The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 636 652 707
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 16 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.035% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £55,750 £38,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+44.80% -23.76%
Development Specialist
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Development Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Specialist across the London region.

Development Specialist Salary Trend in London

Development Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Development Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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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 +56 1 - - 1
Development Specialist
England

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) Software Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) PhD
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Law
5 5 (21.74%) Derivative
6 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) JSP
7 2 (8.70%) Unix
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Advertising
7 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
7 2 (8.70%) Business Development
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) Java EE
8 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (4.35%) Confluence
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.35%) JIRA
8 1 (4.35%) Subversion

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) FishEye
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
1 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
1 2 (8.70%) JSP
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss Seam
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Derivative
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Clojure
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Korn
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
1 8 (34.78%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) BMC
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