Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Secure Code Development
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 672 689 765
Rank change year-on-year +17 +76 +81
Permanent jobs citing Secure Coding 123 152 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 124 65
London median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -1.92% +5.69%
10th Percentile £51,000 £42,875 £46,450
90th Percentile £107,750 £89,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 60,731 68,614 68,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.03% 93.31% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49,021 53,501 58,583
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 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -25 16 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East London - 4 £52,500 -
West London +18 2 £77,250 +60.94% 4
Secure Coding
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 86 (69.92%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (68.29%) Java
3 73 (59.35%) Web Services
4 68 (55.28%) SQL
4 68 (55.28%) REST
5 60 (48.78%) BDD
5 60 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
5 60 (48.78%) TDD
6 58 (47.15%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (46.34%) Scrum
8 56 (45.53%) DevOps
8 56 (45.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 53 (43.09%) Spring
9 53 (43.09%) Docker
10 50 (40.65%) Performance Management
10 50 (40.65%) Application Performance Management
11 49 (39.84%) Microservices
11 49 (39.84%) SOA
12 46 (37.40%) Spring Security
13 27 (21.95%) Finance
14 26 (21.14%) C#
15 21 (17.07%) OO
15 21 (17.07%) Degree
15 21 (17.07%) Computer Science
15 21 (17.07%) RESTful
15 21 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
16 20 (16.26%) Software Engineering
17 19 (15.45%) OWASP
18 18 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
19 17 (13.82%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.81%) JBoss
1 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 60 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.50%) TestFlight
4 7 (5.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.25%) Serverless
6 2 (1.63%) Firebase
6 2 (1.63%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.63%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.63%) Google Play
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.81%) IaaS
7 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Bluetooth
1 10 (8.13%) NFC
2 9 (7.32%) Network Security
3 3 (2.44%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.63%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) X.509
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) Blockchain
2 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.88%) MySQL
5 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.07%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.63%) Big Data
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.13%) Crashlytics
3 8 (6.50%) CocoaPods
3 8 (6.50%) fastlane
4 5 (4.07%) NUnit
4 5 (4.07%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.07%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.25%) JIRA
6 2 (1.63%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.63%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.63%) JUnit
6 2 (1.63%) Maven
6 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) AppScan
7 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.81%) GitLab
7 1 (0.81%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Automotive
5 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (58.54%) Developer
2 55 (44.72%) Senior Developer
3 48 (39.02%) Java Developer
4 47 (38.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Security Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Security Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.32%) iOS Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Development Director
10 6 (4.88%) Information Security Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Senior Information Security Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Consultant
13 3 (2.44%) Security Architect
13 3 (2.44%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (59.35%) Web Services
2 68 (55.28%) REST
3 53 (43.09%) Spring
4 46 (37.40%) Spring Security
5 21 (17.07%) RESTful
6 16 (13.01%) .NET
7 14 (11.38%) COM+
8 11 (8.94%) Lambda Expressions
9 10 (8.13%) iOS SDK
9 10 (8.13%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (4.88%) JMS
11 6 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (4.88%) React
12 5 (4.07%) .NET Core
12 5 (4.07%) OpenCV
13 3 (2.44%) JSON
13 3 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Fintech
2 14 (11.38%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.94%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.13%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.07%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.25%) Cloud Native
9 3 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.44%) User Experience
10 2 (1.63%) Blog
10 2 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.63%) PKI
10 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Linux
2 13 (10.57%) Windows
3 11 (8.94%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.69%) Android
5 4 (3.25%) Unix
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.92%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.78%) BDD
2 60 (48.78%) TDD
3 58 (47.15%) Problem-Solving
4 57 (46.34%) Scrum
5 56 (45.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 56 (45.53%) DevOps
6 50 (40.65%) Application Performance Management
6 50 (40.65%) Performance Management
7 49 (39.84%) Microservices
7 49 (39.84%) SOA
8 21 (17.07%) Computer Science
8 21 (17.07%) OO
9 20 (16.26%) Software Engineering
10 19 (15.45%) OWASP
11 18 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (13.82%) SDLC
13 16 (13.01%) Machine Learning
14 15 (12.20%) Analytics
14 15 (12.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.29%) Java
2 68 (55.28%) SQL
3 26 (21.14%) C#
4 16 (13.01%) Python
5 12 (9.76%) C++
6 10 (8.13%) AspectJ
7 9 (7.32%) Apple Swift
8 7 (5.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.88%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.88%) Perl
10 5 (4.07%) Go
10 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.63%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.63%) PHP
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
12 2 (1.63%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) C
13 1 (0.81%) Java 8
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
1 21 (17.07%) Degree
2 12 (9.76%) CISSP
3 11 (8.94%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.88%) SANS
5 4 (3.25%) CISM
5 4 (3.25%) CSSLP
5 4 (3.25%) GWAPT
6 2 (1.63%) CISA
6 2 (1.63%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.63%) OSCE
6 2 (1.63%) OSCP
6 2 (1.63%) OSWP
7 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 53 (43.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.07%) Ansible
3 2 (1.63%) Consul
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Google
3 5 (4.07%) Sybase
4 4 (3.25%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.81%) VMware