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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 482 477 565
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 460 540 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 366 425 389
Median salary £52,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% +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 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
88317 96631 104807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75047 80981 85366
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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 +43 155 £65,000 +8.33% 23
South East +1 138 £50,000 -2.43% 10
South West -10 61 £46,000 -12.38% 13
East of England -4 39 £50,000 -6.97% 8
North West +23 33 £45,000 - 6
West Midlands -3 17 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Yorkshire +2 13 £52,500 +16.66% 6
East Midlands -16 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 920 (98.50%) Software Engineering
2 555 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
3 396 (42.40%) C#
4 367 (39.29%) Java
5 342 (36.62%) JavaScript
6 304 (32.55%) .NET
7 293 (31.37%) C++
8 282 (30.19%) HTML
9 280 (29.98%) TDD
10 254 (27.19%) SQL
11 227 (24.30%) CSS
12 201 (21.52%) Windows
13 196 (20.99%) Degree
14 176 (18.84%) Scrum
15 170 (18.20%) OO
16 164 (17.56%) Linux
17 163 (17.45%) MVC
18 146 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
19 144 (15.42%) AngularJS
20 143 (15.31%) Python
21 133 (14.24%) Computer Science
21 133 (14.24%) ASP.NET
21 133 (14.24%) Web Services
22 132 (14.13%) HTML5
23 127 (13.60%) BDD
24 126 (13.49%) SQL Server
25 122 (13.06%) Finance
26 121 (12.96%) C
26 121 (12.96%) Multithreading
27 115 (12.31%) 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 25 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (1.93%) IIS
3 17 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.18%) Apache Pig
4 11 (1.18%) CMS
4 11 (1.18%) Confluence
5 9 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 9 (0.96%) JBoss
5 9 (0.96%) SAS
6 7 (0.75%) Apache
6 7 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.75%) CICS
7 6 (0.64%) Mule
8 4 (0.43%) nginx
8 4 (0.43%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.32%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (1.50%) MS Office
2 10 (1.07%) MS Excel
3 8 (0.86%) HipChat
4 6 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.75%) SaaS
4 14 (1.50%) GitHub
5 13 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.18%) PaaS
7 6 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.54%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.43%) IaaS
10 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.21%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.43%) Internet
3 28 (3.00%) HTTP
4 12 (1.28%) Network Security
5 8 (0.86%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.75%) ATM
6 7 (0.75%) LDAP
6 7 (0.75%) Wireless
7 6 (0.64%) DVB
7 6 (0.64%) RS-485
7 6 (0.64%) SNMP
8 5 (0.54%) LTE
9 4 (0.43%) FTP
9 4 (0.43%) GSM
9 4 (0.43%) UMTS
9 4 (0.43%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.32%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.32%) Modbus
11 2 (0.21%) IPv6
11 2 (0.21%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 115 (12.31%) NoSQL
3 77 (8.24%) Big Data
4 60 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 46 (4.93%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.71%) MySQL
7 36 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (3.75%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (2.36%) RDBMS
11 17 (1.82%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (1.39%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.39%) Redis
13 11 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 11 (1.18%) Event Store
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.86%) DB2
17 7 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 111 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 58 (6.21%) Visual Studio
3 56 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 45 (4.82%) JUnit
5 42 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (3.96%) Maven
7 27 (2.89%) Subversion
8 24 (2.57%) TeamCity
9 22 (2.36%) Selenium
10 21 (2.25%) Mockito
11 18 (1.93%) Grunt
11 18 (1.93%) JIRA
12 17 (1.82%) NUnit
13 14 (1.50%) Ant
13 14 (1.50%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.39%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.39%) gulp
14 13 (1.39%) SpecFlow
15 12 (1.28%) jMock
15 12 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 122 (13.06%) Finance
2 47 (5.03%) Games
3 41 (4.39%) Electronics
4 39 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.46%) Marketing
6 21 (2.25%) Back Office
7 20 (2.14%) Retail
8 19 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.28%) Banking
10 11 (1.18%) Advertising
11 9 (0.96%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.86%) Legal
13 7 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.75%) Military
13 7 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.54%) Law
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Billing
16 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (32.55%) .NET
2 282 (30.19%) HTML
3 227 (24.30%) CSS
4 144 (15.42%) AngularJS
5 133 (14.24%) ASP.NET
5 133 (14.24%) Web Services
6 132 (14.13%) HTML5
7 108 (11.56%) XML
8 92 (9.85%) Node.js
8 92 (9.85%) WCF
9 91 (9.74%) jQuery
10 90 (9.64%) Spring
10 90 (9.64%) WPF
11 87 (9.31%) React
11 87 (9.31%) RESTful
12 80 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 78 (8.35%) .NET Framework
14 74 (7.92%) CSS3
15 71 (7.60%) REST
16 68 (7.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 133 (14.24%) Computer Science
2 62 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (5.67%) Mathematics
4 50 (5.35%) Algorithms
5 38 (4.07%) User Experience
6 36 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 33 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (1.93%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.82%) Device Driver
10 17 (1.82%) Physics
11 15 (1.61%) Blog
12 14 (1.50%) Fintech
13 12 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (1.18%) Blockchain
14 11 (1.18%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.96%) BYOD
15 9 (0.96%) Derivative
15 9 (0.96%) Life Science
15 9 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 201 (21.52%) Windows
2 164 (17.56%) Linux
3 61 (6.53%) Unix
4 37 (3.96%) Android
5 25 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.46%) Mac OS X
7 17 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.64%) VxWorks
11 4 (0.43%) FreeBSD
11 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.43%) Solaris
11 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.21%) CentOS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 920 (98.50%) Software Engineering
2 555 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (29.98%) TDD
4 176 (18.84%) Scrum
5 170 (18.20%) OO
6 163 (17.45%) MVC
7 146 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (13.60%) BDD
9 121 (12.96%) Multithreading
10 113 (12.10%) Mentoring
11 101 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 91 (9.74%) SDLC
13 79 (8.46%) Open Source
14 66 (7.07%) DevOps
14 66 (7.07%) Pair Programming
15 65 (6.96%) UML
16 62 (6.64%) OOP
17 56 (6.00%) Microservices
18 51 (5.46%) Front End Development
19 49 (5.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 396 (42.40%) C#
2 367 (39.29%) Java
3 342 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 293 (31.37%) C++
5 254 (27.19%) SQL
6 143 (15.31%) Python
7 121 (12.96%) C
8 71 (7.60%) PHP
9 54 (5.78%) Scala
10 51 (5.46%) Ruby
11 31 (3.32%) T-SQL
12 29 (3.10%) Go
13 28 (3.00%) F#
14 26 (2.78%) Embedded C
15 24 (2.57%) Objective-C
16 20 (2.14%) PL/SQL
17 19 (2.03%) Perl
18 18 (1.93%) Embedded C++
19 15 (1.61%) PowerShell
20 14 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (20.99%) Degree
2 25 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.36%) PhD
4 12 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.75%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.25%) QA
2 12 (1.28%) DICOM
3 10 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.75%) GAMP
4 7 (0.75%) GCP
5 6 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.54%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.54%) MISRA
7 3 (0.32%) JTAG
7 3 (0.32%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.21%) SDET
9 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 39 (4.18%) Docker
2 11 (1.18%) Firmware
2 11 (1.18%) HDFS
3 10 (1.07%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.32%) NFS
6 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.32%) Xen
7 2 (0.21%) LXC
8 1 (0.11%) KVM
8 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (2.14%) Puppet
2 13 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.18%) Oozie
4 9 (0.96%) Grafana
4 9 (0.96%) Kibana
4 9 (0.96%) WMI
5 8 (0.86%) Ansible
6 7 (0.75%) StatsD
7 2 (0.21%) Control-M
7 2 (0.21%) logstash
7 2 (0.21%) Terraform
8 1 (0.11%) Graphite
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.11%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 110 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 99 (10.60%) Oracle
3 35 (3.75%) Sophos
4 28 (3.00%) Google
5 22 (2.36%) SAP
6 17 (1.82%) Apple
7 16 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.71%) Zend
8 9 (0.96%) IBM
9 7 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.75%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.54%) Sybase
10 5 (0.54%) Talend
11 4 (0.43%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.43%) Intel
11 4 (0.43%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.43%) Perforce
11 4 (0.43%) Splunk
12 3 (0.32%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.32%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + equity & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Torquay, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits BONUS AND BENFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,000 annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago