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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13519 13869 14922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.43% 31.63% 30.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.51% 33.81% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11885 12046 13530
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 3349 £52,500 - 618
Croydon +3 74 £47,500 +3.26% 10
Kingston Upon Thames -2 62 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Docklands, London -3 45 £62,500 +8.69%
Wimbledon 0 37 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hounslow 0 36 £45,000 - 9
Teddington 0 34 £42,000 +16.66% 2
Harrow +2 32 £42,500 +88.88% 11
Hammersmith 0 32 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bromley +1 31 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Canary Wharf -1 24 £57,500 -28.12%
Twickenham +6 22 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Uxbridge +1 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Ealing +2 16 £50,000 +2.04% 1
New Malden +1 16 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Dagenham - 16 £45,000 - 2
Isleworth 0 15 £55,000 +57.14%
Upminster - 15 £35,000 -
Chiswick +4 14 £37,500 -6.25%
Orpington +2 14 £40,000 -
Enfield +3 12 £42,500 +34.92%
Westminster +3 11 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Southwark 0 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Surbiton -4 9 £47,000 +5.91% 1
Erith +1 8 £37,500 -
Clapham +5 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hackney 0 6 £33,000 +28.15%
Sidcup -4 6 £25,000 -51.69% 2
Pinner - 6 £47,500 - 1
West Drayton - 6 £45,000 - 1
Romford +11 4 £40,000 - 1
Bexley 0 4 £28,250 -
Ilford 0 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Barnet -1 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Coulsdon - 3 £37,500 -
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Beckenham 0 2 £20,000 -52.38%
Mayfair 0 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Ruislip -2 2 £39,000 +56.00% 2
Wembley -2 2 £35,000 -24.32%
Paddington -12 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Northwood - 2 £38,500 - 1
Hayes - 2 £43,500 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 -
Chessington - 1 £45,000 -
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Edgware - 1 £37,500 - 1
Mitcham - 1 £36,000 -
Thornton Heath - 1 £27,500 -
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11263 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10420 (36.41%) JavaScript
3 9769 (34.13%) C#
4 9563 (33.41%) HTML
5 9101 (31.80%) Java
6 8976 (31.36%) .NET
7 8739 (30.53%) SQL
8 8415 (29.40%) CSS
9 7508 (26.23%) Finance
10 7276 (25.42%) SQL Server
11 6269 (21.90%) MVC
12 6211 (21.70%) OO
13 6196 (21.65%) TDD
14 5427 (18.96%) jQuery
15 5316 (18.57%) ASP.NET
16 4933 (17.23%) Degree
17 4364 (15.25%) HTML5
18 4141 (14.47%) Scrum
19 3517 (12.29%) Web Services
20 3479 (12.15%) XML
21 3384 (11.82%) PHP
22 3363 (11.75%) Microsoft
23 3270 (11.42%) C++
24 3266 (11.41%) Computer Science
25 3182 (11.12%) Linux
26 3120 (10.90%) E-Commerce
27 3065 (10.71%) Software Engineering
28 3007 (10.51%) MySQL
29 2891 (10.10%) CSS3
30 2890 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1353 (4.73%) Node.js
2 1195 (4.18%) CMS
3 1187 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 846 (2.96%) Apache
5 686 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 628 (2.19%) Drupal
7 604 (2.11%) IIS
8 490 (1.71%) WordPress
9 428 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 399 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 376 (1.31%) Apache Solr
12 298 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 271 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 262 (0.92%) WebSphere
15 221 (0.77%) WebLogic
15 221 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 206 (0.72%) nginx
17 183 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
18 173 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
19 137 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1748 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 561 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 267 (0.93%) MS Office
4 234 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 79 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 78 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 69 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 53 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 47 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 36 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
11 31 (0.11%) InDesign
12 23 (0.080%) MS Project
13 15 (0.052%) XMetaL
14 10 (0.035%) Maya
15 8 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
16 7 (0.024%) Weka
16 7 (0.024%) GIMP
17 6 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
18 5 (0.017%) CINEMA 4D
18 5 (0.017%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 290 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 190 (0.66%) Magento
3 76 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 58 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 56 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 56 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 47 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 44 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
8 38 (0.13%) Shopify
8 38 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
9 35 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
10 29 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
10 29 (0.10%) Endur
11 28 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
12 24 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
13 23 (0.080%) RMDS
14 22 (0.077%) Oracle ERP
14 22 (0.077%) osCommerce
15 20 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
15 20 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 529 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 374 (1.31%) SaaS
3 336 (1.17%) GitHub
4 311 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 148 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 115 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 88 (0.31%) Force.com
8 60 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 59 (0.21%) PaaS
10 54 (0.19%) Office 365
11 51 (0.18%) Trello
12 37 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 28 (0.098%) Heroku
14 26 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
15 24 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
16 17 (0.059%) IaaS
17 16 (0.056%) Google Apps
18 15 (0.052%) Rackspace Cloud
19 9 (0.031%) CloudFront
20 7 (0.024%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 820 (2.86%) Internet
2 716 (2.50%) HTTP
3 330 (1.15%) Intranet
4 281 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 93 (0.32%) Broadband
6 74 (0.26%) SSH
7 73 (0.26%) Extranet
8 72 (0.25%) LDAP
9 68 (0.24%) SSL
10 64 (0.22%) FTP
11 57 (0.20%) DNS
12 55 (0.19%) SAN
13 52 (0.18%) SNMP
14 48 (0.17%) SMTP
15 36 (0.13%) GSM
16 34 (0.12%) VoIP
17 30 (0.10%) Multicast
18 24 (0.084%) SMS
18 24 (0.084%) AMQP
19 22 (0.077%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7276 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 3007 (10.51%) MySQL
3 2123 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1840 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1715 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1649 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1523 (5.32%) Relational Database
8 1292 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1178 (4.12%) Big Data
10 1116 (3.90%) NoSQL
11 1100 (3.84%) MongoDB
12 1062 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 664 (2.32%) Hadoop
14 631 (2.20%) RDBMS
15 585 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
16 528 (1.84%) Oracle Database
17 483 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
18 471 (1.65%) OLAP
19 348 (1.22%) Redis
20 333 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2752 (9.61%) Git (software)
2 1952 (6.82%) Subversion
3 1324 (4.63%) Visual Studio
4 986 (3.44%) Maven
5 951 (3.32%) NUnit
6 900 (3.14%) JUnit
7 858 (3.00%) Jenkins
8 743 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 648 (2.26%) Selenium
10 622 (2.17%) JIRA
11 618 (2.16%) Cucumber
12 611 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 524 (1.83%) Eclipse
14 415 (1.45%) TeamCity
15 398 (1.39%) Moq
16 390 (1.36%) Jasmine
17 350 (1.22%) Ant
18 268 (0.94%) Xcode
19 264 (0.92%) SpecFlow
20 248 (0.87%) Grunt
General
1 7508 (26.23%) Finance
2 2734 (9.55%) Banking
3 1999 (6.98%) Front Office
4 1355 (4.73%) Games
5 1335 (4.66%) Investment Banking
6 1317 (4.60%) Marketing
7 1019 (3.56%) Retail
8 860 (3.00%) Advertising
9 577 (2.02%) Telecoms
10 519 (1.81%) Financial Institution
11 516 (1.80%) Publishing
12 437 (1.53%) Back Office
13 422 (1.47%) Law
14 306 (1.07%) Legal
15 99 (0.35%) Music Industry
16 91 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 90 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 78 (0.27%) French Language
19 76 (0.27%) Multimedia
20 53 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9563 (33.41%) HTML
2 8976 (31.36%) .NET
3 8415 (29.40%) CSS
4 5427 (18.96%) jQuery
5 5316 (18.57%) ASP.NET
6 4364 (15.25%) HTML5
7 3517 (12.29%) Web Services
8 3479 (12.15%) XML
9 2891 (10.10%) CSS3
10 2890 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2704 (9.45%) Spring
12 2351 (8.21%) WCF
13 2281 (7.97%) Ajax
14 2137 (7.47%) AngularJS
15 1947 (6.80%) .NET Framework
16 1775 (6.20%) WPF
17 1740 (6.08%) REST
18 1663 (5.81%) Hibernate
19 1618 (5.65%) JSON
20 1447 (5.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3266 (11.41%) Computer Science
2 1595 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1525 (5.33%) User Experience
4 1485 (5.19%) Open Source
5 1277 (4.46%) Mobile App
6 1165 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1020 (3.56%) Derivative
8 972 (3.40%) Mathematics
9 895 (3.13%) Hedge funds
10 759 (2.65%) Fixed Income
11 718 (2.51%) Equities
12 535 (1.87%) iPhone
13 464 (1.62%) Visualisation
14 420 (1.47%) Social Media
15 378 (1.32%) Client/Server
16 348 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
17 332 (1.16%) iPad
17 332 (1.16%) Physics
18 287 (1.00%) Social Network
19 277 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3182 (11.12%) Linux
2 2267 (7.92%) Windows
3 2221 (7.76%) UNIX
4 1841 (6.43%) Android
5 1716 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 138 (0.48%) Solaris
