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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / London
Rank 232 256 228
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 465 510 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.25% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.30% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 411 430 510
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
31924 39083 39674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.16% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27082 33612 33758
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +4 56 £60,000 +29.72% 11
Hammersmith +14 13 £27,500 -38.88%
Croydon +14 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Hayes - 4 - -
Docklands, London +1 3 £40,000 -25.58%
West Drayton - 3 - -
Canary Wharf -21 2 £77,500 +47.61%
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Wembley +3 1 £47,500 -2.56%
Chessington -2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Twickenham -8 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £40,000 -
Osterley - 1 £92,500 -
Hackney - 1 £47,500 -
Brentford - 1 £92,500 - 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 535 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 490 (48.71%) C#
3 427 (42.45%) .NET
4 328 (32.60%) HTML
5 318 (31.61%) JavaScript
6 304 (30.22%) SQL
7 297 (29.52%) Java
8 296 (29.42%) Software Engineering
9 289 (28.73%) SQL Server
10 255 (25.35%) Finance
11 248 (24.65%) Degree
11 248 (24.65%) Computer Science
12 244 (24.25%) TDD
13 232 (23.06%) OO
14 229 (22.76%) CSS
15 207 (20.58%) MVC
16 206 (20.48%) ASP.NET
17 200 (19.88%) C++
18 170 (16.90%) Microsoft
19 168 (16.70%) AngularJS
20 165 (16.40%) Scrum
21 156 (15.51%) Linux
22 152 (15.11%) BDD
23 137 (13.62%) Python
24 136 (13.52%) MySQL
25 134 (13.32%) jQuery
26 130 (12.92%) Git (software)
27 129 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
28 127 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
29 124 (12.33%) 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 38 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (2.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (2.09%) IIS
4 19 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 17 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.59%) Apache
7 15 (1.49%) JBoss
8 13 (1.29%) nginx
8 13 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.19%) Jetty
10 11 (1.09%) NServiceBus
11 10 (0.99%) CMS
11 10 (0.99%) Confluence
11 10 (0.99%) Gunicorn
12 9 (0.89%) Drupal
12 9 (0.89%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.80%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.50%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 63 (6.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.60%) GIMP
4 5 (0.50%) MS Office
5 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.099%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.099%) Blender
6 1 (0.099%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.099%) MS Project
6 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.099%) Magento
3 1 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.099%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 77 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.58%) SaaS
4 24 (2.39%) GitHub
5 12 (1.19%) PaaS
6 8 (0.80%) iTunes
7 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.30%) Google Play
8 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.099%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.78%) HTTP
2 18 (1.79%) Internet
3 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.70%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.50%) 3G
4 5 (0.50%) 4G
5 4 (0.40%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.40%) RS-232
5 4 (0.40%) RS-485
5 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.40%) Wireless
5 4 (0.40%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.30%) GSM
6 3 (0.30%) SSL
7 2 (0.20%) 2G
7 2 (0.20%) DNS
7 2 (0.20%) DSL
7 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.20%) RTP
7 2 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (28.73%) SQL Server
2 136 (13.52%) MySQL
3 75 (7.46%) Big Data
4 71 (7.06%) NoSQL
5 70 (6.96%) MongoDB
6 55 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (4.47%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.18%) Hadoop
9 30 (2.98%) Redis
9 30 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.19%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.99%) GIS
15 10 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.89%) KDB
16 9 (0.89%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 130 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 100 (9.94%) Visual Studio
3 69 (6.86%) Subversion
4 64 (6.36%) Selenium
5 60 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 51 (5.07%) WebDriver
7 47 (4.67%) Cucumber
8 40 (3.98%) Mockito
9 38 (3.78%) Moq
10 33 (3.28%) NUnit
11 31 (3.08%) webpack
12 30 (2.98%) gulp
13 27 (2.68%) SpecFlow
13 27 (2.68%) TeamCity
14 25 (2.49%) Eclipse
15 24 (2.39%) JIRA
16 23 (2.29%) Maven
17 17 (1.69%) MSBuild
17 17 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 255 (25.35%) Finance
2 83 (8.25%) Games
3 62 (6.16%) Banking
4 56 (5.57%) Retail
5 54 (5.37%) Telecoms
6 53 (5.27%) Front Office
7 33 (3.28%) Marketing
8 32 (3.18%) Automotive
9 28 (2.78%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.99%) Advertising
11 17 (1.69%) Legal
12 14 (1.39%) Back Office
13 13 (1.29%) Aerospace
13 13 (1.29%) Investment Banking
14 12 (1.19%) Financial Institution
14 12 (1.19%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.80%) Electronics
16 7 (0.70%) Law
16 7 (0.70%) Publishing
17 6 (0.60%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (42.45%) .NET
2 328 (32.60%) HTML
3 229 (22.76%) CSS
4 206 (20.48%) ASP.NET
5 168 (16.70%) AngularJS
6 134 (13.32%) jQuery
7 129 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 123 (12.23%) Web Services
9 121 (12.03%) XML
10 119 (11.83%) WCF
11 112 (11.13%) .NET Framework
11 112 (11.13%) HTML5
12 102 (10.14%) REST
13 97 (9.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 85 (8.45%) Node.js
15 76 (7.55%) Entity Framework
16 71 (7.06%) Spring
17 68 (6.76%) JSON
17 68 (6.76%) RESTful
18 67 (6.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 248 (24.65%) Computer Science
2 75 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (7.36%) Mathematics
4 55 (5.47%) Physics
5 49 (4.87%) Algorithms
6 39 (3.88%) Data Structures
7 38 (3.78%) N-Tier
8 35 (3.48%) 3D Graphics
9 34 (3.38%) Hedge funds
10 33 (3.28%) Fintech
11 30 (2.98%) User Experience
12 29 (2.88%) Mobile App
13 26 (2.58%) Derivative
14 25 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (1.99%) Blog
16 19 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (1.79%) Fixed Income
18 17 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 16 (1.59%) Equities
19 16 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 156 (15.51%) Linux
2 99 (9.84%) Windows
3 57 (5.67%) Unix
4 39 (3.88%) Android
5 29 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.60%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.30%) AIX
9 3 (0.30%) CentOS
10 2 (0.20%) Debian
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (29.42%) Software Engineering
3 244 (24.25%) TDD
4 232 (23.06%) OO
5 207 (20.58%) MVC
6 165 (16.40%) Scrum
7 152 (15.11%) BDD
8 127 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
9 124 (12.33%) SDLC
10 109 (10.83%) Web Development
11 104 (10.34%) OOP
12 92 (9.15%) Unit Testing
13 67 (6.66%) SOA
14 61 (6.06%) Multithreading
15 55 (5.47%) Analytics
16 54 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
17 50 (4.97%) E-Commerce
18 49 (4.87%) DevOps
19 47 (4.67%) Automated Testing
20 46 (4.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 490 (48.71%) C#
2 318 (31.61%) JavaScript
3 304 (30.22%) SQL
4 297 (29.52%) Java
5 200 (19.88%) C++
6 137 (13.62%) Python
7 91 (9.05%) PHP
8 65 (6.46%) C
9 55 (5.47%) Scala
10 53 (5.27%) Ruby
11 50 (4.97%) T-SQL
12 40 (3.98%) VB.NET
13 38 (3.78%) Go
14 37 (3.68%) VBA
15 25 (2.49%) Perl
16 22 (2.19%) Haskell
17 21 (2.09%) Bash Shell
17 21 (2.09%) F#
18 20 (1.99%) PowerShell
19 17 (1.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 248 (24.65%) Degree
2 26 (2.58%) PhD
3 13 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.40%) HNC
5 4 (0.40%) HND
5 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.099%) CFA
8 1 (0.099%) IRCA
8 1 (0.099%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.95%) QA
2 36 (3.58%) SDET
3 11 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (2.19%) Docker
2 7 (0.70%) Firmware
3 6 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.30%) KVM
4 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.099%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (2.68%) Puppet
2 18 (1.79%) Ansible
3 10 (0.99%) Kibana
3 10 (0.99%) logstash
4 7 (0.70%) Salt
5 6 (0.60%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.40%) Grafana
6 4 (0.40%) Terraform
7 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.099%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 170 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 99 (9.84%) Oracle
3 12 (1.19%) Twitter
4 11 (1.09%) Google
5 8 (0.80%) Zend
6 7 (0.70%) Atlassian
6 7 (0.70%) Dell
7 6 (0.60%) MuleSoft
8 5 (0.50%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.50%) IBM
9 4 (0.40%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.40%) SAP
9 4 (0.40%) Splunk
9 4 (0.40%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.30%) Adobe
10 3 (0.30%) Informatica
10 3 (0.30%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.30%) Sybase
10 3 (0.30%) VMware
11 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Market Leading Bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: Yesterday
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Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Package
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
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London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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