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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / London
Rank 439 447 504
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 149 205 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.52% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 177 109
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,078 £45,000 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +12 18 £67,500 +3.84% 2
Greenford +1 3 £45,000 -9.09%
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Croydon +13 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 304 (98.70%) Software Engineering
2 187 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (44.48%) Java
4 136 (44.16%) JavaScript
5 99 (32.14%) Python
6 95 (30.84%) HTML
7 87 (28.25%) TDD
8 82 (26.62%) Linux
9 81 (26.30%) C#
10 76 (24.68%) SQL
11 73 (23.70%) CSS
12 68 (22.08%) .NET
12 68 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
13 67 (21.75%) Finance
13 67 (21.75%) Microservices
14 63 (20.45%) REST
15 62 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (19.48%) C++
17 53 (17.21%) Open Source
18 51 (16.56%) Scrum
19 50 (16.23%) MVC
20 49 (15.91%) OO
21 48 (15.58%) BDD
21 48 (15.58%) AngularJS
21 48 (15.58%) Jenkins
22 47 (15.26%) Spring
23 46 (14.94%) Git (software)
24 44 (14.29%) Computer Science
24 44 (14.29%) Analytics
25 43 (13.96%) Ruby

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 25 (8.12%) Apache Spark
2 17 (5.52%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (5.19%) JBoss
4 15 (4.87%) Jetty
5 14 (4.55%) nginx
5 14 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.57%) IIS
7 6 (1.95%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.62%) Apache
9 3 (0.97%) Drupal
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.65%) Confluence
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.32%) CMS
11 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.32%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (4.87%) SaaS
5 13 (4.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (4.22%) PaaS
6 10 (3.25%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (3.25%) CloudFront
7 6 (1.95%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.62%) AWS OpsWorks
9 4 (1.30%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.97%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.25%) HTTP
3 9 (2.92%) Internet
4 5 (1.62%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.62%) SNMP
5 4 (1.30%) 3G
5 4 (1.30%) 4G
5 4 (1.30%) GSM
5 4 (1.30%) OpenFlow
6 3 (0.97%) RS-232
6 3 (0.97%) RS-485
7 1 (0.32%) DVB
7 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 41 (13.31%) Big Data
2 41 (13.31%) MySQL
3 38 (12.34%) MongoDB
4 34 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (8.77%) Redis
7 26 (8.44%) Relational Database
8 23 (7.47%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.84%) SQL Server
10 14 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
10 14 (4.55%) Oracle Database
10 14 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (2.60%) Couchbase
13 7 (2.27%) HBase
14 6 (1.95%) Neo4j
15 5 (1.62%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (15.58%) Jenkins
2 46 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.47%) Maven
4 20 (6.49%) JUnit
5 14 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 14 (4.55%) Hudson
5 14 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (4.22%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.92%) Ant
7 9 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.60%) Selenium
8 8 (2.60%) Subversion
8 8 (2.60%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.95%) CppUnit
9 6 (1.95%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.95%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.62%) XMLSpy
General
1 67 (21.75%) Finance
2 30 (9.74%) Games
3 17 (5.52%) Banking
4 12 (3.90%) Marketing
5 11 (3.57%) Retail
6 9 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.95%) Online Betting
8 5 (1.62%) Back Office
8 5 (1.62%) Electronics
8 5 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.62%) Law
9 4 (1.30%) Front Office
10 3 (0.97%) Legal
10 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (30.84%) HTML
2 73 (23.70%) CSS
3 68 (22.08%) .NET
4 63 (20.45%) REST
5 48 (15.58%) AngularJS
6 47 (15.26%) Spring
7 42 (13.64%) Web Services
8 38 (12.34%) RESTful
9 37 (12.01%) Node.js
10 35 (11.36%) XML
11 28 (9.09%) React
12 24 (7.79%) HTML5
13 23 (7.47%) jQuery
14 20 (6.49%) Hibernate
15 19 (6.17%) Apache Flex
15 19 (6.17%) J2EE
16 18 (5.84%) JMS
17 17 (5.52%) Java EE
17 17 (5.52%) JPA
18 16 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.69%) Fintech
3 23 (7.47%) Algorithms
4 13 (4.22%) Blockchain
5 12 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.25%) User Experience
7 9 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.92%) Physics
8 8 (2.60%) Blog
9 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (1.95%) PMI
11 5 (1.62%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.62%) Xbox
12 4 (1.30%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.62%) Linux
2 35 (11.36%) Windows
3 25 (8.12%) Unix
4 5 (1.62%) Android
5 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.32%) CentOS
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (98.70%) Software Engineering
2 187 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (28.25%) TDD
4 67 (21.75%) Microservices
5 62 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (17.21%) Open Source
7 51 (16.56%) Scrum
8 50 (16.23%) MVC
9 49 (15.91%) OO
10 48 (15.58%) BDD
11 44 (14.29%) Analytics
12 41 (13.31%) E-Commerce
12 41 (13.31%) Multithreading
13 36 (11.69%) DevOps
14 35 (11.36%) Mentoring
15 30 (9.74%) OOP
16 26 (8.44%) Continuous Delivery
17 25 (8.12%) Functional Programming
17 25 (8.12%) System Testing
18 23 (7.47%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 137 (44.48%) Java
2 136 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 99 (32.14%) Python
4 81 (26.30%) C#
5 76 (24.68%) SQL
6 60 (19.48%) C++
7 43 (13.96%) Ruby
8 38 (12.34%) Scala
9 33 (10.71%) PHP
10 29 (9.42%) C
10 29 (9.42%) Go
11 14 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.57%) Elixir
12 11 (3.57%) ES6
12 11 (3.57%) Perl
13 9 (2.92%) Groovy
14 8 (2.60%) F#
15 7 (2.27%) Clojure
15 7 (2.27%) ECMAScript
16 5 (1.62%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 37 (12.01%) Degree
2 14 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.22%) BC Cleared
4 8 (2.60%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.95%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.30%) PhD
7 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.32%) MCSD
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.14%) QA
2 13 (4.22%) GCP
3 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (8.44%) Docker
2 5 (1.62%) KVM
2 5 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.30%) HDFS
3 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (8.12%) Puppet
2 18 (5.84%) Ansible
3 13 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.60%) Grafana
4 8 (2.60%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.60%) Mesos
4 8 (2.60%) rkt
5 6 (1.95%) Nagios
5 6 (1.95%) Opsview
5 6 (1.95%) Riemann
6 2 (0.65%) Kibana
6 2 (0.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (7.14%) Splunk
2 21 (6.82%) Oracle
3 16 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.55%) ILOG
5 9 (2.92%) Fiorano
5 9 (2.92%) Google
5 9 (2.92%) Talend
5 9 (2.92%) WSO2
6 8 (2.60%) Altova
7 7 (2.27%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.95%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.30%) Facebook
10 4 (1.30%) VMware
11 3 (0.97%) IBM
11 3 (0.97%) SAP
11 3 (0.97%) Tableau
12 2 (0.65%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.65%) Zend
13 1 (0.32%) MapR
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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