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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 226 265 298
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 29
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +6.38%
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
5644 8104 10870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.72% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5154 7058 9147
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (45.71%) TDD
5 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 14 (40.00%) SDLC
6 13 (37.14%) Big Data
6 13 (37.14%) Python
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
7 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
8 11 (31.43%) BDD
8 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (28.57%) CSS
9 10 (28.57%) OO
9 10 (28.57%) Node.js
10 9 (25.71%) Clojure
10 9 (25.71%) Functional Programming
10 9 (25.71%) Haskell
10 9 (25.71%) Erlang
10 9 (25.71%) Derivative
11 8 (22.86%) Ruby
11 8 (22.86%) Open Source
11 8 (22.86%) Scrum
12 7 (20.00%) J2EE
12 7 (20.00%) HTML
12 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Big Data
2 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (11.43%) Redis
5 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 5 (14.29%) Ant
3 4 (11.43%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.86%) TestNG
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Front Office
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
2 10 (28.57%) CSS
2 10 (28.57%) Node.js
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) J2EE
4 6 (17.14%) React
5 5 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (14.29%) Ajax
5 5 (14.29%) Django
5 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 5 (14.29%) JMS
5 5 (14.29%) JSTL
5 5 (14.29%) Struts
6 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
6 4 (11.43%) RESTful
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 3 (8.57%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) REST
7 3 (8.57%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Derivative
2 6 (17.14%) Fintech
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Blockchain
4 4 (11.43%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (11.43%) Cryptography
4 4 (11.43%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) TDD
4 14 (40.00%) SDLC
5 11 (31.43%) BDD
5 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (28.57%) OO
7 9 (25.71%) Functional Programming
8 8 (22.86%) Open Source
8 8 (22.86%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 5 (14.29%) Time Management
11 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (11.43%) DevOps
11 4 (11.43%) Fraud Detection
11 4 (11.43%) Kanban
11 4 (11.43%) Quantitative Analysis
12 3 (8.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) Python
4 12 (34.29%) C#
5 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) Clojure
6 9 (25.71%) Erlang
6 9 (25.71%) Haskell
7 8 (22.86%) Ruby
8 7 (20.00%) Go
9 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Elixir
10 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.43%) OCaml
11 4 (11.43%) Scala
12 2 (5.71%) C
12 2 (5.71%) C++
12 2 (5.71%) PHP
13 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
13 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Sybase
3 3 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) PayPal
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
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