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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 201 192 187
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 62 80 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.98% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.03% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 68 61
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.38%
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 £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
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 3 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 3 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 +5 38 £47,500 -7.31% 14
Hertfordshire -20 10 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Essex +6 8 £55,000 +26.43% 5
Bedfordshire +16 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 95 (93.14%) Software Engineering
2 54 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (50.00%) Degree
4 49 (48.04%) C#
5 46 (45.10%) .NET
6 43 (42.16%) HTML
7 41 (40.20%) C++
8 36 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 36 (35.29%) MVC
9 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (32.35%) SQL
11 32 (31.37%) CSS
11 32 (31.37%) Windows
11 32 (31.37%) Linux
12 29 (28.43%) C
13 26 (25.49%) XML
13 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
13 26 (25.49%) Scrum
13 26 (25.49%) jQuery
14 25 (24.51%) Python
15 24 (23.53%) MS Excel
15 24 (23.53%) TDD
15 24 (23.53%) Multithreading
15 24 (23.53%) SDLC
16 23 (22.55%) Ajax
17 22 (21.57%) SharePoint
17 22 (21.57%) Selenium
17 22 (21.57%) HTML5
18 21 (20.59%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 5 (4.90%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) VPN
3 1 (0.98%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.98%) IGMP
3 1 (0.98%) RTSP
3 1 (0.98%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) Big Data
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Selenium
2 18 (17.65%) TeamCity
2 18 (17.65%) NUnit
2 18 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.90%) JIRA
5 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) Moq
5 4 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.94%) Subversion
7 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.98%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.98%) Hudson
8 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Electronics
4 3 (2.94%) Finance
5 2 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.10%) .NET
2 43 (42.16%) HTML
3 36 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (31.37%) CSS
6 26 (25.49%) XML
6 26 (25.49%) jQuery
7 23 (22.55%) Ajax
8 22 (21.57%) HTML5
9 18 (17.65%) WCF
9 18 (17.65%) Silverlight
9 18 (17.65%) CSS3
9 18 (17.65%) WebSockets
9 18 (17.65%) WinForms
9 18 (17.65%) XSLT
9 18 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (7.84%) Web Services
11 7 (6.86%) OpenCL
11 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (4.90%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.63%) Mathematics
3 8 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (7.84%) User Experience
4 5 (4.90%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.90%) Physics
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.96%) CUDA
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.98%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.98%) STB
8 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.98%) PKI
8 1 (0.98%) IPTV
8 1 (0.98%) MPEG
8 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.37%) Windows
1 32 (31.37%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 3 (2.94%) Android
3 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.96%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.98%) Symbian OS
5 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (93.14%) Software Engineering
2 54 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (35.29%) MVC
4 26 (25.49%) Scrum
5 24 (23.53%) TDD
5 24 (23.53%) Multithreading
5 24 (23.53%) SDLC
6 20 (19.61%) OOD
7 19 (18.63%) SOA
7 19 (18.63%) Mobile Development
8 18 (17.65%) Low Latency
8 18 (17.65%) Web Development
9 15 (14.71%) Open Source
10 10 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.80%) OO
11 6 (5.88%) UML
11 6 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) C#
2 41 (40.20%) C++
3 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 33 (32.35%) SQL
5 29 (28.43%) C
6 25 (24.51%) Python
7 18 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 18 (17.65%) Objective-C
8 15 (14.71%) Java
9 13 (12.75%) Perl
10 11 (10.78%) Embedded C
11 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
12 6 (5.88%) Embedded C++
13 5 (4.90%) PHP
13 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
14 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
15 3 (2.94%) XAML
16 2 (1.96%) Assembly Language
16 2 (1.96%) VC++
16 2 (1.96%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 51 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) HND
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) TickIT
3 1 (0.98%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
2 1 (0.98%) Ceph
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) QNX
3 5 (4.90%) Perforce
4 4 (3.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.98%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Symbian
5 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
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