The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 116 113 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.65% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.69% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 4
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Engineer
West Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Semantic Web
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) JTAG
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft