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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 237 289 318
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 26 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 29
Median salary £61,250 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £71,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +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
6281 9529 11982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8135 10138
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 £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 25 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 25 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 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (76.79%) Java
3 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
5 31 (55.36%) TDD
6 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
7 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (37.50%) C#
7 21 (37.50%) SQL
7 21 (37.50%) BDD
7 21 (37.50%) Big Data
8 18 (32.14%) OO
9 17 (30.36%) Open Source
10 16 (28.57%) HTML
10 16 (28.57%) Scrum
11 15 (26.79%) Oracle
11 15 (26.79%) Python
12 14 (25.00%) CSS
12 14 (25.00%) Node.js
13 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 12 (21.43%) Linux
13 12 (21.43%) Finance
13 12 (21.43%) Maven
14 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
14 11 (19.64%) SDLC
15 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (16.07%) Functional Programming
16 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (16.07%) Clojure

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 (25.00%) Node.js
2 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) NoSQL
2 21 (37.50%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
3 9 (16.07%) MySQL
4 8 (14.29%) Couchbase
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.57%) HBase
6 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 12 (21.43%) Maven
2 9 (16.07%) JUnit
3 7 (12.50%) jMock
3 7 (12.50%) Mockito
4 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.93%) Ant
5 5 (8.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.57%) git-flow
7 2 (3.57%) Hudson
7 2 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) JSTL
4 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 7 (12.50%) J2EE
5 7 (12.50%) Spring
6 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.71%) React
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) Ajax
7 5 (8.93%) JMS
7 5 (8.93%) NHibernate
7 5 (8.93%) Struts
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
9 3 (5.36%) JSP
9 3 (5.36%) Servlets
9 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.07%) Derivative
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Fintech
3 4 (7.14%) Blockchain
3 4 (7.14%) Blog
3 4 (7.14%) Cryptocurrency
3 4 (7.14%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (5.36%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) TDD
4 21 (37.50%) BDD
4 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (32.14%) OO
6 17 (30.36%) Open Source
7 16 (28.57%) Scrum
8 11 (19.64%) SDLC
9 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) Functional Programming
11 7 (12.50%) Build Automation
11 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
13 5 (8.93%) Time Management
14 4 (7.14%) Kanban
14 4 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Java
2 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 21 (37.50%) C#
3 21 (37.50%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) Python
5 9 (16.07%) Clojure
5 9 (16.07%) Erlang
5 9 (16.07%) Haskell
6 7 (12.50%) PHP
7 6 (10.71%) Ruby
8 5 (8.93%) Elixir
8 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.14%) OCaml
10 3 (5.36%) C
10 3 (5.36%) C++
10 3 (5.36%) Go
11 2 (3.57%) Groovy
11 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) HDFS
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Sybase
3 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.57%) Talend
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