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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 302 319 278
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 51
Average salary £60,000 £63,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (69.57%) MVC
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (60.87%) Finance
6 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) CSS
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) LINQ
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 3 (13.04%) NUnit
12 3 (13.04%) Data Management
12 3 (13.04%) Java
12 3 (13.04%) MySQL
12 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
12 3 (13.04%) OO
12 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
12 3 (13.04%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (13.04%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) NUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Bower
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 4 (17.39%) LINQ
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 3 (13.04%) WCF
8 3 (13.04%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (8.70%) WPF
9 2 (8.70%) XML
10 1 (4.35%) JMS
10 1 (4.35%) LAMP
10 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.35%) Spring
10 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.70%) Android Development
4 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
1 1 (4.35%) Metastorm
1 1 (4.35%) StreamBase
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £65k + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Superb Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago