Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 78 114 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 31.58% 33.93% 20.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.19% 35.40% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 51
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £49,250 £46,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £122,500 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 235 322 248
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.83% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 157 260 210
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £32,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £97,750 £106,750 £93,750
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Canary Wharf

Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Developer in Canary Wharf

Developer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Canary Wharf

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (52.56%) C#
2 41 (52.56%) SQL
3 39 (50.00%) Java
3 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (47.44%) Test Automation
5 36 (46.15%) Finance
6 34 (43.59%) .NET
7 29 (37.18%) AngularJS
8 27 (34.62%) jQuery
9 26 (33.33%) TDD
10 25 (32.05%) Banking
10 25 (32.05%) HTML
10 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
11 22 (28.21%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (28.21%) Windows
12 21 (26.92%) C++
12 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
12 21 (26.92%) Retail
12 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
12 21 (26.92%) Web Development
13 20 (25.64%) MVC
13 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
13 20 (25.64%) Android Development
13 20 (25.64%) Kanban
13 20 (25.64%) Android
14 19 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (24.36%) BDD
14 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
14 19 (24.36%) iOS Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 7 (8.97%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
3 3 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
3 3 (3.85%) Jetty
3 3 (3.85%) Mule
3 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.26%) Blockchain
4 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.69%) HBase
6 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.41%) MySQL
7 4 (5.13%) Big Data
7 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.13%) Redis
8 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.56%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.56%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.67%) NUnit
3 11 (14.10%) Jasmine
3 11 (14.10%) ReSharper
3 11 (14.10%) Selenium
3 11 (14.10%) SpecFlow
3 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 25 (32.05%) Banking
3 21 (26.92%) Retail
4 7 (8.97%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) AngularJS
3 27 (34.62%) jQuery
4 25 (32.05%) HTML
5 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
6 19 (24.36%) React Native
7 17 (21.79%) .NET Framework
8 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (16.67%) CSS
10 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
11 11 (14.10%) HTML5
12 9 (11.54%) Code First Entity Framework
13 8 (10.26%) Smart Contracts
14 7 (8.97%) JSON
14 7 (8.97%) XML
15 6 (7.69%) Akka
15 6 (7.69%) Play Framework
16 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (6.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.54%) Derivative
5 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (7.69%) Credit Derivative
6 6 (7.69%) Market Risk
7 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.56%) Equities
8 2 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Android
3 19 (24.36%) Apple iOS
3 19 (24.36%) Nucleus RTOS
3 19 (24.36%) Windows Phone
4 11 (14.10%) Linux
5 10 (12.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (47.44%) Test Automation
3 26 (33.33%) TDD
4 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 21 (26.92%) Web Development
5 20 (25.64%) Android Development
5 20 (25.64%) Kanban
5 20 (25.64%) MVC
6 19 (24.36%) BDD
6 19 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (24.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (24.36%) Extreme Programming
6 19 (24.36%) iOS Development
6 19 (24.36%) Mobile Development
6 19 (24.36%) Pair Programming
6 19 (24.36%) Scrum
7 15 (19.23%) OO
8 13 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
9 11 (14.10%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) C#
1 41 (52.56%) SQL
2 39 (50.00%) Java
2 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.92%) C++
4 19 (24.36%) C
5 11 (14.10%) Apple Swift
5 11 (14.10%) Objective-C
6 8 (10.26%) Ruby
7 7 (8.97%) Scala
7 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.28%) F#
10 1 (1.28%) Haskell
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.41%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Sybase
4 5 (6.41%) Solace
5 3 (3.85%) MKS
5 3 (3.85%) Perforce
6 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.28%) Reuters