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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 528 646 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.74% 5.30% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 5.69% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 468 560 552
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
10451 11344 11110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.11% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9105 9745 10127
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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.

1 536 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 412 (37.35%) .NET
4 401 (36.36%) C#
5 385 (34.90%) HTML
6 367 (33.27%) Java
7 354 (32.09%) CSS
8 329 (29.83%) SQL
9 325 (29.47%) MVC
10 296 (26.84%) TDD
11 289 (26.20%) SQL Server
12 273 (24.75%) jQuery
13 266 (24.12%) Finance
14 248 (22.48%) OO
15 218 (19.76%) Scrum
16 215 (19.49%) ASP.NET
17 158 (14.32%) XML
18 154 (13.96%) HTML5
19 153 (13.87%) Spring
20 150 (13.60%) Microsoft
21 133 (12.06%) Web Services
21 133 (12.06%) BDD
22 132 (11.97%) Banking
23 123 (11.15%) PHP
24 122 (11.06%) WCF
25 115 (10.43%) E-Commerce
26 114 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
27 112 (10.15%) Degree
28 111 (10.06%) MySQL
28 111 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 63 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 60 (5.44%) Apache Solr
3 53 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 52 (4.71%) Apache
5 48 (4.35%) CMS
6 47 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
7 38 (3.45%) Node.js
8 27 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 24 (2.18%) WebLogic
11 23 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (1.99%) GlassFish
13 21 (1.90%) JBoss
14 20 (1.81%) IIS
15 19 (1.72%) MQSeries
16 16 (1.45%) SAS
17 15 (1.36%) Drupal
18 9 (0.82%) MS Project Server
19 8 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
19 8 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 73 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.82%) MS Office
4 6 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.36%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.091%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.091%) Advent Geneva
5 1 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.091%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.091%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.091%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.091%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.091%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.36%) GitHub
4 9 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.73%) SaaS
6 5 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.091%) Heroku
8 1 (0.091%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.091%) IaaS
8 1 (0.091%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.90%) Internet
2 13 (1.18%) Intranet
3 11 (1.00%) HTTP
4 6 (0.54%) Extranet
5 5 (0.45%) Broadband
5 5 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.36%) Firewall
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
8 1 (0.091%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.091%) SMTP
8 1 (0.091%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (26.20%) SQL Server
2 111 (10.06%) MySQL
2 111 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 78 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 59 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (4.81%) Big Data
8 50 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 43 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (3.54%) Relational Database
12 32 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (2.81%) Redis
14 25 (2.27%) OLAP
15 13 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.18%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 111 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 68 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 62 (5.62%) Maven
4 58 (5.26%) Subversion
5 39 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (3.35%) JIRA
7 31 (2.81%) SpecFlow
8 30 (2.72%) TeamCity
8 30 (2.72%) Cucumber
8 30 (2.72%) NUnit
9 29 (2.63%) Ant
10 28 (2.54%) JUnit
10 28 (2.54%) Eclipse
10 28 (2.54%) Jenkins
11 24 (2.18%) Xcode
12 21 (1.90%) Selenium
13 18 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (1.63%) Jasmine
14 14 (1.27%) MSBuild
15 13 (1.18%) ERwin
General
1 266 (24.12%) Finance
2 132 (11.97%) Banking
3 68 (6.17%) Retail
4 67 (6.07%) Investment Banking
5 49 (4.44%) Marketing
6 47 (4.26%) Front Office
7 42 (3.81%) Advertising
8 39 (3.54%) Games
9 33 (2.99%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.27%) Back Office
11 11 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.91%) Publishing
13 7 (0.63%) Legal
14 6 (0.54%) Law
14 6 (0.54%) Interactive Media
15 5 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.27%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.18%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (37.35%) .NET
2 385 (34.90%) HTML
3 354 (32.09%) CSS
4 273 (24.75%) jQuery
5 215 (19.49%) ASP.NET
6 158 (14.32%) XML
7 154 (13.96%) HTML5
8 153 (13.87%) Spring
9 133 (12.06%) Web Services
10 122 (11.06%) WCF
11 114 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 109 (9.88%) .NET Framework
13 108 (9.79%) Ajax
14 104 (9.43%) AngularJS
15 98 (8.88%) JSON
16 91 (8.25%) Hibernate
16 91 (8.25%) J2EE
17 89 (8.07%) CSS3
18 82 (7.43%) Backbone.js
19 78 (7.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.70%) User Experience
2 90 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 75 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (5.53%) Open Source
5 56 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 50 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (2.99%) iPhone
8 30 (2.72%) Mathematics
9 29 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (2.63%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.54%) Derivative
11 25 (2.27%) Visualisation
12 24 (2.18%) Fixed Income
13 22 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
14 17 (1.54%) Equities
14 17 (1.54%) N-Tier
15 16 (1.45%) Client/Server
16 15 (1.36%) Blackberry
16 15 (1.36%) Market Risk
17 13 (1.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 80 (7.25%) Linux
2 64 (5.80%) Windows
3 63 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 50 (4.53%) Android
5 40 (3.63%) UNIX
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.18%) CentOS
9 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.091%) Debian
10 1 (0.091%) HPUX
10 1 (0.091%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (29.47%) MVC
3 296 (26.84%) TDD
4 248 (22.48%) OO
5 218 (19.76%) Scrum
6 133 (12.06%) BDD
7 115 (10.43%) E-Commerce
8 110 (9.97%) Software Engineering
9 106 (9.61%) Multithreading
10 98 (8.88%) Mentoring
11 96 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 88 (7.98%) Web Development
13 82 (7.43%) OOP
14 74 (6.71%) SOA
15 71 (6.44%) iOS Development
16 67 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
17 64 (5.80%) Unit Testing
18 48 (4.35%) Analytics
19 45 (4.08%) OOA/OOD
20 43 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 429 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 401 (36.36%) C#
3 367 (33.27%) Java
4 329 (29.83%) SQL
5 123 (11.15%) PHP
6 91 (8.25%) Python
7 70 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 65 (5.89%) C++
9 58 (5.26%) Ruby
10 42 (3.81%) PHP5
11 40 (3.63%) Objective-C
12 29 (2.63%) C
13 25 (2.27%) VB.NET
14 23 (2.09%) Scala
15 17 (1.54%) Perl
16 16 (1.45%) XPath
17 14 (1.27%) Apex Code
17 14 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.27%) VBA
18 12 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (10.15%) Degree
2 24 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.27%) PhD
4 7 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.36%) MCTS
6 3 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.091%) MCP
8 1 (0.091%) MCSD
8 1 (0.091%) MCITP
8 1 (0.091%) CFA
8 1 (0.091%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.091%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.53%) QA
2 6 (0.54%) WCAG
3 5 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.091%) EMIR
4 1 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.45%) HDFS
4 1 (0.091%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.091%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.091%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (2.45%) logstash
2 24 (2.18%) StatsD
3 22 (1.99%) Kibana
4 7 (0.63%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.54%) Puppet
5 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.091%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 150 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 86 (7.80%) Oracle
3 46 (4.17%) Zend
4 35 (3.17%) TIBCO
5 30 (2.72%) Facebook
6 24 (2.18%) New Relic
6 24 (2.18%) Sybase
7 23 (2.09%) Google
8 22 (1.99%) ATG
8 22 (1.99%) hybris
9 21 (1.90%) Demandware
9 21 (1.90%) Intershop
9 21 (1.90%) Endeca
10 17 (1.54%) Twitter
11 16 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.09%) SAP
13 10 (0.91%) VMware
13 10 (0.91%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.73%) DevExpress
15 7 (0.63%) Telerik
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