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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 277 300 290
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 34
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) Finance
4 18 (30.00%) C#
4 18 (30.00%) Java
5 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (23.33%) IIS
6 14 (23.33%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (21.67%) TDD
7 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
8 12 (20.00%) ERP
8 12 (20.00%) Logistics
9 11 (18.33%) SQL
9 11 (18.33%) Python
9 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
10 10 (16.67%) OO
11 9 (15.00%) Scrum
11 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
11 9 (15.00%) Analytics
12 8 (13.33%) Redis
12 8 (13.33%) Big Data
12 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (13.33%) Degree
12 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
12 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (13.33%) MVC
12 8 (13.33%) Spring
12 8 (13.33%) PHP
12 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.33%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (23.33%) IIS
2 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.33%) Node.js
7 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) Redis
2 8 (13.33%) Big Data
2 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Ant
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Maven
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.33%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Grunt
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.67%) Bower
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.67%) Hudson
5 1 (1.67%) Gradle
General
1 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Games
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) .NET
1 8 (13.33%) Spring
2 6 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
3 5 (8.33%) MSMQ
3 5 (8.33%) Middleware
3 5 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.33%) RESTful
3 5 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (6.67%) WebSockets
4 4 (6.67%) WPF
4 4 (6.67%) XML
5 3 (5.00%) HTML
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.00%) REST
5 3 (5.00%) HTML5
5 3 (5.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Physics
3 3 (5.00%) Chemistry
3 3 (5.00%) Biology
3 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) Kindle
3 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.33%) Spread Betting
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) W3C
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) TDD
4 12 (20.00%) Logistics
4 12 (20.00%) ERP
5 10 (16.67%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
6 9 (15.00%) Analytics
7 8 (13.33%) MVC
8 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.33%) Pair Programming
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.33%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
11 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.67%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) C#
1 18 (30.00%) Java
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) Python
3 8 (13.33%) PHP
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) C
6 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 3 (5.00%) R
6 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) PHP5
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Sybase
5 2 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (3.33%) Facebook
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter
6 1 (1.67%) StreamBase
6 1 (1.67%) Zend
6 1 (1.67%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.67%) Informatica
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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