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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 23 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 516 495 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.70% 4.76% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 4.99% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 486 455 469
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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.

1 377 (42.03%) Java
2 368 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 316 (35.23%) Finance
4 298 (33.22%) JavaScript
5 263 (29.32%) C#
6 257 (28.65%) SQL
7 239 (26.64%) TDD
8 234 (26.09%) .NET
9 207 (23.08%) HTML
10 191 (21.29%) SQL Server
10 191 (21.29%) CSS
11 162 (18.06%) Banking
12 152 (16.95%) jQuery
13 148 (16.50%) MVC
14 138 (15.38%) OO
15 136 (15.16%) XML
16 130 (14.49%) Microsoft
17 120 (13.38%) E-Commerce
18 116 (12.93%) AngularJS
19 112 (12.49%) Multithreading
19 112 (12.49%) JSON
20 111 (12.37%) Python
20 111 (12.37%) Scrum
21 107 (11.93%) Web Services
21 107 (11.93%) Spring
21 107 (11.93%) Node.js
22 106 (11.82%) ASP.NET
23 105 (11.71%) Apple iOS
24 103 (11.48%) HTML5
24 103 (11.48%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 107 (11.93%) Node.js
2 45 (5.02%) Apache Solr
3 44 (4.91%) Apache
4 34 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (3.12%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.90%) CMS
7 17 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.56%) JBoss
9 13 (1.45%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.34%) Apache Spark
10 12 (1.34%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (1.23%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.89%) Jetty
13 8 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.78%) IIS
15 6 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
16 5 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 54 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.45%) MS Office
6 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.22%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.33%) LatentZero
2 3 (0.33%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.33%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.22%) Findur
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.22%) SunGard Panorama
3 2 (0.22%) Unica
4 1 (0.11%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.11%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.79%) SaaS
4 18 (2.01%) GitHub
5 12 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.45%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.22%) Force.com
8 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.22%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.11%) CodePlex
9 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.23%) Internet
2 10 (1.11%) Intranet
3 7 (0.78%) HTTP
4 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.33%) CHAP
6 2 (0.22%) DNS
6 2 (0.22%) Extranet
6 2 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) SMS
7 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 95 (10.59%) MySQL
3 85 (9.48%) NoSQL
4 84 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 74 (8.25%) Big Data
6 71 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (6.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (5.57%) RDBMS
10 47 (5.24%) MongoDB
11 45 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
12 44 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (4.68%) Hadoop
14 32 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (2.34%) Redis
17 20 (2.23%) OLAP
17 20 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (1.56%) Couchbase
19 11 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 75 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.02%) Maven
3 46 (5.13%) Xcode
4 44 (4.91%) Gradle
5 40 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (4.35%) JUnit
7 37 (4.12%) JIRA
7 37 (4.12%) Subversion
8 29 (3.23%) NUnit
8 29 (3.23%) Visual Studio
9 26 (2.90%) Eclipse
10 24 (2.68%) TeamCity
11 23 (2.56%) Jenkins
12 21 (2.34%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.90%) Jasmine
14 16 (1.78%) Ant
14 16 (1.78%) Mercurial
15 14 (1.56%) Selenium
16 13 (1.45%) FogBugz
16 13 (1.45%) Trac
General
1 316 (35.23%) Finance
2 162 (18.06%) Banking
3 84 (9.36%) Front Office
4 61 (6.80%) Investment Banking
5 54 (6.02%) Retail
6 51 (5.69%) Marketing
7 37 (4.12%) Law
8 30 (3.34%) Back Office
9 17 (1.90%) Games
10 16 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.23%) Advertising
13 5 (0.56%) International Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Legal
14 2 (0.22%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (26.09%) .NET
2 207 (23.08%) HTML
3 191 (21.29%) CSS
4 152 (16.95%) jQuery
5 136 (15.16%) XML
6 116 (12.93%) AngularJS
7 112 (12.49%) JSON
8 107 (11.93%) Spring
8 107 (11.93%) Web Services
9 106 (11.82%) ASP.NET
10 103 (11.48%) HTML5
11 87 (9.70%) SOAP
12 76 (8.47%) WCF
13 69 (7.69%) CSS3
14 62 (6.91%) Ajax
15 50 (5.57%) Hibernate
16 48 (5.35%) J2EE
17 47 (5.24%) WPF
18 46 (5.13%) .NET Framework
19 44 (4.91%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.81%) User Experience
2 86 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 50 (5.57%) Computer Science
5 46 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 42 (4.68%) Algorithms
7 41 (4.57%) Mobile App
8 35 (3.90%) Fintech
9 34 (3.79%) Derivative
10 33 (3.68%) Data Structures
11 31 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (3.46%) Equities
12 28 (3.12%) Fixed Income
13 22 (2.45%) Hedge funds
14 18 (2.01%) Visualisation
15 17 (1.90%) N-Tier
15 17 (1.90%) Xbox
16 13 (1.45%) Clustering
17 11 (1.23%) iPhone
18 10 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (11.71%) Apple iOS
2 63 (7.02%) Linux
3 59 (6.58%) Android
4 53 (5.91%) Windows
5 34 (3.79%) Unix
6 6 (0.67%) CentOS
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.45%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.22%) VMS
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (26.64%) TDD
3 148 (16.50%) MVC
4 138 (15.38%) OO
5 120 (13.38%) E-Commerce
6 112 (12.49%) Multithreading
7 111 (12.37%) Scrum
8 98 (10.93%) Analytics
9 97 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
10 90 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (9.59%) Software Engineering
12 85 (9.48%) iOS Development
13 81 (9.03%) SOLID
14 72 (8.03%) Mobile Development
15 71 (7.92%) Mentoring
16 59 (6.58%) BDD
16 59 (6.58%) Web Development
17 54 (6.02%) ETL
18 50 (5.57%) Unit Testing
19 49 (5.46%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 377 (42.03%) Java
2 298 (33.22%) JavaScript
3 263 (29.32%) C#
4 257 (28.65%) SQL
5 111 (12.37%) Python
6 74 (8.25%) C++
7 64 (7.13%) Apple Swift
8 62 (6.91%) Objective-C
9 56 (6.24%) PHP
10 46 (5.13%) Scala
11 38 (4.24%) T-SQL
12 37 (4.12%) Ruby
13 28 (3.12%) Go
14 26 (2.90%) Shell Script
15 22 (2.45%) VBA
16 20 (2.23%) Groovy
17 17 (1.90%) Bash Shell
17 17 (1.90%) PL/SQL
18 16 (1.78%) PHP 5
19 14 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 103 (11.48%) Degree
2 17 (1.90%) OCP
2 17 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (1.45%) PhD
4 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.22%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.57%) QA
2 8 (0.89%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.33%) Basel III
3 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.33%) WCAG
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (2.90%) Docker
2 4 (0.45%) HDFS
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) Varnish
4 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.22%) vSphere
4 2 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (2.34%) Kibana
2 19 (2.12%) logstash
3 15 (1.67%) Puppet
4 13 (1.45%) Ansible
4 13 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.23%) Grafana
5 11 (1.23%) StatsD
6 8 (0.89%) Salt
7 3 (0.33%) Ambari
7 3 (0.33%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 130 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 85 (9.48%) Oracle
3 24 (2.68%) hybris
4 23 (2.56%) Google
5 21 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (1.90%) Apple
7 13 (1.45%) Adobe
8 12 (1.34%) IBM
9 11 (1.23%) New Relic
10 10 (1.11%) TIBCO
11 9 (1.00%) Charles River
11 9 (1.00%) Tableau
11 9 (1.00%) WorldPay
12 8 (0.89%) StreamBase
13 6 (0.67%) Cognos
13 6 (0.67%) SAP
13 6 (0.67%) Zend
14 5 (0.56%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.56%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.56%) Telerik
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - £60k per annum + great benefits +25 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus+bens+career
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago