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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 205 228 220
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 41 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.76% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 54
Median salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +7.22%
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
6311 7405 7772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.94% 96.77% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5364 6153 6499
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 25 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 25 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 +6 31 £52,250 +12.36% 7
Norfolk - 6 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 2 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Suffolk +4 1 £45,000 -
Essex -4 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 112 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 54 (45.38%) Java
3 50 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (36.13%) Degree
5 41 (34.45%) C++
6 37 (31.09%) C#
7 29 (24.37%) Computer Science
7 29 (24.37%) .NET
8 27 (22.69%) JavaScript
9 26 (21.85%) C
9 26 (21.85%) Python
9 26 (21.85%) Multithreading
10 23 (19.33%) HTML
10 23 (19.33%) SQL
11 21 (17.65%) Linux
11 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 20 (16.81%) MVC
13 19 (15.97%) OO
13 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (15.13%) Algorithms
14 18 (15.13%) Windows
15 17 (14.29%) CSS
15 17 (14.29%) Scrum
15 17 (14.29%) LINQ
16 16 (13.45%) QA
16 16 (13.45%) SDLC
17 15 (12.61%) XML
18 14 (11.76%) Mathematics
19 13 (10.92%) JSON
19 13 (10.92%) Web Services

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 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Office
2 6 (5.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.20%) Google App Engine
4 5 (4.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Internet
2 5 (4.20%) HTTP
3 4 (3.36%) Wireless
3 4 (3.36%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.20%) HBase
3 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.84%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) Redis
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.40%) Maven
4 6 (5.04%) Subversion
5 5 (4.20%) JUnit
6 4 (3.36%) JIRA
7 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.68%) Hudson
8 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.84%) GCC
9 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.04%) Aerospace
1 6 (5.04%) Electronics
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) .NET
2 23 (19.33%) HTML
3 17 (14.29%) CSS
3 17 (14.29%) LINQ
4 15 (12.61%) XML
5 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.92%) JSON
5 13 (10.92%) Web Services
6 10 (8.40%) HTML5
7 9 (7.56%) .NET Framework
7 9 (7.56%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.56%) Entity Framework
8 8 (6.72%) CSS3
8 8 (6.72%) REST
8 8 (6.72%) RESTful
8 8 (6.72%) WCF
9 7 (5.88%) Akka
9 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.37%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.13%) Algorithms
3 14 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 12 (10.08%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.04%) Biology
5 6 (5.04%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.36%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.68%) Physics
10 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.84%) Mechatronics
10 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.84%) Robotics
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Linux
2 18 (15.13%) Windows
3 6 (5.04%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.68%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) CentOS
6 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 50 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (21.85%) Multithreading
4 20 (16.81%) MVC
5 19 (15.97%) OO
6 17 (14.29%) Scrum
7 16 (13.45%) SDLC
8 12 (10.08%) TDD
9 10 (8.40%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.56%) OOP
11 8 (6.72%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.88%) API Design
12 7 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.04%) CQRS
13 6 (5.04%) DevOps
13 6 (5.04%) Machine Learning
13 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.38%) Java
2 41 (34.45%) C++
3 37 (31.09%) C#
4 27 (22.69%) JavaScript
5 26 (21.85%) C
5 26 (21.85%) Python
6 23 (19.33%) SQL
7 7 (5.88%) Scala
8 6 (5.04%) Perl
8 6 (5.04%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.36%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.36%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.36%) PHP
10 3 (2.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 43 (36.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.45%) QA
2 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.68%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Docker
2 4 (3.36%) Firmware
3 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) Oracle
2 4 (3.36%) Apple
3 2 (1.68%) Google
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) SAP
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