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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 610 650 675
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.026% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,663
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.33%
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
37710 42519 46086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.63% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 35978 38665
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 27 July 2016.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Degree
3 13 (52.00%) Software Architecture
3 13 (52.00%) C++
3 13 (52.00%) PhD
3 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Law
4 5 (20.00%) Derivative
5 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (8.00%) JSP
5 2 (8.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Confluence
6 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (4.00%) Pega
6 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.00%) Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (4.00%) RMDS
6 1 (4.00%) CEH
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint

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 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FishEye
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Java EE
1 2 (8.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (8.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Business Development
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Coaching
3 1 (4.00%) Content Development
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) SIEM
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Clojure
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) GCIA
3 1 (4.00%) GCIH
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.00%) BMC
1 1 (4.00%) Informatica
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Pega