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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 462 475 545
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 484 571 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.58% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 376 473 416
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
86072 98291 103044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72520 82716 84192
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 £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +39 165 £65,000 +4.00% 30
South East +18 138 £50,000 -1.96% 11
South West -23 58 £46,000 -12.38% 12
North West +19 42 £45,000 - 1
East of England -17 38 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire +37 23 £47,500 +5.55% 9
West Midlands -22 12 £43,750 -16.66% 4
East Midlands +3 7 £43,500 -3.33% 1
North East - 1 £44,000 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 937 (98.74%) Software Engineering
2 558 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
3 392 (41.31%) C#
4 365 (38.46%) Java
5 357 (37.62%) JavaScript
6 314 (33.09%) .NET
7 285 (30.03%) HTML
8 284 (29.93%) C++
9 262 (27.61%) TDD
10 248 (26.13%) SQL
11 232 (24.45%) CSS
12 194 (20.44%) Windows
13 193 (20.34%) Degree
14 183 (19.28%) Scrum
15 176 (18.55%) Linux
16 168 (17.70%) MVC
17 161 (16.97%) OO
18 153 (16.12%) AngularJS
19 151 (15.91%) Python
20 146 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
21 140 (14.75%) Computer Science
22 133 (14.01%) ASP.NET
23 132 (13.91%) C
23 132 (13.91%) Mentoring
24 129 (13.59%) Web Services
25 122 (12.86%) Microsoft
25 122 (12.86%) Finance
26 121 (12.75%) SQL Server
26 121 (12.75%) Git (software)
27 118 (12.43%) HTML5

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 23 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (2.32%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.90%) IIS
4 13 (1.37%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.16%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.16%) CMS
5 11 (1.16%) Confluence
5 11 (1.16%) JBoss
6 9 (0.95%) nginx
7 8 (0.84%) Apache
7 8 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.84%) SAS
7 8 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.63%) Jetty
10 5 (0.53%) Mule
11 4 (0.42%) CICS
11 4 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (1.37%) MS Office
2 9 (0.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.74%) HipChat
4 5 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 111 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.79%) SaaS
4 19 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.58%) PaaS
6 14 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.26%) GitHub
8 9 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
10 5 (0.53%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.32%) IaaS
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.74%) TCP/IP
2 27 (2.85%) HTTP
3 25 (2.63%) Internet
4 13 (1.37%) Network Security
5 9 (0.95%) Wireless
6 8 (0.84%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.84%) RS-485
7 7 (0.74%) FTP
8 6 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.63%) LDAP
9 5 (0.53%) DVB
9 5 (0.53%) Modbus
10 4 (0.42%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.32%) ATM
11 3 (0.32%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.32%) IPv6
11 3 (0.32%) RS-232
11 3 (0.32%) SNMP
12 2 (0.21%) Firewall
12 2 (0.21%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 116 (12.22%) NoSQL
3 76 (8.01%) Big Data
4 57 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 53 (5.58%) MySQL
6 51 (5.37%) MongoDB
7 44 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (3.58%) Hadoop
9 29 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (2.32%) Oracle Database
11 21 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.79%) Redis
13 14 (1.48%) Apache Hive
14 13 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (1.26%) Data Mining
16 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (0.95%) Event Store
17 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 121 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 69 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 53 (5.58%) Visual Studio
4 45 (4.74%) JUnit
5 43 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (3.69%) Maven
7 29 (3.06%) Selenium
8 26 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 22 (2.32%) Subversion
10 21 (2.21%) NUnit
11 18 (1.90%) Eclipse
11 18 (1.90%) Grunt
11 18 (1.90%) Mockito
12 17 (1.79%) Cucumber
13 16 (1.69%) JIRA
14 14 (1.48%) gulp
14 14 (1.48%) IntelliJ
15 13 (1.37%) SpecFlow
16 12 (1.26%) Ant
16 12 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 122 (12.86%) Finance
2 45 (4.74%) Games
3 37 (3.90%) Electronics
4 34 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.32%) Back Office
5 22 (2.32%) Marketing
6 20 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.11%) Retail
7 14 (1.48%) Advertising
8 12 (1.26%) Banking
9 9 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.84%) Legal
11 6 (0.63%) Military
11 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.53%) Law
13 4 (0.42%) Automotive
14 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Billing
15 2 (0.21%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (33.09%) .NET
2 285 (30.03%) HTML
3 232 (24.45%) CSS
4 153 (16.12%) AngularJS
5 133 (14.01%) ASP.NET
6 129 (13.59%) Web Services
7 118 (12.43%) HTML5
8 107 (11.28%) Node.js
9 101 (10.64%) XML
10 100 (10.54%) Spring
11 91 (9.59%) jQuery
11 91 (9.59%) WCF
12 89 (9.38%) React
12 89 (9.38%) RESTful
13 83 (8.75%) WPF
14 82 (8.64%) .NET Framework
15 80 (8.43%) REST
16 79 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 64 (6.74%) CSS3
17 64 (6.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 140 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 51 (5.37%) Mathematics
3 48 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (4.64%) Algorithms
5 36 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (3.79%) User Experience
6 31 (3.27%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (2.11%) Fintech
9 19 (2.00%) Physics
10 16 (1.69%) Blockchain
10 16 (1.69%) Device Driver
11 15 (1.58%) Blog
12 12 (1.26%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (1.26%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.95%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.95%) CUDA
13 9 (0.95%) Derivative
13 9 (0.95%) Life Science
13 9 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 194 (20.44%) Windows
2 176 (18.55%) Linux
3 61 (6.43%) Unix
4 29 (3.06%) Mac OS X
5 25 (2.63%) Android
6 20 (2.11%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.53%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) CentOS
12 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (98.74%) Software Engineering
2 558 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (27.61%) TDD
4 183 (19.28%) Scrum
5 168 (17.70%) MVC
6 161 (16.97%) OO
7 146 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 132 (13.91%) Mentoring
9 117 (12.33%) BDD
10 110 (11.59%) Multithreading
11 97 (10.22%) Unit Testing
12 94 (9.91%) Open Source
13 87 (9.17%) SDLC
14 84 (8.85%) Pair Programming
15 74 (7.80%) Microservices
16 73 (7.69%) UML
17 68 (7.17%) DevOps
18 57 (6.01%) OOP
19 55 (5.80%) Analytics
20 54 (5.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 392 (41.31%) C#
2 365 (38.46%) Java
3 357 (37.62%) JavaScript
4 284 (29.93%) C++
5 248 (26.13%) SQL
6 151 (15.91%) Python
7 132 (13.91%) C
8 88 (9.27%) PHP
9 61 (6.43%) Ruby
10 56 (5.90%) Scala
11 32 (3.37%) T-SQL
12 31 (3.27%) Embedded C
13 30 (3.16%) Go
14 28 (2.95%) F#
15 21 (2.21%) Embedded C++
15 21 (2.21%) Perl
16 20 (2.11%) Objective-C
17 19 (2.00%) Clojure
18 18 (1.90%) ES6
19 16 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 193 (20.34%) Degree
2 26 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.00%) PhD
4 12 (1.26%) BC Cleared
5 9 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.53%) QA
2 12 (1.26%) DICOM
2 12 (1.26%) GCP
3 11 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.84%) MISRA
5 7 (0.74%) GAMP
6 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.53%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.53%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.42%) JTAG
9 2 (0.21%) SDET
10 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.11%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.11%) SLA
10 1 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 39 (4.11%) Docker
2 17 (1.79%) Firmware
3 10 (1.05%) HDFS
4 9 (0.95%) Apache Flume
5 8 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.63%) NFS
7 4 (0.42%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.21%) KVM
8 2 (0.21%) QEMU
8 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.21%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (2.32%) Puppet
2 12 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.05%) Oozie
4 9 (0.95%) Grafana
4 9 (0.95%) Kibana
4 9 (0.95%) WMI
5 8 (0.84%) Ansible
6 7 (0.74%) StatsD
7 2 (0.21%) Control-M
7 2 (0.21%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Graphite
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.11%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 122 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.06%) Oracle
3 45 (4.74%) Sophos
4 24 (2.53%) Google
5 21 (2.21%) SAP
6 20 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.79%) Apple
8 16 (1.69%) Zend
9 11 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.95%) Talend
11 8 (0.84%) MuleSoft
11 8 (0.84%) Splunk
12 7 (0.74%) IBM
12 7 (0.74%) Intel
13 6 (0.63%) Fiorano
13 6 (0.63%) ILOG
13 6 (0.63%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.63%) WSO2
14 5 (0.53%) Sybase
14 5 (0.53%) VMware
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Alfen
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Exciting bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + good company ben
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Torquay, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago