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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 299 317 294
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 19 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 37
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,200 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £68,250 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
9724 11522 11194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.57% 92.46% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9663 9804
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 47 (97.92%) Software Engineering
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (35.42%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 13 (27.08%) OO
7 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (25.00%) .NET
7 12 (25.00%) Java
8 10 (20.83%) IIS
8 10 (20.83%) CSS
9 9 (18.75%) XML
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.75%) Scrum
9 9 (18.75%) TDD
9 9 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 8 (16.67%) Logistics
10 8 (16.67%) MVC
10 8 (16.67%) PHP
10 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 8 (16.67%) ERP
11 7 (14.58%) MySQL
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) WPF
11 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.58%) REST
12 6 (12.50%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.33%) JBoss
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.25%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.17%) CMS
7 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.08%) Confluence
7 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.25%) SQLite
6 2 (4.17%) Redis
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) JUnit
3 2 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.08%) Moq
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) jMock
4 1 (2.08%) TestNG
4 1 (2.08%) Bower
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.08%) Grunt
4 1 (2.08%) Gradle
4 1 (2.08%) NSubstitute
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) CSS
3 9 (18.75%) XML
3 9 (18.75%) HTML
4 7 (14.58%) WPF
4 7 (14.58%) REST
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.50%) Spring
5 6 (12.50%) JSON
6 5 (10.42%) Middleware
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
7 4 (8.33%) MSMQ
7 4 (8.33%) SOAP
8 3 (6.25%) Ajax
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.25%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.17%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.08%) W3C
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Kindle
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Xbox
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) CentOS
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) Software Engineering
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) OO
4 9 (18.75%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) TDD
5 8 (16.67%) Logistics
5 8 (16.67%) MVC
5 8 (16.67%) ERP
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
7 6 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
8 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
9 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Open Source
9 4 (8.33%) RUP
9 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) C#
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (10.42%) C
6 5 (10.42%) Python
7 4 (8.33%) Scala
8 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) Clojure
9 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 2 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Intershop
5 1 (2.08%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.08%) ATG
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) Zend
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) Demandware
5 1 (2.08%) Facebook
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) StreamBase
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