The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 227 280 254
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 575 518 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.46% 1.17% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.22% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 514 456 504
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software Developer
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
37640 42412 44895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.56% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32719 36000 37433
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 £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in London

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in London

Software Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +60 89 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Orpington - 10 £22,500 -
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +3 6 £72,500 +52.63%
Croydon -18 5 £49,000 +3.15%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £36,250 -34.09%
Bromley 0 2 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge -1 2 £50,000 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Barnet - 1 £70,000 -
Chessington - 1 £35,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 - 1
Greenford - 1 £35,000 -
Harrow - 1 £52,500 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 553 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 503 (47.68%) C#
3 469 (44.45%) .NET
4 404 (38.29%) SQL
5 361 (34.22%) Java
6 320 (30.33%) JavaScript
7 318 (30.14%) HTML
8 300 (28.44%) SQL Server
9 290 (27.49%) Degree
10 271 (25.69%) TDD
11 270 (25.59%) Software Engineering
12 268 (25.40%) MVC
13 267 (25.31%) ASP.NET
14 255 (24.17%) CSS
15 248 (23.51%) Computer Science
16 240 (22.75%) Finance
17 210 (19.91%) C++
18 202 (19.15%) Microsoft
19 185 (17.54%) OO
20 166 (15.73%) BDD
21 160 (15.17%) jQuery
22 156 (14.79%) Scrum
23 155 (14.69%) AngularJS
24 143 (13.55%) Git (software)
25 142 (13.46%) Linux
26 139 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
27 138 (13.08%) SDLC
28 137 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
29 133 (12.61%) Python
30 132 (12.51%) Web Services

Software Developer 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 37 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.80%) Apache
4 17 (1.61%) IIS
5 12 (1.14%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.76%) CMS
6 8 (0.76%) Confluence
6 8 (0.76%) JBoss
7 7 (0.66%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.47%) Drupal
8 5 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.28%) Gunicorn
10 3 (0.28%) nginx
11 2 (0.19%) Mule
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.095%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.095%) SAS
Applications
1 90 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.28%) HipChat
4 2 (0.19%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.19%) MS Office
4 2 (0.19%) MS Project
4 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.19%) NASTRAN
4 2 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.095%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.095%) Blender
5 1 (0.095%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) ReMetrica
3 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.47%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.28%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.19%) Magento
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.095%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.90%) SaaS
4 12 (1.14%) iTunes
5 11 (1.04%) GitHub
6 9 (0.85%) PaaS
7 8 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.19%) IaaS
11 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.095%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.095%) Google Play
11 1 (0.095%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.65%) HTTP
2 10 (0.95%) Internet
2 10 (0.95%) LDAP
3 9 (0.85%) SNMP
3 9 (0.85%) SSH
3 9 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.85%) Wireless
4 8 (0.76%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.66%) NFC
5 7 (0.66%) VPN
6 4 (0.38%) Broadband
6 4 (0.38%) FTP
6 4 (0.38%) Intranet
6 4 (0.38%) Skype
7 3 (0.28%) Network Security
7 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.19%) DNS
9 1 (0.095%) CDMA
9 1 (0.095%) GSM
9 1 (0.095%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (28.44%) SQL Server
2 110 (10.43%) MySQL
3 91 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 69 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 60 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 40 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (3.79%) Redis
7 36 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (3.32%) Big Data
9 34 (3.22%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (2.18%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.71%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.61%) GIS
14 17 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 143 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 110 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 81 (7.68%) Jenkins
4 69 (6.54%) NUnit
4 69 (6.54%) Selenium
5 67 (6.35%) Subversion
6 45 (4.27%) Cucumber
6 45 (4.27%) SpecFlow
7 44 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 42 (3.98%) Maven
8 42 (3.98%) Moq
8 42 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (3.89%) JIRA
10 39 (3.70%) Jasmine
11 35 (3.32%) TeamCity
12 34 (3.22%) Mockito
13 32 (3.03%) JUnit
14 25 (2.37%) CruiseControl
14 25 (2.37%) webpack
15 23 (2.18%) Gradle
General
1 240 (22.75%) Finance
2 88 (8.34%) Games
3 57 (5.40%) Banking
4 55 (5.21%) Retail
5 51 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.89%) Marketing
7 26 (2.46%) Advertising
8 25 (2.37%) Publishing
9 24 (2.27%) Front Office
10 22 (2.09%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.99%) Back Office
11 21 (1.99%) Investment Banking
12 19 (1.80%) Legal
13 16 (1.52%) Automotive
14 14 (1.33%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.33%) Music Industry
15 13 (1.23%) Aerospace
16 11 (1.04%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.95%) Law
18 6 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (44.45%) .NET
2 318 (30.14%) HTML
3 267 (25.31%) ASP.NET
4 255 (24.17%) CSS
5 160 (15.17%) jQuery
6 155 (14.69%) AngularJS
7 137 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 132 (12.51%) Web Services
9 131 (12.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 122 (11.56%) .NET Framework
11 107 (10.14%) WCF
12 100 (9.48%) HTML5
13 98 (9.29%) Spring
13 98 (9.29%) XML
14 77 (7.30%) Node.js
15 75 (7.11%) Entity Framework
16 64 (6.07%) REST
17 59 (5.59%) RESTful
18 55 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 51 (4.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 248 (23.51%) Computer Science
2 91 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (7.11%) Mathematics
4 68 (6.45%) Physics
5 50 (4.74%) Algorithms
6 48 (4.55%) Hedge funds
7 46 (4.36%) N-Tier
8 40 (3.79%) Data Structures
9 39 (3.70%) Derivative
10 31 (2.94%) Mobile App
11 28 (2.65%) 3D Graphics
12 25 (2.37%) Equities
13 23 (2.18%) User Experience
14 22 (2.09%) Fixed Income
15 18 (1.71%) Fintech
15 18 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 17 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
17 16 (1.52%) Linked Data
17 16 (1.52%) Public Cloud
18 15 (1.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 142 (13.46%) Linux
2 98 (9.29%) Windows
3 80 (7.58%) Unix
4 24 (2.27%) Android
5 21 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.95%) Debian
8 8 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.47%) CentOS
10 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.19%) AIX
11 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.19%) Solaris
12 1 (0.095%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (25.69%) TDD
3 270 (25.59%) Software Engineering
4 268 (25.40%) MVC
5 185 (17.54%) OO
6 166 (15.73%) BDD
7 156 (14.79%) Scrum
8 139 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
9 138 (13.08%) SDLC
10 105 (9.95%) Web Development
11 69 (6.54%) Unit Testing
12 67 (6.35%) OOP
13 49 (4.64%) Analytics
13 49 (4.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 47 (4.45%) OOD
14 47 (4.45%) Open Source
14 47 (4.45%) Test Automation
15 46 (4.36%) DevOps
15 46 (4.36%) SOA
16 45 (4.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 503 (47.68%) C#
2 404 (38.29%) SQL
3 361 (34.22%) Java
4 320 (30.33%) JavaScript
5 210 (19.91%) C++
6 133 (12.61%) Python
7 73 (6.92%) T-SQL
8 68 (6.45%) PHP
9 61 (5.78%) Scala
10 55 (5.21%) C
11 47 (4.45%) VB.NET
12 44 (4.17%) Ruby
13 39 (3.70%) VBA
14 36 (3.41%) PowerShell
15 29 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 28 (2.65%) Bash Shell
17 25 (2.37%) Clojure
17 25 (2.37%) VB
18 24 (2.27%) F#
19 18 (1.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 290 (27.49%) Degree
2 30 (2.84%) PhD
3 16 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.04%) MCSD
4 11 (1.04%) MCTS
5 9 (0.85%) MCAD
6 6 (0.57%) MCPD
7 5 (0.47%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.38%) HNC
8 4 (0.38%) HND
8 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.19%) MBA
10 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (9.48%) QA
2 47 (4.45%) SDET
3 9 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.095%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (1.61%) Docker
2 11 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.66%) Btrfs
3 7 (0.66%) NFS
4 6 (0.57%) Varnish
5 3 (0.28%) HDFS
6 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.19%) Ceph
6 2 (0.19%) Firmware
7 1 (0.095%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.095%) KVM
7 1 (0.095%) Squid
7 1 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (1.80%) Puppet
2 12 (1.14%) Control-M
3 9 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.66%) Ansible
5 6 (0.57%) Mesos
6 2 (0.19%) Grafana
6 2 (0.19%) Kibana
6 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.19%) logstash
6 2 (0.19%) Terraform
6 2 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.095%) Salt
Vendors
1 202 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 112 (10.62%) Oracle
3 18 (1.71%) Informatica
4 16 (1.52%) Google
4 16 (1.52%) Progress
5 15 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 11 (1.04%) SAP
7 10 (0.95%) Maxymiser
8 8 (0.76%) BT
8 8 (0.76%) Dell
8 8 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 6 (0.57%) Actian
10 5 (0.47%) Epicor
10 5 (0.47%) IBM
10 5 (0.47%) Infor
10 5 (0.47%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.47%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.47%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.47%) Sage
10 5 (0.47%) Telerik
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package!
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits + negotiable package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
St Mary's University College
Salary: £35,609 - 41,255 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40-60k depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago