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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 36 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 561 648 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.43% 5.01% 5.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 5.41% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 527 566 619
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 £80,000
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
9510 11967 11345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.12% 92.52% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8182 10116 9803
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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.

1 463 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (38.58%) Java
3 330 (31.28%) JavaScript
4 325 (30.81%) C#
5 312 (29.57%) .NET
6 311 (29.48%) TDD
7 303 (28.72%) SQL
8 285 (27.01%) Finance
9 256 (24.27%) HTML
10 252 (23.89%) MVC
11 241 (22.84%) SQL Server
12 225 (21.33%) CSS
13 204 (19.34%) jQuery
14 170 (16.11%) OO
15 161 (15.26%) Scrum
16 154 (14.60%) Spring
17 152 (14.41%) ASP.NET
18 139 (13.18%) Multithreading
19 133 (12.61%) E-Commerce
20 121 (11.47%) MySQL
21 120 (11.37%) Web Services
21 120 (11.37%) BDD
22 115 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
23 114 (10.81%) HTML5
23 114 (10.81%) Linux
23 114 (10.81%) WCF
24 113 (10.71%) Software Engineering
25 112 (10.62%) Git (software)
26 111 (10.52%) Degree
27 107 (10.14%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 76 (7.20%) Apache Solr
2 75 (7.11%) Apache
3 67 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 61 (5.78%) Node.js
5 49 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 40 (3.79%) CMS
7 39 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
8 33 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 31 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 25 (2.37%) GlassFish
11 24 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (1.90%) Jetty
12 20 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (1.71%) Umbraco
14 17 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 16 (1.52%) Drupal
16 15 (1.42%) MQSeries
17 13 (1.23%) JBoss
18 12 (1.14%) WordPress
19 11 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.95%) PowerPivot
3 6 (0.57%) MS Office
4 5 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.095%) Maya
7 1 (0.095%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.47%) MetaTrader
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.28%) Magento
5 3 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.28%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.095%) RMDS
7 1 (0.095%) PORTIA
7 1 (0.095%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.33%) SaaS
5 8 (0.76%) GitHub
6 5 (0.47%) Trello
7 4 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.38%) IaaS
7 4 (0.38%) Force.com
8 1 (0.095%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.095%) PaaS
8 1 (0.095%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.90%) HTTP
2 18 (1.71%) Internet
3 10 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.76%) Firewall
5 5 (0.47%) DNS
5 5 (0.47%) Broadband
6 3 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.19%) Skype
8 1 (0.095%) WAN
8 1 (0.095%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.095%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.47%) MySQL
3 78 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (6.92%) Big Data
5 65 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (5.97%) NoSQL
7 55 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (4.93%) MongoDB
9 43 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (3.98%) Relational Database
11 39 (3.70%) Hadoop
12 28 (2.65%) Redis
12 28 (2.65%) OLAP
13 27 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.90%) Xcelsius
16 15 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 112 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.96%) Jenkins
3 71 (6.73%) Maven
4 62 (5.88%) JUnit
5 59 (5.59%) Visual Studio
6 52 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (3.41%) NUnit
8 33 (3.13%) Ant
9 29 (2.75%) Eclipse
9 29 (2.75%) Subversion
10 26 (2.46%) Mockito
11 23 (2.18%) Moq
12 21 (1.99%) PHPUnit
13 17 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
14 16 (1.52%) Selenium
15 14 (1.33%) Hudson
16 13 (1.23%) Jasmine
16 13 (1.23%) RSpec
17 12 (1.14%) JIRA
17 12 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 285 (27.01%) Finance
2 105 (9.95%) Banking
3 78 (7.39%) Front Office
4 55 (5.21%) Retail
5 49 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 48 (4.55%) Marketing
7 45 (4.27%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.94%) Games
9 25 (2.37%) Advertising
10 15 (1.42%) Publishing
11 14 (1.33%) Back Office
12 9 (0.85%) Legal
13 8 (0.76%) Law
14 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.38%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.38%) International Banking
16 3 (0.28%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.28%) Electronics
17 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (29.57%) .NET
2 256 (24.27%) HTML
3 225 (21.33%) CSS
4 204 (19.34%) jQuery
5 154 (14.60%) Spring
6 152 (14.41%) ASP.NET
7 120 (11.37%) Web Services
8 115 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 114 (10.81%) HTML5
9 114 (10.81%) WCF
10 107 (10.14%) XML
11 96 (9.10%) AngularJS
12 95 (9.00%) J2EE
12 95 (9.00%) Hibernate
13 87 (8.25%) .NET Framework
14 74 (7.01%) REST
15 73 (6.92%) CSS3
16 70 (6.64%) JSON
17 68 (6.45%) Ajax
18 61 (5.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 59 (5.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (4.27%) Equities
3 45 (4.27%) User Experience
4 44 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.51%) Derivative
6 33 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 30 (2.84%) Algorithms
8 28 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (2.37%) Hedge funds
9 25 (2.37%) Fixed Income
10 24 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.23%) Clustering
13 11 (1.04%) Xbox
14 9 (0.85%) iPhone
14 9 (0.85%) Statistics
15 8 (0.76%) BBC
15 8 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
16 7 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 114 (10.81%) Linux
2 64 (6.07%) Windows
3 55 (5.21%) UNIX
4 48 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 41 (3.89%) Android
6 7 (0.66%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.38%) Solaris
9 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.28%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.095%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (29.48%) TDD
3 252 (23.89%) MVC
4 170 (16.11%) OO
5 161 (15.26%) Scrum
6 139 (13.18%) Multithreading
7 133 (12.61%) E-Commerce
8 120 (11.37%) BDD
9 113 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 97 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
11 89 (8.44%) Web Development
12 88 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
13 81 (7.68%) Unit Testing
14 78 (7.39%) Mentoring
15 70 (6.64%) SDLC
16 55 (5.21%) OOD
17 52 (4.93%) OOP
17 52 (4.93%) Low Latency
18 48 (4.55%) Open Source
19 46 (4.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 407 (38.58%) Java
2 330 (31.28%) JavaScript
3 325 (30.81%) C#
4 303 (28.72%) SQL
5 96 (9.10%) Python
6 88 (8.34%) PHP
7 76 (7.20%) C++
8 73 (6.92%) Scala
9 63 (5.97%) T-SQL
10 62 (5.88%) Ruby
11 38 (3.60%) C
12 25 (2.37%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.90%) PHP5
14 18 (1.71%) XPath
15 14 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.33%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.04%) Apex Code
16 11 (1.04%) Groovy
17 10 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 111 (10.52%) Degree
2 18 (1.71%) PhD
3 13 (1.23%) OCP
3 13 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.28%) PMP
4 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.095%) MCSD
5 1 (0.095%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (0.28%) SLA
2 3 (0.28%) WCAG
3 1 (0.095%) COBIT
3 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (0.95%) Docker
2 6 (0.57%) Varnish
3 4 (0.38%) LXC
4 3 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.095%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (2.94%) Puppet
2 20 (1.90%) StatsD
2 20 (1.90%) logstash
2 20 (1.90%) Kibana
3 12 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.85%) Nagios
5 7 (0.66%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.57%) Salt
7 3 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.28%) Ansible
8 1 (0.095%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.095%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 80 (7.58%) Oracle
3 47 (4.45%) hybris
4 36 (3.41%) TIBCO
5 30 (2.84%) Business Objects
6 25 (2.37%) ATG
6 25 (2.37%) Intershop
6 25 (2.37%) Demandware
7 24 (2.27%) Endeca
8 23 (2.18%) New Relic
9 19 (1.80%) Google
10 18 (1.71%) Apple
11 16 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (1.42%) Zend
13 13 (1.23%) Xamarin
14 12 (1.14%) Twitter
14 12 (1.14%) SAP
15 10 (0.95%) Facebook
16 9 (0.85%) Cognos
16 9 (0.85%) Sybase
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