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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 534 548 551
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 94 122 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 93 141
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +2.22%
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +56 20 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Ealing +11 4 £67,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £70,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 117 (52.70%) Software Engineering
2 115 (51.80%) C#
3 109 (49.10%) .NET
3 109 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (38.29%) SQL Server
5 79 (35.59%) Finance
6 75 (33.78%) TDD
7 68 (30.63%) HTML
8 67 (30.18%) JavaScript
9 66 (29.73%) MVC
10 60 (27.03%) ASP.NET
11 58 (26.13%) Java
12 57 (25.68%) SQL
13 55 (24.77%) CSS
14 42 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (18.47%) AngularJS
16 40 (18.02%) Scrum
17 35 (15.77%) Microsoft
17 35 (15.77%) OO
18 34 (15.32%) WCF
19 33 (14.86%) BDD
20 32 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (13.51%) Degree
22 29 (13.06%) Spring
22 29 (13.06%) Android
22 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (12.61%) Mobile App
23 28 (12.61%) NoSQL
23 28 (12.61%) Web Services
24 27 (12.16%) jQuery

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 (4.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.25%) IIS
3 3 (1.35%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.90%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) Drupal
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.16%) SaaS
2 19 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.60%) GitHub
5 4 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.90%) PaaS
8 1 (0.45%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) Internet
2 7 (3.15%) ATM
3 2 (0.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (38.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.76%) Event Store
4 14 (6.31%) MySQL
4 14 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.05%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.80%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.35%) Big Data
10 3 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (9.91%) Subversion
2 20 (9.01%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.21%) Maven
4 13 (5.86%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.95%) Selenium
7 10 (4.50%) gulp
7 10 (4.50%) JUnit
8 9 (4.05%) Jasmine
8 9 (4.05%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.15%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.70%) JIRA
11 5 (2.25%) RSpec
12 4 (1.80%) NUnit
13 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.35%) Gradle
13 3 (1.35%) Grunt
13 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.90%) EasyMock
14 2 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 79 (35.59%) Finance
2 16 (7.21%) Games
3 12 (5.41%) Advertising
3 12 (5.41%) Back Office
4 10 (4.50%) Retail
5 6 (2.70%) Banking
5 6 (2.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.25%) Publishing
7 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Electronics
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (49.10%) .NET
2 68 (30.63%) HTML
3 60 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 55 (24.77%) CSS
5 41 (18.47%) AngularJS
6 34 (15.32%) WCF
7 32 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (13.06%) Spring
9 28 (12.61%) Web Services
10 27 (12.16%) jQuery
11 26 (11.71%) REST
11 26 (11.71%) XML
12 23 (10.36%) Hibernate
12 23 (10.36%) Node.js
13 21 (9.46%) WPF
14 19 (8.56%) HTML5
15 17 (7.66%) WinForms
16 16 (7.21%) ActiveMQ
16 16 (7.21%) J2EE
16 16 (7.21%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.61%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.60%) User Experience
5 7 (3.15%) EFT
5 7 (3.15%) Fintech
6 6 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.80%) Biometrics
8 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.35%) Blog
9 3 (1.35%) Physics
10 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.45%) iPad
11 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.06%) Android
2 26 (11.71%) Windows
3 23 (10.36%) Apple iOS
4 16 (7.21%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (3.60%) Linux
5 8 (3.60%) Unix
6 5 (2.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) AIX
7 1 (0.45%) Solaris
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.70%) Software Engineering
2 109 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (33.78%) TDD
4 66 (29.73%) MVC
5 42 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (18.02%) Scrum
7 35 (15.77%) OO
8 33 (14.86%) BDD
9 26 (11.71%) Unit Testing
10 21 (9.46%) Mobile Development
10 21 (9.46%) Pair Programming
11 20 (9.01%) iOS Development
12 18 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (8.11%) High Availability
12 18 (8.11%) Kanban
13 17 (7.66%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.21%) Multithreading
15 14 (6.31%) Cash Management
16 13 (5.86%) E-Commerce
17 12 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (51.80%) C#
2 67 (30.18%) JavaScript
3 58 (26.13%) Java
4 57 (25.68%) SQL
5 21 (9.46%) T-SQL
6 19 (8.56%) C++
7 17 (7.66%) Objective-C
8 16 (7.21%) F#
9 8 (3.60%) Ruby
10 4 (1.80%) Python
10 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.35%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.90%) Clojure
12 2 (0.90%) ES6
12 2 (0.90%) Groovy
12 2 (0.90%) Haskell
12 2 (0.90%) Perl
12 2 (0.90%) PHP
12 2 (0.90%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.21%) Oracle
3 15 (6.76%) Google
4 6 (2.70%) Facebook
4 6 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 6 (2.70%) Twitter
5 3 (1.35%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.90%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) Tableau
6 2 (0.90%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.45%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.45%) PayPal
7 1 (0.45%) SAP
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£75,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Spacebar Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago