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 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 190 217 185
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 76 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 0.63% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.65% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 36 53
Average salary £52,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.25% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +21 38 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Hertfordshire +12 26 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Essex -2 3 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Suffolk -13 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £49,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 146 (96.05%) Software Engineering
2 77 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (50.66%) C#
3 68 (44.74%) .NET
4 60 (39.47%) SQL
5 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 46 (30.26%) HTML
6 46 (30.26%) Java
7 40 (26.32%) CSS
7 40 (26.32%) Linux
7 40 (26.32%) MVC
8 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET
9 36 (23.68%) TDD
9 36 (23.68%) Degree
10 35 (23.03%) Scrum
11 34 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (21.71%) Automated Testing
13 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (19.08%) Entity Framework
14 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
14 29 (19.08%) WCF
15 28 (18.42%) HTML5
15 28 (18.42%) C
16 27 (17.76%) TeamCity
17 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (17.11%) C++
18 25 (16.45%) SOAP
18 25 (16.45%) Software Testing
19 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
20 23 (15.13%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (11.84%) NServiceBus
2 9 (5.92%) JBoss
3 7 (4.61%) GlassFish
3 7 (4.61%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.61%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.95%) Node.js
5 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (3.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.61%) SaaS
3 5 (3.29%) GitHub
4 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.97%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) Wireless
1 12 (7.89%) Wireshark
2 5 (3.29%) HTTP
3 3 (1.97%) AMQP
3 3 (1.97%) MQTT
4 2 (1.32%) DNS
4 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 2 (1.32%) SMTP
5 1 (0.66%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 12 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.89%) RavenDB
3 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.26%) MySQL
4 8 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.95%) Couchbase
5 6 (3.95%) Redis
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (17.76%) TeamCity
2 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.50%) JIRA
3 18 (11.84%) Subversion
4 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
5 16 (10.53%) NUnit
6 12 (7.89%) Fiddler
7 11 (7.24%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.95%) Maven
10 5 (3.29%) Artifactory
10 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.63%) JUnit
12 3 (1.97%) ClearCase
13 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.32%) Selenium
14 1 (0.66%) Hudson
General
1 14 (9.21%) Automotive
2 6 (3.95%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Games
4 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (44.74%) .NET
2 46 (30.26%) HTML
3 40 (26.32%) CSS
4 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET
5 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
6 29 (19.08%) Entity Framework
6 29 (19.08%) WCF
7 28 (18.42%) HTML5
8 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (16.45%) SOAP
10 23 (15.13%) Ajax
10 23 (15.13%) RESTful
10 23 (15.13%) XML
11 22 (14.47%) LINQ
11 22 (14.47%) SignalR
12 21 (13.82%) jQuery
13 20 (13.16%) JSON
13 20 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (11.84%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.58%) Device Driver
2 10 (6.58%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.63%) Physics
5 2 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.66%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.66%) IPTV
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) STB
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.32%) Linux
2 16 (10.53%) Windows
3 7 (4.61%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.95%) Android
4 6 (3.95%) Unix
5 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) Tizen
6 1 (0.66%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (96.05%) Software Engineering
2 77 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (26.32%) MVC
4 36 (23.68%) TDD
5 35 (23.03%) Scrum
6 34 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (21.71%) Automated Testing
8 25 (16.45%) Software Testing
9 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 23 (15.13%) OO
11 19 (12.50%) BDD
12 17 (11.18%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (11.18%) OOP
13 16 (10.53%) Multithreading
14 15 (9.87%) Open Source
15 14 (9.21%) Configuration Management
15 14 (9.21%) DevOps
16 12 (7.89%) SDLC
17 9 (5.92%) E-Commerce
17 9 (5.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (50.66%) C#
2 60 (39.47%) SQL
3 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 46 (30.26%) Java
5 28 (18.42%) C
6 26 (17.11%) C++
7 19 (12.50%) Python
7 19 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 18 (11.84%) PowerShell
9 11 (7.24%) PL/SQL
10 10 (6.58%) Perl
11 7 (4.61%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.63%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.63%) Fortran
12 4 (2.63%) XAML
13 3 (1.97%) Scala
14 1 (0.66%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.66%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) HND
2 1 (0.66%) PhD
2 1 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) QA
2 4 (2.63%) JTAG
3 1 (0.66%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) Firmware
2 2 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Oracle
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.95%) QNX
3 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.95%) Telerik
4 4 (2.63%) Lauterbach
5 2 (1.32%) WorldPay
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