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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 261 229 195
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 484 626 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.23% 1.40% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.46% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 434 540 770
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -17 77 £57,500 +21.05% 16
Croydon -1 14 £52,500 +52.17%
Orpington - 9 £22,500 - 1
Chessington - 6 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -4 5 £62,500 +64.47% 1
Uxbridge +5 4 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Feltham - 4 £50,000 -
Chiswick +6 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Stanmore - 2 £34,000 -
Brentford +5 1 £25,000 -61.53%
Canary Wharf +1 1 £55,000 +33.33%
Barnet - 1 £70,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 539 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (44.59%) C#
3 418 (39.32%) .NET
4 414 (38.95%) SQL
5 409 (38.48%) Java
6 346 (32.55%) JavaScript
7 319 (30.01%) HTML
8 311 (29.26%) SQL Server
9 297 (27.94%) Software Engineering
10 276 (25.96%) TDD
11 271 (25.49%) CSS
12 267 (25.12%) MVC
13 261 (24.55%) Degree
14 258 (24.27%) ASP.NET
15 238 (22.39%) Finance
16 204 (19.19%) C++
17 202 (19.00%) Microsoft
18 188 (17.69%) Computer Science
19 183 (17.22%) jQuery
20 182 (17.12%) Scrum
21 174 (16.37%) Git (software)
22 164 (15.43%) Python
23 163 (15.33%) Web Services
24 148 (13.92%) AngularJS
25 146 (13.73%) OO
26 139 (13.08%) Linux
27 138 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
28 133 (12.51%) Web Development
29 127 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
30 126 (11.85%) BDD

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 42 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (2.07%) Apache
3 20 (1.88%) IIS
3 20 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.41%) JBoss
5 14 (1.32%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.94%) CMS
8 7 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.38%) Confluence
10 3 (0.28%) Mule
10 3 (0.28%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.19%) WordPress
12 1 (0.094%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.094%) Drupal
12 1 (0.094%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.094%) Smallworld
12 1 (0.094%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.38%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.28%) Abaqus
4 3 (0.28%) HipChat
4 3 (0.28%) NASTRAN
4 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (0.56%) Infor M3
2 5 (0.47%) ReMetrica
3 3 (0.28%) Beauchamp
4 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.094%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.094%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.094%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.094%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.98%) GitHub
3 21 (1.98%) SaaS
4 15 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (1.32%) Google App Engine
6 8 (0.75%) PaaS
7 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.47%) IaaS
10 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.28%) iTunes
12 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.094%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.54%) HTTP
2 15 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.03%) Internet
4 10 (0.94%) LDAP
5 9 (0.85%) SSH
6 8 (0.75%) Wireless
7 7 (0.66%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.66%) NFC
7 7 (0.66%) SNMP
7 7 (0.66%) VPN
8 6 (0.56%) FTP
8 6 (0.56%) Intranet
9 4 (0.38%) Broadband
9 4 (0.38%) Skype
10 3 (0.28%) Firewall
10 3 (0.28%) X.509
11 2 (0.19%) DNS
11 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.094%) CDMA
12 1 (0.094%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 115 (10.82%) MySQL
3 87 (8.18%) Relational Database
4 75 (7.06%) NoSQL
5 48 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (4.33%) MongoDB
6 46 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (4.23%) Redis
8 44 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 43 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (3.39%) RDBMS
13 33 (3.10%) Oracle Database
14 32 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 27 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (2.45%) Hadoop
17 25 (2.35%) Big Data
18 24 (2.26%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 174 (16.37%) Git (software)
2 87 (8.18%) Subversion
3 84 (7.90%) Jenkins
3 84 (7.90%) Visual Studio
4 71 (6.68%) Maven
5 61 (5.74%) JIRA
6 57 (5.36%) JUnit
6 57 (5.36%) NUnit
7 55 (5.17%) Selenium
8 48 (4.52%) Cucumber
9 41 (3.86%) TeamCity
10 40 (3.76%) Jasmine
11 33 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (3.10%) TestNG
12 28 (2.63%) Gradle
12 28 (2.63%) SpecFlow
13 26 (2.45%) CruiseControl
14 25 (2.35%) Moq
15 22 (2.07%) Mockito
16 19 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 238 (22.39%) Finance
2 69 (6.49%) Games
3 62 (5.83%) Retail
4 59 (5.55%) Banking
5 45 (4.23%) Marketing
5 45 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.48%) Advertising
7 35 (3.29%) Back Office
8 29 (2.73%) Publishing
9 25 (2.35%) Front Office
10 19 (1.79%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.41%) Law
12 14 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.13%) Automotive
13 12 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 12 (1.13%) Legal
13 12 (1.13%) Retail Banking
14 11 (1.03%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.47%) Billing
16 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (39.32%) .NET
2 319 (30.01%) HTML
3 271 (25.49%) CSS
4 258 (24.27%) ASP.NET
5 183 (17.22%) jQuery
6 163 (15.33%) Web Services
7 148 (13.92%) AngularJS
8 127 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (10.82%) Spring
10 112 (10.54%) XML
11 108 (10.16%) .NET Framework
12 99 (9.31%) Node.js
13 92 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 92 (8.65%) HTML5
14 90 (8.47%) WCF
15 84 (7.90%) REST
16 73 (6.87%) Ajax
17 62 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
18 61 (5.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 58 (5.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 188 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 88 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (6.21%) Mathematics
4 52 (4.89%) Physics
5 51 (4.80%) Algorithms
6 48 (4.52%) Hedge funds
7 43 (4.05%) Data Structures
8 40 (3.76%) Derivative
9 30 (2.82%) N-Tier
9 30 (2.82%) User Experience
10 29 (2.73%) 3D Graphics
11 27 (2.54%) Equities
12 26 (2.45%) Mobile App
12 26 (2.45%) Visualisation
13 21 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 18 (1.69%) Fixed Income
15 15 (1.41%) Clustering
15 15 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
16 14 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.32%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 139 (13.08%) Linux
2 90 (8.47%) Windows
3 77 (7.24%) Unix
4 48 (4.52%) Android
5 30 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.32%) Tizen
7 11 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 10 (0.94%) Debian
9 8 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.47%) CentOS
12 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.19%) AIX
13 2 (0.19%) Solaris
14 1 (0.094%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (27.94%) Software Engineering
3 276 (25.96%) TDD
4 267 (25.12%) MVC
5 182 (17.12%) Scrum
6 146 (13.73%) OO
7 138 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
8 133 (12.51%) Web Development
9 126 (11.85%) BDD
10 116 (10.91%) SDLC
11 94 (8.84%) Open Source
12 76 (7.15%) Unit Testing
13 74 (6.96%) OOP
14 67 (6.30%) Pair Programming
15 62 (5.83%) SOA
16 60 (5.64%) Microservices
17 52 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (4.70%) Kanban
19 45 (4.23%) Analytics
19 45 (4.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 474 (44.59%) C#
2 414 (38.95%) SQL
3 409 (38.48%) Java
4 346 (32.55%) JavaScript
5 204 (19.19%) C++
6 164 (15.43%) Python
7 103 (9.69%) PHP
8 84 (7.90%) T-SQL
9 57 (5.36%) Ruby
10 53 (4.99%) C
11 48 (4.52%) VB.NET
12 42 (3.95%) Scala
13 36 (3.39%) PL/SQL
14 33 (3.10%) VBA
15 32 (3.01%) Go
16 27 (2.54%) Bash Shell
17 26 (2.45%) PowerShell
17 26 (2.45%) VB
18 20 (1.88%) Clojure
19 16 (1.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 261 (24.55%) Degree
2 26 (2.45%) PhD
3 23 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.13%) MCTS
5 12 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.94%) MCSD
7 9 (0.85%) MCAD
8 6 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.47%) MCPD
10 1 (0.094%) HND
10 1 (0.094%) MBA
10 1 (0.094%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.094%) PMP
10 1 (0.094%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.43%) QA
2 27 (2.54%) SDET
3 6 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.16%) Varnish
2 16 (1.51%) Docker
3 9 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.66%) Btrfs
4 7 (0.66%) NFS
5 5 (0.47%) HDFS
5 5 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.28%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.19%) Ceph
8 1 (0.094%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (1.88%) Puppet
2 18 (1.69%) Control-M
3 6 (0.56%) Mesos
4 4 (0.38%) Ansible
5 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.094%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.094%) Terraform
Vendors
1 202 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 103 (9.69%) Oracle
3 29 (2.73%) Google
4 27 (2.54%) Informatica
5 18 (1.69%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.22%) Maxymiser
7 12 (1.13%) BT
8 10 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.94%) SAP
9 9 (0.85%) Progress
10 6 (0.56%) Epicor
10 6 (0.56%) Infor
10 6 (0.56%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.56%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.56%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.56%) Sage
10 6 (0.56%) Sybase
10 6 (0.56%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.47%) Actian
11 5 (0.47%) Talend
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £65,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£75,000
Posted: Yesterday
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ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £31500 - £38500 per annum + Superb benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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South West London
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Salary: £40-50,000 + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 45,000
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Salary: Competitive
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