7 136 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 77 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 69 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 67 (0.23%) Debian
11 66 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 60 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 58 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
14 57 (0.20%) CentOS
15 46 (0.16%) Windows 7
15 46 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
16 30 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 27 (0.094%) Windows Phone 8
18 25 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (0.077%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11263 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6269 (21.90%) MVC
3 6211 (21.70%) OO
4 6196 (21.65%) TDD
5 4141 (14.47%) Scrum
6 3120 (10.90%) E-Commerce
7 3065 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2754 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 2516 (8.79%) BDD
10 2218 (7.75%) OOP
11 2147 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 2033 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 1969 (6.88%) Unit Testing
14 1944 (6.79%) Web Development
15 1461 (5.10%) ETL
16 1261 (4.41%) Low Latency
17 1189 (4.15%) Mentoring
18 1179 (4.12%) iOS Development
19 1169 (4.08%) Analytics
20 1162 (4.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10420 (36.41%) JavaScript
2 9769 (34.13%) C#
3 9101 (31.80%) Java
4 8739 (30.53%) SQL
5 3384 (11.82%) PHP
6 3270 (11.42%) C++
7 2470 (8.63%) Python
8 1960 (6.85%) T-SQL
9 1390 (4.86%) Ruby
10 1040 (3.63%) C
11 846 (2.96%) Objective-C
12 758 (2.65%) Perl
13 720 (2.52%) VBA
14 714 (2.49%) Scala
15 709 (2.48%) VB.NET
16 613 (2.14%) PL/SQL
17 600 (2.10%) PHP5
18 517 (1.81%) VB
19 316 (1.10%) Shell Script
20 310 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4933 (17.23%) Degree
2 546 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 315 (1.10%) PhD
4 294 (1.03%) MCTS
5 282 (0.99%) MCSD
6 272 (0.95%) MCP
7 264 (0.92%) MCAD
8 112 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 52 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 50 (0.17%) CFA
11 32 (0.11%) Sun Certification
11 32 (0.11%) MCITP
12 18 (0.063%) MCSE
13 17 (0.059%) DV Cleared
13 17 (0.059%) MBA
13 17 (0.059%) PMI Certification
14 15 (0.052%) MCPD
14 15 (0.052%) ISEB
15 13 (0.045%) HNC
16 11 (0.038%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1245 (4.35%) QA
2 58 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 45 (0.16%) WCAG
4 41 (0.14%) SLA
5 40 (0.14%) EMIR
5 40 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 30 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.066%) Solvency II
8 18 (0.063%) PCI DSS
9 17 (0.059%) UCITS
10 11 (0.038%) Basel III
11 10 (0.035%) HL7
12 7 (0.024%) Dublin Core
13 6 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (0.021%) WAI
13 6 (0.021%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.014%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 2 (0.007%) MiFID
17 1 (0.003%) Section 508
System Software
1 134 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 62 (0.22%) Varnish
3 55 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (0.17%) HDFS
5 13 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 12 (0.042%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.038%) KVM
7 11 (0.038%) vSphere
7 11 (0.038%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.028%) Docker
9 6 (0.021%) Kamailio
10 5 (0.017%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.017%) SpamAssassin
10 5 (0.017%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.014%) NFS
11 4 (0.014%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.014%) Platform Symphony
12 3 (0.010%) OpenSSH
12 3 (0.010%) Squid
Systems Management
1 270 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 234 (0.82%) Puppet
3 67 (0.23%) Ansible
4 58 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 45 (0.16%) logstash
6 42 (0.15%) Capistrano
7 40 (0.14%) Nagios
8 34 (0.12%) YUM
9 30 (0.10%) SCOM
10 29 (0.10%) OpenView
11 21 (0.073%) StatsD
12 16 (0.056%) Control-M
12 16 (0.056%) Kibana
13 12 (0.042%) Plesk
14 9 (0.031%) MOM
14 9 (0.031%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (0.017%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.017%) Oozie
15 5 (0.017%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.017%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 3363 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 2702 (9.44%) Oracle
3 898 (3.14%) Google
4 870 (3.04%) Zend
5 655 (2.29%) Facebook
6 583 (2.04%) Adobe
7 484 (1.69%) Sybase
8 397 (1.39%) Business Objects
9 394 (1.38%) JBoss
10 368 (1.29%) Twitter
11 355 (1.24%) TIBCO
12 334 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
13 309 (1.08%) IBM
14 291 (1.02%) SAP
15 290 (1.01%) Sitecore
16 243 (0.85%) Cognos
17 231 (0.81%) Informatica
18 216 (0.75%) EPiServer
19 170 (0.59%) Bloomberg
20 156 (0.55%) hybris
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Rewards
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25,000 - £40,000 plus bonus and goo
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20,000 - £30,000 plus bonus and ben
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago