The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Development Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 626 675 702
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 11 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.034% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.035% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £69,000 £58,800
UK excluding London median salary £52,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.05% +5.55%
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
37902 42783 47964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 36204 40194
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Development Specialist in the job title.

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 July 2016.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Development Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Development Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (45.83%) Software Architecture
3 11 (45.83%) C++
3 11 (45.83%) PhD
4 5 (20.83%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) Law
4 5 (20.83%) Derivative
5 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (8.33%) JSP
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) Confluence
6 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.17%) Content Development
6 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (4.17%) Ansible
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) FishEye
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
1 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
1 2 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.83%) Derivative
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Software Architecture
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) Business Development
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Coaching
3 1 (4.17%) Content Development
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
3 1 (4.17%) SIEM
3 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Clojure
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) PhD
3 1 (4.17%) CEH
3 1 (4.17%) GCIA
3 1 (4.17%) GCIH
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.17%) BMC
1 1 (4.17%) Informatica
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Pega