The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire 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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 189 177 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 26 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.88% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.92% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 17
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
4330 4884 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.12% 96.01% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 3788 3848
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Reading -2 11 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Wokingham - 7 £60,000 -
Newbury -9 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Bracknell -13 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (87.23%) Software Engineering
2 22 (46.81%) Degree
3 19 (40.43%) .NET
4 16 (34.04%) C#
4 16 (34.04%) C++
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.66%) Multithreading
6 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) Windows
7 12 (25.53%) OO
7 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
8 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 11 (23.40%) OOP
9 10 (21.28%) PHP
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
9 10 (21.28%) BDD
10 9 (19.15%) Data Protection
10 9 (19.15%) Data Structures
10 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
10 9 (19.15%) TDD
10 9 (19.15%) Symfony
10 9 (19.15%) Zend
10 9 (19.15%) LINQ
10 9 (19.15%) Java
10 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.15%) LAMP
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) Internet
11 8 (17.02%) MVC

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) FTP
2 4 (8.51%) GSM
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) LTE
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) UMTS
3 3 (6.38%) Kerberos
3 3 (6.38%) LDAP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) DVB
4 1 (2.13%) POP3
4 1 (2.13%) SMTP
4 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) LAMP
3 9 (19.15%) LINQ
3 9 (19.15%) Symfony
4 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (17.02%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) jQuery
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
5 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
5 7 (14.89%) NHibernate
6 4 (8.51%) WPF
7 3 (6.38%) J2EE
8 2 (4.26%) OpenCL
9 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.13%) JAX-RS
9 1 (2.13%) Qt
9 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Structures
2 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.64%) RIA
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.26%) CUDA
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) MPEG
6 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Multithreading
4 12 (25.53%) OO
4 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.40%) OOP
6 10 (21.28%) BDD
7 9 (19.15%) Data Protection
7 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
7 9 (19.15%) TDD
8 8 (17.02%) MVC
9 7 (14.89%) Time Management
9 7 (14.89%) V-Model
10 6 (12.77%) Product Management
10 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 6 (12.77%) Validation
10 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.64%) Scrum
12 4 (8.51%) Network Optimisation
13 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C#
1 16 (34.04%) C++
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) PHP
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) TypeScript
6 5 (10.64%) C
6 5 (10.64%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.13%) Delphi
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) GAMP
2 1 (2.13%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) NFS
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Zend
3 1 (2.13%) Wind River
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago