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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 48 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 614 707 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.97% 5.91% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 6.34% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 525 649 495
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £80,000
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
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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 July 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.

1 511 (39.40%) Java
2 457 (35.24%) JavaScript
3 438 (33.77%) C#
4 422 (32.54%) .NET
5 416 (32.07%) HTML
6 374 (28.84%) Finance
7 370 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
8 350 (26.99%) SQL
9 349 (26.91%) CSS
10 330 (25.44%) OO
11 327 (25.21%) TDD
12 304 (23.44%) MVC
13 279 (21.51%) SQL Server
14 262 (20.20%) jQuery
15 256 (19.74%) Scrum
16 219 (16.89%) XML
17 215 (16.58%) Web Services
18 188 (14.49%) ASP.NET
19 186 (14.34%) HTML5
20 177 (13.65%) Microsoft
21 173 (13.34%) Banking
22 164 (12.64%) Spring
22 164 (12.64%) Multithreading
23 159 (12.26%) E-Commerce
24 151 (11.64%) Software Engineering
25 149 (11.49%) PHP
26 146 (11.26%) REST
27 144 (11.10%) WCF
28 142 (10.95%) Ajax
29 138 (10.64%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (4.78%) Tomcat
2 57 (4.39%) Apache
2 57 (4.39%) Node.js
3 44 (3.39%) CMS
4 43 (3.32%) SharePoint
5 41 (3.16%) Apache Solr
6 33 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (2.54%) MQSeries
7 31 (2.39%) WebLogic
8 27 (2.08%) IIS
9 24 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (1.62%) WebSphere
12 20 (1.54%) Umbraco
13 17 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.00%) SAS
15 12 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.93%) Drupal
16 10 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
16 10 (0.77%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 81 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.31%) MS Office
4 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 19 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.77%) Magento
3 8 (0.62%) Fredhopper
3 8 (0.62%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.31%) Summit
6 2 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.077%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.077%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.077%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.077%) Global One
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.077%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.077%) Advent Geneva
7 1 (0.077%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (1.08%) SaaS
2 11 (0.85%) GitHub
3 10 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.54%) PaaS
5 7 (0.54%) IaaS
6 6 (0.46%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.78%) Internet
2 24 (1.85%) HTTP
3 22 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.16%) Intranet
5 5 (0.39%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (0.39%) SS7
5 5 (0.39%) TCAP
5 5 (0.39%) INAP
5 5 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.39%) 4G
6 4 (0.31%) NFC
7 3 (0.23%) Firewall
7 3 (0.23%) Broadband
7 3 (0.23%) SMS
8 2 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.15%) LDAP
9 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 119 (9.18%) MySQL
3 115 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (7.56%) NoSQL
5 92 (7.09%) MongoDB
6 88 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 70 (5.40%) Relational Database
8 60 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 52 (4.01%) Big Data
10 50 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
11 49 (3.78%) Hadoop
12 47 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 43 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (1.85%) OLAP
15 21 (1.62%) Redis
16 19 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (1.39%) CouchDB
17 18 (1.39%) RDBMS
18 17 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (1.31%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 111 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 79 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (5.94%) Subversion
3 77 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 63 (4.86%) Maven
5 48 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 46 (3.55%) Ant
7 44 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 43 (3.32%) NUnit
9 41 (3.16%) JIRA
9 41 (3.16%) Jasmine
10 37 (2.85%) JUnit
11 36 (2.78%) Selenium
12 32 (2.47%) Cucumber
13 28 (2.16%) Xcode
13 28 (2.16%) SpecFlow
14 21 (1.62%) Hudson
15 20 (1.54%) Mercurial
16 19 (1.46%) ERwin
17 18 (1.39%) Grunt
General
1 374 (28.84%) Finance
2 173 (13.34%) Banking
3 79 (6.09%) Retail
4 74 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 70 (5.40%) Front Office
6 40 (3.08%) Marketing
6 40 (3.08%) Advertising
6 40 (3.08%) Games
7 38 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.46%) Back Office
9 14 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.93%) Publishing
11 5 (0.39%) Law
11 5 (0.39%) Legal
12 4 (0.31%) International Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.15%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (32.54%) .NET
2 416 (32.07%) HTML
3 349 (26.91%) CSS
4 262 (20.20%) jQuery
5 219 (16.89%) XML
6 215 (16.58%) Web Services
7 188 (14.49%) ASP.NET
8 186 (14.34%) HTML5
9 164 (12.64%) Spring
10 146 (11.26%) REST
11 144 (11.10%) WCF
12 142 (10.95%) Ajax
13 126 (9.71%) AngularJS
14 118 (9.10%) JSON
15 110 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 110 (8.48%) J2EE
16 109 (8.40%) CSS3
17 105 (8.10%) .NET Framework
18 97 (7.48%) Hibernate
19 95 (7.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 100 (7.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 84 (6.48%) Mobile App
4 55 (4.24%) Open Source
5 42 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (3.01%) Fixed Income
7 38 (2.93%) Equities
7 38 (2.93%) Derivative
8 32 (2.47%) iPhone
9 29 (2.24%) Social Media
9 29 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
10 22 (1.70%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.39%) Social Network
12 16 (1.23%) iPad
13 15 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.16%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.16%) Clustering
14 14 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
15 12 (0.93%) Market Risk
15 12 (0.93%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 117 (9.02%) Apple iOS
2 115 (8.87%) Windows
3 97 (7.48%) Android
4 87 (6.71%) Linux
5 58 (4.47%) UNIX
6 9 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.077%) Debian
10 1 (0.077%) Solaris
10 1 (0.077%) CentOS
10 1 (0.077%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (25.44%) OO
3 327 (25.21%) TDD
4 304 (23.44%) MVC
5 256 (19.74%) Scrum
6 164 (12.64%) Multithreading
7 159 (12.26%) E-Commerce
8 151 (11.64%) Software Engineering
9 121 (9.33%) BDD
10 113 (8.71%) OOP
11 108 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (7.71%) iOS Development
13 95 (7.32%) Unit Testing
14 94 (7.25%) SOA
15 87 (6.71%) Low Latency
16 73 (5.63%) Web Development
17 68 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
18 53 (4.09%) ETL
18 53 (4.09%) Technical Architecture
19 50 (3.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 511 (39.40%) Java
2 457 (35.24%) JavaScript
3 438 (33.77%) C#
4 350 (26.99%) SQL
5 149 (11.49%) PHP
6 118 (9.10%) C++
7 101 (7.79%) Ruby
7 101 (7.79%) Python
8 92 (7.09%) Objective-C
9 65 (5.01%) T-SQL
10 52 (4.01%) C
11 40 (3.08%) PHP5
12 31 (2.39%) Scala
13 26 (2.00%) VB.NET
14 24 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.70%) Perl
16 20 (1.54%) Apex Code
16 20 (1.54%) VB
17 17 (1.31%) VBA
18 12 (0.93%) F#
Qualifications
1 138 (10.64%) Degree
2 34 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.08%) MCTS
4 6 (0.46%) PhD
4 6 (0.46%) MCITP
5 5 (0.39%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.23%) MCP
7 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.15%) MCSD
9 1 (0.077%) MCAD
9 1 (0.077%) MCSE
9 1 (0.077%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.01%) QA
2 7 (0.54%) SLA
3 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.31%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.15%) MiFID
5 1 (0.077%) WCAG
5 1 (0.077%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.077%) Section 508
System Software
1 8 (0.62%) HDFS
2 4 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.077%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (1.00%) Puppet
2 11 (0.85%) logstash
3 8 (0.62%) StatsD
3 8 (0.62%) Kibana
4 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.23%) Nagios
7 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.077%) Control-M
8 1 (0.077%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.077%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 177 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 135 (10.41%) Oracle
3 53 (4.09%) TIBCO
4 47 (3.62%) Zend
5 46 (3.55%) Google
6 34 (2.62%) JBoss
6 34 (2.62%) ATG
7 30 (2.31%) Endeca
7 30 (2.31%) hybris
8 28 (2.16%) Adobe
9 25 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (1.77%) Sybase
10 23 (1.77%) Demandware
11 22 (1.70%) Intershop
12 18 (1.39%) Twitter
13 17 (1.31%) DevExpress
14 16 (1.23%) IBM
15 15 (1.16%) Facebook
16 14 (1.08%) Sitecore
17 12 (0.93%) EPiServer
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