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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1982 2306 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.71% 5.28% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 5.63% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2024 2075
Average salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
(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 -1 481 £60,000 - 77
Kingston Upon Thames +4 19 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Wimbledon +9 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Croydon 0 8 £53,750 +22.15% 2
Mayfair +1 7 £62,500 -30.55%
Teddington +2 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Surbiton -2 6 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Docklands, London -6 4 £56,250 -2.17%
Uxbridge - 4 £45,000 - 2
Hammersmith - 4 £66,000 -
Feltham - 4 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +19 3 £79,000 -
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Bromley +11 2 £46,250 -19.56%
Ealing +2 2 £61,250 -
Sidcup - 2 £43,500 -
Twickenham -9 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Hayes - 1 - -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2069 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1649 (40.36%) JavaScript
3 1433 (35.07%) .NET
4 1395 (34.14%) Java
5 1374 (33.63%) HTML
6 1369 (33.50%) C#
7 1294 (31.67%) TDD
8 1242 (30.40%) CSS
9 1221 (29.88%) MVC
10 1168 (28.59%) SQL
11 955 (23.37%) Finance
12 880 (21.54%) SQL Server
12 880 (21.54%) OO
13 873 (21.37%) jQuery
14 800 (19.58%) ASP.NET
15 739 (18.09%) Scrum
16 636 (15.57%) Spring
17 626 (15.32%) Web Services
18 621 (15.20%) Git (software)
19 608 (14.88%) E-Commerce
20 579 (14.17%) XML
21 555 (13.58%) PHP
22 541 (13.24%) Microsoft
22 541 (13.24%) HTML5
23 539 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
24 526 (12.87%) BDD
25 502 (12.29%) MySQL
26 494 (12.09%) Degree
27 486 (11.89%) AngularJS
28 480 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 240 (5.87%) Node.js
2 222 (5.43%) CMS
3 178 (4.36%) Apache
4 173 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 154 (3.77%) Apache Solr
6 124 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 116 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 96 (2.35%) IIS
9 82 (2.01%) Drupal
10 61 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 57 (1.40%) Umbraco
11 57 (1.40%) WordPress
12 55 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 54 (1.32%) nginx
13 54 (1.32%) JBoss
14 52 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 44 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
16 36 (0.88%) WebSphere
16 36 (0.88%) Confluence
17 31 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 229 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 28 (0.69%) MS Office
4 23 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (0.47%) InDesign
6 16 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 15 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.098%) HipChat
9 2 (0.049%) Maya
9 2 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.024%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.024%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.024%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 41 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
3 20 (0.49%) Magento
4 8 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.12%) ReMetrica
8 4 (0.098%) osCommerce
8 4 (0.098%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.098%) RMDS
8 4 (0.098%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.098%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.073%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.049%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.049%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 115 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (2.25%) GitHub
3 58 (1.42%) SaaS
4 57 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.32%) PaaS
7 11 (0.27%) Trello
8 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.12%) Force.com
10 4 (0.098%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.073%) Heroku
11 3 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.073%) IaaS
11 3 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.049%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.049%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.024%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 139 (3.40%) Internet
2 86 (2.10%) HTTP
3 33 (0.81%) Broadband
4 24 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 22 (0.54%) SSL
6 18 (0.44%) Intranet
7 12 (0.29%) VPN
7 12 (0.29%) LDAP
8 11 (0.27%) DNS
9 7 (0.17%) Extranet
10 6 (0.15%) AMQP
11 5 (0.12%) Firewall
11 5 (0.12%) SNMP
11 5 (0.12%) GSM
12 4 (0.098%) SMTP
12 4 (0.098%) RTP
12 4 (0.098%) SS7
12 4 (0.098%) TCAP
12 4 (0.098%) INAP
12 4 (0.098%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 880 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 502 (12.29%) MySQL
3 305 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 268 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 259 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 219 (5.36%) Big Data
7 204 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 191 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 171 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
10 170 (4.16%) Relational Database
11 116 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 108 (2.64%) Hadoop
13 95 (2.33%) Oracle Database
13 95 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 91 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 74 (1.81%) Redis
16 60 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
17 59 (1.44%) RDBMS
18 50 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
19 46 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 621 (15.20%) Git (software)
2 400 (9.79%) Subversion
3 215 (5.26%) Maven
4 193 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 168 (4.11%) JUnit
5 168 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 140 (3.43%) Selenium
7 133 (3.26%) TeamCity
7 133 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 128 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 124 (3.03%) NUnit
10 117 (2.86%) JIRA
11 99 (2.42%) Ant
12 91 (2.23%) Cucumber
13 77 (1.88%) Xcode
14 74 (1.81%) PHPUnit
15 70 (1.71%) Jasmine
16 59 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
16 59 (1.44%) SpecFlow
17 56 (1.37%) Grunt
General
1 955 (23.37%) Finance
2 296 (7.24%) Banking
3 197 (4.82%) Marketing
4 187 (4.58%) Retail
5 159 (3.89%) Telecoms
6 144 (3.52%) Front Office
7 140 (3.43%) Games
8 139 (3.40%) Advertising
9 120 (2.94%) Investment Banking
10 81 (1.98%) Publishing
11 77 (1.88%) Legal
12 76 (1.86%) Law
13 55 (1.35%) Back Office
13 55 (1.35%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.95%) Automotive
15 32 (0.78%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.47%) Manufacturing
17 16 (0.39%) French Language
18 15 (0.37%) Aerospace
19 13 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1433 (35.07%) .NET
2 1374 (33.63%) HTML
3 1242 (30.40%) CSS
4 873 (21.37%) jQuery
5 800 (19.58%) ASP.NET
6 636 (15.57%) Spring
7 626 (15.32%) Web Services
8 579 (14.17%) XML
9 541 (13.24%) HTML5
10 486 (11.89%) AngularJS
11 480 (11.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 442 (10.82%) .NET Framework
13 385 (9.42%) Hibernate
14 383 (9.37%) REST
15 362 (8.86%) CSS3
16 359 (8.79%) Ajax
17 346 (8.47%) WCF
18 327 (8.00%) JSON
19 293 (7.17%) RESTful
20 280 (6.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 349 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 324 (7.93%) Open Source
3 294 (7.20%) User Experience
4 259 (6.34%) Mobile App
5 233 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 110 (2.69%) iPhone
8 104 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 94 (2.30%) Derivative
10 87 (2.13%) Hedge funds
11 78 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 71 (1.74%) Visualisation
13 67 (1.64%) Mathematics
14 62 (1.52%) Digital Media
15 60 (1.47%) Equities
15 60 (1.47%) Fixed Income
16 59 (1.44%) Blog
16 59 (1.44%) Data Structures
17 52 (1.27%) iPad
17 52 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 369 (9.03%) Linux
2 321 (7.86%) Android
3 294 (7.20%) Windows
4 281 (6.88%) Apple iOS
5 233 (5.70%) UNIX
6 43 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 33 (0.81%) Windows Phone
8 32 (0.78%) Debian
9 31 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
10 28 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.51%) CentOS
12 19 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.37%) Solaris
15 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 13 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
16 9 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.098%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2069 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1294 (31.67%) TDD
3 1221 (29.88%) MVC
4 880 (21.54%) OO
5 739 (18.09%) Scrum
6 608 (14.88%) E-Commerce
7 539 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
8 526 (12.87%) BDD
9 412 (10.08%) Software Engineering
10 397 (9.72%) Mentoring
11 391 (9.57%) Multithreading
12 368 (9.01%) OOP
13 309 (7.56%) Unit Testing
14 269 (6.58%) Web Development
15 254 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
16 216 (5.29%) Android Development
17 215 (5.26%) SOA
18 206 (5.04%) iOS Development
19 171 (4.19%) OOD
20 160 (3.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1649 (40.36%) JavaScript
2 1395 (34.14%) Java
3 1369 (33.50%) C#
4 1168 (28.59%) SQL
5 555 (13.58%) PHP
6 307 (7.51%) C++
7 301 (7.37%) Python
8 270 (6.61%) T-SQL
9 169 (4.14%) Ruby
10 161 (3.94%) Scala
11 158 (3.87%) Objective-C
12 107 (2.62%) PHP5
13 96 (2.35%) C
14 82 (2.01%) Perl
15 76 (1.86%) PL/SQL
16 71 (1.74%) Groovy
17 67 (1.64%) VB.NET
18 58 (1.42%) Shell Script
19 52 (1.27%) Bash Shell
20 45 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 494 (12.09%) Degree
2 60 (1.47%) VCP4
2 60 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (0.64%) PhD
4 24 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.42%) MCSD
6 8 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.15%) MCPD
7 6 (0.15%) CSSLP
8 3 (0.073%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.049%) MCP
9 2 (0.049%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.049%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.049%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.024%) AAT
10 1 (0.024%) MCTS
10 1 (0.024%) CFA
10 1 (0.024%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (4.58%) QA
2 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.12%) WCAG
4 4 (0.098%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.073%) SLA
5 3 (0.073%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.024%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.34%) Docker
2 12 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.22%) Firmware
4 8 (0.20%) Varnish
5 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.073%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.049%) HDFS
9 1 (0.024%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 46 (1.13%) Puppet
2 38 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.71%) logstash
4 25 (0.61%) StatsD
5 21 (0.51%) Kibana
6 14 (0.34%) Ansible
7 12 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
8 10 (0.24%) Graphite
9 9 (0.22%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.17%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.098%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.073%) Nagios
13 2 (0.049%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.024%) cPanel
14 1 (0.024%) Netcool
Vendors
1 541 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 306 (7.49%) Oracle
3 188 (4.60%) Zend
4 115 (2.81%) Google
5 90 (2.20%) hybris
6 76 (1.86%) Facebook
7 73 (1.79%) TIBCO
8 56 (1.37%) Endeca
9 55 (1.35%) Sybase
10 52 (1.27%) Adobe
10 52 (1.27%) ATG
11 50 (1.22%) Twitter
12 41 (1.00%) Demandware
13 38 (0.93%) Intershop
14 32 (0.78%) New Relic
15 31 (0.76%) Apple
16 29 (0.71%) Informatica
16 29 (0.71%) Cognos
17 27 (0.66%) Sitecore
18 26 (0.64%) Xamarin
London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + 28 days holiday(+BH) +pension +healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10-15% bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago