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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 53 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2033 2460 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.59% 5.42% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 5.77% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2139 2188
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 -4 517 £57,500 -4.16% 80
Uxbridge -2 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surbiton +3 11 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -13 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Docklands, London -16 6 £56,250 -2.17%
Croydon -5 5 £53,750 +6.43% 1
Hammersmith -7 5 £62,000 +35.51%
Dagenham - 4 £52,500 -
Twickenham -5 3 £55,000 -
Teddington -6 3 £55,000 -
Enfield - 3 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +29 2 £76,250 -
Wimbledon -18 2 £52,500 -8.69%
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 - 1
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Coulsdon +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Mayfair -2 1 £50,000 -44.44%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2173 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1836 (42.28%) JavaScript
3 1545 (35.58%) HTML
4 1530 (35.24%) .NET
5 1490 (34.32%) C#
6 1413 (32.54%) CSS
7 1365 (31.44%) TDD
8 1361 (31.35%) Java
9 1320 (30.40%) MVC
10 1277 (29.41%) SQL
11 1072 (24.69%) OO
12 1024 (23.58%) jQuery
13 1004 (23.12%) SQL Server
14 980 (22.57%) Finance
15 920 (21.19%) ASP.NET
16 831 (19.14%) Scrum
17 692 (15.94%) Web Services
18 675 (15.55%) HTML5
19 660 (15.20%) Git (software)
20 657 (15.13%) E-Commerce
21 617 (14.21%) PHP
22 598 (13.77%) Spring
23 597 (13.75%) XML
23 597 (13.75%) Microsoft
24 580 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
25 567 (13.06%) BDD
26 559 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
27 513 (11.81%) Degree
28 509 (11.72%) MySQL
29 508 (11.70%) AngularJS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 261 (6.01%) Node.js
2 172 (3.96%) CMS
3 171 (3.94%) Apache Solr
4 159 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 152 (3.50%) Apache
6 150 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 113 (2.60%) IIS
8 112 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 78 (1.80%) nginx
10 77 (1.77%) Drupal
11 76 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 76 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 66 (1.52%) JBoss
13 57 (1.31%) WordPress
14 49 (1.13%) Umbraco
15 46 (1.06%) WebLogic
16 45 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
17 36 (0.83%) MQSeries
18 32 (0.74%) WebSphere
19 30 (0.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 290 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.78%) MS Office
4 26 (0.60%) InDesign
5 15 (0.35%) InfoPath
6 14 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.30%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.12%) Maya
9 2 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 43 (0.99%) Sophis RISQUE
2 39 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (0.67%) Magento
4 11 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
8 5 (0.12%) SAP R/3
8 5 (0.12%) osCommerce
9 4 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.092%) ReMetrica
10 3 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.069%) Summit
11 2 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.046%) Oracle HRMS
11 2 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.046%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (2.53%) GitHub
3 72 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (1.27%) SaaS
5 53 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.51%) Trello
7 12 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.16%) Office 365
8 7 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.14%) PaaS
10 4 (0.092%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.092%) Force.com
11 3 (0.069%) Heroku
11 3 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.069%) IaaS
12 2 (0.046%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.046%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.023%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.023%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.023%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.62%) Internet
2 78 (1.80%) HTTP
3 38 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.69%) Intranet
5 24 (0.55%) SSL
5 24 (0.55%) Broadband
6 17 (0.39%) DNS
7 9 (0.21%) Extranet
8 8 (0.18%) SNMP
8 8 (0.18%) Firewall
9 7 (0.16%) GSM
10 6 (0.14%) LDAP
10 6 (0.14%) VPN
10 6 (0.14%) RTP
10 6 (0.14%) SS7
10 6 (0.14%) TCAP
10 6 (0.14%) INAP
10 6 (0.14%) DAB
10 6 (0.14%) VLAN
10 6 (0.14%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1004 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 509 (11.72%) MySQL
3 294 (6.77%) MongoDB
3 294 (6.77%) NoSQL
4 290 (6.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 215 (4.95%) Big Data
6 206 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 200 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 196 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
8 196 (4.51%) Relational Database
9 142 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 139 (3.20%) Hadoop
11 104 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 99 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 88 (2.03%) Oracle Database
14 72 (1.66%) Redis
15 52 (1.20%) RDBMS
16 50 (1.15%) QlikView
17 41 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
18 40 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 660 (15.20%) Git (software)
2 414 (9.53%) Subversion
3 194 (4.47%) Maven
3 194 (4.47%) Visual Studio
4 184 (4.24%) Selenium
5 178 (4.10%) Jenkins
6 177 (4.08%) TeamCity
7 176 (4.05%) JUnit
8 166 (3.82%) NUnit
9 147 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 144 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 130 (2.99%) JIRA
12 106 (2.44%) Jasmine
13 105 (2.42%) Eclipse
14 99 (2.28%) Rhino Mocks
15 73 (1.68%) Xcode
16 72 (1.66%) PHPUnit
17 70 (1.61%) SpecFlow
18 67 (1.54%) Ant
19 63 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 980 (22.57%) Finance
2 333 (7.67%) Banking
3 213 (4.91%) Retail
4 188 (4.33%) Marketing
5 170 (3.92%) Front Office
6 159 (3.66%) Advertising
7 149 (3.43%) Investment Banking
8 146 (3.36%) Games
9 140 (3.22%) Telecoms
10 85 (1.96%) Law
11 83 (1.91%) Publishing
12 67 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 57 (1.31%) Back Office
14 54 (1.24%) Legal
15 25 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.55%) French Language
17 21 (0.48%) Online Betting
17 21 (0.48%) Automotive
18 12 (0.28%) Music Industry
19 11 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1545 (35.58%) HTML
2 1530 (35.24%) .NET
3 1413 (32.54%) CSS
4 1024 (23.58%) jQuery
5 920 (21.19%) ASP.NET
6 692 (15.94%) Web Services
7 675 (15.55%) HTML5
8 598 (13.77%) Spring
9 597 (13.75%) XML
10 559 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 508 (11.70%) AngularJS
12 481 (11.08%) .NET Framework
13 470 (10.82%) CSS3
14 439 (10.11%) REST
15 413 (9.51%) Ajax
16 387 (8.91%) WCF
17 382 (8.80%) Hibernate
18 367 (8.45%) JSON
19 318 (7.32%) RESTful
20 287 (6.61%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 377 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 367 (8.45%) User Experience
3 361 (8.31%) Open Source
4 271 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
5 218 (5.02%) Mobile App
6 139 (3.20%) iPhone
7 136 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 127 (2.92%) Algorithms
9 112 (2.58%) Derivative
10 95 (2.19%) Hedge funds
11 82 (1.89%) Visualisation
12 76 (1.75%) Fixed Income
13 72 (1.66%) Mathematics
14 69 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
15 61 (1.40%) Equities
16 60 (1.38%) iPad
17 58 (1.34%) Blog
18 56 (1.29%) Digital Media
19 54 (1.24%) Client/Server
20 50 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 435 (10.02%) Linux
2 361 (8.31%) Windows
3 282 (6.49%) Android
4 254 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 240 (5.53%) UNIX
6 39 (0.90%) Windows Phone
7 37 (0.85%) Debian
8 31 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 28 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 22 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 18 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 18 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
12 17 (0.39%) CentOS
13 15 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.32%) Solaris
15 10 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.12%) Tizen
17 4 (0.092%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2173 (50.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1365 (31.44%) TDD
3 1320 (30.40%) MVC
4 1072 (24.69%) OO
5 831 (19.14%) Scrum
6 657 (15.13%) E-Commerce
7 580 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
8 567 (13.06%) BDD
9 489 (11.26%) Software Engineering
10 440 (10.13%) OOP
11 433 (9.97%) Mentoring
12 412 (9.49%) Multithreading
13 359 (8.27%) Unit Testing
14 308 (7.09%) Web Development
15 280 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
16 265 (6.10%) SOA
17 215 (4.95%) iOS Development
18 192 (4.42%) Pair Programming
19 183 (4.21%) Android Development
20 172 (3.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1836 (42.28%) JavaScript
2 1490 (34.32%) C#
3 1361 (31.35%) Java
4 1277 (29.41%) SQL
5 617 (14.21%) PHP
6 346 (7.97%) Python
7 337 (7.76%) C++
8 295 (6.79%) T-SQL
9 217 (5.00%) Ruby
10 181 (4.17%) Objective-C
11 135 (3.11%) PHP5
12 120 (2.76%) C
13 94 (2.16%) Perl
14 91 (2.10%) Scala
15 87 (2.00%) VB.NET
16 86 (1.98%) PL/SQL
17 50 (1.15%) Groovy
17 50 (1.15%) Bash Shell
18 49 (1.13%) VB
19 48 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 513 (11.81%) Degree
2 62 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (0.64%) PhD
4 22 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.35%) MCSD
6 7 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.12%) CCA
7 5 (0.12%) MCPD
8 4 (0.092%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.069%) MCP
10 2 (0.046%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.046%) MCTS
10 2 (0.046%) CSSLP
11 1 (0.023%) AAT
11 1 (0.023%) MCITP
11 1 (0.023%) CFA
11 1 (0.023%) MCAD
11 1 (0.023%) MCSE
11 1 (0.023%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.023%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (6.08%) QA
2 9 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 9 (0.21%) WCAG
3 6 (0.14%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.12%) SLA
5 4 (0.092%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.023%) EMIR
6 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.023%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (0.14%) HDFS
3 5 (0.12%) Varnish
3 5 (0.12%) Docker
3 5 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.092%) Firmware
4 4 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.023%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (0.85%) logstash
2 32 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (0.74%) Puppet
3 28 (0.64%) StatsD
4 24 (0.55%) Kibana
5 15 (0.35%) Graphite
6 9 (0.21%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.16%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
9 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.12%) Ansible
9 5 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.092%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.092%) Nagios
11 2 (0.046%) yum
12 1 (0.023%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.023%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.023%) Netcool
12 1 (0.023%) cPanel
Vendors
1 597 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 342 (7.88%) Oracle
3 237 (5.46%) Zend
4 155 (3.57%) Google
5 107 (2.46%) Facebook
6 79 (1.82%) Twitter
7 69 (1.59%) TIBCO
8 66 (1.52%) Adobe
9 64 (1.47%) Sybase
10 47 (1.08%) Dell
11 45 (1.04%) hybris
12 41 (0.94%) SAP
13 35 (0.81%) ATG
14 33 (0.76%) IBM
15 32 (0.74%) New Relic
16 31 (0.71%) DevExpress
16 31 (0.71%) Cognos
17 30 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (0.64%) Endeca
19 27 (0.62%) EPiServer
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + be - 20% bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Great bonus
Posted: 2 days ago