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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 165 190 215
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 53 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.45% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 10
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +11 29 £60,000 +14.28% 5
Newbury - 19 £52,500 - 1
Bracknell +11 3 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead -1 1 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 108 (95.58%) Software Engineering
2 50 (44.25%) C#
3 48 (42.48%) C++
3 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
4 41 (36.28%) Windows
5 39 (34.51%) jQuery
6 37 (32.74%) Java
6 37 (32.74%) .NET
7 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (29.20%) Ajax
8 33 (29.20%) SQL
9 32 (28.32%) Linux
10 30 (26.55%) HTML
11 29 (25.66%) CSS
11 29 (25.66%) HTML5
12 28 (24.78%) SaaS
13 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
13 22 (19.47%) OO
13 22 (19.47%) Degree
14 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 21 (18.58%) LINQ
15 20 (17.70%) QA
16 19 (16.81%) C
17 18 (15.93%) UNIX
17 18 (15.93%) WPF
18 16 (14.16%) Multithreading
18 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
19 15 (13.27%) Web Development
20 13 (11.50%) Servlets

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (7.96%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.31%) Apache Solr
2 6 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.54%) Node.js
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.78%) SaaS
2 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.65%) Google App Engine
4 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.73%) HTTP
3 9 (7.96%) FTP
4 4 (3.54%) LDAP
5 2 (1.77%) SMTP
5 2 (1.77%) VPN
5 2 (1.77%) SSL
5 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) Firewall
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
6 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) MySQL
2 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.85%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.08%) Eclipse
2 8 (7.08%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 3 (2.65%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 11 (9.73%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.08%) Advertising
3 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.42%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.54%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Avionics
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.51%) jQuery
2 37 (32.74%) .NET
3 33 (29.20%) Ajax
4 30 (26.55%) HTML
5 29 (25.66%) CSS
5 29 (25.66%) HTML5
6 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
7 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (18.58%) LINQ
7 21 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 18 (15.93%) WPF
9 13 (11.50%) Servlets
10 12 (10.62%) Web Services
10 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.73%) J2EE
12 10 (8.85%) WCF
12 10 (8.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (7.08%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.08%) JSP
14 7 (6.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.85%) Device Driver
3 7 (6.19%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (6.19%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) VHDL
5 1 (0.88%) Verilog
5 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 32 (28.32%) Linux
3 18 (15.93%) UNIX
4 11 (9.73%) Windows XP
5 10 (8.85%) Windows 2000
5 10 (8.85%) Windows NT
6 6 (5.31%) Android
6 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (95.58%) Software Engineering
2 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.47%) OO
4 16 (14.16%) Multithreading
5 15 (13.27%) Web Development
6 12 (10.62%) UML
6 12 (10.62%) Unit Testing
6 12 (10.62%) Web Application Development
7 11 (9.73%) Software Architecture
7 11 (9.73%) Release Management
8 8 (7.08%) Use Case
9 7 (6.19%) CAD
9 7 (6.19%) Scrum
9 7 (6.19%) SDLC
10 6 (5.31%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (5.31%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.42%) Time Management
11 5 (4.42%) TDD
11 5 (4.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.25%) C#
2 48 (42.48%) C++
2 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
3 37 (32.74%) Java
4 33 (29.20%) SQL
5 19 (16.81%) C
6 11 (9.73%) Python
7 10 (8.85%) VC++
8 7 (6.19%) Ruby
9 6 (5.31%) JAQL
9 6 (5.31%) Embedded C
9 6 (5.31%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.54%) PHP
10 4 (3.54%) VB
11 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.77%) Perl
12 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.31%) PhD
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) PayPal
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
4 4 (3.54%) Websense
5 3 (2.65%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.88%) Altera
6 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.88%) EMC
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Bonus, Free Gym, Food, Pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 28 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago