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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / London
Rank 452 417 524
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +107
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 133 242 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.62% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 204 107
Median salary £65,000 £60,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.99% +5.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,597 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +18 16 £66,250 +10.41% 2
Greenford 0 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Croydon - 2 £52,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 299 (98.36%) Software Engineering
2 176 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (44.41%) JavaScript
4 133 (43.75%) Java
5 99 (32.57%) HTML
6 93 (30.59%) Python
7 83 (27.30%) Linux
8 82 (26.97%) TDD
9 73 (24.01%) SQL
9 73 (24.01%) Finance
10 72 (23.68%) C#
10 72 (23.68%) CSS
11 71 (23.36%) Microservices
12 65 (21.38%) Amazon AWS
13 64 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (20.72%) REST
15 62 (20.39%) C++
16 58 (19.08%) .NET
17 56 (18.42%) OO
18 54 (17.76%) Open Source
19 51 (16.78%) Spring
20 47 (15.46%) Web Services
20 47 (15.46%) Multithreading
21 46 (15.13%) Analytics
21 46 (15.13%) Jenkins
21 46 (15.13%) MVC
22 45 (14.80%) Scrum
23 43 (14.14%) Ruby
23 43 (14.14%) MySQL
23 43 (14.14%) AngularJS

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 (8.22%) Apache Spark
2 21 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 20 (6.58%) JBoss
4 19 (6.25%) Jetty
5 18 (5.92%) nginx
5 18 (5.92%) WebLogic
5 18 (5.92%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (3.95%) IIS
8 6 (1.97%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.64%) Apache
9 5 (1.64%) Confluence
10 3 (0.99%) Drupal
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.33%) WildFly
11 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (21.38%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.95%) SaaS
5 10 (3.29%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (3.29%) CloudFront
6 9 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (2.96%) PaaS
7 6 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.97%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (0.99%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.62%) HTTP
3 7 (2.30%) 3G
3 7 (2.30%) 4G
3 7 (2.30%) GSM
3 7 (2.30%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.30%) Internet
3 7 (2.30%) OpenFlow
3 7 (2.30%) SNMP
4 4 (1.32%) Broadband
5 3 (0.99%) RS-232
5 3 (0.99%) RS-485
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) DVB
6 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.14%) MySQL
2 40 (13.16%) Big Data
3 37 (12.17%) NoSQL
4 36 (11.84%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (11.18%) MongoDB
6 32 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 24 (7.89%) Redis
8 23 (7.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (7.57%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.92%) InterSystems Cache
9 18 (5.92%) Oracle Database
9 18 (5.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 12 (3.95%) Blockchain
12 10 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (2.30%) HBase
13 7 (2.30%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.64%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.64%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (15.13%) Jenkins
2 43 (14.14%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.88%) Maven
4 22 (7.24%) JUnit
5 18 (5.92%) Eclipse
5 18 (5.92%) Hudson
5 18 (5.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 17 (5.59%) Visual Studio
7 14 (4.61%) Ant
8 13 (4.28%) Subversion
9 11 (3.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (2.63%) Grunt
11 7 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.30%) CppUnit
11 7 (2.30%) GDB
11 7 (2.30%) Selenium
11 7 (2.30%) Valgrind
11 7 (2.30%) XMLSpy
12 6 (1.97%) JIRA
12 6 (1.97%) Travis CI
General
1 73 (24.01%) Finance
2 28 (9.21%) Games
3 19 (6.25%) Banking
4 11 (3.62%) Retail
4 11 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.63%) Marketing
6 6 (1.97%) Online Betting
7 5 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.32%) Electronics
8 4 (1.32%) Front Office
9 3 (0.99%) Back Office
9 3 (0.99%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (32.57%) HTML
2 72 (23.68%) CSS
3 63 (20.72%) REST
4 58 (19.08%) .NET
5 51 (16.78%) Spring
6 47 (15.46%) Web Services
7 43 (14.14%) AngularJS
8 41 (13.49%) RESTful
9 37 (12.17%) Node.js
9 37 (12.17%) XML
10 35 (11.51%) HTML5
11 30 (9.87%) React
12 25 (8.22%) Hibernate
13 24 (7.89%) JMS
14 23 (7.57%) JPA
15 22 (7.24%) J2EE
15 22 (7.24%) Java EE
16 21 (6.91%) jQuery
17 20 (6.58%) SOAP
18 18 (5.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.83%) Fintech
3 22 (7.24%) Algorithms
4 13 (4.28%) User Experience
5 12 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.95%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.96%) PMI
8 7 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.97%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.64%) Blog
10 5 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.32%) Xbox
12 3 (0.99%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 83 (27.30%) Linux
2 36 (11.84%) Windows
3 27 (8.88%) Unix
4 5 (1.64%) Android
5 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (98.36%) Software Engineering
2 176 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (26.97%) TDD
4 71 (23.36%) Microservices
5 64 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (18.42%) OO
7 54 (17.76%) Open Source
8 47 (15.46%) Multithreading
9 46 (15.13%) Analytics
9 46 (15.13%) MVC
10 45 (14.80%) Scrum
11 41 (13.49%) E-Commerce
12 37 (12.17%) BDD
13 36 (11.84%) DevOps
14 34 (11.18%) Mentoring
15 30 (9.87%) OOP
16 29 (9.54%) Continuous Delivery
17 28 (9.21%) Functional Programming
18 21 (6.91%) OOD
18 21 (6.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 135 (44.41%) JavaScript
2 133 (43.75%) Java
3 93 (30.59%) Python
4 73 (24.01%) SQL
5 72 (23.68%) C#
6 62 (20.39%) C++
7 43 (14.14%) Ruby
8 34 (11.18%) Scala
9 31 (10.20%) PHP
10 30 (9.87%) C
10 30 (9.87%) Go
11 18 (5.92%) Shell Script
12 17 (5.59%) ES6
13 15 (4.93%) Groovy
14 12 (3.95%) Elixir
15 10 (3.29%) Perl
16 9 (2.96%) Clojure
16 9 (2.96%) F#
17 7 (2.30%) ECMAScript
18 5 (1.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) Degree
2 10 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.96%) BC Cleared
3 9 (2.96%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (1.32%) PhD
6 1 (0.33%) MCSD
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.57%) QA
2 9 (2.96%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (8.22%) Docker
2 8 (2.63%) KVM
3 7 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.32%) HDFS
6 2 (0.66%) Firmware
7 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (7.57%) Puppet
2 21 (6.91%) Ansible
3 14 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.96%) Kubernetes
5 8 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (2.63%) Mesos
5 8 (2.63%) rkt
6 7 (2.30%) Nagios
7 6 (1.97%) Grafana
7 6 (1.97%) Opsview
7 6 (1.97%) Riemann
8 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (9.21%) Oracle
2 25 (8.22%) Splunk
3 18 (5.92%) ILOG
4 13 (4.28%) Altova
5 12 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.62%) Fiorano
6 11 (3.62%) Talend
6 11 (3.62%) WSO2
7 9 (2.96%) Atlassian
7 9 (2.96%) Google
8 7 (2.30%) VMware
9 6 (1.97%) Zend
10 5 (1.64%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.32%) Adobe
11 4 (1.32%) Facebook
12 3 (0.99%) IBM
12 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.99%) Tableau
13 2 (0.66%) SAP
13 2 (0.66%) Twitter
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 53 minutes ago
4 Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Central London / West End
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London (Covent Garden)
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago