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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 482 550 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.63% 5.30% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 5.70% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 444 488 559
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 453 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (36.85%) .NET
3 357 (35.84%) Java
4 355 (35.64%) JavaScript
5 346 (34.74%) C#
6 329 (33.03%) MVC
7 310 (31.12%) HTML
8 278 (27.91%) SQL
9 272 (27.31%) CSS
10 270 (27.11%) TDD
11 233 (23.39%) jQuery
12 221 (22.19%) Finance
13 215 (21.59%) SQL Server
14 206 (20.68%) ASP.NET
15 173 (17.37%) Spring
16 165 (16.57%) Scrum
17 163 (16.37%) OO
18 130 (13.05%) HTML5
19 126 (12.65%) Microsoft
20 125 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
21 123 (12.35%) WCF
22 122 (12.25%) XML
23 116 (11.65%) BDD
24 113 (11.35%) Web Services
24 113 (11.35%) Banking
25 111 (11.14%) Hibernate
26 110 (11.04%) E-Commerce
27 109 (10.94%) MySQL
28 102 (10.24%) Multithreading
29 97 (9.74%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (7.43%) Apache Solr
2 69 (6.93%) Apache
3 68 (6.83%) Tomcat
4 60 (6.02%) CMS
5 49 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
6 42 (4.22%) WebLogic
7 41 (4.12%) SharePoint
8 32 (3.21%) Node.js
9 23 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (2.11%) GlassFish
10 21 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (1.91%) JBoss
13 18 (1.81%) MQSeries
14 16 (1.61%) IIS
14 16 (1.61%) Umbraco
15 12 (1.20%) WordPress
15 12 (1.20%) Drupal
16 10 (1.00%) Jetty
16 10 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 46 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.31%) MS Office
3 10 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.00%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.50%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) HipChat
7 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.40%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.30%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.10%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.21%) GitHub
4 12 (1.20%) SaaS
5 9 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) Trello
6 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.20%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Force.com
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.71%) Internet
2 11 (1.10%) HTTP
3 8 (0.80%) Intranet
4 6 (0.60%) Extranet
5 4 (0.40%) Broadband
5 4 (0.40%) DNS
6 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) SMTP
7 1 (0.10%) Firewall
7 1 (0.10%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 109 (10.94%) MySQL
3 91 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (8.94%) NoSQL
5 76 (7.63%) MongoDB
6 62 (6.22%) Big Data
7 48 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 38 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 35 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (3.01%) Relational Database
13 25 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 23 (2.31%) Redis
16 17 (1.71%) OLAP
17 14 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (1.31%) Oracle Database
19 11 (1.10%) SSDT
20 10 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 95 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 86 (8.63%) Maven
3 62 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 55 (5.52%) Jenkins
5 50 (5.02%) Subversion
6 49 (4.92%) Ant
7 43 (4.32%) JUnit
8 42 (4.22%) Eclipse
9 32 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (2.71%) TeamCity
11 22 (2.21%) SpecFlow
12 21 (2.11%) Xcode
13 20 (2.01%) NUnit
14 19 (1.91%) Selenium
14 19 (1.91%) Cucumber
15 15 (1.51%) PHPUnit
16 13 (1.31%) Mockito
16 13 (1.31%) JIRA
17 12 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
18 11 (1.10%) CruiseControl
General
1 221 (22.19%) Finance
2 113 (11.35%) Banking
3 64 (6.43%) Retail
4 59 (5.92%) Investment Banking
5 45 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.71%) Marketing
7 36 (3.61%) Front Office
7 36 (3.61%) Games
8 34 (3.41%) Advertising
9 14 (1.41%) Back Office
10 10 (1.00%) Publishing
11 9 (0.90%) Interactive Media
12 5 (0.50%) Legal
12 5 (0.50%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.40%) Law
14 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.30%) International Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (36.85%) .NET
2 310 (31.12%) HTML
3 272 (27.31%) CSS
4 233 (23.39%) jQuery
5 206 (20.68%) ASP.NET
6 173 (17.37%) Spring
7 130 (13.05%) HTML5
8 125 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 123 (12.35%) WCF
10 122 (12.25%) XML
11 113 (11.35%) Web Services
12 111 (11.14%) Hibernate
13 95 (9.54%) .NET Framework
14 93 (9.34%) J2EE
15 92 (9.24%) Ajax
16 86 (8.63%) AngularJS
17 84 (8.43%) JSON
18 79 (7.93%) CSS3
19 71 (7.13%) Struts
20 68 (6.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 62 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 58 (5.82%) Open Source
4 57 (5.72%) User Experience
4 57 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.81%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (2.51%) iPhone
9 24 (2.41%) Visualisation
10 21 (2.11%) Fixed Income
11 20 (2.01%) Derivative
12 18 (1.81%) Digital Media
13 16 (1.61%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.61%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.51%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.31%) Clustering
15 13 (1.31%) Blackberry
16 12 (1.20%) N-Tier
17 11 (1.10%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 68 (6.83%) Linux
2 48 (4.82%) Apple iOS
3 44 (4.42%) UNIX
4 43 (4.32%) Windows
5 40 (4.02%) Android
6 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.20%) CentOS
7 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (33.03%) MVC
3 270 (27.11%) TDD
4 165 (16.57%) Scrum
5 163 (16.37%) OO
6 116 (11.65%) BDD
7 110 (11.04%) E-Commerce
8 102 (10.24%) Multithreading
9 96 (9.64%) Web Development
10 91 (9.14%) Software Engineering
11 85 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
12 83 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 68 (6.83%) SOA
14 66 (6.63%) Unit Testing
15 62 (6.22%) OOP
16 54 (5.42%) iOS Development
17 50 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
18 46 (4.62%) Analytics
19 34 (3.41%) Pair Programming
20 33 (3.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 357 (35.84%) Java
2 355 (35.64%) JavaScript
3 346 (34.74%) C#
4 278 (27.91%) SQL
5 94 (9.44%) PHP
6 62 (6.22%) Python
7 54 (5.42%) C++
8 49 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 41 (4.12%) Scala
10 32 (3.21%) Ruby
11 29 (2.91%) C
12 26 (2.61%) Objective-C
13 25 (2.51%) PHP5
14 16 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.51%) XPath
16 14 (1.41%) Groovy
17 13 (1.31%) VB.NET
18 12 (1.20%) PL/SQL
19 10 (1.00%) Perl
20 9 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 97 (9.74%) Degree
2 17 (1.71%) PhD
3 11 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.10%) VCP4
4 3 (0.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.10%) CFA
5 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.61%) QA
2 3 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (2.11%) StatsD
1 21 (2.11%) logstash
2 19 (1.91%) Kibana
3 7 (0.70%) Puppet
4 6 (0.60%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.50%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.20%) Graphite
Vendors
1 126 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.42%) Oracle
3 43 (4.32%) hybris
4 38 (3.82%) ATG
5 37 (3.71%) TIBCO
5 37 (3.71%) Intershop
5 37 (3.71%) Endeca
5 37 (3.71%) Demandware
6 29 (2.91%) Facebook
7 23 (2.31%) New Relic
8 21 (2.11%) Zend
9 19 (1.91%) Google
9 19 (1.91%) Twitter
10 16 (1.61%) Xamarin
11 14 (1.41%) Sybase
12 11 (1.10%) Telerik
13 9 (0.90%) Adobe
14 8 (0.80%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.70%) IBM
15 7 (0.70%) VMware
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HEYDON
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum £50,000 - £75,000 - Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago