The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 299 303 308
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 26
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,750 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
10389 11129 11288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.52% 92.96% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8927 9662 10358
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Software 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 Software Developer across the City of London region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) .NET
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 12 (40.00%) Java
7 11 (36.67%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
7 11 (36.67%) HTML
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (30.00%) WCF
9 9 (30.00%) C++
9 9 (30.00%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
10 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
11 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.00%) LINQ
12 6 (20.00%) BDD
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (16.67%) logstash
13 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
5 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Redis
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) WATIR
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.33%) Psake
3 1 (3.33%) Log4Net
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.33%) Capybara
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) WCF
4 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (20.00%) LINQ
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (13.33%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) MSMQ
9 3 (10.00%) Middleware
9 3 (10.00%) JMX
9 3 (10.00%) WPF
9 3 (10.00%) JRuby
9 3 (10.00%) Sensu
9 3 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) UML
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) RUP
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
8 3 (10.00%) Python
8 3 (10.00%) PHP
9 2 (6.67%) C
9 2 (6.67%) Groovy
10 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) logstash
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) StatsD
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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