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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 511 528 530
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 107 133 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 102 116 120
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +71 23 £60,000 -14.28% 4
Croydon -10 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 126 (63.32%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (57.29%) .NET
3 109 (54.77%) C#
4 92 (46.23%) Software Engineering
5 71 (35.68%) HTML
6 69 (34.67%) MVC
6 69 (34.67%) TDD
7 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
8 64 (32.16%) JavaScript
9 62 (31.16%) CSS
10 59 (29.65%) Finance
11 57 (28.64%) AngularJS
12 55 (27.64%) SQL
13 54 (27.14%) Java
13 54 (27.14%) ASP.NET
14 52 (26.13%) Scrum
15 44 (22.11%) BDD
16 33 (16.58%) OO
17 32 (16.08%) NoSQL
18 30 (15.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (14.57%) Degree
19 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (14.07%) Git (software)
21 26 (13.07%) WCF
21 26 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (13.07%) Node.js
22 25 (12.56%) Computer Science
22 25 (12.56%) .NET Framework
22 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
23 24 (12.06%) Spring

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 11 (5.53%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.51%) Apache
4 3 (1.51%) IIS
4 3 (1.51%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.01%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.54%) SaaS
4 6 (3.02%) GitHub
5 5 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.51%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.03%) Internet
2 7 (3.52%) ATM
3 5 (2.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.66%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.08%) NoSQL
3 22 (11.06%) MySQL
4 18 (9.05%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.53%) Event Store
7 9 (4.52%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (4.02%) Big Data
9 7 (3.52%) Couchbase
10 5 (2.51%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.01%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.01%) Redis
12 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.01%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.01%) KDB
13 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (14.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.05%) gulp
3 16 (8.04%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.53%) Selenium
6 12 (6.03%) JUnit
6 12 (6.03%) Maven
6 12 (6.03%) Subversion
7 11 (5.53%) TeamCity
7 11 (5.53%) webpack
8 10 (5.03%) Mockito
9 8 (4.02%) NUnit
10 6 (3.02%) Gradle
11 5 (2.51%) TestNG
12 4 (2.01%) CruiseControl
12 4 (2.01%) Cucumber
12 4 (2.01%) EasyMock
12 4 (2.01%) JIRA
13 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.51%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (29.65%) Finance
2 20 (10.05%) Games
3 9 (4.52%) Marketing
3 9 (4.52%) Retail
4 8 (4.02%) Advertising
4 8 (4.02%) Electronics
5 7 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.02%) Banking
6 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.01%) Front Office
8 2 (1.01%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.29%) .NET
2 71 (35.68%) HTML
3 62 (31.16%) CSS
4 57 (28.64%) AngularJS
5 54 (27.14%) ASP.NET
6 30 (15.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (13.07%) Node.js
8 26 (13.07%) WCF
9 25 (12.56%) .NET Framework
10 24 (12.06%) Spring
11 21 (10.55%) Backbone.js
11 21 (10.55%) HTML5
11 21 (10.55%) REST
12 19 (9.55%) React
12 19 (9.55%) Web Services
13 18 (9.05%) jQuery
13 18 (9.05%) XML
14 17 (8.54%) Entity Framework
15 16 (8.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.56%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.05%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.53%) Blog
5 12 (6.03%) N-Tier
6 10 (5.03%) Fintech
7 9 (4.52%) User Experience
8 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (3.52%) EFT
10 6 (3.02%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.51%) Biometrics
12 4 (2.01%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.51%) Physics
13 3 (1.51%) Xbox
14 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
14 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 2 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
15 1 (0.50%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.54%) Android
2 14 (7.04%) Windows
3 11 (5.53%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.02%) Linux
5 7 (3.52%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (2.01%) Unix
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (63.32%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.23%) Software Engineering
3 69 (34.67%) MVC
3 69 (34.67%) TDD
4 52 (26.13%) Scrum
5 44 (22.11%) BDD
6 33 (16.58%) OO
7 26 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (11.06%) Unit Testing
9 17 (8.54%) SOA
10 15 (7.54%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.04%) Microservices
12 13 (6.53%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (6.53%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.53%) Multithreading
13 12 (6.03%) Web Development
13 12 (6.03%) Workflow
14 11 (5.53%) Mobile Development
14 11 (5.53%) OOP
14 11 (5.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 109 (54.77%) C#
2 64 (32.16%) JavaScript
3 55 (27.64%) SQL
4 54 (27.14%) Java
5 20 (10.05%) C++
6 13 (6.53%) F#
7 9 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.52%) Clojure
8 7 (3.52%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.02%) Scala
10 5 (2.51%) C
10 5 (2.51%) Python
11 4 (2.01%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.01%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.01%) Go
11 4 (2.01%) Haskell
11 4 (2.01%) Ruby
12 3 (1.51%) Groovy
12 3 (1.51%) PHP
12 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (14.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.03%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Grafana
2 1 (0.50%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.05%) Oracle
3 12 (6.03%) Google
4 8 (4.02%) Twitter
5 7 (3.52%) Facebook
6 6 (3.02%) SAP
7 3 (1.51%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.01%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.01%) Tableau
8 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.01%) Zend
9 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.50%) PayPal
9 1 (0.50%) Sencha
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Solace
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Sybase
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
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Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum plus 15% annual bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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