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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 444 466 473
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 503 572 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.58% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.60% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 429 481 508
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,125 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
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
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
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 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +81 159 £65,000 +4.00% 20
South East +25 135 £50,000 - 13
East of England -26 50 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Yorkshire +41 49 £45,750 -8.50% 3
South West -15 47 £42,500 -10.52% 10
North West -8 29 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands -4 16 £43,500 -3.33% 1
West Midlands -18 16 £45,000 -14.28% 5
North East - 2 £37,250 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 970 (98.88%) Software Engineering
2 505 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (40.57%) C#
4 374 (38.12%) Java
5 354 (36.09%) JavaScript
6 319 (32.52%) C++
7 314 (32.01%) .NET
8 292 (29.77%) SQL
9 278 (28.34%) HTML
10 233 (23.75%) Linux
11 230 (23.45%) TDD
12 210 (21.41%) CSS
13 203 (20.69%) Python
14 200 (20.39%) Degree
15 193 (19.67%) Windows
16 190 (19.37%) Scrum
17 170 (17.33%) MVC
18 155 (15.80%) Git (software)
19 154 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
20 149 (15.19%) SQL Server
21 148 (15.09%) Computer Science
22 142 (14.48%) AngularJS
23 141 (14.37%) OO
24 134 (13.66%) NoSQL
25 132 (13.46%) ASP.NET
25 132 (13.46%) C
26 131 (13.35%) Microsoft
26 131 (13.35%) Mentoring
27 125 (12.74%) Finance
28 122 (12.44%) Amazon AWS

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 38 (3.87%) Apache Spark
2 30 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (2.65%) IIS
4 21 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.94%) JBoss
6 12 (1.22%) Apache
7 11 (1.12%) nginx
7 11 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 9 (0.92%) Confluence
9 9 (0.92%) Jetty
9 9 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.71%) CMS
10 7 (0.71%) SAS
11 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.41%) Drupal
12 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.02%) MS Office
3 7 (0.71%) HipChat
4 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 122 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.55%) SaaS
4 21 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.94%) PaaS
6 17 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (1.02%) CloudFront
9 9 (0.92%) GitHub
10 7 (0.71%) Office 365
11 6 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
12 5 (0.51%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
13 3 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.31%) Data Lake Analytics
13 3 (0.31%) IaaS
14 1 (0.10%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 56 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 33 (3.36%) HTTP
2 33 (3.36%) Internet
3 16 (1.63%) LDAP
3 16 (1.63%) Wireless
4 14 (1.43%) FTP
4 14 (1.43%) Kerberos
5 9 (0.92%) Network Security
5 9 (0.92%) RS-485
6 7 (0.71%) 802.11
6 7 (0.71%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.71%) SNMP
7 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.51%) Modbus
7 5 (0.51%) SSL
8 4 (0.41%) DVB
8 4 (0.41%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.41%) IPv6
9 3 (0.31%) RS-232
9 3 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 134 (13.66%) NoSQL
3 88 (8.97%) MySQL
4 86 (8.77%) Big Data
5 82 (8.36%) MongoDB
6 56 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 48 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (4.08%) Hadoop
9 38 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 30 (3.06%) Redis
11 23 (2.34%) RDBMS
12 22 (2.24%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.94%) Apache Hive
14 15 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (1.33%) Data Mining
16 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (1.02%) Couchbase
17 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (0.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 155 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 88 (8.97%) Jenkins
3 62 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 55 (5.61%) Subversion
5 51 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (4.38%) JUnit
7 38 (3.87%) Selenium
8 32 (3.26%) Maven
8 32 (3.26%) TeamCity
9 27 (2.75%) Eclipse
10 23 (2.34%) NUnit
11 21 (2.14%) JIRA
12 20 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.83%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.63%) Hudson
15 15 (1.53%) IntelliJ
15 15 (1.53%) Jasmine
15 15 (1.53%) Mercurial
16 14 (1.43%) Ant
16 14 (1.43%) Mockito
General
1 125 (12.74%) Finance
2 57 (5.81%) Electronics
3 34 (3.47%) Games
4 31 (3.16%) Retail
5 26 (2.65%) Marketing
6 22 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.53%) Back Office
9 12 (1.22%) Advertising
9 12 (1.22%) Banking
10 9 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.82%) Automotive
12 7 (0.71%) Legal
13 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.61%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.61%) Law
14 5 (0.51%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.31%) Billing
15 3 (0.31%) Front Office
16 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (32.01%) .NET
2 278 (28.34%) HTML
3 210 (21.41%) CSS
4 142 (14.48%) AngularJS
5 132 (13.46%) ASP.NET
6 115 (11.72%) Web Services
7 109 (11.11%) Spring
8 100 (10.19%) REST
9 96 (9.79%) Node.js
10 89 (9.07%) HTML5
10 89 (9.07%) WPF
11 85 (8.66%) RESTful
12 82 (8.36%) XML
13 81 (8.26%) jQuery
14 78 (7.95%) WCF
15 74 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 67 (6.83%) React
17 66 (6.73%) Hibernate
18 63 (6.42%) .NET Framework
19 55 (5.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 148 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.93%) Algorithms
3 47 (4.79%) Data Structures
4 43 (4.38%) Mathematics
5 39 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (3.16%) Fintech
9 26 (2.65%) User Experience
10 19 (1.94%) Device Driver
11 18 (1.83%) Physics
12 15 (1.53%) Blockchain
13 14 (1.43%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.33%) Blog
15 12 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
16 10 (1.02%) Cryptography
17 9 (0.92%) Life Science
17 9 (0.92%) Xbox
18 8 (0.82%) Internet of Things
18 8 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 233 (23.75%) Linux
2 193 (19.67%) Windows
3 45 (4.59%) Unix
4 22 (2.24%) Android
5 18 (1.83%) Mac OS X
5 18 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.61%) Solaris
9 4 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.41%) VMS
9 4 (0.41%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 970 (98.88%) Software Engineering
2 505 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (23.45%) TDD
4 190 (19.37%) Scrum
5 170 (17.33%) MVC
6 154 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
7 141 (14.37%) OO
8 131 (13.35%) Mentoring
9 112 (11.42%) Multithreading
10 108 (11.01%) BDD
11 98 (9.99%) Unit Testing
12 91 (9.28%) Open Source
13 88 (8.97%) Microservices
14 80 (8.15%) SDLC
15 71 (7.24%) DevOps
16 69 (7.03%) Analytics
16 69 (7.03%) OOP
17 66 (6.73%) Pair Programming
18 60 (6.12%) Web Development
19 59 (6.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 398 (40.57%) C#
2 374 (38.12%) Java
3 354 (36.09%) JavaScript
4 319 (32.52%) C++
5 292 (29.77%) SQL
6 203 (20.69%) Python
7 132 (13.46%) C
8 99 (10.09%) PHP
9 65 (6.63%) Ruby
10 58 (5.91%) Scala
11 42 (4.28%) Embedded C
12 41 (4.18%) Go
13 36 (3.67%) Perl
14 29 (2.96%) PowerShell
15 27 (2.75%) Embedded C++
15 27 (2.75%) F#
16 21 (2.14%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.43%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.33%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 200 (20.39%) Degree
2 31 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.94%) PhD
4 15 (1.53%) BC Cleared
5 9 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.20%) HNC
8 2 (0.20%) HND
8 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.96%) QA
2 15 (1.53%) GCP
3 14 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.92%) MISRA
5 7 (0.71%) DICOM
5 7 (0.71%) GAMP
6 5 (0.51%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.51%) MISRA C
7 4 (0.41%) JTAG
8 2 (0.20%) SDET
9 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.10%) ISO26262
9 1 (0.10%) TickIT
System Software
1 40 (4.08%) Docker
2 14 (1.43%) Firmware
2 14 (1.43%) HDFS
2 14 (1.43%) NFS
3 8 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.71%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.31%) KVM
7 3 (0.31%) Xen
8 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.20%) QEMU
8 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (3.26%) Puppet
2 16 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.43%) Ansible
3 14 (1.43%) Grafana
4 9 (0.92%) Kibana
5 8 (0.82%) Oozie
6 7 (0.71%) StatsD
7 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.61%) Nagios
8 5 (0.51%) Mesos
8 5 (0.51%) Opsview
8 5 (0.51%) Riemann
8 5 (0.51%) rkt
9 4 (0.41%) WMI
10 2 (0.20%) Control-M
10 2 (0.20%) logstash
11 1 (0.10%) FreeIPA
11 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.10%) yum
Vendors
1 131 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.77%) Oracle
3 29 (2.96%) Sophos
4 20 (2.04%) SAP
5 18 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.53%) Dell
6 15 (1.53%) Google
6 15 (1.53%) Splunk
7 14 (1.43%) HP
7 14 (1.43%) Zend
8 12 (1.22%) Apple
9 10 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.92%) Talend
11 8 (0.82%) IBM
11 8 (0.82%) ILOG
11 8 (0.82%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.71%) Intel
13 6 (0.61%) Fiorano
13 6 (0.61%) WSO2
14 5 (0.51%) Tableau
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Unbeatable Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Emerald Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Potential to go higher
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare + bens
Posted: 6 days ago