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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2203 2660 2362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.93% 5.38% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 5.74% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 2317 2124
Average salary £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £78,250
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
41753 46378 42763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.50% 93.88% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35249 38253 36098
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 £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -4 506 £60,000 - 97
Kingston Upon Thames -8 21 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Mayfair +3 9 £75,000 -
Uxbridge +3 8 £45,000 - 2
West Drayton +1 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Hammersmith - 8 £52,500 -
Ealing -1 7 £61,250 - 1
Brentford - 6 £68,750 - 2
Wimbledon -2 5 £50,000 -6.97%
Surbiton -4 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Feltham - 4 £55,000 -
Hounslow +15 3 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Twickenham -3 3 £52,500 -
Sidcup -3 3 £43,500 +24.28% 2
Bromley +15 2 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Teddington +5 2 £53,750 -
Croydon -1 2 £63,750 +34.21%
Canary Wharf - 2 £69,500 -
Enfield -3 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Docklands, London -16 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Barnet - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hayes - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £56,000 - 2
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 2078 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1654 (40.59%) JavaScript
3 1452 (35.63%) Java
4 1413 (34.67%) .NET
5 1341 (32.91%) HTML
6 1339 (32.86%) C#
7 1317 (32.32%) TDD
8 1211 (29.72%) CSS
9 1208 (29.64%) MVC
10 1190 (29.20%) SQL
11 984 (24.15%) Finance
12 899 (22.06%) SQL Server
13 836 (20.52%) OO
14 818 (20.07%) jQuery
15 755 (18.53%) ASP.NET
16 718 (17.62%) Scrum
17 696 (17.08%) Spring
18 651 (15.98%) Git (software)
19 642 (15.75%) XML
20 635 (15.58%) Web Services
21 600 (14.72%) E-Commerce
22 534 (13.10%) HTML5
23 528 (12.96%) PHP
24 515 (12.64%) MySQL
25 500 (12.27%) BDD
26 497 (12.20%) Degree
27 484 (11.88%) AngularJS
28 478 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
29 473 (11.61%) Microsoft
30 439 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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
1 237 (5.82%) Node.js
2 212 (5.20%) CMS
3 198 (4.86%) Apache
4 176 (4.32%) Tomcat
5 165 (4.05%) Apache Solr
6 138 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
7 108 (2.65%) SharePoint
8 103 (2.53%) IIS
9 94 (2.31%) Drupal
10 67 (1.64%) WebLogic
11 60 (1.47%) JBoss
11 60 (1.47%) Umbraco
12 49 (1.20%) WebSphere
13 48 (1.18%) WordPress
13 48 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
14 46 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
14 46 (1.13%) nginx
15 38 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
16 35 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
17 33 (0.81%) GlassFish
Applications
1 188 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (0.69%) MS Office
5 18 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 13 (0.32%) InDesign
7 10 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.074%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.074%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.025%) Maya
10 1 (0.025%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 41 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.42%) Magento
3 15 (0.37%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 7 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (0.12%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.098%) osCommerce
7 4 (0.098%) RMDS
8 3 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.074%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.074%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.074%) ReMetrica
9 2 (0.049%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.049%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.049%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.049%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 200 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (1.67%) GitHub
4 66 (1.62%) SaaS
5 35 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.34%) PaaS
7 10 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.17%) Force.com
8 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.12%) Trello
10 4 (0.098%) IaaS
10 4 (0.098%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.098%) SmartFocus
11 3 (0.074%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.049%) CodePlex
12 2 (0.049%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.049%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.025%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.025%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.02%) Internet
2 103 (2.53%) HTTP
3 32 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 29 (0.71%) Broadband
5 26 (0.64%) SSL
6 18 (0.44%) VPN
6 18 (0.44%) LDAP
7 15 (0.37%) DNS
8 11 (0.27%) Firewall
8 11 (0.27%) Intranet
9 9 (0.22%) AMQP
10 7 (0.17%) SSH
10 7 (0.17%) SMTP
11 6 (0.15%) SNMP
12 4 (0.098%) GSM
12 4 (0.098%) VLAN
12 4 (0.098%) SIGTRAN
12 4 (0.098%) RTP
12 4 (0.098%) SS7
12 4 (0.098%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 899 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 515 (12.64%) MySQL
3 340 (8.34%) NoSQL
4 284 (6.97%) MongoDB
5 230 (5.64%) Big Data
6 226 (5.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 213 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 182 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
9 174 (4.27%) Relational Database
10 165 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 119 (2.92%) Hadoop
12 109 (2.67%) Oracle Database
13 97 (2.38%) Redis
14 93 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 86 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 73 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
17 71 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
18 66 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
19 65 (1.60%) OLAP
19 65 (1.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 651 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 377 (9.25%) Subversion
3 222 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 211 (5.18%) Maven
5 196 (4.81%) Visual Studio
6 171 (4.20%) JUnit
7 152 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 134 (3.29%) Eclipse
9 131 (3.21%) NUnit
10 130 (3.19%) Selenium
11 107 (2.63%) JIRA
11 107 (2.63%) Ant
12 92 (2.26%) TeamCity
13 70 (1.72%) Cucumber
13 70 (1.72%) Grunt
14 69 (1.69%) Xcode
15 65 (1.60%) PhantomJS
16 61 (1.50%) PHPUnit
17 59 (1.45%) Jasmine
18 52 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 984 (24.15%) Finance
2 313 (7.68%) Banking
3 215 (5.28%) Retail
4 201 (4.93%) Marketing
5 165 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 150 (3.68%) Front Office
7 143 (3.51%) Games
8 128 (3.14%) Advertising
9 103 (2.53%) Investment Banking
10 94 (2.31%) Publishing
11 89 (2.18%) Law
12 85 (2.09%) Legal
13 61 (1.50%) Back Office
14 51 (1.25%) Automotive
15 48 (1.18%) Financial Institution
16 47 (1.15%) Online Betting
17 26 (0.64%) French Language
18 20 (0.49%) Aerospace
19 16 (0.39%) Manufacturing
20 10 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1413 (34.67%) .NET
2 1341 (32.91%) HTML
3 1211 (29.72%) CSS
4 818 (20.07%) jQuery
5 755 (18.53%) ASP.NET
6 696 (17.08%) Spring
7 642 (15.75%) XML
8 635 (15.58%) Web Services
9 534 (13.10%) HTML5
10 484 (11.88%) AngularJS
11 439 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 435 (10.67%) .NET Framework
13 432 (10.60%) REST
14 400 (9.82%) Hibernate
15 341 (8.37%) CSS3
16 325 (7.98%) JSON
17 324 (7.95%) WCF
17 324 (7.95%) Ajax
18 274 (6.72%) J2EE
19 257 (6.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 346 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 340 (8.34%) Open Source
3 266 (6.53%) Mobile App
4 257 (6.31%) User Experience
5 220 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 136 (3.34%) Algorithms
7 98 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 90 (2.21%) Hedge funds
9 86 (2.11%) iPhone
10 85 (2.09%) Mathematics
10 85 (2.09%) Data Structures
11 80 (1.96%) Client/Server
12 78 (1.91%) Derivative
13 75 (1.84%) Blog
14 70 (1.72%) Digital Media
15 65 (1.60%) Equities
16 63 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
17 54 (1.33%) Visualisation
18 47 (1.15%) Fixed Income
19 43 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 365 (8.96%) Linux
2 332 (8.15%) Android
3 309 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 273 (6.70%) Windows
5 225 (5.52%) UNIX
6 48 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 28 (0.69%) Debian
8 27 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 23 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
10 20 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.44%) CentOS
11 18 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 16 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.27%) Solaris
14 7 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2078 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1317 (32.32%) TDD
3 1208 (29.64%) MVC
4 836 (20.52%) OO
5 718 (17.62%) Scrum
6 600 (14.72%) E-Commerce
7 500 (12.27%) BDD
8 478 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
9 416 (10.21%) Multithreading
10 413 (10.13%) Software Engineering
11 411 (10.09%) Mentoring
12 349 (8.56%) OOP
13 299 (7.34%) Unit Testing
14 275 (6.75%) Web Development
15 241 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
16 223 (5.47%) Android Development
17 211 (5.18%) iOS Development
18 200 (4.91%) Mobile Development
19 179 (4.39%) SOA
20 170 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1654 (40.59%) JavaScript
2 1452 (35.63%) Java
3 1339 (32.86%) C#
4 1190 (29.20%) SQL
5 528 (12.96%) PHP
6 303 (7.44%) C++
7 291 (7.14%) Python
8 220 (5.40%) T-SQL
9 204 (5.01%) Scala
10 189 (4.64%) Ruby
11 142 (3.48%) Objective-C
12 119 (2.92%) PL/SQL
13 104 (2.55%) Groovy
14 101 (2.48%) C
15 99 (2.43%) PHP5
16 75 (1.84%) VB.NET
17 59 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 51 (1.25%) Perl
19 49 (1.20%) XPath
20 47 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 497 (12.20%) Degree
2 55 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.59%) PhD
5 18 (0.44%) MCSD
6 13 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.29%) OCP
7 12 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.15%) CSSLP
10 5 (0.12%) MCPD
11 2 (0.049%) PMP
11 2 (0.049%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.049%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.049%) MCP
12 1 (0.025%) MCAD
12 1 (0.025%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.025%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.025%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.025%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (0.098%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.098%) SLA
3 2 (0.049%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.049%) WCAG
4 1 (0.025%) WAI
4 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (0.61%) Docker
2 17 (0.42%) Varnish
3 10 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.22%) Firmware
5 5 (0.12%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.098%) iptables
7 3 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.049%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.049%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.025%) vSphere
9 1 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.025%) HDFS
9 1 (0.025%) LXC
Systems Management
1 76 (1.87%) Puppet
2 50 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.69%) logstash
4 22 (0.54%) StatsD
5 21 (0.52%) Ansible
5 21 (0.52%) Kibana
6 16 (0.39%) HP UCMDB
7 10 (0.25%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.17%) Nagios
8 7 (0.17%) Graphite
9 4 (0.098%) Salt
10 3 (0.074%) CA LISA
11 2 (0.049%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.049%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.049%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.049%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.025%) Mesos
Vendors
1 473 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 336 (8.25%) Oracle
3 173 (4.25%) Zend
4 110 (2.70%) hybris
5 99 (2.43%) Google
6 69 (1.69%) TIBCO
7 66 (1.62%) Sybase
8 62 (1.52%) Endeca
9 58 (1.42%) ATG
10 56 (1.37%) Facebook
11 50 (1.23%) Demandware
12 47 (1.15%) Intershop
13 42 (1.03%) Twitter
14 40 (0.98%) Apple
15 36 (0.88%) Adobe
16 34 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
17 30 (0.74%) New Relic
18 29 (0.71%) Xamarin
19 24 (0.59%) Informatica
20 22 (0.54%) Business Objects
London
Stream Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna HR
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Open Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package+Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus (c50%)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits, Pension, Work/Home Life
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum +great bens,bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago