The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 138 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,700 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2282 1971 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.88% 97.62% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1625 1589
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Gradle
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (20.00%) XPath

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) AOP
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft