The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 207 215 196
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 17
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £64,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 8 £82,500 +57.14%
Bracknell - 5 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 4 £60,000 -
Slough - 2 £63,250 -
Wokingham - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
2 29 (60.42%) C++
3 27 (56.25%) Degree
3 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
4 21 (43.75%) Linux
5 14 (29.17%) Java
6 10 (20.83%) Windows
7 8 (16.67%) Python
8 7 (14.58%) XML
8 7 (14.58%) C
8 7 (14.58%) Perl
8 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (10.42%) Servlets
10 5 (10.42%) Struts
10 5 (10.42%) J2EE
10 5 (10.42%) Spring
10 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (8.33%) SaaS
11 4 (8.33%) RESTful
11 4 (8.33%) Struts2
11 4 (8.33%) Node.js
11 4 (8.33%) Big Data
11 4 (8.33%) QA
11 4 (8.33%) TDD
11 4 (8.33%) Hibernate

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.08%) Liferay
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) LDAP
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) OpenFlow
2 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
1 1 (2.08%) Gradle
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) XML
2 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) J2EE
3 5 (10.42%) Servlets
3 5 (10.42%) Struts
3 5 (10.42%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) CSS
4 4 (8.33%) JDBC
4 4 (8.33%) RESTful
4 4 (8.33%) Struts2
4 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.17%) WebGL
5 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.17%) WSDL
5 2 (4.17%) SVG
5 2 (4.17%) Symfony
5 2 (4.17%) SOAP
5 2 (4.17%) STL
5 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
3 4 (8.33%) OO
3 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (6.25%) UML
4 3 (6.25%) OOD
4 3 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.17%) BDD
5 2 (4.17%) SOA
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) MVC
5 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.17%) Validation
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C++
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) Python
4 7 (14.58%) C
4 7 (14.58%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Groovy
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (2.08%) Zend
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
Berkshire
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Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 9 days ago