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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2301 2210 2661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.44% 4.94% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 5.16% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1907 2310
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +19 482 £62,500 +4.16% 94
Hammersmith +12 17 £57,500 +9.52%
Ealing +3 12 £67,500 +12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Canary Wharf +11 6 £55,000 -20.86%
Twickenham +6 6 £35,609 -40.65%
Croydon -3 6 £50,000 - 1
Mayfair -6 5 £52,500 -16.00%
Brentford +4 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Teddington -7 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Chiswick -4 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Docklands, London +25 2 £58,750 +11.90%
Bromley 0 2 £40,457 -19.08%
Westminster -2 2 £49,808 -0.38%
Clapham - 2 £61,250 -
Romford - 2 £70,000 -
Surbiton -1 1 £42,500 -17.07% 2
Hounslow -9 1 £49,000 -18.33%
Wimbledon -17 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Orpington - 1 £60,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £45,000 -
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 £55,000 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 2153 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1735 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 1552 (34.63%) Java
4 1366 (30.48%) CSS
5 1359 (30.32%) HTML
6 1357 (30.28%) TDD
7 1219 (27.20%) Finance
8 1194 (26.64%) C#
9 1148 (25.61%) .NET
10 1120 (24.99%) SQL
11 964 (21.51%) MVC
12 879 (19.61%) AngularJS
13 867 (19.34%) SQL Server
14 798 (17.80%) jQuery
15 783 (17.47%) OO
16 730 (16.29%) Scrum
17 717 (16.00%) Git (software)
18 681 (15.19%) HTML5
19 623 (13.90%) Web Services
20 620 (13.83%) E-Commerce
21 615 (13.72%) Spring
22 579 (12.92%) BDD
22 579 (12.92%) Degree
23 569 (12.70%) ASP.NET
24 550 (12.27%) PHP
25 547 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
26 529 (11.80%) MySQL
27 520 (11.60%) Software Engineering
28 500 (11.16%) Front End Development
29 493 (11.00%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 425 (9.48%) Node.js
2 180 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 169 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 164 (3.66%) Apache
5 111 (2.48%) CMS
6 70 (1.56%) Apache Solr
7 69 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 61 (1.36%) Jetty
9 57 (1.27%) JBoss
10 55 (1.23%) Apache Spark
11 51 (1.14%) IIS
12 49 (1.09%) Umbraco
13 48 (1.07%) WordPress
14 42 (0.94%) WebSphere
15 39 (0.87%) Drupal
15 39 (0.87%) Mule
16 38 (0.85%) nginx
17 34 (0.76%) Confluence
18 29 (0.65%) WebLogic
19 26 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 207 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 36 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.33%) Gliffy
4 15 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.089%) MS Office
7 3 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.045%) GIMP
8 2 (0.045%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.045%) MS Project
8 2 (0.045%) SPSS
9 1 (0.022%) HipChat
9 1 (0.022%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.022%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 37 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 16 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (0.27%) Magento
6 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.089%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.089%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 3 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.067%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 2 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.045%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.045%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.045%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.045%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 343 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 142 (3.17%) SaaS
4 114 (2.54%) GitHub
5 41 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.45%) Heroku
9 18 (0.40%) CloudFront
10 16 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (0.25%) Force.com
13 11 (0.25%) PaaS
14 10 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (0.22%) Office 365
15 6 (0.13%) IaaS
16 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.11%) Veeva
17 4 (0.089%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 71 (1.58%) HTTP
2 59 (1.32%) Internet
3 32 (0.71%) SMTP
4 15 (0.33%) Intranet
4 15 (0.33%) VoIP
5 14 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.29%) LDAP
7 11 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.22%) FTP
9 8 (0.18%) SSH
10 7 (0.16%) ATM
10 7 (0.16%) Broadband
10 7 (0.16%) SMS
11 6 (0.13%) Firewall
11 6 (0.13%) NFC
12 5 (0.11%) iBeacon
12 5 (0.11%) SSL
13 4 (0.089%) DNS
13 4 (0.089%) Multicast
13 4 (0.089%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (19.34%) SQL Server
2 529 (11.80%) MySQL
3 408 (9.10%) NoSQL
4 330 (7.36%) Relational Database
5 274 (6.11%) MongoDB
6 259 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 247 (5.51%) Big Data
8 213 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
9 203 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 166 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 151 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
12 148 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 144 (3.21%) Hadoop
14 132 (2.95%) RDBMS
15 93 (2.07%) Redis
16 91 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
16 91 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
17 86 (1.92%) Oracle Database
18 50 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
19 48 (1.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 717 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 305 (6.80%) Maven
3 280 (6.25%) Subversion
4 258 (5.76%) Jenkins
5 255 (5.69%) JUnit
6 174 (3.88%) Gradle
7 164 (3.66%) Cucumber
7 164 (3.66%) Grunt
7 164 (3.66%) JIRA
8 163 (3.64%) Visual Studio
9 159 (3.55%) Selenium
10 128 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 128 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 118 (2.63%) TeamCity
12 117 (2.61%) Mockito
13 107 (2.39%) gulp
13 107 (2.39%) Xcode
14 86 (1.92%) Eclipse
15 78 (1.74%) Ant
16 71 (1.58%) NUnit
General
1 1219 (27.20%) Finance
2 441 (9.84%) Banking
3 239 (5.33%) Marketing
4 203 (4.53%) Retail
5 192 (4.28%) Front Office
6 183 (4.08%) Games
7 165 (3.68%) Investment Banking
8 135 (3.01%) Advertising
9 118 (2.63%) Law
10 97 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 92 (2.05%) Back Office
12 71 (1.58%) Publishing
13 65 (1.45%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.76%) Legal
15 25 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.54%) Electronics
17 10 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.18%) Automotive
19 7 (0.16%) French Language
19 7 (0.16%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1366 (30.48%) CSS
2 1359 (30.32%) HTML
3 1148 (25.61%) .NET
4 879 (19.61%) AngularJS
5 798 (17.80%) jQuery
6 681 (15.19%) HTML5
7 623 (13.90%) Web Services
8 615 (13.72%) Spring
9 569 (12.70%) ASP.NET
10 493 (11.00%) CSS3
11 465 (10.37%) XML
12 460 (10.26%) REST
13 451 (10.06%) JSON
14 412 (9.19%) RESTful
15 357 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 316 (7.05%) SOAP
17 290 (6.47%) Hibernate
18 287 (6.40%) WCF
19 279 (6.22%) Ajax
20 250 (5.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 448 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 403 (8.99%) User Experience
3 313 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 270 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 174 (3.88%) Mathematics
6 165 (3.68%) Fintech
7 121 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 112 (2.50%) Hedge funds
9 110 (2.45%) Algorithms
10 108 (2.41%) Equities
11 101 (2.25%) Derivative
12 86 (1.92%) Data Structures
12 86 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
13 72 (1.61%) Visualisation
14 60 (1.34%) Blog
14 60 (1.34%) Fixed Income
15 55 (1.23%) Data Integration
16 53 (1.18%) Digital Media
17 51 (1.14%) N-Tier
18 50 (1.12%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 429 (9.57%) Linux
2 399 (8.90%) Apple iOS
3 356 (7.94%) Android
4 334 (7.45%) Windows
5 245 (5.47%) Unix
6 55 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
7 32 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 28 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 23 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 20 (0.45%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.29%) CentOS
12 11 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.089%) AIX
17 3 (0.067%) Solaris
17 3 (0.067%) Windows Phone 7
17 3 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2153 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1357 (30.28%) TDD
3 964 (21.51%) MVC
4 783 (17.47%) OO
5 730 (16.29%) Scrum
6 620 (13.83%) E-Commerce
7 579 (12.92%) BDD
8 547 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 520 (11.60%) Software Engineering
10 500 (11.16%) Front End Development
11 448 (10.00%) Web Development
12 387 (8.63%) Unit Testing
13 361 (8.05%) Mentoring
14 342 (7.63%) Multithreading
15 334 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
16 328 (7.32%) iOS Development
17 312 (6.96%) SOA
18 308 (6.87%) OOP
19 277 (6.18%) Analytics
20 275 (6.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1735 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 1552 (34.63%) Java
3 1194 (26.64%) C#
4 1120 (24.99%) SQL
5 550 (12.27%) PHP
6 443 (9.88%) Python
7 323 (7.21%) C++
8 284 (6.34%) T-SQL
9 270 (6.02%) Objective-C
10 253 (5.64%) Scala
11 245 (5.47%) Ruby
12 191 (4.26%) Apple Swift
13 124 (2.77%) PL/SQL
14 112 (2.50%) VB.NET
15 81 (1.81%) C
16 69 (1.54%) Groovy
17 61 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 61 (1.36%) Go
18 50 (1.12%) Perl
19 48 (1.07%) ES6
Qualifications
1 579 (12.92%) Degree
2 32 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (0.60%) PhD
4 15 (0.33%) OCP
4 15 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.13%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.11%) MBA
9 3 (0.067%) CSSLP
9 3 (0.067%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.067%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.045%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.045%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.022%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.022%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (3.46%) QA
2 27 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.29%) MiFID
4 8 (0.18%) SLA
4 8 (0.18%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.16%) WCAG
6 4 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.089%) SEPA
7 3 (0.067%) Basel III
7 3 (0.067%) WAI
System Software
1 89 (1.99%) Docker
2 22 (0.49%) Varnish
3 16 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.31%) HDFS
5 8 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.089%) Cronacle
6 4 (0.089%) vCloud
7 2 (0.045%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.045%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.022%) Firmware
8 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.022%) KVM
8 1 (0.022%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.022%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (2.14%) Puppet
2 49 (1.09%) Ansible
3 30 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.47%) Salt
5 20 (0.45%) Kibana
6 18 (0.40%) logstash
7 13 (0.29%) Control-M
8 6 (0.13%) Grafana
8 6 (0.13%) StatsD
9 5 (0.11%) Ambari
10 4 (0.089%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.089%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.089%) TeamSite
11 3 (0.067%) CloudHub
12 2 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.045%) Mesos
13 1 (0.022%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.022%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.022%) Nagios
13 1 (0.022%) Packer
Vendors
1 443 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 392 (8.75%) Oracle
3 118 (2.63%) Google
4 103 (2.30%) Zend
5 65 (1.45%) Twitter
6 62 (1.38%) Adobe
7 56 (1.25%) Apple
8 49 (1.09%) Tableau
9 48 (1.07%) hybris
10 41 (0.91%) Facebook
11 40 (0.89%) IBM
12 39 (0.87%) SAP
13 37 (0.83%) Informatica
13 37 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (0.83%) Xamarin
14 30 (0.67%) Sitecore
15 29 (0.65%) EPiServer
16 28 (0.62%) StreamBase
17 18 (0.40%) TIBCO
17 18 (0.40%) WorldPay
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Annual Bonus 15%, Tech allowance £20
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Highly Competitive Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and pensions
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on experience.
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago