Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Secure Coding skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Secure Coding over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Code Development
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 696 741 819
Rank change year-on-year +45 +78 +14
Permanent jobs citing Secure Coding 117 118 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.17% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 79 95 53
London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £47,150
90th Percentile £108,000 £98,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -11.63%

Secure Coding is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,978 69,532 73,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.76% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50,422 53,297 63,467
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Secure Coding
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Secure Coding as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Secure Coding in London

Secure Coding
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Secure Coding in London.

Salary trend for Secure Coding in London

Secure Coding
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Secure Coding in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Secure Coding in London

Secure Coding
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Secure Coding within the London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -27 16 £57,500 -4.17% 2
West London +26 1 £70,000 +45.83%
Secure Coding
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Secure Coding also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Secure Coding.

1 74 (63.25%) Java
2 71 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (51.28%) Web Services
4 58 (49.57%) SQL
5 53 (45.30%) REST
6 52 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
7 51 (43.59%) Scrum
8 45 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 42 (35.90%) DevOps
10 41 (35.04%) BDD
10 41 (35.04%) TDD
11 39 (33.33%) Docker
12 37 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (31.62%) Spring
13 36 (30.77%) Microservices
14 34 (29.06%) Performance Management
14 34 (29.06%) Application Performance Management
15 33 (28.21%) C#
16 31 (26.50%) SOA
16 31 (26.50%) Spring Security
17 25 (21.37%) OO
17 25 (21.37%) Finance
18 22 (18.80%) Software Engineering
19 21 (17.95%) C++
19 21 (17.95%) SDLC
20 20 (17.09%) .NET
21 19 (16.24%) OWASP
22 18 (15.38%) Degree
22 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
23 17 (14.53%) Continuous Integration

Secure Coding
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 37 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.98%) TestFlight
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.42%) Firebase
4 4 (3.42%) GitHub
4 4 (3.42%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.56%) Google Play
6 2 (1.71%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.71%) Serverless
7 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.85%) Heroku
7 1 (0.85%) npm
7 1 (0.85%) SaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) Bluetooth
1 10 (8.55%) NFC
2 7 (5.98%) Network Security
3 6 (5.13%) X.509
4 3 (2.56%) DNS
4 3 (2.56%) HTTP
4 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.71%) SSL
5 2 (1.71%) VoIP
6 1 (0.85%) Firewall
6 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) Blockchain
3 6 (5.13%) Big Data
4 5 (4.27%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.40%) Crashlytics
3 10 (8.55%) JIRA
4 7 (5.98%) CocoaPods
4 7 (5.98%) fastlane
5 6 (5.13%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.42%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.42%) JUnit
8 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.71%) Burp Suite
8 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.71%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.85%) Babel
9 1 (0.85%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.85%) GitLab
9 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.13%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.27%) Retail
5 4 (3.42%) Automotive
6 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Developer
2 50 (42.74%) Senior Developer
3 36 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 34 (29.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Security Engineer
6 16 (13.68%) Software Engineer
7 12 (10.26%) C# Developer
8 10 (8.55%) iOS Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Development Director
9 9 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Information Security Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Information Security Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) Android Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Senior Android Developer
14 3 (2.56%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.28%) Web Services
2 53 (45.30%) REST
3 37 (31.62%) Spring
4 31 (26.50%) Spring Security
5 20 (17.09%) .NET
6 15 (12.82%) ASP.NET
7 14 (11.97%) COM+
7 14 (11.97%) RESTful
8 11 (9.40%) iOS SDK
8 11 (9.40%) Lambda Expressions
9 10 (8.55%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (5.98%) JSON
10 7 (5.98%) XML
11 6 (5.13%) JMS
12 5 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.42%) Android SDK
13 4 (3.42%) Google Maps API
13 4 (3.42%) RxJava
14 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.53%) Mobile App
3 13 (11.11%) Fintech
4 10 (8.55%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.55%) Data Structures
5 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (5.13%) PKI
6 6 (5.13%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.27%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.42%) Cloud Native
8 4 (3.42%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.56%) User Experience
10 2 (1.71%) Blog
11 1 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Linux
2 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 15 (12.82%) Windows
3 10 (8.55%) Android
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (43.59%) Scrum
4 45 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 42 (35.90%) DevOps
6 41 (35.04%) BDD
6 41 (35.04%) TDD
7 36 (30.77%) Microservices
8 34 (29.06%) Application Performance Management
8 34 (29.06%) Performance Management
9 31 (26.50%) SOA
10 25 (21.37%) OO
11 22 (18.80%) Software Engineering
12 21 (17.95%) SDLC
13 19 (16.24%) OWASP
14 17 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (13.68%) Cryptography
16 15 (12.82%) Analytics
16 15 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (11.97%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 74 (63.25%) Java
2 58 (49.57%) SQL
3 33 (28.21%) C#
4 21 (17.95%) C++
5 14 (11.97%) Python
5 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
6 12 (10.26%) Go
7 11 (9.40%) Apple Swift
8 10 (8.55%) AspectJ
9 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.98%) JavaScript
12 4 (3.42%) Kotlin
12 4 (3.42%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.42%) VB
13 3 (2.56%) C
14 2 (1.71%) Java 8
14 2 (1.71%) Perl
14 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Degree
2 16 (13.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (9.40%) CISSP
3 11 (9.40%) Master's Degree
4 5 (4.27%) CISM
5 4 (3.42%) CISA
5 4 (3.42%) SANS
6 3 (2.56%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.71%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.71%) CSSLP
7 2 (1.71%) GWAPT
7 2 (1.71%) OSCE
7 2 (1.71%) OSCP
7 2 (1.71%) OSWP
7 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) HIPAA
1 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.42%) QA
1 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.56%) GCP
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.13%) Consul
3 4 (3.42%) Ansible
4 3 (2.56%) Terraform
5 1 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) WorldPay
3 8 (6.84%) Google
4 5 (4.27%) Sybase
5 4 (3.42%) Twitter
6 2 (1.71%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.85%) IBM