The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 310 261 314
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 15 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.47% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 52 16
Average salary £63,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 16 (48.48%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 13 (39.39%) .NET
5 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
6 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) OO
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) HTML
7 9 (27.27%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Subversion
9 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) C++
9 7 (21.21%) PHP
10 6 (18.18%) MySQL
10 6 (18.18%) Open Source
10 6 (18.18%) Ajax
10 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
11 5 (15.15%) WCF
11 5 (15.15%) MSMQ
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) REST
11 5 (15.15%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (12.12%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (9.09%) WordPress
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 3 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SMS
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) Redis
3 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) NUnit
4 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.06%) Sublime Text
5 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.03%) WATIR
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.03%) Log4Net
6 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) Ajax
6 5 (15.15%) WCF
6 5 (15.15%) MSMQ
6 5 (15.15%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) Java SE
8 3 (9.09%) NHibernate
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) RESTful
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.09%) JRuby
8 3 (9.09%) XHTML
8 3 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Open Source
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Scrum
1 12 (36.36%) TDD
2 11 (33.33%) BDD
2 11 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) UML
7 3 (9.09%) Android Development
7 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) OOD
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) C++
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PhD
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago