The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 210 202 189
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 54 81 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.98% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 60
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7259 8252 7907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.32% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5989 6882 6880
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cambridgeshire +5 25 £47,000 -8.29% 8
Hertfordshire -29 14 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Bedfordshire +12 8 £43,750 +9.37%
Essex +7 6 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 92 (92.93%) Software Engineering
2 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.47%) C#
3 43 (43.43%) C++
4 42 (42.42%) HTML
5 41 (41.41%) .NET
6 40 (40.40%) Degree
7 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
7 35 (35.35%) Windows
7 35 (35.35%) MVC
8 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET
8 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (33.33%) CSS
10 32 (32.32%) Linux
11 29 (29.29%) Multithreading
12 28 (28.28%) SQL
13 27 (27.27%) jQuery
14 26 (26.26%) C
14 26 (26.26%) Scrum
15 25 (25.25%) XML
16 24 (24.24%) Python
16 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
17 23 (23.23%) Ajax
18 22 (22.22%) Selenium
18 22 (22.22%) HTML5
18 22 (22.22%) SDLC
18 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
18 22 (22.22%) SharePoint
19 21 (21.21%) OOD
20 20 (20.20%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Node.js
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Internet
2 6 (6.06%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.04%) Wireless
4 3 (3.03%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.02%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.01%) LTE
6 1 (1.01%) 4G
6 1 (1.01%) IGMP
6 1 (1.01%) RTSP
6 1 (1.01%) 2G
6 1 (1.01%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.01%) HTTP
6 1 (1.01%) VPN
6 1 (1.01%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.02%) Big Data
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Selenium
2 18 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 18 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (18.18%) NUnit
3 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.04%) Moq
4 4 (4.04%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (2.02%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.01%) Hudson
7 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.01%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.01%) Xcode
7 1 (1.01%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Automotive
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) HTML
2 41 (41.41%) .NET
3 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET
3 34 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (33.33%) CSS
5 27 (27.27%) jQuery
6 25 (25.25%) XML
7 23 (23.23%) Ajax
8 22 (22.22%) HTML5
9 18 (18.18%) WCF
9 18 (18.18%) Silverlight
9 18 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (18.18%) CSS3
9 18 (18.18%) WebSockets
9 18 (18.18%) XSLT
9 18 (18.18%) WinForms
10 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (6.06%) OpenCL
12 5 (5.05%) Qt
12 5 (5.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (10.10%) User Experience
5 8 (8.08%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.05%) Device Driver
7 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.04%) Physics
8 3 (3.03%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.01%) PKI
10 1 (1.01%) IPTV
10 1 (1.01%) CUDA
10 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.01%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (1.01%) STB
10 1 (1.01%) Streaming Video
10 1 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 32 (32.32%) Linux
3 12 (12.12%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.02%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.01%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (92.93%) Software Engineering
2 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.35%) MVC
4 29 (29.29%) Multithreading
5 26 (26.26%) Scrum
6 22 (22.22%) SDLC
7 21 (21.21%) OOD
8 20 (20.20%) TDD
9 19 (19.19%) SOA
9 19 (19.19%) Mobile Development
10 18 (18.18%) Web Development
10 18 (18.18%) Low Latency
11 14 (14.14%) OO
12 12 (12.12%) Open Source
13 9 (9.09%) UML
14 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
15 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
16 4 (4.04%) DSDM
16 4 (4.04%) Waterfall
16 4 (4.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) C#
2 43 (43.43%) C++
3 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.28%) SQL
5 26 (26.26%) C
6 24 (24.24%) Python
7 18 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 18 (18.18%) Objective-C
8 16 (16.16%) Java
9 11 (11.11%) Perl
10 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
10 7 (7.07%) Embedded C
11 6 (6.06%) PHP
12 4 (4.04%) Embedded C++
12 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.02%) XAML
13 2 (2.02%) Ruby
14 1 (1.01%) Erlang
14 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.01%) Rust
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PhD
3 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.01%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Firmware
2 1 (1.01%) KVM
2 1 (1.01%) Ceph
Vendors
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) QNX
4 4 (4.04%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.03%) Perforce
6 2 (2.02%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.01%) SAP
7 1 (1.01%) Symbian
7 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
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