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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 49 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 494 622 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.67% 5.41% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 5.84% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 454 555 572
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
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
9873 10654 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 92.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8417 8974 9319
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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.

1 421 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (36.80%) Java
3 349 (35.58%) .NET
4 326 (33.23%) C#
5 320 (32.62%) JavaScript
6 313 (31.91%) MVC
7 277 (28.24%) SQL
8 270 (27.52%) TDD
9 268 (27.32%) HTML
10 226 (23.04%) CSS
11 221 (22.53%) Finance
12 214 (21.81%) jQuery
13 207 (21.10%) SQL Server
14 183 (18.65%) ASP.NET
15 175 (17.84%) Spring
16 155 (15.80%) Scrum
17 148 (15.09%) OO
18 125 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 121 (12.33%) XML
19 121 (12.33%) WCF
20 117 (11.93%) HTML5
21 111 (11.31%) BDD
22 110 (11.21%) Web Services
22 110 (11.21%) MySQL
22 110 (11.21%) Microsoft
23 109 (11.11%) Hibernate
24 108 (11.01%) E-Commerce
25 102 (10.40%) Banking
26 99 (10.09%) Multithreading
27 97 (9.89%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 84 (8.56%) Apache Solr
2 77 (7.85%) Apache
3 72 (7.34%) Tomcat
4 54 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (5.30%) CMS
6 44 (4.49%) WebLogic
6 44 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 38 (3.87%) Node.js
8 27 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (2.34%) GlassFish
11 21 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (1.94%) JBoss
13 18 (1.83%) Umbraco
14 17 (1.73%) IIS
15 14 (1.43%) MQSeries
15 14 (1.43%) Jetty
15 14 (1.43%) WordPress
15 14 (1.43%) Drupal
16 13 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 47 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.33%) MS Office
3 10 (1.02%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.51%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) HipChat
7 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.41%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.41%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) RMDS
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.43%) GitHub
5 9 (0.92%) SaaS
6 5 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.41%) Force.com
8 3 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.20%) Trello
9 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Heroku
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.94%) Internet
2 10 (1.02%) HTTP
3 7 (0.71%) Intranet
4 6 (0.61%) DNS
4 6 (0.61%) Extranet
5 2 (0.20%) Firewall
5 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.10%) Broadband
6 1 (0.10%) WAN
6 1 (0.10%) SMTP
6 1 (0.10%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 110 (11.21%) MySQL
3 82 (8.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 69 (7.03%) Big Data
6 67 (6.83%) MongoDB
7 61 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (3.98%) Hadoop
11 32 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 30 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (3.06%) Relational Database
13 25 (2.55%) Redis
14 23 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (2.34%) OLAP
15 17 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.63%) Oracle Database
17 11 (1.12%) SSDT
18 10 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 97 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 90 (9.17%) Maven
3 67 (6.83%) Jenkins
4 56 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 53 (5.40%) Ant
6 50 (5.10%) JUnit
7 45 (4.59%) Subversion
8 44 (4.49%) Eclipse
9 32 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (2.04%) Selenium
11 19 (1.94%) Xcode
11 19 (1.94%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.94%) Mockito
12 17 (1.73%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.53%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.53%) Hudson
14 13 (1.33%) PHPUnit
14 13 (1.33%) JIRA
14 13 (1.33%) NUnit
15 10 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 221 (22.53%) Finance
2 102 (10.40%) Banking
3 57 (5.81%) Retail
4 54 (5.50%) Investment Banking
5 43 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.28%) Front Office
7 37 (3.77%) Marketing
8 34 (3.47%) Games
8 34 (3.47%) Advertising
9 17 (1.73%) Back Office
10 10 (1.02%) Publishing
11 9 (0.92%) Interactive Media
12 6 (0.61%) Law
13 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.41%) Legal
15 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.31%) International Banking
16 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (35.58%) .NET
2 268 (27.32%) HTML
3 226 (23.04%) CSS
4 214 (21.81%) jQuery
5 183 (18.65%) ASP.NET
6 175 (17.84%) Spring
7 125 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 121 (12.33%) WCF
8 121 (12.33%) XML
9 117 (11.93%) HTML5
10 110 (11.21%) Web Services
11 109 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 94 (9.58%) J2EE
13 91 (9.28%) Ajax
14 84 (8.56%) JSON
15 83 (8.46%) .NET Framework
16 77 (7.85%) Struts
16 77 (7.85%) AngularJS
17 69 (7.03%) Spring MVC
18 68 (6.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.73%) Mobile App
2 55 (5.61%) Open Source
3 54 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 50 (5.10%) User Experience
5 47 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 28 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
8 23 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.04%) Data Structures
10 19 (1.94%) iPhone
11 18 (1.83%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.73%) Fixed Income
12 17 (1.73%) Equities
13 16 (1.63%) Derivative
13 16 (1.63%) Digital Media
14 14 (1.43%) Blackberry
15 13 (1.33%) Mathematics
16 12 (1.22%) Clustering
17 11 (1.12%) N-Tier
17 11 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 68 (6.93%) Linux
2 52 (5.30%) Apple iOS
3 47 (4.79%) UNIX
4 45 (4.59%) Windows
5 44 (4.49%) Android
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.20%) CentOS
8 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) Debian
9 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (31.91%) MVC
3 270 (27.52%) TDD
4 155 (15.80%) Scrum
5 148 (15.09%) OO
6 111 (11.31%) BDD
7 108 (11.01%) E-Commerce
8 99 (10.09%) Multithreading
9 95 (9.68%) Web Development
10 91 (9.28%) Software Engineering
11 85 (8.66%) Mentoring
12 84 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (7.03%) Unit Testing
14 63 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (5.71%) SOA
16 53 (5.40%) OOP
17 51 (5.20%) iOS Development
18 39 (3.98%) Analytics
19 36 (3.67%) Mobile Application Development
19 36 (3.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 361 (36.80%) Java
2 326 (33.23%) C#
3 320 (32.62%) JavaScript
4 277 (28.24%) SQL
5 90 (9.17%) PHP
6 59 (6.01%) Python
7 53 (5.40%) C++
8 48 (4.89%) Scala
9 46 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 32 (3.26%) Ruby
11 30 (3.06%) C
12 24 (2.45%) Objective-C
13 19 (1.94%) PHP5
14 18 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.63%) XPath
16 15 (1.53%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.43%) Groovy
18 12 (1.22%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.12%) Perl
20 10 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (9.48%) Degree
2 16 (1.63%) PhD
3 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.31%) OCP
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) PMP
6 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.10%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.47%) QA
System Software
1 7 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.31%) HDFS
4 2 (0.20%) Docker
5 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (2.34%) StatsD
1 23 (2.34%) logstash
2 21 (2.14%) Kibana
3 14 (1.43%) Puppet
4 6 (0.61%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.41%) Nagios
7 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.31%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.20%) Salt
8 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.20%) Graphite
9 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 110 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.40%) Oracle
3 49 (4.99%) hybris
4 40 (4.08%) ATG
5 39 (3.98%) Intershop
5 39 (3.98%) Endeca
5 39 (3.98%) Demandware
6 30 (3.06%) TIBCO
7 26 (2.65%) New Relic
8 19 (1.94%) Facebook
8 19 (1.94%) Xamarin
8 19 (1.94%) Google
9 17 (1.73%) Zend
10 15 (1.53%) Twitter
10 15 (1.53%) Sybase
11 14 (1.43%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.12%) Telerik
13 7 (0.71%) VMware
13 7 (0.71%) Adobe
13 7 (0.71%) Tableau
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Explore Group
Salary: Part Remote
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + full bens
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £160000 per annum + Bonus + share options
Posted: Yesterday