23%) Oracle Database
16 511 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
17 419 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
18 416 (1.74%) Redis
19 335 (1.40%) QlikView
20 311 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2707 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 1432 (6.00%) Subversion
3 1121 (4.70%) Visual Studio
4 931 (3.90%) NUnit
5 844 (3.54%) Maven
6 733 (3.07%) Jenkins
7 679 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 615 (2.58%) JUnit
9 554 (2.32%) Selenium
10 540 (2.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 482 (2.02%) Eclipse
12 477 (2.00%) JIRA
13 453 (1.90%) Cucumber
14 385 (1.61%) Moq
15 373 (1.56%) Jasmine
16 336 (1.41%) TeamCity
17 322 (1.35%) Grunt
18 317 (1.33%) Xcode
19 307 (1.29%) Ant
20 212 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 6454 (27.06%) Finance
2 2120 (8.89%) Banking
3 1549 (6.50%) Front Office
4 1217 (5.10%) Marketing
5 1133 (4.75%) Retail
6 965 (4.05%) Investment Banking
7 909 (3.81%) Games
8 722 (3.03%) Advertising
9 503 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 451 (1.89%) Back Office
11 365 (1.53%) Legal
12 339 (1.42%) Financial Institution
13 335 (1.40%) Publishing
14 329 (1.38%) Law
15 119 (0.50%) Automotive
16 95 (0.40%) French Language
17 90 (0.38%) Online Betting
18 76 (0.32%) Manufacturing
19 69 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 60 (0.25%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7808 (32.74%) HTML
2 7638 (32.03%) .NET
3 6630 (27.80%) CSS
4 4324 (18.13%) ASP.NET
5 4175 (17.51%) jQuery
6 3814 (15.99%) HTML5
7 2865 (12.01%) Web Services
8 2622 (10.99%) XML
9 2554 (10.71%) Spring
10 2524 (10.58%) AngularJS
11 2408 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2258 (9.47%) CSS3
13 2073 (8.69%) WCF
14 1885 (7.90%) .NET Framework
15 1744 (7.31%) REST
16 1702 (7.14%) Ajax
17 1423 (5.97%) WPF
18 1413 (5.92%) RESTful
19 1370 (5.74%) JSON
20 1311 (5.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2337 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 1393 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1342 (5.63%) Open Source
4 1293 (5.42%) User Experience
5 1220 (5.12%) Mobile App
6 806 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 795 (3.33%) Derivative
8 767 (3.22%) Algorithms
9 681 (2.86%) Hedge funds
10 656 (2.75%) Data Structures
11 650 (2.73%) Mathematics
12 549 (2.30%) Fixed Income
13 471 (1.97%) Equities
14 420 (1.76%) Visualisation
15 398 (1.67%) Social Media
16 385 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
17 371 (1.56%) iPhone
18 324 (1.36%) Client/Server
19 284 (1.19%) Blog
20 283 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2436 (10.21%) Linux
2 1741 (7.30%) Windows
3 1679 (7.04%) UNIX
4 1590 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1581 (6.63%) Android
6 138 (0.58%) Solaris
7 131 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 101 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 95 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 79 (0.33%) CentOS
11 67 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 63 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 62 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
14 50 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 41 (0.17%) Windows 8
16 38 (0.16%) Debian
17 36 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
18 32 (0.13%) Windows 7
19 27 (0.11%) AIX
20 17 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9766 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 5722 (23.99%) TDD
3 5509 (23.10%) MVC
4 4451 (18.66%) OO
5 3458 (14.50%) Scrum
6 2377 (9.97%) E-Commerce
7 2282 (9.57%) BDD
8 2221 (9.31%) Multithreading
9 2147 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 1982 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
11 1839 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
12 1557 (6.53%) Web Development
13 1497 (6.28%) OOP
14 1374 (5.76%) Unit Testing
15 1128 (4.73%) ETL
16 1120 (4.70%) iOS Development
17 1080 (4.53%) Analytics
18 986 (4.13%) Android Development
19 980 (4.11%) OOD
20 915 (3.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8960 (37.57%) JavaScript
2 8057 (33.78%) C#
3 7609 (31.90%) SQL
4 7311 (30.66%) Java
5 2463 (10.33%) PHP
6 2365 (9.92%) C++
7 1739 (7.29%) Python
8 1695 (7.11%) T-SQL
9 1100 (4.61%) Ruby
10 804 (3.37%) Scala
11 739 (3.10%) PL/SQL
12 721 (3.02%) Objective-C
13 588 (2.47%) VB.NET
14 555 (2.33%) C
15 529 (2.22%) VBA
16 483 (2.03%) Perl
17 333 (1.40%) PHP5
18 312 (1.31%) VB
19 307 (1.29%) Groovy
20 261 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3727 (15.63%) Degree
2 281 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 221 (0.93%) PhD
4 218 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 89 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 85 (0.36%) MCSD
7 72 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 60 (0.25%) MCTS
9 56 (0.23%) MCP
10 45 (0.19%) MCAD
11 41 (0.17%) Sun Certification
12 34 (0.14%) MCPD
13 33 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
14 29 (0.12%) PMI Certification
15 28 (0.12%) ISEB
16 27 (0.11%) MCITP
17 24 (0.10%) HND
18 22 (0.092%) ISTQB
19 21 (0.088%) OCP
20 18 (0.075%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 949 (3.98%) QA
2 41 (0.17%) SLA
2 41 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 37 (0.16%) EMIR
4 33 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 24 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 24 (0.10%) HL7
6 19 (0.080%) WCAG
7 16 (0.067%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.046%) WAI
9 9 (0.038%) MiFID
10 7 (0.029%) Basel III
11 6 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.021%) Basel II
13 4 (0.017%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.013%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.008%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.008%) GCP
15 2 (0.008%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.004%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 100 (0.42%) Varnish
2 72 (0.30%) Docker
3 70 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 49 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (0.12%) HDFS
6 20 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (0.067%) VirtualBox
9 14 (0.059%) Firmware
10 11 (0.046%) Platform Symphony
11 8 (0.034%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.021%) Squid
12 5 (0.021%) iptables
13 4 (0.017%) Hyper-V
14 3 (0.013%) Snort
14 3 (0.013%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.008%) KVM
15 2 (0.008%) LXC
16 1 (0.004%) Xen
16 1 (0.004%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 238 (1.00%) Puppet
2 184 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (0.39%) Ansible
4 61 (0.26%) Vagrant
5 31 (0.13%) Nagios
5 31 (0.13%) logstash
6 30 (0.13%) Control-M
7 28 (0.12%) StatsD
8 25 (0.10%) Capistrano
9 24 (0.10%) Kibana
9 24 (0.10%) TeamSite
10 22 (0.092%) HAProxy
11 17 (0.071%) Salt
12 16 (0.067%) HP UCMDB
13 15 (0.063%) Data Guard
14 14 (0.059%) Pingdom
15 12 (0.050%) Oozie
16 11 (0.046%) SCOM
16 11 (0.046%) yum
17 10 (0.042%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2774 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 2173 (9.11%) Oracle
3 779 (3.27%) Google
4 556 (2.33%) Zend
5 456 (1.91%) Facebook
6 400 (1.68%) Sybase
7 348 (1.46%) Adobe
8 297 (1.25%) TIBCO
9 277 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 257 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 247 (1.04%) Apple
11 247 (1.04%) IBM
12 219 (0.92%) Tableau
13 216 (0.91%) Twitter
14 206 (0.86%) Informatica
15 194 (0.81%) hybris
16 190 (0.80%) Sitecore
17 178 (0.75%) Cognos
18 160 (0.67%) SAP
19 126 (0.53%) Sony
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