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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 52 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2093 2526 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.63% 5.48% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 5.83% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 2238 2084
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 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
42355 43349 45261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36017 36087 39032
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 £38,500
% 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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -2 521 £57,500 -4.16% 92
Kingston Upon Thames -5 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surbiton +6 10 £47,500 -
Docklands, London -16 10 £73,750 +28.26%
Uxbridge 0 9 £50,000 - 1
Enfield - 6 £42,500 -
Westminster +2 5 £40,000 -
Croydon -3 5 £51,250 +1.48%
Twickenham +4 4 £55,000 -
Dagenham - 4 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf +33 3 £56,250 -37.50%
Teddington -5 3 £55,000 -
Bromley +12 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Hammersmith -12 2 £66,000 +34.69%
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
Harrow -16 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £57,500 - 2
Coulsdon - 1 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2306 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1916 (42.12%) JavaScript
3 1618 (35.57%) HTML
4 1570 (34.51%) C#
5 1556 (34.21%) .NET
6 1510 (33.19%) CSS
7 1491 (32.78%) Java
8 1434 (31.52%) TDD
9 1349 (29.65%) MVC
10 1332 (29.28%) SQL
11 1171 (25.74%) OO
12 1082 (23.79%) jQuery
13 1074 (23.61%) SQL Server
14 964 (21.19%) Finance
15 943 (20.73%) ASP.NET
16 907 (19.94%) Scrum
17 762 (16.75%) Web Services
18 733 (16.11%) E-Commerce
19 724 (15.92%) HTML5
20 650 (14.29%) Git (software)
21 623 (13.70%) Spring
22 620 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
23 619 (13.61%) PHP
24 616 (13.54%) Microsoft
25 610 (13.41%) XML
26 597 (13.12%) BDD
27 592 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
28 554 (12.18%) Degree
29 550 (12.09%) Software Engineering
30 526 (11.56%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
1 272 (5.98%) Node.js
2 179 (3.93%) CMS
3 166 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 164 (3.61%) Apache Solr
5 162 (3.56%) Apache
6 160 (3.52%) Tomcat
7 110 (2.42%) IIS
8 103 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
9 75 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 75 (1.65%) JBoss
9 75 (1.65%) nginx
10 74 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 72 (1.58%) Drupal
12 55 (1.21%) WordPress
13 51 (1.12%) Umbraco
14 45 (0.99%) WebLogic
15 43 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
16 38 (0.84%) Confluence
17 35 (0.77%) MQSeries
18 33 (0.73%) GlassFish
Applications
1 318 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 34 (0.75%) MS Office
4 26 (0.57%) InDesign
5 13 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 12 (0.26%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.11%) Maya
8 4 (0.088%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.088%) MS Project
8 4 (0.088%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 45 (0.99%) Sophis RISQUE
2 34 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.62%) Magento
4 12 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (0.13%) SAP R/3
9 5 (0.11%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.088%) osCommerce
11 3 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.066%) Summit
12 2 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.044%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (0.044%) Maximo
12 2 (0.044%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (2.15%) GitHub
3 86 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (1.36%) SaaS
5 59 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.55%) Trello
7 24 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.18%) Office 365
9 6 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.088%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.088%) PaaS
12 3 (0.066%) Force.com
12 3 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.044%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.044%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.044%) Heroku
14 1 (0.022%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (3.72%) Internet
2 71 (1.56%) HTTP
3 49 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 35 (0.77%) Intranet
5 25 (0.55%) Broadband
6 23 (0.51%) SSL
7 12 (0.26%) DNS
7 12 (0.26%) SNMP
8 11 (0.24%) GSM
9 9 (0.20%) Extranet
9 9 (0.20%) DAB
10 8 (0.18%) TCAP
10 8 (0.18%) INAP
10 8 (0.18%) VLAN
10 8 (0.18%) SIGTRAN
10 8 (0.18%) RTP
10 8 (0.18%) SS7
11 5 (0.11%) 3G
11 5 (0.11%) SMS
11 5 (0.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1074 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 522 (11.48%) MySQL
3 315 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 302 (6.64%) MongoDB
5 300 (6.59%) NoSQL
6 226 (4.97%) Big Data
6 226 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 214 (4.70%) Relational Database
8 207 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
9 204 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 165 (3.63%) Hadoop
11 161 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 122 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 111 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 91 (2.00%) Oracle Database
15 72 (1.58%) Redis
16 61 (1.34%) RDBMS
17 54 (1.19%) QlikView
18 50 (1.10%) Impala
19 49 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 650 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 432 (9.50%) Subversion
3 201 (4.42%) JUnit
3 201 (4.42%) Visual Studio
4 197 (4.33%) Maven
5 184 (4.04%) Jenkins
6 181 (3.98%) TeamCity
7 175 (3.85%) Selenium
8 173 (3.80%) NUnit
9 167 (3.67%) Cucumber
10 142 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 141 (3.10%) JIRA
12 119 (2.62%) Jasmine
13 114 (2.51%) Eclipse
14 106 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
15 78 (1.71%) SpecFlow
16 74 (1.63%) PHPUnit
17 71 (1.56%) Ant
18 69 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
19 66 (1.45%) ReSharper
General
1 964 (21.19%) Finance
2 335 (7.36%) Banking
3 207 (4.55%) Retail
4 187 (4.11%) Marketing
5 185 (4.07%) Front Office
6 165 (3.63%) Advertising
7 156 (3.43%) Games
8 153 (3.36%) Investment Banking
9 142 (3.12%) Telecoms
10 84 (1.85%) Law
11 80 (1.76%) Publishing
12 64 (1.41%) Back Office
13 61 (1.34%) Financial Institution
14 47 (1.03%) Legal
15 27 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 26 (0.57%) French Language
17 16 (0.35%) Online Betting
18 15 (0.33%) Music Industry
19 10 (0.22%) Electronics
19 10 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1618 (35.57%) HTML
2 1556 (34.21%) .NET
3 1510 (33.19%) CSS
4 1082 (23.79%) jQuery
5 943 (20.73%) ASP.NET
6 762 (16.75%) Web Services
7 724 (15.92%) HTML5
8 623 (13.70%) Spring
9 610 (13.41%) XML
10 592 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 526 (11.56%) CSS3
12 522 (11.48%) AngularJS
13 499 (10.97%) .NET Framework
14 468 (10.29%) REST
15 444 (9.76%) Ajax
16 428 (9.41%) WCF
17 397 (8.73%) Hibernate
18 393 (8.64%) JSON
19 331 (7.28%) RESTful
20 319 (7.01%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 423 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 370 (8.13%) User Experience
3 350 (7.69%) Open Source
4 278 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 220 (4.84%) Mobile App
6 158 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 147 (3.23%) iPhone
8 144 (3.17%) Algorithms
9 118 (2.59%) Derivative
10 102 (2.24%) Hedge funds
11 91 (2.00%) Visualisation
12 85 (1.87%) Mathematics
13 80 (1.76%) Fixed Income
14 69 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
15 66 (1.45%) Equities
16 64 (1.41%) Client/Server
16 64 (1.41%) iPad
17 57 (1.25%) Digital Media
18 56 (1.23%) Data Structures
19 51 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 489 (10.75%) Linux
2 400 (8.79%) Windows
3 288 (6.33%) Android
4 269 (5.91%) Apple iOS
5 253 (5.56%) UNIX
6 34 (0.75%) Windows Phone
7 29 (0.64%) Debian
7 29 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 22 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 22 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 19 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
10 16 (0.35%) CentOS
11 14 (0.31%) Solaris
12 11 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.11%) Tizen
15 4 (0.088%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.022%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2306 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1434 (31.52%) TDD
3 1349 (29.65%) MVC
4 1171 (25.74%) OO
5 907 (19.94%) Scrum
6 733 (16.11%) E-Commerce
7 620 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
8 597 (13.12%) BDD
9 550 (12.09%) Software Engineering
10 487 (10.71%) OOP
11 455 (10.00%) Multithreading
12 445 (9.78%) Mentoring
13 410 (9.01%) Unit Testing
14 324 (7.12%) Web Development
15 300 (6.59%) SOA
16 293 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
17 235 (5.17%) iOS Development
18 197 (4.33%) ETL
19 194 (4.26%) Pair Programming
20 190 (4.18%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1916 (42.12%) JavaScript
2 1570 (34.51%) C#
3 1491 (32.78%) Java
4 1332 (29.28%) SQL
5 619 (13.61%) PHP
6 392 (8.62%) Python
7 370 (8.13%) C++
8 304 (6.68%) T-SQL
9 243 (5.34%) Ruby
10 195 (4.29%) Objective-C
11 137 (3.01%) C
12 136 (2.99%) PHP5
13 99 (2.18%) PL/SQL
14 91 (2.00%) Perl
15 90 (1.98%) Scala
16 88 (1.93%) VB.NET
17 49 (1.08%) Bash Shell
18 48 (1.06%) VB
19 47 (1.03%) Groovy
20 46 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 554 (12.18%) Degree
2 67 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.77%) PhD
4 27 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.26%) MCSD
6 9 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.11%) MCTS
7 5 (0.11%) CCA
8 4 (0.088%) MCP
9 3 (0.066%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.066%) MCPD
9 3 (0.066%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.044%) MCITP
10 2 (0.044%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.022%) MCAD
11 1 (0.022%) MCSE
11 1 (0.022%) CFA
11 1 (0.022%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.022%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 297 (6.53%) QA
2 9 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.18%) SLA
3 8 (0.18%) WCAG
4 6 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.022%) EMIR
6 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.29%) HDFS
3 7 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.11%) Varnish
6 4 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.066%) Docker
7 3 (0.066%) Firmware
8 2 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.044%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.022%) vSphere
9 1 (0.022%) Snort
9 1 (0.022%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 41 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (0.81%) logstash
3 35 (0.77%) Puppet
4 27 (0.59%) StatsD
5 23 (0.51%) Kibana
6 9 (0.20%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.15%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.13%) Ansible
9 5 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.088%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.088%) Nagios
11 2 (0.044%) YUM
11 2 (0.044%) Oozie
11 2 (0.044%) HP UCMDB
12 1 (0.022%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.022%) SCCM
12 1 (0.022%) Netcool
Vendors
1 616 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 370 (8.13%) Oracle
3 241 (5.30%) Zend
4 179 (3.93%) Google
5 106 (2.33%) Facebook
6 76 (1.67%) Adobe
7 74 (1.63%) Twitter
8 67 (1.47%) TIBCO
9 61 (1.34%) Sybase
10 49 (1.08%) Dell
11 48 (1.06%) SAP
12 40 (0.88%) DevExpress
13 38 (0.84%) hybris
14 36 (0.79%) EPiServer
15 31 (0.68%) New Relic
16 30 (0.66%) ATG
16 30 (0.66%) IBM
17 28 (0.62%) Cognos
17 28 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
17 28 (0.62%) Tableau
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £68000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Aquent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits included
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago