The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 17 April 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 117 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.45% 1.16% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,050 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1952 1752 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 96.69% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1514 1525
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) Automated Testing
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) Refactoring
6 13 (38.24%) Time Management
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
9 10 (29.41%) MySQL
10 9 (26.47%) Apache Solr
10 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
10 9 (26.47%) Big Data
11 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
12 7 (20.59%) MVC
12 7 (20.59%) Twitter
13 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.65%) PHP
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
13 6 (17.65%) C#
13 6 (17.65%) .NET
13 6 (17.65%) Artifactory
13 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 6 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
13 6 (17.65%) jQuery
13 6 (17.65%) Ajax
14 5 (14.71%) Marketing
14 5 (14.71%) Spring

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (26.47%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.88%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) X.509
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
2 9 (26.47%) Big Data
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Artifactory
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
3 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Grunt
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Automotive
3 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
1 6 (17.65%) Ajax
1 6 (17.65%) jQuery
1 6 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (14.71%) LINQ
2 5 (14.71%) LAMP
2 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
2 5 (14.71%) Spring
3 4 (11.76%) J2EE
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) COM
4 3 (8.82%) Java EE
4 3 (8.82%) RESTful
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) Automated Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Time Management
4 13 (38.24%) Refactoring
5 7 (20.59%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Campaign Management
7 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 2 (5.88%) OOD
8 2 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.94%) Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Twitter
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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