The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 475 452 517
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 474 607 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.62% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 391 471 516
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88468 97240 109425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75248 80665 90432
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the England region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
London +58 176 £65,000 +8.33% 25
South East -43 134 £50,000 - 19
East of England +50 67 £50,000 +6.38% 6
South West -8 41 £46,750 -10.95% 8
West Midlands -20 24 £45,000 +7.14% 4
North West +13 23 £47,500 - 8
Yorkshire -15 4 £52,500 +10.52% 2
East Midlands -33 3 £45,000 +5.88%
North East -1 2 £38,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 England region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1053 (99.15%) Software Engineering
2 618 (58.19%) Agile Software Development
3 427 (40.21%) Java
4 408 (38.42%) C#
5 392 (36.91%) JavaScript
6 383 (36.06%) TDD
7 347 (32.67%) C++
8 331 (31.17%) HTML
9 301 (28.34%) SQL
10 298 (28.06%) .NET
11 275 (25.89%) CSS
12 257 (24.20%) OO
13 236 (22.22%) Windows
14 235 (22.13%) Linux
15 215 (20.24%) Scrum
16 214 (20.15%) MVC
17 208 (19.59%) Degree
18 196 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
19 184 (17.33%) BDD
20 171 (16.10%) Web Services
21 164 (15.44%) Python
22 159 (14.97%) C
23 158 (14.88%) ASP.NET
24 152 (14.31%) NoSQL
25 151 (14.22%) Mentoring
26 149 (14.03%) HTML5
27 147 (13.84%) Multithreading
28 143 (13.47%) Computer Science
29 140 (13.18%) AngularJS
30 134 (12.62%) XML

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 74 (6.97%) Node.js
2 42 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 25 (2.35%) Apache
3 25 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (1.60%) NServiceBus
5 15 (1.41%) JBoss
6 14 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.22%) Mule
8 12 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.04%) IIS
10 7 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.66%) Confluence
10 7 (0.66%) nginx
11 6 (0.56%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.47%) CICS
12 5 (0.47%) SAS
13 4 (0.38%) CMS
14 3 (0.28%) Apache TomEE
14 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.28%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 17 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.38%) Simulink
4 3 (0.28%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.094%) HipChat
5 1 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.094%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.094%) Magento
3 1 (0.094%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 105 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (4.05%) SaaS
4 22 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.41%) Google App Engine
6 10 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.94%) GitHub
7 8 (0.75%) PaaS
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.28%) Heroku
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.094%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 48 (4.52%) Internet
3 40 (3.77%) HTTP
4 25 (2.35%) Network Security
5 14 (1.32%) LDAP
6 12 (1.13%) SNMP
7 10 (0.94%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.75%) LTE
9 7 (0.66%) ATM
9 7 (0.66%) GSM
9 7 (0.66%) SMTP
9 7 (0.66%) UMTS
10 6 (0.56%) DVB
10 6 (0.56%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.56%) Wireless
11 5 (0.47%) DNS
12 4 (0.38%) RS-485
13 3 (0.28%) FTP
13 3 (0.28%) MQTT
13 3 (0.28%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (14.31%) NoSQL
2 121 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 61 (5.74%) Big Data
4 53 (4.99%) MySQL
5 46 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 42 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (3.11%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.98%) Couchbase
11 20 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (1.51%) RavenDB
13 14 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.22%) Apache Hive
14 13 (1.22%) Event Store
14 13 (1.22%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.85%) Redis
16 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (0.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 117 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 76 (7.16%) Jenkins
3 75 (7.06%) Maven
4 72 (6.78%) Visual Studio
5 51 (4.80%) JUnit
6 50 (4.71%) Subversion
7 29 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (2.54%) JIRA
9 25 (2.35%) Selenium
10 23 (2.17%) SpecFlow
11 21 (1.98%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.79%) Ant
12 19 (1.79%) Mercurial
12 19 (1.79%) Vagrant
13 17 (1.60%) Artifactory
14 16 (1.51%) Mockito
15 15 (1.41%) jMock
16 14 (1.32%) NUnit
17 12 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (1.13%) Hudson
General
1 118 (11.11%) Finance
2 61 (5.74%) Games
3 50 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.20%) Electronics
5 29 (2.73%) Marketing
5 29 (2.73%) Retail
6 19 (1.79%) Aerospace
7 16 (1.51%) Banking
8 15 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.75%) Advertising
9 8 (0.75%) Automotive
9 8 (0.75%) Military
10 7 (0.66%) Back Office
11 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.47%) Publishing
13 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.38%) French Language
14 3 (0.28%) Avionics
14 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (31.17%) HTML
2 298 (28.06%) .NET
3 275 (25.89%) CSS
4 171 (16.10%) Web Services
5 158 (14.88%) ASP.NET
6 149 (14.03%) HTML5
7 140 (13.18%) AngularJS
8 134 (12.62%) XML
9 119 (11.21%) jQuery
10 117 (11.02%) WPF
11 111 (10.45%) Spring
12 108 (10.17%) WCF
13 100 (9.42%) JSON
14 96 (9.04%) CSS3
15 93 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
16 90 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 82 (7.72%) REST
17 82 (7.72%) RESTful
18 81 (7.63%) .NET Framework
19 74 (6.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.47%) Computer Science
2 69 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (5.93%) Mathematics
4 60 (5.65%) Algorithms
5 42 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 40 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 29 (2.73%) User Experience
9 27 (2.54%) Physics
9 27 (2.54%) Visualisation
10 26 (2.45%) Embedded Systems
11 23 (2.17%) BYOD
12 20 (1.88%) N-Tier
13 19 (1.79%) Device Driver
14 14 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.13%) Digital Media
16 10 (0.94%) Blog
16 10 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 9 (0.85%) Biotechnology
17 9 (0.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 236 (22.22%) Windows
2 235 (22.13%) Linux
3 100 (9.42%) Unix
4 71 (6.69%) Android
5 52 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 20 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
8 19 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (1.04%) Solaris
10 10 (0.94%) FreeBSD
11 8 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.56%) Windows Server
13 5 (0.47%) VxWorks
13 5 (0.47%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.19%) CentOS
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1053 (99.15%) Software Engineering
2 618 (58.19%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (36.06%) TDD
4 257 (24.20%) OO
5 215 (20.24%) Scrum
6 214 (20.15%) MVC
7 196 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
8 184 (17.33%) BDD
9 151 (14.22%) Mentoring
10 147 (13.84%) Multithreading
11 93 (8.76%) Open Source
12 91 (8.57%) SOLID
13 86 (8.10%) OOD
14 84 (7.91%) OOP
15 78 (7.34%) SDLC
16 73 (6.87%) Unit Testing
17 72 (6.78%) DevOps
18 69 (6.50%) SOA
19 67 (6.31%) Pair Programming
20 65 (6.12%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 427 (40.21%) Java
2 408 (38.42%) C#
3 392 (36.91%) JavaScript
4 347 (32.67%) C++
5 301 (28.34%) SQL
6 164 (15.44%) Python
7 159 (14.97%) C
8 57 (5.37%) Scala
9 52 (4.90%) Ruby
10 51 (4.80%) Objective-C
11 49 (4.61%) PHP
12 37 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 28 (2.64%) Go
14 25 (2.35%) Embedded C
15 24 (2.26%) PL/SQL
16 23 (2.17%) F#
16 23 (2.17%) VB
17 22 (2.07%) Clojure
18 21 (1.98%) PowerShell
19 20 (1.88%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 208 (19.59%) Degree
2 23 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.13%) PhD
5 4 (0.38%) HND
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.094%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.59%) QA
2 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.47%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.38%) DICOM
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.28%) MISRA
5 3 (0.28%) SLA
5 3 (0.28%) TickIT
6 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.094%) ISO15022
6 1 (0.094%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.094%) JTAG
System Software
1 51 (4.80%) Docker
2 11 (1.04%) Firmware
2 11 (1.04%) Xen
3 10 (0.94%) LXC
4 9 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.75%) HDFS
6 6 (0.56%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.38%) Varnish
8 1 (0.094%) KVM
8 1 (0.094%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (2.82%) Puppet
2 23 (2.17%) WMI
3 15 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.32%) Ansible
5 13 (1.22%) Terraform
6 6 (0.56%) Oozie
7 5 (0.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 113 (10.64%) Oracle
2 101 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 41 (3.86%) Google
4 23 (2.17%) Apple
4 23 (2.17%) Sophos
5 13 (1.22%) Perforce
6 11 (1.04%) SAP
7 7 (0.66%) IBM
7 7 (0.66%) webMethods
7 7 (0.66%) WSO2
8 6 (0.56%) Sybase
8 6 (0.56%) TIBCO
8 6 (0.56%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (0.47%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.47%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.47%) Twitter
9 5 (0.47%) Zend
10 4 (0.38%) Facebook
10 4 (0.38%) FactSet
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexible benefits, others
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago