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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 506 674 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.76% 5.36% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.79% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 466 604 560
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
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
9863 11637 10956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8406 9785 9603
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,504
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 20 April 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 20 April 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.

1 404 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (37.03%) Java
3 331 (34.34%) .NET
4 315 (32.68%) C#
5 303 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 290 (30.08%) MVC
7 275 (28.53%) SQL
8 260 (26.97%) TDD
9 249 (25.83%) HTML
10 234 (24.27%) Finance
11 218 (22.61%) SQL Server
12 211 (21.89%) CSS
13 193 (20.02%) jQuery
14 172 (17.84%) Spring
15 169 (17.53%) ASP.NET
16 148 (15.35%) Scrum
17 143 (14.83%) OO
18 120 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 118 (12.24%) XML
20 110 (11.41%) E-Commerce
20 110 (11.41%) BDD
21 108 (11.20%) MySQL
21 108 (11.20%) WCF
22 106 (11.00%) Multithreading
23 105 (10.89%) Microsoft
23 105 (10.89%) Hibernate
23 105 (10.89%) HTML5
24 104 (10.79%) Web Services
24 104 (10.79%) Banking
25 99 (10.27%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 86 (8.92%) Apache Solr
2 83 (8.61%) Apache
3 72 (7.47%) Tomcat
4 49 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (4.88%) CMS
6 42 (4.36%) SharePoint
7 41 (4.25%) WebLogic
7 41 (4.25%) Node.js
8 26 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 22 (2.28%) GlassFish
10 19 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (1.87%) JBoss
12 17 (1.76%) IIS
12 17 (1.76%) Jetty
12 17 (1.76%) Umbraco
13 15 (1.56%) WordPress
14 14 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
15 13 (1.35%) Drupal
16 12 (1.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 45 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.24%) MS Office
3 7 (0.73%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.62%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) HipChat
7 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.41%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.41%) osCommerce
3 4 (0.41%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.10%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.14%) GitHub
5 9 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.83%) SaaS
7 4 (0.41%) Force.com
7 4 (0.41%) Trello
7 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.31%) IaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.87%) Internet
2 14 (1.45%) HTTP
3 7 (0.73%) DNS
4 4 (0.41%) Intranet
4 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.41%) Firewall
5 3 (0.31%) Extranet
6 2 (0.21%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) AMQP
7 1 (0.10%) Broadband
7 1 (0.10%) WAN
7 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 108 (11.20%) MySQL
3 79 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 78 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 69 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (7.16%) Big Data
6 63 (6.54%) MongoDB
7 48 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (3.84%) Hadoop
10 33 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (3.01%) Relational Database
12 26 (2.70%) OLAP
13 24 (2.49%) Redis
14 21 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (1.76%) Oracle Database
17 12 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
18 11 (1.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 99 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 89 (9.23%) Maven
3 74 (7.68%) Jenkins
4 55 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 51 (5.29%) Ant
5 51 (5.29%) JUnit
6 43 (4.46%) Eclipse
7 38 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (3.53%) Subversion
9 22 (2.28%) NUnit
10 20 (2.07%) Mockito
11 18 (1.87%) Selenium
11 18 (1.87%) SpecFlow
12 16 (1.66%) Hudson
13 15 (1.56%) PHPUnit
14 13 (1.35%) TeamCity
14 13 (1.35%) Xcode
15 12 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
15 12 (1.24%) JIRA
16 9 (0.93%) CruiseControl
General
1 234 (24.27%) Finance
2 104 (10.79%) Banking
3 55 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 53 (5.50%) Retail
5 48 (4.98%) Front Office
6 43 (4.46%) Telecoms
7 41 (4.25%) Marketing
8 35 (3.63%) Games
9 34 (3.53%) Advertising
10 14 (1.45%) Back Office
11 11 (1.14%) Publishing
12 8 (0.83%) Law
13 7 (0.73%) Legal
14 6 (0.62%) Interactive Media
15 5 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.31%) International Banking
18 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (34.34%) .NET
2 249 (25.83%) HTML
3 211 (21.89%) CSS
4 193 (20.02%) jQuery
5 172 (17.84%) Spring
6 169 (17.53%) ASP.NET
7 120 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 118 (12.24%) XML
9 108 (11.20%) WCF
10 105 (10.89%) Hibernate
10 105 (10.89%) HTML5
11 104 (10.79%) Web Services
12 87 (9.02%) J2EE
13 85 (8.82%) .NET Framework
14 82 (8.51%) AngularJS
15 78 (8.09%) Ajax
16 75 (7.78%) JSON
17 74 (7.68%) Struts
18 67 (6.95%) REST
19 61 (6.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 51 (5.29%) Open Source
3 50 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 45 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.46%) User Experience
6 36 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (2.39%) Equities
7 23 (2.39%) Inversion of Control
8 22 (2.28%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.07%) Derivative
10 19 (1.97%) iPhone
11 18 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.66%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.66%) Fixed Income
13 13 (1.35%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.24%) Clustering
14 12 (1.24%) Mathematics
15 11 (1.14%) N-Tier
15 11 (1.14%) Algorithms
15 11 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 78 (8.09%) Linux
2 50 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 48 (4.98%) UNIX
4 46 (4.77%) Windows
5 41 (4.25%) Android
6 6 (0.62%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.31%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.21%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Solaris
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (30.08%) MVC
3 260 (26.97%) TDD
4 148 (15.35%) Scrum
5 143 (14.83%) OO
6 110 (11.41%) E-Commerce
6 110 (11.41%) BDD
7 106 (11.00%) Multithreading
8 92 (9.54%) Web Development
9 88 (9.13%) Mentoring
10 83 (8.61%) Software Engineering
11 77 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (7.37%) Unit Testing
13 64 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (5.19%) OOP
15 48 (4.98%) SOA
15 48 (4.98%) iOS Development
16 36 (3.73%) Pair Programming
17 34 (3.53%) ETL
17 34 (3.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 357 (37.03%) Java
2 315 (32.68%) C#
3 303 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 275 (28.53%) SQL
5 90 (9.34%) PHP
6 61 (6.33%) Python
7 51 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 49 (5.08%) C++
8 49 (5.08%) Scala
9 36 (3.73%) Ruby
10 30 (3.11%) C
11 19 (1.97%) PHP5
12 18 (1.87%) Objective-C
13 17 (1.76%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.76%) XPath
14 15 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.45%) Groovy
16 11 (1.14%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.04%) Apex Code
18 9 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (9.34%) Degree
2 14 (1.45%) PhD
3 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.52%) OCP
3 5 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.21%) PMP
4 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.10%) CFA
5 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.52%) Docker
2 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.10%) Varnish
4 1 (0.10%) HDFS
4 1 (0.10%) LXC
4 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (2.39%) Puppet
2 21 (2.18%) StatsD
2 21 (2.18%) logstash
3 20 (2.07%) Kibana
4 8 (0.83%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.62%) Nagios
6 4 (0.41%) Salt
7 2 (0.21%) Ansible
7 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.21%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.10%) Graphite
Vendors
1 105 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.50%) Oracle
3 50 (5.19%) hybris
4 38 (3.94%) Demandware
4 38 (3.94%) ATG
4 38 (3.94%) Intershop
4 38 (3.94%) Endeca
5 28 (2.90%) TIBCO
6 24 (2.49%) New Relic
7 21 (2.18%) Google
8 18 (1.87%) Facebook
8 18 (1.87%) Twitter
9 16 (1.66%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.66%) Zend
10 15 (1.56%) Business Objects
11 14 (1.45%) Sybase
12 10 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.93%) Apple
14 7 (0.73%) Adobe
14 7 (0.73%) SAP
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