The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 52 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2162 2381 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.93% 5.10% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 5.46% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2053 2331
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the London region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 452 £62,500 +4.16% 71
Twickenham +10 25 £47,500 -13.63%
Ealing -8 21 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Uxbridge +16 18 £57,500 +21.05%
Croydon +11 14 £47,500 -13.63%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 11 £67,500 +50.00%
Teddington +4 9 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Bromley +18 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Paddington +8 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Mayfair - 7 £85,000 -
Hammersmith +2 5 £47,500 -20.83%
Docklands, London -9 4 £72,500 +16.00%
Wimbledon -5 2 £50,000 -
Dagenham +8 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Southwark +7 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Hounslow +6 1 £70,000 -11.11%
Isleworth +2 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Surbiton -2 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Canary Wharf -7 1 £87,500 +9.37%
Barnet - 1 £47,500 -
Chislehurst - 1 £47,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 2230 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1753 (40.24%) JavaScript
3 1734 (39.81%) Java
4 1536 (35.26%) HTML
5 1379 (31.66%) SQL
6 1349 (30.97%) TDD
7 1338 (30.72%) C#
8 1327 (30.46%) CSS
9 1257 (28.86%) .NET
10 1138 (26.12%) Finance
11 1066 (24.47%) MVC
12 1013 (23.26%) OO
13 983 (22.57%) SQL Server
14 772 (17.72%) jQuery
15 768 (17.63%) Scrum
16 755 (17.33%) Spring
17 741 (17.01%) ASP.NET
18 705 (16.18%) Web Services
19 667 (15.31%) HTML5
20 660 (15.15%) Git (software)
21 629 (14.44%) AngularJS
22 599 (13.75%) REST
23 598 (13.73%) Degree
24 597 (13.71%) E-Commerce
25 581 (13.34%) XML
26 572 (13.13%) Software Engineering
27 523 (12.01%) Oracle
28 521 (11.96%) Linux
29 520 (11.94%) MySQL
30 519 (11.91%) Multithreading

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 317 (7.28%) Node.js
2 193 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
3 191 (4.38%) Tomcat
4 168 (3.86%) Apache
5 158 (3.63%) Apache Solr
6 149 (3.42%) CMS
7 110 (2.53%) IIS
8 86 (1.97%) JBoss
9 85 (1.95%) Drupal
10 76 (1.74%) SharePoint
11 67 (1.54%) WebLogic
12 59 (1.35%) Apache Spark
13 54 (1.24%) WebSphere
14 47 (1.08%) nginx
15 45 (1.03%) GlassFish
16 43 (0.99%) Umbraco
17 38 (0.87%) Jetty
18 35 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
19 34 (0.78%) Confluence
20 30 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 166 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.39%) PowerPivot
5 14 (0.32%) MS Office
6 9 (0.21%) FastStats
7 8 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.092%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.046%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) Maya
11 1 (0.023%) InDesign
11 1 (0.023%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.023%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 26 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.28%) MetaTrader
5 11 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.21%) Magento
7 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.069%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.046%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.046%) Markit EDM
11 2 (0.046%) PORTIA
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
12 1 (0.023%) IntelliMatch
12 1 (0.023%) ReMetrica
12 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 291 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (2.43%) GitHub
4 88 (2.02%) SaaS
5 33 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.39%) Force.com
8 13 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.28%) OpenShift
10 10 (0.23%) Trello
11 8 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.11%) PaaS
12 5 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.092%) Office 365
13 4 (0.092%) Route 53
13 4 (0.092%) IaaS
14 3 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.069%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.023%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 113 (2.59%) HTTP
2 89 (2.04%) Internet
3 49 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.53%) Broadband
5 22 (0.51%) Firewall
6 19 (0.44%) HTTPS
7 18 (0.41%) Network Security
8 15 (0.34%) AMQP
9 12 (0.28%) LDAP
9 12 (0.28%) DNS
10 11 (0.25%) SSL
11 9 (0.21%) SSH
12 8 (0.18%) SMTP
13 7 (0.16%) WAN
13 7 (0.16%) GSM
13 7 (0.16%) VLAN
13 7 (0.16%) SIGTRAN
13 7 (0.16%) RTP
13 7 (0.16%) SS7
13 7 (0.16%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 983 (22.57%) SQL Server
2 520 (11.94%) MySQL
3 364 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 323 (7.42%) MongoDB
5 273 (6.27%) Big Data
6 260 (5.97%) Relational Database
7 214 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 187 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 180 (4.13%) Hadoop
10 179 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 162 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
12 140 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 133 (3.05%) RDBMS
14 121 (2.78%) Redis
14 121 (2.78%) Oracle Database
15 101 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
16 99 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
17 87 (2.00%) OLAP
18 76 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
19 64 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 660 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 288 (6.61%) Subversion
3 254 (5.83%) Maven
4 246 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 198 (4.55%) JUnit
6 178 (4.09%) NUnit
7 177 (4.06%) Visual Studio
8 174 (3.99%) Selenium
9 152 (3.49%) JIRA
10 149 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 124 (2.85%) TeamCity
12 108 (2.48%) Eclipse
13 106 (2.43%) Cucumber
14 100 (2.30%) Grunt
15 98 (2.25%) Ant
16 92 (2.11%) Mockito
17 88 (2.02%) Jasmine
18 65 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
19 60 (1.38%) jMock
20 56 (1.29%) Moq
General
1 1138 (26.12%) Finance
2 402 (9.23%) Banking
3 283 (6.50%) Retail
4 203 (4.66%) Front Office
5 183 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 158 (3.63%) Marketing
7 140 (3.21%) Games
8 132 (3.03%) Law
9 118 (2.71%) Publishing
10 117 (2.69%) Investment Banking
11 72 (1.65%) Back Office
12 62 (1.42%) Automotive
12 62 (1.42%) Legal
13 54 (1.24%) Advertising
14 48 (1.10%) Online Betting
15 47 (1.08%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.53%) Electronics
16 23 (0.53%) Manufacturing
17 21 (0.48%) Aerospace
17 21 (0.48%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1536 (35.26%) HTML
2 1327 (30.46%) CSS
3 1257 (28.86%) .NET
4 772 (17.72%) jQuery
5 755 (17.33%) Spring
6 741 (17.01%) ASP.NET
7 705 (16.18%) Web Services
8 667 (15.31%) HTML5
9 629 (14.44%) AngularJS
10 599 (13.75%) REST
11 581 (13.34%) XML
12 456 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 419 (9.62%) CSS3
14 385 (8.84%) Hibernate
15 356 (8.17%) .NET Framework
16 338 (7.76%) JSON
17 314 (7.21%) WCF
18 309 (7.09%) SOAP
19 305 (7.00%) RESTful
20 292 (6.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 457 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 291 (6.68%) User Experience
3 232 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 231 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 173 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 168 (3.86%) Derivative
7 140 (3.21%) Hedge funds
8 139 (3.19%) Mathematics
9 136 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 128 (2.94%) Data Structures
11 125 (2.87%) Equities
12 118 (2.71%) Client/Server
13 61 (1.40%) Blackberry
14 59 (1.35%) Grid Computing
14 59 (1.35%) iPad
15 58 (1.33%) Visualisation
16 55 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
16 55 (1.26%) iPhone
17 51 (1.17%) Physics
18 50 (1.15%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 521 (11.96%) Linux
2 383 (8.79%) Windows
3 342 (7.85%) Apple iOS
4 307 (7.05%) UNIX
5 305 (7.00%) Android
6 30 (0.69%) Windows Phone
7 27 (0.62%) Debian
8 25 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
10 19 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.30%) CentOS
13 12 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.25%) Solaris
15 9 (0.21%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
17 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.16%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.092%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2230 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1349 (30.97%) TDD
3 1066 (24.47%) MVC
4 1013 (23.26%) OO
5 768 (17.63%) Scrum
6 597 (13.71%) E-Commerce
7 572 (13.13%) Software Engineering
8 519 (11.91%) Multithreading
9 503 (11.55%) BDD
10 476 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
11 389 (8.93%) Mentoring
12 344 (7.90%) Open Source
13 304 (6.98%) Unit Testing
14 300 (6.89%) OOP
15 266 (6.11%) SOA
16 249 (5.72%) iOS Development
17 247 (5.67%) SDLC
18 240 (5.51%) DevOps
19 233 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
20 219 (5.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1753 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 1734 (39.81%) Java
3 1379 (31.66%) SQL
4 1338 (30.72%) C#
5 444 (10.19%) PHP
6 404 (9.27%) C++
7 389 (8.93%) Python
8 308 (7.07%) Scala
9 296 (6.80%) Ruby
10 239 (5.49%) T-SQL
11 213 (4.89%) PL/SQL
12 159 (3.65%) Objective-C
13 131 (3.01%) Groovy
14 118 (2.71%) C
15 92 (2.11%) Shell Script
16 84 (1.93%) PHP5
17 65 (1.49%) Apple Swift
18 58 (1.33%) VB.NET
19 54 (1.24%) Clojure
20 49 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 598 (13.73%) Degree
2 49 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.80%) PhD
4 29 (0.67%) OCP
4 29 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.092%) MCPD
9 4 (0.092%) MCP
10 3 (0.069%) MCSD
10 3 (0.069%) PMP
11 2 (0.046%) MCSE
11 2 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.023%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.023%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.023%) SSCP
12 1 (0.023%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.023%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (4.09%) QA
2 9 (0.21%) SLA
3 7 (0.16%) MiFID
3 7 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.11%) WCAG
5 2 (0.046%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.023%) EMIR
6 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.023%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (1.17%) Varnish
2 48 (1.10%) Docker
3 10 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.16%) vCloud
5 7 (0.16%) LXC
5 7 (0.16%) iptables
6 5 (0.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.069%) HDFS
7 3 (0.069%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.046%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.046%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.023%) vSphere
9 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.023%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 95 (2.18%) Puppet
2 86 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (0.57%) Ansible
4 20 (0.46%) logstash
5 19 (0.44%) Kibana
6 18 (0.41%) StatsD
7 13 (0.30%) Pingdom
8 12 (0.28%) Vagrant
8 12 (0.28%) Nagios
8 12 (0.28%) Mesos
9 8 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.18%) WMI
9 8 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 8 (0.18%) SCCM
10 7 (0.16%) Salt
11 6 (0.14%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.092%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.092%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.069%) HP UCMDB
13 3 (0.069%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 523 (12.01%) Oracle
2 386 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 94 (2.16%) Zend
4 83 (1.91%) Google
5 73 (1.68%) TIBCO
6 72 (1.65%) Apple
7 69 (1.58%) Sybase
8 65 (1.49%) hybris
9 55 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (1.06%) Adobe
11 42 (0.96%) Facebook
12 36 (0.83%) Atlassian
13 34 (0.78%) SAP
14 30 (0.69%) Twitter
15 29 (0.67%) Xamarin
15 29 (0.67%) IBM
16 25 (0.57%) Tableau
16 25 (0.57%) ATG
16 25 (0.57%) New Relic
17 24 (0.55%) Informatica
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 28 days holiday, pension, free food,
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Part remote, 28 days holiday, Equipm
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Also offering a full relocation pack
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - 55,000 + Competitive package
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago