The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 314 282 297
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 19 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 14
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £48,000 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11422 11165 12223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.26% 93.25% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 9803 11143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Engineer
London

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 2014.

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 2014, 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 54 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 30 (51.72%) C++
3 26 (44.83%) Linux
4 21 (36.21%) Telecoms
5 20 (34.48%) Multithreading
6 18 (31.03%) .NET
6 18 (31.03%) Wireless
7 17 (29.31%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) OOP
8 16 (27.59%) Web Services
9 15 (25.86%) XML
10 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 14 (24.14%) C#
11 13 (22.41%) Java
11 13 (22.41%) SQL
11 13 (22.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (20.69%) STL
12 12 (20.69%) OOD
13 11 (18.97%) SOA
13 11 (18.97%) MVC
13 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
14 10 (17.24%) SIGTRAN
14 10 (17.24%) WCF
14 10 (17.24%) RESTful
14 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (17.24%) Network Design
14 10 (17.24%) VLAN
14 10 (17.24%) GSM
14 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
14 10 (17.24%) RTP

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (15.52%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) Apache Solr
3 7 (12.07%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.17%) nginx
4 3 (5.17%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.72%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.72%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.72%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Wireless
2 10 (17.24%) SIGTRAN
2 10 (17.24%) VLAN
2 10 (17.24%) GSM
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) RTP
2 10 (17.24%) SS7
2 10 (17.24%) TCAP
2 10 (17.24%) INAP
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.07%) Big Data
4 6 (10.34%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.62%) MySQL
5 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.17%) Couchbase
7 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.45%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) NUnit
2 8 (13.79%) JIRA
2 8 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.17%) Hudson
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) MSTest
4 1 (1.72%) Moq
General
1 21 (36.21%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.52%) Finance
3 7 (12.07%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Advertising
5 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Publishing
5 3 (5.17%) Music Industry
6 2 (3.45%) Front Office
7 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) .NET
2 16 (27.59%) Web Services
3 15 (25.86%) XML
4 13 (22.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (20.69%) STL
6 10 (17.24%) WCF
6 10 (17.24%) RESTful
6 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.52%) SOAP
7 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Remoting
8 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 8 (13.79%) XSD
8 8 (13.79%) XSL
9 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.07%) Spring
10 5 (8.62%) Middleware
10 5 (8.62%) jQuery
11 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Psychology
3 3 (5.17%) Streaming Music
4 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) UNIX
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 20 (34.48%) Multithreading
3 17 (29.31%) OO
4 16 (27.59%) OOP
5 12 (20.69%) OOD
6 11 (18.97%) SOA
6 11 (18.97%) MVC
6 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Network Design
8 8 (13.79%) Refactoring
8 8 (13.79%) CRM
9 7 (12.07%) Software Deployment
10 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.34%) TDD
11 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.90%) Project Management
12 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
13 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) C++
2 14 (24.14%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) Java
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) Scala
6 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.34%) C
7 5 (8.62%) Ruby
8 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.90%) Erlang
8 4 (6.90%) Perl
9 2 (3.45%) VC++
10 1 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CSSLP
2 4 (6.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) NFS
1 3 (5.17%) Postfix
1 3 (5.17%) VirtualBox
1 3 (5.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Capistrano
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
1 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.72%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago