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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 270 274 288
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 41 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 21
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 £42,050 £52,015 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 February 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 February 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 74 (96.10%) Software Engineering
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.96%) TDD
4 28 (36.36%) Java
5 27 (35.06%) Finance
6 23 (29.87%) C#
7 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
8 19 (24.68%) MVC
9 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
9 18 (23.38%) IIS
10 16 (20.78%) .NET
10 16 (20.78%) Spring
10 16 (20.78%) Big Data
11 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
11 15 (19.48%) Web Services
12 14 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
12 14 (18.18%) Multithreading
12 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
13 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (16.88%) Spring MVC
13 13 (16.88%) XML
13 13 (16.88%) OO
13 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
13 13 (16.88%) Python
13 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
13 13 (16.88%) SOA
13 13 (16.88%) Scrum
14 12 (15.58%) Logistics
14 12 (15.58%) ERP
14 12 (15.58%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (23.38%) IIS
2 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.90%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.90%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Node.js
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (11.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.69%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) SSL
1 1 (1.30%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) Big Data
3 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.99%) Redis
4 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.79%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.19%) MySQL
7 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.30%) SSDT
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) JIRA
2 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.79%) NUnit
4 6 (7.79%) Maven
5 5 (6.49%) Ant
6 3 (3.90%) Subversion
6 3 (3.90%) Selenium
6 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.30%) Grunt
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.30%) Bower
7 1 (1.30%) Hudson
7 1 (1.30%) Gradle
7 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.30%) Toad
7 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Games
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (1.30%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) .NET
1 16 (20.78%) Spring
2 15 (19.48%) Web Services
3 13 (16.88%) XML
3 13 (16.88%) Spring MVC
4 12 (15.58%) WCF
5 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 10 (12.99%) HTML
7 9 (11.69%) XSD
7 9 (11.69%) XSL
7 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.39%) CSS
9 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 5 (6.49%) jQuery
10 5 (6.49%) SOAP
10 5 (6.49%) REST
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.19%) RESTful
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.19%) Open Source
5 3 (3.90%) Kindle
5 3 (3.90%) Physics
5 3 (3.90%) Chemistry
5 3 (3.90%) Biology
5 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) W3C
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.30%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (96.10%) Software Engineering
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.96%) TDD
4 19 (24.68%) MVC
5 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
6 14 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 13 (16.88%) Scrum
7 13 (16.88%) SOA
7 13 (16.88%) OO
8 12 (15.58%) ERP
8 12 (15.58%) Logistics
9 10 (12.99%) Analytics
10 9 (11.69%) BDD
10 9 (11.69%) Pair Programming
10 9 (11.69%) CRM
11 8 (10.39%) OOP
11 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
12 7 (9.09%) Refactoring
12 7 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) C#
3 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) Python
4 9 (11.69%) SQL
5 8 (10.39%) PHP
5 8 (10.39%) C++
6 6 (7.79%) Scala
7 4 (5.19%) C
8 3 (3.90%) R
8 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) PHP5
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Varnish
2 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.60%) Facebook
4 1 (1.30%) Twitter
4 1 (1.30%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Sybase
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago