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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2467 2505 2587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.20% 5.66% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 6.05% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 2278 2315
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -17 592 £60,000 +4.34% 74
Kingston Upon Thames -1 26 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Docklands, London +2 19 £62,500 +8.69%
Bromley - 10 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith +4 9 £60,000 +14.28%
Croydon -11 9 £55,000 +17.02% 3
Clapham - 7 £60,000 -
Uxbridge +5 6 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Westminster -1 5 £50,000 +4.16%
Chiswick -2 5 £40,000 -
Wimbledon -6 5 £50,000 - 2
Isleworth - 4 £62,500 - 2
Canary Wharf -3 3 £100,000 +11.11% 1
Surbiton -6 3 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow -12 3 £77,500 +40.90%
Harrow - 2 £56,250 -
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Paddington - 2 £50,000 -
Twickenham +3 1 £55,000 -
Hackney -4 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Ilford -4 1 £40,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £40,000 -
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
Chessington - 1 £47,500 -
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 -
Teddington - 1 £55,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2116 (41.17%) JavaScript
2 1833 (35.66%) HTML
3 1797 (34.96%) C#
4 1769 (34.42%) Java
5 1759 (34.22%) .NET
6 1667 (32.43%) CSS
7 1580 (30.74%) TDD
8 1526 (29.69%) MVC
9 1459 (28.39%) SQL
10 1320 (25.68%) OO
11 1284 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
12 1222 (23.77%) SQL Server
13 1188 (23.11%) jQuery
14 1124 (21.87%) Finance
15 1076 (20.93%) Scrum
16 1043 (20.29%) ASP.NET
17 996 (19.38%) Web Services
18 919 (17.88%) HTML5
19 843 (16.40%) E-Commerce
20 719 (13.99%) XML
21 711 (13.83%) CSS3
22 688 (13.39%) Spring
23 677 (13.17%) Degree
24 673 (13.09%) PHP
25 666 (12.96%) Git (software)
26 665 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
27 647 (12.59%) Microsoft
28 634 (12.33%) BDD
29 627 (12.20%) Software Engineering
30 618 (12.02%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 284 (5.53%) Node.js
2 205 (3.99%) CMS
3 200 (3.89%) Apache
4 171 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 149 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 148 (2.88%) Apache Solr
7 98 (1.91%) IIS
8 87 (1.69%) Drupal
9 82 (1.60%) Umbraco
10 75 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
11 63 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 62 (1.21%) nginx
13 59 (1.15%) WordPress
14 58 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
15 57 (1.11%) WebSphere
16 53 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
17 47 (0.91%) WebLogic
18 43 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
18 43 (0.84%) Confluence
19 41 (0.80%) MQSeries
Applications
1 322 (6.26%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.60%) MS Office
4 21 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.35%) InDesign
6 16 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.27%) MS Project
8 13 (0.25%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.058%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.058%) Maya
11 2 (0.039%) SPSS
12 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (0.72%) Magento
2 32 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
4 14 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.16%) Fredhopper
6 8 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.058%) Summit
8 3 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.058%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.039%) Agresso
9 2 (0.039%) Global One
9 2 (0.039%) Maximo
9 2 (0.039%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.039%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 138 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (1.83%) SaaS
4 83 (1.61%) GitHub
5 55 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.31%) Trello
8 13 (0.25%) Force.com
9 11 (0.21%) Office 365
10 10 (0.19%) PaaS
11 9 (0.18%) IaaS
12 7 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.078%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.039%) Heroku
15 2 (0.039%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.019%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.68%) Internet
2 118 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 113 (2.20%) HTTP
4 30 (0.58%) Intranet
5 26 (0.51%) SNMP
6 17 (0.33%) SS7
6 17 (0.33%) TCAP
6 17 (0.33%) INAP
6 17 (0.33%) SIGTRAN
7 15 (0.29%) SSL
8 14 (0.27%) DAB
9 13 (0.25%) GSM
10 12 (0.23%) Broadband
10 12 (0.23%) DNS
10 12 (0.23%) 4G
11 9 (0.18%) SSH
12 8 (0.16%) SMS
13 7 (0.14%) VoIP
13 7 (0.14%) LDAP
13 7 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1222 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 571 (11.11%) MySQL
3 325 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 310 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 307 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 282 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 238 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 215 (4.18%) Big Data
9 206 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
10 176 (3.42%) Hadoop
11 166 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 155 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 129 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 127 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 104 (2.02%) Oracle Database
16 91 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 65 (1.26%) OLAP
17 65 (1.26%) Redis
18 60 (1.17%) Apache Hive
19 59 (1.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 666 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 435 (8.46%) Subversion
3 298 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 233 (4.53%) JUnit
5 213 (4.14%) Jenkins
6 205 (3.99%) NUnit
7 202 (3.93%) Maven
8 186 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 182 (3.54%) Cucumber
10 172 (3.35%) JIRA
11 160 (3.11%) Selenium
12 139 (2.70%) Jasmine
13 134 (2.61%) TeamCity
14 114 (2.22%) SpecFlow
15 112 (2.18%) Eclipse
16 111 (2.16%) Ant
17 97 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
18 80 (1.56%) QUnit
19 79 (1.54%) Grunt
20 78 (1.52%) ReSharper
General
1 1124 (21.87%) Finance
2 397 (7.72%) Banking
3 228 (4.44%) Marketing
4 215 (4.18%) Front Office
5 206 (4.01%) Retail
6 196 (3.81%) Games
7 195 (3.79%) Advertising
8 168 (3.27%) Investment Banking
9 142 (2.76%) Telecoms
10 91 (1.77%) Publishing
11 87 (1.69%) Law
12 76 (1.48%) Back Office
13 54 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 22 (0.43%) Legal
16 20 (0.39%) French Language
17 16 (0.31%) Music Industry
18 11 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.19%) Multimedia
19 10 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1833 (35.66%) HTML
2 1759 (34.22%) .NET
3 1667 (32.43%) CSS
4 1188 (23.11%) jQuery
5 1043 (20.29%) ASP.NET
6 996 (19.38%) Web Services
7 919 (17.88%) HTML5
8 719 (13.99%) XML
9 711 (13.83%) CSS3
10 688 (13.39%) Spring
11 665 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 601 (11.69%) REST
13 550 (10.70%) .NET Framework
14 546 (10.62%) AngularJS
15 524 (10.19%) WCF
16 505 (9.82%) Ajax
17 476 (9.26%) Hibernate
18 432 (8.40%) JSON
19 379 (7.37%) J2EE
20 370 (7.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 484 (9.42%) Computer Science
2 384 (7.47%) Open Source
3 289 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 239 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 178 (3.46%) iPhone
6 123 (2.39%) Hedge funds
7 113 (2.20%) Mathematics
7 113 (2.20%) Derivative
8 95 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 90 (1.75%) Fixed Income
10 89 (1.73%) Equities
11 81 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 80 (1.56%) iPad
13 72 (1.40%) Social Media
14 68 (1.32%) Visualisation
15 63 (1.23%) Blackberry
16 62 (1.21%) Management Information System
17 54 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
18 49 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
19 47 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 575 (11.19%) Linux
2 472 (9.18%) Windows
3 421 (8.19%) Apple iOS
4 411 (8.00%) Android
5 286 (5.56%) UNIX
6 47 (0.91%) Windows Phone
7 31 (0.60%) Debian
8 30 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 26 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
10 21 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.29%) CentOS
12 10 (0.19%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.16%) Solaris
15 5 (0.097%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.097%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.097%) Tizen
15 5 (0.097%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1580 (30.74%) TDD
2 1526 (29.69%) MVC
3 1320 (25.68%) OO
4 1284 (24.98%) Agile Software Development
5 1076 (20.93%) Scrum
6 843 (16.40%) E-Commerce
7 634 (12.33%) BDD
8 627 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 618 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
10 578 (11.25%) Unit Testing
11 571 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 546 (10.62%) OOP
13 384 (7.47%) Web Development
14 329 (6.40%) SOA
15 303 (5.89%) iOS Development
16 260 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
17 252 (4.90%) Kanban
18 236 (4.59%) Pair Programming
19 234 (4.55%) Low Latency
20 227 (4.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2116 (41.17%) JavaScript
2 1797 (34.96%) C#
3 1769 (34.42%) Java
4 1459 (28.39%) SQL
5 673 (13.09%) PHP
6 451 (8.77%) Python
7 446 (8.68%) C++
8 330 (6.42%) Ruby
9 280 (5.45%) T-SQL
10 257 (5.00%) Objective-C
11 162 (3.15%) C
12 125 (2.43%) PHP5
13 122 (2.37%) Scala
14 104 (2.02%) VB.NET
15 102 (1.98%) PL/SQL
16 71 (1.38%) Perl
17 63 (1.23%) VB
18 62 (1.21%) Groovy
19 48 (0.93%) PowerShell
19 48 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 677 (13.17%) Degree
2 67 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (0.88%) PhD
4 19 (0.37%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.27%) MCTS
6 10 (0.19%) MBA
7 7 (0.14%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.14%) MCITP
7 7 (0.14%) MCP
7 7 (0.14%) MCSD
8 5 (0.097%) CCA
9 3 (0.058%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.058%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.039%) MCPD
10 2 (0.039%) MCAD
10 2 (0.039%) MCSE
10 2 (0.039%) MCSA
11 1 (0.019%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.019%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (6.17%) QA
2 9 (0.18%) SLA
3 8 (0.16%) WCAG
4 7 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.097%) EMIR
6 5 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.058%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.019%) WAI
9 1 (0.019%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.019%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.019%) Section 508
System Software
1 33 (0.64%) HDFS
2 11 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.078%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.058%) Varnish
7 2 (0.039%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.019%) Snort
8 1 (0.019%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.019%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.019%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (0.91%) Puppet
2 41 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (0.66%) logstash
4 12 (0.23%) Kibana
4 12 (0.23%) StatsD
5 10 (0.19%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.14%) Plesk
6 7 (0.14%) HAProxy
6 7 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.097%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.078%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.058%) MOM
10 2 (0.039%) Nagios
10 2 (0.039%) Ansible
10 2 (0.039%) YUM
10 2 (0.039%) Oozie
11 1 (0.019%) Control-M
11 1 (0.019%) SCCM
11 1 (0.019%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.019%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 647 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 497 (9.67%) Oracle
3 259 (5.04%) Zend
4 209 (4.07%) Google
5 131 (2.55%) JBoss
6 112 (2.18%) TIBCO
7 93 (1.81%) Adobe
8 92 (1.79%) Facebook
9 78 (1.52%) Twitter
10 69 (1.34%) Sybase
11 60 (1.17%) SAP
12 56 (1.09%) EPiServer
13 52 (1.01%) DevExpress
14 48 (0.93%) Sitecore
15 42 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
16 40 (0.78%) IBM
17 37 (0.72%) hybris
18 36 (0.70%) ATG
19 34 (0.66%) Dell
20 32 (0.62%) 29West
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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