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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 50 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2309 2544 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.01% 5.71% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 6.11% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2297 2215
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £78,000
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 572 £60,000 +4.34% 84
Kingston Upon Thames +1 22 £45,000 -14.28%
Docklands, London -4 20 £62,500 -1.96%
Croydon -8 9 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Bromley -4 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Isleworth - 7 £57,500 -
Westminster 0 6 £40,000 -9.09%
Canary Wharf +7 5 £80,000 -11.11%
Wimbledon -4 5 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 5 £43,750 -
Enfield - 5 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge +2 4 £51,250 -
Harrow - 3 £56,250 - 1
Twickenham +8 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Ealing +5 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Chiswick -1 2 £37,500 -
Teddington - 2 £55,000 - 1
Ilford -2 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -4 1 £50,000 -2.43%
Paddington -6 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Clapham - 1 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £40,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2508 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2113 (41.85%) JavaScript
3 1804 (35.73%) HTML
4 1769 (35.04%) C#
5 1731 (34.28%) .NET
6 1692 (33.51%) Java
7 1659 (32.86%) CSS
8 1552 (30.74%) TDD
9 1477 (29.25%) MVC
10 1454 (28.80%) SQL
11 1316 (26.06%) OO
12 1214 (24.04%) SQL Server
13 1162 (23.01%) jQuery
14 1098 (21.75%) Finance
15 1055 (20.90%) ASP.NET
16 1041 (20.62%) Scrum
17 961 (19.03%) Web Services
18 864 (17.11%) HTML5
19 846 (16.76%) E-Commerce
20 689 (13.65%) Git (software)
21 671 (13.29%) PHP
22 666 (13.19%) CSS3
23 663 (13.13%) XML
24 655 (12.97%) Spring
25 650 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
26 645 (12.77%) Microsoft
27 644 (12.76%) BDD
28 637 (12.62%) Degree
29 636 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
30 613 (12.14%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 285 (5.64%) Node.js
2 196 (3.88%) Apache
3 191 (3.78%) CMS
4 164 (3.25%) Apache Solr
5 162 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 161 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 105 (2.08%) IIS
8 80 (1.58%) Umbraco
9 79 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
10 77 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 76 (1.51%) Drupal
11 76 (1.51%) nginx
12 73 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 52 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
14 51 (1.01%) WordPress
15 49 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
16 47 (0.93%) WebSphere
17 39 (0.77%) MQSeries
18 38 (0.75%) WebLogic
18 38 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 323 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.63%) MS Office
4 22 (0.44%) InDesign
5 19 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.26%) MS Project
8 11 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (0.079%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.059%) Maya
13 2 (0.040%) SPSS
14 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 36 (0.71%) Sophis RISQUE
2 35 (0.69%) Magento
3 30 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
6 10 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.16%) Fredhopper
9 7 (0.14%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.079%) Summit
12 3 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
12 3 (0.059%) SAP R/3
12 3 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
13 2 (0.040%) osCommerce
13 2 (0.040%) Agresso
13 2 (0.040%) SAP HCM
13 2 (0.040%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 128 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (1.84%) GitHub
4 85 (1.68%) SaaS
5 62 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (0.42%) Trello
8 12 (0.24%) Office 365
9 9 (0.18%) Force.com
10 5 (0.099%) PaaS
10 5 (0.099%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.079%) IaaS
12 3 (0.059%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.040%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.040%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.040%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.020%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 193 (3.82%) Internet
2 116 (2.30%) HTTP
3 112 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.71%) Intranet
5 26 (0.51%) Broadband
6 23 (0.46%) SNMP
7 17 (0.34%) SSL
7 17 (0.34%) SS7
7 17 (0.34%) TCAP
7 17 (0.34%) INAP
7 17 (0.34%) SIGTRAN
8 14 (0.28%) 4G
9 13 (0.26%) DAB
9 13 (0.26%) DNS
9 13 (0.26%) GSM
10 8 (0.16%) SMS
11 7 (0.14%) VoIP
11 7 (0.14%) RTP
11 7 (0.14%) SSH
11 7 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1214 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 561 (11.11%) MySQL
3 319 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 310 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 296 (5.86%) MongoDB
6 280 (5.55%) Relational Database
7 240 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 207 (4.10%) Big Data
9 203 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
10 190 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 166 (3.29%) Hadoop
12 161 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 132 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
14 131 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 92 (1.82%) Oracle Database
16 80 (1.58%) RDBMS
17 70 (1.39%) Redis
18 64 (1.27%) OLAP
19 52 (1.03%) Apache Hive
20 51 (1.01%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 689 (13.65%) Git (software)
2 445 (8.81%) Subversion
3 277 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 231 (4.58%) JUnit
5 215 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 210 (4.16%) NUnit
7 199 (3.94%) Maven
8 177 (3.51%) Cucumber
9 172 (3.41%) Selenium
10 171 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 168 (3.33%) JIRA
12 160 (3.17%) TeamCity
13 138 (2.73%) Jasmine
14 111 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
15 107 (2.12%) Eclipse
16 105 (2.08%) SpecFlow
17 100 (1.98%) Ant
18 83 (1.64%) PHPUnit
19 79 (1.56%) ReSharper
20 78 (1.54%) Grunt
General
1 1098 (21.75%) Finance
2 384 (7.61%) Banking
3 228 (4.52%) Marketing
4 216 (4.28%) Front Office
5 211 (4.18%) Retail
6 193 (3.82%) Advertising
7 188 (3.72%) Games
8 164 (3.25%) Investment Banking
9 148 (2.93%) Telecoms
10 96 (1.90%) Law
11 87 (1.72%) Publishing
12 71 (1.41%) Back Office
13 62 (1.23%) Financial Institution
14 32 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 27 (0.53%) Legal
16 24 (0.48%) French Language
17 16 (0.32%) Music Industry
18 13 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 12 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (0.20%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1804 (35.73%) HTML
2 1731 (34.28%) .NET
3 1659 (32.86%) CSS
4 1162 (23.01%) jQuery
5 1055 (20.90%) ASP.NET
6 961 (19.03%) Web Services
7 864 (17.11%) HTML5
8 666 (13.19%) CSS3
9 663 (13.13%) XML
10 655 (12.97%) Spring
11 650 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 579 (11.47%) AngularJS
13 564 (11.17%) REST
14 545 (10.79%) .NET Framework
15 502 (9.94%) WCF
16 468 (9.27%) Ajax
17 453 (8.97%) Hibernate
18 406 (8.04%) JSON
19 359 (7.11%) SOAP
20 358 (7.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 469 (9.29%) Computer Science
2 378 (7.49%) Open Source
3 376 (7.45%) User Experience
4 269 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 267 (5.29%) Mobile App
6 222 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 172 (3.41%) iPhone
8 116 (2.30%) Derivative
9 112 (2.22%) Hedge funds
10 109 (2.16%) Mathematics
11 90 (1.78%) Fixed Income
12 84 (1.66%) Visualisation
13 82 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
14 78 (1.54%) Client/Server
15 77 (1.53%) iPad
16 76 (1.51%) Equities
17 65 (1.29%) Management Information System
18 61 (1.21%) Social Media
19 52 (1.03%) Digital Media
20 51 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 550 (10.89%) Linux
2 451 (8.93%) Windows
3 381 (7.55%) Apple iOS
4 378 (7.49%) Android
5 268 (5.31%) UNIX
6 44 (0.87%) Windows Phone
7 31 (0.61%) Debian
8 30 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
9 24 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
10 17 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.28%) CentOS
12 12 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.22%) Solaris
14 10 (0.20%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.099%) Tizen
18 4 (0.079%) Windows Phone 8
18 4 (0.079%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.040%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2508 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1552 (30.74%) TDD
3 1477 (29.25%) MVC
4 1316 (26.06%) OO
5 1041 (20.62%) Scrum
6 846 (16.76%) E-Commerce
7 644 (12.76%) BDD
8 636 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
9 613 (12.14%) Software Engineering
10 557 (11.03%) Multithreading
11 551 (10.91%) Unit Testing
12 530 (10.50%) OOP
13 456 (9.03%) Mentoring
14 362 (7.17%) Web Development
15 319 (6.32%) SOA
16 290 (5.74%) iOS Development
17 274 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
18 241 (4.77%) Pair Programming
19 239 (4.73%) Kanban
20 227 (4.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2113 (41.85%) JavaScript
2 1769 (35.04%) C#
3 1692 (33.51%) Java
4 1454 (28.80%) SQL
5 671 (13.29%) PHP
6 448 (8.87%) Python
7 430 (8.52%) C++
8 313 (6.20%) Ruby
9 306 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 254 (5.03%) Objective-C
11 156 (3.09%) C
12 141 (2.79%) PHP5
13 104 (2.06%) VB.NET
14 97 (1.92%) Scala
15 89 (1.76%) PL/SQL
16 78 (1.54%) Perl
17 64 (1.27%) VB
18 53 (1.05%) Bash Shell
19 52 (1.03%) Groovy
20 48 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 637 (12.62%) Degree
2 70 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (0.75%) PhD
4 18 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.28%) MCTS
6 9 (0.18%) MCSD
7 7 (0.14%) MCP
7 7 (0.14%) MCITP
8 6 (0.12%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.12%) MBA
9 5 (0.099%) CCA
10 4 (0.079%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.059%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.059%) MCPD
12 2 (0.040%) MCAD
12 2 (0.040%) MCSE
12 2 (0.040%) MCSA
13 1 (0.020%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.020%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 328 (6.50%) QA
2 11 (0.22%) WCAG
3 10 (0.20%) SLA
4 7 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.099%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.079%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.079%) EMIR
6 4 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.020%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.020%) Section 508
System Software
1 33 (0.65%) HDFS
2 8 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.099%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.079%) Varnish
5 3 (0.059%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.040%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.020%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.020%) Snort
7 1 (0.020%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.020%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.020%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (0.87%) Puppet
2 39 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.69%) logstash
4 16 (0.32%) StatsD
5 15 (0.30%) Kibana
6 12 (0.24%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.099%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 5 (0.099%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.099%) Ansible
9 4 (0.079%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.059%) MOM
10 3 (0.059%) Nagios
11 2 (0.040%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.040%) YUM
11 2 (0.040%) Oozie
12 1 (0.020%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.020%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.020%) SCCM
12 1 (0.020%) Control-M
Vendors
1 645 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 446 (8.83%) Oracle
3 264 (5.23%) Zend
4 193 (3.82%) Google
5 113 (2.24%) JBoss
6 102 (2.02%) TIBCO
7 101 (2.00%) Adobe
8 96 (1.90%) Facebook
9 78 (1.54%) Twitter
10 63 (1.25%) Sybase
11 61 (1.21%) SAP
12 56 (1.11%) EPiServer
13 54 (1.07%) DevExpress
14 45 (0.89%) Sitecore
15 42 (0.83%) IBM
16 41 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
17 40 (0.79%) Dell
18 36 (0.71%) 29West
19 32 (0.63%) hybris
20 31 (0.61%) ATG
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits in advert
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday