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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 610 660 655
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 10 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.010% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £75,000 £85,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +78.94%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -15.78%
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
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Degree
3 13 (65.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) PhD
4 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (60.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Derivative
7 5 (25.00%) Law
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Cryptocurrency
8 3 (15.00%) Blockchain
9 2 (10.00%) Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (10.00%) Business Development
9 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (5.00%) Firewall
10 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.00%) Front Office
10 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
10 1 (5.00%) Project Management
10 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income

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 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) OLAP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Gradle
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) MDX
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (5.00%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (5.00%) WPF
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) Derivative
3 3 (15.00%) Blockchain
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Fintech
5 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Business Development
2 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.00%) Microservices
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) OOD
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) GCIA
3 1 (5.00%) GCIH
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Pega
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Solace
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO