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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Specialist
England / London
Rank 564 633 638
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 15 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.025% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary - £51,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +18.28%

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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017, 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 21 (80.77%) Degree
2 17 (65.38%) C++
2 17 (65.38%) Finance
3 16 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 16 (61.54%) Software Architecture
4 15 (57.69%) Derivative
4 15 (57.69%) Law
5 13 (50.00%) Cryptocurrency
5 13 (50.00%) Blockchain
6 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) Business Development
8 4 (15.38%) Product Management
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) PhD
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Java
9 2 (7.69%) CEH
9 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (7.69%) BT
9 2 (7.69%) Marketing
9 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
9 2 (7.69%) SIEM
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) GWAPT
9 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) LAN

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Blockchain
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Derivative
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Mathematics
1 16 (61.54%) Software Architecture
2 13 (50.00%) Cryptocurrency
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Business Development
4 4 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Content Development
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) PhD
3 2 (7.69%) CEH
3 2 (7.69%) GCIA
3 2 (7.69%) GCIH
3 2 (7.69%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
1 2 (7.69%) BT
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
1 2 (7.69%) Juniper
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Solace
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO