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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 273 278 282
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 41 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 33
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 67 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (43.48%) Finance
4 24 (34.78%) C#
5 23 (33.33%) TDD
6 20 (28.99%) Java
7 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 17 (24.64%) IIS
9 16 (23.19%) NoSQL
10 15 (21.74%) MVC
11 14 (20.29%) Scrum
11 14 (20.29%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (20.29%) .NET
12 13 (18.84%) OO
12 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
12 13 (18.84%) Big Data
13 12 (17.39%) Redis
13 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
13 12 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (17.39%) ERP
13 12 (17.39%) Python
13 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.39%) Spring
13 12 (17.39%) Logistics
14 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
14 11 (15.94%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) Web Services
14 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
14 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
15 10 (14.49%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (24.64%) IIS
2 13 (18.84%) SharePoint
3 12 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
7 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) NoSQL
2 13 (18.84%) Big Data
3 12 (17.39%) Redis
3 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.59%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.90%) MySQL
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) JIRA
3 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.25%) NUnit
5 4 (5.80%) Ant
5 4 (5.80%) Maven
6 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.35%) Selenium
6 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.45%) Gradle
8 1 (1.45%) Grunt
8 1 (1.45%) Bower
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 12 (17.39%) Spring
3 11 (15.94%) Web Services
4 10 (14.49%) Spring MVC
4 10 (14.49%) WCF
5 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 8 (11.59%) XML
7 7 (10.14%) CSS
8 6 (8.70%) HTML
8 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 6 (8.70%) XSD
8 6 (8.70%) XSL
8 6 (8.70%) jQuery
9 5 (7.25%) RESTful
9 5 (7.25%) MSMQ
9 5 (7.25%) Middleware
9 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.80%) HTML5
10 4 (5.80%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Open Source
5 3 (4.35%) Kindle
5 3 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.35%) Physics
5 3 (4.35%) Chemistry
5 3 (4.35%) Biology
5 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.90%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) W3C
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) TDD
4 15 (21.74%) MVC
5 14 (20.29%) Scrum
6 13 (18.84%) OO
7 12 (17.39%) ERP
7 12 (17.39%) Logistics
8 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
8 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
9 10 (14.49%) Analytics
10 9 (13.04%) Pair Programming
10 9 (13.04%) SOA
11 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.59%) BDD
12 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.70%) CRM
13 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
14 5 (7.25%) OOP
14 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 12 (17.39%) Python
4 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) SQL
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) C
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.35%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.35%) Scala
8 3 (4.35%) R
9 1 (1.45%) PHP5
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Varnish
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Sybase
5 2 (2.90%) Google
5 2 (2.90%) Facebook
6 1 (1.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) StreamBase
6 1 (1.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.45%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago