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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 45 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 469 528 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.63% 5.02% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 5.40% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 428 460 555
Average salary £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £80,000 £77,500
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
9457 9777 10266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.42% 92.92% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8353 9246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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.

1 466 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (38.42%) JavaScript
3 388 (37.93%) .NET
4 372 (36.36%) C#
5 355 (34.70%) HTML
6 350 (34.21%) Java
7 333 (32.55%) MVC
8 319 (31.18%) CSS
9 306 (29.91%) SQL
10 271 (26.49%) TDD
11 251 (24.54%) jQuery
12 243 (23.75%) SQL Server
13 229 (22.39%) Finance
14 222 (21.70%) ASP.NET
15 185 (18.08%) OO
16 170 (16.62%) Scrum
17 168 (16.42%) Spring
18 140 (13.69%) HTML5
19 136 (13.29%) Microsoft
20 128 (12.51%) XML
20 128 (12.51%) Banking
21 126 (12.32%) E-Commerce
22 123 (12.02%) BDD
23 122 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
24 120 (11.73%) Web Services
24 120 (11.73%) WCF
25 110 (10.75%) Hibernate
26 108 (10.56%) MySQL
27 103 (10.07%) Degree
28 102 (9.97%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 70 (6.84%) Apache Solr
2 65 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 63 (6.16%) Apache
4 58 (5.67%) CMS
5 47 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (4.30%) SharePoint
7 34 (3.32%) WebLogic
8 29 (2.83%) Node.js
9 27 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 22 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (2.05%) GlassFish
12 20 (1.96%) MQSeries
13 18 (1.76%) IIS
13 18 (1.76%) JBoss
13 18 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (1.17%) Umbraco
14 12 (1.17%) WordPress
14 12 (1.17%) Drupal
15 8 (0.78%) nginx
15 8 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.08%) MS Office
4 9 (0.88%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.20%) HipChat
8 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.098%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.098%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.098%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.098%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.25%) GitHub
4 11 (1.08%) SaaS
5 8 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Trello
6 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.098%) IaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Heroku
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.37%) Internet
2 11 (1.08%) HTTP
3 10 (0.98%) Intranet
4 6 (0.59%) Extranet
5 5 (0.49%) Broadband
6 4 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.098%) SMTP
7 1 (0.098%) SNMP
7 1 (0.098%) Firewall
7 1 (0.098%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 108 (10.56%) MySQL
3 94 (9.19%) NoSQL
4 93 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 71 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 54 (5.28%) Big Data
7 52 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 39 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (3.62%) Hadoop
11 36 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (3.03%) Relational Database
13 30 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (2.44%) Redis
15 24 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.86%) OLAP
17 14 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (1.08%) Apache Hive
18 11 (1.08%) Oracle Database
19 9 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 92 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 79 (7.72%) Maven
3 59 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 48 (4.69%) Subversion
5 41 (4.01%) Jenkins
6 40 (3.91%) Ant
7 35 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 34 (3.32%) JUnit
9 30 (2.93%) SpecFlow
10 27 (2.64%) NUnit
11 26 (2.54%) TeamCity
12 24 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (2.05%) Xcode
14 20 (1.96%) Selenium
15 19 (1.86%) Cucumber
16 17 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
16 17 (1.66%) JIRA
17 12 (1.17%) CruiseControl
18 11 (1.08%) PHPUnit
19 10 (0.98%) MSBuild
General
1 229 (22.39%) Finance
2 128 (12.51%) Banking
3 69 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 63 (6.16%) Retail
5 41 (4.01%) Marketing
6 37 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.62%) Games
7 35 (3.42%) Advertising
8 32 (3.13%) Front Office
9 15 (1.47%) Back Office
10 8 (0.78%) Interactive Media
11 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.68%) Publishing
12 5 (0.49%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.39%) Law
13 4 (0.39%) Legal
13 4 (0.39%) International Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (37.93%) .NET
2 355 (34.70%) HTML
3 319 (31.18%) CSS
4 251 (24.54%) jQuery
5 222 (21.70%) ASP.NET
6 168 (16.42%) Spring
7 140 (13.69%) HTML5
8 128 (12.51%) XML
9 122 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 120 (11.73%) Web Services
10 120 (11.73%) WCF
11 110 (10.75%) Hibernate
12 99 (9.68%) .NET Framework
13 98 (9.58%) Ajax
14 94 (9.19%) J2EE
15 89 (8.70%) JSON
15 89 (8.70%) AngularJS
16 88 (8.60%) CSS3
17 64 (6.26%) Struts
18 62 (6.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 66 (6.45%) User Experience
3 64 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (5.77%) Open Source
5 57 (5.57%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (2.83%) Visualisation
9 27 (2.64%) Inversion of Control
9 27 (2.64%) iPhone
10 22 (2.15%) Algorithms
10 22 (2.15%) Derivative
11 21 (2.05%) Fixed Income
12 20 (1.96%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.56%) Digital Media
14 13 (1.27%) N-Tier
15 12 (1.17%) Blackberry
15 12 (1.17%) Data Structures
16 11 (1.08%) Hedge funds
16 11 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.84%) Linux
2 44 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 43 (4.20%) Windows
4 41 (4.01%) UNIX
5 37 (3.62%) Android
6 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.098%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.098%) Debian
9 1 (0.098%) HPUX
9 1 (0.098%) CentOS
9 1 (0.098%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (32.55%) MVC
3 271 (26.49%) TDD
4 185 (18.08%) OO
5 170 (16.62%) Scrum
6 126 (12.32%) E-Commerce
7 123 (12.02%) BDD
8 97 (9.48%) Multithreading
9 96 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (9.38%) Web Development
10 94 (9.19%) Software Engineering
11 88 (8.60%) Mentoring
12 72 (7.04%) OOP
13 68 (6.65%) Unit Testing
14 62 (6.06%) SOA
15 55 (5.38%) iOS Development
16 53 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (4.59%) Analytics
18 40 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
19 36 (3.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 393 (38.42%) JavaScript
2 372 (36.36%) C#
3 350 (34.21%) Java
4 306 (29.91%) SQL
5 102 (9.97%) PHP
6 64 (6.26%) Python
7 56 (5.47%) C++
8 53 (5.18%) T-SQL
9 38 (3.71%) Ruby
10 32 (3.13%) PHP5
11 31 (3.03%) Scala
12 30 (2.93%) C
13 27 (2.64%) Objective-C
14 16 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.47%) XPath
15 15 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.27%) Groovy
17 12 (1.17%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.17%) Perl
18 9 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (10.07%) Degree
2 18 (1.76%) PhD
3 13 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.098%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.098%) CFA
5 1 (0.098%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.098%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.62%) QA
2 6 (0.59%) WCAG
3 1 (0.098%) EMIR
3 1 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (2.15%) StatsD
1 22 (2.15%) logstash
2 20 (1.96%) Kibana
3 6 (0.59%) Capistrano
3 6 (0.59%) Puppet
3 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.20%) Graphite
Vendors
1 136 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 65 (6.35%) Oracle
3 37 (3.62%) TIBCO
4 35 (3.42%) Facebook
5 34 (3.32%) hybris
6 31 (3.03%) ATG
6 31 (3.03%) Zend
7 30 (2.93%) Intershop
7 30 (2.93%) Endeca
7 30 (2.93%) Demandware
8 24 (2.35%) Twitter
9 22 (2.15%) New Relic
10 18 (1.76%) Google
10 18 (1.76%) Sybase
11 13 (1.27%) Xamarin
12 10 (0.98%) Telerik
13 9 (0.88%) Adobe
14 8 (0.78%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.68%) Tableau
15 7 (0.68%) IBM
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago