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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 235 268 255
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 494 508 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.17% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.22% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 434 438 475
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
33833 41773 43214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.19% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28787 35551 36717
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +5 60 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Croydon +13 9 £52,500 -
Docklands, London +9 4 £41,250 -24.31%
Hayes - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 £47,500 -9.52%
West Drayton - 3 - -
Brentford - 3 £92,500 -
Hammersmith +14 2 £67,500 +50.00%
Twickenham 0 2 £36,716 -14.11% 1
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £76,500 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £72,500 +52.63%
Canary Wharf -6 1 £85,000 +61.90%
Hackney - 1 £47,500 -
Chessington - 1 £40,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Osterley - 1 £92,500 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 576 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 508 (47.70%) C#
3 451 (42.35%) .NET
4 357 (33.52%) SQL
5 343 (32.21%) HTML
6 337 (31.64%) JavaScript
7 324 (30.42%) Java
8 318 (29.86%) SQL Server
9 288 (27.04%) Computer Science
10 286 (26.85%) Degree
11 279 (26.20%) TDD
12 275 (25.82%) Software Engineering
13 268 (25.16%) Finance
14 255 (23.94%) CSS
15 238 (22.35%) ASP.NET
16 232 (21.78%) OO
17 230 (21.60%) MVC
18 191 (17.93%) C++
19 179 (16.81%) Microsoft
20 174 (16.34%) BDD
21 173 (16.24%) AngularJS
22 155 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
23 152 (14.27%) Scrum
23 152 (14.27%) Linux
24 147 (13.80%) Python
24 147 (13.80%) jQuery
25 144 (13.52%) MySQL
26 140 (13.15%) Git (software)
27 135 (12.68%) XML
28 134 (12.58%) Continuous Integration

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 41 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.97%) IIS
5 20 (1.88%) Apache Spark
6 19 (1.78%) JBoss
6 19 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.50%) Apache
8 12 (1.13%) Confluence
8 12 (1.13%) Jetty
8 12 (1.13%) NServiceBus
8 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.03%) nginx
10 10 (0.94%) Gunicorn
11 9 (0.85%) CMS
12 8 (0.75%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.75%) Drupal
13 7 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.47%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 67 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.13%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.47%) GIMP
3 5 (0.47%) MS Office
4 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.094%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.094%) Blender
5 1 (0.094%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.094%) MS Project
5 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.28%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.094%) Magento
5 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.094%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 79 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.16%) GitHub
4 20 (1.88%) SaaS
5 14 (1.31%) PaaS
6 12 (1.13%) iTunes
7 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.28%) Google Play
9 2 (0.19%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.094%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.094%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.29%) HTTP
2 19 (1.78%) Internet
3 7 (0.66%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.47%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.38%) RS-232
5 4 (0.38%) RS-485
5 4 (0.38%) SSH
5 4 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.38%) Wireless
5 4 (0.38%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.28%) 3G
6 3 (0.28%) 4G
6 3 (0.28%) DNS
6 3 (0.28%) GSM
6 3 (0.28%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.19%) LDAP
7 2 (0.19%) SNMP
7 2 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (29.86%) SQL Server
2 144 (13.52%) MySQL
3 85 (7.98%) MongoDB
4 83 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 76 (7.14%) Big Data
6 61 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (4.98%) Relational Database
8 38 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 37 (3.47%) Redis
9 37 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.13%) Couchbase
15 11 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.03%) GIS
15 11 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 140 (13.15%) Git (software)
2 107 (10.05%) Visual Studio
3 79 (7.42%) Selenium
4 71 (6.67%) Subversion
5 58 (5.45%) Jenkins
6 57 (5.35%) WebDriver
7 54 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (4.69%) Cucumber
9 42 (3.94%) NUnit
10 41 (3.85%) Mockito
10 41 (3.85%) Moq
10 41 (3.85%) webpack
11 35 (3.29%) SpecFlow
12 33 (3.10%) gulp
13 32 (3.00%) Maven
14 31 (2.91%) JIRA
15 28 (2.63%) TeamCity
16 20 (1.88%) JUnit
17 19 (1.78%) Eclipse
18 18 (1.69%) Gradle
General
1 268 (25.16%) Finance
2 77 (7.23%) Games
3 57 (5.35%) Banking
4 51 (4.79%) Telecoms
5 48 (4.51%) Front Office
5 48 (4.51%) Retail
6 38 (3.57%) Marketing
7 29 (2.72%) Automotive
8 27 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.88%) Advertising
9 20 (1.88%) Legal
10 15 (1.41%) Music Industry
11 13 (1.22%) Aerospace
11 13 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.03%) Back Office
13 11 (1.03%) Publishing
14 8 (0.75%) Electronics
14 8 (0.75%) Law
15 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (42.35%) .NET
2 343 (32.21%) HTML
3 255 (23.94%) CSS
4 238 (22.35%) ASP.NET
5 173 (16.24%) AngularJS
6 155 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 147 (13.80%) jQuery
8 135 (12.68%) XML
9 128 (12.02%) .NET Framework
10 124 (11.64%) WCF
11 123 (11.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 117 (10.99%) Web Services
13 108 (10.14%) HTML5
14 94 (8.83%) Entity Framework
15 82 (7.70%) REST
16 79 (7.42%) Node.js
17 76 (7.14%) Spring
18 74 (6.95%) JSON
19 72 (6.76%) RESTful
20 70 (6.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 288 (27.04%) Computer Science
2 83 (7.79%) Mathematics
3 79 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (5.92%) Physics
5 52 (4.88%) N-Tier
6 49 (4.60%) Algorithms
7 47 (4.41%) Data Structures
8 34 (3.19%) 3D Graphics
9 33 (3.10%) Hedge funds
10 32 (3.00%) User Experience
11 30 (2.82%) Fintech
12 27 (2.54%) Mobile App
13 26 (2.44%) Derivative
13 26 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 25 (2.35%) Blog
15 19 (1.78%) Fixed Income
16 17 (1.60%) Equities
16 17 (1.60%) Graphic Design
17 14 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 152 (14.27%) Linux
2 105 (9.86%) Windows
3 68 (6.38%) Unix
4 33 (3.10%) Android
5 25 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.38%) CentOS
9 3 (0.28%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) Debian
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.094%) Solaris
11 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (26.20%) TDD
3 275 (25.82%) Software Engineering
4 232 (21.78%) OO
5 230 (21.60%) MVC
6 174 (16.34%) BDD
7 152 (14.27%) Scrum
8 134 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
9 129 (12.11%) SDLC
10 119 (11.17%) Web Development
11 102 (9.58%) OOP
12 92 (8.64%) Unit Testing
13 63 (5.92%) SOA
14 58 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 57 (5.35%) Analytics
16 55 (5.16%) Multithreading
17 53 (4.98%) DevOps
18 49 (4.60%) Test Automation
19 44 (4.13%) User Stories
20 43 (4.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 508 (47.70%) C#
2 357 (33.52%) SQL
3 337 (31.64%) JavaScript
4 324 (30.42%) Java
5 191 (17.93%) C++
6 147 (13.80%) Python
7 76 (7.14%) PHP
8 68 (6.38%) Scala
9 62 (5.82%) C
10 60 (5.63%) T-SQL
11 47 (4.41%) Ruby
12 34 (3.19%) VB.NET
13 33 (3.10%) VBA
14 28 (2.63%) Go
15 27 (2.54%) Bash Shell
16 24 (2.25%) PowerShell
17 23 (2.16%) Perl
18 22 (2.07%) F#
19 21 (1.97%) Clojure
20 20 (1.88%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 286 (26.85%) Degree
2 28 (2.63%) PhD
3 11 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.56%) HNC
6 6 (0.56%) HND
7 5 (0.47%) MCSD
8 4 (0.38%) MCAD
8 4 (0.38%) MCTS
9 3 (0.28%) MCPD
9 3 (0.28%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.19%) MBA
10 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (9.95%) QA
2 48 (4.51%) SDET
3 12 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (1.50%) Docker
2 7 (0.66%) Firmware
2 7 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.28%) KVM
3 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.094%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (2.35%) Puppet
2 23 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.22%) Ansible
4 10 (0.94%) Kibana
4 10 (0.94%) logstash
5 7 (0.66%) Salt
6 6 (0.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 4 (0.38%) Grafana
8 2 (0.19%) Control-M
8 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.094%) Mesos
9 1 (0.094%) Terraform
Vendors
1 179 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 123 (11.55%) Oracle
3 12 (1.13%) Twitter
4 10 (0.94%) Progress
5 9 (0.85%) Dell
6 8 (0.75%) Atlassian
6 8 (0.75%) Google
7 6 (0.56%) IBM
7 6 (0.56%) Informatica
7 6 (0.56%) MuleSoft
8 5 (0.47%) Maxymiser
8 5 (0.47%) SAP
8 5 (0.47%) Telerik
9 4 (0.38%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.38%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.38%) Splunk
9 4 (0.38%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.28%) Actian
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum to £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago