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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 46.43% 20.00% 100.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.00% 21.05% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Average salary £48,000 £43,913 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% -2.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
25 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 89.29% 95.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 7
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Westminster

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (59.26%) SQL
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) Spring
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
5 10 (37.04%) MySQL
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
5 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
6 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) J2EE
7 8 (29.63%) OO
8 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) Struts
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (25.93%) Open Source
8 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (22.22%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
2 10 (37.04%) MySQL
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (14.81%) Redis
6 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.70%) DB2
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) Spring
3 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) J2EE
4 7 (25.93%) Struts
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) JSP
5 6 (22.22%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (14.81%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
3 8 (29.63%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 5 (18.52%) High Availability
6 5 (18.52%) OOD
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 4 (14.81%) Content Management
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design
8 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) RUP
8 2 (7.41%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) Ruby
7 2 (7.41%) VB
8 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (11.11%) MCAD
3 3 (11.11%) MCSD
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Red Gate
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Spiceworks
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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