The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 15 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.26% 2.03% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.63% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £56,250 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 228 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.04% 77.29% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 72 218 309
Average salary £58,750 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.56% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) .NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSL
2 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (14.29%) UIKit
2 1 (14.29%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Google