The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2667 2362 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.39% 5.19% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 5.53% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 2124 2421
Average salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46423 42735 52633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.75% 93.92% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38303 36072 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Developer
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 677 £60,000 +9.09% 87
Kingston Upon Thames +13 29 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Croydon -5 15 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Surbiton - 11 £45,000 - 1
Docklands, London +4 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Wembley -1 7 £52,500 -
Sidcup +5 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Twickenham +2 4 £52,500 -
Harrow -9 3 £50,000 - 1
Hounslow -14 3 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Bromley - 3 £60,000 -
Teddington +12 2 - -
Wimbledon -6 2 £53,750 +53.57%
West Drayton - 2 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +7 1 £45,000 -
Ealing +4 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £29,550 -
Chessington - 1 £55,000 -
Enfield - 1 £50,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £75,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1959 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 1953 (39.53%) Java
3 1806 (36.56%) HTML
4 1739 (35.20%) C#
5 1703 (34.47%) .NET
6 1597 (32.33%) CSS
7 1413 (28.60%) MVC
8 1396 (28.26%) SQL
9 1392 (28.18%) TDD
10 1164 (23.56%) Finance
11 1150 (23.28%) OO
12 1145 (23.18%) SQL Server
13 1128 (22.83%) jQuery
14 1107 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
15 987 (19.98%) ASP.NET
16 937 (18.97%) HTML5
17 913 (18.48%) Scrum
18 872 (17.65%) Web Services
19 766 (15.51%) XML
20 757 (15.32%) Spring
21 719 (14.55%) E-Commerce
22 683 (13.83%) Degree
23 673 (13.62%) CSS3
24 639 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
25 614 (12.43%) Microsoft
26 602 (12.19%) Oracle
26 602 (12.19%) PHP
27 578 (11.70%) Software Engineering
28 565 (11.44%) Linux
29 543 (10.99%) Hibernate

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 247 (5.00%) CMS
2 184 (3.72%) Node.js
3 171 (3.46%) Apache
4 163 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 102 (2.06%) Umbraco
6 95 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 76 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 75 (1.52%) Apache Solr
9 71 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 71 (1.44%) Drupal
10 67 (1.36%) WebLogic
11 62 (1.26%) IIS
12 61 (1.23%) WordPress
13 52 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
14 38 (0.77%) MQSeries
15 29 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
15 29 (0.59%) Apache Pig
16 28 (0.57%) nginx
17 27 (0.55%) Confluence
17 27 (0.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 280 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 61 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.40%) MS Office
4 19 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.10%) MS Project
7 5 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.061%) Stata
8 3 (0.061%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.020%) SPSS
9 1 (0.020%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 47 (0.95%) Magento
2 33 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 11 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (0.22%) nopCommerce
6 8 (0.16%) Summit
7 6 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.10%) Fredhopper
8 5 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
8 5 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.081%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.061%) Kondor+
10 3 (0.061%) RMDS
10 3 (0.061%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.040%) Global One
11 2 (0.040%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.040%) SunGard GMI
11 2 (0.040%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 171 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (1.70%) SaaS
3 82 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 61 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (0.99%) GitHub
6 27 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.38%) Force.com
8 12 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.20%) PaaS
9 10 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 9 (0.18%) IaaS
11 4 (0.081%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.061%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.061%) Heroku
13 2 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.040%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.020%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.020%) Office 365
14 1 (0.020%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 172 (3.48%) Internet
2 92 (1.86%) HTTP
3 50 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.43%) LDAP
5 20 (0.40%) Broadband
6 19 (0.38%) AMQP
7 15 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 14 (0.28%) Intranet
9 13 (0.26%) FTP
10 11 (0.22%) SNMP
11 9 (0.18%) SSL
11 9 (0.18%) SS7
11 9 (0.18%) TCAP
11 9 (0.18%) INAP
11 9 (0.18%) 4G
11 9 (0.18%) SIGTRAN
12 6 (0.12%) SSH
12 6 (0.12%) Extranet
13 5 (0.10%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.081%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1145 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 523 (10.59%) MySQL
3 338 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 300 (6.07%) NoSQL
5 287 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 255 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 246 (4.98%) Big Data
8 226 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 185 (3.74%) Hadoop
10 165 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 146 (2.96%) RDBMS
12 145 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
13 142 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 136 (2.75%) Oracle Database
15 126 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
16 111 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 72 (1.46%) Apache Hive
17 72 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
18 60 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
19 58 (1.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 526 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 369 (7.47%) Subversion
3 272 (5.51%) Maven
4 264 (5.34%) Visual Studio
5 192 (3.89%) NUnit
6 185 (3.74%) JUnit
7 164 (3.32%) Selenium
8 144 (2.91%) Jenkins
9 139 (2.81%) Cucumber
10 138 (2.79%) Ant
11 136 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 124 (2.51%) Eclipse
13 123 (2.49%) SpecFlow
14 115 (2.33%) JIRA
15 113 (2.29%) TeamCity
16 101 (2.04%) Moq
17 84 (1.70%) Jasmine
18 79 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
19 72 (1.46%) Hudson
20 58 (1.17%) QUnit
General
1 1164 (23.56%) Finance
2 432 (8.74%) Banking
3 223 (4.51%) Games
4 198 (4.01%) Front Office
5 192 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 160 (3.24%) Retail
7 153 (3.10%) Marketing
8 124 (2.51%) Law
9 120 (2.43%) Telecoms
10 107 (2.17%) Advertising
11 79 (1.60%) Publishing
12 62 (1.26%) Back Office
13 51 (1.03%) Financial Institution
14 44 (0.89%) Manufacturing
15 25 (0.51%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.30%) Legal
18 11 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.14%) Electronics
19 7 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1806 (36.56%) HTML
2 1703 (34.47%) .NET
3 1597 (32.33%) CSS
4 1128 (22.83%) jQuery
5 987 (19.98%) ASP.NET
6 937 (18.97%) HTML5
7 872 (17.65%) Web Services
8 766 (15.51%) XML
9 757 (15.32%) Spring
10 673 (13.62%) CSS3
11 639 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 543 (10.99%) Hibernate
13 514 (10.40%) WCF
14 505 (10.22%) REST
15 456 (9.23%) Ajax
16 448 (9.07%) J2EE
17 400 (8.10%) .NET Framework
18 367 (7.43%) JSON
19 355 (7.19%) SOAP
20 306 (6.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 432 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 410 (8.30%) Open Source
3 260 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 188 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 181 (3.66%) Derivative
6 143 (2.89%) Mathematics
7 122 (2.47%) Equities
8 119 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 110 (2.23%) iPhone
10 98 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
10 98 (1.98%) Social Media
11 92 (1.86%) Hedge funds
12 87 (1.76%) Fixed Income
13 74 (1.50%) Blackberry
14 71 (1.44%) Visualisation
15 68 (1.38%) iPad
16 67 (1.36%) Client/Server
17 47 (0.95%) Physics
18 42 (0.85%) Statistics
18 42 (0.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 565 (11.44%) Linux
2 470 (9.51%) Apple iOS
3 426 (8.62%) Android
4 389 (7.87%) Windows
5 345 (6.98%) UNIX
6 43 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
7 41 (0.83%) Debian
8 32 (0.65%) Windows Phone
9 28 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (0.43%) CentOS
11 14 (0.28%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
13 7 (0.14%) BlackBerry OS
14 6 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.081%) Solaris
15 4 (0.081%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.061%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.061%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1413 (28.60%) MVC
2 1392 (28.18%) TDD
3 1150 (23.28%) OO
4 1107 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 913 (18.48%) Scrum
6 719 (14.55%) E-Commerce
7 578 (11.70%) Software Engineering
8 521 (10.55%) BDD
9 494 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 459 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
11 456 (9.23%) OOP
12 449 (9.09%) Multithreading
13 358 (7.25%) Web Development
14 335 (6.78%) SOA
15 282 (5.71%) iOS Development
16 258 (5.22%) Kanban
17 253 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
18 226 (4.57%) Android Development
19 186 (3.77%) Low Latency
20 166 (3.36%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1959 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 1953 (39.53%) Java
3 1739 (35.20%) C#
4 1396 (28.26%) SQL
5 602 (12.19%) PHP
6 410 (8.30%) Ruby
7 381 (7.71%) C++
8 372 (7.53%) Python
9 276 (5.59%) Objective-C
10 261 (5.28%) T-SQL
11 165 (3.34%) PL/SQL
12 157 (3.18%) Scala
13 150 (3.04%) C
14 94 (1.90%) Perl
15 93 (1.88%) PHP5
16 69 (1.40%) Groovy
17 68 (1.38%) VB.NET
18 58 (1.17%) ActionScript
19 53 (1.07%) R
20 52 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 683 (13.83%) Degree
2 43 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (0.38%) PhD
4 15 (0.30%) MBA
5 14 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.22%) Sun Certification
7 8 (0.16%) MCTS
7 8 (0.16%) MCITP
8 5 (0.10%) HND
9 4 (0.081%) MCP
9 4 (0.081%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.061%) MCSD
11 2 (0.040%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.040%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.020%) GSEC
12 1 (0.020%) CFA
12 1 (0.020%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.020%) MCPD
12 1 (0.020%) MCSE
12 1 (0.020%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (5.47%) QA
2 14 (0.28%) Basel III
3 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.10%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.081%) SLA
6 3 (0.061%) EMIR
6 3 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.040%) WCAG
7 2 (0.040%) WAI
7 2 (0.040%) MiFID
8 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (0.20%) Squid
4 7 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.10%) Varnish
6 4 (0.081%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.081%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.040%) vSphere
8 1 (0.020%) Samba
Systems Management
1 74 (1.50%) Puppet
2 38 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.28%) Vagrant
4 11 (0.22%) Plesk
4 11 (0.22%) HAProxy
5 10 (0.20%) Nagios
6 8 (0.16%) YUM
6 8 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.10%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.10%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.040%) MOM
8 2 (0.040%) Oozie
9 1 (0.020%) Control-M
Vendors
1 614 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 602 (12.19%) Oracle
3 246 (4.98%) Google
4 204 (4.13%) Zend
5 129 (2.61%) JBoss
6 114 (2.31%) TIBCO
6 114 (2.31%) Facebook
7 90 (1.82%) Sitecore
8 88 (1.78%) Sybase
9 75 (1.52%) Adobe
10 64 (1.30%) EPiServer
11 60 (1.21%) Twitter
12 58 (1.17%) DevExpress
13 57 (1.15%) IBM
14 48 (0.97%) hybris
15 45 (0.91%) Endeca
16 43 (0.87%) SAP
17 41 (0.83%) ATG
18 38 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
19 36 (0.73%) Apple
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Salary: £55,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Fantastic Benefits!
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 42 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 53 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bonus/bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
TechRec
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 25 annual leave days + £1.5k Trainin
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum excellent salary + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefit options
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60-80k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE Plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago