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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 540 518 558
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 118 145 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 105 120 144
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software 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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +58 18 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Ealing 0 11 £67,500 -
Teddington - 4 £50,000 -
Wimbledon -12 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £70,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 - 1
Clapham - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 121 (52.61%) Software Engineering
2 112 (48.70%) C#
3 107 (46.52%) .NET
4 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (37.83%) Finance
6 86 (37.39%) SQL Server
7 67 (29.13%) TDD
8 62 (26.96%) Java
9 60 (26.09%) HTML
10 59 (25.65%) JavaScript
11 58 (25.22%) ASP.NET
12 55 (23.91%) SQL
13 50 (21.74%) CSS
14 49 (21.30%) MVC
15 43 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (16.96%) WCF
17 37 (16.09%) Scrum
17 37 (16.09%) Android
18 36 (15.65%) Windows
19 35 (15.22%) Web Services
20 34 (14.78%) Spring
20 34 (14.78%) Mobile App
21 33 (14.35%) Microsoft
22 31 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (13.48%) jQuery
22 31 (13.48%) BDD
23 30 (13.04%) Degree
24 29 (12.61%) Apple iOS
25 28 (12.17%) Unit Testing
25 28 (12.17%) Hibernate

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 17 (7.39%) Node.js
2 10 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.74%) IIS
3 4 (1.74%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.30%) Apache
5 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) JBoss
6 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.43%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.74%) SaaS
2 14 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.04%) GitHub
3 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) Internet
2 7 (3.04%) ATM
3 2 (0.87%) Broadband
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 2 (0.87%) Skype
3 2 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) SMTP
4 1 (0.43%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (37.39%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 19 (8.26%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.09%) RDBMS
7 12 (5.22%) MySQL
8 11 (4.78%) Event Store
9 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.61%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.30%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.30%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (10.43%) Subversion
2 15 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.09%) Visual Studio
4 13 (5.65%) Maven
5 10 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.35%) JUnit
5 10 (4.35%) Selenium
6 9 (3.91%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.04%) JIRA
7 7 (3.04%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.17%) gulp
9 5 (2.17%) RSpec
10 4 (1.74%) NUnit
10 4 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.30%) Grunt
12 2 (0.87%) git-flow
12 2 (0.87%) Gradle
12 2 (0.87%) Mocha
12 2 (0.87%) WiX
General
1 87 (37.83%) Finance
2 22 (9.57%) Back Office
3 15 (6.52%) Advertising
3 15 (6.52%) Retail
4 14 (6.09%) Games
5 9 (3.91%) Banking
5 9 (3.91%) Marketing
6 6 (2.61%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.17%) Publishing
8 3 (1.30%) Front Office
8 3 (1.30%) Legal
8 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (46.52%) .NET
2 60 (26.09%) HTML
3 58 (25.22%) ASP.NET
4 50 (21.74%) CSS
5 39 (16.96%) WCF
6 35 (15.22%) Web Services
7 34 (14.78%) Spring
8 31 (13.48%) jQuery
9 28 (12.17%) Hibernate
10 27 (11.74%) XML
11 23 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 22 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (8.70%) REST
13 20 (8.70%) Silverlight
14 17 (7.39%) HTML5
14 17 (7.39%) J2EE
14 17 (7.39%) SOAP
14 17 (7.39%) WPF
15 16 (6.96%) .NET Framework
15 16 (6.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.78%) Mobile App
2 31 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.39%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.78%) User Experience
5 7 (3.04%) EFT
6 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.17%) Fintech
7 5 (2.17%) iDTV
7 5 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.30%) Blog
9 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.30%) Physics
10 1 (0.43%) Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.09%) Android
2 36 (15.65%) Windows
3 29 (12.61%) Apple iOS
4 21 (9.13%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (4.78%) Linux
6 10 (4.35%) Unix
7 5 (2.17%) CentOS
8 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (52.61%) Software Engineering
2 91 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (29.13%) TDD
4 49 (21.30%) MVC
5 43 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (16.09%) Scrum
7 31 (13.48%) BDD
8 28 (12.17%) OO
8 28 (12.17%) Unit Testing
9 26 (11.30%) iOS Development
9 26 (11.30%) Mobile Development
10 22 (9.57%) High Availability
10 22 (9.57%) Kanban
11 21 (9.13%) Business Development
12 18 (7.83%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.83%) Multithreading
13 17 (7.39%) Pair Programming
13 17 (7.39%) Release Management
14 15 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (6.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 112 (48.70%) C#
2 62 (26.96%) Java
3 59 (25.65%) JavaScript
4 55 (23.91%) SQL
5 28 (12.17%) C++
5 28 (12.17%) T-SQL
6 22 (9.57%) Objective-C
7 12 (5.22%) F#
8 5 (2.17%) Ruby
9 3 (1.30%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.30%) Go
9 3 (1.30%) PHP
9 3 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.87%) C
10 2 (0.87%) ES6
10 2 (0.87%) Perl
10 2 (0.87%) Scala
10 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.87%) VBScript
10 2 (0.87%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 30 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) PhD
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.26%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.43%) Firmware
1 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.70%) Oracle
3 12 (5.22%) Google
4 6 (2.61%) MuleSoft
5 2 (0.87%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.87%) Telerik
5 2 (0.87%) WorldPay
5 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.43%) Facebook
6 1 (0.43%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Intel
6 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.43%) Twitter
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits including unlimited holidays and fr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southwark, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package + D.Bonus (up to
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hackney, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 14 days ago
Camden, London
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon, Greater London
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £38,000 - £44,000 per Annum (DOE)
Posted: 18 days ago