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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12721 14447 13514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.67% 29.87% 30.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.74% 31.95% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11070 12754 11726
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,400 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 2961 £55,000 +4.76% 570
Croydon 0 77 £45,500 -9.00% 8
Kingston Upon Thames -2 65 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Twickenham 0 63 £45,000 - 3
Uxbridge +4 59 £52,500 +27.27% 9
Teddington +1 38 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Ealing -5 35 £55,000 +4.76%
Canary Wharf +13 34 £60,000 +2.12%
Hammersmith 0 34 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Docklands, London +1 32 £62,500 - 1
Mayfair +5 17 £50,000 +33.33%
Surbiton +7 16 £45,000 - 1
Wimbledon -9 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Harrow 0 15 £40,000 -5.88%
Hounslow -1 14 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Beckenham - 14 £40,000 -
Brentford +20 13 £72,500 - 2
Wembley 0 13 £48,000 +37.14% 1
Feltham 0 11 £47,500 +14.45%
Bromley -6 10 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Chiswick -11 10 £37,500 -3.22%
Chislehurst +6 9 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Southwark +5 7 £44,750 -5.78%
Paddington +1 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Chessington +3 4 £37,500 -18.91%
New Malden 0 4 £47,500 +72.72%
Ruislip 0 4 £35,000 -
Westminster 0 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Sidcup +6 3 £47,500 +40.74% 2
Dagenham +2 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Enfield -2 3 £37,500 -11.76% 2
West Drayton -2 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Orpington +3 2 £41,500 +15.27%
Barnet +2 2 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Romford +1 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Isleworth +1 2 £48,750 -7.14% 3
Coulsdon -1 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Edgware - 2 £50,500 - 1
Morden - 1 £72,500 -
Rainham - 1 £43,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10629 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 9468 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 8375 (33.31%) C#
4 8299 (33.01%) HTML
5 8114 (32.27%) Java
6 8037 (31.97%) SQL
7 7695 (30.61%) .NET
8 7114 (28.30%) CSS
9 6874 (27.34%) Finance
10 6430 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 6161 (24.51%) TDD
12 5620 (22.35%) MVC
13 4554 (18.11%) OO
14 4418 (17.57%) jQuery
15 4392 (17.47%) ASP.NET
16 4133 (16.44%) HTML5
17 4117 (16.38%) Degree
18 3748 (14.91%) Scrum
19 3024 (12.03%) Git (software)
20 3018 (12.00%) AngularJS
21 2938 (11.69%) Web Services
22 2760 (10.98%) Microsoft
23 2750 (10.94%) Computer Science
24 2717 (10.81%) Linux
25 2654 (10.56%) Spring
26 2611 (10.39%) XML
27 2585 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
28 2522 (10.03%) CSS3
29 2503 (9.96%) Software Engineering
30 2500 (9.94%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1612 (6.41%) Node.js
2 931 (3.70%) CMS
3 688 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 651 (2.59%) Apache
5 637 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 493 (1.96%) IIS
7 437 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
8 376 (1.50%) Apache Solr
9 344 (1.37%) Drupal
10 333 (1.32%) WordPress
11 295 (1.17%) JBoss
12 293 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 282 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
14 268 (1.07%) WebSphere
15 255 (1.01%) WebLogic
16 240 (0.95%) Umbraco
17 231 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
18 192 (0.76%) Apache Spark
19 153 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
19 153 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 1346 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 441 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 260 (1.03%) MS Office
4 137 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 84 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 62 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 59 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 52 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 36 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 30 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 26 (0.10%) InDesign
12 21 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
12 21 (0.084%) FastStats
13 19 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
14 18 (0.072%) AutoCAD
15 14 (0.056%) Mathematica
16 13 (0.052%) CPLEX
16 13 (0.052%) SPSS
17 8 (0.032%) Maya
18 7 (0.028%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 238 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 144 (0.57%) Magento
3 69 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 66 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 51 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 49 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 48 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
8 41 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 38 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
10 35 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
11 31 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
11 31 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
12 29 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 29 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
13 25 (0.099%) RMDS
13 25 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
14 20 (0.080%) WebTrends
15 19 (0.076%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 18 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
17 17 (0.068%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1019 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 589 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 336 (1.34%) SaaS
4 306 (1.22%) GitHub
5 125 (0.50%) Force.com
6 96 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 85 (0.34%) Google Analytics
8 78 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 65 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.18%) PaaS
11 42 (0.17%) Heroku
12 34 (0.14%) Office 365
13 30 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 28 (0.11%) IaaS
15 21 (0.084%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.060%) Trello
16 15 (0.060%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 15 (0.060%) CodePlex
17 14 (0.056%) Google Compute Engine
18 13 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 727 (2.89%) Internet
2 469 (1.87%) HTTP
3 159 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 137 (0.54%) Intranet
5 103 (0.41%) Broadband
6 57 (0.23%) DNS
7 56 (0.22%) LDAP
8 50 (0.20%) Multicast
9 46 (0.18%) Firewall
10 45 (0.18%) SSL
10 45 (0.18%) AMQP
11 44 (0.18%) SSH
12 42 (0.17%) FTP
13 34 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 33 (0.13%) ATM
15 27 (0.11%) VPN
16 25 (0.099%) Network Security
17 21 (0.084%) SMTP
17 21 (0.084%) Wi-Fi
18 18 (0.072%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6430 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 2205 (8.77%) MySQL
3 1753 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1566 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1476 (5.87%) NoSQL
6 1291 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 1277 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
8 1269 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 1208 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 1156 (4.60%) Big Data
11 1008 (4.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 738 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 707 (2.81%) Hadoop
14 548 (2.18%) RDBMS
15 545 (2.17%) Oracle Database
16 523 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
17 409 (1.63%) Redis
18 378 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
19 331 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
20 309 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3024 (12.03%) Git (software)
2 1492 (5.93%) Subversion
3 1078 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 1014 (4.03%) NUnit
5 928 (3.69%) Maven
6 866 (3.44%) Jenkins
7 762 (3.03%) JUnit
8 675 (2.68%) Selenium
9 654 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 598 (2.38%) JIRA
11 592 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
12 497 (1.98%) Cucumber
13 455 (1.81%) Moq
14 450 (1.79%) Eclipse
15 433 (1.72%) Jasmine
16 410 (1.63%) Grunt
17 390 (1.55%) TeamCity
18 311 (1.24%) Ant
19 280 (1.11%) Mockito
20 261 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 6874 (27.34%) Finance
2 2302 (9.16%) Banking
3 1635 (6.50%) Front Office
4 1253 (4.98%) Marketing
5 1242 (4.94%) Retail
6 987 (3.93%) Games
7 970 (3.86%) Investment Banking
8 568 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 519 (2.06%) Advertising
10 464 (1.85%) Back Office
11 448 (1.78%) Law
12 434 (1.73%) Publishing
13 354 (1.41%) Legal
14 327 (1.30%) Financial Institution
15 131 (0.52%) Automotive
16 81 (0.32%) Music Industry
17 78 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 74 (0.29%) French Language
19 72 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 67 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8299 (33.01%) HTML
2 7695 (30.61%) .NET
3 7114 (28.30%) CSS
4 4418 (17.57%) jQuery
5 4392 (17.47%) ASP.NET
6 4133 (16.44%) HTML5
7 3018 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 2938 (11.69%) Web Services
9 2654 (10.56%) Spring
10 2611 (10.39%) XML
11 2585 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2522 (10.03%) CSS3
13 2175 (8.65%) WCF
14 1955 (7.78%) REST
15 1866 (7.42%) .NET Framework
16 1560 (6.21%) Ajax
17 1558 (6.20%) WPF
18 1532 (6.09%) RESTful
19 1393 (5.54%) JSON
20 1326 (5.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2750 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 1427 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1400 (5.57%) User Experience
4 1122 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 901 (3.58%) Algorithms
6 897 (3.57%) Derivative
7 841 (3.35%) Mathematics
8 789 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 726 (2.89%) Hedge funds
10 719 (2.86%) Data Structures
11 684 (2.72%) Equities
12 523 (2.08%) Fixed Income
13 449 (1.79%) Visualisation
14 402 (1.60%) Social Media
15 357 (1.42%) Client/Server
16 355 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
17 340 (1.35%) iPhone
18 289 (1.15%) Physics
19 266 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
20 257 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2717 (10.81%) Linux
2 1976 (7.86%) Windows
3 1731 (6.89%) UNIX
4 1612 (6.41%) Android
5 1600 (6.36%) Apple iOS
6 124 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 118 (0.47%) Solaris
8 106 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 88 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 78 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 76 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 74 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 65 (0.26%) CentOS
14 48 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 39 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
15 39 (0.16%) Debian
16 36 (0.14%) AIX
17 35 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 31 (0.12%) Windows 8
19 26 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10629 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 6161 (24.51%) TDD
3 5620 (22.35%) MVC
4 4554 (18.11%) OO
5 3748 (14.91%) Scrum
6 2503 (9.96%) Software Engineering
7 2437 (9.69%) E-Commerce
8 2362 (9.40%) BDD
9 2254 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 2150 (8.55%) Multithreading
11 1886 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 1599 (6.36%) Unit Testing
13 1563 (6.22%) Web Development
14 1454 (5.78%) OOP
15 1433 (5.70%) Open Source
16 1304 (5.19%) Analytics
17 1261 (5.02%) SDLC
18 1137 (4.52%) ETL
19 1130 (4.49%) iOS Development
20 972 (3.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9468 (37.66%) JavaScript
2 8375 (33.31%) C#
3 8114 (32.27%) Java
4 8037 (31.97%) SQL
5 2500 (9.94%) PHP
6 2418 (9.62%) C++
7 2225 (8.85%) Python
8 1786 (7.10%) T-SQL
9 1298 (5.16%) Ruby
10 1169 (4.65%) Scala
11 771 (3.07%) PL/SQL
12 757 (3.01%) Objective-C
13 621 (2.47%) C
14 580 (2.31%) VB.NET
15 559 (2.22%) VBA
16 453 (1.80%) Perl
17 421 (1.67%) Groovy
18 340 (1.35%) PHP5
19 298 (1.19%) VB
20 295 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4117 (16.38%) Degree
2 275 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 248 (0.99%) PhD
4 179 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 87 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 78 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 76 (0.30%) MCP
8 62 (0.25%) MCSD
9 55 (0.22%) MCTS
10 49 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
11 44 (0.18%) Sun Certification
11 44 (0.18%) ISEB
12 43 (0.17%) MCAD
12 43 (0.17%) PMI Certification
13 35 (0.14%) OCP
14 28 (0.11%) ISTQB
15 26 (0.10%) MCPD
16 19 (0.076%) MCITP
16 19 (0.076%) HND
16 19 (0.076%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 875 (3.48%) QA
2 63 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
3 60 (0.24%) EMIR
4 48 (0.19%) SLA
5 30 (0.12%) WCAG
6 25 (0.099%) Data Quality
7 21 (0.084%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.080%) HL7
9 19 (0.076%) MiFID
10 16 (0.064%) COBIT
11 11 (0.044%) PCI DSS
11 11 (0.044%) WAI
11 11 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.012%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.008%) FATCA
13 2 (0.008%) Section 508
13 2 (0.008%) AIFMD
13 2 (0.008%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.004%) CRD IV
System Software
1 135 (0.54%) Docker
2 129 (0.51%) Varnish
3 43 (0.17%) HDFS
4 42 (0.17%) Active Directory
5 38 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (0.056%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.052%) LXC
9 12 (0.048%) Apache Flume
9 12 (0.048%) Platform Symphony
9 12 (0.048%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.040%) Squid
11 8 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.032%) iptables
12 7 (0.028%) vSphere
13 6 (0.024%) Firmware
14 3 (0.012%) Snort
14 3 (0.012%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.012%) FreeRADIUS
15 2 (0.008%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 268 (1.07%) Puppet
2 190 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 115 (0.46%) Ansible
4 77 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 47 (0.19%) Nagios
6 28 (0.11%) Control-M
7 27 (0.11%) Mesos
8 26 (0.10%) logstash
9 25 (0.099%) TeamSite
10 24 (0.095%) Capistrano
11 23 (0.091%) Pingdom
12 21 (0.084%) Kibana
13 20 (0.080%) HAProxy
13 20 (0.080%) StatsD
13 20 (0.080%) Data Guard
14 19 (0.076%) Salt
15 16 (0.064%) Oozie
16 15 (0.060%) Kubernetes
17 10 (0.040%) Hadoop YARN
17 10 (0.040%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2760 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 2386 (9.49%) Oracle
3 795 (3.16%) Google
4 484 (1.93%) Zend
5 440 (1.75%) Facebook
6 404 (1.61%) Sybase
7 348 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 333 (1.32%) Adobe
9 308 (1.23%) Apple
10 253 (1.01%) TIBCO
11 244 (0.97%) IBM
12 230 (0.91%) Tableau
13 210 (0.84%) Informatica
14 202 (0.80%) SAP
15 185 (0.74%) Twitter
16 179 (0.71%) Sitecore
17 174 (0.69%) hybris
18 161 (0.64%) Cognos
19 143 (0.57%) Yahoo!
20 131 (0.52%) Sony
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
StaffHost
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.0 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £80000 per annum
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