The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 455 515 524
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 167 146 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 100 146
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,150 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
37710 42519 46086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.63% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 35978 38665
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +60 18 £65,000 -3.70% 5
Ealing +21 9 £67,500 +3.84%
Canary Wharf - 8 £55,000 -
Croydon -4 2 £54,500 +1.86%
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 361 (98.90%) Software Engineering
2 254 (69.59%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (49.86%) TDD
4 150 (41.10%) JavaScript
5 148 (40.55%) HTML
6 144 (39.45%) Java
7 114 (31.23%) C#
8 113 (30.96%) CSS
9 107 (29.32%) OO
10 97 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (26.30%) .NET
12 88 (24.11%) HTML5
13 87 (23.84%) Finance
14 86 (23.56%) BDD
15 85 (23.29%) Scrum
16 79 (21.64%) SQL
16 79 (21.64%) AngularJS
17 67 (18.36%) C++
18 62 (16.99%) NoSQL
19 58 (15.89%) Node.js
19 58 (15.89%) CSS3
19 58 (15.89%) Git (software)
20 57 (15.62%) SOLID
21 55 (15.07%) Python
22 53 (14.52%) React
23 51 (13.97%) Windows
24 50 (13.70%) Scala
25 49 (13.42%) Linux
26 46 (12.60%) jQuery
27 45 (12.33%) Open Source

Senior Software Engineer 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 17 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.19%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.92%) Confluence
4 6 (1.64%) Mule
5 5 (1.37%) Apache
6 3 (0.82%) Apache TomEE
6 3 (0.82%) CMS
6 3 (0.82%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.55%) IIS
7 2 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.27%) nginx
8 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.92%) HipChat
2 2 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.84%) SaaS
3 12 (3.29%) GitHub
4 5 (1.37%) PaaS
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.55%) IaaS
7 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.84%) Network Security
3 13 (3.56%) HTTP
4 10 (2.74%) Internet
5 8 (2.19%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.92%) ATM
7 5 (1.37%) LDAP
7 5 (1.37%) SNMP
8 3 (0.82%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.99%) NoSQL
2 42 (11.51%) SQL Server
3 41 (11.23%) Big Data
4 18 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.38%) Event Store
5 16 (4.38%) MySQL
6 13 (3.56%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.01%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.92%) Triplestore
11 6 (1.64%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.64%) Redis
12 5 (1.37%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle OWB
14 2 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 58 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.58%) JUnit
2 24 (6.58%) Maven
3 20 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.38%) SpecFlow
5 14 (3.84%) Mockito
5 14 (3.84%) Subversion
6 12 (3.29%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.01%) Vagrant
8 10 (2.74%) jMock
9 7 (1.92%) JIRA
10 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.37%) Ant
11 5 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (1.10%) Gatling
12 4 (1.10%) Gradle
13 3 (0.82%) Capybara
13 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.82%) RSpec
13 3 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 87 (23.84%) Finance
2 24 (6.58%) Games
3 18 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.29%) Electronics
4 12 (3.29%) Marketing
5 11 (3.01%) Retail
6 9 (2.47%) Banking
7 7 (1.92%) Legal
8 6 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.37%) Advertising
9 5 (1.37%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.55%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (40.55%) HTML
2 113 (30.96%) CSS
3 96 (26.30%) .NET
4 88 (24.11%) HTML5
5 79 (21.64%) AngularJS
6 58 (15.89%) CSS3
6 58 (15.89%) Node.js
7 53 (14.52%) React
8 46 (12.60%) jQuery
9 43 (11.78%) Spring
10 42 (11.51%) ASP.NET
11 41 (11.23%) Web Services
12 38 (10.41%) WPF
13 33 (9.04%) WCF
14 29 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (7.67%) RESTful
16 27 (7.40%) Backbone.js
17 26 (7.12%) XML
18 25 (6.85%) J2EE
19 23 (6.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.32%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.84%) BYOD
5 14 (3.84%) Visualisation
6 13 (3.56%) Algorithms
6 13 (3.56%) Blog
7 12 (3.29%) User Experience
8 9 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.47%) Derivative
8 9 (2.47%) Fintech
9 7 (1.92%) Blockchain
9 7 (1.92%) EFT
10 5 (1.37%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.10%) Cryptocurrency
11 4 (1.10%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.10%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (0.82%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.97%) Windows
2 49 (13.42%) Linux
3 37 (10.14%) Android
4 36 (9.86%) Unix
5 31 (8.49%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.29%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.37%) FreeBSD
8 5 (1.37%) Solaris
8 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (98.90%) Software Engineering
2 254 (69.59%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (49.86%) TDD
4 107 (29.32%) OO
5 97 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (23.56%) BDD
7 85 (23.29%) Scrum
8 57 (15.62%) SOLID
9 45 (12.33%) Open Source
10 43 (11.78%) E-Commerce
11 40 (10.96%) MVC
12 39 (10.68%) DevOps
12 39 (10.68%) Front End Development
13 38 (10.41%) Kanban
14 35 (9.59%) Pair Programming
15 34 (9.32%) High Availability
16 33 (9.04%) Analytics
17 28 (7.67%) Functional Programming
18 27 (7.40%) iOS Development
18 27 (7.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 150 (41.10%) JavaScript
2 144 (39.45%) Java
3 114 (31.23%) C#
4 79 (21.64%) SQL
5 67 (18.36%) C++
6 55 (15.07%) Python
7 50 (13.70%) Scala
8 41 (11.23%) C
9 35 (9.59%) Ruby
10 28 (7.67%) Go
11 26 (7.12%) Objective-C
12 24 (6.58%) PHP
13 21 (5.75%) F#
14 11 (3.01%) Clojure
15 10 (2.74%) Erlang
15 10 (2.74%) Haskell
16 9 (2.47%) PL/SQL
17 8 (2.19%) XPath
17 8 (2.19%) XQuery
18 7 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (10.41%) Degree
2 12 (3.29%) PhD
3 9 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) GCP
3 2 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (5.75%) Docker
2 5 (1.37%) Firmware
3 4 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.55%) Varnish
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.27%) HDFS
5 1 (0.27%) KVM
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (4.11%) Puppet
2 14 (3.84%) WMI
3 10 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.19%) Grafana
4 8 (2.19%) Kibana
5 7 (1.92%) StatsD
6 5 (1.37%) Terraform
7 1 (0.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.27%) Graphite
7 1 (0.27%) logstash
7 1 (0.27%) Oozie
7 1 (0.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 35 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.95%) Oracle
3 25 (6.85%) Google
4 18 (4.93%) Apple
5 6 (1.64%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.37%) Perforce
6 5 (1.37%) Sybase
6 5 (1.37%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (1.10%) SAP
8 3 (0.82%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.82%) CyberSource
8 3 (0.82%) hybris
8 3 (0.82%) Zend
9 2 (0.55%) Tableau
10 1 (0.27%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.27%) New Relic
10 1 (0.27%) PayPal
10 1 (0.27%) Splunk
10 1 (0.27%) Twitter
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