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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 442 504 502
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 157 154 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 124 128 133
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 £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,250 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% -
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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +27 16 £67,500 +12.50% 7
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Chessington - 2 £45,000 -
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
Greenford - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 319 (99.38%) Software Engineering
2 199 (61.99%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (47.98%) Java
4 149 (46.42%) JavaScript
5 108 (33.64%) HTML
6 104 (32.40%) C#
6 104 (32.40%) Python
7 100 (31.15%) TDD
8 84 (26.17%) SQL
8 84 (26.17%) .NET
9 78 (24.30%) CSS
10 75 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
11 74 (23.05%) Linux
12 72 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (20.87%) Finance
14 65 (20.25%) AngularJS
15 60 (18.69%) Microservices
16 58 (18.07%) BDD
16 58 (18.07%) Node.js
17 57 (17.76%) C++
18 56 (17.45%) Git (software)
19 55 (17.13%) REST
20 54 (16.82%) Open Source
20 54 (16.82%) Scrum
21 52 (16.20%) MVC
21 52 (16.20%) Scala
22 47 (14.64%) NoSQL
23 46 (14.33%) Microsoft Azure
24 45 (14.02%) Big Data
25 44 (13.71%) Jenkins

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 23 (7.17%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (6.54%) Apache Spark
3 11 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.80%) IIS
4 9 (2.80%) JBoss
4 9 (2.80%) Jetty
5 8 (2.49%) nginx
5 8 (2.49%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.49%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.87%) Apache
6 6 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.18%) HipChat
2 6 (1.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (14.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (5.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (5.30%) PaaS
4 13 (4.05%) SaaS
5 10 (3.12%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (3.12%) CloudFront
6 9 (2.80%) GitHub
7 6 (1.87%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.56%) AWS OpsWorks
8 5 (1.56%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.93%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.98%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.43%) HTTP
3 9 (2.80%) Internet
4 5 (1.56%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.93%) Network Security
5 3 (0.93%) RS-232
5 3 (0.93%) RS-485
6 2 (0.62%) DVB
6 2 (0.62%) SNMP
7 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.64%) NoSQL
2 45 (14.02%) Big Data
3 41 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 32 (9.97%) MySQL
5 30 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (9.03%) SQL Server
7 28 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (8.10%) Redis
9 25 (7.79%) Relational Database
10 21 (6.54%) Hadoop
11 10 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (3.12%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.80%) Couchbase
13 8 (2.49%) InterSystems Cache
13 8 (2.49%) Oracle Database
13 8 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (2.18%) HBase
15 6 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.87%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.92%) Maven
4 16 (4.98%) TeamCity
5 13 (4.05%) JUnit
6 8 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.49%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.49%) Hudson
6 8 (2.49%) Selenium
6 8 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (2.49%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.18%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.87%) IntelliJ
8 6 (1.87%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.87%) NUnit
8 6 (1.87%) Subversion
8 6 (1.87%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (1.56%) Grunt
9 5 (1.56%) JMeter
9 5 (1.56%) VisualVM
General
1 67 (20.87%) Finance
2 30 (9.35%) Games
3 15 (4.67%) Marketing
4 12 (3.74%) Banking
5 11 (3.43%) Electronics
5 11 (3.43%) Retail
6 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.18%) Legal
8 6 (1.87%) Back Office
8 6 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.87%) Law
8 6 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.87%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.93%) Advertising
9 3 (0.93%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (33.64%) HTML
2 84 (26.17%) .NET
3 78 (24.30%) CSS
4 65 (20.25%) AngularJS
5 58 (18.07%) Node.js
6 55 (17.13%) REST
7 42 (13.08%) Spring
8 40 (12.46%) React
9 35 (10.90%) Web Services
10 33 (10.28%) RESTful
11 32 (9.97%) HTML5
12 30 (9.35%) XML
13 25 (7.79%) ASP.NET
13 25 (7.79%) jQuery
14 21 (6.54%) Apache Flex
15 17 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (4.98%) CSS3
17 15 (4.67%) Django
17 15 (4.67%) Spring Boot
18 14 (4.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.41%) Fintech
3 26 (8.10%) Algorithms
4 16 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.67%) Blockchain
6 12 (3.74%) Blog
7 11 (3.43%) Data Structures
8 10 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.12%) User Experience
9 9 (2.80%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.80%) Physics
10 5 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.56%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.56%) Life Science
10 5 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.25%) Social Network
11 4 (1.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.05%) Linux
2 33 (10.28%) Windows
3 22 (6.85%) Unix
4 3 (0.93%) Android
5 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.31%) CentOS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (99.38%) Software Engineering
2 199 (61.99%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (31.15%) TDD
4 72 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (18.69%) Microservices
6 58 (18.07%) BDD
7 54 (16.82%) Open Source
7 54 (16.82%) Scrum
8 52 (16.20%) MVC
9 43 (13.40%) Analytics
10 41 (12.77%) OO
11 40 (12.46%) DevOps
12 37 (11.53%) E-Commerce
13 35 (10.90%) Mentoring
14 30 (9.35%) Multithreading
14 30 (9.35%) OOP
15 27 (8.41%) Functional Programming
15 27 (8.41%) Machine Learning
15 27 (8.41%) System Testing
16 20 (6.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (47.98%) Java
2 149 (46.42%) JavaScript
3 104 (32.40%) C#
3 104 (32.40%) Python
4 84 (26.17%) SQL
5 57 (17.76%) C++
6 52 (16.20%) Scala
7 42 (13.08%) Ruby
8 41 (12.77%) Go
9 32 (9.97%) PHP
10 25 (7.79%) C
11 14 (4.36%) F#
12 11 (3.43%) ES6
13 10 (3.12%) Perl
14 8 (2.49%) Clojure
14 8 (2.49%) Elixir
14 8 (2.49%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.18%) ECMAScript
15 7 (2.18%) Embedded C++
16 6 (1.87%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (12.15%) Degree
2 16 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.67%) BC Cleared
4 7 (2.18%) PhD
5 6 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MCSD
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.67%) GCP
2 14 (4.36%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (8.10%) Docker
2 8 (2.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.25%) Firmware
4 4 (1.25%) HDFS
5 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) KVM
6 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (8.10%) Puppet
2 15 (4.67%) Grafana
3 14 (4.36%) Ansible
4 13 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.80%) Kibana
6 7 (2.18%) StatsD
7 6 (1.87%) Nagios
7 6 (1.87%) Opsview
7 6 (1.87%) Riemann
8 5 (1.56%) Kubernetes
8 5 (1.56%) Mesos
8 5 (1.56%) rkt
9 3 (0.93%) WMI
10 2 (0.62%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.98%) Splunk
3 15 (4.67%) Google
3 15 (4.67%) Oracle
4 9 (2.80%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.49%) ILOG
6 7 (2.18%) Apple
7 6 (1.87%) Fiorano
7 6 (1.87%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.87%) SAP
7 6 (1.87%) Talend
7 6 (1.87%) WSO2
8 5 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.56%) Tableau
9 4 (1.25%) Facebook
10 3 (0.93%) IBM
11 2 (0.62%) Altova
11 2 (0.62%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.62%) Zend
12 1 (0.31%) PayPal
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +Benefits +31 days holiday
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Harrow
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago