The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 467 472 475
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 140 177 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 120 162 121
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the London region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 41 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Hammersmith - 9 £62,500 -
Chessington - 2 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 281 (93.67%) Software Engineering
2 151 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (38.00%) C#
4 110 (36.67%) Java
5 109 (36.33%) .NET
6 79 (26.33%) Scrum
7 78 (26.00%) ASP.NET
8 77 (25.67%) MVC
9 75 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 74 (24.67%) TDD
11 70 (23.33%) C++
12 66 (22.00%) Finance
13 63 (21.00%) SQL
14 58 (19.33%) Web Services
15 54 (18.00%) Python
16 53 (17.67%) jQuery
17 52 (17.33%) OO
18 51 (17.00%) XML
19 50 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 48 (16.00%) HTML
21 43 (14.33%) JSON
22 41 (13.67%) Linux
22 41 (13.67%) QA
23 40 (13.33%) Degree
24 39 (13.00%) CSS
24 39 (13.00%) Microsoft
25 36 (12.00%) REST
26 35 (11.67%) Analytics
26 35 (11.67%) Algorithms
27 34 (11.33%) Computer Science

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (8.00%) Node.js
2 21 (7.00%) IIS
3 16 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.67%) JBoss
7 6 (2.00%) CMS
8 5 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.00%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.67%) Mule
12 1 (0.33%) Apache
12 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.33%) SaaS
4 8 (2.67%) PaaS
5 5 (1.67%) GitHub
6 4 (1.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.33%) HTTP
2 6 (2.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) MVNO
4 1 (0.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.33%) DVB
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.67%) Big Data
3 29 (9.67%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.33%) Redis
4 22 (7.33%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.33%) MySQL
6 10 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.33%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (9.33%) Selenium
2 26 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.00%) NUnit
4 16 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 15 (5.00%) JIRA
6 12 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (3.33%) Subversion
8 9 (3.00%) Maven
9 6 (2.00%) Xcode
10 5 (1.67%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.67%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.67%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.33%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.33%) MSTest
11 4 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.33%) Ant
11 4 (1.33%) JUnit
General
1 66 (22.00%) Finance
2 9 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.67%) Law
3 8 (2.67%) Retail
4 7 (2.33%) Marketing
5 6 (2.00%) Games
6 5 (1.67%) Banking
6 5 (1.67%) Electronics
7 3 (1.00%) Legal
7 3 (1.00%) Publishing
7 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Military
8 2 (0.67%) Front Office
8 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (36.33%) .NET
2 78 (26.00%) ASP.NET
3 58 (19.33%) Web Services
4 53 (17.67%) jQuery
5 51 (17.00%) XML
6 48 (16.00%) HTML
7 43 (14.33%) JSON
8 39 (13.00%) CSS
9 36 (12.00%) REST
10 33 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (10.00%) WCF
12 28 (9.33%) HTML5
12 28 (9.33%) .NET Framework
13 26 (8.67%) Spring
14 20 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 19 (6.33%) Ajax
16 17 (5.67%) Hibernate
16 17 (5.67%) J2EE
17 16 (5.33%) Spring MVC
17 16 (5.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.67%) Algorithms
2 34 (11.33%) Computer Science
3 33 (11.00%) Open Source
4 28 (9.33%) Data Structures
5 25 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 15 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (4.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (2.67%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.67%) User Experience
11 7 (2.33%) Exotic Derivative
11 7 (2.33%) Derivative
11 7 (2.33%) Physics
12 5 (1.67%) iPhone
12 5 (1.67%) iPad
12 5 (1.67%) GIS
13 4 (1.33%) Social Media
14 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (1.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.67%) Linux
2 28 (9.33%) Windows
3 16 (5.33%) UNIX
3 16 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.00%) Android
5 9 (3.00%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.33%) CentOS
7 6 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.67%) Symbian OS
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) VMS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (93.67%) Software Engineering
2 151 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (26.33%) Scrum
4 77 (25.67%) MVC
5 74 (24.67%) TDD
6 52 (17.33%) OO
7 35 (11.67%) Analytics
8 34 (11.33%) Multithreading
9 31 (10.33%) Dependency Injection
10 30 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.33%) OOD
12 24 (8.00%) BDD
13 23 (7.67%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.33%) SOA
14 22 (7.33%) Unit Testing
15 21 (7.00%) E-Commerce
16 19 (6.33%) Data Modelling
16 19 (6.33%) MVVM
17 15 (5.00%) CRM
17 15 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 114 (38.00%) C#
2 110 (36.67%) Java
3 75 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 70 (23.33%) C++
5 63 (21.00%) SQL
6 54 (18.00%) Python
7 31 (10.33%) C
8 28 (9.33%) Objective-C
9 27 (9.00%) PHP
10 20 (6.67%) Ruby
11 19 (6.33%) VB.NET
12 12 (4.00%) MATLAB
12 12 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.00%) R
13 8 (2.67%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.33%) Embedded C++
14 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.00%) Scala
15 6 (2.00%) VB6
15 6 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (13.33%) Degree
2 11 (3.67%) PhD
3 6 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.67%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.67%) vSphere
2 3 (1.00%) Docker
3 2 (0.67%) Varnish
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.33%) Puppet
1 4 (1.33%) Ansible
2 3 (1.00%) Mesos
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.33%) Oracle
3 10 (3.33%) VMware
3 10 (3.33%) TIBCO
4 7 (2.33%) Facebook
4 7 (2.33%) Apple
5 6 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.00%) Google
6 5 (1.67%) StreamBase
7 4 (1.33%) Sybase
8 3 (1.00%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.00%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.67%) Tableau
9 2 (0.67%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) Zend
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe
10 1 (0.33%) Informatica
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
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