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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 502 534 529
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 108 123 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 104 109 112
Median salary £59,250 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +62 23 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Croydon -1 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Hammersmith +6 1 £67,500 +3.84%
Isleworth - 1 £85,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £49,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 133 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (56.93%) .NET
3 112 (55.45%) C#
4 79 (39.11%) Software Engineering
5 73 (36.14%) HTML
5 73 (36.14%) MVC
6 70 (34.65%) SQL Server
7 66 (32.67%) JavaScript
8 65 (32.18%) CSS
8 65 (32.18%) TDD
9 64 (31.68%) Finance
10 60 (29.70%) SQL
11 59 (29.21%) AngularJS
12 55 (27.23%) Java
13 54 (26.73%) Scrum
14 52 (25.74%) ASP.NET
15 45 (22.28%) BDD
16 34 (16.83%) OO
17 33 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (16.34%) NoSQL
18 32 (15.84%) Git (software)
18 32 (15.84%) Computer Science
19 30 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (14.36%) .NET Framework
20 29 (14.36%) WCF
21 27 (13.37%) Node.js
22 25 (12.38%) gulp
22 25 (12.38%) MySQL
23 24 (11.88%) MongoDB
24 23 (11.39%) Degree

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 12 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.48%) Apache
2 5 (2.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.49%) Confluence
3 3 (1.49%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.46%) SaaS
4 5 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.48%) GitHub
4 5 (2.48%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.99%) PaaS
7 1 (0.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.98%) HTTP
3 3 (1.49%) ATM
4 1 (0.50%) RS-232
4 1 (0.50%) RS-485
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (34.65%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.34%) NoSQL
3 25 (12.38%) MySQL
4 24 (11.88%) MongoDB
5 17 (8.42%) Big Data
6 16 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (4.46%) Event Store
8 7 (3.47%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.47%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.98%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.98%) Redis
11 3 (1.49%) KDB
11 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.99%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.38%) gulp
3 16 (7.92%) Selenium
3 16 (7.92%) webpack
4 14 (6.93%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.94%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.94%) Mockito
6 11 (5.45%) Subversion
6 11 (5.45%) TeamCity
7 10 (4.95%) JUnit
8 9 (4.46%) Maven
9 7 (3.47%) Gradle
9 7 (3.47%) NUnit
10 5 (2.48%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.48%) Grunt
10 5 (2.48%) JIRA
10 5 (2.48%) TestNG
11 4 (1.98%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.98%) EasyMock
11 4 (1.98%) Moq
General
1 64 (31.68%) Finance
2 20 (9.90%) Games
3 9 (4.46%) Electronics
4 8 (3.96%) Banking
4 8 (3.96%) Marketing
4 8 (3.96%) Retail
4 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.47%) Advertising
6 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.48%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.99%) French Language
8 2 (0.99%) Front Office
8 2 (0.99%) German Language
8 2 (0.99%) Legal
8 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (56.93%) .NET
2 73 (36.14%) HTML
3 65 (32.18%) CSS
4 59 (29.21%) AngularJS
5 52 (25.74%) ASP.NET
6 33 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (14.36%) .NET Framework
8 29 (14.36%) WCF
9 27 (13.37%) Node.js
10 22 (10.89%) REST
10 22 (10.89%) Spring
11 20 (9.90%) Entity Framework
11 20 (9.90%) WPF
12 19 (9.41%) Backbone.js
13 18 (8.91%) HTML5
13 18 (8.91%) React
13 18 (8.91%) Web Services
14 17 (8.42%) jQuery
15 16 (7.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.92%) Blog
3 15 (7.43%) N-Tier
4 13 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.45%) Fintech
5 11 (5.45%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.47%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.47%) User Experience
7 6 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.97%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.48%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.98%) Statistics
10 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.49%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.49%) EFT
10 3 (1.49%) Physics
10 3 (1.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.44%) Linux
2 10 (4.95%) Windows
3 8 (3.96%) Android
3 8 (3.96%) Unix
4 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.99%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (39.11%) Software Engineering
3 73 (36.14%) MVC
4 65 (32.18%) TDD
5 54 (26.73%) Scrum
6 45 (22.28%) BDD
7 34 (16.83%) OO
8 23 (11.39%) Unit Testing
9 20 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.90%) SOA
10 17 (8.42%) Web Development
10 17 (8.42%) Workflow
11 16 (7.92%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.92%) Multithreading
12 15 (7.43%) Microservices
13 13 (6.44%) OOP
14 12 (5.94%) E-Commerce
15 11 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
15 11 (5.45%) Front End Development
15 11 (5.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 112 (55.45%) C#
2 66 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 60 (29.70%) SQL
4 55 (27.23%) Java
5 21 (10.40%) C++
6 11 (5.45%) F#
7 8 (3.96%) Clojure
7 8 (3.96%) Scala
8 6 (2.97%) Python
8 6 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.48%) C
9 5 (2.48%) Embedded C++
9 5 (2.48%) Go
9 5 (2.48%) PHP
10 4 (1.98%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.98%) Haskell
10 4 (1.98%) Ruby
10 4 (1.98%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (11.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Firmware
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.99%) Grafana
2 2 (0.99%) Kibana
2 2 (0.99%) logstash
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.41%) Oracle
3 11 (5.45%) Google
4 9 (4.46%) Twitter
5 8 (3.96%) Facebook
6 6 (2.97%) SAP
7 3 (1.49%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.99%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.99%) Sencha
8 2 (0.99%) Splunk
8 2 (0.99%) Tableau
8 2 (0.99%) Zend
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.50%) PayPal
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Solace
9 1 (0.50%) Sybase
9 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
North London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Obscurant
Salary: From £59,000 to £71,000 per annum Excellent company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £42,304 to £49,904 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
West London, UK
Revolution Technology
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Thornton Gregory
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago