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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 50 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 512 609 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.72% 5.20% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 5.59% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 446 521 549
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,501 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
10151 10900 10899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.58% 93.05% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8890 9348 9879
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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.

1 498 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 392 (36.64%) .NET
4 391 (36.54%) HTML
5 376 (35.14%) C#
6 356 (33.27%) Java
7 348 (32.52%) CSS
8 333 (31.12%) MVC
9 327 (30.56%) SQL
10 274 (25.61%) TDD
11 268 (25.05%) jQuery
12 258 (24.11%) SQL Server
13 255 (23.83%) Finance
14 216 (20.19%) OO
15 215 (20.09%) ASP.NET
16 190 (17.76%) Scrum
17 165 (15.42%) Spring
18 164 (15.33%) HTML5
19 149 (13.93%) XML
20 143 (13.36%) Microsoft
21 138 (12.90%) Banking
22 125 (11.68%) PHP
23 123 (11.50%) Web Services
24 122 (11.40%) BDD
25 114 (10.65%) E-Commerce
26 112 (10.47%) MySQL
26 112 (10.47%) Degree
26 112 (10.47%) Git (software)
26 112 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
27 108 (10.09%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 67 (6.26%) Apache Solr
2 65 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 57 (5.33%) Apache
4 56 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (4.67%) CMS
6 47 (4.39%) SharePoint
7 34 (3.18%) Node.js
8 27 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (2.52%) WebLogic
9 23 (2.15%) GlassFish
9 23 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 21 (1.96%) JBoss
11 19 (1.78%) IIS
11 19 (1.78%) MQSeries
11 19 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (1.50%) Drupal
13 13 (1.21%) SAS
14 11 (1.03%) WordPress
15 7 (0.65%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.65%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 60 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.12%) MS Office
4 8 (0.75%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 1 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.093%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.47%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.093%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.093%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.093%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.093%) Magento
4 1 (0.093%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.68%) GitHub
4 11 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.65%) SaaS
6 2 (0.19%) PaaS
6 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.19%) Trello
6 2 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.093%) IaaS
7 1 (0.093%) Heroku
7 1 (0.093%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.68%) Internet
2 12 (1.12%) HTTP
3 9 (0.84%) Intranet
4 6 (0.56%) Extranet
5 5 (0.47%) Broadband
5 5 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.37%) DNS
6 4 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.093%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.093%) SMTP
7 1 (0.093%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 112 (10.47%) MySQL
3 97 (9.07%) NoSQL
4 91 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 82 (7.66%) MongoDB
6 57 (5.33%) Big Data
7 53 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (4.11%) Hadoop
9 44 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (3.08%) Relational Database
11 32 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (2.71%) Redis
13 27 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (1.96%) OLAP
15 15 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (1.31%) Apache Hive
17 11 (1.03%) HBase
17 11 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 112 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 74 (6.92%) Maven
3 60 (5.61%) Visual Studio
4 58 (5.42%) Subversion
5 37 (3.46%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.18%) JUnit
7 33 (3.08%) Ant
8 31 (2.90%) JIRA
9 30 (2.80%) Eclipse
10 29 (2.71%) NUnit
10 29 (2.71%) SpecFlow
11 27 (2.52%) TeamCity
12 26 (2.43%) Xcode
13 25 (2.34%) Cucumber
14 24 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (2.15%) Selenium
16 15 (1.40%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (1.31%) Jasmine
17 14 (1.31%) MSBuild
18 11 (1.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 255 (23.83%) Finance
2 138 (12.90%) Banking
3 74 (6.92%) Investment Banking
4 67 (6.26%) Retail
5 49 (4.58%) Marketing
6 45 (4.21%) Front Office
7 42 (3.93%) Advertising
8 39 (3.64%) Games
9 34 (3.18%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.21%) Back Office
11 11 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.03%) Publishing
12 7 (0.65%) Law
12 7 (0.65%) Interactive Media
13 6 (0.56%) Legal
14 5 (0.47%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.28%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (36.64%) .NET
2 391 (36.54%) HTML
3 348 (32.52%) CSS
4 268 (25.05%) jQuery
5 215 (20.09%) ASP.NET
6 165 (15.42%) Spring
7 164 (15.33%) HTML5
8 149 (13.93%) XML
9 123 (11.50%) Web Services
10 112 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 108 (10.09%) WCF
12 104 (9.72%) .NET Framework
12 104 (9.72%) JSON
13 103 (9.63%) AngularJS
14 102 (9.53%) Hibernate
15 101 (9.44%) CSS3
16 97 (9.07%) Ajax
17 85 (7.94%) J2EE
18 78 (7.29%) Backbone.js
19 77 (7.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.32%) User Experience
2 86 (8.04%) Computer Science
3 67 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (5.70%) Open Source
5 58 (5.42%) Mobile App
6 43 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.80%) iPhone
7 30 (2.80%) Visualisation
8 27 (2.52%) Algorithms
9 26 (2.43%) Mathematics
10 25 (2.34%) Derivative
11 23 (2.15%) Fixed Income
12 22 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
13 17 (1.59%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.31%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.31%) Blackberry
14 14 (1.31%) Equities
15 13 (1.21%) Market Risk
16 11 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (7.20%) Linux
2 55 (5.14%) Apple iOS
3 52 (4.86%) Windows
4 44 (4.11%) Android
5 42 (3.93%) UNIX
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.19%) Debian
9 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.19%) CentOS
9 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.093%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.093%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.093%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (31.12%) MVC
3 274 (25.61%) TDD
4 216 (20.19%) OO
5 190 (17.76%) Scrum
6 122 (11.40%) BDD
7 114 (10.65%) E-Commerce
8 104 (9.72%) Multithreading
9 93 (8.69%) Web Development
10 92 (8.60%) Software Engineering
11 91 (8.50%) Mentoring
12 88 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (6.82%) OOP
14 66 (6.17%) SOA
15 65 (6.07%) Unit Testing
16 64 (5.98%) iOS Development
17 58 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
18 46 (4.30%) Analytics
19 42 (3.93%) OOA/OOD
20 41 (3.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 429 (40.09%) JavaScript
2 376 (35.14%) C#
3 356 (33.27%) Java
4 327 (30.56%) SQL
5 125 (11.68%) PHP
6 83 (7.76%) Python
7 60 (5.61%) T-SQL
8 58 (5.42%) C++
9 47 (4.39%) Ruby
10 39 (3.64%) PHP5
11 33 (3.08%) Objective-C
12 28 (2.62%) C
13 25 (2.34%) Scala
14 21 (1.96%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.59%) XPath
16 14 (1.31%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.21%) Perl
18 12 (1.12%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.12%) VBA
19 11 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 112 (10.47%) Degree
2 18 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.50%) PhD
4 5 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.19%) MCTS
6 1 (0.093%) CFA
6 1 (0.093%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.093%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.093%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.093%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.77%) QA
2 6 (0.56%) WCAG
3 3 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.093%) EMIR
4 1 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.093%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.093%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.093%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (2.62%) logstash
2 25 (2.34%) StatsD
3 23 (2.15%) Kibana
4 8 (0.75%) Puppet
5 7 (0.65%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.47%) Graphite
7 3 (0.28%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 143 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.20%) Oracle
3 44 (4.11%) Zend
4 37 (3.46%) TIBCO
5 36 (3.36%) Facebook
6 27 (2.52%) Google
7 25 (2.34%) ATG
7 25 (2.34%) hybris
7 25 (2.34%) New Relic
8 24 (2.24%) Demandware
8 24 (2.24%) Intershop
8 24 (2.24%) Endeca
8 24 (2.24%) Sybase
9 22 (2.06%) Twitter
10 11 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.84%) Telerik
12 8 (0.75%) SAP
13 7 (0.65%) Adobe
13 7 (0.65%) VMware
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Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
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City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago