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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 251 292 322
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 18 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 17
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
6638 9923 11890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 8419 10020
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,100 £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 5 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 5 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 29 (85.29%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) .NET
3 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 14 (41.18%) Subversion
5 14 (41.18%) Silverlight
5 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) WCF
7 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) Web Services
8 10 (29.41%) SQL
8 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 10 (29.41%) Advertising
8 10 (29.41%) Retail
8 10 (29.41%) Release Management
9 9 (26.47%) TDD
10 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) MVC
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
11 6 (17.65%) SOLID
11 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.71%) Java
13 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
13 4 (11.76%) jQuery

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 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) LatentZero
1 1 (2.94%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (29.41%) Advertising
1 10 (29.41%) Retail
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 14 (41.18%) Silverlight
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) WCF
4 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 10 (29.41%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) Spring
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.88%) Ember.js
9 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.88%) Grails
9 2 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) XHTML
9 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Release Management
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) MVC
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) SOLID
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 4 (11.76%) Mobile Development
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
9 2 (5.88%) B2B
9 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) OOP
9 2 (5.88%) SOA
9 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Groovy
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.94%) Intel
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle