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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 466 536 569
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 195 131 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 151 107 133
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £76,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 +47 27 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Ealing - 15 £67,500 -
Surbiton - 6 £35,000 -
Greenford - 5 £50,000 -
Enfield - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 419 (99.29%) Software Engineering
2 254 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (50.95%) TDD
4 164 (38.86%) Java
5 149 (35.31%) JavaScript
6 148 (35.07%) HTML
7 129 (30.57%) C#
8 124 (29.38%) OO
9 116 (27.49%) CSS
10 114 (27.01%) Scrum
11 110 (26.07%) BDD
12 107 (25.36%) .NET
13 101 (23.93%) C++
14 100 (23.70%) SQL
15 95 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
16 89 (21.09%) HTML5
17 81 (19.19%) MVC
18 80 (18.96%) Finance
19 78 (18.48%) Windows
20 76 (18.01%) SOLID
21 73 (17.30%) Linux
21 73 (17.30%) jQuery
22 70 (16.59%) NoSQL
23 67 (15.88%) CSS3
23 67 (15.88%) Spring
24 65 (15.40%) Python
25 60 (14.22%) C
26 59 (13.98%) Degree
27 58 (13.74%) Oracle
27 58 (13.74%) Web Services

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 31 (7.35%) Node.js
2 29 (6.87%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.13%) NServiceBus
5 7 (1.66%) Apache
6 6 (1.42%) JBoss
7 5 (1.18%) IIS
8 4 (0.95%) Mule
9 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.71%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (0.71%) CMS
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.47%) nginx
11 1 (0.24%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (0.95%) MS Excel
1 4 (0.95%) MS Office
1 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.98%) SaaS
3 11 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.42%) GitHub
5 3 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (5.69%) Network Security
3 10 (2.37%) LDAP
3 10 (2.37%) SNMP
4 9 (2.13%) Internet
5 7 (1.66%) ATM
6 4 (0.95%) AMQP
6 4 (0.95%) DVB
6 4 (0.95%) MQTT
7 2 (0.47%) Firewall
8 1 (0.24%) HTTP
8 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.59%) NoSQL
2 48 (11.37%) SQL Server
3 46 (10.90%) Big Data
4 27 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.92%) Hadoop
6 24 (5.69%) MySQL
7 23 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.32%) Redis
10 11 (2.61%) Event Store
11 9 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.13%) RavenDB
12 8 (1.90%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.66%) HBase
14 5 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 44 (10.43%) Jenkins
2 42 (9.95%) Maven
3 38 (9.00%) Git (software)
4 33 (7.82%) JUnit
5 24 (5.69%) SpecFlow
6 19 (4.50%) Mercurial
6 19 (4.50%) Selenium
7 17 (4.03%) Mockito
8 15 (3.55%) jMock
8 15 (3.55%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.84%) Subversion
9 12 (2.84%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.18%) JMeter
12 4 (0.95%) Hudson
12 4 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.71%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 80 (18.96%) Finance
2 23 (5.45%) Marketing
3 18 (4.27%) Games
4 16 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.32%) Banking
6 10 (2.37%) Electronics
7 8 (1.90%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.42%) Publishing
9 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.18%) Legal
9 5 (1.18%) Retail
10 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (35.07%) HTML
2 116 (27.49%) CSS
3 107 (25.36%) .NET
4 89 (21.09%) HTML5
5 73 (17.30%) jQuery
6 67 (15.88%) CSS3
6 67 (15.88%) Spring
7 58 (13.74%) Web Services
8 57 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 52 (12.32%) ASP.NET
10 48 (11.37%) WCF
11 47 (11.14%) WPF
12 38 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (7.82%) Spring MVC
14 32 (7.58%) Backbone.js
15 29 (6.87%) J2EE
15 29 (6.87%) KnockoutJS
16 28 (6.64%) Hibernate
16 28 (6.64%) XML
17 25 (5.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 36 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 30 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (6.64%) Mathematics
5 28 (6.64%) Visualisation
6 24 (5.69%) BYOD
6 24 (5.69%) Physics
7 18 (4.27%) User Experience
8 8 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.66%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.66%) Blog
9 7 (1.66%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.66%) EFT
9 7 (1.66%) Fintech
10 6 (1.42%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.18%) iDTV
12 4 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.95%) DTV
12 4 (0.95%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 78 (18.48%) Windows
2 73 (17.30%) Linux
3 53 (12.56%) Android
4 47 (11.14%) Unix
5 43 (10.19%) Apple iOS
6 21 (4.98%) Windows Mobile
7 13 (3.08%) Mac OS X
8 10 (2.37%) FreeBSD
8 10 (2.37%) Solaris
9 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (99.29%) Software Engineering
2 254 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (50.95%) TDD
4 124 (29.38%) OO
5 114 (27.01%) Scrum
6 110 (26.07%) BDD
7 95 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (19.19%) MVC
9 76 (18.01%) SOLID
10 47 (11.14%) Kanban
11 44 (10.43%) High Availability
12 37 (8.77%) E-Commerce
12 37 (8.77%) iOS Development
13 36 (8.53%) Open Source
14 32 (7.58%) Front End Development
14 32 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 28 (6.64%) Mobile Development
16 25 (5.92%) Android Development
16 25 (5.92%) Pair Programming
17 24 (5.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 164 (38.86%) Java
2 149 (35.31%) JavaScript
3 129 (30.57%) C#
4 101 (23.93%) C++
5 100 (23.70%) SQL
6 65 (15.40%) Python
7 60 (14.22%) C
8 47 (11.14%) Objective-C
9 28 (6.64%) Scala
10 26 (6.16%) Ruby
11 20 (4.74%) PHP
12 14 (3.32%) Go
13 12 (2.84%) F#
14 11 (2.61%) VB
15 10 (2.37%) VB6
16 7 (1.66%) Clojure
17 6 (1.42%) Erlang
17 6 (1.42%) Groovy
17 6 (1.42%) Haskell
17 6 (1.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (13.98%) Degree
2 9 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.66%) PhD
5 2 (0.47%) CCNA
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.47%) CISSP
5 2 (0.47%) GIAC
5 2 (0.47%) HND
5 2 (0.47%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (0.47%) MCSE
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.47%) SANS
5 2 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 20 (4.74%) Docker
2 10 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.66%) Firmware
4 4 (0.95%) Varnish
5 3 (0.71%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (5.69%) WMI
2 19 (4.50%) Puppet
3 8 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (13.74%) Oracle
2 49 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.69%) Apple
4 19 (4.50%) Google
5 12 (2.84%) Perforce
6 9 (2.13%) Sybase
7 7 (1.66%) FactSet
8 6 (1.42%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (1.18%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.95%) Facebook
10 4 (0.95%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.71%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.71%) CyberSource
11 3 (0.71%) hybris
11 3 (0.71%) SAP
11 3 (0.71%) Talend
12 2 (0.47%) Twitter
12 2 (0.47%) Zend
13 1 (0.24%) Tableau
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits including unlimited holidays and fr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Relocation Package + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Relocation Package + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent salary and package
Posted: 24 days ago