Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Westminster during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Developer
City of Westminster > Westminster
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Westminster 7.14% 11.43% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 11.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 19
Westminster median annual salary £90,000 £25,600 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +251.56% -26.86% -30.00%
City of Westminster median annual salary £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% +3.50% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Westminster. 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
Westminster
Permanent vacancies in Westminster with a recognized job title 14 35 20
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 20
Westminster median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £52,750 £52,750
City of Westminster median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +31.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Westminster

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Westminster

Developer
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Salary trend for Developer in Westminster

Developer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Westminster region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RSS
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Westminster 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL