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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 403 433 478
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 500 561 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 413 483 434
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 January 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 January 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 -5 144 £65,000 +5.69% 18
South East +61 122 £52,500 +5.00% 20
East of England +6 68 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Yorkshire +59 53 £55,000 +10.00% 9
North West +2 36 £60,000 +26.31% 5
South West -1 36 £38,000 -20.00% 13
West Midlands +18 23 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands +7 17 £43,500 -3.33%
North East +1 1 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 959 (98.76%) Software Engineering
2 466 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (39.03%) Java
4 355 (36.56%) C#
5 333 (34.29%) C++
6 317 (32.65%) JavaScript
7 293 (30.18%) SQL
8 269 (27.70%) Linux
9 265 (27.29%) .NET
10 243 (25.03%) HTML
11 210 (21.63%) Python
12 203 (20.91%) TDD
13 198 (20.39%) Degree
14 187 (19.26%) Windows
15 186 (19.16%) Scrum
16 184 (18.95%) CSS
17 168 (17.30%) Git (software)
18 164 (16.89%) C
19 163 (16.79%) OO
20 155 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
21 148 (15.24%) MVC
21 148 (15.24%) NoSQL
22 142 (14.62%) SQL Server
23 135 (13.90%) Computer Science
24 129 (13.29%) Finance
25 127 (13.08%) AngularJS
26 125 (12.87%) Spring
27 121 (12.46%) Mentoring
28 116 (11.95%) Microsoft
29 115 (11.84%) Multithreading

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 (4.33%) Apache Spark
2 34 (3.50%) JBoss
2 34 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 30 (3.09%) IIS
4 20 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.75%) Apache
5 17 (1.75%) nginx
6 16 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.54%) Jetty
7 15 (1.54%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.24%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.72%) Confluence
10 6 (0.62%) Drupal
10 6 (0.62%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.51%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.41%) CMS
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.72%) MS Office
3 4 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.41%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 104 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (2.47%) SaaS
4 14 (1.44%) PaaS
5 12 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (1.03%) CloudFront
8 9 (0.93%) Office 365
9 6 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (0.62%) Sumo Logic
10 5 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
11 4 (0.41%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.31%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.21%) GitHub
14 1 (0.10%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.69%) TCP/IP
2 36 (3.71%) HTTP
2 36 (3.71%) Internet
3 23 (2.37%) Wireless
4 20 (2.06%) LDAP
5 18 (1.85%) FTP
5 18 (1.85%) Kerberos
6 12 (1.24%) Bluetooth
7 11 (1.13%) 802.11
7 11 (1.13%) RS-485
8 9 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 9 (0.93%) SNMP
9 6 (0.62%) Firewall
9 6 (0.62%) GPRS
9 6 (0.62%) Network Security
9 6 (0.62%) SSL
10 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.51%) IPv6
10 5 (0.51%) Modbus
11 4 (0.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (15.24%) NoSQL
2 142 (14.62%) SQL Server
3 104 (10.71%) MySQL
4 88 (9.06%) MongoDB
5 68 (7.00%) Big Data
6 51 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (4.33%) Relational Database
8 38 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 33 (3.40%) Hadoop
10 30 (3.09%) Redis
11 17 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.65%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.44%) InterSystems Cache
13 14 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.44%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.34%) Data Mining
15 12 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (1.03%) HBase
17 9 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 168 (17.30%) Git (software)
2 93 (9.58%) Jenkins
3 71 (7.31%) Subversion
4 64 (6.59%) Visual Studio
5 57 (5.87%) JUnit
6 44 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (4.33%) Maven
8 38 (3.91%) Selenium
9 32 (3.30%) Eclipse
10 31 (3.19%) JIRA
10 31 (3.19%) Mercurial
11 25 (2.57%) Ant
11 25 (2.57%) TeamCity
12 24 (2.47%) Hudson
13 21 (2.16%) NUnit
14 20 (2.06%) Cucumber
15 17 (1.75%) IntelliJ
15 17 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (1.54%) Mockito
17 14 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 129 (13.29%) Finance
2 56 (5.77%) Electronics
3 39 (4.02%) Games
4 32 (3.30%) Retail
5 29 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.47%) Marketing
7 19 (1.96%) Banking
7 19 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.34%) Back Office
9 10 (1.03%) Automotive
10 8 (0.82%) Advertising
11 6 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.62%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.51%) Law
13 4 (0.41%) Front Office
14 3 (0.31%) Billing
14 3 (0.31%) Legal
14 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (27.29%) .NET
2 243 (25.03%) HTML
3 184 (18.95%) CSS
4 127 (13.08%) AngularJS
5 125 (12.87%) Spring
6 115 (11.84%) REST
7 112 (11.53%) Web Services
8 100 (10.30%) ASP.NET
9 79 (8.14%) RESTful
10 78 (8.03%) Hibernate
10 78 (8.03%) WPF
11 76 (7.83%) XML
12 71 (7.31%) Node.js
13 66 (6.80%) jQuery
14 62 (6.39%) HTML5
14 62 (6.39%) J2EE
15 53 (5.46%) .NET Framework
15 53 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (4.94%) React
16 48 (4.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.90%) Computer Science
2 78 (8.03%) Algorithms
3 58 (5.97%) Data Structures
4 43 (4.43%) Fintech
5 40 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 38 (3.91%) Embedded Systems
7 28 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.78%) User Experience
9 20 (2.06%) Device Driver
10 17 (1.75%) Physics
11 16 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.65%) Internet of Things
12 14 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (1.24%) Blockchain
14 10 (1.03%) Cryptography
14 10 (1.03%) Xbox
15 9 (0.93%) Blog
15 9 (0.93%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 269 (27.70%) Linux
2 187 (19.26%) Windows
3 37 (3.81%) Unix
4 33 (3.40%) Android
5 19 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.62%) Solaris
9 6 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.41%) VMS
11 4 (0.41%) VxWorks
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 959 (98.76%) Software Engineering
2 466 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (20.91%) TDD
4 186 (19.16%) Scrum
5 163 (16.79%) OO
6 155 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
7 148 (15.24%) MVC
8 121 (12.46%) Mentoring
9 115 (11.84%) Multithreading
10 93 (9.58%) Microservices
11 84 (8.65%) Open Source
12 83 (8.55%) BDD
12 83 (8.55%) Unit Testing
13 78 (8.03%) Automated Testing
13 78 (8.03%) SDLC
14 71 (7.31%) DevOps
15 67 (6.90%) Analytics
16 64 (6.59%) Pair Programming
17 63 (6.49%) OOP
18 62 (6.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 379 (39.03%) Java
2 355 (36.56%) C#
3 333 (34.29%) C++
4 317 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 293 (30.18%) SQL
6 210 (21.63%) Python
7 164 (16.89%) C
8 81 (8.34%) PHP
9 64 (6.59%) Ruby
10 44 (4.53%) Scala
11 43 (4.43%) Embedded C
12 42 (4.33%) Perl
13 29 (2.99%) Go
14 26 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 24 (2.47%) Shell Script
16 23 (2.37%) Embedded C++
17 18 (1.85%) F#
18 16 (1.65%) Groovy
19 14 (1.44%) Bash Shell
20 13 (1.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 198 (20.39%) Degree
2 37 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.24%) BC Cleared
5 9 (0.93%) PhD
6 8 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.21%) HNC
9 2 (0.21%) HND
10 1 (0.10%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.43%) QA
2 12 (1.24%) GCP
3 9 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.93%) MISRA
4 5 (0.51%) JTAG
4 5 (0.51%) MISRA C
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.10%) ISO26262
System Software
1 42 (4.33%) Docker
2 20 (2.06%) Firmware
3 18 (1.85%) NFS
4 10 (1.03%) HDFS
5 8 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.72%) KVM
7 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.51%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.31%) Xen
11 2 (0.21%) QEMU
12 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (2.78%) Puppet
2 20 (2.06%) Ansible
3 14 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.82%) Grafana
4 8 (0.82%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.82%) Mesos
4 8 (0.82%) rkt
5 7 (0.72%) Nagios
6 6 (0.62%) Opsview
6 6 (0.62%) Riemann
7 4 (0.41%) Oozie
7 4 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.21%) Kibana
8 2 (0.21%) logstash
9 1 (0.10%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.10%) yum
Vendors
1 116 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 76 (7.83%) Oracle
3 25 (2.57%) Sophos
4 22 (2.27%) Splunk
5 20 (2.06%) Dell
6 19 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.65%) HP
8 14 (1.44%) Google
8 14 (1.44%) ILOG
8 14 (1.44%) SAP
9 13 (1.34%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.93%) Fiorano
10 9 (0.93%) Talend
10 9 (0.93%) VMware
10 9 (0.93%) WSO2
11 8 (0.82%) Altova
11 8 (0.82%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.72%) Intel
13 6 (0.62%) IBM
14 5 (0.51%) Adobe
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days' + BH, ch
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Superb Package , incl Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago