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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 45 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 572 699 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.04% 5.92% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 6.35% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 521 638 537
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,350 £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
10529 11001 12001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8887 9655 10999
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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.

1 626 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (37.08%) JavaScript
3 448 (36.19%) Java
4 444 (35.86%) C#
5 432 (34.89%) .NET
6 418 (33.76%) HTML
7 372 (30.05%) CSS
8 350 (28.27%) SQL
9 341 (27.54%) Finance
10 326 (26.33%) TDD
11 314 (25.36%) OO
12 308 (24.88%) SQL Server
13 305 (24.64%) MVC
14 262 (21.16%) jQuery
15 245 (19.79%) Scrum
16 205 (16.56%) ASP.NET
17 186 (15.02%) XML
18 179 (14.46%) Web Services
19 177 (14.30%) Microsoft
20 163 (13.17%) E-Commerce
21 154 (12.44%) Multithreading
21 154 (12.44%) HTML5
22 153 (12.36%) Banking
23 150 (12.12%) Spring
24 138 (11.15%) PHP
25 135 (10.90%) WCF
26 133 (10.74%) BDD
27 130 (10.50%) Software Engineering
28 129 (10.42%) AngularJS
29 127 (10.26%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 56 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 55 (4.44%) Apache
3 49 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 49 (3.96%) Node.js
4 44 (3.55%) Apache Solr
5 43 (3.47%) CMS
6 30 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (2.10%) MQSeries
9 22 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 18 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.45%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.37%) IIS
12 15 (1.21%) SAS
13 14 (1.13%) GlassFish
13 14 (1.13%) Umbraco
14 12 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
15 11 (0.89%) Drupal
16 10 (0.81%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 87 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.24%) MS Office
5 2 (0.16%) InDesign
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 14 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.65%) Magento
2 8 (0.65%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.32%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.16%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.081%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.081%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.081%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.081%) Global One
6 1 (0.081%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.081%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.081%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.97%) GitHub
3 11 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.89%) SaaS
3 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.24%) PaaS
5 3 (0.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.18%) HTTP
2 25 (2.02%) Internet
3 21 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.21%) Intranet
5 6 (0.48%) Broadband
6 5 (0.40%) SS7
6 5 (0.40%) TCAP
6 5 (0.40%) INAP
6 5 (0.40%) 4G
6 5 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.40%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (0.24%) Firewall
8 1 (0.081%) LDAP
8 1 (0.081%) SNMP
8 1 (0.081%) NFC
8 1 (0.081%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.081%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (24.88%) SQL Server
2 123 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (8.97%) MySQL
4 98 (7.92%) NoSQL
5 89 (7.19%) MongoDB
6 79 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (4.77%) Relational Database
9 57 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 50 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (3.80%) Hadoop
12 46 (3.72%) Big Data
13 43 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (2.34%) OLAP
15 26 (2.10%) Redis
16 24 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (1.53%) RavenDB
17 19 (1.53%) CouchDB
18 15 (1.21%) Apache Hive
18 15 (1.21%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 113 (9.13%) Git (software)
2 75 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 68 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (4.28%) Subversion
5 47 (3.80%) Maven
6 41 (3.31%) JIRA
7 39 (3.15%) NUnit
8 37 (2.99%) Jenkins
9 35 (2.83%) Jasmine
10 34 (2.75%) SpecFlow
11 30 (2.42%) JUnit
12 26 (2.10%) Ant
12 26 (2.10%) Selenium
13 25 (2.02%) Eclipse
13 25 (2.02%) Cucumber
14 21 (1.70%) ERwin
15 19 (1.53%) Grunt
16 17 (1.37%) Xcode
17 15 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
18 14 (1.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 341 (27.54%) Finance
2 153 (12.36%) Banking
3 76 (6.14%) Retail
4 68 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 52 (4.20%) Front Office
6 46 (3.72%) Marketing
7 44 (3.55%) Advertising
8 41 (3.31%) Games
9 37 (2.99%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.62%) Back Office
11 12 (0.97%) Publishing
12 10 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.57%) Legal
14 6 (0.48%) Law
15 5 (0.40%) International Banking
16 4 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
18 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
19 1 (0.081%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (34.89%) .NET
2 418 (33.76%) HTML
3 372 (30.05%) CSS
4 262 (21.16%) jQuery
5 205 (16.56%) ASP.NET
6 186 (15.02%) XML
7 179 (14.46%) Web Services
8 154 (12.44%) HTML5
9 150 (12.12%) Spring
10 135 (10.90%) WCF
11 129 (10.42%) AngularJS
12 115 (9.29%) .NET Framework
13 114 (9.21%) Ajax
14 110 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 105 (8.48%) J2EE
16 104 (8.40%) REST
17 98 (7.92%) JSON
18 92 (7.43%) Hibernate
18 92 (7.43%) Backbone.js
19 91 (7.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 112 (9.05%) User Experience
2 102 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 84 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 76 (6.14%) Mobile App
5 60 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (4.60%) Open Source
7 33 (2.67%) iPhone
8 31 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.50%) Fixed Income
9 28 (2.26%) Derivative
9 28 (2.26%) Mathematics
10 27 (2.18%) Equities
11 20 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
12 19 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 19 (1.53%) Clustering
13 16 (1.29%) Hedge funds
13 16 (1.29%) Social Media
14 15 (1.21%) iPad
14 15 (1.21%) Market Risk
15 14 (1.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 87 (7.03%) Apple iOS
2 86 (6.95%) Windows
3 70 (5.65%) Android
4 68 (5.49%) Linux
5 40 (3.23%) UNIX
6 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.081%) Debian
9 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.081%) HPUX
9 1 (0.081%) CentOS
9 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (26.33%) TDD
3 314 (25.36%) OO
4 305 (24.64%) MVC
5 245 (19.79%) Scrum
6 163 (13.17%) E-Commerce
7 154 (12.44%) Multithreading
8 133 (10.74%) BDD
9 130 (10.50%) Software Engineering
10 126 (10.18%) Mentoring
11 108 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (8.00%) OOP
13 95 (7.67%) Unit Testing
14 85 (6.87%) iOS Development
15 82 (6.62%) SOA
16 74 (5.98%) Web Development
17 70 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
18 64 (5.17%) Low Latency
19 54 (4.36%) ETL
20 50 (4.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 459 (37.08%) JavaScript
2 448 (36.19%) Java
3 444 (35.86%) C#
4 350 (28.27%) SQL
5 138 (11.15%) PHP
6 98 (7.92%) C++
7 96 (7.75%) Python
8 88 (7.11%) Ruby
9 79 (6.38%) T-SQL
10 68 (5.49%) Objective-C
11 43 (3.47%) PHP5
12 39 (3.15%) C
13 30 (2.42%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.86%) Scala
15 21 (1.70%) VBA
15 21 (1.70%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.62%) Apex Code
17 19 (1.53%) XPath
17 19 (1.53%) VB
18 18 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 127 (10.26%) Degree
2 33 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.13%) MCTS
4 10 (0.81%) PhD
5 6 (0.48%) MCITP
6 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.40%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.24%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.24%) MCP
8 2 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.081%) MCSE
9 1 (0.081%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.081%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.06%) QA
2 7 (0.57%) SLA
3 6 (0.48%) WCAG
4 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.081%) Section 508
4 1 (0.081%) EMIR
4 1 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (0.65%) HDFS
2 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.081%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.081%) Varnish
3 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (1.29%) logstash
2 13 (1.05%) Kibana
2 13 (1.05%) StatsD
3 8 (0.65%) Puppet
4 4 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.081%) Control-M
6 1 (0.081%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 177 (14.30%) Microsoft
2 124 (10.02%) Oracle
3 55 (4.44%) Zend
4 46 (3.72%) TIBCO
5 29 (2.34%) Google
5 29 (2.34%) JBoss
6 27 (2.18%) ATG
7 24 (1.94%) hybris
7 24 (1.94%) Facebook
8 23 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (1.86%) Endeca
9 21 (1.70%) Twitter
10 19 (1.53%) Sybase
11 17 (1.37%) Adobe
11 17 (1.37%) DevExpress
12 15 (1.21%) Demandware
12 15 (1.21%) Intershop
13 13 (1.05%) New Relic
14 12 (0.97%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.89%) EPiServer
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