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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 51 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2199 2567 2371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.85% 5.67% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 6.04% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 2310 2117
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 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,500 £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
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 20 October 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 -8 573 £57,500 -4.16% 84
Kingston Upon Thames 0 25 £45,000 -23.40% 1
Docklands, London -15 15 £62,500 -7.40%
Enfield - 8 £42,500 - 1
Surbiton +4 7 £47,500 -
Croydon -5 7 £55,000 +8.91% 1
Isleworth - 6 £57,500 -
Westminster -3 5 £40,000 -9.09%
Wimbledon -7 5 £50,000 -
Twickenham +3 4 £55,000 -
Uxbridge -1 4 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Teddington -8 4 £55,000 -
Dagenham - 4 £52,500 -
Bromley +1 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Harrow -17 3 £56,250 -
Canary Wharf +25 2 £50,000 -44.44%
Hounslow - 2 £77,500 - 1
Chiswick -1 1 £37,500 -
Paddington -4 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2382 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2023 (42.24%) JavaScript
3 1725 (36.02%) HTML
4 1703 (35.56%) C#
5 1661 (34.68%) .NET
6 1602 (33.45%) CSS
7 1556 (32.49%) Java
8 1486 (31.03%) TDD
9 1410 (29.44%) MVC
10 1374 (28.69%) SQL
11 1235 (25.79%) OO
12 1160 (24.22%) SQL Server
13 1123 (23.45%) jQuery
14 1024 (21.38%) ASP.NET
15 1020 (21.30%) Finance
16 997 (20.82%) Scrum
17 875 (18.27%) Web Services
18 811 (16.93%) HTML5
19 793 (16.56%) E-Commerce
20 662 (13.82%) Git (software)
21 648 (13.53%) Microsoft
22 632 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
23 626 (13.07%) BDD
24 620 (12.95%) PHP
25 618 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
26 611 (12.76%) CSS3
27 609 (12.72%) Spring
28 604 (12.61%) XML
29 579 (12.09%) Degree
30 567 (11.84%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 286 (5.97%) Node.js
2 190 (3.97%) CMS
3 173 (3.61%) Apache Solr
4 169 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 167 (3.49%) Apache
6 155 (3.24%) Tomcat
7 113 (2.36%) IIS
8 86 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
9 85 (1.77%) JBoss
10 81 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 79 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 78 (1.63%) nginx
13 76 (1.59%) Drupal
14 66 (1.38%) Umbraco
15 56 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
16 47 (0.98%) WordPress
17 40 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
18 38 (0.79%) WebLogic
19 36 (0.75%) Confluence
20 34 (0.71%) MQSeries
Applications
1 330 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.67%) MS Office
4 26 (0.54%) InDesign
5 14 (0.29%) PowerPivot
5 14 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.19%) MS Project
7 9 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.084%) Maya
10 3 (0.063%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.021%) SPSS
11 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 44 (0.92%) Sophis RISQUE
2 24 (0.50%) Magento
3 23 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
6 10 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.15%) Markit EDM
8 7 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.13%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.084%) Summit
11 3 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.063%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.063%) osCommerce
12 2 (0.042%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (0.042%) ReMetrica
12 2 (0.042%) RMDS
12 2 (0.042%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 119 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (2.21%) GitHub
4 73 (1.52%) SaaS
5 62 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.54%) Trello
8 12 (0.25%) Office 365
9 5 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.10%) Force.com
10 4 (0.084%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.084%) PaaS
11 3 (0.063%) Heroku
11 3 (0.063%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.042%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.042%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.021%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (3.84%) Internet
2 91 (1.90%) HTTP
3 82 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 39 (0.81%) Intranet
5 27 (0.56%) Broadband
6 21 (0.44%) SSL
7 20 (0.42%) SNMP
8 13 (0.27%) GSM
9 11 (0.23%) DAB
10 10 (0.21%) DNS
11 8 (0.17%) SMS
11 8 (0.17%) SS7
11 8 (0.17%) TCAP
11 8 (0.17%) INAP
11 8 (0.17%) SIGTRAN
12 7 (0.15%) RTP
12 7 (0.15%) VLAN
12 7 (0.15%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.13%) SSH
13 6 (0.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1160 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 526 (10.98%) MySQL
3 317 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 294 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 294 (6.14%) MongoDB
5 246 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 235 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 214 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
8 208 (4.34%) Big Data
9 204 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 169 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 162 (3.38%) Hadoop
12 138 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 132 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 92 (1.92%) Oracle Database
15 65 (1.36%) RDBMS
16 64 (1.34%) Redis
17 61 (1.27%) OLAP
18 50 (1.04%) QlikView
18 50 (1.04%) Impala
Development Applications
1 662 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 431 (9.00%) Subversion
3 249 (5.20%) Visual Studio
4 220 (4.59%) JUnit
5 202 (4.22%) NUnit
6 197 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 189 (3.95%) Maven
8 184 (3.84%) Cucumber
9 182 (3.80%) TeamCity
10 178 (3.72%) Selenium
11 162 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 149 (3.11%) JIRA
13 131 (2.74%) Jasmine
14 116 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
15 103 (2.15%) Eclipse
16 87 (1.82%) SpecFlow
17 83 (1.73%) Ant
18 77 (1.61%) ReSharper
18 77 (1.61%) PHPUnit
19 69 (1.44%) Grunt
General
1 1020 (21.30%) Finance
2 366 (7.64%) Banking
3 216 (4.51%) Marketing
4 208 (4.34%) Retail
5 207 (4.32%) Front Office
6 176 (3.68%) Advertising
7 172 (3.59%) Games
8 158 (3.30%) Investment Banking
9 136 (2.84%) Telecoms
10 84 (1.75%) Law
11 83 (1.73%) Publishing
12 62 (1.29%) Back Office
13 60 (1.25%) Financial Institution
14 31 (0.65%) Legal
15 29 (0.61%) Manufacturing
16 28 (0.58%) French Language
17 17 (0.35%) Music Industry
18 14 (0.29%) Multimedia
19 11 (0.23%) Billing
20 9 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1725 (36.02%) HTML
2 1661 (34.68%) .NET
3 1602 (33.45%) CSS
4 1123 (23.45%) jQuery
5 1024 (21.38%) ASP.NET
6 875 (18.27%) Web Services
7 811 (16.93%) HTML5
8 618 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 611 (12.76%) CSS3
10 609 (12.72%) Spring
11 604 (12.61%) XML
12 565 (11.80%) AngularJS
13 521 (10.88%) .NET Framework
14 519 (10.84%) REST
15 491 (10.25%) WCF
16 441 (9.21%) Ajax
17 397 (8.29%) Hibernate
18 386 (8.06%) JSON
19 351 (7.33%) Backbone.js
20 334 (6.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 449 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 370 (7.73%) User Experience
3 360 (7.52%) Open Source
4 264 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 242 (5.05%) Mobile App
6 191 (3.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 157 (3.28%) iPhone
8 144 (3.01%) Algorithms
9 118 (2.46%) Derivative
10 107 (2.23%) Hedge funds
11 96 (2.00%) Mathematics
12 89 (1.86%) Visualisation
13 83 (1.73%) Fixed Income
14 79 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
15 75 (1.57%) Client/Server
16 71 (1.48%) Data Structures
17 68 (1.42%) Equities
18 67 (1.40%) iPad
19 60 (1.25%) Digital Media
20 58 (1.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 520 (10.86%) Linux
2 429 (8.96%) Windows
3 317 (6.62%) Android
4 306 (6.39%) Apple iOS
5 268 (5.60%) UNIX
6 36 (0.75%) Windows Phone
7 32 (0.67%) Debian
8 24 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 20 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
10 14 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 14 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.27%) Solaris
12 12 (0.25%) CentOS
13 9 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.10%) Tizen
16 3 (0.063%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.063%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.042%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2382 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1486 (31.03%) TDD
3 1410 (29.44%) MVC
4 1235 (25.79%) OO
5 997 (20.82%) Scrum
6 793 (16.56%) E-Commerce
7 632 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
8 626 (13.07%) BDD
9 567 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 518 (10.82%) Multithreading
11 499 (10.42%) OOP
12 491 (10.25%) Unit Testing
13 439 (9.17%) Mentoring
14 337 (7.04%) Web Development
15 305 (6.37%) SOA
16 288 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
17 249 (5.20%) iOS Development
18 218 (4.55%) ETL
19 217 (4.53%) Pair Programming
20 212 (4.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2023 (42.24%) JavaScript
2 1703 (35.56%) C#
3 1556 (32.49%) Java
4 1374 (28.69%) SQL
5 620 (12.95%) PHP
6 430 (8.98%) Python
7 402 (8.39%) C++
8 305 (6.37%) T-SQL
9 294 (6.14%) Ruby
10 222 (4.64%) Objective-C
11 148 (3.09%) C
12 134 (2.80%) PHP5
13 97 (2.03%) Perl
14 94 (1.96%) VB.NET
15 93 (1.94%) PL/SQL
16 89 (1.86%) Scala
17 54 (1.13%) Bash Shell
18 51 (1.06%) VB
19 49 (1.02%) VBA
19 49 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 579 (12.09%) Degree
2 74 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (0.75%) PhD
4 20 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.25%) MCTS
6 9 (0.19%) MCSD
7 7 (0.15%) MCP
8 5 (0.10%) CCA
8 5 (0.10%) MCITP
9 4 (0.084%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.063%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.063%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.063%) MCPD
11 2 (0.042%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.042%) MCAD
11 2 (0.042%) MCSE
11 2 (0.042%) MCSA
12 1 (0.021%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (6.37%) QA
2 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.21%) SLA
3 10 (0.21%) WCAG
4 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.084%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.021%) Section 508
6 1 (0.021%) EMIR
6 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 28 (0.58%) HDFS
2 12 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.084%) Varnish
5 3 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.042%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.021%) Docker
7 1 (0.021%) Snort
7 1 (0.021%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.021%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.021%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (0.84%) Puppet
3 36 (0.75%) logstash
4 22 (0.46%) StatsD
5 19 (0.40%) Kibana
6 12 (0.25%) Vagrant
7 9 (0.19%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.13%) Ansible
10 5 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 5 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.084%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.084%) Nagios
12 2 (0.042%) MOM
12 2 (0.042%) YUM
12 2 (0.042%) Oozie
13 1 (0.021%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.021%) Netcool
13 1 (0.021%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.021%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 648 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 394 (8.23%) Oracle
3 232 (4.84%) Zend
4 185 (3.86%) Google
5 107 (2.23%) Facebook
6 94 (1.96%) Adobe
7 81 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 76 (1.59%) Twitter
9 57 (1.19%) Sybase
9 57 (1.19%) SAP
10 51 (1.06%) DevExpress
11 48 (1.00%) Dell
12 45 (0.94%) EPiServer
13 37 (0.77%) IBM
14 36 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
15 33 (0.69%) Sitecore
16 32 (0.67%) Cognos
17 31 (0.65%) hybris
17 31 (0.65%) Tableau
18 28 (0.58%) Business Objects
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonuse + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Private healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group pension Scheme
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago