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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 217 266 256
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 574 511 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.50% 1.17% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.22% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 522 449 467
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £34,925
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +54 82 £57,500 +2.67% 20
Croydon -6 10 £52,750 +11.05% 1
Stanmore - 8 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +8 5 £85,000 -
Orpington - 5 £22,500 -
Twickenham +5 3 £38,432 -19.09%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 3 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Hammersmith +4 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Bromley - 2 £45,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £76,500 -
Harrow +10 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Uxbridge +2 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Docklands, London - 1 £49,000 -
Chessington - 1 £35,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Greenford - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 564 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (46.15%) C#
3 463 (43.52%) .NET
4 381 (35.81%) SQL
5 339 (31.86%) Java
6 331 (31.11%) HTML
7 324 (30.45%) JavaScript
8 296 (27.82%) Degree
9 290 (27.26%) SQL Server
10 276 (25.94%) TDD
11 272 (25.56%) Software Engineering
12 266 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 251 (23.59%) ASP.NET
14 250 (23.50%) MVC
15 249 (23.40%) CSS
16 237 (22.27%) Finance
17 196 (18.42%) OO
18 195 (18.33%) C++
19 186 (17.48%) Microsoft
20 174 (16.35%) BDD
21 164 (15.41%) AngularJS
22 159 (14.94%) Scrum
23 156 (14.66%) jQuery
24 143 (13.44%) Git (software)
24 143 (13.44%) SDLC
25 140 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
26 137 (12.88%) Linux
26 137 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC
27 135 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
28 129 (12.12%) Python

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 39 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 20 (1.88%) Apache
4 14 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.22%) IIS
6 11 (1.03%) Confluence
7 10 (0.94%) CMS
7 10 (0.94%) JBoss
8 8 (0.75%) Gunicorn
8 8 (0.75%) nginx
8 8 (0.75%) NServiceBus
9 7 (0.66%) Drupal
10 6 (0.56%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.28%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.094%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.094%) Tomcat
Applications
1 84 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.28%) HipChat
3 3 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.094%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.094%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.094%) Blender
4 1 (0.094%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.094%) MS Project
4 1 (0.094%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.094%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.56%) ReMetrica
3 5 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.28%) Beauchamp
4 3 (0.28%) Magento
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.094%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.41%) PaaS
4 14 (1.32%) GitHub
5 13 (1.22%) SaaS
6 12 (1.13%) iTunes
7 10 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.28%) Google Play
11 2 (0.19%) IaaS
12 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.094%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.094%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.44%) HTTP
2 15 (1.41%) Internet
3 11 (1.03%) Bluetooth
4 10 (0.94%) LDAP
4 10 (0.94%) Wireless
5 9 (0.85%) SSH
6 7 (0.66%) NFC
6 7 (0.66%) SNMP
7 5 (0.47%) VPN
8 4 (0.38%) Skype
8 4 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.38%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.38%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.28%) Broadband
9 3 (0.28%) Network Security
9 3 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.19%) 3G
10 2 (0.19%) DNS
10 2 (0.19%) GSM
10 2 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (27.26%) SQL Server
2 117 (11.00%) MySQL
3 88 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 86 (8.08%) NoSQL
5 53 (4.98%) Big Data
6 46 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 42 (3.95%) Redis
8 41 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 35 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 34 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.79%) Oracle Database
16 18 (1.69%) GIS
16 18 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 143 (13.44%) Git (software)
2 105 (9.87%) Visual Studio
3 80 (7.52%) Selenium
4 72 (6.77%) Jenkins
5 65 (6.11%) Subversion
6 59 (5.55%) NUnit
7 56 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (5.17%) WebDriver
9 46 (4.32%) Moq
10 43 (4.04%) SpecFlow
11 42 (3.95%) Cucumber
12 41 (3.85%) Maven
13 40 (3.76%) JIRA
14 38 (3.57%) Mockito
15 35 (3.29%) TeamCity
16 33 (3.10%) Jasmine
17 30 (2.82%) webpack
18 23 (2.16%) JUnit
19 22 (2.07%) CruiseControl
19 22 (2.07%) Gradle
General
1 237 (22.27%) Finance
2 89 (8.36%) Games
3 51 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.32%) Banking
5 42 (3.95%) Retail
6 40 (3.76%) Marketing
7 32 (3.01%) Front Office
8 25 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.97%) Advertising
9 21 (1.97%) Automotive
10 20 (1.88%) Legal
10 20 (1.88%) Publishing
11 19 (1.79%) Back Office
12 17 (1.60%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.60%) Music Industry
13 16 (1.50%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.32%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.75%) Electronics
15 8 (0.75%) Law
15 8 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (43.52%) .NET
2 331 (31.11%) HTML
3 251 (23.59%) ASP.NET
4 249 (23.40%) CSS
5 164 (15.41%) AngularJS
6 156 (14.66%) jQuery
7 140 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 137 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 125 (11.75%) .NET Framework
9 125 (11.75%) WCF
10 121 (11.37%) Web Services
11 108 (10.15%) XML
12 103 (9.68%) HTML5
13 86 (8.08%) Spring
14 79 (7.42%) Entity Framework
15 75 (7.05%) Node.js
16 68 (6.39%) REST
17 62 (5.83%) RESTful
18 61 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 55 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 266 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 92 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (7.42%) Mathematics
4 67 (6.30%) Physics
5 50 (4.70%) N-Tier
6 47 (4.42%) Data Structures
7 40 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 40 (3.76%) Hedge funds
8 31 (2.91%) Derivative
9 28 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
10 25 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 24 (2.26%) User Experience
12 21 (1.97%) Fixed Income
13 19 (1.79%) Equities
13 19 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 19 (1.79%) Linked Data
13 19 (1.79%) Public Cloud
14 18 (1.69%) Fintech
15 16 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 137 (12.88%) Linux
2 89 (8.36%) Windows
3 82 (7.71%) Unix
4 18 (1.69%) Android
5 13 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.94%) Debian
8 6 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.38%) CentOS
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (25.94%) TDD
3 272 (25.56%) Software Engineering
4 250 (23.50%) MVC
5 196 (18.42%) OO
6 174 (16.35%) BDD
7 159 (14.94%) Scrum
8 143 (13.44%) SDLC
9 135 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (9.77%) Web Development
11 78 (7.33%) OOP
12 69 (6.48%) Unit Testing
13 53 (4.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 53 (4.98%) Test Automation
14 51 (4.79%) Analytics
14 51 (4.79%) OOD
15 49 (4.61%) SOA
16 48 (4.51%) DevOps
16 48 (4.51%) Multithreading
17 44 (4.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 491 (46.15%) C#
2 381 (35.81%) SQL
3 339 (31.86%) Java
4 324 (30.45%) JavaScript
5 195 (18.33%) C++
6 129 (12.12%) Python
7 73 (6.86%) PHP
8 66 (6.20%) Scala
8 66 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 62 (5.83%) C
10 50 (4.70%) VB.NET
11 48 (4.51%) Ruby
12 44 (4.14%) VBA
13 33 (3.10%) PowerShell
14 28 (2.63%) Bash Shell
15 26 (2.44%) Clojure
16 25 (2.35%) F#
17 24 (2.26%) VB
18 23 (2.16%) PL/SQL
19 17 (1.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 296 (27.82%) Degree
2 26 (2.44%) PhD
3 13 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.03%) MCSD
5 9 (0.85%) MCAD
5 9 (0.85%) MCTS
6 8 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.56%) HNC
7 6 (0.56%) HND
7 6 (0.56%) MCPD
8 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.28%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) MBA
11 1 (0.094%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (10.34%) QA
2 48 (4.51%) SDET
3 8 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (1.79%) Docker
2 10 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.56%) Firmware
4 5 (0.47%) Btrfs
4 5 (0.47%) NFS
5 3 (0.28%) HDFS
6 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.19%) Ceph
6 2 (0.19%) KVM
6 2 (0.19%) Varnish
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.094%) Squid
7 1 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (1.79%) Puppet
2 14 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.75%) Ansible
4 7 (0.66%) Control-M
5 6 (0.56%) Mesos
6 4 (0.38%) Grafana
6 4 (0.38%) Kibana
6 4 (0.38%) logstash
6 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.28%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.19%) Terraform
9 1 (0.094%) Salt
Vendors
1 186 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 116 (10.90%) Oracle
3 16 (1.50%) Google
3 16 (1.50%) Progress
4 14 (1.32%) Informatica
5 10 (0.94%) EPiServer
5 10 (0.94%) Maxymiser
6 9 (0.85%) Dell
6 9 (0.85%) SAP
7 7 (0.66%) BT
8 6 (0.56%) Actian
8 6 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.47%) Telerik
9 5 (0.47%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.38%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.38%) Facebook
10 4 (0.38%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.38%) Splunk
10 4 (0.38%) Zend
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits (e.g. pension, ge
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus, and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Great Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Amazing Benefits packages
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago