The median annual salary for a Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Westminster during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Developer
London > Westminster
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Westminster 15.66% 18.33% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.25% 18.64% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 3
Westminster median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50%  
10th Percentile £42,375 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £62,500 £51,000
London median annual salary £59,500 £56,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Westminster. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Westminster
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80 59 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Westminster 96.39% 98.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 360 360 44
Westminster median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,750 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

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
Salary Histogram in Westminster

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Westminster over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Westminster

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) RSS
4 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 6 (25.00%) Visualforce
4 6 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (25.00%) Fintech
5 5 (20.83%) Node.js
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) REST
7 3 (12.50%) CMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
2 2 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) RSS
2 6 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) Node.js
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) D3.js
6 2 (8.33%) Ember.js
6 2 (8.33%) React
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) LESS
7 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) MVC
2 3 (12.50%) SDLC
2 3 (12.50%) TDD
2 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.17%) Typography
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Elixir
6 1 (4.17%) Erlang
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.17%) Google