The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 362 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.12% 93.54% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 566 303 431
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Software Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) C++

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago