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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 218 202 186
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 49 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.91% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.95% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 73
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
7329 8188 8152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.61% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6013 6827 7099
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +11 20 £52,500 - 12
Hertfordshire -26 17 £60,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +23 8 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Essex +11 2 £45,000 +1.69% 2
Suffolk - 2 £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 1 May 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 93 (92.08%) Software Engineering
2 48 (47.52%) C#
3 47 (46.53%) C++
4 43 (42.57%) HTML
5 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (41.58%) Degree
6 41 (40.59%) JavaScript
7 38 (37.62%) .NET
8 37 (36.63%) Windows
9 35 (34.65%) CSS
10 34 (33.66%) MVC
11 33 (32.67%) Linux
12 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET
12 32 (31.68%) SQL
12 32 (31.68%) Multithreading
12 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (29.70%) Python
14 27 (26.73%) jQuery
14 27 (26.73%) C
15 25 (24.75%) Scrum
15 25 (24.75%) XML
16 24 (23.76%) Computer Science
17 22 (21.78%) Ajax
17 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
17 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
18 21 (20.79%) SharePoint
18 21 (20.79%) SQL Server
18 21 (20.79%) Web Development
18 21 (20.79%) Selenium
18 21 (20.79%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (20.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.97%) Node.js
4 1 (0.99%) Drupal
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Internet
2 8 (7.92%) Wireless
3 4 (3.96%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.97%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.98%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.99%) 4G
6 1 (0.99%) LTE
6 1 (0.99%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) 3G
6 1 (0.99%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.99%) HTTP
6 1 (0.99%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) Selenium
2 17 (16.83%) NUnit
2 17 (16.83%) TeamCity
2 17 (16.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.96%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.96%) Moq
5 3 (2.97%) Hudson
5 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.97%) Subversion
6 2 (1.98%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.99%) Maven
7 1 (0.99%) Ant
7 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (5.94%) Retail
1 6 (5.94%) Electronics
1 6 (5.94%) Marketing
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.57%) HTML
2 38 (37.62%) .NET
3 35 (34.65%) CSS
4 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET
4 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (26.73%) jQuery
6 25 (24.75%) XML
7 22 (21.78%) Ajax
8 21 (20.79%) HTML5
9 18 (17.82%) XSLT
10 17 (16.83%) WinForms
10 17 (16.83%) CSS3
10 17 (16.83%) WebSockets
10 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (16.83%) WCF
10 17 (16.83%) Silverlight
11 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (4.95%) Web Services
13 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (2.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.84%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.88%) User Experience
4 11 (10.89%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (10.89%) Open Source
5 8 (7.92%) Device Driver
5 8 (7.92%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.95%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.97%) Physics
7 3 (2.97%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.99%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.99%) CUDA
9 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.99%) PKI
9 1 (0.99%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.99%) IPTV
9 1 (0.99%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.63%) Windows
2 33 (32.67%) Linux
3 17 (16.83%) UNIX
4 3 (2.97%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (92.08%) Software Engineering
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.66%) MVC
4 32 (31.68%) Multithreading
5 25 (24.75%) Scrum
6 21 (20.79%) Web Development
7 20 (19.80%) TDD
8 19 (18.81%) OOD
9 18 (17.82%) SOA
9 18 (17.82%) Mobile Development
10 17 (16.83%) Low Latency
11 16 (15.84%) OO
12 9 (8.91%) UML
13 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.96%) DSDM
14 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
14 4 (3.96%) OOP
14 4 (3.96%) Performance Testing
14 4 (3.96%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.52%) C#
2 47 (46.53%) C++
3 41 (40.59%) JavaScript
4 32 (31.68%) SQL
5 30 (29.70%) Python
6 27 (26.73%) C
7 19 (18.81%) Java
8 17 (16.83%) PL/SQL
8 17 (16.83%) Objective-C
9 14 (13.86%) Perl
10 6 (5.94%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.96%) PHP
11 4 (3.96%) Ruby
11 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.97%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.98%) Tcl
14 1 (0.99%) Erlang
14 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (41.58%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) PhD
3 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Firmware
2 1 (0.99%) KVM
2 1 (0.99%) Ceph
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Puppet
1 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.80%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) Google
4 4 (3.96%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.98%) Perforce
6 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.99%) QNX
6 1 (0.99%) MuleSoft
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits and career development
Posted: 11 days ago
Swavesey, Cambridgeshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Flow Energy
Salary: Competitive Salary,Discretionary Annual Bonus,Pension,25 days Holiday
Posted: 17 days ago