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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 182 201 163
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 72 58 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.75% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.78% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 49 71
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
6950 7441 6874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.05% 96.30% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 6121 5897
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +35 49 £50,000 - 16
Hertfordshire -9 16 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Essex +2 6 £51,250 +17.81% 5
Norfolk +8 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 115 (91.27%) Software Engineering
2 68 (53.97%) Degree
3 65 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (48.41%) C#
4 61 (48.41%) .NET
5 49 (38.89%) HTML
6 46 (36.51%) SQL
7 41 (32.54%) C++
7 41 (32.54%) Linux
8 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
9 37 (29.37%) ASP.NET
9 37 (29.37%) MVC
10 35 (27.78%) C
10 35 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (23.02%) Windows
12 28 (22.22%) Python
12 28 (22.22%) CSS
12 28 (22.22%) Computer Science
13 27 (21.43%) HTML5
13 27 (21.43%) XML
14 26 (20.63%) jQuery
14 26 (20.63%) SDLC
15 25 (19.84%) Scrum
15 25 (19.84%) TDD
16 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
17 23 (18.25%) TeamCity
17 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (18.25%) WCF
18 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
19 21 (16.67%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.56%) NServiceBus
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Internet
2 4 (3.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.79%) IGMP
3 1 (0.79%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.56%) MySQL
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.59%) Redis
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 23 (18.25%) TeamCity
2 20 (15.87%) Selenium
3 16 (12.70%) NUnit
4 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
5 11 (8.73%) JIRA
5 11 (8.73%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.35%) Subversion
7 4 (3.17%) ClearCase
7 4 (3.17%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.17%) Moq
7 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.38%) Hudson
9 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.79%) Xcode
10 1 (0.79%) GCC
10 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (3.97%) Electronics
2 4 (3.17%) Automotive
2 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) .NET
2 49 (38.89%) HTML
3 37 (29.37%) ASP.NET
4 35 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (22.22%) CSS
6 27 (21.43%) XML
6 27 (21.43%) HTML5
7 26 (20.63%) jQuery
8 23 (18.25%) WCF
9 17 (13.49%) Ajax
10 16 (12.70%) WinForms
10 16 (12.70%) XSLT
10 16 (12.70%) Silverlight
10 16 (12.70%) CSS3
10 16 (12.70%) WebSockets
10 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (9.52%) .NET Framework
12 11 (8.73%) LINQ
12 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (7.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.87%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.56%) User Experience
4 6 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.76%) Physics
5 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.38%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.38%) CUDA
6 3 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) STB
7 2 (1.59%) IPTV
7 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.79%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) MPEG
8 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.79%) GIS
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.54%) Linux
2 29 (23.02%) Windows
3 6 (4.76%) Android
4 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.59%) UNIX
6 1 (0.79%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.79%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (91.27%) Software Engineering
2 65 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.37%) MVC
4 26 (20.63%) SDLC
5 25 (19.84%) Scrum
5 25 (19.84%) TDD
6 21 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 18 (14.29%) Open Source
7 18 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 17 (13.49%) Mobile Development
8 17 (13.49%) OOD
9 16 (12.70%) SOA
9 16 (12.70%) Web Development
10 14 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.73%) Automated Testing
12 9 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.14%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.14%) Software Testing
12 9 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (6.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.41%) C#
2 46 (36.51%) SQL
3 41 (32.54%) C++
4 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 35 (27.78%) C
6 28 (22.22%) Python
7 18 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 18 (14.29%) Perl
8 16 (12.70%) Objective-C
9 14 (11.11%) Java
10 11 (8.73%) Embedded C
10 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
11 8 (6.35%) Embedded C++
11 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
12 7 (5.56%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.76%) PHP
14 5 (3.97%) Fortran
15 4 (3.17%) XAML
16 3 (2.38%) VC++
17 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 68 (53.97%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) PhD
3 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) TickIT
3 2 (1.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.87%) Oracle
3 8 (6.35%) Perforce
4 7 (5.56%) Telerik
4 7 (5.56%) QNX
5 4 (3.17%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.59%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.79%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.79%) Symbian
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
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