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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 110 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.09% 0.78% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.82% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 8
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
2185 2062 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.25% 94.07% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1586 1690
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 -15 19 £38,000 -15.55%
High Wycombe -3 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Java
4 14 (50.00%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) OO
6 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
6 9 (32.14%) MySQL
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle
7 8 (28.57%) OOP
7 8 (28.57%) Apache
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) J2EE
8 7 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (25.00%) Subversion
8 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 5 (17.86%) C++
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) Web Services
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) SaaS
11 4 (14.29%) Spring
11 4 (14.29%) REST
11 4 (14.29%) WPF
11 4 (14.29%) Open Source
11 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (14.29%) Ruby
11 4 (14.29%) Hibernate

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) UniData
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) JasperReports
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) NetBeans
4 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 4 (14.29%) WPF
3 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (14.29%) SOAP
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) Java SE
4 2 (7.14%) Java EE
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) MFC
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) OO
5 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
6 8 (28.57%) OOP
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) BDD
9 3 (10.71%) UML
10 2 (7.14%) B2B
10 2 (7.14%) WFM
10 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 2 (7.14%) Product Management
10 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.57%) SDLC
11 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) COBOL
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) RPG
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) PL/1
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Borland
3 1 (3.57%) QNX
3 1 (3.57%) SAP