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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 174 180 217
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 68 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.18% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.21% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 40
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
5673 6683 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 97.00% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5528 5674
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +21 44 £50,000 +12.35% 2
Hertfordshire -2 17 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Essex +16 5 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Norfolk - 2 £42,500 - 1
Suffolk +7 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (95.28%) Software Engineering
2 54 (50.94%) C++
3 49 (46.23%) Linux
4 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (33.96%) Degree
6 34 (32.08%) Java
7 33 (31.13%) Python
8 32 (30.19%) C
8 32 (30.19%) C#
9 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
9 28 (26.42%) .NET
10 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
10 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
10 23 (21.70%) Electronics
11 21 (19.81%) Windows
12 20 (18.87%) CSS
12 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
12 20 (18.87%) Dell
13 19 (17.92%) MVC
14 18 (16.98%) Web Services
15 17 (16.04%) HTML
15 17 (16.04%) Scrum
16 16 (15.09%) Wireless
16 16 (15.09%) Perl
16 16 (15.09%) HP
17 15 (14.15%) Mathematics
17 15 (14.15%) SDLC
17 15 (14.15%) Open Source
17 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET

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 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) Apache
3 4 (3.77%) IIS
3 4 (3.77%) JBoss
3 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.89%) nginx
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Office
2 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) Wireless
2 11 (10.38%) 802.11
2 11 (10.38%) Bluetooth
3 6 (5.66%) HTTP
4 5 (4.72%) SSL
5 4 (3.77%) Firewall
5 4 (3.77%) Internet
6 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.89%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) GIS
3 4 (3.77%) JasperReports
3 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.43%) JIRA
3 6 (5.66%) Subversion
4 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.77%) Ant
5 4 (3.77%) ClearQuest
5 4 (3.77%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.77%) FishEye
5 4 (3.77%) Hudson
5 4 (3.77%) JUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Maven
6 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.94%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (21.70%) Electronics
2 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) .NET
2 20 (18.87%) CSS
3 18 (16.98%) Web Services
4 17 (16.04%) HTML
5 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET
5 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (11.32%) Hibernate
6 12 (11.32%) Spring
7 11 (10.38%) 802.1X
8 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.49%) REST
9 8 (7.55%) JSP
9 8 (7.55%) Middleware
10 7 (6.60%) JSON
10 7 (6.60%) Node.js
11 6 (5.66%) Ajax
11 6 (5.66%) HTML5
11 6 (5.66%) WebSockets
12 5 (4.72%) CSS3
12 5 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.15%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.60%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.72%) Smart Home
5 4 (3.77%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (3.77%) CUDA
5 4 (3.77%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.77%) HTC Vive
5 4 (3.77%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.77%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (3.77%) PlayStation
6 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.83%) Fintech
6 3 (2.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.23%) Linux
2 21 (19.81%) Windows
3 13 (12.26%) Android
4 4 (3.77%) VxWorks
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (95.28%) Software Engineering
2 37 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.92%) MVC
4 17 (16.04%) Scrum
5 15 (14.15%) Open Source
5 15 (14.15%) SDLC
6 13 (12.26%) Android Development
7 12 (11.32%) DevOps
8 11 (10.38%) Cross-Platform Development
9 9 (8.49%) Mobile Development
10 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.55%) Software Architecture
11 7 (6.60%) TDD
12 6 (5.66%) OO
12 6 (5.66%) Product Management
12 6 (5.66%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.72%) Analytics
13 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.72%) Project Planning
14 4 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.94%) C++
2 34 (32.08%) Java
3 33 (31.13%) Python
4 32 (30.19%) C
4 32 (30.19%) C#
5 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
6 16 (15.09%) Perl
7 11 (10.38%) Embedded C
7 11 (10.38%) SQL
8 9 (8.49%) PHP
9 5 (4.72%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.72%) Ruby
9 5 (4.72%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.77%) VB
11 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (33.96%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.89%) Firmware
3 2 (1.89%) KVM
3 2 (1.89%) QEMU
3 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Xen
4 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Dell
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.09%) HP
3 6 (5.66%) Intel
4 4 (3.77%) Adobe
4 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.77%) Google
4 4 (3.77%) Sage
4 4 (3.77%) Samsung
4 4 (3.77%) SonicWALL
4 4 (3.77%) Symantec
5 3 (2.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
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I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £60-70k+ car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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