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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 242 286 309
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 27 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 31
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
6638 9923 11890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 8419 10020
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,100 £75,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (78.18%) Java
3 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (60.00%) TDD
6 29 (52.73%) NoSQL
7 24 (43.64%) Big Data
7 24 (43.64%) BDD
8 22 (40.00%) C#
9 21 (38.18%) SQL
10 20 (36.36%) OO
10 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (32.73%) HTML
12 15 (27.27%) Oracle
12 15 (27.27%) Scrum
13 14 (25.45%) Python
13 14 (25.45%) Open Source
13 14 (25.45%) Node.js
14 13 (23.64%) Hadoop
15 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
15 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (21.82%) CSS
15 12 (21.82%) MySQL
15 12 (21.82%) JUnit
15 12 (21.82%) Maven
16 10 (18.18%) jMock
16 10 (18.18%) Spring
16 10 (18.18%) SDLC
16 10 (18.18%) Build Automation
16 10 (18.18%) Mentoring

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 14 (25.45%) Node.js
2 9 (16.36%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.27%) GitHub
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) NoSQL
2 24 (43.64%) Big Data
3 13 (23.64%) Hadoop
4 12 (21.82%) MySQL
5 8 (14.55%) Couchbase
6 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.64%) HBase
7 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
1 12 (21.82%) JUnit
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
2 10 (18.18%) jMock
2 10 (18.18%) Mockito
3 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.64%) git-flow
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) HTML
2 12 (21.82%) CSS
3 10 (18.18%) Spring
4 8 (14.55%) .NET
4 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.55%) JSTL
5 7 (12.73%) RESTful
6 6 (10.91%) JSP
6 6 (10.91%) React
6 6 (10.91%) Servlets
6 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.09%) NHibernate
7 5 (9.09%) Web Services
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.27%) J2EE
9 3 (5.45%) Django
9 3 (5.45%) Flask
9 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.45%) jQuery
10 2 (3.64%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Derivative
2 5 (9.09%) Fintech
3 4 (7.27%) Blog
4 3 (5.45%) Blockchain
4 3 (5.45%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Android
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (60.00%) TDD
4 24 (43.64%) BDD
5 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (36.36%) OO
6 15 (27.27%) Scrum
7 14 (25.45%) Open Source
8 10 (18.18%) Build Automation
8 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 10 (18.18%) SDLC
9 9 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (14.55%) Functional Programming
11 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.73%) MVC
12 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (9.09%) Mobile Development
14 4 (7.27%) Machine Learning
14 4 (7.27%) SOLID
14 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Java
2 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) C#
4 21 (38.18%) SQL
5 14 (25.45%) Python
6 8 (14.55%) Clojure
6 8 (14.55%) Erlang
6 8 (14.55%) Haskell
7 7 (12.73%) PHP
8 5 (9.09%) Elixir
8 5 (9.09%) Ruby
9 4 (7.27%) C
9 4 (7.27%) C++
10 3 (5.45%) OCaml
11 2 (3.64%) Go
11 2 (3.64%) Groovy
11 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) GIAC
3 1 (1.82%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) SANS
3 1 (1.82%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
1 2 (3.64%) HDFS
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.64%) Sybase
2 2 (3.64%) Talend
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