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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 190 210 180
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 38 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.54% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 26
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £42,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
5443 5557 5073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.63% 93.21% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4164 4182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 20 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Maidenhead 0 5 £57,500 +53.33%
Newbury +10 3 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Slough - 3 £58,750 -
Windsor - 2 £59,750 -
Bracknell -25 1 £50,000 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 55 (94.83%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.83%) C++
3 21 (36.21%) C#
4 19 (32.76%) Java
5 18 (31.03%) C
5 18 (31.03%) Web Services
5 18 (31.03%) OO
5 18 (31.03%) Python
6 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
7 15 (25.86%) UML
7 15 (25.86%) OOD
8 14 (24.14%) Finance
9 13 (22.41%) .NET
9 13 (22.41%) XML
9 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
10 11 (18.97%) jQuery
10 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
11 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.24%) SQL
11 10 (17.24%) HTML
11 10 (17.24%) Ajax
12 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
12 9 (15.52%) Big Data
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) Servlets
12 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
12 9 (15.52%) Linux
13 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
13 8 (13.79%) MS Excel

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (10.34%) IIS
2 5 (8.62%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.72%) Liferay
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Force.com
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) LDAP
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
1 9 (15.52%) Big Data
2 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Hudson
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.72%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.07%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Web Services
2 13 (22.41%) XML
2 13 (22.41%) .NET
3 11 (18.97%) jQuery
4 10 (17.24%) Ajax
4 10 (17.24%) HTML
4 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 9 (15.52%) Servlets
6 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 8 (13.79%) J2EE
7 7 (12.07%) HTML5
8 6 (10.34%) Spring
8 6 (10.34%) Struts
9 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.62%) RESTful
9 5 (8.62%) Struts2
9 5 (8.62%) WCF
9 5 (8.62%) JDBC
10 4 (6.90%) SOAP
10 4 (6.90%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) DataPower
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Physics
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (94.83%) Software Engineering
2 18 (31.03%) OO
3 15 (25.86%) UML
3 15 (25.86%) OOD
4 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
5 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
7 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.07%) Low Latency
9 4 (6.90%) MVC
10 3 (5.17%) SOA
10 3 (5.17%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) Web Development
10 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.45%) Static Code Analysis
11 2 (3.45%) System Testing
11 2 (3.45%) ETL
11 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) C++
2 21 (36.21%) C#
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 18 (31.03%) C
4 18 (31.03%) Python
5 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.24%) SQL
7 8 (13.79%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) Groovy
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
9 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle
1 4 (6.90%) Ab Initio
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) Remedy
3 2 (3.45%) Telerik
3 2 (3.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.72%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (1.72%) Zend
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata
4 1 (1.72%) Informatica
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Many benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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