The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 125 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £81,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2081 1925 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.40% 94.64% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1466 1449
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Milton Keynes -13 5 £50,000 +17.64% 2
High Wycombe -1 4 £47,500 -43.28%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 32 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) TDD
4 17 (50.00%) Java
5 13 (38.24%) OO
6 11 (32.35%) C#
6 11 (32.35%) C++
7 10 (29.41%) MySQL
7 10 (29.41%) Linux
7 10 (29.41%) Degree
8 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
8 9 (26.47%) .NET
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) Apache
9 8 (23.53%) OOP
9 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
9 8 (23.53%) WPF
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.59%) BDD
10 7 (20.59%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) J2EE
10 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Subversion
11 6 (17.65%) SaaS
12 5 (14.71%) Open Source
12 5 (14.71%) REST
12 5 (14.71%) SOAP

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) UniData
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) JasperReports
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
3 3 (8.82%) JUnit
3 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) WPF
3 7 (20.59%) J2EE
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) REST
5 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.76%) Spring
5 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.88%) POSIX
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) LAMP
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.94%) Middleware
8 1 (2.94%) Java SE
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
8 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) TDD
4 13 (38.24%) OO
5 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (20.59%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
10 4 (11.76%) OOD
11 3 (8.82%) B2B
11 3 (8.82%) WFM
11 3 (8.82%) Product Management
12 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
12 2 (5.88%) UML
13 1 (2.94%) Project Management
13 1 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) C#
2 11 (32.35%) C++
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) PL/1
4 4 (11.76%) RPG
4 4 (11.76%) COBOL
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago