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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 471 527 554
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 172 145 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 148 99 146
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
38312 42266 48201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.68% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33347 35738 40409
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +68 25 £63,750 +2.00% 3
Ealing +17 12 £67,500 +3.84%
Canary Wharf - 8 £55,000 -
Croydon -5 2 £54,500 -0.90%
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 398 (98.76%) Software Engineering
2 270 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (51.12%) TDD
4 170 (42.18%) JavaScript
5 161 (39.95%) HTML
6 154 (38.21%) Java
7 129 (32.01%) CSS
8 125 (31.02%) C#
8 125 (31.02%) OO
9 105 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (25.81%) .NET
11 102 (25.31%) HTML5
12 98 (24.32%) Scrum
13 95 (23.57%) BDD
14 91 (22.58%) SQL
15 90 (22.33%) Finance
16 88 (21.84%) AngularJS
17 74 (18.36%) C++
18 71 (17.62%) CSS3
19 69 (17.12%) NoSQL
20 67 (16.63%) SOLID
21 63 (15.63%) jQuery
22 62 (15.38%) Git (software)
22 62 (15.38%) Windows
22 62 (15.38%) Linux
23 57 (14.14%) Node.js
24 53 (13.15%) MVC
25 52 (12.90%) Python
25 52 (12.90%) Spring
26 50 (12.41%) C

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 19 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.72%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.74%) Apache
3 7 (1.74%) Confluence
4 6 (1.49%) Mule
5 5 (1.24%) NServiceBus
6 4 (0.99%) JBoss
7 3 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.74%) Apache TomEE
7 3 (0.74%) CMS
8 2 (0.50%) IIS
8 2 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.24%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.97%) SaaS
4 10 (2.48%) GitHub
5 4 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.50%) IaaS
7 2 (0.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.71%) Network Security
3 9 (2.23%) Internet
4 8 (1.99%) LDAP
4 8 (1.99%) SNMP
5 7 (1.74%) ATM
5 7 (1.74%) HTTP
6 5 (1.24%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.74%) DVB
8 2 (0.50%) AMQP
8 2 (0.50%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (17.12%) NoSQL
2 49 (12.16%) SQL Server
3 43 (10.67%) Big Data
4 19 (4.71%) MySQL
4 19 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.22%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.72%) Event Store
6 15 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.99%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.99%) Redis
11 5 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.24%) Triplestore
12 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.74%) HBase
12 3 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.50%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 62 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.69%) Maven
4 25 (6.20%) JUnit
5 19 (4.71%) SpecFlow
6 18 (4.47%) Subversion
7 14 (3.47%) Mockito
8 11 (2.73%) jMock
8 11 (2.73%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.48%) Vagrant
9 10 (2.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.74%) JIRA
11 5 (1.24%) Ant
11 5 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.99%) Gatling
12 4 (0.99%) Gradle
12 4 (0.99%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.99%) Selenium
13 3 (0.74%) Capybara
13 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 90 (22.33%) Finance
2 21 (5.21%) Games
3 19 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.22%) Marketing
5 12 (2.98%) Electronics
6 11 (2.73%) Retail
7 10 (2.48%) Banking
8 7 (1.74%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.24%) Advertising
11 4 (0.99%) Publishing
12 3 (0.74%) Legal
12 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.50%) Back Office
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (39.95%) HTML
2 129 (32.01%) CSS
3 104 (25.81%) .NET
4 102 (25.31%) HTML5
5 88 (21.84%) AngularJS
6 71 (17.62%) CSS3
7 63 (15.63%) jQuery
8 57 (14.14%) Node.js
9 52 (12.90%) Spring
10 50 (12.41%) ASP.NET
11 49 (12.16%) Web Services
12 45 (11.17%) WPF
13 43 (10.67%) React
14 42 (10.42%) WCF
15 35 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (8.19%) Backbone.js
17 32 (7.94%) J2EE
18 31 (7.69%) RESTful
19 30 (7.44%) XML
20 26 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.95%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.21%) Visualisation
5 20 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (4.71%) BYOD
7 14 (3.47%) User Experience
8 10 (2.48%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.48%) Blog
9 9 (2.23%) Derivative
9 9 (2.23%) Fintech
10 8 (1.99%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.74%) EFT
12 6 (1.49%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.49%) Physics
13 5 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.99%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.99%) Cryptocurrency
14 4 (0.99%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.38%) Linux
1 62 (15.38%) Windows
2 45 (11.17%) Android
3 44 (10.92%) Unix
4 35 (8.68%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.97%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (2.48%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.99%) FreeBSD
7 8 (1.99%) Solaris
8 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (98.76%) Software Engineering
2 270 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (51.12%) TDD
4 125 (31.02%) OO
5 105 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (24.32%) Scrum
7 95 (23.57%) BDD
8 67 (16.63%) SOLID
9 53 (13.15%) MVC
10 46 (11.41%) Front End Development
10 46 (11.41%) Open Source
11 44 (10.92%) E-Commerce
12 43 (10.67%) Kanban
13 39 (9.68%) Pair Programming
14 38 (9.43%) High Availability
15 35 (8.68%) DevOps
16 31 (7.69%) iOS Development
17 30 (7.44%) Analytics
18 29 (7.20%) Mentoring
19 28 (6.95%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 170 (42.18%) JavaScript
2 154 (38.21%) Java
3 125 (31.02%) C#
4 91 (22.58%) SQL
5 74 (18.36%) C++
6 52 (12.90%) Python
7 50 (12.41%) C
8 40 (9.93%) Scala
9 35 (8.68%) Objective-C
10 30 (7.44%) Ruby
11 22 (5.46%) PHP
12 21 (5.21%) Go
13 19 (4.71%) F#
14 10 (2.48%) Clojure
14 10 (2.48%) VB
14 10 (2.48%) XPath
14 10 (2.48%) XQuery
15 9 (2.23%) Erlang
15 9 (2.23%) Haskell
15 9 (2.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (10.67%) Degree
2 10 (2.48%) PhD
3 8 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 20 (4.96%) Docker
2 8 (1.99%) Firmware
3 4 (0.99%) Varnish
4 3 (0.74%) HDFS
5 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (4.71%) WMI
2 17 (4.22%) Puppet
3 7 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.49%) Terraform
5 5 (1.24%) Grafana
5 5 (1.24%) Kibana
5 5 (1.24%) StatsD
6 1 (0.25%) Ansible
6 1 (0.25%) Graphite
6 1 (0.25%) Oozie
6 1 (0.25%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 42 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.18%) Oracle
3 26 (6.45%) Google
4 20 (4.96%) Apple
5 8 (1.99%) Perforce
6 6 (1.49%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.49%) Wall Street Systems
7 5 (1.24%) Sybase
8 4 (0.99%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.74%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.74%) CyberSource
9 3 (0.74%) FactSet
9 3 (0.74%) hybris
9 3 (0.74%) SAP
9 3 (0.74%) Zend
10 2 (0.50%) Facebook
10 2 (0.50%) Talend
10 2 (0.50%) Twitter
11 1 (0.25%) New Relic
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