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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 195 184 228
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 79 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 0.96% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.99% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 45
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
7527 6745 8738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.29% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6189 5551 7545
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
Cambridgeshire +19 53 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Hertfordshire -9 28 £50,000 +25.00%
Norfolk +9 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 124 (88.57%) Software Engineering
2 73 (52.14%) C#
3 71 (50.71%) C++
4 62 (44.29%) C
5 61 (43.57%) Python
6 60 (42.86%) Degree
7 58 (41.43%) Linux
8 53 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (35.71%) Computer Science
9 50 (35.71%) Java
10 49 (35.00%) UNIX
10 49 (35.00%) Multithreading
11 40 (28.57%) .NET
12 38 (27.14%) Windows
12 38 (27.14%) OO
13 31 (22.14%) JavaScript
14 28 (20.00%) Algorithms
15 26 (18.57%) HTML
15 26 (18.57%) TDD
16 25 (17.86%) Internet
16 25 (17.86%) CSS
17 22 (15.71%) Mathematics
18 20 (14.29%) SQL
18 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
19 17 (12.14%) Android
19 17 (12.14%) Scrum
19 17 (12.14%) E-Commerce
20 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
20 16 (11.43%) XML
21 15 (10.71%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (6.43%) Tomcat
1 9 (6.43%) GlassFish
2 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.43%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.43%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) Internet
2 12 (8.57%) Wireless
3 5 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.86%) SMS
4 4 (2.86%) SMPP
4 4 (2.86%) NFC
5 3 (2.14%) DSL
5 3 (2.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (2.14%) HTTP
5 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.43%) MPLS
6 2 (1.43%) OSPF
6 2 (1.43%) BGP
6 2 (1.43%) LAN
6 2 (1.43%) WAN
6 2 (1.43%) Firewall
6 2 (1.43%) Network Security
6 2 (1.43%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.71%) LTE
7 1 (0.71%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.57%) MySQL
3 12 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (6.43%) BigTable
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.14%) Big Data
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.14%) OLAP
6 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.14%) OLTP
6 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.71%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 10 (7.14%) NUnit
1 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.71%) Selenium
3 6 (4.29%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.29%) Hudson
3 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.86%) WiX
5 4 (2.86%) MSBuild
5 4 (2.86%) MSTest
5 4 (2.86%) LabVIEW
6 3 (2.14%) Subversion
7 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.43%) RSpec
8 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.71%) Maven
8 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 15 (10.71%) Electronics
2 13 (9.29%) Finance
3 9 (6.43%) Games
4 6 (4.29%) Military
4 6 (4.29%) Marketing
5 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 5 (3.57%) Retail
6 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.57%) .NET
2 26 (18.57%) HTML
3 25 (17.86%) CSS
4 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.43%) XML
5 15 (10.71%) jQuery
6 11 (7.86%) WCF
6 11 (7.86%) XSLT
6 11 (7.86%) HTML5
7 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (6.43%) CSS3
8 9 (6.43%) Ajax
9 7 (5.00%) Silverlight
10 6 (4.29%) WPF
10 6 (4.29%) WebSockets
10 6 (4.29%) Web Services
11 5 (3.57%) LINQ
12 4 (2.86%) Java ME
13 3 (2.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 50 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 28 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 22 (15.71%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.29%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 9 (6.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (6.43%) PKI
7 8 (5.71%) Management Information System
8 7 (5.00%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.86%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.86%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.14%) User Experience
10 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.14%) Open Source
11 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.71%) Blog
12 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (41.43%) Linux
2 49 (35.00%) UNIX
3 38 (27.14%) Windows
4 17 (12.14%) Android
5 15 (10.71%) Apple iOS
6 8 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.86%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (88.57%) Software Engineering
2 53 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (35.00%) Multithreading
4 38 (27.14%) OO
5 26 (18.57%) TDD
6 17 (12.14%) Scrum
6 17 (12.14%) E-Commerce
7 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.29%) MVC
8 13 (9.29%) Information Security
9 10 (7.14%) Web Development
9 10 (7.14%) OOD
10 9 (6.43%) OOP
11 7 (5.00%) UML
11 7 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.00%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.29%) SOA
12 6 (4.29%) Low Latency
13 5 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.14%) C#
2 71 (50.71%) C++
3 62 (44.29%) C
4 61 (43.57%) Python
5 50 (35.71%) Java
6 31 (22.14%) JavaScript
7 20 (14.29%) SQL
8 15 (10.71%) Objective-C
9 14 (10.00%) Perl
10 9 (6.43%) Scala
11 7 (5.00%) Ruby
11 7 (5.00%) Embedded C
12 6 (4.29%) PL/SQL
13 5 (3.57%) PHP
13 5 (3.57%) Assembly Language
13 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.86%) XAML
15 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
15 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) CCNP
3 2 (1.43%) CCNA
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.86%) ISO 8583
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Firmware
2 3 (2.14%) HDFS
2 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
1 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.57%) Telerik
4 4 (2.86%) Google
4 4 (2.86%) Facebook
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco
5 2 (1.43%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.43%) Lumension
5 2 (1.43%) Sophos
5 2 (1.43%) ESRI
5 2 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 to £44000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 per Annum + Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £58k by experience plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £450000 per annum + competitive, bonus, pension
Posted: 23 days ago