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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 119 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1682 1694 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.11% 95.22% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1338 1419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
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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 +2 3 £42,500 -8.10%
High Wycombe - 3 £50,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Avionics
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (25.00%) OOP

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) MFC
3 1 (8.33%) POSIX
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OpenUP
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C++/CLI
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Borland
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) QNX
1 1 (8.33%) Telelogic