The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 41.38% 18.18% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.44% 19.05% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster 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
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 93.10% 95.45% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Developer
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Westminster region.

Developer Salary Trend in Westminster

Developer
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Westminster

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 19 (65.52%) HTML
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
5 13 (44.83%) Spring
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) MySQL
7 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 11 (37.93%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) .NET
9 9 (31.03%) J2EE
9 9 (31.03%) Games
9 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) C#
11 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
11 7 (24.14%) Struts
11 7 (24.14%) Web Services
11 7 (24.14%) XML
11 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
11 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (24.14%) Open Source
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) JBoss
1 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (17.24%) GitHub
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (37.93%) MySQL
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
6 4 (13.79%) Redis
6 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Spock
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.45%) TestNG
4 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Behat
General
1 9 (31.03%) Games
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) Spring
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) J2EE
5 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
6 7 (24.14%) Struts
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 7 (24.14%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.69%) JSP
7 6 (20.69%) Ajax
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (17.24%) REST
8 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
9 4 (13.79%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Physics
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
6 5 (17.24%) High Availability
6 5 (17.24%) ETL
7 4 (13.79%) OOD
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Content Management
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Web Design
9 2 (6.90%) RUP
9 2 (6.90%) DSDM
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (20.69%) PHP
7 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
8 4 (13.79%) Ruby
9 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Business Objects
1 5 (17.24%) Red Gate
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Spiceworks
5 1 (3.45%) Facebook
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Zend
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
City of Westminster
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago