The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15363 13847 17415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.96% 30.47% 31.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.02% 32.44% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13209 12252 15851
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 3550 £52,500 +0.96% 583
Croydon +1 86 £49,000 +15.29% 15
Kingston Upon Thames -1 80 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Bromley +12 62 £50,000 +42.85% 8
Wimbledon +8 48 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Canary Wharf -1 48 £82,500 -2.94% 2
Surbiton 0 31 £45,000 +41.73% 1
Chiswick +5 29 £35,750 -46.03%
Hammersmith 0 29 £47,500 +2.15% 2
Uxbridge +8 25 £43,500 +16.00% 5
Docklands, London -1 22 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Wembley +4 21 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Teddington 0 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Hounslow -14 19 £43,500 +24.28% 6
Harrow -1 18 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Sidcup -1 16 £41,000 +26.15% 4
Orpington +15 14 £43,250 -
Ealing +3 13 £41,500 -10.27% 2
Westminster +2 13 £40,000 -16.66%
Twickenham -5 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Chessington -3 9 £55,000 +7.84%
West Drayton - 9 £50,000 - 1
Brentford +13 8 £38,500 -11.49% 1
Mayfair -1 8 £80,000 -33.33%
Beckenham -2 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Upminster - 8 £35,000 - 1
Romford +2 6 £41,500 +3.75%
Bexleyheath - 5 £40,000 -
Clapham - 5 £47,500 -
Enfield +2 4 £44,000 +41.93% 3
Coulsdon - 4 - -
Hornchurch - 4 £37,500 -
Barnet -4 3 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Ilford - 3 £31,000 -
Bexley +1 2 £26,500 -29.33%
Southwark +1 2 £29,550 +7.45%
Greenford -1 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Erith - 2 - -
Isleworth +3 1 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Feltham +2 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Hayes -8 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Rainham - 1 £22,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £40,000 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10424 (37.11%) JavaScript
2 9904 (35.25%) HTML
3 9758 (34.73%) C#
4 9359 (33.31%) Java
5 8880 (31.61%) .NET
6 8634 (30.73%) SQL
7 8570 (30.51%) CSS
8 7275 (25.90%) Finance
9 7036 (25.05%) SQL Server
10 6027 (21.45%) MVC
11 5940 (21.14%) TDD
12 5735 (20.41%) jQuery
13 5721 (20.36%) OO
14 5384 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
15 5106 (18.18%) ASP.NET
16 4965 (17.67%) HTML5
17 4934 (17.56%) Degree
18 4000 (14.24%) Scrum
19 3726 (13.26%) XML
20 3585 (12.76%) PHP
21 3424 (12.19%) Computer Science
22 3319 (11.81%) CSS3
23 3305 (11.76%) Web Services
24 3248 (11.56%) Microsoft
25 3128 (11.13%) C++
26 3110 (11.07%) Linux
27 3001 (10.68%) E-Commerce
28 2884 (10.27%) MySQL
29 2840 (10.11%) Oracle
30 2824 (10.05%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1390 (4.95%) CMS
2 1135 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 1069 (3.81%) Node.js
4 873 (3.11%) Apache
5 785 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 562 (2.00%) Drupal
6 562 (2.00%) IIS
7 483 (1.72%) WordPress
8 365 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 362 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 346 (1.23%) Umbraco
11 279 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 273 (0.97%) Apache Solr
13 240 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
14 208 (0.74%) WebLogic
15 200 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
16 161 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 160 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
18 149 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
19 148 (0.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1644 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 583 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 204 (0.73%) MS Office
4 173 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 86 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 51 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 50 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 42 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 33 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 24 (0.085%) MS PowerPoint
11 14 (0.050%) MS Project
12 10 (0.036%) XMetaL
12 10 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.021%) Quicktime
13 6 (0.021%) InDesign
14 5 (0.018%) SPSS
14 5 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.011%) Stata
15 3 (0.011%) Acrobat
16 2 (0.007%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 322 (1.15%) Magento
2 256 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 132 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 98 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 93 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 84 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 76 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 52 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
9 43 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
10 40 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
10 40 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
11 36 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
11 36 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
12 35 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
13 34 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
14 30 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
15 29 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
16 28 (0.100%) TIBCO iProcess
17 26 (0.093%) nopCommerce
17 26 (0.093%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 548 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 508 (1.81%) SaaS
3 309 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 245 (0.87%) GitHub
5 197 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 124 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 90 (0.32%) Force.com
8 58 (0.21%) PaaS
9 55 (0.20%) Office 365
10 50 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 49 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 34 (0.12%) Heroku
13 29 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
14 18 (0.064%) Trello
15 14 (0.050%) IaaS
15 14 (0.050%) Joyent
15 14 (0.050%) Google Apps
16 13 (0.046%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (0.036%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.036%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 819 (2.92%) Internet
2 597 (2.13%) HTTP
3 229 (0.82%) Intranet
4 216 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 105 (0.37%) Broadband
6 63 (0.22%) SSL
7 61 (0.22%) SSH
8 56 (0.20%) LDAP
9 47 (0.17%) FTP
10 45 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
10 45 (0.16%) DNS
11 43 (0.15%) SMTP
12 37 (0.13%) Extranet
13 31 (0.11%) SNMP
14 29 (0.10%) AMQP
15 28 (0.100%) Multicast
16 23 (0.082%) SAN
17 20 (0.071%) GSM
18 19 (0.068%) VoIP
18 19 (0.068%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7036 (25.05%) SQL Server
2 2884 (10.27%) MySQL
3 1776 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1684 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1626 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1580 (5.62%) Relational Database
7 1355 (4.82%) Big Data
8 1251 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1120 (3.99%) NoSQL
10 1059 (3.77%) MongoDB
11 1056 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 957 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 832 (2.96%) Hadoop
14 743 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 722 (2.57%) RDBMS
16 644 (2.29%) Oracle Database
17 435 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
18 399 (1.42%) OLAP
19 346 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
20 295 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2345 (8.35%) Git (software)
2 1935 (6.89%) Subversion
3 1356 (4.83%) Visual Studio
4 1079 (3.84%) Maven
5 1072 (3.82%) NUnit
6 869 (3.09%) JUnit
7 808 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 789 (2.81%) Selenium
9 632 (2.25%) Jenkins
10 537 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
11 520 (1.85%) JIRA
12 519 (1.85%) Eclipse
13 481 (1.71%) Cucumber
14 470 (1.67%) Moq
15 404 (1.44%) Ant
16 358 (1.27%) TeamCity
17 338 (1.20%) SpecFlow
18 274 (0.98%) Xcode
18 274 (0.98%) Jasmine
19 250 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 7275 (25.90%) Finance
2 2544 (9.06%) Banking
3 1873 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1475 (5.25%) Games
5 1333 (4.74%) Marketing
6 1199 (4.27%) Investment Banking
7 941 (3.35%) Retail
8 687 (2.45%) Advertising
9 525 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 509 (1.81%) Law
11 492 (1.75%) Publishing
12 483 (1.72%) Financial Institution
13 387 (1.38%) Back Office
14 249 (0.89%) Legal
15 119 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 82 (0.29%) Music Industry
17 80 (0.28%) Online Betting
18 65 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 65 (0.23%) Electronics
19 55 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9904 (35.25%) HTML
2 8880 (31.61%) .NET
3 8570 (30.51%) CSS
4 5735 (20.41%) jQuery
5 5106 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4965 (17.67%) HTML5
7 3726 (13.26%) XML
8 3319 (11.81%) CSS3
9 3305 (11.76%) Web Services
10 2820 (10.04%) Spring
11 2558 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2512 (8.94%) Ajax
13 2506 (8.92%) WCF
14 1963 (6.99%) WPF
15 1924 (6.85%) .NET Framework
16 1798 (6.40%) Hibernate
17 1647 (5.86%) JSON
18 1532 (5.45%) REST
19 1522 (5.42%) J2EE
20 1432 (5.10%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3424 (12.19%) Computer Science
2 1621 (5.77%) Open Source
3 1357 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 1104 (3.93%) Mathematics
5 1101 (3.92%) Derivative
6 1027 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 853 (3.04%) Hedge funds
8 705 (2.51%) Equities
9 699 (2.49%) Fixed Income
10 510 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 476 (1.69%) iPhone
12 412 (1.47%) Physics
13 390 (1.39%) Social Media
14 379 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
15 374 (1.33%) Client/Server
16 366 (1.30%) Visualisation
17 354 (1.26%) iPad
18 351 (1.25%) Social Network
19 295 (1.05%) Statistics
20 287 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3110 (11.07%) Linux
2 2372 (8.44%) Windows
3 2270 (8.08%) UNIX
4 1867 (6.65%) Apple iOS
5 1809 (6.44%) Android
6 131 (0.47%) Windows Phone
7 120 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 89 (0.32%) Solaris
9 85 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 83 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 78 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 70 (0.25%) Debian
13 66 (0.23%) CentOS
14 45 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 44 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 33 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
17 30 (0.11%) Windows 7
18 29 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
19 28 (0.100%) AIX
20 25 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6027 (21.45%) MVC
2 5940 (21.14%) TDD
3 5721 (20.36%) OO
4 5384 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4000 (14.24%) Scrum
6 3001 (10.68%) E-Commerce
7 2824 (10.05%) Software Engineering
8 2450 (8.72%) Multithreading
9 2262 (8.05%) OOP
10 2202 (7.84%) BDD
11 2046 (7.28%) Web Development
12 1934 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
13 1913 (6.81%) Unit Testing
14 1906 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
15 1242 (4.42%) Low Latency
16 1191 (4.24%) iOS Development
17 1188 (4.23%) Analytics
18 1110 (3.95%) SOA
19 1109 (3.95%) ETL
20 1049 (3.73%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10424 (37.11%) JavaScript
2 9758 (34.73%) C#
3 9359 (33.31%) Java
4 8634 (30.73%) SQL
5 3585 (12.76%) PHP
6 3128 (11.13%) C++
7 2347 (8.35%) Python
8 1874 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 1533 (5.46%) Ruby
10 950 (3.38%) Scala
11 907 (3.23%) C
12 885 (3.15%) Objective-C
13 814 (2.90%) Perl
14 734 (2.61%) PL/SQL
15 713 (2.54%) VB.NET
16 559 (1.99%) PHP5
17 547 (1.95%) VBA
18 469 (1.67%) VB
19 413 (1.47%) Shell Script
20 331 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 4934 (17.56%) Degree
2 787 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 532 (1.89%) MCTS
4 530 (1.89%) MCSD
5 524 (1.87%) MCAD
6 523 (1.86%) MCP
7 316 (1.12%) PhD
8 110 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 50 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 49 (0.17%) MCITP
11 31 (0.11%) ISEB
11 31 (0.11%) Sun Certification
12 25 (0.089%) HND
13 24 (0.085%) HNC
14 21 (0.075%) CFA
15 20 (0.071%) ISTQB
16 15 (0.053%) Postgraduate
16 15 (0.053%) MBA
17 13 (0.046%) MCSE
18 11 (0.039%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1220 (4.34%) QA
2 44 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 32 (0.11%) Basel III
4 26 (0.093%) Data Quality
5 23 (0.082%) SLA
6 14 (0.050%) WAI
7 13 (0.046%) WCAG
8 11 (0.039%) EMIR
9 10 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.028%) CRD IV
10 8 (0.028%) Dodd-Frank
11 6 (0.021%) HL7
12 5 (0.018%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.018%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.014%) COREP
13 4 (0.014%) MiFID
13 4 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (0.014%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.011%) Dublin Core
15 1 (0.004%) IAS 39
System Software
1 117 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 67 (0.24%) Varnish
3 37 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 23 (0.082%) Squid
6 11 (0.039%) KVM
7 9 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.028%) Platform Symphony
8 8 (0.028%) vSphere
9 7 (0.025%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.025%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.018%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.018%) SpamAssassin
11 4 (0.014%) Samba
12 3 (0.011%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.007%) QEMU
13 2 (0.007%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.007%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.007%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.007%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 293 (1.04%) Puppet
2 231 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (0.15%) Capistrano
4 36 (0.13%) Plesk
5 35 (0.12%) Vagrant
6 27 (0.096%) Nagios
7 25 (0.089%) Control-M
8 22 (0.078%) YUM
9 14 (0.050%) Ansible
10 13 (0.046%) HAProxy
11 11 (0.039%) OpenView
11 11 (0.039%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.039%) SCOM
12 9 (0.032%) MOM
13 7 (0.025%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.025%) Zenoss
14 5 (0.018%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 5 (0.018%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.014%) Oozie
15 4 (0.014%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3248 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 2840 (10.11%) Oracle
3 934 (3.32%) Google
4 902 (3.21%) Zend
5 635 (2.26%) Facebook
6 539 (1.92%) Adobe
7 479 (1.71%) JBoss
8 438 (1.56%) Sybase
9 427 (1.52%) TIBCO
10 396 (1.41%) Twitter
11 348 (1.24%) Sitecore
12 328 (1.17%) Business Objects
13 264 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 251 (0.89%) SAP
15 247 (0.88%) Informatica
16 245 (0.87%) IBM
17 201 (0.72%) Cognos
18 181 (0.64%) EPiServer
19 127 (0.45%) hybris
20 126 (0.45%) Apple
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum to £60k depending on experien
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago