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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 486 470 521
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 468 576 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 377 426 477
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 £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +63 166 £65,000 +8.33% 17
South East -6 147 £51,500 +3.00% 12
South West +1 53 £43,000 -18.09% 9
East of England +16 40 £50,000 -4.76% 5
North West +17 30 £46,250 -2.63% 3
West Midlands -16 20 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 10 £55,000 +22.22% 5
East Midlands -24 2 £42,500 - 3
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 987 (98.31%) Software Engineering
2 583 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (39.94%) Java
4 388 (38.65%) C#
5 375 (37.35%) JavaScript
6 335 (33.37%) C++
7 331 (32.97%) TDD
8 308 (30.68%) HTML
9 288 (28.69%) .NET
10 261 (26.00%) SQL
11 252 (25.10%) CSS
12 220 (21.91%) Windows
13 215 (21.41%) OO
14 200 (19.92%) Degree
15 193 (19.22%) Linux
16 184 (18.33%) Scrum
17 166 (16.53%) MVC
17 166 (16.53%) Python
18 164 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
19 149 (14.84%) HTML5
20 145 (14.44%) C
21 144 (14.34%) BDD
21 144 (14.34%) AngularJS
22 140 (13.94%) Computer Science
23 138 (13.75%) ASP.NET
24 135 (13.45%) Multithreading
25 133 (13.25%) Web Services
26 127 (12.65%) Git (software)
27 125 (12.45%) Mentoring
28 123 (12.25%) NoSQL

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 26 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (1.99%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.59%) IIS
4 13 (1.29%) Apache
5 10 (1.00%) Apache Pig
5 10 (1.00%) Confluence
6 9 (0.90%) JBoss
6 9 (0.90%) SAS
7 8 (0.80%) CMS
7 8 (0.80%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.70%) CICS
9 6 (0.60%) Mule
10 5 (0.50%) nginx
11 4 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.30%) Apache TomEE
12 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (1.39%) MS Office
2 8 (0.80%) HipChat
2 8 (0.80%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Simulink
5 1 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.100%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.100%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.100%) Magento
3 1 (0.100%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 101 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.39%) SaaS
4 19 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.59%) GitHub
6 12 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.00%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.60%) PaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.30%) IaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.100%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.100%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.18%) Internet
1 42 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 28 (2.79%) HTTP
3 16 (1.59%) Network Security
4 9 (0.90%) LDAP
5 8 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.80%) SNMP
6 7 (0.70%) ATM
6 7 (0.70%) LTE
7 6 (0.60%) GSM
7 6 (0.60%) UMTS
8 5 (0.50%) DVB
9 4 (0.40%) RS-485
9 4 (0.40%) Wireless
9 4 (0.40%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.30%) SMTP
10 3 (0.30%) VoIP
11 2 (0.20%) Firewall
11 2 (0.20%) SS7
12 1 (0.100%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (12.25%) NoSQL
2 121 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 74 (7.37%) Big Data
4 63 (6.27%) Relational Database
5 45 (4.48%) MySQL
6 39 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 36 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (3.09%) Hadoop
9 25 (2.49%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.49%) Event Store
12 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.10%) Redis
15 9 (0.90%) Data Mining
15 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.80%) DB2
17 7 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 127 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 51 (5.08%) Maven
4 48 (4.78%) Jenkins
5 44 (4.38%) JUnit
5 44 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (3.29%) Subversion
7 21 (2.09%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.89%) Grunt
8 19 (1.89%) Mockito
9 18 (1.79%) JIRA
9 18 (1.79%) Selenium
10 17 (1.69%) Ant
10 17 (1.69%) SpecFlow
11 15 (1.49%) gulp
11 15 (1.49%) Vagrant
12 14 (1.39%) jMock
13 12 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.20%) Eclipse
14 10 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 117 (11.65%) Finance
2 53 (5.28%) Games
3 40 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.29%) Electronics
5 21 (2.09%) Marketing
6 18 (1.79%) Retail
7 17 (1.69%) Back Office
8 15 (1.49%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.20%) Advertising
10 12 (1.20%) Banking
11 7 (0.70%) Legal
11 7 (0.70%) Military
11 7 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.50%) Automotive
12 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.40%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) Avionics
14 2 (0.20%) Billing
14 2 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (30.68%) HTML
2 288 (28.69%) .NET
3 252 (25.10%) CSS
4 149 (14.84%) HTML5
5 144 (14.34%) AngularJS
6 138 (13.75%) ASP.NET
7 133 (13.25%) Web Services
8 112 (11.16%) XML
9 100 (9.96%) WCF
10 99 (9.86%) WPF
11 94 (9.36%) jQuery
12 91 (9.06%) Node.js
12 91 (9.06%) RESTful
13 90 (8.96%) Spring
14 86 (8.57%) CSS3
15 85 (8.47%) React
16 82 (8.17%) JSON
17 81 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 72 (7.17%) .NET Framework
19 64 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.94%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.98%) Algorithms
4 54 (5.38%) Mathematics
5 38 (3.78%) User Experience
6 35 (3.49%) Data Structures
7 32 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
9 25 (2.49%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.79%) Physics
11 16 (1.59%) Device Driver
12 14 (1.39%) Blog
13 13 (1.29%) BYOD
13 13 (1.29%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.20%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 9 (0.90%) Cryptography
16 9 (0.90%) Derivative
16 9 (0.90%) Fintech
16 9 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 220 (21.91%) Windows
2 193 (19.22%) Linux
3 80 (7.97%) Unix
4 46 (4.58%) Android
5 34 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.39%) Mac OS X
7 17 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
9 12 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
10 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.60%) FreeBSD
11 6 (0.60%) Solaris
12 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.30%) CentOS
13 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.30%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (98.31%) Software Engineering
2 583 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
3 331 (32.97%) TDD
4 215 (21.41%) OO
5 184 (18.33%) Scrum
6 166 (16.53%) MVC
7 164 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 144 (14.34%) BDD
9 135 (13.45%) Multithreading
10 125 (12.45%) Mentoring
11 93 (9.26%) Unit Testing
12 92 (9.16%) Open Source
13 82 (8.17%) SDLC
14 75 (7.47%) OOP
15 72 (7.17%) Pair Programming
16 71 (7.07%) SOLID
17 70 (6.97%) DevOps
18 63 (6.27%) UML
19 57 (5.68%) OOD
20 54 (5.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 401 (39.94%) Java
2 388 (38.65%) C#
3 375 (37.35%) JavaScript
4 335 (33.37%) C++
5 261 (26.00%) SQL
6 166 (16.53%) Python
7 145 (14.44%) C
8 71 (7.07%) PHP
9 70 (6.97%) Scala
10 62 (6.18%) Ruby
11 34 (3.39%) Go
12 33 (3.29%) T-SQL
13 32 (3.19%) Objective-C
14 31 (3.09%) F#
15 23 (2.29%) Embedded C
16 22 (2.19%) Perl
17 21 (2.09%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.69%) Clojure
18 17 (1.69%) Shell Script
19 16 (1.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 200 (19.92%) Degree
2 26 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.19%) PhD
4 13 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.30%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.20%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.38%) QA
2 12 (1.20%) DICOM
3 7 (0.70%) GAMP
3 7 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.30%) GCP
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.30%) MISRA
6 2 (0.20%) JTAG
6 2 (0.20%) SDET
6 2 (0.20%) TickIT
7 1 (0.100%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.100%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (4.78%) Docker
2 10 (1.00%) Apache Flume
2 10 (1.00%) Firmware
2 10 (1.00%) HDFS
3 6 (0.60%) Xen
4 5 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.50%) LXC
5 4 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.20%) Varnish
8 1 (0.100%) KVM
8 1 (0.100%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (2.29%) Puppet
2 18 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.29%) WMI
4 11 (1.10%) Ansible
5 10 (1.00%) Oozie
6 8 (0.80%) Grafana
6 8 (0.80%) Kibana
6 8 (0.80%) Terraform
7 7 (0.70%) StatsD
8 4 (0.40%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.20%) Control-M
10 1 (0.100%) Graphite
10 1 (0.100%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.100%) logstash
10 1 (0.100%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 105 (10.46%) Microsoft
1 105 (10.46%) Oracle
2 34 (3.39%) Sophos
3 33 (3.29%) Google
4 21 (2.09%) Apple
5 16 (1.59%) SAP
6 15 (1.49%) Zend
7 12 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (0.90%) IBM
9 8 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.70%) Perforce
10 7 (0.70%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.50%) Sybase
12 4 (0.40%) Wall Street Systems
13 3 (0.30%) Cisco
13 3 (0.30%) hybris
13 3 (0.30%) New Relic
13 3 (0.30%) Sun
13 3 (0.30%) VMware
13 3 (0.30%) Xamarin
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, Warwickshire
E.ON
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 120k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £500000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + stock options, benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Pension, Holidays and Other Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
LiveRamp
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Downham Market, Norfolk
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £49384.34 - £98768.68 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago