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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 285 302 293
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 18 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 30
Average salary £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (32.43%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
6 10 (27.03%) TDD
6 10 (27.03%) JSON
6 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
6 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (24.32%) HTML5
7 9 (24.32%) REST
7 9 (24.32%) MVC
7 9 (24.32%) MySQL
8 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 8 (21.62%) HTTP
8 8 (21.62%) Scrum
8 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
8 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
8 8 (21.62%) iOS Development
9 7 (18.92%) Mobile Development
9 7 (18.92%) BDD
9 7 (18.92%) CSS3
9 7 (18.92%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) HTTP
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) SQLite
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.11%) Redis
5 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) DB2
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) Mockito
5 2 (5.41%) Moq
5 2 (5.41%) jMock
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.41%) NUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) TestNG
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Hudson
6 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.70%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 10 (27.03%) JSON
5 9 (24.32%) HTML5
5 9 (24.32%) REST
6 7 (18.92%) CSS3
6 7 (18.92%) SOAP
6 7 (18.92%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) Spring
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (16.22%) WPF
7 6 (16.22%) Semantic HTML
8 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.81%) RESTful
8 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.81%) Middleware
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Spread Betting
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) Xbox
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) OO
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 8 (21.62%) iOS Development
6 8 (21.62%) Scrum
7 7 (18.92%) Mobile Development
7 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 5 (13.51%) OOP
9 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
10 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Open Source
10 3 (8.11%) MVVM
10 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
10 3 (8.11%) UML
10 3 (8.11%) RUP
10 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) C#
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) C
6 3 (8.11%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) Clojure
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.11%) Sybase
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Apigee
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.70%) hybris
5 1 (2.70%) Demandware
5 1 (2.70%) StreamBase
5 1 (2.70%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.70%) ATG
5 1 (2.70%) Intershop
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago