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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 227 298 337
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 22
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,500 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,750 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
6027 9815 12344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.77% 94.72% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5503 8407 10427
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 1 July 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 July 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 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (71.93%) Java
3 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
4 32 (56.14%) TDD
5 26 (45.61%) NoSQL
6 23 (40.35%) BDD
6 23 (40.35%) SQL
7 22 (38.60%) Big Data
8 21 (36.84%) C#
9 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (31.58%) HTML
11 17 (29.82%) Python
11 17 (29.82%) Open Source
11 17 (29.82%) Node.js
12 16 (28.07%) OO
12 16 (28.07%) CSS
12 16 (28.07%) Scrum
13 15 (26.32%) Oracle
14 14 (24.56%) Finance
15 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
16 12 (21.05%) SDLC
16 12 (21.05%) Linux
16 12 (21.05%) Maven
17 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
18 9 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (15.79%) Functional Programming
18 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
18 9 (15.79%) Clojure
18 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce

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 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) GitHub
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
3 2 (3.51%) PaaS
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) NoSQL
2 22 (38.60%) Big Data
3 8 (14.04%) Couchbase
3 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.04%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) HBase
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Maven
2 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.79%) JUnit
4 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.53%) jMock
4 6 (10.53%) Mockito
5 5 (8.77%) Ant
5 5 (8.77%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.51%) git-flow
7 2 (3.51%) Hudson
7 2 (3.51%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.75%) Selenium
8 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) HTML
2 17 (29.82%) Node.js
3 16 (28.07%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
5 9 (15.79%) J2EE
5 9 (15.79%) Spring
6 8 (14.04%) .NET
6 8 (14.04%) RESTful
7 7 (12.28%) JSTL
8 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.53%) React
8 6 (10.53%) Web Services
9 5 (8.77%) Ajax
9 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.77%) JMS
9 5 (8.77%) NHibernate
9 5 (8.77%) Struts
10 3 (5.26%) Django
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
10 3 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Derivative
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Fintech
4 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.02%) Blockchain
5 4 (7.02%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (7.02%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (5.26%) Blog
6 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.26%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (56.14%) TDD
4 23 (40.35%) BDD
5 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (29.82%) Open Source
7 16 (28.07%) OO
7 16 (28.07%) Scrum
8 12 (21.05%) SDLC
9 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 9 (15.79%) Functional Programming
10 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
12 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
12 6 (10.53%) Pair Programming
13 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
13 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (8.77%) Time Management
14 4 (7.02%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 23 (40.35%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) C#
5 17 (29.82%) Python
6 9 (15.79%) Clojure
6 9 (15.79%) Erlang
6 9 (15.79%) Haskell
7 8 (14.04%) Ruby
8 6 (10.53%) PHP
8 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 5 (8.77%) Elixir
9 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
10 4 (7.02%) OCaml
11 3 (5.26%) C
11 3 (5.26%) C++
11 3 (5.26%) Go
11 3 (5.26%) Scala
12 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) HDFS
3 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Sybase
3 3 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.51%) Talend
5 1 (1.75%) PayPal
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
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