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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 45 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2204 2697 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.01% 5.42% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 5.79% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1876 2379 2161
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
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
41022 46576 41642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34784 39186 35045
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +14 555 £60,000 - 113
Uxbridge +9 20 £57,500 +43.75%
Kingston Upon Thames -12 14 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Twickenham -10 11 £57,500 +21.05%
Mayfair - 11 £50,000 -
Hounslow +20 10 £60,000 -20.00%
Ealing -12 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Hammersmith +4 8 £52,500 -12.50%
Brentford - 8 £72,500 -
Croydon -2 5 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Canary Wharf +11 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Paddington +1 3 £55,000 -2.22%
Wimbledon -6 3 £50,000 -
Sidcup - 3 £47,500 -
Teddington 0 2 £55,000 - 2
Edgware - 2 £56,000 - 2
Westminster +8 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton +4 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Chiswick 0 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Drayton -6 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Barnet - 1 £50,000 - 1
Enfield - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2218 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1782 (40.94%) JavaScript
3 1662 (38.18%) Java
4 1492 (34.28%) HTML
5 1457 (33.47%) C#
6 1423 (32.69%) .NET
7 1409 (32.37%) TDD
8 1358 (31.20%) SQL
9 1307 (30.03%) CSS
10 1224 (28.12%) MVC
11 1063 (24.42%) Finance
12 1039 (23.87%) SQL Server
13 954 (21.92%) OO
14 829 (19.04%) jQuery
15 814 (18.70%) ASP.NET
16 780 (17.92%) Scrum
17 748 (17.18%) Spring
18 685 (15.74%) Git (software)
19 667 (15.32%) Web Services
20 626 (14.38%) E-Commerce
21 622 (14.29%) XML
22 617 (14.17%) HTML5
23 595 (13.67%) AngularJS
24 560 (12.86%) MySQL
25 557 (12.80%) REST
26 544 (12.50%) Degree
27 540 (12.41%) BDD
28 514 (11.81%) PHP
29 506 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
30 494 (11.35%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 285 (6.55%) Node.js
2 205 (4.71%) CMS
3 191 (4.39%) Apache Solr
4 190 (4.36%) Tomcat
5 187 (4.30%) Apache
6 165 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
7 117 (2.69%) IIS
8 105 (2.41%) Drupal
9 87 (2.00%) SharePoint
10 70 (1.61%) JBoss
11 65 (1.49%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.24%) nginx
13 53 (1.22%) Umbraco
14 49 (1.13%) WebSphere
15 45 (1.03%) GlassFish
16 44 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
17 40 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 36 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
19 34 (0.78%) Jetty
20 33 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 197 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 36 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (0.48%) MS Office
5 19 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 10 (0.23%) InDesign
7 7 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.092%) FastStats
8 4 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.069%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.046%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) Maya
11 1 (0.023%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
3 11 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.18%) Magento
5 8 (0.18%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.092%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.092%) SimCorp Dimension
6 4 (0.092%) RMDS
7 3 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.069%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.069%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.046%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.046%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.046%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.023%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 274 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (2.41%) GitHub
4 81 (1.86%) SaaS
5 33 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.41%) Force.com
8 13 (0.30%) PaaS
9 9 (0.21%) OpenShift
9 9 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.18%) Trello
11 4 (0.092%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.092%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.092%) IaaS
12 2 (0.046%) CodePlex
13 1 (0.023%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.023%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.023%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.023%) Veeva
13 1 (0.023%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.64%) Internet
2 101 (2.32%) HTTP
3 38 (0.87%) Broadband
4 36 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.44%) Firewall
6 17 (0.39%) SSL
6 17 (0.39%) AMQP
7 16 (0.37%) LDAP
8 13 (0.30%) VPN
9 10 (0.23%) SSH
9 10 (0.23%) Intranet
10 9 (0.21%) Network Security
10 9 (0.21%) DNS
11 7 (0.16%) SMTP
12 6 (0.14%) WAN
12 6 (0.14%) SNMP
13 4 (0.092%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.092%) GSM
13 4 (0.092%) VLAN
13 4 (0.092%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1039 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 560 (12.86%) MySQL
3 357 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 329 (7.56%) MongoDB
5 262 (6.02%) Big Data
6 231 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 228 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 215 (4.94%) Relational Database
9 174 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
10 165 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 155 (3.56%) Hadoop
12 137 (3.15%) Oracle Database
13 128 (2.94%) Redis
14 121 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 116 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 93 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
17 89 (2.04%) RDBMS
18 80 (1.84%) OLAP
19 77 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
20 72 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 685 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 359 (8.25%) Subversion
3 259 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 226 (5.19%) Maven
5 212 (4.87%) JUnit
5 212 (4.87%) Visual Studio
6 193 (4.43%) NUnit
7 160 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 152 (3.49%) Selenium
9 130 (2.99%) JIRA
10 128 (2.94%) Eclipse
11 124 (2.85%) TeamCity
12 110 (2.53%) Ant
13 82 (1.88%) Jasmine
14 80 (1.84%) Mockito
15 74 (1.70%) Cucumber
16 73 (1.68%) Grunt
17 66 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
18 63 (1.45%) PHPUnit
19 56 (1.29%) Moq
General
1 1063 (24.42%) Finance
2 348 (7.99%) Banking
3 270 (6.20%) Retail
4 191 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 185 (4.25%) Marketing
6 179 (4.11%) Front Office
7 144 (3.31%) Publishing
7 144 (3.31%) Games
8 112 (2.57%) Law
9 108 (2.48%) Investment Banking
10 91 (2.09%) Advertising
11 83 (1.91%) Legal
12 76 (1.75%) Back Office
13 72 (1.65%) Automotive
14 50 (1.15%) Online Betting
15 42 (0.96%) Financial Institution
16 25 (0.57%) French Language
17 20 (0.46%) Aerospace
17 20 (0.46%) Manufacturing
18 15 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1492 (34.28%) HTML
2 1423 (32.69%) .NET
3 1307 (30.03%) CSS
4 829 (19.04%) jQuery
5 814 (18.70%) ASP.NET
6 748 (17.18%) Spring
7 667 (15.32%) Web Services
8 622 (14.29%) XML
9 617 (14.17%) HTML5
10 595 (13.67%) AngularJS
11 557 (12.80%) REST
12 506 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 450 (10.34%) .NET Framework
14 383 (8.80%) Hibernate
15 374 (8.59%) CSS3
16 325 (7.47%) WCF
17 305 (7.01%) JSON
17 305 (7.01%) J2EE
18 287 (6.59%) Ajax
19 269 (6.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 371 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 241 (5.54%) User Experience
3 240 (5.51%) Mobile App
4 201 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 150 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 125 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 117 (2.69%) Hedge funds
8 116 (2.66%) Data Structures
9 113 (2.60%) Client/Server
10 106 (2.44%) Derivative
11 103 (2.37%) Equities
12 102 (2.34%) Mathematics
13 73 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
14 62 (1.42%) Digital Media
15 57 (1.31%) Blackberry
16 54 (1.24%) Blog
17 53 (1.22%) iPhone
17 53 (1.22%) Fixed Income
18 50 (1.15%) BBC
19 46 (1.06%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 427 (9.81%) Linux
2 325 (7.47%) Windows
3 315 (7.24%) Apple iOS
4 306 (7.03%) Android
5 266 (6.11%) UNIX
6 32 (0.74%) Debian
7 31 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 20 (0.46%) Windows Phone
9 19 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 12 (0.28%) CentOS
12 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.23%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
13 9 (0.21%) Solaris
14 8 (0.18%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.092%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2218 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1409 (32.37%) TDD
3 1224 (28.12%) MVC
4 954 (21.92%) OO
5 780 (17.92%) Scrum
6 626 (14.38%) E-Commerce
7 540 (12.41%) BDD
8 494 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
9 464 (10.66%) Multithreading
10 458 (10.52%) Software Engineering
11 431 (9.90%) Mentoring
12 349 (8.02%) Open Source
13 342 (7.86%) Unit Testing
14 340 (7.81%) OOP
15 265 (6.09%) SDLC
16 249 (5.72%) Web Development
17 231 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
18 214 (4.92%) DevOps
19 213 (4.89%) SOA
20 207 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1782 (40.94%) JavaScript
2 1662 (38.18%) Java
3 1457 (33.47%) C#
4 1358 (31.20%) SQL
5 514 (11.81%) PHP
6 357 (8.20%) Python
7 315 (7.24%) C++
8 275 (6.32%) Scala
9 271 (6.23%) Ruby
10 260 (5.97%) T-SQL
11 193 (4.43%) PL/SQL
12 140 (3.22%) Groovy
13 125 (2.87%) Objective-C
14 121 (2.78%) C
15 98 (2.25%) PHP5
16 77 (1.77%) Shell Script
17 67 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 54 (1.24%) Clojure
19 53 (1.22%) ActionScript
20 52 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 544 (12.50%) Degree
2 53 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (0.76%) PhD
4 25 (0.57%) OCP
4 25 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
5 24 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.23%) MCSD
8 9 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 6 (0.14%) MCPD
11 4 (0.092%) MCP
12 3 (0.069%) PMP
13 2 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.046%) CSSLP
14 1 (0.023%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.023%) MCTS
14 1 (0.023%) MCAD
14 1 (0.023%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.023%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (3.26%) QA
2 8 (0.18%) SLA
3 7 (0.16%) MiFID
4 5 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.092%) WCAG
6 1 (0.023%) COBIT
6 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.023%) EMIR
6 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 44 (1.01%) Varnish
2 40 (0.92%) Docker
3 12 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.11%) Firmware
5 5 (0.11%) LXC
6 4 (0.092%) iptables
7 3 (0.069%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.069%) HDFS
7 3 (0.069%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.023%) vSphere
9 1 (0.023%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 109 (2.50%) Puppet
2 86 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.62%) Ansible
4 26 (0.60%) logstash
5 20 (0.46%) Kibana
5 20 (0.46%) StatsD
6 12 (0.28%) Nagios
7 11 (0.25%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
9 9 (0.21%) Mesos
10 6 (0.14%) Graphite
10 6 (0.14%) Pingdom
10 6 (0.14%) Salt
11 3 (0.069%) CA LISA
11 3 (0.069%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.069%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.046%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.023%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.023%) WMI
13 1 (0.023%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 475 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 457 (10.50%) Oracle
3 134 (3.08%) Zend
4 102 (2.34%) hybris
5 81 (1.86%) TIBCO
6 71 (1.63%) Google
7 52 (1.19%) Sybase
8 48 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (1.03%) Facebook
10 43 (0.99%) Endeca
11 41 (0.94%) Apple
11 41 (0.94%) Adobe
11 41 (0.94%) Demandware
12 40 (0.92%) ATG
13 39 (0.90%) Business Objects
14 37 (0.85%) Intershop
15 30 (0.69%) New Relic
16 28 (0.64%) Xamarin
16 28 (0.64%) SAP
17 27 (0.62%) Atlassian
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