The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / London
Rank 481 544 552
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 89 102 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84 95 95
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
32051 38383 39535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.13% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27179 32953 33619
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the London region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +30 11 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Croydon - 2 £51,250 -
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 140 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (46.57%) .NET
3 93 (45.59%) C#
4 74 (36.27%) Java
5 68 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 64 (31.37%) TDD
6 64 (31.37%) Scrum
7 62 (30.39%) SQL
8 60 (29.41%) Finance
8 60 (29.41%) MVC
9 59 (28.92%) HTML
10 56 (27.45%) JavaScript
11 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
12 50 (24.51%) CSS
13 48 (23.53%) BDD
14 44 (21.57%) MySQL
15 42 (20.59%) AngularJS
16 41 (20.10%) OO
17 37 (18.14%) Git (software)
18 34 (16.67%) Computer Science
19 33 (16.18%) .NET Framework
19 33 (16.18%) Oracle
19 33 (16.18%) Big Data
20 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
20 32 (15.69%) Linux
21 31 (15.20%) MongoDB
21 31 (15.20%) REST
22 30 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
23 28 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
24 27 (13.24%) SOA

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.78%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.39%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.41%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.43%) Jetty
7 6 (2.94%) Apache
7 6 (2.94%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.94%) JBoss
7 6 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.47%) Confluence
8 3 (1.47%) nginx
9 2 (0.98%) Drupal
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.49%) CMS
10 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.49%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.45%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.47%) GitHub
6 2 (0.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) HTTP
2 5 (2.45%) Internet
3 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.49%) 3G
5 1 (0.49%) 4G
5 1 (0.49%) GSM
5 1 (0.49%) LDAP
5 1 (0.49%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.49%) RS-232
5 1 (0.49%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 44 (21.57%) MySQL
3 33 (16.18%) Big Data
4 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
5 31 (15.20%) MongoDB
6 28 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (8.33%) Hadoop
8 13 (6.37%) Redis
9 12 (5.88%) Couchbase
10 11 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.94%) Riak
12 3 (1.47%) KDB
12 3 (1.47%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.47%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.98%) Kdb+
13 2 (0.98%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 37 (18.14%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.25%) gulp
3 23 (11.27%) webpack
4 21 (10.29%) Selenium
5 19 (9.31%) Mockito
6 13 (6.37%) Moq
7 12 (5.88%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.90%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.92%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.92%) WebDriver
10 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.94%) Gradle
11 6 (2.94%) JUnit
11 6 (2.94%) NUnit
11 6 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.47%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.47%) Grunt
12 3 (1.47%) JIRA
12 3 (1.47%) Maven
12 3 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (29.41%) Finance
2 20 (9.80%) Banking
3 18 (8.82%) Games
4 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.39%) Retail
6 8 (3.92%) Electronics
6 8 (3.92%) Marketing
7 6 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Back Office
9 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.98%) French Language
9 2 (0.98%) Front Office
9 2 (0.98%) German Language
9 2 (0.98%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Law
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (46.57%) .NET
2 59 (28.92%) HTML
3 50 (24.51%) CSS
4 42 (20.59%) AngularJS
5 33 (16.18%) .NET Framework
6 31 (15.20%) REST
7 30 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (12.75%) Entity Framework
9 25 (12.25%) Spring
10 24 (11.76%) RESTful
11 23 (11.27%) ASP.NET
11 23 (11.27%) Web Services
12 22 (10.78%) LINQ
12 22 (10.78%) WCF
13 21 (10.29%) Node.js
14 20 (9.80%) WPF
15 18 (8.82%) React
16 17 (8.33%) XML
17 16 (7.84%) jQuery
18 15 (7.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.29%) Blog
3 20 (9.80%) N-Tier
4 13 (6.37%) Fintech
4 13 (6.37%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.39%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.43%) Statistics
7 7 (3.43%) User Experience
7 7 (3.43%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.45%) Xbox
9 4 (1.96%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.47%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.47%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.47%) Physics
10 3 (1.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.69%) Linux
2 7 (3.43%) Android
2 7 (3.43%) Unix
3 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.94%) Windows
4 2 (0.98%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 64 (31.37%) Scrum
3 64 (31.37%) TDD
4 60 (29.41%) MVC
5 48 (23.53%) BDD
6 41 (20.10%) OO
7 27 (13.24%) SOA
8 24 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 24 (11.76%) Workflow
9 23 (11.27%) Web Development
10 22 (10.78%) Mentoring
11 20 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (9.31%) OOP
13 18 (8.82%) Unit Testing
14 15 (7.35%) E-Commerce
14 15 (7.35%) User Stories
15 14 (6.86%) Analytics
16 13 (6.37%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 93 (45.59%) C#
2 74 (36.27%) Java
3 62 (30.39%) SQL
4 56 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 20 (9.80%) C++
6 15 (7.35%) Go
6 15 (7.35%) Python
7 14 (6.86%) PHP
8 12 (5.88%) Scala
9 8 (3.92%) Clojure
10 7 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.43%) Perl
11 6 (2.94%) C
12 5 (2.45%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.45%) Haskell
12 5 (2.45%) Ruby
13 4 (1.96%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.96%) F#
13 4 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.98%) Firmware
2 1 (0.49%) KVM
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.86%) Puppet
2 11 (5.39%) Ansible
3 8 (3.92%) Kibana
3 8 (3.92%) logstash
3 8 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.94%) Salt
5 2 (0.98%) Grafana
Vendors
1 33 (16.18%) Oracle
2 18 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.94%) SAP
4 4 (1.96%) Google
4 4 (1.96%) Twitter
4 4 (1.96%) Zend
5 3 (1.47%) Facebook
5 3 (1.47%) IBM
6 2 (0.98%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.98%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.98%) Reuters
6 2 (0.98%) Sencha
6 2 (0.98%) Splunk
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.49%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.49%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.49%) Solace
7 1 (0.49%) VMware
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