The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 192 224 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 51 58 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.75% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.77% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 72
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
6256 7560 8074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 97.31% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5340 6266 6766
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 36 £54,750 +17.74% 3
Norfolk - 8 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +18 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Essex +8 2 £46,250 -15.90%
Suffolk +11 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (95.71%) Software Engineering
2 61 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (42.86%) C#
4 58 (41.43%) Java
5 46 (32.86%) .NET
6 44 (31.43%) JavaScript
7 42 (30.00%) Degree
8 40 (28.57%) C++
9 38 (27.14%) SQL
10 36 (25.71%) HTML
11 30 (21.43%) CSS
12 29 (20.71%) MVC
13 28 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 27 (19.29%) Python
15 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET
15 26 (18.57%) C
15 26 (18.57%) Multithreading
16 23 (16.43%) NoSQL
16 23 (16.43%) XML
17 22 (15.71%) Linux
18 20 (14.29%) Scrum
18 20 (14.29%) Windows
18 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 20 (14.29%) LINQ
19 19 (13.57%) JSON
19 19 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (13.57%) HTML5
19 19 (13.57%) TDD
20 18 (12.86%) Unit Testing
20 18 (12.86%) Algorithms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.29%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Office
2 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.57%) Google App Engine
4 5 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) Internet
2 6 (4.29%) Wireshark
3 5 (3.57%) Wireless
4 4 (2.86%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.43%) DNS
5 2 (1.43%) SMTP
5 2 (1.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.43%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.86%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.29%) RavenDB
5 5 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.57%) Couchbase
5 5 (3.57%) HBase
6 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.43%) Big Data
8 1 (0.71%) Redis
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.86%) Subversion
2 11 (7.86%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.14%) Maven
4 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.43%) JIRA
5 6 (4.29%) Fiddler
5 6 (4.29%) NUnit
5 6 (4.29%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.57%) JUnit
7 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.43%) Hudson
8 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.71%) GCC
9 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.29%) Aerospace
1 6 (4.29%) Electronics
1 6 (4.29%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Games
3 2 (1.43%) Automotive
3 2 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.86%) .NET
2 36 (25.71%) HTML
3 30 (21.43%) CSS
4 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET
5 23 (16.43%) XML
6 20 (14.29%) LINQ
7 19 (13.57%) HTML5
7 19 (13.57%) JSON
8 16 (11.43%) .NET Framework
8 16 (11.43%) Entity Framework
9 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (10.71%) WCF
10 14 (10.00%) SOAP
11 13 (9.29%) RESTful
12 11 (7.86%) Web Services
12 11 (7.86%) WPF
13 10 (7.14%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.14%) CSS3
13 10 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.86%) Algorithms
3 14 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.57%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.29%) Biology
5 6 (4.29%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.86%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.43%) Physics
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Mechatronics
10 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.71%) Robotics
10 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Linux
2 20 (14.29%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.43%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (95.71%) Software Engineering
2 61 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.71%) MVC
4 26 (18.57%) Multithreading
5 20 (14.29%) Scrum
6 19 (13.57%) TDD
7 18 (12.86%) Unit Testing
8 15 (10.71%) OO
8 15 (10.71%) SDLC
9 14 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 13 (9.29%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 9 (6.43%) DevOps
13 9 (6.43%) OOP
13 9 (6.43%) Open Source
14 7 (5.00%) BDD
14 7 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.86%) C#
2 58 (41.43%) Java
3 44 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.57%) C++
5 38 (27.14%) SQL
6 27 (19.29%) Python
7 26 (18.57%) C
8 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.00%) Scala
9 7 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.29%) Perl
10 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.86%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.14%) PHP
12 3 (2.14%) Ruby
12 3 (2.14%) XAML
13 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.14%) QA
2 6 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.43%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.86%) Firmware
3 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.86%) Oracle
2 2 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (0.71%) Apple
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.71%) SAP
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