The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 48 32 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 589 741 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.89% 6.11% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 6.55% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 516 684 497
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 465 (36.79%) Java
2 452 (35.76%) JavaScript
3 448 (35.44%) C#
4 432 (34.18%) .NET
5 413 (32.67%) HTML
6 371 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
7 362 (28.64%) Finance
8 358 (28.32%) CSS
9 355 (28.09%) SQL
10 319 (25.24%) OO
11 318 (25.16%) TDD
12 310 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 305 (24.13%) MVC
14 259 (20.49%) jQuery
15 252 (19.94%) Scrum
16 203 (16.06%) XML
17 197 (15.59%) ASP.NET
18 195 (15.43%) Web Services
19 181 (14.32%) Microsoft
20 165 (13.05%) Banking
21 163 (12.90%) HTML5
22 158 (12.50%) Multithreading
22 158 (12.50%) E-Commerce
23 147 (11.63%) Spring
24 143 (11.31%) WCF
25 142 (11.23%) Software Engineering
26 138 (10.92%) PHP
27 137 (10.84%) Degree
28 131 (10.36%) Oracle
29 130 (10.28%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 60 (4.75%) Tomcat
2 55 (4.35%) Apache
3 53 (4.19%) Node.js
4 46 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 44 (3.48%) Apache Solr
6 42 (3.32%) CMS
7 34 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
8 29 (2.29%) MQSeries
9 28 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (1.98%) IIS
10 25 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 22 (1.74%) WebLogic
12 19 (1.50%) WebSphere
12 19 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (1.19%) SAS
13 15 (1.19%) Umbraco
14 13 (1.03%) GlassFish
15 11 (0.87%) Drupal
16 10 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
16 10 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 91 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.24%) MS Office
5 2 (0.16%) InDesign
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 18 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.71%) Magento
3 8 (0.63%) Fredhopper
4 7 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.40%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.16%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.079%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.079%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.079%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.079%) Global One
8 1 (0.079%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.079%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.079%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.079%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.11%) SaaS
3 13 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.55%) GitHub
5 7 (0.55%) PaaS
5 7 (0.55%) IaaS
6 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.32%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.98%) Internet
2 24 (1.90%) HTTP
3 22 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.27%) Intranet
5 5 (0.40%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.40%) TCAP
5 5 (0.40%) INAP
5 5 (0.40%) SS7
5 5 (0.40%) 4G
6 3 (0.24%) NFC
6 3 (0.24%) Firewall
6 3 (0.24%) Broadband
7 2 (0.16%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.16%) LDAP
8 1 (0.079%) SNMP
8 1 (0.079%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 126 (9.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (9.18%) MySQL
4 95 (7.52%) NoSQL
5 91 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 84 (6.65%) MongoDB
7 65 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (4.91%) Relational Database
9 53 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 53 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (3.88%) Big Data
11 47 (3.72%) Hadoop
11 47 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (2.22%) OLAP
13 24 (1.90%) Redis
14 23 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.42%) CouchDB
16 17 (1.34%) RavenDB
17 15 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 110 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 80 (6.33%) Visual Studio
3 77 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 60 (4.75%) Subversion
5 51 (4.03%) Maven
6 46 (3.64%) JIRA
7 43 (3.40%) NUnit
8 39 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 39 (3.09%) Jasmine
9 36 (2.85%) Ant
10 35 (2.77%) Eclipse
11 33 (2.61%) SpecFlow
12 32 (2.53%) JUnit
13 28 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 28 (2.22%) Selenium
14 22 (1.74%) Xcode
15 20 (1.58%) ERwin
16 19 (1.50%) Mercurial
16 19 (1.50%) Grunt
17 17 (1.34%) Hudson
General
1 362 (28.64%) Finance
2 165 (13.05%) Banking
3 77 (6.09%) Retail
4 74 (5.85%) Investment Banking
5 59 (4.67%) Front Office
6 45 (3.56%) Marketing
7 41 (3.24%) Advertising
8 39 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 37 (2.93%) Games
10 19 (1.50%) Back Office
11 13 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.95%) Publishing
13 6 (0.47%) Law
14 5 (0.40%) International Banking
14 5 (0.40%) Legal
15 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.16%) Electronics
16 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (34.18%) .NET
2 413 (32.67%) HTML
3 358 (28.32%) CSS
4 259 (20.49%) jQuery
5 203 (16.06%) XML
6 197 (15.59%) ASP.NET
7 195 (15.43%) Web Services
8 163 (12.90%) HTML5
9 147 (11.63%) Spring
10 143 (11.31%) WCF
11 130 (10.28%) Ajax
12 124 (9.81%) AngularJS
13 122 (9.65%) REST
14 114 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 113 (8.94%) .NET Framework
16 109 (8.62%) JSON
17 103 (8.15%) J2EE
18 100 (7.91%) CSS3
19 93 (7.36%) Backbone.js
20 87 (6.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.15%) Computer Science
2 93 (7.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 82 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 57 (4.51%) Open Source
5 39 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.69%) iPhone
6 34 (2.69%) Fixed Income
7 33 (2.61%) Equities
7 33 (2.61%) Derivative
8 24 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 19 (1.50%) Social Media
10 17 (1.34%) Clustering
11 16 (1.27%) iPad
12 15 (1.19%) Market Risk
13 14 (1.11%) Augmented Reality
13 14 (1.11%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.11%) Credit Risk
14 13 (1.03%) Social Network
14 13 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 106 (8.39%) Windows
2 101 (7.99%) Apple iOS
3 81 (6.41%) Android
4 75 (5.93%) Linux
5 48 (3.80%) UNIX
6 7 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.32%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.079%) Debian
10 1 (0.079%) HPUX
10 1 (0.079%) CentOS
10 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (25.24%) OO
3 318 (25.16%) TDD
4 305 (24.13%) MVC
5 252 (19.94%) Scrum
6 158 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 158 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 142 (11.23%) Software Engineering
8 124 (9.81%) BDD
9 105 (8.31%) OOP
10 103 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
11 98 (7.75%) Unit Testing
12 91 (7.20%) iOS Development
13 88 (6.96%) SOA
14 75 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
15 74 (5.85%) Web Development
16 73 (5.78%) Low Latency
17 56 (4.43%) ETL
18 52 (4.11%) Data Modelling
19 51 (4.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 465 (36.79%) Java
2 452 (35.76%) JavaScript
3 448 (35.44%) C#
4 355 (28.09%) SQL
5 138 (10.92%) PHP
6 112 (8.86%) C++
7 98 (7.75%) Ruby
8 97 (7.67%) Python
9 77 (6.09%) Objective-C
10 74 (5.85%) T-SQL
11 46 (3.64%) C
12 41 (3.24%) PHP5
13 29 (2.29%) VB.NET
14 25 (1.98%) Scala
15 24 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.66%) VB
16 21 (1.66%) Apex Code
17 18 (1.42%) VBA
17 18 (1.42%) Perl
18 15 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 137 (10.84%) Degree
2 33 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.11%) MCTS
4 9 (0.71%) PhD
5 6 (0.47%) MCITP
6 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.32%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.24%) MCP
8 3 (0.24%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.16%) MCSD
10 1 (0.079%) MCSE
10 1 (0.079%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.079%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.70%) QA
2 7 (0.55%) SLA
3 4 (0.32%) WCAG
4 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.079%) EMIR
4 1 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.079%) Section 508
System Software
1 8 (0.63%) HDFS
2 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.079%) Varnish
4 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.11%) logstash
2 11 (0.87%) StatsD
2 11 (0.87%) Kibana
3 8 (0.63%) Puppet
4 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.079%) Control-M
6 1 (0.079%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.079%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 181 (14.32%) Microsoft
2 131 (10.36%) Oracle
3 50 (3.96%) Zend
4 48 (3.80%) TIBCO
5 33 (2.61%) Google
6 30 (2.37%) JBoss
6 30 (2.37%) ATG
7 26 (2.06%) hybris
7 26 (2.06%) Endeca
8 25 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (1.66%) Sybase
10 18 (1.42%) DevExpress
10 18 (1.42%) Demandware
10 18 (1.42%) Intershop
11 16 (1.27%) Facebook
11 16 (1.27%) Twitter
12 15 (1.19%) Adobe
13 13 (1.03%) SAP
14 12 (0.95%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.95%) Sitecore
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