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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 36 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 530 675 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.37% 5.29% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.72% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 495 596 541
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 429 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (38.03%) Java
3 332 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 310 (30.78%) C#
5 309 (30.69%) .NET
6 289 (28.70%) SQL
7 275 (27.31%) TDD
8 269 (26.71%) MVC
9 263 (26.12%) HTML
10 257 (25.52%) Finance
11 233 (23.14%) CSS
12 222 (22.05%) SQL Server
13 195 (19.36%) jQuery
14 160 (15.89%) Spring
15 151 (15.00%) ASP.NET
15 151 (15.00%) OO
16 145 (14.40%) Scrum
17 131 (13.01%) Multithreading
18 126 (12.51%) E-Commerce
19 121 (12.02%) MySQL
20 115 (11.42%) HTML5
21 108 (10.72%) Web Services
22 107 (10.63%) Git (software)
22 107 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
23 106 (10.53%) WCF
24 102 (10.13%) Degree
25 101 (10.03%) XML
26 100 (9.93%) Microsoft
26 100 (9.93%) Hibernate
26 100 (9.93%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 87 (8.64%) Apache
2 83 (8.24%) Apache Solr
3 71 (7.05%) Tomcat
4 49 (4.87%) Node.js
5 46 (4.57%) CMS
5 46 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
6 43 (4.27%) SharePoint
7 37 (3.67%) WebLogic
8 28 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (2.38%) GlassFish
9 24 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 20 (1.99%) Jetty
11 17 (1.69%) Umbraco
11 17 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (1.69%) JBoss
11 17 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (1.59%) WordPress
12 16 (1.59%) Drupal
13 14 (1.39%) nginx
14 13 (1.29%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.89%) MS Office
2 9 (0.89%) PowerPivot
3 7 (0.70%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.40%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.30%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.30%) Magento
5 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.20%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.099%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.099%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.099%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.19%) SaaS
5 10 (0.99%) GitHub
6 6 (0.60%) Trello
7 5 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.40%) Force.com
9 3 (0.30%) IaaS
10 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.099%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.79%) HTTP
1 18 (1.79%) Internet
2 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.60%) DNS
3 6 (0.60%) Firewall
4 5 (0.50%) Broadband
5 3 (0.30%) Skype
6 1 (0.099%) Intranet
6 1 (0.099%) WAN
6 1 (0.099%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 121 (12.02%) MySQL
3 74 (7.35%) Big Data
4 70 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (6.75%) NoSQL
6 66 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (5.76%) MongoDB
8 54 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (3.77%) Hadoop
10 38 (3.77%) Relational Database
11 37 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (2.78%) OLAP
13 27 (2.68%) Redis
13 27 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.89%) Oracle Database
17 16 (1.59%) Xcelsius
18 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 107 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 83 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 82 (8.14%) Maven
4 59 (5.86%) JUnit
5 58 (5.76%) Visual Studio
6 46 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 43 (4.27%) Ant
8 37 (3.67%) Eclipse
9 30 (2.98%) Subversion
9 30 (2.98%) NUnit
10 22 (2.18%) Mockito
11 21 (2.09%) PHPUnit
12 16 (1.59%) Hudson
12 16 (1.59%) Moq
13 15 (1.49%) Selenium
13 15 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
14 14 (1.39%) SpecFlow
15 12 (1.19%) Jasmine
15 12 (1.19%) RSpec
15 12 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 257 (25.52%) Finance
2 100 (9.93%) Banking
3 65 (6.45%) Front Office
4 51 (5.06%) Retail
5 48 (4.77%) Investment Banking
6 44 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 44 (4.37%) Marketing
7 35 (3.48%) Games
8 27 (2.68%) Advertising
9 14 (1.39%) Publishing
10 13 (1.29%) Back Office
11 10 (0.99%) Law
11 10 (0.99%) Legal
12 6 (0.60%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.30%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.30%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.30%) International Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (30.69%) .NET
2 263 (26.12%) HTML
3 233 (23.14%) CSS
4 195 (19.36%) jQuery
5 160 (15.89%) Spring
6 151 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 115 (11.42%) HTML5
8 108 (10.72%) Web Services
9 107 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 106 (10.53%) WCF
11 101 (10.03%) XML
12 100 (9.93%) Hibernate
13 90 (8.94%) J2EE
14 89 (8.84%) AngularJS
15 88 (8.74%) .NET Framework
16 72 (7.15%) Ajax
17 71 (7.05%) JSON
17 71 (7.05%) CSS3
18 69 (6.85%) Struts
19 67 (6.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 50 (4.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 48 (4.77%) Mobile App
4 40 (3.97%) User Experience
5 34 (3.38%) Equities
6 30 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (2.88%) Derivative
8 27 (2.68%) Data Structures
9 23 (2.28%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.99%) Mathematics
11 19 (1.89%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.79%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.19%) Clustering
14 12 (1.19%) iPhone
15 11 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (1.09%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.99%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.89%) iPad
18 8 (0.79%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 96 (9.53%) Linux
2 49 (4.87%) UNIX
2 49 (4.87%) Windows
3 48 (4.77%) Apple iOS
4 36 (3.57%) Android
5 5 (0.50%) CoreOS
6 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.40%) Solaris
6 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.30%) openSUSE
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.099%) CentOS
9 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.099%) Debian
9 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (27.31%) TDD
3 269 (26.71%) MVC
4 151 (15.00%) OO
5 145 (14.40%) Scrum
6 131 (13.01%) Multithreading
7 126 (12.51%) E-Commerce
8 100 (9.93%) BDD
9 99 (9.83%) Software Engineering
10 91 (9.04%) Web Development
11 89 (8.84%) SDLC
12 82 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (8.04%) Mentoring
14 76 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (6.95%) Unit Testing
16 51 (5.06%) Open Source
17 47 (4.67%) OOP
18 42 (4.17%) Low Latency
18 42 (4.17%) iOS Development
19 41 (4.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 383 (38.03%) Java
2 332 (32.97%) JavaScript
3 310 (30.78%) C#
4 289 (28.70%) SQL
5 95 (9.43%) PHP
6 81 (8.04%) Python
7 62 (6.16%) Scala
8 58 (5.76%) C++
9 56 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 56 (5.56%) Ruby
10 31 (3.08%) C
11 21 (2.09%) PHP5
12 20 (1.99%) XPath
12 20 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.59%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.39%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.29%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.19%) Groovy
17 11 (1.09%) Apex Code
18 10 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 102 (10.13%) Degree
2 15 (1.49%) PhD
3 9 (0.89%) OCP
3 9 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.30%) PMP
4 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.099%) MCSD
5 1 (0.099%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.48%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.099%) WCAG
3 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (0.79%) Docker
2 4 (0.40%) Varnish
3 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.20%) LXC
5 1 (0.099%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.099%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (2.98%) Puppet
2 20 (1.99%) Kibana
2 20 (1.99%) StatsD
2 20 (1.99%) logstash
3 12 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.89%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.70%) Nagios
6 6 (0.60%) Salt
7 3 (0.30%) Ansible
7 3 (0.30%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.099%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.099%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.26%) Oracle
3 50 (4.97%) hybris
4 34 (3.38%) TIBCO
5 33 (3.28%) Demandware
5 33 (3.28%) ATG
5 33 (3.28%) Intershop
6 32 (3.18%) Endeca
7 25 (2.48%) Business Objects
8 23 (2.28%) New Relic
9 22 (2.18%) Google
10 18 (1.79%) Zend
11 15 (1.49%) Apple
11 15 (1.49%) Facebook
11 15 (1.49%) Twitter
12 13 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.09%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.99%) Sybase
15 9 (0.89%) SAP
15 9 (0.89%) Cognos
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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