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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 214 226 285
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 15 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 35
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 12 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
5 9 (32.14%) Apache Spark
6 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) Microservices
8 6 (21.43%) Redis
8 6 (21.43%) Big Data
8 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 6 (21.43%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) OO
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) QA
9 5 (17.86%) Selenium
9 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
9 5 (17.86%) Fintech
10 4 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
10 4 (14.29%) Apache Avro
10 4 (14.29%) API Development
10 4 (14.29%) Grunt
10 4 (14.29%) Low Latency

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 9 (32.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Redis
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) Gerrit
3 4 (14.29%) Grunt
3 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Appium
4 1 (3.57%) Calabash
4 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Front Office
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Avro
3 4 (14.29%) D3.js
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.57%) Behat
6 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.57%) Django
6 1 (3.57%) LAMP
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
1 5 (17.86%) Fintech
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Social Network
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.57%) Spread Betting
5 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) API Development
6 4 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 4 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.29%) OOD
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Android Development
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Scala
6 3 (10.71%) Go
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Erlang
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Clojure
8 1 (3.57%) Elixir
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (14.29%) HDFS
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) IBM
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago