Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in South London during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Developer
London > South London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 422 524 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South London 23.35% 33.38% 19.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.23% 34.50% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 411 482 322
South London median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South London. 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
South London
Permanent vacancies in South London with a recognized job title 1,742 1,519 1,806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.75% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,460 1,292 1,534
South London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,289
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £68,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in South London

Developer
Salary Trend in South London

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

Salary trend for Developer in South London

Developer
Salary Histogram in South London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in South London over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in South London

Developer
Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South London region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Croydon +1 144 £47,500 -13.64% 34
Kingston Upon Thames -5 89 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Merton -1 74 £56,250 +32.35% 8
Bromley -6 46 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Sutton -1 21 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Wandsworth +6 15 £47,500 +33.80%
Developer
London

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South London

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 South London region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 211 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (48.10%) .NET
3 190 (45.02%) C#
4 189 (44.79%) SQL
5 169 (40.05%) JavaScript
6 164 (38.86%) SQL Server
7 153 (36.26%) HTML
8 147 (34.83%) ASP.NET
9 134 (31.75%) CSS
10 105 (24.88%) MVC
11 92 (21.80%) Microsoft
11 92 (21.80%) Scrum
12 83 (19.67%) TDD
13 74 (17.54%) .NET Framework
14 73 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 70 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (16.35%) Finance
17 64 (15.17%) Java
18 61 (14.45%) AngularJS
18 61 (14.45%) RESTful
18 61 (14.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 61 (14.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 54 (12.80%) Git (software)
20 53 (12.56%) T-SQL
21 51 (12.09%) PHP
21 51 (12.09%) Web Services
21 51 (12.09%) HTML5
22 50 (11.85%) Power BI
22 50 (11.85%) Web Development
22 50 (11.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 21 (4.98%) CMS
2 15 (3.55%) Apache
3 10 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.13%) Drupal
4 9 (2.13%) IIS
5 7 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.18%) WordPress
7 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.47%) DNN
8 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.24%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Magento
2 9 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.42%) Shopify
4 4 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.24%) Maximo
6 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 61 (14.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.69%) SaaS
4 9 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (0.71%) Heroku
5 3 (0.71%) Office 365
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.47%) GitHub
6 2 (0.47%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.42%) SMS
2 3 (0.71%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 61 (14.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (11.85%) Power BI
3 50 (11.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 47 (11.14%) MySQL
5 40 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (5.21%) Data Mining
8 20 (4.74%) NoSQL
9 18 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (3.32%) PowerPivot
11 12 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (2.84%) Data Lake
12 11 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.90%) OLAP
14 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
15 7 (1.66%) MongoDB
15 7 (1.66%) OLAP Cube
15 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (4.50%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (2.37%) Maven
7 9 (2.13%) JUnit
7 9 (2.13%) Subversion
8 8 (1.90%) SonarQube
9 7 (1.66%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.66%) Travis CI
10 6 (1.42%) DbUnit
10 6 (1.42%) jMock
10 6 (1.42%) Mockito
10 6 (1.42%) NUnit
11 5 (1.18%) JIRA
11 5 (1.18%) Moq
11 5 (1.18%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.95%) Selenium
12 4 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 69 (16.35%) Finance
2 43 (10.19%) Retail
3 11 (2.61%) Banking
4 9 (2.13%) Marketing
5 7 (1.66%) Advertising
5 7 (1.66%) Legal
6 4 (0.95%) Games
7 3 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (48.10%) .NET
2 153 (36.26%) HTML
3 147 (34.83%) ASP.NET
4 134 (31.75%) CSS
5 74 (17.54%) .NET Framework
6 73 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (14.45%) AngularJS
7 61 (14.45%) RESTful
8 51 (12.09%) HTML5
8 51 (12.09%) Web Services
9 49 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 48 (11.37%) jQuery
11 42 (9.95%) JSON
11 42 (9.95%) REST
12 37 (8.77%) XML
13 35 (8.29%) SOAP
14 34 (8.06%) CSS3
14 34 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (7.82%) React
16 29 (6.87%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.43%) Fintech
2 29 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 17 (4.03%) User Experience
7 15 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.42%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.95%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.71%) Replication
12 3 (0.71%) Social Media
13 2 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.47%) Tandem
14 1 (0.24%) Anti-Piracy
14 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.16%) Linux
2 17 (4.03%) Windows
3 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.95%) Android
4 4 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) CentOS
5 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (24.88%) MVC
3 92 (21.80%) Scrum
4 83 (19.67%) TDD
5 70 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (11.85%) Web Development
7 48 (11.37%) Software Engineering
8 43 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 43 (10.19%) Data Modelling
9 42 (9.95%) Microservices
10 39 (9.24%) E-Commerce
11 38 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (8.53%) ETL
13 34 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (8.06%) Front End Development
14 29 (6.87%) OO
15 26 (6.16%) SDLC
15 26 (6.16%) Visualisation
16 25 (5.92%) Analytics
16 25 (5.92%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 190 (45.02%) C#
2 189 (44.79%) SQL
3 169 (40.05%) JavaScript
4 64 (15.17%) Java
5 53 (12.56%) T-SQL
6 51 (12.09%) PHP
7 27 (6.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 24 (5.69%) PowerShell
9 21 (4.98%) Python
9 21 (4.98%) VB.NET
10 16 (3.79%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.32%) PHP 5
12 13 (3.08%) C++
13 10 (2.37%) Ruby
13 10 (2.37%) VBA
14 9 (2.13%) Java 8
14 9 (2.13%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.66%) C
16 6 (1.42%) Groovy
17 5 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 34 (8.06%) Degree
2 17 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (0.95%) PhD
5 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 15 (3.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.55%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.66%) Terraform
3 3 (0.71%) Kibana
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.40%) Oracle
3 5 (1.18%) Demandware
4 4 (0.95%) Cognos
4 4 (0.95%) Tableau
5 3 (0.71%) Adobe
5 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.47%) Google
6 2 (0.47%) VMware
6 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.24%) Nintex
7 1 (0.24%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.24%) Qubit
7 1 (0.24%) SAP