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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 477 512 540
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 178 150 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 145 110 139
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 £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,750 £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
38586 41434 47556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.73% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33498 34951 39758
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +52 25 £62,500 - 2
Ealing - 12 £67,500 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £55,000 -
Greenford - 3 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon - 1 £54,500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 424 (99.30%) Software Engineering
2 278 (65.11%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (51.99%) TDD
4 165 (38.64%) Java
5 163 (38.17%) JavaScript
6 158 (37.00%) HTML
7 131 (30.68%) OO
8 127 (29.74%) CSS
9 126 (29.51%) C#
10 115 (26.93%) Scrum
11 112 (26.23%) .NET
12 107 (25.06%) BDD
13 106 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
14 98 (22.95%) HTML5
15 97 (22.72%) SQL
16 90 (21.08%) Finance
17 87 (20.37%) C++
18 78 (18.27%) SOLID
19 77 (18.03%) jQuery
20 74 (17.33%) NoSQL
21 73 (17.10%) AngularJS
21 73 (17.10%) Linux
22 72 (16.86%) CSS3
23 71 (16.63%) Windows
24 69 (16.16%) MVC
25 62 (14.52%) Spring
26 59 (13.82%) Web Services
26 59 (13.82%) C
27 56 (13.11%) Python
28 55 (12.88%) Degree

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 40 (9.37%) Node.js
2 26 (6.09%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.64%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.41%) Apache
5 6 (1.41%) Confluence
5 6 (1.41%) Mule
6 5 (1.17%) JBoss
7 3 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.70%) Apache TomEE
7 3 (0.70%) CMS
7 3 (0.70%) IIS
8 2 (0.47%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.23%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.23%) MS Office
1 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.45%) SaaS
4 6 (1.41%) GitHub
5 4 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.90%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.39%) Network Security
3 10 (2.34%) LDAP
3 10 (2.34%) SNMP
4 9 (2.11%) Internet
5 7 (1.64%) ATM
6 5 (1.17%) HTTP
6 5 (1.17%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.70%) AMQP
7 3 (0.70%) DVB
7 3 (0.70%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (17.33%) NoSQL
2 47 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 41 (9.60%) Big Data
4 22 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.68%) MySQL
6 19 (4.45%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (3.28%) Event Store
9 8 (1.87%) Couchbase
9 8 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.87%) Redis
10 7 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.41%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.94%) Triplestore
13 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 41 (9.60%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.13%) Maven
4 28 (6.56%) JUnit
5 23 (5.39%) SpecFlow
6 15 (3.51%) Mercurial
6 15 (3.51%) Mockito
6 15 (3.51%) Selenium
7 14 (3.28%) Subversion
8 13 (3.04%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.81%) jMock
9 12 (2.81%) Vagrant
10 7 (1.64%) JIRA
11 5 (1.17%) Ant
11 5 (1.17%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.94%) Gatling
13 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.70%) RSpec
13 3 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (21.08%) Finance
2 19 (4.45%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.22%) Games
3 18 (4.22%) Marketing
4 12 (2.81%) Banking
5 11 (2.58%) Retail
6 10 (2.34%) Electronics
7 8 (1.87%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.17%) Publishing
10 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.70%) Legal
10 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (37.00%) HTML
2 127 (29.74%) CSS
3 112 (26.23%) .NET
4 98 (22.95%) HTML5
5 77 (18.03%) jQuery
6 73 (17.10%) AngularJS
7 72 (16.86%) CSS3
8 62 (14.52%) Spring
9 59 (13.82%) Web Services
10 54 (12.65%) ASP.NET
11 49 (11.48%) WPF
12 47 (11.01%) WCF
13 40 (9.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 35 (8.20%) Backbone.js
15 33 (7.73%) J2EE
16 32 (7.49%) React
17 31 (7.26%) KnockoutJS
17 31 (7.26%) RESTful
17 31 (7.26%) XML
18 29 (6.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.54%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.73%) Mobile App
3 26 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (5.85%) Visualisation
5 23 (5.39%) BYOD
6 22 (5.15%) Mathematics
7 18 (4.22%) Physics
8 16 (3.75%) User Experience
9 9 (2.11%) Blog
9 9 (2.11%) Derivative
10 8 (1.87%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.87%) Fintech
11 7 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.64%) EFT
11 7 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.41%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.94%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.94%) Cryptocurrency
13 4 (0.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.10%) Linux
2 71 (16.63%) Windows
3 52 (12.18%) Android
4 51 (11.94%) Unix
5 40 (9.37%) Apple iOS
6 20 (4.68%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (2.81%) Mac OS X
8 10 (2.34%) FreeBSD
8 10 (2.34%) Solaris
9 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) CentOS
10 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (99.30%) Software Engineering
2 278 (65.11%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (51.99%) TDD
4 131 (30.68%) OO
5 115 (26.93%) Scrum
6 107 (25.06%) BDD
7 106 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (18.27%) SOLID
9 69 (16.16%) MVC
10 51 (11.94%) Kanban
11 48 (11.24%) High Availability
12 46 (10.77%) E-Commerce
13 42 (9.84%) Front End Development
13 42 (9.84%) Open Source
14 36 (8.43%) iOS Development
15 35 (8.20%) Pair Programming
16 34 (7.96%) Mentoring
17 33 (7.73%) DevOps
18 29 (6.79%) OOP
19 28 (6.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 165 (38.64%) Java
2 163 (38.17%) JavaScript
3 126 (29.51%) C#
4 97 (22.72%) SQL
5 87 (20.37%) C++
6 59 (13.82%) C
7 56 (13.11%) Python
8 43 (10.07%) Objective-C
9 32 (7.49%) Scala
10 28 (6.56%) Ruby
11 21 (4.92%) PHP
12 17 (3.98%) Go
13 15 (3.51%) F#
14 12 (2.81%) VB
15 10 (2.34%) Clojure
15 10 (2.34%) VB6
16 9 (2.11%) Erlang
16 9 (2.11%) Haskell
16 9 (2.11%) XPath
16 9 (2.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (12.88%) Degree
2 9 (2.11%) PhD
2 9 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 22 (5.15%) Docker
2 8 (1.87%) Firmware
3 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.94%) Varnish
5 3 (0.70%) HDFS
6 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.23%) KVM
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (5.39%) WMI
2 19 (4.45%) Puppet
3 9 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.41%) Terraform
5 1 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 51 (11.94%) Oracle
2 47 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.39%) Apple
4 22 (5.15%) Google
5 10 (2.34%) Perforce
6 6 (1.41%) Sybase
6 6 (1.41%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.41%) Wall Street Systems
7 5 (1.17%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.94%) FactSet
9 3 (0.70%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.70%) CyberSource
9 3 (0.70%) Facebook
9 3 (0.70%) hybris
9 3 (0.70%) SAP
9 3 (0.70%) Zend
10 2 (0.47%) Talend
10 2 (0.47%) Twitter
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £140,000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Open Table
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Ooyala
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago