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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / London
Rank 226 238 225
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 447 576 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.36% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.45% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 385 465 525
Median salary £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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
31555 39670 40219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 96.16% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26705 34211 33931
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +16 60 £60,000 +26.31% 24
Hammersmith +3 14 £27,500 -38.88%
West End +13 7 £40,000 - 4
Stanmore - 5 £40,000 -
Croydon - 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf -15 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Wimbledon +10 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Twickenham -2 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Westminster -4 1 - - 1
Greenwich - 1 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £47,500 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 510 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (48.55%) C#
3 399 (41.22%) .NET
4 318 (32.85%) JavaScript
5 295 (30.48%) HTML
5 295 (30.48%) Java
6 288 (29.75%) SQL Server
7 277 (28.62%) SQL
8 276 (28.51%) Software Engineering
9 274 (28.31%) Finance
10 223 (23.04%) OO
11 218 (22.52%) TDD
12 216 (22.31%) Degree
13 215 (22.21%) Computer Science
14 212 (21.90%) CSS
15 201 (20.76%) C++
15 201 (20.76%) MVC
16 198 (20.45%) ASP.NET
17 178 (18.39%) AngularJS
18 168 (17.36%) Scrum
19 161 (16.63%) Linux
20 155 (16.01%) Microsoft
21 147 (15.19%) Python
22 130 (13.43%) MySQL
23 125 (12.91%) BDD
24 124 (12.81%) SDLC
25 122 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
26 120 (12.40%) Web Services
26 120 (12.40%) Git (software)
27 117 (12.09%) jQuery

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 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (2.48%) Apache
3 22 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 22 (2.27%) IIS
3 22 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 20 (2.07%) JBoss
6 19 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.65%) Jetty
9 13 (1.34%) OpenStack
10 12 (1.24%) Apache Solr
11 11 (1.14%) NServiceBus
12 10 (1.03%) nginx
13 8 (0.83%) CMS
14 7 (0.72%) Gunicorn
15 5 (0.52%) Confluence
15 5 (0.52%) Drupal
15 5 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 55 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.62%) GIMP
4 4 (0.41%) MS Office
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.10%) Magento
2 1 (0.10%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
1 77 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (3.10%) GitHub
3 28 (2.89%) SaaS
4 8 (0.83%) PaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.31%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.21%) Google Play
7 2 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) Force.com
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.10%) HTTP
2 20 (2.07%) Internet
3 8 (0.83%) Wireshark
4 7 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.41%) 3G
5 4 (0.41%) 4G
5 4 (0.41%) InfiniBand
5 4 (0.41%) RS-232
5 4 (0.41%) RS-485
6 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 3 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.31%) Wireless
6 3 (0.31%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.21%) 2G
7 2 (0.21%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.21%) DSL
7 2 (0.21%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.21%) GSM
7 2 (0.21%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 130 (13.43%) MySQL
3 84 (8.68%) Big Data
4 71 (7.33%) NoSQL
5 69 (7.13%) MongoDB
6 54 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 30 (3.10%) Hadoop
9 28 (2.89%) Redis
10 24 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.34%) Couchbase
14 13 (1.34%) KDB
14 13 (1.34%) Kdb+
14 13 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (1.14%) Riak
16 9 (0.93%) Hazelcast
17 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 120 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 87 (8.99%) Visual Studio
3 71 (7.33%) Subversion
4 59 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (5.79%) Selenium
6 43 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 40 (4.13%) Cucumber
8 35 (3.62%) WebDriver
9 30 (3.10%) TeamCity
10 28 (2.89%) Eclipse
11 26 (2.69%) gulp
12 24 (2.48%) Moq
13 23 (2.38%) Mockito
13 23 (2.38%) webpack
14 22 (2.27%) NUnit
15 20 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
16 19 (1.96%) JIRA
16 19 (1.96%) Maven
16 19 (1.96%) SpecFlow
17 14 (1.45%) MSBuild
General
1 274 (28.31%) Finance
2 72 (7.44%) Banking
3 71 (7.33%) Games
4 63 (6.51%) Retail
5 61 (6.30%) Telecoms
6 56 (5.79%) Front Office
7 36 (3.72%) Automotive
8 31 (3.20%) Advertising
9 28 (2.89%) Marketing
10 24 (2.48%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.96%) Aerospace
12 16 (1.65%) Back Office
13 11 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 11 (1.14%) Legal
13 11 (1.14%) Publishing
14 10 (1.03%) French Language
15 7 (0.72%) Law
16 6 (0.62%) Electronics
16 6 (0.62%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (41.22%) .NET
2 295 (30.48%) HTML
3 212 (21.90%) CSS
4 198 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 178 (18.39%) AngularJS
6 120 (12.40%) Web Services
7 117 (12.09%) jQuery
8 116 (11.98%) WCF
9 115 (11.88%) XML
10 105 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 104 (10.74%) .NET Framework
12 95 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 94 (9.71%) HTML5
13 94 (9.71%) REST
14 92 (9.50%) Node.js
15 78 (8.06%) React
16 70 (7.23%) Entity Framework
17 67 (6.92%) JSON
17 67 (6.92%) WPF
18 66 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 215 (22.21%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (4.96%) Algorithms
4 39 (4.03%) Fintech
5 36 (3.72%) Data Structures
6 33 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
6 33 (3.41%) Hedge funds
7 29 (3.00%) User Experience
8 27 (2.79%) Derivative
8 27 (2.79%) N-Tier
9 25 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 24 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (2.17%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.96%) Blog
12 19 (1.96%) Equities
13 18 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (1.55%) Graphic Design
15 12 (1.24%) Client/Server
16 11 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 161 (16.63%) Linux
2 92 (9.50%) Windows
3 57 (5.89%) Unix
4 53 (5.48%) Android
5 35 (3.62%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.41%) AIX
9 4 (0.41%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Debian
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (28.51%) Software Engineering
3 223 (23.04%) OO
4 218 (22.52%) TDD
5 201 (20.76%) MVC
6 168 (17.36%) Scrum
7 125 (12.91%) BDD
8 124 (12.81%) SDLC
9 122 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (11.98%) Mathematics
11 113 (11.67%) OOP
12 102 (10.54%) Web Development
13 94 (9.71%) Unit Testing
14 70 (7.23%) Multithreading
15 62 (6.40%) SOA
16 58 (5.99%) Physics
17 54 (5.58%) Automated Testing
18 53 (5.48%) E-Commerce
19 49 (5.06%) Mentoring
20 48 (4.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 470 (48.55%) C#
2 318 (32.85%) JavaScript
3 295 (30.48%) Java
4 277 (28.62%) SQL
5 201 (20.76%) C++
6 147 (15.19%) Python
7 90 (9.30%) PHP
8 62 (6.40%) Ruby
9 53 (5.48%) C
9 53 (5.48%) T-SQL
10 52 (5.37%) Scala
11 49 (5.06%) Go
12 46 (4.75%) VBA
13 35 (3.62%) VB.NET
14 30 (3.10%) Perl
15 25 (2.58%) Bash Shell
16 20 (2.07%) PowerShell
16 20 (2.07%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.76%) Haskell
18 16 (1.65%) F#
Qualifications
1 216 (22.31%) Degree
2 23 (2.38%) PhD
3 14 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.24%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.31%) IRCA
6 3 (0.31%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.21%) HNC
7 2 (0.21%) HND
7 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.47%) QA
2 30 (3.10%) SDET
3 11 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (3.20%) Docker
2 5 (0.52%) Firmware
2 5 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.21%) KVM
3 2 (0.21%) Snort
3 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (2.79%) Puppet
3 24 (2.48%) Ansible
4 13 (1.34%) Kibana
4 13 (1.34%) logstash
5 10 (1.03%) Salt
6 7 (0.72%) Terraform
7 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 3 (0.31%) Nagios
9 2 (0.21%) Grafana
9 2 (0.21%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.10%) Mesos
10 1 (0.10%) Opsview
Vendors
1 155 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.19%) Oracle
3 16 (1.65%) Google
4 13 (1.34%) Twitter
5 11 (1.14%) Zend
6 8 (0.83%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.52%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.41%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.41%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.31%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.31%) IBM
9 3 (0.31%) Splunk
9 3 (0.31%) Sybase
10 2 (0.21%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.21%) Facebook
10 2 (0.21%) Mitel
10 2 (0.21%) SAP
10 2 (0.21%) Virgin Media
10 2 (0.21%) VMware
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: to c£55,000 DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
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London
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
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Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
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London
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