The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 42 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 683 632 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.40% 5.37% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.84% 5.76% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 610 565 567
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 543 (44.91%) Java
2 401 (33.17%) JavaScript
3 392 (32.42%) HTML
4 388 (32.09%) C#
5 379 (31.35%) Finance
6 367 (30.36%) .NET
7 313 (25.89%) SQL
8 308 (25.48%) CSS
9 289 (23.90%) TDD
10 264 (21.84%) OO
11 262 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
12 244 (20.18%) MVC
13 233 (19.27%) SQL Server
14 220 (18.20%) jQuery
15 204 (16.87%) Scrum
16 197 (16.29%) Web Services
17 196 (16.21%) HTML5
18 195 (16.13%) Spring
19 188 (15.55%) XML
20 174 (14.39%) ASP.NET
21 160 (13.23%) Banking
22 152 (12.57%) Software Engineering
23 150 (12.41%) Multithreading
24 145 (11.99%) Oracle
25 140 (11.58%) REST
26 139 (11.50%) Microsoft
27 133 (11.00%) Ajax
28 131 (10.84%) Degree
28 131 (10.84%) JSON
29 125 (10.34%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (4.80%) Tomcat
2 50 (4.14%) CMS
3 43 (3.56%) Apache
4 41 (3.39%) Node.js
5 32 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 29 (2.40%) MQSeries
7 25 (2.07%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 22 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (1.82%) Apache Solr
9 22 (1.82%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.74%) IIS
11 15 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (0.41%) Commerce Server
13 5 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
13 5 (0.41%) Drupal
13 5 (0.41%) WordPress
13 5 (0.41%) Jetty
13 5 (0.41%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 60 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.083%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.74%) Magento
3 6 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.41%) Summit
4 5 (0.41%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.17%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.17%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.083%) Agresso
7 1 (0.083%) Global One
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.83%) Force.com
5 9 (0.74%) SaaS
6 8 (0.66%) GitHub
7 7 (0.58%) IaaS
7 7 (0.58%) PaaS
8 6 (0.50%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.33%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.083%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.97%) Internet
2 22 (1.82%) HTTP
3 19 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.83%) FTP
5 5 (0.41%) TCAP
5 5 (0.41%) INAP
5 5 (0.41%) SS7
5 5 (0.41%) Intranet
5 5 (0.41%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (0.41%) 4G
6 3 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.25%) LDAP
6 3 (0.25%) SMS
6 3 (0.25%) NFC
7 2 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.17%) Broadband
8 1 (0.083%) Extranet
8 1 (0.083%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.083%) SNMP
8 1 (0.083%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.94%) MySQL
3 89 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 79 (6.53%) Relational Database
5 76 (6.29%) NoSQL
6 66 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (4.71%) Big Data
9 47 (3.89%) Hadoop
10 37 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (1.74%) Apache Hive
14 20 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (1.16%) HBase
17 13 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (0.99%) CouchDB
18 12 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (6.78%) Maven
2 76 (6.29%) Git (software)
3 70 (5.79%) Eclipse
4 69 (5.71%) Subversion
5 64 (5.29%) Visual Studio
6 48 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 48 (3.97%) NUnit
7 47 (3.89%) Ant
8 40 (3.31%) JUnit
9 35 (2.89%) Jenkins
10 33 (2.73%) Hudson
11 30 (2.48%) Xcode
11 30 (2.48%) Selenium
12 27 (2.23%) JIRA
13 25 (2.07%) Cucumber
14 23 (1.90%) Mercurial
14 23 (1.90%) SpecFlow
15 19 (1.57%) Jasmine
16 16 (1.32%) TeamCity
17 14 (1.16%) PhoneGap
General
1 379 (31.35%) Finance
2 160 (13.23%) Banking
3 72 (5.96%) Front Office
4 63 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 53 (4.38%) Retail
6 52 (4.30%) Marketing
6 52 (4.30%) Games
7 25 (2.07%) Advertising
8 24 (1.99%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.49%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.99%) Back Office
11 11 (0.91%) Publishing
12 4 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.083%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (32.42%) HTML
2 367 (30.36%) .NET
3 308 (25.48%) CSS
4 220 (18.20%) jQuery
5 197 (16.29%) Web Services
6 196 (16.21%) HTML5
7 195 (16.13%) Spring
8 188 (15.55%) XML
9 174 (14.39%) ASP.NET
10 140 (11.58%) REST
11 133 (11.00%) Ajax
12 131 (10.84%) JSON
13 119 (9.84%) Hibernate
14 117 (9.68%) WCF
15 113 (9.35%) J2EE
16 108 (8.93%) CSS3
17 95 (7.86%) .NET Framework
18 93 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 76 (6.29%) AngularJS
20 61 (5.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 86 (7.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 66 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 57 (4.71%) Derivative
5 51 (4.22%) Social Media
6 46 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (3.72%) Fixed Income
8 44 (3.64%) Equities
9 39 (3.23%) Open Source
10 29 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
11 26 (2.15%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.82%) iPhone
12 22 (1.82%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.57%) Social Network
14 18 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 18 (1.49%) Blackberry
15 14 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
16 13 (1.08%) Statistics
17 12 (0.99%) Semantic Web
18 10 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 119 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 112 (9.26%) Windows
3 98 (8.11%) Android
4 91 (7.53%) UNIX
5 88 (7.28%) Linux
6 15 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.17%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.083%) Solaris
10 1 (0.083%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (23.90%) TDD
2 264 (21.84%) OO
3 262 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (20.18%) MVC
5 204 (16.87%) Scrum
6 152 (12.57%) Software Engineering
7 150 (12.41%) Multithreading
8 125 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 106 (8.77%) SOA
10 100 (8.27%) Unit Testing
11 97 (8.02%) iOS Development
12 94 (7.78%) OOP
13 78 (6.45%) Web Development
14 73 (6.04%) BDD
14 73 (6.04%) Low Latency
15 66 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (4.96%) Technical Architecture
17 57 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (4.05%) Android Development
19 45 (3.72%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 543 (44.91%) Java
2 401 (33.17%) JavaScript
3 388 (32.09%) C#
4 313 (25.89%) SQL
5 118 (9.76%) C++
6 116 (9.59%) Objective-C
7 108 (8.93%) PHP
8 102 (8.44%) Ruby
9 67 (5.54%) Python
10 66 (5.46%) C
11 46 (3.80%) PL/SQL
12 42 (3.47%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.99%) Scala
14 22 (1.82%) ActionScript
14 22 (1.82%) Perl
15 21 (1.74%) PHP5
16 16 (1.32%) Apex Code
17 15 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.16%) R
18 14 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 131 (10.84%) Degree
2 17 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.58%) Sun Certification
3 7 (0.58%) MCITP
4 4 (0.33%) MCDBA
5 3 (0.25%) MCP
5 3 (0.25%) PhD
6 2 (0.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) MCTS
7 1 (0.083%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (0.41%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.33%) SLA
4 2 (0.17%) MiFID
5 1 (0.083%) WCAG
5 1 (0.083%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.58%) Squid
2 4 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (0.83%) Puppet
2 5 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.25%) Nagios
4 2 (0.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.083%) Control-M
Vendors
1 145 (11.99%) Oracle
2 139 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 70 (5.79%) Google
4 44 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 36 (2.98%) Adobe
6 32 (2.65%) Sybase
7 27 (2.23%) Endeca
8 26 (2.15%) ATG
9 25 (2.07%) Facebook
9 25 (2.07%) DevExpress
9 25 (2.07%) hybris
10 23 (1.90%) IBM
10 23 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (1.90%) Zend
10 23 (1.90%) Sitecore
11 21 (1.74%) Demandware
12 20 (1.65%) Intershop
13 18 (1.49%) EPiServer
13 18 (1.49%) Twitter
13 18 (1.49%) Telerik
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