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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 285 327 297
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 12 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.078% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.085% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 36
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
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 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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) C#
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
2 17 (60.71%) MVC
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) HTML
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) OO
11 5 (17.86%) MySQL
11 5 (17.86%) jQuery
12 4 (14.29%) LINQ
12 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
12 4 (14.29%) Data Management
12 4 (14.29%) SDLC
13 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
13 3 (10.71%) NUnit
13 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
13 3 (10.71%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) NUnit
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Bower
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 4 (14.29%) LINQ
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
8 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 2 (7.14%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (7.14%) LAMP
10 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.57%) RxJava
10 1 (3.57%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Data Management
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) Android Development
7 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) StatsD
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
1 1 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) StreamBase
1 1 (3.57%) New Relic
1 1 (3.57%) Metastorm
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Informatica
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
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