The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 153 130 167
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.64% 0.88% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.92% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 10
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Derbyshire +3 14 £40,750 +11.64% 1
Leicestershire -1 5 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (97.56%) C#
3 24 (58.54%) C++
4 21 (51.22%) Windows
5 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
6 15 (36.59%) C
6 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
6 15 (36.59%) .NET
6 15 (36.59%) Degree
7 12 (29.27%) Linux
7 12 (29.27%) Python
7 12 (29.27%) MVC
8 11 (26.83%) Device Driver
8 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
8 11 (26.83%) MFC
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) Embedded C
8 11 (26.83%) Android
9 10 (24.39%) OO
10 9 (21.95%) NUnit
10 9 (21.95%) Perl
10 9 (21.95%) Embedded C++
10 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
10 9 (21.95%) Network Security
10 9 (21.95%) Groovy
10 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) JTAG
10 9 (21.95%) JIRA
10 9 (21.95%) Ruby

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Network Security
2 3 (7.32%) IPv6
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
3 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
2 9 (21.95%) NUnit
2 9 (21.95%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.07%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) MFC
2 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.51%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) WCF
3 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) OpenGL
5 3 (7.32%) Direct3D
5 3 (7.32%) LINQ
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) WPF
7 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Device Driver
2 8 (19.51%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (9.76%) Firmware
3 4 (9.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.32%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (7.32%) Streaming Video
5 2 (4.88%) SCADA
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) Physics
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Android
4 9 (21.95%) Mac OS
5 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 10 (24.39%) OO
4 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
5 8 (19.51%) Kanban
5 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 8 (19.51%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) SOA
10 2 (4.88%) Android Development
11 1 (2.44%) Video Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 15 (36.59%) C
4 12 (29.27%) Python
5 11 (26.83%) Embedded C
5 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.95%) Perl
6 9 (21.95%) Embedded C++
6 9 (21.95%) Ruby
6 9 (21.95%) Groovy
6 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
8 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) JTAG
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Perforce
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