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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 474 433 487
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 141 188 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 121 163 108
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,750
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 33 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 279 (94.90%) Software Engineering
2 139 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (46.60%) Java
4 95 (32.31%) .NET
5 94 (31.97%) C#
6 86 (29.25%) TDD
7 80 (27.21%) JavaScript
8 76 (25.85%) C++
9 75 (25.51%) MVC
10 72 (24.49%) ASP.NET
11 70 (23.81%) Scrum
12 61 (20.75%) SQL
13 59 (20.07%) HTML
14 58 (19.73%) XML
15 55 (18.71%) Python
16 53 (18.03%) Web Services
17 51 (17.35%) Finance
18 47 (15.99%) OO
18 47 (15.99%) jQuery
19 43 (14.63%) SQL Server
19 43 (14.63%) QA
20 42 (14.29%) JSON
20 42 (14.29%) CSS
20 42 (14.29%) Multithreading
21 41 (13.95%) Computer Science
22 38 (12.93%) Linux
23 37 (12.59%) REST
24 35 (11.90%) BDD
24 35 (11.90%) NoSQL
24 35 (11.90%) Continuous Integration

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (8.50%) Node.js
2 18 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.08%) IIS
4 11 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.40%) CMS
6 6 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.36%) JBoss
9 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.68%) Mule
10 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.68%) Apache
11 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.34%) Liferay
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (3.74%) SaaS
4 10 (3.40%) PaaS
5 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.02%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.02%) DVB
1 3 (1.02%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) Wireless
3 1 (0.34%) 3G
3 1 (0.34%) SNMP
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.34%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 34 (11.56%) Big Data
4 24 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.12%) Redis
6 16 (5.44%) MySQL
7 12 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.72%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.70%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.68%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.46%) Selenium
2 18 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.76%) JIRA
4 13 (4.42%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 12 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.08%) Maven
6 10 (3.40%) MSBuild
7 9 (3.06%) NUnit
8 7 (2.38%) Subversion
8 7 (2.38%) Ant
9 6 (2.04%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.70%) Xcode
10 5 (1.70%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.70%) JUnit
10 5 (1.70%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.02%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.02%) Hudson
13 2 (0.68%) Gradle
General
1 51 (17.35%) Finance
2 8 (2.72%) Law
2 8 (2.72%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.38%) Marketing
3 7 (2.38%) Games
3 7 (2.38%) Electronics
4 6 (2.04%) Front Office
4 6 (2.04%) Banking
5 5 (1.70%) Publishing
6 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.68%) Automotive
7 2 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (32.31%) .NET
2 72 (24.49%) ASP.NET
3 59 (20.07%) HTML
4 58 (19.73%) XML
5 53 (18.03%) Web Services
6 47 (15.99%) jQuery
7 42 (14.29%) JSON
7 42 (14.29%) CSS
8 37 (12.59%) REST
9 34 (11.56%) HTML5
10 33 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (10.88%) Spring
12 28 (9.52%) WCF
13 26 (8.84%) .NET Framework
14 22 (7.48%) J2EE
15 21 (7.14%) Ajax
16 19 (6.46%) SOAP
16 19 (6.46%) XSL
16 19 (6.46%) Hibernate
17 18 (6.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 34 (11.56%) Algorithms
3 32 (10.88%) Open Source
4 31 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (8.16%) Data Structures
6 20 (6.80%) Embedded Systems
7 14 (4.76%) Mobile App
8 13 (4.42%) Mathematics
9 10 (3.40%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (3.06%) Derivative
11 8 (2.72%) User Experience
12 7 (2.38%) Exotic Derivative
13 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (2.04%) Client/Server
13 6 (2.04%) Physics
14 5 (1.70%) iPad
14 5 (1.70%) Social Media
14 5 (1.70%) iPhone
15 4 (1.36%) Data Integration
16 3 (1.02%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.93%) Linux
2 26 (8.84%) Windows
3 25 (8.50%) UNIX
4 11 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.06%) Android
5 9 (3.06%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.34%) VMS
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (94.90%) Software Engineering
2 139 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (29.25%) TDD
4 75 (25.51%) MVC
5 70 (23.81%) Scrum
6 47 (15.99%) OO
7 42 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 35 (11.90%) BDD
8 35 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (11.56%) Analytics
10 31 (10.54%) Dependency Injection
11 27 (9.18%) Unit Testing
11 27 (9.18%) E-Commerce
12 24 (8.16%) OOD
12 24 (8.16%) SOA
13 19 (6.46%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.46%) MVVM
13 19 (6.46%) CRM
13 19 (6.46%) Data Modelling
14 18 (6.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 137 (46.60%) Java
2 94 (31.97%) C#
3 80 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 76 (25.85%) C++
5 61 (20.75%) SQL
6 55 (18.71%) Python
7 34 (11.56%) Objective-C
8 30 (10.20%) PHP
9 18 (6.12%) Scala
10 14 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.76%) C
11 13 (4.42%) VB.NET
12 12 (4.08%) R
12 12 (4.08%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.08%) MATLAB
12 12 (4.08%) Ruby
13 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.72%) Groovy
14 8 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 34 (11.56%) Degree
2 15 (5.10%) PhD
3 3 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.14%) Oracle
3 9 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.38%) Facebook
5 6 (2.04%) Apple
6 5 (1.70%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.02%) Google
7 3 (1.02%) Zend
7 3 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.68%) SAP
8 2 (0.68%) Siebel
9 1 (0.34%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (0.34%) Perforce
9 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
9 1 (0.34%) Informatica
9 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
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