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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 489 579 560
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 109 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 106 73 85
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,786 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +11.11%
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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +47 18 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Croydon +11 4 £46,250 -2.63%
Isleworth - 1 £85,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £49,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £67,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 158 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (51.85%) .NET
3 107 (49.54%) C#
4 73 (33.80%) SQL
4 73 (33.80%) TDD
5 72 (33.33%) Java
6 71 (32.87%) HTML
7 70 (32.41%) Software Engineering
8 68 (31.48%) MVC
9 67 (31.02%) JavaScript
10 66 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 66 (30.56%) Finance
10 66 (30.56%) Scrum
11 63 (29.17%) CSS
12 57 (26.39%) BDD
12 57 (26.39%) AngularJS
13 47 (21.76%) MySQL
14 42 (19.44%) Git (software)
14 42 (19.44%) Computer Science
15 40 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (17.59%) NoSQL
16 38 (17.59%) .NET Framework
16 38 (17.59%) Oracle
16 38 (17.59%) OO
17 35 (16.20%) ASP.NET
18 34 (15.74%) MongoDB
18 34 (15.74%) Big Data
19 32 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
20 31 (14.35%) Entity Framework
21 30 (13.89%) gulp

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 24 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (9.26%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.09%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.24%) Apache
5 7 (3.24%) Jetty
5 7 (3.24%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.78%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.78%) JBoss
6 6 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.85%) Confluence
8 3 (1.39%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.31%) GitHub
4 5 (2.31%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.46%) Google Play
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.78%) HTTP
2 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) 3G
4 1 (0.46%) 4G
4 1 (0.46%) GSM
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.46%) RS-232
4 1 (0.46%) RS-485
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 47 (21.76%) MySQL
3 38 (17.59%) NoSQL
4 34 (15.74%) Big Data
4 34 (15.74%) MongoDB
5 32 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 14 (6.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (6.02%) Redis
9 12 (5.56%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.78%) Riak
11 4 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.39%) Event Store
12 3 (1.39%) KDB
13 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.93%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.93%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 42 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 30 (13.89%) gulp
3 27 (12.50%) webpack
4 25 (11.57%) Selenium
5 18 (8.33%) Mockito
6 13 (6.02%) Visual Studio
7 12 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 11 (5.09%) Moq
9 10 (4.63%) TeamCity
10 7 (3.24%) Gradle
10 7 (3.24%) JUnit
11 6 (2.78%) Maven
11 6 (2.78%) NUnit
11 6 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.78%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.85%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.85%) Grunt
13 4 (1.85%) Subversion
13 4 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 66 (30.56%) Finance
2 20 (9.26%) Banking
3 16 (7.41%) Games
4 12 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.09%) Retail
6 10 (4.63%) Marketing
7 8 (3.70%) Electronics
8 7 (3.24%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.93%) French Language
10 2 (0.93%) Front Office
10 2 (0.93%) German Language
10 2 (0.93%) Legal
10 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (51.85%) .NET
2 71 (32.87%) HTML
3 63 (29.17%) CSS
4 57 (26.39%) AngularJS
5 40 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (17.59%) .NET Framework
7 35 (16.20%) ASP.NET
8 31 (14.35%) Entity Framework
9 28 (12.96%) WCF
10 26 (12.04%) LINQ
10 26 (12.04%) Node.js
11 25 (11.57%) Spring
12 24 (11.11%) REST
12 24 (11.11%) RESTful
13 22 (10.19%) Web Services
14 20 (9.26%) React
14 20 (9.26%) WPF
15 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (7.87%) HTML5
15 17 (7.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.57%) Blog
2 25 (11.57%) N-Tier
3 13 (6.02%) Fintech
3 13 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.09%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.24%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.24%) Statistics
6 7 (3.24%) User Experience
7 4 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.85%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.85%) Xbox
8 3 (1.39%) Biometrics
8 3 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.39%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (4.17%) Unix
2 9 (4.17%) Windows
3 8 (3.70%) Android
4 6 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.93%) Debian
6 1 (0.46%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
6 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.80%) TDD
3 70 (32.41%) Software Engineering
4 68 (31.48%) MVC
5 66 (30.56%) Scrum
6 57 (26.39%) BDD
7 38 (17.59%) OO
8 28 (12.96%) SOA
8 28 (12.96%) Workflow
9 24 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 24 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 24 (11.11%) Web Development
10 22 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (10.19%) Multithreading
11 18 (8.33%) OOP
12 17 (7.87%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.48%) Analytics
14 13 (6.02%) User Stories
15 12 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 107 (49.54%) C#
2 73 (33.80%) SQL
3 72 (33.33%) Java
4 67 (31.02%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.33%) C++
6 15 (6.94%) Python
7 13 (6.02%) Go
7 13 (6.02%) Scala
8 9 (4.17%) PHP
9 8 (3.70%) Clojure
10 7 (3.24%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.24%) Perl
11 6 (2.78%) C
11 6 (2.78%) F#
12 5 (2.31%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.31%) Haskell
12 5 (2.31%) Ruby
13 4 (1.85%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.85%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (9.72%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) Firmware
2 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.46%) KVM
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.48%) Puppet
2 9 (4.17%) Ansible
3 8 (3.70%) Kibana
3 8 (3.70%) logstash
3 8 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.78%) Salt
5 2 (0.93%) Grafana
Vendors
1 38 (17.59%) Oracle
2 18 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.24%) SAP
4 6 (2.78%) Google
5 5 (2.31%) Twitter
6 4 (1.85%) Facebook
6 4 (1.85%) IBM
7 3 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.39%) Zend
8 2 (0.93%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.93%) Sencha
8 2 (0.93%) Splunk
9 1 (0.46%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.46%) PayPal
9 1 (0.46%) Reuters
9 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.46%) Solace
9 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
National Crime Agency
Salary: £33286-£43809
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Talentera
Salary: £55 - 75,000 basic + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago