The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 518 501 542
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 100 114 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 88
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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 -15 16 £61,500 +17.14% 2
Docklands, London - 5 £60,000 -
Twickenham +8 3 £55,000 -
Teddington -5 3 £55,000 -
Croydon -3 2 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 -
Clapham - 1 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 122 (60.10%) C#
1 122 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 88 (43.35%) .NET
4 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
5 73 (35.96%) Java
5 73 (35.96%) TDD
6 68 (33.50%) SQL
7 66 (32.51%) Software Engineering
8 64 (31.53%) ASP.NET
9 62 (30.54%) Finance
10 59 (29.06%) MVC
11 58 (28.57%) OO
12 56 (27.59%) Scrum
13 47 (23.15%) HTML
14 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
15 42 (20.69%) WCF
16 40 (19.70%) Computer Science
17 38 (18.72%) C++
18 35 (17.24%) jQuery
18 35 (17.24%) .NET Framework
18 35 (17.24%) BDD
19 34 (16.75%) Unit Testing
20 33 (16.26%) Degree
21 31 (15.27%) PHP
21 31 (15.27%) Open Source
22 30 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (14.78%) CSS
22 30 (14.78%) Linux
22 30 (14.78%) Subversion

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (12.81%) Node.js
2 24 (11.82%) Apache Solr
3 17 (8.37%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.40%) IIS
5 11 (5.42%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.93%) Oracle Coherence
6 10 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.97%) Apache
8 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.48%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.99%) CMS
11 1 (0.49%) Liferay
11 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.49%) WordPress
11 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) GitHub
2 13 (6.40%) SaaS
3 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) Internet
2 7 (3.45%) HTTP
3 6 (2.96%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.46%) SSH
5 3 (1.48%) Intranet
6 2 (0.99%) Extranet
7 1 (0.49%) GSM
7 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (37.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.37%) MySQL
4 16 (7.88%) Big Data
5 15 (7.39%) NoSQL
6 13 (6.40%) Oracle Database
7 12 (5.91%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.93%) Hadoop
8 10 (4.93%) Redis
9 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.48%) OLTP
11 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.49%) Riak
12 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (14.78%) Subversion
2 23 (11.33%) NUnit
3 21 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 18 (8.87%) Selenium
5 17 (8.37%) SpecFlow
5 17 (8.37%) Cucumber
6 15 (7.39%) Visual Studio
7 14 (6.90%) Jenkins
8 12 (5.91%) Hudson
9 11 (5.42%) Maven
9 11 (5.42%) JUnit
10 6 (2.96%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (2.46%) WATIR
12 4 (1.97%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.97%) JIRA
12 4 (1.97%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.97%) RSpec
12 4 (1.97%) NDepend
13 3 (1.48%) Jasmine
General
1 62 (30.54%) Finance
2 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.46%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.97%) Publishing
4 4 (1.97%) Music Industry
4 4 (1.97%) Banking
4 4 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.48%) Marketing
5 3 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (43.35%) .NET
2 64 (31.53%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.15%) HTML
4 42 (20.69%) WCF
5 35 (17.24%) jQuery
5 35 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 30 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (14.78%) CSS
7 29 (14.29%) NHibernate
8 21 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (9.85%) Middleware
10 18 (8.87%) HTML5
10 18 (8.87%) REST
10 18 (8.87%) Backbone.js
10 18 (8.87%) AngularJS
11 17 (8.37%) LINQ
11 17 (8.37%) Web Services
12 16 (7.88%) Spring
13 13 (6.40%) CSS3
13 13 (6.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.70%) Computer Science
2 31 (15.27%) Open Source
3 12 (5.91%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.93%) Device Driver
6 8 (3.94%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.45%) User Experience
8 6 (2.96%) E-Learning
9 5 (2.46%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (2.46%) Video on Demand
9 5 (2.46%) Streaming Media
9 5 (2.46%) N-Tier
9 5 (2.46%) Clustering
10 4 (1.97%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.97%) Blog
10 4 (1.97%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.97%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.78%) Linux
2 20 (9.85%) Windows
3 13 (6.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (35.96%) TDD
3 66 (32.51%) Software Engineering
4 59 (29.06%) MVC
5 58 (28.57%) OO
6 56 (27.59%) Scrum
7 35 (17.24%) BDD
8 34 (16.75%) Unit Testing
9 27 (13.30%) Multithreading
10 22 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (10.34%) Pair Programming
11 21 (10.34%) UML
12 20 (9.85%) Mentoring
12 20 (9.85%) Web Development
13 14 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
14 13 (6.40%) OOP
14 13 (6.40%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.91%) Automated Testing
16 11 (5.42%) OOD
17 10 (4.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 122 (60.10%) C#
2 91 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 73 (35.96%) Java
4 68 (33.50%) SQL
5 38 (18.72%) C++
6 31 (15.27%) PHP
7 26 (12.81%) Python
7 26 (12.81%) Ruby
8 15 (7.39%) C
9 12 (5.91%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.91%) VB
10 10 (4.93%) Embedded C
10 10 (4.93%) Embedded C++
11 9 (4.43%) TypeScript
11 9 (4.43%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.46%) Perl
13 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.48%) PHP5
14 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (16.26%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) PhD
3 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) logstash
2 10 (4.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.30%) Oracle
3 15 (7.39%) JBoss
4 10 (4.93%) TIBCO
4 10 (4.93%) Sybase
5 9 (4.43%) Google
6 6 (2.96%) Zend
7 4 (1.97%) HP
7 4 (1.97%) Sony
7 4 (1.97%) Toshiba
7 4 (1.97%) Twitter
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
9 1 (0.49%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.49%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Siebel
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.49%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) VMware
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