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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11406 12699 13963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.49% 30.06% 31.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.33% 32.02% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10081 10894 12562
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 2638 £55,000 - 591
Kingston Upon Thames 0 64 £45,000 - 10
Wimbledon 0 43 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Croydon -7 39 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Hounslow +6 33 £45,000 - 4
Hammersmith +5 26 £45,000 +34.32% 2
Harrow +1 26 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Docklands, London -5 25 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Uxbridge -4 23 £44,000 +3.52% 4
Chessington +4 20 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Teddington -1 18 £45,000 - 2
Mayfair +2 17 £40,000 -27.27%
Bromley +2 15 £38,000 -24.00% 2
Twickenham -3 15 £37,250 -29.04% 3
Surbiton +1 14 £48,750 +116.66% 4
Canary Wharf -8 13 £60,000 -40.00%
Edgware +1 12 £48,000 +47.69% 1
Wembley -3 10 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Chiswick -4 9 £49,000 +44.11% 1
Ealing +1 7 £50,750 +26.87%
New Malden -1 7 £47,500 -
Southwark - 7 £50,000 -
Romford -2 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Brentford - 6 £38,500 - 3
Clapham +5 5 £39,000 +30.00%
Sidcup -10 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Isleworth +2 4 £32,500 -1.51% 5
Feltham - 4 £55,000 -
Orpington 0 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Enfield -6 3 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Upminster - 3 £35,000 -
Hillingdon - 3 £21,000 -
West Drayton +1 2 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Coulsdon 0 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Bermondsey - 2 - -
South Croydon - 2 £50,000 - 2
Hayes 0 1 - - 2
Westminster -11 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9791 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8950 (37.07%) JavaScript
3 8408 (34.82%) C#
4 7989 (33.09%) HTML
5 7948 (32.92%) .NET
6 7681 (31.81%) SQL
7 7217 (29.89%) Java
8 6966 (28.85%) CSS
9 6328 (26.21%) Finance
10 6152 (25.48%) SQL Server
11 5583 (23.12%) TDD
12 5538 (22.94%) MVC
13 4848 (20.08%) OO
14 4654 (19.27%) ASP.NET
15 4453 (18.44%) jQuery
16 3762 (15.58%) HTML5
17 3714 (15.38%) Degree
18 3589 (14.86%) Scrum
19 2939 (12.17%) Microsoft
20 2861 (11.85%) Web Services
21 2782 (11.52%) PHP
22 2759 (11.43%) XML
23 2597 (10.76%) C++
24 2545 (10.54%) E-Commerce
25 2521 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
26 2502 (10.36%) Git (software)
27 2469 (10.23%) Spring
28 2390 (9.90%) MySQL
29 2370 (9.82%) BDD
30 2349 (9.73%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1258 (5.21%) Node.js
2 1045 (4.33%) SharePoint
3 1023 (4.24%) CMS
4 647 (2.68%) Apache
5 544 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 542 (2.24%) WordPress
7 491 (2.03%) IIS
8 465 (1.93%) Drupal
9 398 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 383 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 328 (1.36%) Apache Solr
12 303 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
13 288 (1.19%) Umbraco
14 278 (1.15%) WebLogic
15 272 (1.13%) JBoss
16 255 (1.06%) WebSphere
17 223 (0.92%) nginx
18 220 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
19 172 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
20 116 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 1516 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 478 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 285 (1.18%) MS Office
4 211 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 77 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 73 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 73 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 63 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 57 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 46 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 36 (0.15%) InDesign
11 31 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
12 15 (0.062%) CPLEX
13 11 (0.046%) Weka
13 11 (0.046%) AutoCAD
14 10 (0.041%) MS Project
15 8 (0.033%) Maya
16 6 (0.025%) FastStats
16 6 (0.025%) HipChat
17 5 (0.021%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 228 (0.94%) Magento
1 228 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 90 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 79 (0.33%) Google Analytics
4 74 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 67 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 55 (0.23%) Markit EDM
7 51 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 49 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 49 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
8 49 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 46 (0.19%) Shopify
10 43 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
11 34 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
12 33 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
12 33 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
13 30 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
14 28 (0.12%) Endur
14 28 (0.12%) ION MarketView
15 27 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 414 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 340 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 307 (1.27%) GitHub
4 257 (1.06%) SaaS
5 112 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (0.27%) Force.com
7 57 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 52 (0.22%) Trello
9 50 (0.21%) Office 365
10 47 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 40 (0.17%) PaaS
12 32 (0.13%) Heroku
13 17 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
14 15 (0.062%) IaaS
15 14 (0.058%) Yammer
16 10 (0.041%) Rackspace Cloud
16 10 (0.041%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.033%) Basecamp
17 8 (0.033%) OpenShift
18 5 (0.021%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 630 (2.61%) Internet
2 441 (1.83%) HTTP
3 257 (1.06%) Intranet
4 168 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 121 (0.50%) Broadband
6 93 (0.39%) Extranet
7 78 (0.32%) LDAP
8 74 (0.31%) SSL
9 68 (0.28%) DNS
10 55 (0.23%) FTP
11 45 (0.19%) SSH
12 30 (0.12%) Multicast
13 24 (0.099%) SAN
14 22 (0.091%) SMTP
15 21 (0.087%) Bluetooth
16 19 (0.079%) VPN
17 18 (0.075%) SNMP
18 17 (0.070%) Network Security
18 17 (0.070%) VoIP
18 17 (0.070%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6152 (25.48%) SQL Server
2 2390 (9.90%) MySQL
3 1592 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1516 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1387 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1300 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1208 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 1138 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 1059 (4.39%) MongoDB
10 932 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 929 (3.85%) Big Data
12 761 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 526 (2.18%) RDBMS
14 498 (2.06%) Oracle Database
15 482 (2.00%) Hadoop
16 424 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
17 399 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
18 384 (1.59%) Redis
19 344 (1.42%) QlikView
20 308 (1.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2502 (10.36%) Git (software)
2 1640 (6.79%) Subversion
3 1042 (4.32%) Visual Studio
4 879 (3.64%) NUnit
5 846 (3.50%) Maven
6 712 (2.95%) Jenkins
7 654 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 612 (2.53%) JUnit
9 561 (2.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 474 (1.96%) Selenium
11 471 (1.95%) JIRA
12 466 (1.93%) Cucumber
13 455 (1.88%) Eclipse
14 421 (1.74%) TeamCity
15 331 (1.37%) Moq
16 324 (1.34%) Jasmine
17 313 (1.30%) Xcode
18 285 (1.18%) Ant
19 233 (0.96%) SpecFlow
20 221 (0.92%) Grunt
General
1 6328 (26.21%) Finance
2 2338 (9.68%) Banking
3 1619 (6.71%) Front Office
4 1161 (4.81%) Marketing
5 1102 (4.56%) Investment Banking
6 963 (3.99%) Retail
7 942 (3.90%) Games
8 772 (3.20%) Advertising
9 504 (2.09%) Telecoms
10 404 (1.67%) Financial Institution
11 403 (1.67%) Back Office
12 368 (1.52%) Legal
13 343 (1.42%) Law
14 321 (1.33%) Publishing
15 87 (0.36%) Automotive
16 86 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 84 (0.35%) French Language
18 66 (0.27%) Online Betting
19 60 (0.25%) Manufacturing
19 60 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7989 (33.09%) HTML
2 7948 (32.92%) .NET
3 6966 (28.85%) CSS
4 4654 (19.27%) ASP.NET
5 4453 (18.44%) jQuery
6 3762 (15.58%) HTML5
7 2861 (11.85%) Web Services
8 2759 (11.43%) XML
9 2521 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2469 (10.23%) Spring
11 2287 (9.47%) CSS3
12 2259 (9.36%) AngularJS
13 2008 (8.32%) WCF
14 1844 (7.64%) .NET Framework
15 1838 (7.61%) Ajax
16 1537 (6.37%) REST
17 1532 (6.34%) WPF
18 1358 (5.62%) JSON
19 1345 (5.57%) Hibernate
20 1326 (5.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2348 (9.72%) Computer Science
2 1503 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1337 (5.54%) User Experience
4 1268 (5.25%) Open Source
5 1176 (4.87%) Mobile App
6 926 (3.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 811 (3.36%) Derivative
8 752 (3.11%) Hedge funds
9 750 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 701 (2.90%) Mathematics
11 684 (2.83%) Fixed Income
12 577 (2.39%) Data Structures
13 456 (1.89%) Equities
14 448 (1.86%) iPhone
15 443 (1.83%) Visualisation
16 371 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
17 343 (1.42%) Social Media
18 291 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
19 259 (1.07%) Physics
20 256 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2349 (9.73%) Linux
2 1843 (7.63%) Windows
3 1767 (7.32%) UNIX
4 1499 (6.21%) Android
5 1491 (6.17%) Apple iOS
6 135 (0.56%) Solaris
7 118 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 113 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 80 (0.33%) CentOS
10 78 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 67 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 62 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 60 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
15 53 (0.22%) Debian
16 42 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 40 (0.17%) Windows 7
18 33 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
19 32 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
20 20 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9791 (40.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5583 (23.12%) TDD
3 5538 (22.94%) MVC
4 4848 (20.08%) OO
5 3589 (14.86%) Scrum
6 2545 (10.54%) E-Commerce
7 2370 (9.82%) BDD
8 2236 (9.26%) Multithreading
9 2198 (9.10%) Software Engineering
10 1911 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
11 1723 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 1690 (7.00%) OOP
13 1516 (6.28%) Web Development
14 1362 (5.64%) Unit Testing
15 1134 (4.70%) ETL
16 1085 (4.49%) iOS Development
17 1081 (4.48%) Analytics
18 1069 (4.43%) OOD
19 931 (3.86%) Android Development
20 908 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8950 (37.07%) JavaScript
2 8408 (34.82%) C#
3 7681 (31.81%) SQL
4 7217 (29.89%) Java
5 2782 (11.52%) PHP
6 2597 (10.76%) C++
7 1851 (7.67%) Python
8 1675 (6.94%) T-SQL
9 1094 (4.53%) Ruby
10 740 (3.06%) Objective-C
11 708 (2.93%) C
12 637 (2.64%) PL/SQL
13 596 (2.47%) Perl
14 579 (2.40%) VBA
15 564 (2.34%) Scala
16 557 (2.31%) VB.NET
17 482 (2.00%) PHP5
18 374 (1.55%) VB
19 264 (1.09%) Bash Shell
20 239 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3714 (15.38%) Degree
2 272 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 223 (0.92%) PhD
4 157 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 70 (0.29%) MCSD
6 55 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 54 (0.22%) MCTS
8 42 (0.17%) Sun Certification
8 42 (0.17%) MCP
9 34 (0.14%) MCAD
10 29 (0.12%) MCPD
11 24 (0.099%) MCITP
12 23 (0.095%) DV Cleared
13 21 (0.087%) PMI Certification
14 17 (0.070%) MCSE
15 16 (0.066%) Oracle Certification
16 15 (0.062%) CSSLP
16 15 (0.062%) HND
17 13 (0.054%) ISTQB
18 11 (0.046%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1005 (4.16%) QA
2 70 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 40 (0.17%) SLA
4 28 (0.12%) WCAG
5 23 (0.095%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.091%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.066%) HL7
8 14 (0.058%) EMIR
9 13 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
10 11 (0.046%) WAI
11 9 (0.037%) Solvency II
11 9 (0.037%) Basel III
12 6 (0.025%) Basel II
13 5 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 3 (0.012%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.008%) GCP
16 1 (0.004%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 131 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 57 (0.24%) Varnish
3 54 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (0.15%) Docker
5 25 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (0.087%) HDFS
7 16 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.046%) Firmware
9 8 (0.033%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.033%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.033%) Platform Symphony
10 3 (0.012%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.008%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.008%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.008%) KVM
11 2 (0.008%) GridGain
12 1 (0.004%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.004%) QEMU
12 1 (0.004%) Xen
Systems Management
1 209 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 200 (0.83%) Puppet
3 78 (0.32%) Ansible
4 49 (0.20%) StatsD
5 43 (0.18%) logstash
6 36 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 35 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 32 (0.13%) Nagios
9 29 (0.12%) Kibana
10 22 (0.091%) yum
10 22 (0.091%) Graphite
11 19 (0.079%) SCOM
11 19 (0.079%) OpenView
12 17 (0.070%) Control-M
13 14 (0.058%) HAProxy
14 11 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 10 (0.041%) HP UCMDB
16 8 (0.033%) cPanel
17 7 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
17 7 (0.029%) Salt
Vendors
1 2939 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 2175 (9.01%) Oracle
3 691 (2.86%) Google
4 666 (2.76%) Zend
5 513 (2.12%) Facebook
6 424 (1.76%) Adobe
7 355 (1.47%) Sybase
7 355 (1.47%) TIBCO
8 298 (1.23%) Twitter
9 281 (1.16%) IBM
10 243 (1.01%) Business Objects
11 242 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 211 (0.87%) Sitecore
13 202 (0.84%) Informatica
14 197 (0.82%) Cognos
15 183 (0.76%) Apple
16 176 (0.73%) hybris
17 158 (0.65%) Tableau
18 156 (0.65%) SAP
19 131 (0.54%) Xamarin
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K PA doe
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
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City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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