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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 423 452 486
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 491 580 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.63% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 390 485 423
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -33 133 £65,000 +5.69% 14
South East +62 104 £55,000 +10.00% 16
East of England +2 61 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire +71 56 £55,000 +25.00% 5
South West +20 51 £37,775 -20.47% 13
North West -15 43 £55,000 +15.78% 3
West Midlands +33 25 £42,500 -3.02% 2
East Midlands +16 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North East +1 1 £30,500 -23.75%
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 998 (98.71%) Software Engineering
2 456 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (40.26%) Java
4 364 (36.00%) C++
5 354 (35.01%) C#
6 330 (32.64%) JavaScript
7 304 (30.07%) SQL
8 289 (28.59%) Linux
9 263 (26.01%) HTML
10 247 (24.43%) .NET
11 211 (20.87%) Degree
12 209 (20.67%) Python
13 203 (20.08%) TDD
14 201 (19.88%) Windows
15 195 (19.29%) OO
15 195 (19.29%) CSS
16 189 (18.69%) C
16 189 (18.69%) Git (software)
17 182 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
18 181 (17.90%) Scrum
19 159 (15.73%) NoSQL
20 155 (15.33%) MVC
21 153 (15.13%) SQL Server
22 137 (13.55%) Spring
23 134 (13.25%) Computer Science
24 129 (12.76%) AngularJS
25 128 (12.66%) REST
26 127 (12.56%) Multithreading
26 127 (12.56%) Finance
27 122 (12.07%) Web Services

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 42 (4.15%) Tomcat
2 40 (3.96%) JBoss
3 37 (3.66%) Apache Spark
4 34 (3.36%) IIS
5 22 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.08%) nginx
7 20 (1.98%) Apache
7 20 (1.98%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.88%) Jetty
9 18 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.38%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.79%) Confluence
12 6 (0.59%) Drupal
12 6 (0.59%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.40%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.30%) SAS
15 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (1.48%) Photoshop
2 14 (1.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.09%) MS Office
4 6 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.099%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.099%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.49%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.099%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.47%) SaaS
4 22 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.38%) Office 365
6 11 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.09%) PaaS
7 10 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (0.99%) CloudFront
8 9 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.59%) Sumo Logic
10 5 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.49%) AWS OpsWorks
11 3 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.099%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.099%) Force.com
12 1 (0.099%) GitHub
12 1 (0.099%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 44 (4.35%) HTTP
3 39 (3.86%) Internet
4 27 (2.67%) Wireless
5 21 (2.08%) LDAP
6 18 (1.78%) Bluetooth
7 16 (1.58%) FTP
7 16 (1.58%) Kerberos
8 15 (1.48%) 802.11
9 12 (1.19%) SNMP
10 10 (0.99%) RS-485
11 9 (0.89%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.79%) Firewall
12 8 (0.79%) GSM
13 7 (0.69%) 3G
13 7 (0.69%) 4G
13 7 (0.69%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.69%) OpenFlow
14 6 (0.59%) GPRS
14 6 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (15.73%) NoSQL
2 153 (15.13%) SQL Server
3 113 (11.18%) MySQL
4 87 (8.61%) MongoDB
5 62 (6.13%) Big Data
6 51 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 36 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 33 (3.26%) Hadoop
10 26 (2.57%) Redis
11 19 (1.88%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.78%) InterSystems Cache
12 18 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.38%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.19%) Blockchain
14 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.99%) Data Mining
15 10 (0.99%) GIS
15 10 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 189 (18.69%) Git (software)
2 99 (9.79%) Subversion
3 83 (8.21%) Jenkins
4 77 (7.62%) Visual Studio
5 56 (5.54%) JUnit
6 50 (4.95%) Maven
7 49 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (4.35%) Mercurial
9 36 (3.56%) Selenium
10 35 (3.46%) Ant
11 34 (3.36%) JIRA
12 33 (3.26%) Eclipse
13 30 (2.97%) Hudson
14 21 (2.08%) Grunt
15 20 (1.98%) TeamCity
16 18 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
17 17 (1.68%) Cucumber
18 16 (1.58%) IntelliJ
19 14 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 14 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 127 (12.56%) Finance
2 60 (5.93%) Electronics
3 43 (4.25%) Games
4 33 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.77%) Retail
6 21 (2.08%) Banking
6 21 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.78%) Marketing
8 12 (1.19%) Automotive
9 11 (1.09%) Billing
10 10 (0.99%) Advertising
10 10 (0.99%) Back Office
11 8 (0.79%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.59%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.40%) Front Office
15 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.20%) Law
16 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (26.01%) HTML
2 247 (24.43%) .NET
3 195 (19.29%) CSS
4 137 (13.55%) Spring
5 129 (12.76%) AngularJS
6 128 (12.66%) REST
7 122 (12.07%) Web Services
8 99 (9.79%) ASP.NET
9 94 (9.30%) XML
10 87 (8.61%) Hibernate
11 86 (8.51%) Node.js
12 84 (8.31%) HTML5
13 80 (7.91%) RESTful
14 74 (7.32%) WPF
15 71 (7.02%) jQuery
16 64 (6.33%) J2EE
17 56 (5.54%) React
18 52 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (5.14%) JSON
19 51 (5.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 93 (9.20%) Algorithms
3 69 (6.82%) Data Structures
4 44 (4.35%) Fintech
5 43 (4.25%) Embedded Systems
6 33 (3.26%) User Experience
7 27 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
10 17 (1.68%) Internet of Things
11 16 (1.58%) Device Driver
12 14 (1.38%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.89%) PMI
14 9 (0.89%) Xbox
15 8 (0.79%) Animation
15 8 (0.79%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.69%) Smart Home
17 6 (0.59%) CAN bus
17 6 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 289 (28.59%) Linux
2 201 (19.88%) Windows
3 41 (4.06%) Unix
4 39 (3.86%) Android
5 21 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.99%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.59%) Solaris
9 6 (0.59%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.40%) VMS
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.099%) CentOS
13 1 (0.099%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (98.71%) Software Engineering
2 456 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (20.08%) TDD
4 195 (19.29%) OO
5 182 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 181 (17.90%) Scrum
7 155 (15.33%) MVC
8 127 (12.56%) Multithreading
9 109 (10.78%) Mentoring
10 106 (10.48%) Automated Testing
11 102 (10.09%) Microservices
12 94 (9.30%) Unit Testing
13 91 (9.00%) Open Source
14 81 (8.01%) DevOps
15 69 (6.82%) OOP
16 67 (6.63%) Pair Programming
16 67 (6.63%) SDLC
17 65 (6.43%) BDD
18 64 (6.33%) Analytics
18 64 (6.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 407 (40.26%) Java
2 364 (36.00%) C++
3 354 (35.01%) C#
4 330 (32.64%) JavaScript
5 304 (30.07%) SQL
6 209 (20.67%) Python
7 189 (18.69%) C
8 86 (8.51%) PHP
9 64 (6.33%) Ruby
10 45 (4.45%) Perl
11 42 (4.15%) Embedded C
12 39 (3.86%) Scala
13 30 (2.97%) Go
14 26 (2.57%) ES6
14 26 (2.57%) PowerShell
14 26 (2.57%) Shell Script
15 22 (2.18%) Embedded C++
16 21 (2.08%) Groovy
17 14 (1.38%) F#
18 13 (1.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (20.87%) Degree
2 45 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.89%) BC Cleared
4 9 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.79%) PhD
6 4 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.20%) HNC
7 2 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.55%) QA
2 9 (0.89%) GCP
3 7 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.59%) MISRA
5 3 (0.30%) JTAG
5 3 (0.30%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.099%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.099%) ISO26262
System Software
1 46 (4.55%) Docker
2 20 (1.98%) Firmware
3 16 (1.58%) NFS
4 12 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.99%) HDFS
5 10 (0.99%) KVM
6 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.30%) Xen
11 2 (0.20%) QEMU
12 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.099%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (2.37%) Puppet
2 21 (2.08%) Ansible
3 15 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.89%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (0.79%) Mesos
5 8 (0.79%) Nagios
5 8 (0.79%) rkt
6 6 (0.59%) Grafana
6 6 (0.59%) Opsview
6 6 (0.59%) Riemann
7 5 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.30%) Oozie
9 1 (0.099%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.099%) yum
9 1 (0.099%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 107 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.32%) Oracle
3 25 (2.47%) Splunk
4 21 (2.08%) Dell
5 20 (1.98%) Google
5 20 (1.98%) Sophos
6 19 (1.88%) Adobe
7 18 (1.78%) Atlassian
7 18 (1.78%) ILOG
8 16 (1.58%) HP
8 16 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.29%) Altova
9 13 (1.29%) Zend
10 11 (1.09%) Fiorano
10 11 (1.09%) SAP
10 11 (1.09%) Talend
10 11 (1.09%) WSO2
11 10 (0.99%) VMware
12 9 (0.89%) Facebook
13 8 (0.79%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits and flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus incentives and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago