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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 254 238 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 521 612 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.24% 1.37% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.43% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 461 530 810
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 £72,500 £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
40306 42741 47076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34959 35982 38915
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
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 5 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 5 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 -22 74 £50,000 - 6
Chiswick +8 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Croydon +5 10 £52,500 +52.17% 1
Chessington - 9 £50,000 - 1
Teddington -6 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Canary Wharf +10 5 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +7 5 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Orpington - 5 £41,000 - 1
Paddington +6 4 £70,000 +55.55%
Upminster - 4 £32,500 -
Harrow - 3 £55,000 -
Hendon - 3 £38,447 -
Bermondsey - 3 £55,000 -
Clapham - 3 £47,500 -
Feltham +2 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Uxbridge 0 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Westminster - 2 £85,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 -
Enfield -6 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Wimbledon -14 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 498 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (45.76%) C#
3 421 (40.13%) SQL
4 420 (40.04%) Java
5 400 (38.13%) .NET
6 321 (30.60%) JavaScript
7 304 (28.98%) SQL Server
8 301 (28.69%) Software Engineering
9 298 (28.41%) HTML
10 257 (24.50%) Finance
10 257 (24.50%) Degree
11 254 (24.21%) TDD
12 245 (23.36%) CSS
13 242 (23.07%) ASP.NET
14 232 (22.12%) MVC
15 229 (21.83%) C++
16 191 (18.21%) Microsoft
17 190 (18.11%) Computer Science
18 184 (17.54%) Python
19 176 (16.78%) Scrum
20 169 (16.11%) Git (software)
21 166 (15.82%) jQuery
22 159 (15.16%) Web Services
23 138 (13.16%) OO
24 132 (12.58%) AngularJS
25 131 (12.49%) Web Development
26 130 (12.39%) Spring
26 130 (12.39%) Linux
27 121 (11.53%) MySQL
28 119 (11.34%) Oracle

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 92 (8.77%) Node.js
2 46 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (2.10%) Apache Spark
3 22 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.00%) IIS
5 17 (1.62%) Apache
6 16 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.24%) CMS
7 13 (1.24%) JBoss
8 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.38%) Confluence
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.19%) Mule
11 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 81 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
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 2 (0.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.57%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.095%) Beauchamp
5 1 (0.095%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.095%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.38%) SaaS
4 23 (2.19%) GitHub
5 20 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (1.81%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.29%) IaaS
9 3 (0.29%) PaaS
9 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.91%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.72%) Internet
3 16 (1.53%) HTTP
4 7 (0.67%) VPN
5 6 (0.57%) Broadband
5 6 (0.57%) FTP
6 5 (0.48%) Intranet
6 5 (0.48%) SNMP
6 5 (0.48%) Wireless
6 5 (0.48%) X.509
7 3 (0.29%) Firewall
7 3 (0.29%) VLAN
8 2 (0.19%) LDAP
8 2 (0.19%) Skype
8 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.095%) 3G
9 1 (0.095%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.095%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.095%) CDMA
9 1 (0.095%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.53%) MySQL
3 88 (8.39%) Relational Database
4 67 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (5.82%) NoSQL
6 58 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (4.77%) Redis
9 49 (4.67%) RDBMS
10 40 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (3.43%) Hadoop
13 33 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 33 (3.15%) Oracle Database
14 29 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (2.38%) Big Data
18 24 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
19 23 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 169 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 104 (9.91%) Visual Studio
3 85 (8.10%) Subversion
4 77 (7.34%) JIRA
5 70 (6.67%) JUnit
6 66 (6.29%) Jenkins
7 60 (5.72%) Maven
8 53 (5.05%) Cucumber
9 40 (3.81%) NUnit
10 38 (3.62%) Selenium
11 34 (3.24%) TeamCity
11 34 (3.24%) TestNG
12 30 (2.86%) Jasmine
12 30 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (2.38%) Gradle
14 24 (2.29%) Moq
15 21 (2.00%) CruiseControl
15 21 (2.00%) Mockito
16 19 (1.81%) Eclipse
17 17 (1.62%) EasyMock
General
1 257 (24.50%) Finance
2 75 (7.15%) Banking
3 63 (6.01%) Retail
4 45 (4.29%) Games
5 44 (4.19%) Advertising
6 40 (3.81%) Marketing
7 37 (3.53%) Back Office
7 37 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 35 (3.34%) Front Office
9 25 (2.38%) Investment Banking
10 22 (2.10%) Publishing
11 16 (1.53%) Legal
12 15 (1.43%) Law
12 15 (1.43%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.86%) Billing
14 6 (0.57%) Automotive
14 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.57%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (38.13%) .NET
2 298 (28.41%) HTML
3 245 (23.36%) CSS
4 242 (23.07%) ASP.NET
5 166 (15.82%) jQuery
6 159 (15.16%) Web Services
7 132 (12.58%) AngularJS
8 130 (12.39%) Spring
9 114 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 113 (10.77%) XML
11 112 (10.68%) .NET Framework
12 102 (9.72%) WCF
13 85 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 83 (7.91%) HTML5
15 81 (7.72%) REST
16 75 (7.15%) Hibernate
17 69 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
18 65 (6.20%) Ajax
19 61 (5.82%) RESTful
20 57 (5.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 190 (18.11%) Computer Science
2 93 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.39%) Algorithms
4 62 (5.91%) Mathematics
5 59 (5.62%) Hedge funds
6 44 (4.19%) Data Structures
6 44 (4.19%) Physics
7 39 (3.72%) Derivative
8 29 (2.76%) 3D Graphics
8 29 (2.76%) Equities
8 29 (2.76%) Visualisation
9 24 (2.29%) N-Tier
10 23 (2.19%) Mobile App
11 21 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 20 (1.91%) Fintech
12 20 (1.91%) Fixed Income
12 20 (1.91%) User Experience
13 19 (1.81%) Oculus Rift
14 17 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 130 (12.39%) Linux
2 98 (9.34%) Windows
3 67 (6.39%) Unix
4 56 (5.34%) Android
5 30 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.81%) Tizen
7 14 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.76%) Debian
9 6 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.48%) CentOS
11 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) AIX
12 2 (0.19%) Solaris
12 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.095%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (28.69%) Software Engineering
3 254 (24.21%) TDD
4 232 (22.12%) MVC
5 176 (16.78%) Scrum
6 138 (13.16%) OO
7 131 (12.49%) Web Development
8 110 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (10.10%) SDLC
10 99 (9.44%) Open Source
11 98 (9.34%) BDD
12 82 (7.82%) Unit Testing
13 73 (6.96%) OOP
14 72 (6.86%) Multithreading
15 63 (6.01%) Microservices
16 60 (5.72%) Pair Programming
17 58 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (5.15%) Analytics
18 54 (5.15%) SOA
19 51 (4.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 480 (45.76%) C#
2 421 (40.13%) SQL
3 420 (40.04%) Java
4 321 (30.60%) JavaScript
5 229 (21.83%) C++
6 184 (17.54%) Python
7 116 (11.06%) PHP
8 90 (8.58%) T-SQL
9 62 (5.91%) C
10 43 (4.10%) Go
11 42 (4.00%) Ruby
12 41 (3.91%) PL/SQL
13 39 (3.72%) VB.NET
14 29 (2.76%) Scala
15 25 (2.38%) VB
16 23 (2.19%) VBA
17 18 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 17 (1.62%) Clojure
18 17 (1.62%) Perl
19 16 (1.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 257 (24.50%) Degree
2 25 (2.38%) PhD
3 19 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.76%) MCTS
7 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.48%) HND
8 5 (0.48%) ISEB
8 5 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.38%) MCSD
10 3 (0.29%) MCAD
11 1 (0.095%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.095%) PMP
11 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.095%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.67%) QA
2 24 (2.29%) SDET
3 12 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.095%) SLA
5 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (3.62%) Varnish
2 13 (1.24%) HDFS
3 7 (0.67%) Docker
4 5 (0.48%) Btrfs
4 5 (0.48%) NFS
4 5 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.095%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (1.72%) Control-M
1 18 (1.72%) Puppet
2 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.48%) Mesos
4 2 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 191 (18.21%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.34%) Oracle
3 42 (4.00%) Google
4 32 (3.05%) Informatica
5 15 (1.43%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.14%) BT
7 12 (1.14%) SAP
8 10 (0.95%) Sybase
9 9 (0.86%) Talend
10 6 (0.57%) Epicor
10 6 (0.57%) Infor
10 6 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.57%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.57%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.57%) Sage
11 5 (0.48%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.48%) Coverity
11 5 (0.48%) Maxymiser
11 5 (0.48%) VMware
South East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Flexible working from home
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 30K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fortune Group of Services LTD
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, 25 Days Holiday + More
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Southwark, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Eze Software Group
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hackney, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 16 days ago
Camden, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 16 days ago