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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11983 14413 13797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.40% 30.93% 30.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.25% 32.94% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 12386 12215
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
40970 43753 42052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.69% 93.90% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34560 36068 35618
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 £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 2595 £55,000 +1.85% 597
Kingston Upon Thames +2 108 £52,500 +16.66% 15
Docklands, London +5 39 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Uxbridge +6 35 £44,000 +2.32% 8
Wimbledon -2 34 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Croydon -4 34 £45,000 -6.73% 6
Surbiton +1 29 £47,000 +10.58% 4
Hammersmith 0 29 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Twickenham +4 28 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Harrow +8 25 £42,500 - 4
Bromley -4 23 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Canary Wharf -7 23 £57,500 -36.11%
Hounslow +12 22 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Teddington 0 19 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Chiswick -6 14 £38,750 +13.97% 1
Ealing 0 13 £52,500 +40.16% 2
Wembley -2 13 £48,000 +11.62% 3
Mayfair -2 13 £40,000 -50.00%
Isleworth +1 11 £32,500 -1.51% 3
Romford 0 11 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Brentford +3 10 £38,500 - 1
Chessington -7 10 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Enfield +3 9 £42,500 -3.40% 4
New Malden +1 8 £45,000 -
Westminster -4 8 £20,500 -54.44%
Feltham - 8 £55,000 - 1
West Drayton -2 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Southwark -1 6 £50,000 +69.20%
Sidcup -13 6 £43,500 +6.09% 2
Bermondsey - 5 - -
Clapham +5 4 £39,500 +12.85%
Coulsdon 0 4 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Paddington 0 3 £40,000 -42.85% 2
Beckenham -3 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Morden - 3 £47,500 - 1
South Croydon - 3 £50,000 -
Barnet +5 2 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Hayes 0 2 - -
Edgware +2 1 £54,000 +66.15% 1
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 £21,000 -
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9662 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8920 (37.64%) JavaScript
3 8010 (33.80%) C#
4 7829 (33.04%) HTML
5 7621 (32.16%) .NET
6 7512 (31.70%) SQL
7 7287 (30.75%) Java
8 6686 (28.21%) CSS
9 6302 (26.59%) Finance
10 5974 (25.21%) SQL Server
11 5649 (23.84%) TDD
12 5465 (23.06%) MVC
13 4488 (18.94%) OO
14 4335 (18.29%) ASP.NET
15 4255 (17.96%) jQuery
16 3798 (16.03%) HTML5
17 3668 (15.48%) Degree
18 3426 (14.46%) Scrum
19 2866 (12.09%) Web Services
20 2780 (11.73%) Microsoft
21 2687 (11.34%) XML
22 2623 (11.07%) Git (software)
23 2603 (10.98%) PHP
24 2579 (10.88%) Spring
25 2427 (10.24%) AngularJS
26 2410 (10.17%) C++
27 2398 (10.12%) E-Commerce
28 2360 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
29 2330 (9.83%) Linux
30 2308 (9.74%) BDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1380 (5.82%) Node.js
2 959 (4.05%) CMS
3 858 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 620 (2.62%) Apache
5 594 (2.51%) Tomcat
6 456 (1.92%) WordPress
7 413 (1.74%) IIS
8 396 (1.67%) Drupal
9 342 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 326 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 316 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 302 (1.27%) JBoss
13 293 (1.24%) Apache Solr
14 282 (1.19%) WebLogic
15 277 (1.17%) Umbraco
16 260 (1.10%) WebSphere
17 240 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
18 182 (0.77%) nginx
19 162 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
20 108 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 1360 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 456 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 265 (1.12%) MS Office
4 178 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 78 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 67 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 64 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 58 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 43 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 40 (0.17%) InDesign
11 39 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
12 26 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
13 19 (0.080%) AutoCAD
14 17 (0.072%) CPLEX
15 11 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
15 11 (0.046%) MS Project
16 7 (0.030%) GNU Octave
17 6 (0.025%) Maya
18 5 (0.021%) Acrobat
18 5 (0.021%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 225 (0.95%) Magento
2 205 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 103 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 100 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 89 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 86 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 65 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
8 64 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
8 64 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 58 (0.24%) Markit EDM
10 46 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 40 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
12 37 (0.16%) RMDS
13 33 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
13 33 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
14 28 (0.12%) ION MarketView
15 27 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
16 26 (0.11%) Agresso
17 25 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 23 (0.097%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 473 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 310 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 264 (1.11%) GitHub
4 261 (1.10%) SaaS
5 111 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 75 (0.32%) Force.com
7 46 (0.19%) PaaS
8 44 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 38 (0.16%) Office 365
10 31 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 31 (0.13%) Heroku
11 22 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.084%) Trello
13 16 (0.068%) IaaS
14 11 (0.046%) Google App Engine
15 9 (0.038%) Yammer
16 7 (0.030%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.030%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.030%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.025%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 648 (2.73%) Internet
2 486 (2.05%) HTTP
3 179 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 170 (0.72%) Intranet
5 116 (0.49%) Broadband
6 67 (0.28%) SSL
7 63 (0.27%) DNS
8 54 (0.23%) Extranet
9 53 (0.22%) LDAP
10 46 (0.19%) FTP
11 43 (0.18%) SSH
12 36 (0.15%) Multicast
13 30 (0.13%) VPN
14 25 (0.11%) Firewall
15 22 (0.093%) Bluetooth
16 17 (0.072%) SNMP
16 17 (0.072%) CTI
17 16 (0.068%) SAN
18 14 (0.059%) HTTPS
18 14 (0.059%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5974 (25.21%) SQL Server
2 2201 (9.29%) MySQL
3 1612 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1494 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1368 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1293 (5.46%) NoSQL
7 1237 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1209 (5.10%) Relational Database
9 1077 (4.54%) MongoDB
10 977 (4.12%) Big Data
11 898 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 752 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 557 (2.35%) RDBMS
14 532 (2.24%) Hadoop
15 505 (2.13%) Oracle Database
16 450 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
17 426 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
18 392 (1.65%) Redis
19 346 (1.46%) QlikView
20 294 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2623 (11.07%) Git (software)
2 1571 (6.63%) Subversion
3 1057 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 873 (3.68%) NUnit
5 869 (3.67%) Maven
6 723 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 672 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 611 (2.58%) JUnit
9 518 (2.19%) Selenium
10 516 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
11 486 (2.05%) JIRA
12 469 (1.98%) Eclipse
13 465 (1.96%) Cucumber
14 367 (1.55%) Moq
15 345 (1.46%) TeamCity
16 330 (1.39%) Jasmine
17 322 (1.36%) Xcode
18 310 (1.31%) Ant
19 275 (1.16%) Grunt
20 222 (0.94%) Mockito
General
1 6302 (26.59%) Finance
2 2201 (9.29%) Banking
3 1525 (6.44%) Front Office
4 1198 (5.06%) Marketing
5 1033 (4.36%) Retail
6 1015 (4.28%) Investment Banking
7 926 (3.91%) Games
8 773 (3.26%) Advertising
9 520 (2.19%) Telecoms
10 423 (1.78%) Back Office
11 364 (1.54%) Legal
12 348 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 302 (1.27%) Publishing
14 295 (1.24%) Law
15 109 (0.46%) Automotive
16 89 (0.38%) French Language
17 84 (0.35%) Online Betting
18 74 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 74 (0.31%) Manufacturing
19 63 (0.27%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7829 (33.04%) HTML
2 7621 (32.16%) .NET
3 6686 (28.21%) CSS
4 4335 (18.29%) ASP.NET
5 4255 (17.96%) jQuery
6 3798 (16.03%) HTML5
7 2866 (12.09%) Web Services
8 2687 (11.34%) XML
9 2579 (10.88%) Spring
10 2427 (10.24%) AngularJS
11 2360 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2231 (9.41%) CSS3
13 2060 (8.69%) WCF
14 1839 (7.76%) .NET Framework
15 1769 (7.46%) Ajax
16 1634 (6.90%) REST
17 1492 (6.30%) WPF
18 1387 (5.85%) JSON
19 1374 (5.80%) RESTful
20 1321 (5.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2289 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 1399 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1337 (5.64%) User Experience
4 1274 (5.38%) Open Source
5 1227 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 818 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 753 (3.18%) Derivative
8 744 (3.14%) Algorithms
9 704 (2.97%) Hedge funds
10 653 (2.76%) Mathematics
11 613 (2.59%) Data Structures
12 601 (2.54%) Fixed Income
13 443 (1.87%) Equities
14 410 (1.73%) Visualisation
15 398 (1.68%) iPhone
16 394 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
17 387 (1.63%) Social Media
18 305 (1.29%) Client/Server
19 303 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
20 257 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2330 (9.83%) Linux
2 1739 (7.34%) Windows
3 1626 (6.86%) UNIX
4 1575 (6.65%) Android
5 1571 (6.63%) Apple iOS
6 139 (0.59%) Solaris
6 139 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 96 (0.41%) Windows Phone
8 91 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 91 (0.38%) CentOS
9 71 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 66 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 61 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 51 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 46 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 39 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 35 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
16 34 (0.14%) Debian
17 24 (0.10%) AIX
18 20 (0.084%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9662 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 5649 (23.84%) TDD
3 5465 (23.06%) MVC
4 4488 (18.94%) OO
5 3426 (14.46%) Scrum
6 2398 (10.12%) E-Commerce
7 2308 (9.74%) BDD
8 2194 (9.26%) Multithreading
9 2097 (8.85%) Software Engineering
10 2007 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
11 1710 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
12 1542 (6.51%) OOP
13 1533 (6.47%) Web Development
14 1362 (5.75%) Unit Testing
15 1123 (4.74%) iOS Development
16 1084 (4.57%) Analytics
17 1072 (4.52%) ETL
18 1018 (4.30%) OOD
19 995 (4.20%) Android Development
20 890 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8920 (37.64%) JavaScript
2 8010 (33.80%) C#
3 7512 (31.70%) SQL
4 7287 (30.75%) Java
5 2603 (10.98%) PHP
6 2410 (10.17%) C++
7 1703 (7.19%) Python
8 1668 (7.04%) T-SQL
9 1040 (4.39%) Ruby
10 748 (3.16%) Scala
11 728 (3.07%) Objective-C
12 704 (2.97%) PL/SQL
13 581 (2.45%) VB.NET
14 557 (2.35%) C
15 530 (2.24%) VBA
16 508 (2.14%) Perl
17 363 (1.53%) PHP5
18 322 (1.36%) VB
19 262 (1.11%) Groovy
20 256 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3668 (15.48%) Degree
2 267 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 218 (0.92%) PhD
4 204 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 84 (0.35%) MCSD
6 75 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 56 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 56 (0.24%) MCTS
8 52 (0.22%) MCP
9 45 (0.19%) MCAD
9 45 (0.19%) Sun Certification
10 33 (0.14%) MCPD
11 22 (0.093%) MCITP
12 21 (0.089%) Oracle Certification
12 21 (0.089%) ISEB
13 20 (0.084%) HND
13 20 (0.084%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.080%) ISTQB
15 17 (0.072%) CSSLP
16 15 (0.063%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 973 (4.11%) QA
2 61 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 43 (0.18%) SLA
4 27 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 22 (0.093%) EMIR
5 22 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
6 21 (0.089%) HL7
7 20 (0.084%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.080%) WCAG
9 11 (0.046%) WAI
10 7 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (0.030%) Basel III
11 5 (0.021%) Basel II
12 4 (0.017%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.013%) MiFID
13 3 (0.013%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.008%) GCP
14 2 (0.008%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.004%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.004%) CRD IV
System Software
1 91 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 81 (0.34%) Varnish
3 59 (0.25%) Docker
4 52 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (0.093%) HDFS
7 15 (0.063%) Firmware
8 10 (0.042%) Platform Symphony
9 9 (0.038%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.021%) Squid
10 5 (0.021%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.017%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.017%) iptables
12 3 (0.013%) Hyper-V
13 2 (0.008%) GridGain
13 2 (0.008%) KVM
13 2 (0.008%) Snort
14 1 (0.004%) Xen
14 1 (0.004%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 218 (0.92%) Puppet
2 179 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (0.36%) Ansible
4 41 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 41 (0.17%) StatsD
5 37 (0.16%) logstash
6 29 (0.12%) Nagios
7 28 (0.12%) Kibana
8 25 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 24 (0.10%) Control-M
10 19 (0.080%) HAProxy
11 16 (0.068%) yum
12 14 (0.059%) HP UCMDB
12 14 (0.059%) Data Guard
12 14 (0.059%) Graphite
13 13 (0.055%) SCOM
13 13 (0.055%) OpenView
14 11 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (0.038%) Netcool
15 9 (0.038%) Salt
Vendors
1 2780 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 2110 (8.90%) Oracle
3 751 (3.17%) Google
4 605 (2.55%) Zend
5 461 (1.95%) Facebook
6 377 (1.59%) Adobe
7 356 (1.50%) Sybase
8 330 (1.39%) TIBCO
9 245 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 237 (1.00%) Twitter
11 236 (1.00%) IBM
12 230 (0.97%) Business Objects
13 229 (0.97%) Apple
14 208 (0.88%) hybris
15 207 (0.87%) Informatica
16 196 (0.83%) Sitecore
17 195 (0.82%) Tableau
18 171 (0.72%) Cognos
19 141 (0.59%) SAP
20 137 (0.58%) Xamarin
London
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall - Royal Academy of Arts
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Explore Group
Salary: Part Remote
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits + big bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago