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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 555 677 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.03% 5.65% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 6.08% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 500 597 526
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +8.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
10338 11140 11245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.61% 93.00% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8907 9635 10307
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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.

1 571 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (39.88%) JavaScript
3 440 (37.57%) .NET
4 438 (37.40%) C#
5 417 (35.61%) HTML
6 392 (33.48%) CSS
7 387 (33.05%) Java
8 333 (28.44%) SQL
9 324 (27.67%) MVC
10 315 (26.90%) TDD
11 302 (25.79%) SQL Server
12 290 (24.77%) Finance
13 284 (24.25%) OO
14 282 (24.08%) jQuery
15 238 (20.32%) Scrum
16 218 (18.62%) ASP.NET
17 171 (14.60%) XML
18 164 (14.01%) Microsoft
18 164 (14.01%) HTML5
19 157 (13.41%) Web Services
20 141 (12.04%) Spring
21 140 (11.96%) Banking
21 140 (11.96%) E-Commerce
22 138 (11.78%) PHP
23 136 (11.61%) WCF
24 134 (11.44%) BDD
25 124 (10.59%) Multithreading
26 121 (10.33%) MySQL
27 120 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
27 120 (10.25%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 59 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 56 (4.78%) Tomcat
3 52 (4.44%) Apache
4 49 (4.18%) CMS
4 49 (4.18%) Apache Solr
5 46 (3.93%) Node.js
6 42 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
8 29 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 29 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (2.13%) JBoss
10 20 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 19 (1.62%) MQSeries
12 18 (1.54%) GlassFish
13 16 (1.37%) IIS
14 15 (1.28%) SAS
15 14 (1.20%) Drupal
16 11 (0.94%) Umbraco
17 10 (0.85%) WebSphere
17 10 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 79 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.60%) MS Office
4 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.26%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.34%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.26%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.26%) Magento
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.17%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.085%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.085%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.085%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.085%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.085%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.085%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.085%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.45%) GitHub
3 13 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.85%) SaaS
5 9 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.085%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.085%) PaaS
7 1 (0.085%) Heroku
7 1 (0.085%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.71%) Internet
2 17 (1.45%) Intranet
3 14 (1.20%) HTTP
4 7 (0.60%) Broadband
5 5 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.34%) Extranet
7 3 (0.26%) Firewall
8 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.085%) NFC
9 1 (0.085%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.085%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 121 (10.33%) MySQL
3 120 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (7.00%) MongoDB
5 80 (6.83%) NoSQL
6 69 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 64 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 58 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 47 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (4.01%) Relational Database
10 46 (3.93%) Big Data
11 43 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (3.59%) Hadoop
13 30 (2.56%) OLAP
13 30 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 29 (2.48%) Redis
15 14 (1.20%) Oracle Database
16 13 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
17 12 (1.02%) Apache Hive
17 12 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (10.25%) Git (software)
2 70 (5.98%) Visual Studio
3 62 (5.29%) Subversion
4 53 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (4.01%) Maven
6 35 (2.99%) JIRA
7 29 (2.48%) NUnit
7 29 (2.48%) Cucumber
8 28 (2.39%) SpecFlow
9 27 (2.31%) Jenkins
10 26 (2.22%) JUnit
11 24 (2.05%) Ant
11 24 (2.05%) TeamCity
11 24 (2.05%) Jasmine
12 23 (1.96%) Selenium
13 22 (1.88%) Eclipse
14 20 (1.71%) Xcode
15 17 (1.45%) ERwin
16 16 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (1.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 290 (24.77%) Finance
2 140 (11.96%) Banking
3 70 (5.98%) Retail
4 60 (5.12%) Investment Banking
5 51 (4.36%) Front Office
6 49 (4.18%) Marketing
7 44 (3.76%) Advertising
8 42 (3.59%) Games
9 32 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.45%) Back Office
11 9 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.77%) Publishing
12 7 (0.60%) Legal
13 6 (0.51%) Law
14 5 (0.43%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.34%) International Banking
15 4 (0.34%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.26%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (37.57%) .NET
2 417 (35.61%) HTML
3 392 (33.48%) CSS
4 282 (24.08%) jQuery
5 218 (18.62%) ASP.NET
6 171 (14.60%) XML
7 164 (14.01%) HTML5
8 157 (13.41%) Web Services
9 141 (12.04%) Spring
10 136 (11.61%) WCF
11 117 (9.99%) AngularJS
12 114 (9.74%) .NET Framework
13 113 (9.65%) Ajax
14 110 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (8.54%) CSS3
16 97 (8.28%) Backbone.js
16 97 (8.28%) JSON
17 88 (7.51%) J2EE
18 85 (7.26%) Hibernate
18 85 (7.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 106 (9.05%) User Experience
2 98 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 77 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 60 (5.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 59 (5.04%) Open Source
7 33 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 31 (2.65%) iPhone
9 30 (2.56%) Derivative
10 29 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (2.39%) Mathematics
11 28 (2.39%) Fixed Income
12 21 (1.79%) Equities
13 20 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
14 19 (1.62%) Visualisation
15 16 (1.37%) Hedge funds
15 16 (1.37%) Client/Server
16 15 (1.28%) Clustering
16 15 (1.28%) Market Risk
17 13 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 80 (6.83%) Linux
2 69 (5.89%) Windows
3 65 (5.55%) Apple iOS
4 51 (4.36%) Android
5 36 (3.07%) UNIX
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.17%) CentOS
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.085%) Debian
7 1 (0.085%) HPUX
7 1 (0.085%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (27.67%) MVC
3 315 (26.90%) TDD
4 284 (24.25%) OO
5 238 (20.32%) Scrum
6 140 (11.96%) E-Commerce
7 134 (11.44%) BDD
8 124 (10.59%) Multithreading
9 116 (9.91%) Software Engineering
10 111 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 111 (9.48%) Mentoring
11 95 (8.11%) OOP
12 82 (7.00%) Web Development
13 77 (6.58%) SOA
14 70 (5.98%) iOS Development
15 69 (5.89%) Unit Testing
16 68 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (4.10%) Responsive Web Design
17 48 (4.10%) Low Latency
18 43 (3.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 467 (39.88%) JavaScript
2 438 (37.40%) C#
3 387 (33.05%) Java
4 333 (28.44%) SQL
5 138 (11.78%) PHP
6 95 (8.11%) Python
7 76 (6.49%) C++
8 71 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 71 (6.06%) Ruby
9 46 (3.93%) Objective-C
10 45 (3.84%) PHP5
11 33 (2.82%) C
12 24 (2.05%) VB.NET
13 22 (1.88%) Scala
14 21 (1.79%) VBA
15 20 (1.71%) Perl
16 19 (1.62%) Apex Code
17 18 (1.54%) XPath
18 16 (1.37%) PL/SQL
19 14 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (10.08%) Degree
2 32 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.02%) PhD
4 10 (0.85%) MCTS
5 6 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.26%) MCP
7 2 (0.17%) MCSD
7 2 (0.17%) MCITP
7 2 (0.17%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.085%) CFA
8 1 (0.085%) MCSE
8 1 (0.085%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.98%) QA
2 6 (0.51%) WCAG
3 5 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.085%) Section 508
4 1 (0.085%) EMIR
4 1 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.60%) HDFS
3 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.085%) Varnish
4 1 (0.085%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (1.88%) logstash
2 19 (1.62%) StatsD
3 18 (1.54%) Kibana
4 7 (0.60%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.51%) Puppet
6 5 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.085%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.085%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 164 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 95 (8.11%) Oracle
3 51 (4.36%) Zend
4 36 (3.07%) TIBCO
5 27 (2.31%) Facebook
6 23 (1.96%) Google
7 22 (1.88%) Sybase
8 21 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (1.79%) ATG
9 19 (1.62%) New Relic
10 18 (1.54%) Twitter
10 18 (1.54%) hybris
11 17 (1.45%) Endeca
12 15 (1.28%) Intershop
12 15 (1.28%) Demandware
13 13 (1.11%) DevExpress
13 13 (1.11%) SAP
14 9 (0.77%) VMware
15 8 (0.68%) Apple
15 8 (0.68%) Adobe
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