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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 230 248 221
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 553 550 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.41% 1.24% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.30% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 499 479 645
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
37658 42396 46199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32731 35897 38707
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% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +35 78 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Orpington - 13 £22,500 -
Croydon -12 10 £47,000 +4.44%
Stanmore - 6 £37,000 -
Uxbridge +6 4 £50,000 +29.87%
Canary Wharf -1 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Chessington - 3 £50,000 -
Feltham - 3 £50,000 -
Bromley +3 2 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Brentford +2 1 £25,000 -61.53%
Hammersmith +1 1 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Barnet - 1 £70,000 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 550 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (46.78%) C#
3 462 (42.46%) .NET
4 421 (38.69%) SQL
5 396 (36.40%) Java
6 349 (32.08%) JavaScript
7 328 (30.15%) HTML
8 313 (28.77%) SQL Server
9 294 (27.02%) Degree
10 290 (26.65%) Software Engineering
11 281 (25.83%) MVC
12 277 (25.46%) ASP.NET
13 273 (25.09%) TDD
14 269 (24.72%) CSS
15 251 (23.07%) Finance
16 234 (21.51%) Computer Science
17 216 (19.85%) C++
18 205 (18.84%) Microsoft
19 179 (16.45%) jQuery
20 172 (15.81%) Scrum
21 166 (15.26%) OO
22 162 (14.89%) Git (software)
23 157 (14.43%) AngularJS
24 152 (13.97%) Web Services
25 149 (13.69%) BDD
26 148 (13.60%) Python
26 148 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
27 144 (13.24%) Linux
28 137 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC
29 133 (12.22%) SDLC

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 36 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.84%) Apache
3 20 (1.84%) IIS
4 13 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 9 (0.83%) JBoss
6 7 (0.64%) Apache Solr
7 6 (0.55%) CMS
7 6 (0.55%) Confluence
8 5 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.37%) Drupal
9 4 (0.37%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.28%) Mule
11 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.092%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.092%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.092%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.092%) Smallworld
Applications
1 91 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) HipChat
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.18%) MS Office
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) NASTRAN
5 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.55%) Infor M3
2 6 (0.55%) ReMetrica
3 3 (0.28%) Beauchamp
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.092%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.092%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.092%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.092%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.93%) SaaS
4 13 (1.19%) GitHub
5 9 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.83%) PaaS
6 8 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.64%) Google App Engine
7 7 (0.64%) iTunes
8 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.46%) IaaS
10 4 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.092%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.092%) Google Play
11 1 (0.092%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.85%) HTTP
2 14 (1.29%) Internet
3 11 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.92%) LDAP
5 9 (0.83%) SSH
6 8 (0.74%) Wireless
7 7 (0.64%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.64%) NFC
7 7 (0.64%) SNMP
7 7 (0.64%) VPN
8 6 (0.55%) FTP
8 6 (0.55%) Intranet
9 4 (0.37%) Broadband
9 4 (0.37%) Skype
10 2 (0.18%) DNS
10 2 (0.18%) Firewall
11 1 (0.092%) DSL
11 1 (0.092%) INAP
11 1 (0.092%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 1 (0.092%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 116 (10.66%) MySQL
3 87 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 71 (6.53%) Relational Database
5 60 (5.51%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (3.95%) Redis
8 41 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 36 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (2.85%) Hadoop
15 28 (2.57%) Big Data
15 28 (2.57%) Oracle Database
16 27 (2.48%) RDBMS
17 20 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
18 19 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 162 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 100 (9.19%) Visual Studio
3 87 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 80 (7.35%) Subversion
5 72 (6.62%) Selenium
6 70 (6.43%) NUnit
7 52 (4.78%) Maven
8 49 (4.50%) Cucumber
8 49 (4.50%) JIRA
9 43 (3.95%) Jasmine
10 40 (3.68%) JUnit
11 39 (3.58%) SpecFlow
12 37 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 37 (3.40%) TeamCity
13 31 (2.85%) Moq
13 31 (2.85%) WebDriver
14 26 (2.39%) Gradle
15 24 (2.21%) CruiseControl
16 23 (2.11%) TestNG
17 20 (1.84%) Mockito
General
1 251 (23.07%) Finance
2 81 (7.44%) Games
3 60 (5.51%) Retail
4 58 (5.33%) Banking
5 50 (4.60%) Telecoms
6 45 (4.14%) Marketing
7 32 (2.94%) Advertising
8 31 (2.85%) Publishing
9 28 (2.57%) Back Office
10 25 (2.30%) Front Office
11 18 (1.65%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.38%) Legal
13 14 (1.29%) Financial Institution
14 13 (1.19%) Aerospace
14 13 (1.19%) Automotive
15 12 (1.10%) Retail Banking
16 11 (1.01%) Law
17 8 (0.74%) Music Industry
18 4 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (42.46%) .NET
2 328 (30.15%) HTML
3 277 (25.46%) ASP.NET
4 269 (24.72%) CSS
5 179 (16.45%) jQuery
6 157 (14.43%) AngularJS
7 152 (13.97%) Web Services
8 137 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 125 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 122 (11.21%) .NET Framework
11 107 (9.83%) XML
12 104 (9.56%) Spring
12 104 (9.56%) WCF
13 96 (8.82%) HTML5
14 82 (7.54%) Node.js
15 70 (6.43%) Entity Framework
15 70 (6.43%) REST
16 67 (6.16%) Ajax
17 61 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
18 60 (5.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 234 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 88 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (7.35%) Mathematics
4 68 (6.25%) Physics
5 52 (4.78%) Algorithms
6 48 (4.41%) Hedge funds
7 41 (3.77%) N-Tier
8 40 (3.68%) Derivative
9 37 (3.40%) Data Structures
10 32 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
11 31 (2.85%) Mobile App
12 27 (2.48%) Equities
13 23 (2.11%) User Experience
14 20 (1.84%) Fixed Income
14 20 (1.84%) Visualisation
15 17 (1.56%) Fintech
15 17 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (1.47%) Management Information System
17 15 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
18 14 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 144 (13.24%) Linux
2 95 (8.73%) Windows
3 86 (7.90%) Unix
4 37 (3.40%) Android
5 28 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.19%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.92%) Debian
8 8 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.64%) Tizen
10 6 (0.55%) CentOS
11 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.18%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.092%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (26.65%) Software Engineering
3 281 (25.83%) MVC
4 273 (25.09%) TDD
5 172 (15.81%) Scrum
6 166 (15.26%) OO
7 149 (13.69%) BDD
8 148 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
9 133 (12.22%) SDLC
10 124 (11.40%) Web Development
11 70 (6.43%) OOP
12 69 (6.34%) Unit Testing
13 67 (6.16%) Open Source
14 60 (5.51%) Pair Programming
15 51 (4.69%) Microservices
15 51 (4.69%) Multithreading
15 51 (4.69%) OOD
16 49 (4.50%) Test Automation
17 44 (4.04%) Analytics
18 43 (3.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 509 (46.78%) C#
2 421 (38.69%) SQL
3 396 (36.40%) Java
4 349 (32.08%) JavaScript
5 216 (19.85%) C++
6 148 (13.60%) Python
7 83 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 81 (7.44%) PHP
9 58 (5.33%) Scala
10 55 (5.06%) Ruby
11 52 (4.78%) C
12 48 (4.41%) VB.NET
13 37 (3.40%) PL/SQL
14 36 (3.31%) VBA
15 33 (3.03%) PowerShell
16 30 (2.76%) Bash Shell
17 29 (2.67%) VB
18 26 (2.39%) Clojure
19 21 (1.93%) Go
20 20 (1.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 294 (27.02%) Degree
2 29 (2.67%) PhD
3 18 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.19%) MCTS
5 12 (1.10%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.92%) MCSD
7 9 (0.83%) MCAD
7 9 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.55%) MCPD
9 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.18%) HNC
9 2 (0.18%) HND
9 2 (0.18%) MBA
10 1 (0.092%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.092%) PMP
10 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (8.55%) QA
2 44 (4.04%) SDET
3 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.092%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (1.84%) Docker
2 14 (1.29%) Varnish
3 10 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.64%) Btrfs
4 7 (0.64%) NFS
5 5 (0.46%) HDFS
6 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.18%) Ceph
8 1 (0.092%) Firmware
8 1 (0.092%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (2.11%) Puppet
2 15 (1.38%) Control-M
3 7 (0.64%) Mesos
4 5 (0.46%) Ansible
5 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.18%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 205 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 116 (10.66%) Oracle
3 24 (2.21%) Google
4 19 (1.75%) EPiServer
4 19 (1.75%) Informatica
5 16 (1.47%) Progress
6 12 (1.10%) Maxymiser
7 10 (0.92%) SAP
8 8 (0.74%) BT
8 8 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.64%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.55%) Actian
10 6 (0.55%) Epicor
10 6 (0.55%) IBM
10 6 (0.55%) Infor
10 6 (0.55%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.55%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.55%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.55%) Sage
10 6 (0.55%) Sybase
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45K
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London, London, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37454.00 - £43656.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago