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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 474 473 531
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 535 563 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 426 465 471
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +62 200 £65,000 +8.33% 21
South East -29 147 £50,000 - 17
East of England +51 80 £50,000 - 10
South West -21 40 £47,500 +2.70% 7
West Midlands -21 27 £45,000 +12.50%
North West +19 23 £47,500 - 7
Yorkshire -8 7 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands -15 6 £42,500 +3.03%
North East +14 5 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1077 (99.08%) Software Engineering
2 613 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
3 453 (41.67%) Java
4 426 (39.19%) C#
5 405 (37.26%) TDD
6 401 (36.89%) JavaScript
7 362 (33.30%) C++
8 338 (31.09%) HTML
9 320 (29.44%) SQL
10 312 (28.70%) .NET
11 272 (25.02%) CSS
12 270 (24.84%) OO
13 243 (22.36%) Linux
14 239 (21.99%) MVC
15 238 (21.90%) Windows
16 224 (20.61%) Scrum
17 217 (19.96%) Degree
18 194 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
19 193 (17.76%) BDD
20 181 (16.65%) Python
21 175 (16.10%) ASP.NET
22 174 (16.01%) Web Services
23 168 (15.46%) C
24 159 (14.63%) Mentoring
25 157 (14.44%) NoSQL
26 154 (14.17%) Computer Science
27 149 (13.71%) HTML5
28 145 (13.34%) Multithreading
29 141 (12.97%) AngularJS
30 133 (12.24%) SQL Server

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 64 (5.89%) Node.js
2 52 (4.78%) Tomcat
3 29 (2.67%) Apache
4 26 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.21%) JBoss
6 22 (2.02%) NServiceBus
7 17 (1.56%) IIS
7 17 (1.56%) OpenStack
7 17 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.10%) Mule
9 8 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.74%) nginx
10 6 (0.55%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.46%) CICS
12 4 (0.37%) PegaRULES
12 4 (0.37%) SAS
12 4 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.28%) Apache TomEE
13 3 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.74%) MS Office
3 6 (0.55%) Simulink
4 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) TargetLink
5 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.092%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.092%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.092%) Magento
2 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.092%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 104 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (4.05%) SaaS
4 25 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (1.66%) Google App Engine
6 14 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.10%) GitHub
8 10 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.74%) PaaS
10 7 (0.64%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.28%) Heroku
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.092%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.092%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.70%) TCP/IP
2 50 (4.60%) Internet
3 37 (3.40%) HTTP
4 28 (2.58%) Network Security
5 14 (1.29%) LDAP
6 12 (1.10%) Wireshark
7 11 (1.01%) SNMP
8 8 (0.74%) LTE
9 7 (0.64%) ATM
9 7 (0.64%) GSM
9 7 (0.64%) UMTS
10 6 (0.55%) AMQP
10 6 (0.55%) DVB
10 6 (0.55%) MQTT
10 6 (0.55%) SMTP
11 5 (0.46%) Wireless
12 4 (0.37%) DNS
12 4 (0.37%) RS-485
13 3 (0.28%) Firewall
13 3 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (14.44%) NoSQL
2 133 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 67 (6.16%) Big Data
4 63 (5.80%) MySQL
5 50 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 43 (3.96%) MongoDB
7 30 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 21 (1.93%) Couchbase
10 21 (1.93%) RavenDB
11 17 (1.56%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.47%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.29%) Redis
14 12 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (1.01%) Event Store
15 11 (1.01%) HBase
15 11 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 119 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.73%) Jenkins
2 84 (7.73%) Maven
2 84 (7.73%) Visual Studio
3 59 (5.43%) JUnit
4 56 (5.15%) Subversion
5 31 (2.85%) Selenium
6 28 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (2.58%) TeamCity
7 27 (2.48%) JIRA
8 25 (2.30%) Artifactory
9 24 (2.21%) Mercurial
9 24 (2.21%) SpecFlow
10 22 (2.02%) Ant
11 21 (1.93%) Vagrant
12 18 (1.66%) jMock
12 18 (1.66%) Mockito
13 17 (1.56%) NUnit
14 16 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
15 13 (1.20%) Hudson
General
1 112 (10.30%) Finance
2 65 (5.98%) Games
3 54 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 37 (3.40%) Electronics
5 31 (2.85%) Marketing
5 31 (2.85%) Retail
6 23 (2.12%) Aerospace
7 19 (1.75%) Banking
8 17 (1.56%) Automotive
8 17 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.74%) Advertising
9 8 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.64%) Military
10 7 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.46%) Legal
12 5 (0.46%) Publishing
13 4 (0.37%) French Language
14 3 (0.28%) Avionics
15 2 (0.18%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (31.09%) HTML
2 312 (28.70%) .NET
3 272 (25.02%) CSS
4 175 (16.10%) ASP.NET
5 174 (16.01%) Web Services
6 149 (13.71%) HTML5
7 141 (12.97%) AngularJS
8 133 (12.24%) XML
9 126 (11.59%) Spring
10 119 (10.95%) jQuery
11 116 (10.67%) WPF
12 110 (10.12%) WCF
13 105 (9.66%) JSON
14 98 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 95 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 93 (8.56%) CSS3
17 91 (8.37%) REST
18 81 (7.45%) J2EE
19 77 (7.08%) RESTful
19 77 (7.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 154 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 77 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (5.98%) Algorithms
3 65 (5.98%) Mathematics
4 47 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 32 (2.94%) Physics
6 32 (2.94%) Visualisation
7 28 (2.58%) User Experience
8 27 (2.48%) Data Structures
9 24 (2.21%) BYOD
9 24 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
9 24 (2.21%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.66%) Device Driver
11 17 (1.56%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 11 (1.01%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.83%) Biotechnology
13 9 (0.83%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 243 (22.36%) Linux
2 238 (21.90%) Windows
3 100 (9.20%) Unix
4 76 (6.99%) Android
5 57 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.21%) Windows Mobile
7 22 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
8 17 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 14 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.01%) Solaris
11 10 (0.92%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.55%) Windows Server
12 6 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.37%) VxWorks
14 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1077 (99.08%) Software Engineering
2 613 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
3 405 (37.26%) TDD
4 270 (24.84%) OO
5 239 (21.99%) MVC
6 224 (20.61%) Scrum
7 194 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
8 193 (17.76%) BDD
9 159 (14.63%) Mentoring
10 145 (13.34%) Multithreading
11 93 (8.56%) OOD
12 90 (8.28%) SOLID
13 89 (8.19%) Open Source
14 83 (7.64%) OOP
15 82 (7.54%) SDLC
16 75 (6.90%) Unit Testing
17 66 (6.07%) SOA
18 65 (5.98%) DevOps
19 63 (5.80%) High Availability
20 56 (5.15%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 453 (41.67%) Java
2 426 (39.19%) C#
3 401 (36.89%) JavaScript
4 362 (33.30%) C++
5 320 (29.44%) SQL
6 181 (16.65%) Python
7 168 (15.46%) C
8 58 (5.34%) Ruby
9 57 (5.24%) Objective-C
9 57 (5.24%) Scala
10 46 (4.23%) PHP
11 38 (3.50%) T-SQL
12 29 (2.67%) Go
13 24 (2.21%) Clojure
13 24 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 23 (2.12%) Embedded C
14 23 (2.12%) F#
14 23 (2.12%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.12%) VB
15 22 (2.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 217 (19.96%) Degree
2 24 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.83%) PhD
5 4 (0.37%) HND
6 2 (0.18%) CCNA
6 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.18%) CISSP
6 2 (0.18%) GIAC
6 2 (0.18%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.18%) MCSE
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.18%) SANS
6 2 (0.18%) SSCP
7 1 (0.092%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.092%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.61%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) DO-178B
3 4 (0.37%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.37%) TickIT
4 3 (0.28%) MISRA
5 2 (0.18%) SLA
6 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.092%) ISO15022
6 1 (0.092%) ISO20022
System Software
1 51 (4.69%) Docker
2 15 (1.38%) Xen
3 13 (1.20%) LXC
4 12 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.92%) Firmware
6 7 (0.64%) HDFS
7 4 (0.37%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.37%) Varnish
8 1 (0.092%) KVM
8 1 (0.092%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.092%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (2.67%) Puppet
2 24 (2.21%) WMI
3 15 (1.38%) Terraform
4 14 (1.29%) Ansible
5 13 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.37%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.37%) Oozie
Vendors
1 128 (11.78%) Oracle
2 99 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 43 (3.96%) Google
4 24 (2.21%) Apple
5 18 (1.66%) Sophos
6 13 (1.20%) Perforce
7 9 (0.83%) Sybase
8 8 (0.74%) SAP
9 7 (0.64%) FactSet
9 7 (0.64%) IBM
9 7 (0.64%) webMethods
9 7 (0.64%) WSO2
10 6 (0.55%) Progress
10 6 (0.55%) Wall Street Systems
11 5 (0.46%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.46%) Facebook
11 5 (0.46%) hybris
11 5 (0.46%) Pega
11 5 (0.46%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.37%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Beneits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Admedo
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: £Excellent Base + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexitime & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago