Period
to 22 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Application Developer
England > London
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 803 800 804
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 14 49 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.066% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.070% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 58
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £49,125 £48,900 £45,000
90th Percentile £89,500 £95,000 £84,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,975 70,183 77,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 94.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53,546 55,510 67,422
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Developer in London

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer in London.

Salary trend for Senior Applications Developer in London

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer in London over the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Developer in London

Senior Applications Developer
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 Applications Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -23 4 £52,500 -26.32%
West London +16 1 £55,000 - 1
Senior Applications Developer
England

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, Senior Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Redux
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Compass CSS Framework
4 3 (21.43%) webpack
4 3 (21.43%) ES6
4 3 (21.43%) Sass
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) Preactjs
4 3 (21.43%) npm
5 2 (14.29%) Crashlytics
5 2 (14.29%) VBA

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) npm
2 2 (14.29%) Firebase
2 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Google Play
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) webpack
3 2 (14.29%) Android Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) Crashlytics
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) Mocha
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) Redux
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Compass CSS Framework
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Preactjs
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) RxJava
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Reinsurance
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) ES6
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) Kotlin
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) DevExpress
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft