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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2125 2701 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.96% 5.50% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 5.86% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 2372 2054
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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
40032 46094 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33828 38605 34886
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +8 530 £60,000 - 104
Uxbridge +9 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -13 15 £67,500 +50.00%
Hammersmith +8 12 £52,500 -12.50%
Hounslow +16 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Twickenham -4 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Brentford - 10 £72,500 - 1
Mayfair - 7 £75,000 -
Ealing - 6 - -
West Drayton -5 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Canary Wharf +6 4 £60,000 -29.41%
Wimbledon -11 4 £50,000 -
Croydon -1 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Sidcup -1 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Surbiton -4 2 £52,500 +13.51%
Edgware - 2 £56,000 - 1
Westminster +7 1 £50,000 -
Chiswick +7 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Enfield -2 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Barnet - 1 £50,000 - 1
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2083 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1678 (40.80%) JavaScript
3 1519 (36.93%) Java
4 1415 (34.40%) .NET
5 1386 (33.70%) HTML
6 1379 (33.53%) C#
7 1328 (32.29%) TDD
8 1261 (30.66%) SQL
9 1222 (29.71%) CSS
10 1195 (29.05%) MVC
11 998 (24.26%) Finance
12 963 (23.41%) SQL Server
13 872 (21.20%) OO
14 792 (19.26%) jQuery
15 785 (19.09%) ASP.NET
16 705 (17.14%) Spring
17 698 (16.97%) Scrum
18 661 (16.07%) Git (software)
19 636 (15.46%) Web Services
20 610 (14.83%) XML
21 594 (14.44%) E-Commerce
22 566 (13.76%) HTML5
23 531 (12.91%) AngularJS
24 518 (12.59%) MySQL
25 513 (12.47%) Degree
26 503 (12.23%) PHP
27 500 (12.16%) BDD
28 490 (11.91%) REST
29 464 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
30 454 (11.04%) Microsoft

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 245 (5.96%) Node.js
2 213 (5.18%) CMS
3 193 (4.69%) Apache
4 191 (4.64%) Apache Solr
5 180 (4.38%) Tomcat
6 143 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
7 124 (3.01%) IIS
8 99 (2.41%) Drupal
9 91 (2.21%) SharePoint
10 68 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 65 (1.58%) JBoss
12 59 (1.43%) nginx
13 57 (1.39%) WebSphere
14 52 (1.26%) Umbraco
15 47 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
16 41 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 40 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
18 38 (0.92%) WordPress
18 38 (0.92%) GlassFish
19 35 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 181 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (0.58%) MS Office
5 20 (0.49%) PowerPivot
6 11 (0.27%) InDesign
7 10 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.073%) CPLEX
9 3 (0.073%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 36 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.39%) Sophis RISQUE
3 12 (0.29%) Magento
4 7 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 7 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
5 5 (0.12%) thinkFolio
5 5 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.097%) RMDS
6 4 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.073%) ReMetrica
7 3 (0.073%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.073%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.073%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.049%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.049%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.049%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 232 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 131 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (2.29%) GitHub
4 73 (1.77%) SaaS
5 35 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.34%) Force.com
8 13 (0.32%) PaaS
9 10 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.15%) Trello
11 4 (0.097%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.097%) IaaS
11 4 (0.097%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.073%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.073%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.049%) CodePlex
13 2 (0.049%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.049%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.049%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.024%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 114 (2.77%) Internet
2 107 (2.60%) HTTP
3 34 (0.83%) Broadband
4 33 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 20 (0.49%) SSL
6 17 (0.41%) Firewall
7 16 (0.39%) VPN
7 16 (0.39%) LDAP
8 15 (0.36%) DNS
9 12 (0.29%) AMQP
10 9 (0.22%) SSH
11 8 (0.19%) Intranet
11 8 (0.19%) SNMP
12 7 (0.17%) SMTP
13 4 (0.097%) WAN
13 4 (0.097%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (0.073%) VLAN
14 3 (0.073%) SIGTRAN
14 3 (0.073%) GSM
14 3 (0.073%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 963 (23.41%) SQL Server
2 518 (12.59%) MySQL
3 332 (8.07%) NoSQL
4 309 (7.51%) MongoDB
5 237 (5.76%) Big Data
6 225 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 203 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 188 (4.57%) Relational Database
9 167 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
10 156 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 136 (3.31%) Hadoop
12 120 (2.92%) Oracle Database
13 111 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 109 (2.65%) Redis
15 89 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
17 73 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 73 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
18 72 (1.75%) OLAP
19 63 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 661 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 339 (8.24%) Subversion
3 244 (5.93%) Jenkins
4 215 (5.23%) Visual Studio
4 215 (5.23%) Maven
5 185 (4.50%) JUnit
6 166 (4.04%) NUnit
7 164 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 147 (3.57%) Selenium
9 129 (3.14%) Eclipse
10 114 (2.77%) Ant
11 111 (2.70%) JIRA
12 106 (2.58%) TeamCity
13 76 (1.85%) Grunt
14 72 (1.75%) Cucumber
15 71 (1.73%) Jasmine
16 68 (1.65%) PhantomJS
17 66 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
18 60 (1.46%) Mockito
19 56 (1.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 998 (24.26%) Finance
2 308 (7.49%) Banking
3 249 (6.05%) Retail
4 180 (4.38%) Marketing
5 162 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 162 (3.94%) Front Office
6 141 (3.43%) Games
7 137 (3.33%) Publishing
8 101 (2.46%) Investment Banking
9 98 (2.38%) Advertising
10 97 (2.36%) Law
11 80 (1.95%) Legal
12 73 (1.77%) Automotive
13 68 (1.65%) Back Office
14 46 (1.12%) Financial Institution
15 44 (1.07%) Online Betting
16 27 (0.66%) French Language
17 21 (0.51%) Aerospace
18 13 (0.32%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1415 (34.40%) .NET
2 1386 (33.70%) HTML
3 1222 (29.71%) CSS
4 792 (19.26%) jQuery
5 785 (19.09%) ASP.NET
6 705 (17.14%) Spring
7 636 (15.46%) Web Services
8 610 (14.83%) XML
9 566 (13.76%) HTML5
10 531 (12.91%) AngularJS
11 490 (11.91%) REST
12 464 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 447 (10.87%) .NET Framework
14 381 (9.26%) Hibernate
15 344 (8.36%) CSS3
16 328 (7.97%) WCF
17 297 (7.22%) JSON
18 289 (7.03%) Ajax
19 283 (6.88%) J2EE
20 255 (6.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 333 (8.10%) Computer Science
2 247 (6.01%) Mobile App
3 227 (5.52%) User Experience
4 186 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 140 (3.40%) Algorithms
6 107 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 106 (2.58%) Hedge funds
7 106 (2.58%) Data Structures
8 94 (2.29%) Client/Server
8 94 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 88 (2.14%) Derivative
10 83 (2.02%) Equities
11 66 (1.60%) Digital Media
12 64 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (1.53%) Blog
14 58 (1.41%) iPhone
14 58 (1.41%) Blackberry
15 51 (1.24%) BBC
16 48 (1.17%) Fixed Income
17 44 (1.07%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 386 (9.38%) Linux
2 298 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 291 (7.08%) Android
4 286 (6.95%) Windows
5 236 (5.74%) UNIX
6 40 (0.97%) Debian
7 38 (0.92%) Mac OS X
8 18 (0.44%) Windows Phone
9 16 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.27%) CentOS
10 11 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 11 (0.27%) Solaris
11 10 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
14 7 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.15%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.097%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2083 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1328 (32.29%) TDD
3 1195 (29.05%) MVC
4 872 (21.20%) OO
5 698 (16.97%) Scrum
6 594 (14.44%) E-Commerce
7 500 (12.16%) BDD
8 445 (10.82%) Multithreading
9 437 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
10 408 (9.92%) Software Engineering
11 394 (9.58%) Mentoring
12 344 (8.36%) Open Source
13 330 (8.02%) OOP
14 304 (7.39%) Unit Testing
15 270 (6.56%) SDLC
16 253 (6.15%) Web Development
17 229 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
18 193 (4.69%) Android Development
18 193 (4.69%) iOS Development
19 185 (4.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1678 (40.80%) JavaScript
2 1519 (36.93%) Java
3 1379 (33.53%) C#
4 1261 (30.66%) SQL
5 503 (12.23%) PHP
6 307 (7.46%) Python
7 286 (6.95%) C++
8 237 (5.76%) Ruby
9 236 (5.74%) T-SQL
10 234 (5.69%) Scala
11 155 (3.77%) PL/SQL
12 121 (2.94%) Objective-C
13 119 (2.89%) Groovy
14 111 (2.70%) C
15 99 (2.41%) PHP5
16 72 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 70 (1.70%) VB.NET
18 52 (1.26%) XPath
19 50 (1.22%) ActionScript
20 44 (1.07%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 513 (12.47%) Degree
2 49 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.61%) PhD
4 24 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 20 (0.49%) OCP
5 20 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (0.29%) MCSD
7 11 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.22%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.12%) MCPD
10 4 (0.097%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.073%) PMP
12 2 (0.049%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.049%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.024%) MCTS
13 1 (0.024%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.024%) MCSE
13 1 (0.024%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.024%) MCP
13 1 (0.024%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (3.48%) QA
2 7 (0.17%) SLA
3 5 (0.12%) MiFID
4 4 (0.097%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.073%) WCAG
6 1 (0.024%) WAI
6 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.024%) EMIR
6 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 32 (0.78%) Varnish
2 31 (0.75%) Docker
3 13 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.15%) Firmware
5 4 (0.097%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.073%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.073%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.073%) LXC
6 3 (0.073%) iptables
7 1 (0.024%) vSphere
7 1 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.024%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 96 (2.33%) Puppet
2 66 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.66%) logstash
4 25 (0.61%) Ansible
5 21 (0.51%) Kibana
5 21 (0.51%) StatsD
6 13 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
7 11 (0.27%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.24%) Nagios
9 6 (0.15%) Graphite
9 6 (0.15%) Salt
10 4 (0.097%) Mesos
11 3 (0.073%) CA LISA
11 3 (0.073%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.049%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.049%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.024%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.024%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.024%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.024%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 454 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 386 (9.38%) Oracle
3 146 (3.55%) Zend
4 106 (2.58%) hybris
5 81 (1.97%) Google
6 78 (1.90%) TIBCO
7 58 (1.41%) Sybase
8 54 (1.31%) Endeca
9 50 (1.22%) ATG
10 49 (1.19%) Demandware
10 49 (1.19%) Facebook
11 45 (1.09%) Intershop
12 42 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (0.92%) Adobe
14 37 (0.90%) Apple
15 33 (0.80%) Business Objects
16 32 (0.78%) Twitter
17 29 (0.71%) New Relic
18 24 (0.58%) Xamarin
19 23 (0.56%) IBM
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + stock options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 72000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago