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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 485 440 500
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 468 618 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 392 465 506
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £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 June 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 June 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 +40 170 £65,000 +8.33% 25
South East -29 141 £50,000 - 16
East of England +28 54 £50,000 -2.43% 5
South West -4 51 £44,000 -16.19% 5
North West +18 25 £47,500 - 8
West Midlands -14 21 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -1 4 £52,500 +16.66% 5
North East +3 2 £38,500 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1042 (98.58%) Software Engineering
2 617 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (39.55%) C#
4 413 (39.07%) Java
5 408 (38.60%) JavaScript
6 370 (35.00%) TDD
7 345 (32.64%) HTML
8 333 (31.50%) C++
9 305 (28.86%) .NET
10 292 (27.63%) CSS
11 291 (27.53%) SQL
12 250 (23.65%) OO
13 233 (22.04%) Windows
14 213 (20.15%) Linux
15 200 (18.92%) MVC
16 199 (18.83%) Degree
17 197 (18.64%) Scrum
18 190 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
19 172 (16.27%) BDD
20 170 (16.08%) HTML5
21 159 (15.04%) AngularJS
22 158 (14.95%) ASP.NET
23 157 (14.85%) Python
24 155 (14.66%) Web Services
25 150 (14.19%) C
26 146 (13.81%) NoSQL
27 145 (13.72%) Mentoring
27 145 (13.72%) Multithreading
28 129 (12.20%) XML
29 127 (12.02%) Git (software)

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 29 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (2.46%) Tomcat
3 22 (2.08%) Apache
4 13 (1.23%) JBoss
5 11 (1.04%) Mule
5 11 (1.04%) NServiceBus
5 11 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 9 (0.85%) Confluence
6 9 (0.85%) IIS
7 8 (0.76%) Apache Pig
8 7 (0.66%) CICS
8 7 (0.66%) nginx
8 7 (0.66%) SAS
8 7 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.57%) CMS
10 5 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.28%) Apache TomEE
12 2 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 11 (1.04%) MS Office
2 6 (0.57%) HipChat
2 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.28%) Simulink
4 2 (0.19%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.095%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.095%) Magento
3 1 (0.095%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 108 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (3.97%) SaaS
4 17 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.32%) GitHub
7 12 (1.14%) Google App Engine
8 8 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.76%) PaaS
9 6 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.28%) IaaS
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.095%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.73%) Internet
1 50 (4.73%) TCP/IP
2 36 (3.41%) HTTP
3 22 (2.08%) Network Security
4 12 (1.14%) LDAP
5 10 (0.95%) SNMP
6 8 (0.76%) LTE
7 7 (0.66%) ATM
7 7 (0.66%) GSM
7 7 (0.66%) UMTS
8 6 (0.57%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.57%) SMTP
8 6 (0.57%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.47%) DVB
9 5 (0.47%) Wireless
10 4 (0.38%) DNS
10 4 (0.38%) RS-485
10 4 (0.38%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.28%) VoIP
12 2 (0.19%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (13.81%) NoSQL
2 123 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 73 (6.91%) Big Data
4 49 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 46 (4.35%) MySQL
6 35 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (3.22%) MongoDB
8 32 (3.03%) Hadoop
9 22 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.70%) Couchbase
10 18 (1.70%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 15 (1.42%) Event Store
12 14 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (1.23%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.85%) Redis
16 8 (0.76%) HBase
16 8 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 127 (12.02%) Git (software)
2 75 (7.10%) Visual Studio
3 65 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 63 (5.96%) Maven
5 49 (4.64%) JUnit
6 45 (4.26%) Subversion
7 40 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (2.55%) TeamCity
9 23 (2.18%) JIRA
10 22 (2.08%) SpecFlow
11 19 (1.80%) Ant
11 19 (1.80%) Grunt
12 18 (1.70%) Mockito
13 17 (1.61%) Vagrant
14 16 (1.51%) jMock
14 16 (1.51%) Selenium
15 15 (1.42%) gulp
16 14 (1.32%) Artifactory
17 13 (1.23%) Eclipse
18 12 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 120 (11.35%) Finance
2 62 (5.87%) Games
3 46 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.31%) Electronics
5 27 (2.55%) Marketing
6 25 (2.37%) Retail
7 18 (1.70%) Aerospace
8 16 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.32%) Banking
10 12 (1.14%) Advertising
11 10 (0.95%) Back Office
12 7 (0.66%) Automotive
12 7 (0.66%) Military
12 7 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.38%) French Language
13 4 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.28%) Avionics
14 3 (0.28%) Legal
15 1 (0.095%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (32.64%) HTML
2 305 (28.86%) .NET
3 292 (27.63%) CSS
4 170 (16.08%) HTML5
5 159 (15.04%) AngularJS
6 158 (14.95%) ASP.NET
7 155 (14.66%) Web Services
8 129 (12.20%) XML
9 121 (11.45%) WPF
10 114 (10.79%) WCF
11 107 (10.12%) jQuery
12 101 (9.56%) CSS3
13 99 (9.37%) Spring
14 98 (9.27%) JSON
14 98 (9.27%) Node.js
15 89 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 89 (8.42%) RESTful
16 88 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 83 (7.85%) .NET Framework
18 77 (7.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 127 (12.02%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.68%) Algorithms
4 53 (5.01%) Mathematics
5 36 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.74%) Data Structures
7 29 (2.74%) User Experience
8 25 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (1.99%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.89%) BYOD
10 20 (1.89%) N-Tier
11 18 (1.70%) Device Driver
12 16 (1.51%) Physics
13 13 (1.23%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.04%) Blog
15 10 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 9 (0.85%) Biotechnology
16 9 (0.85%) Derivative
16 9 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 233 (22.04%) Windows
2 213 (20.15%) Linux
3 90 (8.51%) Unix
4 58 (5.49%) Android
5 43 (4.07%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 16 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.85%) Solaris
9 9 (0.85%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.76%) FreeBSD
11 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.47%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.28%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.19%) CentOS
15 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1042 (98.58%) Software Engineering
2 617 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (35.00%) TDD
4 250 (23.65%) OO
5 200 (18.92%) MVC
6 197 (18.64%) Scrum
7 190 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
8 172 (16.27%) BDD
9 145 (13.72%) Mentoring
9 145 (13.72%) Multithreading
10 105 (9.93%) Open Source
11 92 (8.70%) Unit Testing
12 79 (7.47%) OOD
12 79 (7.47%) SOLID
13 78 (7.38%) SDLC
14 77 (7.28%) OOP
15 71 (6.72%) DevOps
16 68 (6.43%) Pair Programming
17 67 (6.34%) SOA
18 56 (5.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 418 (39.55%) C#
2 413 (39.07%) Java
3 408 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 333 (31.50%) C++
5 291 (27.53%) SQL
6 157 (14.85%) Python
7 150 (14.19%) C
8 63 (5.96%) Scala
9 57 (5.39%) PHP
10 55 (5.20%) Ruby
11 43 (4.07%) Objective-C
12 35 (3.31%) T-SQL
13 30 (2.84%) F#
14 29 (2.74%) Go
15 28 (2.65%) Embedded C
16 24 (2.27%) PL/SQL
17 22 (2.08%) TypeScript
18 20 (1.89%) Shell Script
19 19 (1.80%) PowerShell
19 19 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (18.83%) Degree
2 25 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.42%) PhD
4 14 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.095%) HND
7 1 (0.095%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.87%) QA
2 8 (0.76%) DICOM
3 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.38%) GAMP
4 4 (0.38%) TickIT
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.28%) MISRA
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.19%) SLA
7 1 (0.095%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.095%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.095%) JTAG
System Software
1 48 (4.54%) Docker
2 13 (1.23%) Firmware
3 10 (0.95%) HDFS
4 8 (0.76%) Apache Flume
4 8 (0.76%) Xen
5 7 (0.66%) LXC
6 5 (0.47%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.38%) Varnish
8 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.095%) KVM
9 1 (0.095%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (2.74%) Puppet
2 20 (1.89%) WMI
3 15 (1.42%) Ansible
3 15 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.23%) Terraform
5 8 (0.76%) Oozie
6 5 (0.47%) Grafana
6 5 (0.47%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.47%) Kibana
6 5 (0.47%) StatsD
7 2 (0.19%) Control-M
8 1 (0.095%) Graphite
8 1 (0.095%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 102 (9.65%) Oracle
2 98 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 41 (3.88%) Google
4 22 (2.08%) Apple
5 21 (1.99%) Sophos
6 13 (1.23%) SAP
6 13 (1.23%) Zend
7 10 (0.95%) Perforce
8 9 (0.85%) IBM
9 8 (0.76%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.57%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.57%) Wall Street Systems
12 5 (0.47%) Sybase
12 5 (0.47%) Twitter
12 5 (0.47%) webMethods
12 5 (0.47%) WSO2
13 4 (0.38%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.38%) Sun
14 3 (0.28%) Xamarin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Beneits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Amazing Benefits + Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 15K + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + amazing benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
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