The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 48 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2590 2363 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.36% 5.33% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 5.71% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2268 2161 2403
Average salary £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -14 617 £60,000 +4.34% 98
Kingston Upon Thames +4 29 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Docklands, London +10 15 £60,000 +4.34%
Bromley - 11 £50,000 - 1
Croydon +3 10 £55,000 +17.02%
Hammersmith 0 9 £60,000 +13.74%
Uxbridge -1 7 £40,000 - 1
Clapham - 7 £60,000 -
Chiswick -6 6 £38,750 -18.42%
Westminster 0 5 £50,000 +36.98%
Hackney - 5 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf -4 4 £92,500 +5.71% 1
Surbiton -7 4 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow -14 3 £75,000 +36.36%
Chessington - 3 £47,500 -
Paddington - 3 £50,000 - 1
Ealing +12 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Wimbledon -7 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Teddington - 2 - - 1
Harrow -7 1 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 -
Coulsdon - 1 £40,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £40,000 -
Ilford - 1 £40,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £52,500 -
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2131 (40.58%) JavaScript
2 1899 (36.16%) HTML
3 1890 (35.99%) Java
4 1835 (34.95%) C#
5 1794 (34.16%) .NET
6 1698 (32.34%) CSS
7 1602 (30.51%) TDD
8 1562 (29.75%) MVC
9 1473 (28.05%) SQL
10 1320 (25.14%) OO
11 1286 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
12 1209 (23.02%) SQL Server
13 1207 (22.99%) jQuery
14 1143 (21.77%) Finance
15 1081 (20.59%) Scrum
16 1043 (19.86%) ASP.NET
17 1038 (19.77%) Web Services
18 992 (18.89%) HTML5
19 854 (16.26%) E-Commerce
20 759 (14.45%) CSS3
21 753 (14.34%) XML
22 715 (13.62%) Spring
23 712 (13.56%) Degree
24 701 (13.35%) PHP
25 674 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
26 663 (12.63%) BDD
27 657 (12.51%) Git (software)
28 640 (12.19%) Microsoft
29 635 (12.09%) Software Engineering
30 608 (11.58%) REST

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 270 (5.14%) Node.js
2 228 (4.34%) CMS
3 209 (3.98%) Apache
4 184 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 141 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 125 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 97 (1.85%) Umbraco
8 90 (1.71%) Drupal
8 90 (1.71%) IIS
9 71 (1.35%) WordPress
10 67 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
11 62 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 58 (1.10%) WebLogic
13 53 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
14 51 (0.97%) nginx
14 51 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
15 46 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
16 42 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
16 42 (0.80%) Confluence
17 41 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 315 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 61 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.65%) MS Office
4 25 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.27%) MS Project
7 13 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.21%) InDesign
9 6 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.095%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.057%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.057%) Maya
12 2 (0.038%) SPSS
13 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 43 (0.82%) Magento
2 40 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 26 (0.50%) Sophis RISQUE
5 16 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.21%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.15%) Fredhopper
7 8 (0.15%) Summit
8 7 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.038%) TIBCO iProcess
11 2 (0.038%) Global One
11 2 (0.038%) Maximo
11 2 (0.038%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.038%) Agresso
11 2 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 150 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (1.79%) SaaS
3 81 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (1.45%) GitHub
5 47 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.25%) Force.com
8 10 (0.19%) PaaS
8 10 (0.19%) Trello
9 9 (0.17%) Office 365
9 9 (0.17%) IaaS
10 7 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.076%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.038%) Heroku
12 2 (0.038%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.038%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.60%) Internet
2 107 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 100 (1.90%) HTTP
4 27 (0.51%) SNMP
5 25 (0.48%) Intranet
6 17 (0.32%) SS7
6 17 (0.32%) TCAP
6 17 (0.32%) INAP
6 17 (0.32%) SIGTRAN
7 13 (0.25%) DAB
7 13 (0.25%) GSM
8 12 (0.23%) SSL
9 11 (0.21%) SMS
9 11 (0.21%) 4G
10 9 (0.17%) Broadband
10 9 (0.17%) DNS
11 8 (0.15%) SSH
12 7 (0.13%) VLAN
12 7 (0.13%) RTP
12 7 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1209 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 585 (11.14%) MySQL
3 330 (6.28%) NoSQL
4 328 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 297 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 280 (5.33%) Relational Database
7 229 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 225 (4.28%) Big Data
9 199 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
10 189 (3.60%) Hadoop
11 161 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 152 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 136 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 126 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 106 (2.02%) RDBMS
16 101 (1.92%) Oracle Database
17 72 (1.37%) DB2
18 62 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
18 62 (1.18%) Apache Hive
19 61 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 657 (12.51%) Git (software)
2 435 (8.28%) Subversion
3 300 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 231 (4.40%) Maven
5 225 (4.28%) JUnit
6 215 (4.09%) Jenkins
7 204 (3.88%) NUnit
8 188 (3.58%) Cucumber
9 185 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 171 (3.26%) JIRA
11 168 (3.20%) Selenium
12 144 (2.74%) Ant
13 142 (2.70%) Jasmine
14 130 (2.48%) TeamCity
15 123 (2.34%) SpecFlow
16 119 (2.27%) Eclipse
17 91 (1.73%) Grunt
18 89 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
19 85 (1.62%) QUnit
20 71 (1.35%) Moq
General
1 1143 (21.77%) Finance
2 410 (7.81%) Banking
3 237 (4.51%) Marketing
4 228 (4.34%) Front Office
5 205 (3.90%) Games
6 200 (3.81%) Retail
7 193 (3.68%) Advertising
8 176 (3.35%) Investment Banking
9 143 (2.72%) Telecoms
10 96 (1.83%) Publishing
11 88 (1.68%) Law
12 82 (1.56%) Back Office
13 50 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 33 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 21 (0.40%) Legal
16 16 (0.30%) French Language
17 15 (0.29%) Music Industry
18 11 (0.21%) Online Betting
18 11 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1899 (36.16%) HTML
2 1794 (34.16%) .NET
3 1698 (32.34%) CSS
4 1207 (22.99%) jQuery
5 1043 (19.86%) ASP.NET
6 1038 (19.77%) Web Services
7 992 (18.89%) HTML5
8 759 (14.45%) CSS3
9 753 (14.34%) XML
10 715 (13.62%) Spring
11 674 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 608 (11.58%) REST
13 558 (10.63%) WCF
14 550 (10.47%) .NET Framework
15 514 (9.79%) AngularJS
16 501 (9.54%) Ajax
17 489 (9.31%) Hibernate
18 427 (8.13%) JSON
19 416 (7.92%) J2EE
20 407 (7.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 502 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 392 (7.47%) Open Source
3 312 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 248 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 170 (3.24%) iPhone
6 125 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 125 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 118 (2.25%) Derivative
8 108 (2.06%) Equities
9 100 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 90 (1.71%) Fixed Income
11 87 (1.66%) Social Media
12 85 (1.62%) Client/Server
13 80 (1.52%) iPad
14 75 (1.43%) Blackberry
15 72 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
16 68 (1.29%) Visualisation
17 58 (1.10%) Management Information System
18 54 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
19 51 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 594 (11.31%) Linux
2 474 (9.03%) Windows
3 462 (8.80%) Apple iOS
4 441 (8.40%) Android
5 301 (5.73%) UNIX
6 40 (0.76%) Windows Phone
7 35 (0.67%) Debian
8 32 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
9 29 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 24 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
11 19 (0.36%) CentOS
12 14 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.15%) Solaris
14 5 (0.095%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.076%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.076%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.057%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1602 (30.51%) TDD
2 1562 (29.75%) MVC
3 1320 (25.14%) OO
4 1286 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
5 1081 (20.59%) Scrum
6 854 (16.26%) E-Commerce
7 663 (12.63%) BDD
8 635 (12.09%) Software Engineering
9 607 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
10 579 (11.03%) Unit Testing
11 569 (10.84%) Multithreading
12 556 (10.59%) OOP
13 393 (7.48%) Web Development
14 327 (6.23%) SOA
15 318 (6.06%) iOS Development
16 266 (5.07%) Kanban
17 256 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
18 248 (4.72%) Android Development
19 246 (4.68%) Low Latency
20 227 (4.32%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2131 (40.58%) JavaScript
2 1890 (35.99%) Java
3 1835 (34.95%) C#
4 1473 (28.05%) SQL
5 701 (13.35%) PHP
6 464 (8.84%) Python
7 437 (8.32%) C++
8 354 (6.74%) Ruby
9 270 (5.14%) Objective-C
10 258 (4.91%) T-SQL
11 165 (3.14%) C
12 140 (2.67%) Scala
13 116 (2.21%) PHP5
14 102 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 101 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 75 (1.43%) Perl
17 66 (1.26%) Groovy
18 59 (1.12%) VB
19 49 (0.93%) Bash Shell
19 49 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 712 (13.56%) Degree
2 62 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (0.76%) PhD
4 19 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.27%) MBA
5 14 (0.27%) MCTS
6 8 (0.15%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.13%) MCITP
7 7 (0.13%) MCP
8 6 (0.11%) MCSD
9 5 (0.095%) CCA
10 3 (0.057%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.057%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.038%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.038%) MCAD
11 2 (0.038%) MCSE
11 2 (0.038%) MCSA
12 1 (0.019%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (6.04%) QA
2 11 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.17%) SLA
4 8 (0.15%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.076%) WCAG
6 4 (0.076%) EMIR
6 4 (0.076%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.038%) MiFID
7 2 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.019%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.019%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.019%) Section 508
8 1 (0.019%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (0.67%) HDFS
2 11 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.095%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.076%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.038%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.019%) Snort
7 1 (0.019%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.019%) vSphere
7 1 (0.019%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 52 (0.99%) Puppet
2 48 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.67%) logstash
4 11 (0.21%) Plesk
5 10 (0.19%) HAProxy
5 10 (0.19%) Vagrant
6 9 (0.17%) StatsD
6 9 (0.17%) Kibana
7 8 (0.15%) Nagios
8 7 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.095%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.076%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.076%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.057%) YUM
11 3 (0.057%) MOM
12 2 (0.038%) Oozie
12 2 (0.038%) Ansible
13 1 (0.019%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.019%) SCCM
Vendors
1 640 (12.19%) Microsoft
2 508 (9.67%) Oracle
3 265 (5.05%) Zend
4 243 (4.63%) Google
5 144 (2.74%) JBoss
6 122 (2.32%) TIBCO
7 99 (1.89%) Adobe
8 90 (1.71%) Facebook
9 75 (1.43%) Sybase
10 65 (1.24%) Twitter
11 62 (1.18%) SAP
12 58 (1.10%) Sitecore
13 57 (1.09%) EPiServer
14 56 (1.07%) DevExpress
15 44 (0.84%) IBM
16 43 (0.82%) ATG
16 43 (0.82%) hybris
17 40 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
18 32 (0.61%) Endeca
19 30 (0.57%) Apple
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago