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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / London
Rank 492 518 526
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 87 125 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 111 110
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 £50,000 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%

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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
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 £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +12 8 £63,750 +41.66% 3
Hammersmith - 4 £66,250 -
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 - - 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 131 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (48.22%) C#
3 87 (44.16%) .NET
4 69 (35.03%) Java
4 69 (35.03%) SQL Server
5 63 (31.98%) Finance
6 58 (29.44%) Scrum
6 58 (29.44%) SQL
7 57 (28.93%) TDD
8 52 (26.40%) HTML
9 51 (25.89%) Software Engineering
10 48 (24.37%) MVC
11 46 (23.35%) JavaScript
12 44 (22.34%) CSS
12 44 (22.34%) AngularJS
13 42 (21.32%) MySQL
14 41 (20.81%) OO
14 41 (20.81%) Big Data
15 35 (17.77%) MongoDB
16 33 (16.75%) BDD
16 33 (16.75%) NoSQL
17 32 (16.24%) Oracle
18 31 (15.74%) Linux
18 31 (15.74%) .NET Framework
18 31 (15.74%) Computer Science
18 31 (15.74%) Git (software)
19 28 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
19 28 (14.21%) ASP.NET
20 27 (13.71%) SOA
20 27 (13.71%) WCF

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 20 (10.15%) Elasticsearch
1 20 (10.15%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.12%) Apache Spark
2 16 (8.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (6.60%) OpenStack
4 11 (5.58%) Jetty
5 10 (5.08%) Apache Solr
5 10 (5.08%) JBoss
5 10 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 10 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.05%) Apache
7 3 (1.52%) Confluence
7 3 (1.52%) nginx
8 2 (1.02%) Drupal
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.02%) GitHub
4 2 (1.02%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.55%) HTTP
2 4 (2.03%) Internet
3 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.51%) 3G
5 1 (0.51%) 4G
5 1 (0.51%) GSM
5 1 (0.51%) LDAP
5 1 (0.51%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.51%) RS-232
5 1 (0.51%) RS-485
5 1 (0.51%) Skype
5 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (21.32%) MySQL
3 41 (20.81%) Big Data
4 35 (17.77%) MongoDB
5 33 (16.75%) NoSQL
6 28 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (9.14%) Hadoop
8 15 (7.61%) Redis
9 13 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (5.08%) Couchbase
10 10 (5.08%) Riak
11 3 (1.52%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.02%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.02%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.51%) HBase
13 1 (0.51%) KDB
13 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.66%) gulp
3 19 (9.64%) webpack
4 17 (8.63%) Selenium
5 13 (6.60%) Mockito
6 12 (6.09%) Moq
6 12 (6.09%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.55%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.05%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.03%) Grunt
9 4 (2.03%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.52%) Gradle
10 3 (1.52%) JIRA
10 3 (1.52%) JUnit
10 3 (1.52%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.02%) Maven
11 2 (1.02%) Phabricator
General
1 63 (31.98%) Finance
2 25 (12.69%) Banking
3 14 (7.11%) Retail
4 11 (5.58%) Games
4 11 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.55%) Marketing
6 5 (2.54%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.03%) Electronics
8 3 (1.52%) Back Office
8 3 (1.52%) Law
9 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.02%) Publishing
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) French Language
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
10 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (44.16%) .NET
2 52 (26.40%) HTML
3 44 (22.34%) AngularJS
3 44 (22.34%) CSS
4 31 (15.74%) .NET Framework
5 28 (14.21%) ASP.NET
6 27 (13.71%) Entity Framework
6 27 (13.71%) WCF
7 26 (13.20%) REST
8 24 (12.18%) Web Services
9 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (11.68%) React
10 22 (11.17%) Spring
11 20 (10.15%) RESTful
11 20 (10.15%) WPF
12 19 (9.64%) XML
13 18 (9.14%) Node.js
14 17 (8.63%) HTML5
14 17 (8.63%) LINQ
15 14 (7.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.14%) Blog
3 16 (8.12%) N-Tier
4 14 (7.11%) Fintech
5 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.58%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.05%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.54%) User Experience
9 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.52%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.52%) Social Network
9 3 (1.52%) Xbox
10 2 (1.02%) BBC
10 2 (1.02%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.74%) Linux
2 16 (8.12%) Android
3 10 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.57%) Windows
5 5 (2.54%) Unix
6 2 (1.02%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.44%) Scrum
3 57 (28.93%) TDD
4 51 (25.89%) Software Engineering
5 48 (24.37%) MVC
6 41 (20.81%) OO
7 33 (16.75%) BDD
8 27 (13.71%) Multithreading
8 27 (13.71%) SOA
9 26 (13.20%) Mentoring
10 22 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (11.17%) Web Development
11 19 (9.64%) Workflow
12 18 (9.14%) Unit Testing
13 16 (8.12%) Mathematics
13 16 (8.12%) OOP
14 14 (7.11%) UML
15 13 (6.60%) Coaching
15 13 (6.60%) Concurrent Programming
15 13 (6.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.22%) C#
2 69 (35.03%) Java
3 58 (29.44%) SQL
4 46 (23.35%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.15%) Python
6 18 (9.14%) Go
7 16 (8.12%) C++
8 14 (7.11%) PHP
9 11 (5.58%) Bash Shell
9 11 (5.58%) Perl
10 10 (5.08%) Scala
11 6 (3.05%) Ruby
12 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.52%) Clojure
13 3 (1.52%) F#
13 3 (1.52%) Groovy
13 3 (1.52%) Haskell
13 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) QA
2 4 (2.03%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Docker
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
3 1 (0.51%) KVM
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.11%) Ansible
2 13 (6.60%) Puppet
3 12 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.58%) Kibana
4 11 (5.58%) logstash
5 10 (5.08%) Salt
6 1 (0.51%) Grafana
6 1 (0.51%) Nagios
6 1 (0.51%) Opsview
Vendors
1 32 (16.24%) Oracle
2 15 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.54%) Twitter
4 3 (1.52%) Google
4 3 (1.52%) IBM
4 3 (1.52%) SAP
4 3 (1.52%) Zend
5 2 (1.02%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.02%) Facebook
5 2 (1.02%) Reuters
5 2 (1.02%) Sencha
5 2 (1.02%) Splunk
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe
6 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.51%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £96k (DoE) + bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £96k (DoE) + bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum homeworking or London office, + package
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