The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 241 305 348
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 17 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 10
Median salary £48,250 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.58% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
6247 9769 12203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.71% 94.90% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 8351 10331
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,044 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) .NET
3 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 13 (36.11%) CSS
8 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (33.33%) Subversion
8 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 12 (33.33%) Silverlight
9 10 (27.78%) WCF
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
9 10 (27.78%) Web Services
10 9 (25.00%) TDD
10 9 (25.00%) Scrum
10 9 (25.00%) Finance
10 9 (25.00%) MVC
10 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.22%) Release Management
11 8 (22.22%) Advertising
11 8 (22.22%) Retail
11 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.67%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
12 6 (16.67%) SOLID
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
14 4 (11.11%) C++

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) LatentZero
1 1 (2.78%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.78%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.56%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Advertising
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 10 (27.78%) WCF
6 10 (27.78%) Web Services
7 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.33%) HTML5
9 3 (8.33%) Spring
10 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
10 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 2 (5.56%) Grails
10 2 (5.56%) REST
10 2 (5.56%) XHTML
10 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Release Management
5 6 (16.67%) SOLID
6 4 (11.11%) BDD
6 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) B2B
8 2 (5.56%) OOP
8 2 (5.56%) SOA
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) C-shell
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.78%) Intel
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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