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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2237 1933 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.45% 4.72% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 4.93% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2071 1723 1991
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 518 £65,000 +13.04% 90
Hammersmith +1 12 £56,250 -9.27%
Ealing -13 11 £67,500 +10.20%
Hounslow +4 10 £49,000 -18.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 8 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Chiswick -2 7 £67,500 -
Croydon -6 7 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Uxbridge +3 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Twickenham -2 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Bromley +4 2 £40,457 -4.80% 1
Canary Wharf +3 2 £42,500 -52.77%
Surbiton +1 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Wembley - 2 £50,000 -
Docklands, London +14 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Teddington +1 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2026 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1673 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 1534 (35.77%) Java
4 1381 (32.21%) HTML
5 1330 (31.02%) CSS
6 1225 (28.57%) Finance
7 1214 (28.31%) C#
8 1173 (27.36%) TDD
9 1145 (26.70%) SQL
10 1135 (26.47%) .NET
11 952 (22.20%) MVC
12 912 (21.27%) OO
13 828 (19.31%) jQuery
14 810 (18.89%) SQL Server
15 789 (18.40%) AngularJS
16 682 (15.90%) Web Services
17 664 (15.49%) HTML5
18 640 (14.93%) Spring
19 631 (14.72%) ASP.NET
20 625 (14.58%) E-Commerce
21 575 (13.41%) Scrum
22 571 (13.32%) Degree
23 561 (13.08%) Git (software)
24 512 (11.94%) Software Engineering
25 506 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
26 501 (11.68%) XML
27 488 (11.38%) CSS3
28 477 (11.12%) Front End Development
29 473 (11.03%) JSON
30 459 (10.70%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 409 (9.54%) Node.js
2 187 (4.36%) Apache
3 185 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
4 173 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 148 (3.45%) CMS
6 88 (2.05%) Apache Solr
7 63 (1.47%) Drupal
8 58 (1.35%) Umbraco
9 56 (1.31%) Apache Spark
10 54 (1.26%) WordPress
11 48 (1.12%) IIS
11 48 (1.12%) SharePoint
12 47 (1.10%) Jetty
13 44 (1.03%) JBoss
14 32 (0.75%) Mule
15 30 (0.70%) WebLogic
16 25 (0.58%) GlassFish
17 24 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
17 24 (0.56%) WebSphere
18 22 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 182 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 69 (1.61%) Photoshop
3 33 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.28%) MS Office
5 8 (0.19%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.070%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.047%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.047%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.047%) MS Project
9 2 (0.047%) SPSS
10 1 (0.023%) GIMP
10 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.35%) Magento
5 12 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.14%) LatentZero
8 6 (0.14%) thinkFolio
9 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.12%) MetaTrader
10 4 (0.093%) Findur
10 4 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.093%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 4 (0.093%) SunGard Panorama
11 3 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.070%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 291 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (2.82%) SaaS
4 83 (1.94%) GitHub
5 30 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (0.56%) Heroku
8 20 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 19 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 15 (0.35%) CloudFront
11 12 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.28%) Force.com
11 12 (0.28%) PaaS
12 10 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.16%) Office 365
14 4 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.093%) IaaS
14 4 (0.093%) iPaaS
15 3 (0.070%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.29%) HTTP
2 65 (1.52%) Internet
3 29 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.42%) SMTP
5 14 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 14 (0.33%) Intranet
5 14 (0.33%) LDAP
6 9 (0.21%) SMS
7 8 (0.19%) VoIP
8 7 (0.16%) DNS
9 5 (0.12%) Firewall
9 5 (0.12%) Network Security
9 5 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.093%) FTP
10 4 (0.093%) Multicast
10 4 (0.093%) Skype
10 4 (0.093%) SSL
10 4 (0.093%) VPN
11 3 (0.070%) Broadband
11 3 (0.070%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 810 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 427 (9.96%) NoSQL
3 414 (9.65%) MySQL
4 309 (7.21%) MongoDB
5 287 (6.69%) Relational Database
6 282 (6.58%) Big Data
7 259 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 240 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 178 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
10 177 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 158 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 147 (3.43%) RDBMS
13 136 (3.17%) Hadoop
14 99 (2.31%) Redis
15 95 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
16 87 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
17 86 (2.01%) Oracle Database
18 82 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
19 64 (1.49%) OLAP
20 55 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 561 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 269 (6.27%) Subversion
3 264 (6.16%) Maven
4 195 (4.55%) JUnit
5 167 (3.89%) Visual Studio
6 159 (3.71%) Jenkins
7 154 (3.59%) JIRA
8 143 (3.33%) Grunt
9 129 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 126 (2.94%) Selenium
11 124 (2.89%) Gradle
12 108 (2.52%) Jasmine
12 108 (2.52%) TeamCity
13 93 (2.17%) Eclipse
14 89 (2.08%) gulp
15 82 (1.91%) Ant
16 77 (1.80%) NUnit
17 75 (1.75%) Xcode
18 74 (1.73%) Cucumber
19 62 (1.45%) Mockito
General
1 1225 (28.57%) Finance
2 431 (10.05%) Banking
3 236 (5.50%) Marketing
4 210 (4.90%) Retail
5 202 (4.71%) Front Office
6 184 (4.29%) Games
7 161 (3.75%) Investment Banking
8 130 (3.03%) Law
9 117 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 84 (1.96%) Back Office
11 75 (1.75%) Financial Institution
12 60 (1.40%) Advertising
13 52 (1.21%) Publishing
14 37 (0.86%) Legal
15 24 (0.56%) Electronics
16 22 (0.51%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.23%) International Banking
18 8 (0.19%) Automotive
18 8 (0.19%) Online Betting
19 7 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1381 (32.21%) HTML
2 1330 (31.02%) CSS
3 1135 (26.47%) .NET
4 828 (19.31%) jQuery
5 789 (18.40%) AngularJS
6 682 (15.90%) Web Services
7 664 (15.49%) HTML5
8 640 (14.93%) Spring
9 631 (14.72%) ASP.NET
10 501 (11.68%) XML
11 488 (11.38%) CSS3
12 473 (11.03%) JSON
13 415 (9.68%) REST
14 374 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 367 (8.56%) RESTful
16 318 (7.42%) Hibernate
17 290 (6.76%) WCF
18 279 (6.51%) Ajax
19 271 (6.32%) SOAP
20 240 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 433 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 399 (9.31%) User Experience
3 313 (7.30%) Mobile App
4 254 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 162 (3.78%) Mathematics
6 143 (3.33%) Fintech
7 140 (3.26%) Derivative
8 135 (3.15%) Algorithms
9 122 (2.85%) Equities
10 120 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 110 (2.57%) Hedge funds
12 109 (2.54%) Data Structures
13 86 (2.01%) Visualisation
14 77 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
15 60 (1.40%) N-Tier
16 59 (1.38%) Digital Media
17 55 (1.28%) Data Integration
18 49 (1.14%) Fixed Income
18 49 (1.14%) iPad
19 48 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 459 (10.70%) Linux
2 359 (8.37%) Apple iOS
3 347 (8.09%) Windows
4 326 (7.60%) Android
5 250 (5.83%) Unix
6 52 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
7 35 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 32 (0.75%) Windows Server
9 27 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 24 (0.56%) Windows Phone
11 21 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.28%) CentOS
14 11 (0.26%) Solaris
14 11 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
14 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.12%) AIX
15 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.070%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.070%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2026 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1173 (27.36%) TDD
3 952 (22.20%) MVC
4 912 (21.27%) OO
5 625 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 575 (13.41%) Scrum
7 512 (11.94%) Software Engineering
8 506 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
9 477 (11.12%) Front End Development
10 410 (9.56%) BDD
11 409 (9.54%) Multithreading
12 337 (7.86%) Mentoring
13 316 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 308 (7.18%) SOA
15 305 (7.11%) Unit Testing
16 300 (7.00%) OOP
17 296 (6.90%) Analytics
18 280 (6.53%) iOS Development
19 278 (6.48%) Web Development
20 272 (6.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1673 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 1534 (35.77%) Java
3 1214 (28.31%) C#
4 1145 (26.70%) SQL
5 440 (10.26%) PHP
6 368 (8.58%) Python
7 324 (7.56%) C++
8 275 (6.41%) Scala
9 218 (5.08%) Objective-C
9 218 (5.08%) T-SQL
10 174 (4.06%) Ruby
11 135 (3.15%) Apple Swift
12 115 (2.68%) PL/SQL
13 100 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 68 (1.59%) Groovy
15 61 (1.42%) C
16 59 (1.38%) Perl
17 55 (1.28%) Go
18 54 (1.26%) Shell Script
19 48 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 571 (13.32%) Degree
2 44 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (0.56%) PhD
4 16 (0.37%) OCP
4 16 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (0.26%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.070%) CSSLP
7 3 (0.070%) MCSE
7 3 (0.070%) SAP Certification
7 3 (0.070%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.070%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.047%) MBA
8 2 (0.047%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.047%) MCSA
9 1 (0.023%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.023%) CISSP
9 1 (0.023%) GIAC
9 1 (0.023%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.023%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (3.75%) QA
2 31 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.37%) MiFID
4 10 (0.23%) WCAG
5 8 (0.19%) SLA
5 8 (0.19%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.093%) SEPA
8 3 (0.070%) Basel III
9 2 (0.047%) SDET
10 1 (0.023%) GCP
System Software
1 89 (2.08%) Docker
2 29 (0.68%) Varnish
3 15 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (0.19%) HDFS
5 7 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.14%) Cronacle
6 6 (0.14%) vCloud
7 5 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.070%) iptables
9 2 (0.047%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.047%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.047%) LXC
9 2 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.047%) vSphere
9 2 (0.047%) XenApp
10 1 (0.023%) Firmware
10 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 53 (1.24%) Puppet
2 43 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (0.91%) Ansible
4 25 (0.58%) Kibana
5 22 (0.51%) Salt
6 21 (0.49%) logstash
7 11 (0.26%) Grafana
7 11 (0.26%) StatsD
8 7 (0.16%) Pingdom
8 7 (0.16%) TeamSite
8 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 5 (0.12%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.12%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.093%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.093%) SCCM
11 4 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.093%) WMI
12 3 (0.070%) Ambari
12 3 (0.070%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 449 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 372 (8.68%) Oracle
3 131 (3.06%) Google
4 89 (2.08%) Zend
5 83 (1.94%) Apple
6 80 (1.87%) Twitter
7 75 (1.75%) Adobe
8 55 (1.28%) hybris
9 48 (1.12%) SAP
10 47 (1.10%) Facebook
11 43 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 41 (0.96%) Informatica
12 41 (0.96%) Tableau
13 39 (0.91%) Sybase
14 34 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 32 (0.75%) IBM
16 26 (0.61%) Sitecore
17 22 (0.51%) EPiServer
18 19 (0.44%) Yahoo!
19 17 (0.40%) Cognos
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 12.5% bonus (CPB)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Remarkable Benefits/Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago