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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 274 232 185
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 479 624 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.42% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.48% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 443 538 805
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
39219 42044 47062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34041 35485 39334
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -24 70 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Croydon +4 16 £52,500 +52.17% 1
Chiswick +8 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Chessington - 8 £50,000 -
Orpington - 7 £22,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +9 6 £61,250 +63.33%
Uxbridge 0 3 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Feltham - 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +8 2 £65,000 +73.33%
Paddington +2 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Harrow - 2 £55,000 -
Teddington - 2 £45,000 -
Brentford +5 1 £25,000 -61.53%
Upminster - 1 £32,500 -
Westminster - 1 £85,000 -
Bermondsey - 1 £55,000 -
Clapham - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 511 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (44.56%) C#
3 417 (39.79%) SQL
4 403 (38.45%) Java
5 399 (38.07%) .NET
6 325 (31.01%) JavaScript
7 310 (29.58%) HTML
8 306 (29.20%) SQL Server
8 306 (29.20%) Software Engineering
9 257 (24.52%) Degree
10 256 (24.43%) CSS
11 252 (24.05%) TDD
12 246 (23.47%) ASP.NET
13 244 (23.28%) Finance
13 244 (23.28%) MVC
14 223 (21.28%) C++
15 193 (18.42%) Microsoft
16 182 (17.37%) Computer Science
17 177 (16.89%) Scrum
18 171 (16.32%) Python
19 170 (16.22%) Git (software)
20 169 (16.13%) jQuery
21 164 (15.65%) Web Services
22 142 (13.55%) Linux
23 141 (13.45%) OO
24 138 (13.17%) AngularJS
25 134 (12.79%) Web Development
26 123 (11.74%) Spring
27 119 (11.35%) Oracle
28 118 (11.26%) 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 93 (8.87%) Node.js
2 43 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (2.00%) Apache
3 21 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.81%) IIS
5 16 (1.53%) Apache Spark
5 16 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.34%) JBoss
7 12 (1.15%) CMS
8 6 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.38%) Confluence
10 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.19%) Mule
10 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.19%) WordPress
11 1 (0.095%) Drupal
11 1 (0.095%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.095%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.095%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.48%) MS Office
5 4 (0.38%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.38%) Abaqus
5 4 (0.38%) Blender
5 4 (0.38%) HipChat
5 4 (0.38%) Maya
5 4 (0.38%) NASTRAN
5 4 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (0.57%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.29%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.19%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.095%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.095%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.48%) SaaS
4 24 (2.29%) GitHub
5 17 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.53%) Google App Engine
7 8 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.29%) IaaS
10 3 (0.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.095%) iTunes
11 1 (0.095%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.91%) HTTP
2 17 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.24%) Internet
4 7 (0.67%) LDAP
4 7 (0.67%) Wireless
5 6 (0.57%) FTP
5 6 (0.57%) Intranet
5 6 (0.57%) SNMP
5 6 (0.57%) VPN
6 5 (0.48%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.48%) NFC
7 4 (0.38%) Broadband
7 4 (0.38%) X.509
8 3 (0.29%) Firewall
8 3 (0.29%) SSH
9 2 (0.19%) Skype
9 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.095%) 3G
10 1 (0.095%) DSL
10 1 (0.095%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 116 (11.07%) MySQL
3 84 (8.02%) Relational Database
4 66 (6.30%) NoSQL
5 59 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (4.58%) Redis
8 45 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (4.01%) RDBMS
11 36 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 35 (3.34%) Oracle Database
13 31 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
14 30 (2.86%) MongoDB
15 28 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (2.58%) Hadoop
17 26 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
17 26 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 170 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 94 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 80 (7.63%) Subversion
4 75 (7.16%) Jenkins
5 66 (6.30%) JIRA
6 64 (6.11%) Maven
7 63 (6.01%) JUnit
8 49 (4.68%) Cucumber
9 48 (4.58%) NUnit
10 42 (4.01%) Selenium
11 36 (3.44%) Jasmine
12 35 (3.34%) TestNG
13 33 (3.15%) TeamCity
14 31 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (2.39%) Gradle
15 25 (2.39%) Moq
16 23 (2.19%) CruiseControl
17 21 (2.00%) Mockito
17 21 (2.00%) SpecFlow
18 19 (1.81%) Eclipse
General
1 244 (23.28%) Finance
2 65 (6.20%) Retail
3 64 (6.11%) Banking
4 56 (5.34%) Games
5 42 (4.01%) Advertising
5 42 (4.01%) Marketing
5 42 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.53%) Back Office
7 27 (2.58%) Front Office
7 27 (2.58%) Publishing
8 23 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.53%) Law
10 14 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.15%) Legal
12 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.95%) Automotive
13 10 (0.95%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.76%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.57%) Billing
15 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (38.07%) .NET
2 310 (29.58%) HTML
3 256 (24.43%) CSS
4 246 (23.47%) ASP.NET
5 169 (16.13%) jQuery
6 164 (15.65%) Web Services
7 138 (13.17%) AngularJS
8 123 (11.74%) Spring
9 115 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 107 (10.21%) .NET Framework
11 105 (10.02%) XML
12 90 (8.59%) WCF
13 86 (8.21%) REST
14 85 (8.11%) HTML5
15 84 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 67 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
17 66 (6.30%) Ajax
18 65 (6.20%) Hibernate
19 59 (5.63%) RESTful
20 58 (5.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 182 (17.37%) Computer Science
2 89 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.63%) Algorithms
3 59 (5.63%) Mathematics
4 54 (5.15%) Hedge funds
5 47 (4.48%) Physics
6 43 (4.10%) Data Structures
7 41 (3.91%) Derivative
8 32 (3.05%) 3D Graphics
9 30 (2.86%) Visualisation
10 28 (2.67%) Equities
11 25 (2.39%) Mobile App
12 24 (2.29%) N-Tier
12 24 (2.29%) User Experience
13 21 (2.00%) Management Information System
14 20 (1.91%) Fixed Income
15 16 (1.53%) Fintech
15 16 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
15 16 (1.53%) Oculus Rift
16 13 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 142 (13.55%) Linux
2 93 (8.87%) Windows
3 70 (6.68%) Unix
4 54 (5.15%) Android
5 30 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.53%) Tizen
7 9 (0.86%) Debian
8 8 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.48%) CentOS
11 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) AIX
12 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.095%) Solaris
13 1 (0.095%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (29.20%) Software Engineering
3 252 (24.05%) TDD
4 244 (23.28%) MVC
5 177 (16.89%) Scrum
6 141 (13.45%) OO
7 134 (12.79%) Web Development
8 118 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
9 111 (10.59%) SDLC
10 104 (9.92%) BDD
11 94 (8.97%) Open Source
12 77 (7.35%) OOP
12 77 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 64 (6.11%) Pair Programming
14 61 (5.82%) Microservices
15 59 (5.63%) SOA
16 56 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (4.87%) Multithreading
18 50 (4.77%) Kanban
19 48 (4.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 467 (44.56%) C#
2 417 (39.79%) SQL
3 403 (38.45%) Java
4 325 (31.01%) JavaScript
5 223 (21.28%) C++
6 171 (16.32%) Python
7 112 (10.69%) PHP
8 88 (8.40%) T-SQL
9 63 (6.01%) C
10 48 (4.58%) Ruby
11 46 (4.39%) VB.NET
12 44 (4.20%) PL/SQL
13 39 (3.72%) Go
13 39 (3.72%) Scala
14 27 (2.58%) VB
14 27 (2.58%) VBA
15 20 (1.91%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.91%) Clojure
15 20 (1.91%) PowerShell
16 18 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 257 (24.52%) Degree
2 26 (2.48%) PhD
3 21 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.86%) MCTS
7 7 (0.67%) MCSD
8 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.57%) MCAD
9 5 (0.48%) HND
10 2 (0.19%) MCPD
11 1 (0.095%) ISEB
11 1 (0.095%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.095%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.095%) PMP
11 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.87%) QA
2 23 (2.19%) SDET
3 7 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.095%) SLA
5 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (3.05%) Varnish
2 12 (1.15%) Docker
3 8 (0.76%) HDFS
4 6 (0.57%) Btrfs
4 6 (0.57%) NFS
5 5 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.095%) Firmware
7 1 (0.095%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (1.91%) Control-M
2 19 (1.81%) Puppet
3 6 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.48%) Mesos
5 3 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.095%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.095%) Terraform
Vendors
1 193 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.35%) Oracle
3 37 (3.53%) Informatica
4 34 (3.24%) Google
5 17 (1.62%) EPiServer
6 12 (1.15%) BT
7 11 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (0.86%) SAP
8 9 (0.86%) Talend
9 8 (0.76%) Maxymiser
10 7 (0.67%) Sybase
11 6 (0.57%) Epicor
11 6 (0.57%) Infor
11 6 (0.57%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.57%) MuleSoft
11 6 (0.57%) NetSuite
11 6 (0.57%) Sage
11 6 (0.57%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.48%) Progress
12 5 (0.48%) VMware
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £100000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + strong benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday