Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Development Engineer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Development Engineer
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 832 876
Rank change year-on-year +1 +44 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 11 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.009% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.010% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 22
London median annual salary £75,000 £51,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.63% -22.26% +20.45%
10th Percentile £53,750 £47,875 £53,875
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -32.00% +25.00%

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 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Development Engineer in London

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Development Engineer in London

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Development Engineer in London

Senior Development 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 Development Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
East London - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Development Engineer
England

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Development 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 Development Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Fintech
5 3 (27.27%) Apple Swift
5 3 (27.27%) Gradle
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Android Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Xcode
5 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) Ansible
6 2 (18.18%) Docker
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Go
6 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
6 2 (18.18%) Clojure
6 2 (18.18%) Puppet

Senior Development Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Android Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Xcode
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) CAE
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Apple Swift
2 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 2 (18.18%) Clojure
3 2 (18.18%) Go
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet