The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 47 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.77% - 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
255 146 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.46% 94.19% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 226 136 131
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Colchester

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (60.00%) Automotive
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (60.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (60.00%) Automotive
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft