The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 231 284 290
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 27 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 33
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £66,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
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
6343 9933 9935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.43% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 8620 8472
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (81.48%) Java
3 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (46.30%) TDD
5 25 (46.30%) HTML
6 23 (42.59%) NoSQL
7 22 (40.74%) SQL
7 22 (40.74%) OO
8 21 (38.89%) JUnit
8 21 (38.89%) Spring
8 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 19 (35.19%) Hadoop
9 19 (35.19%) MySQL
9 19 (35.19%) MVC
10 18 (33.33%) C#
10 18 (33.33%) BDD
10 18 (33.33%) Big Data
11 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
11 17 (31.48%) Maven
12 15 (27.78%) Oracle
12 15 (27.78%) Mockito
12 15 (27.78%) Spring MVC
12 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
12 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (24.07%) Build Automation
13 13 (24.07%) JSTL
13 13 (24.07%) jMock
13 13 (24.07%) JSP
13 13 (24.07%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.37%) Node.js
2 9 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.26%) Apache
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) NoSQL
2 19 (35.19%) Hadoop
2 19 (35.19%) MySQL
3 18 (33.33%) Big Data
4 7 (12.96%) Couchbase
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.56%) SQLite
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.70%) HBase
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
1 21 (38.89%) JUnit
2 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
2 17 (31.48%) Maven
3 15 (27.78%) Mockito
4 13 (24.07%) jMock
5 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.41%) Selenium
6 4 (7.41%) TestNG
7 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.70%) Hudson
7 2 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.85%) Moq
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Subversion
8 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Front Office
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) Spring
3 15 (27.78%) Spring MVC
4 13 (24.07%) JSP
4 13 (24.07%) JSTL
4 13 (24.07%) Servlets
5 12 (22.22%) CSS
6 9 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (12.96%) Web Services
8 6 (11.11%) Java EE
9 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
9 5 (9.26%) HTML5
10 4 (7.41%) Apache Camel
10 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.41%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) LESS
10 4 (7.41%) RESTful
11 3 (5.56%) REST
11 3 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.56%) Blog
5 2 (3.70%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Android
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (46.30%) TDD
4 22 (40.74%) OO
5 19 (35.19%) MVC
6 18 (33.33%) BDD
7 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
8 13 (24.07%) Build Automation
9 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (18.52%) Open Source
9 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 7 (12.96%) Mobile Development
11 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.26%) iOS Development
12 5 (9.26%) OOD
13 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
14 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
14 3 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) Java
2 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 18 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (5.56%) C
6 3 (5.56%) C++
6 3 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (3.70%) Groovy
7 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) CISSP
2 2 (3.70%) GIAC
2 2 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) SANS
2 2 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) HDFS
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Apigee
2 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Talend
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