The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 238 298 328
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 18 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 18
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,500 £60,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,250 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
6014 9992 11730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.99% 95.03% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 8554 9801
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 July 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (62.22%) Java
5 27 (60.00%) TDD
6 21 (46.67%) BDD
6 21 (46.67%) Big Data
7 19 (42.22%) NoSQL
7 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (42.22%) SQL
8 17 (37.78%) Python
9 15 (33.33%) OO
9 15 (33.33%) C#
9 15 (33.33%) HTML
10 14 (31.11%) CSS
10 14 (31.11%) SDLC
11 13 (28.89%) Node.js
11 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
11 13 (28.89%) Oracle
11 13 (28.89%) Finance
12 12 (26.67%) Scrum
13 11 (24.44%) Linux
13 11 (24.44%) Maven
13 11 (24.44%) Open Source
14 10 (22.22%) Clojure
14 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
14 10 (22.22%) Haskell
14 10 (22.22%) Erlang
15 9 (20.00%) Derivative
15 9 (20.00%) Ruby

Senior Software Engineer 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 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 2 (4.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Heroku
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) Big Data
2 19 (42.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.33%) MySQL
4 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
5 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Maven
2 7 (15.56%) JUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.11%) Ant
4 5 (11.11%) jMock
4 5 (11.11%) Mockito
4 5 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) git-flow
7 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.22%) Hudson
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.22%) TestNG
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (31.11%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
3 13 (28.89%) Node.js
4 8 (17.78%) J2EE
5 7 (15.56%) React
5 7 (15.56%) Spring
6 6 (13.33%) .NET
6 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (13.33%) JSTL
6 6 (13.33%) RESTful
7 5 (11.11%) Ajax
7 5 (11.11%) JMS
7 5 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 5 (11.11%) Struts
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.89%) Django
8 4 (8.89%) Web Services
9 3 (6.67%) Flask
9 3 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Derivative
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Fintech
3 4 (8.89%) Blockchain
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (8.89%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (60.00%) TDD
4 21 (46.67%) BDD
5 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (33.33%) OO
7 14 (31.11%) SDLC
8 12 (26.67%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) Open Source
10 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
11 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
11 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
13 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
13 5 (11.11%) Build Automation
13 5 (11.11%) Pair Programming
13 5 (11.11%) Time Management
14 4 (8.89%) Kanban
14 4 (8.89%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (62.22%) Java
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 17 (37.78%) Python
5 15 (33.33%) C#
6 10 (22.22%) Clojure
6 10 (22.22%) Erlang
6 10 (22.22%) Haskell
7 9 (20.00%) Ruby
8 6 (13.33%) Elixir
8 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 5 (11.11%) PHP
9 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 4 (8.89%) Go
10 4 (8.89%) OCaml
11 3 (6.67%) Scala
12 2 (4.44%) C
12 2 (4.44%) C++
12 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Sybase
3 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) PayPal
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
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