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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 200 200 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 65 72 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.90% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.94% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 68
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 41 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Hertfordshire -22 14 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Essex +4 8 £55,000 +26.43% 4
Bedfordshire -3 1 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 104 (92.04%) Software Engineering
2 62 (54.87%) Degree
3 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (53.10%) C#
4 57 (50.44%) .NET
5 48 (42.48%) HTML
6 42 (37.17%) SQL
7 40 (35.40%) C++
8 39 (34.51%) JavaScript
8 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET
8 39 (34.51%) MVC
9 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (30.09%) Linux
11 33 (29.20%) Windows
11 33 (29.20%) CSS
12 31 (27.43%) C
13 27 (23.89%) XML
13 27 (23.89%) Scrum
13 27 (23.89%) Computer Science
13 27 (23.89%) jQuery
14 26 (23.01%) Python
14 26 (23.01%) Microsoft
15 25 (22.12%) TDD
15 25 (22.12%) HTML5
15 25 (22.12%) SDLC
16 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
17 23 (20.35%) Ajax
17 23 (20.35%) Multithreading
18 22 (19.47%) Selenium
18 22 (19.47%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (19.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.65%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.88%) IGMP
3 1 (0.88%) RTSP
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) MySQL
2 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Selenium
2 21 (18.58%) TeamCity
2 21 (18.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (15.93%) NUnit
4 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.19%) JIRA
6 6 (5.31%) Subversion
7 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.54%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.54%) Moq
9 3 (2.65%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.77%) Hudson
11 1 (0.88%) GCC
11 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (4.42%) Retail
2 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Automotive
3 2 (1.77%) Back Office
3 2 (1.77%) Electronics
3 2 (1.77%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.44%) .NET
2 48 (42.48%) HTML
3 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET
4 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (29.20%) CSS
6 27 (23.89%) XML
6 27 (23.89%) jQuery
7 25 (22.12%) HTML5
8 23 (20.35%) Ajax
9 21 (18.58%) WCF
10 18 (15.93%) Silverlight
10 18 (15.93%) CSS3
10 18 (15.93%) WebSockets
10 18 (15.93%) XSLT
10 18 (15.93%) WinForms
10 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (7.96%) Web Services
12 7 (6.19%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.19%) WPF
12 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.58%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.08%) User Experience
4 6 (5.31%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.31%) Physics
4 6 (5.31%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.65%) CUDA
7 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.77%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) MPEG
8 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) GIS
8 1 (0.88%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
8 1 (0.88%) STB
8 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.09%) Linux
2 33 (29.20%) Windows
3 4 (3.54%) UNIX
3 4 (3.54%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.77%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.88%) Symbian OS
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (92.04%) Software Engineering
2 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (34.51%) MVC
4 27 (23.89%) Scrum
5 25 (22.12%) TDD
5 25 (22.12%) SDLC
6 23 (20.35%) Multithreading
7 19 (16.81%) OOD
7 19 (16.81%) Mobile Development
8 18 (15.93%) Low Latency
8 18 (15.93%) SOA
8 18 (15.93%) Web Development
9 16 (14.16%) Open Source
10 14 (12.39%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.96%) OO
12 7 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.31%) Test Automation
13 6 (5.31%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.10%) C#
2 42 (37.17%) SQL
3 40 (35.40%) C++
4 39 (34.51%) JavaScript
5 31 (27.43%) C
6 26 (23.01%) Python
7 18 (15.93%) PL/SQL
7 18 (15.93%) Objective-C
8 15 (13.27%) Java
9 14 (12.39%) Perl
10 9 (7.96%) Embedded C
11 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
12 7 (6.19%) VB.NET
12 7 (6.19%) PowerShell
13 6 (5.31%) Embedded C++
13 6 (5.31%) PHP
14 4 (3.54%) Fortran
14 4 (3.54%) XAML
15 3 (2.65%) VC++
16 2 (1.77%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 62 (54.87%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) PhD
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) QA
2 6 (5.31%) TickIT
3 1 (0.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Firmware
2 1 (0.88%) KVM
2 1 (0.88%) Ceph
Vendors
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.81%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) Perforce
4 5 (4.42%) QNX
5 4 (3.54%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.65%) Telerik
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.88%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.88%) Symbian
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
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