The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - 94 70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.26% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1113 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.42% 95.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 951 853 701
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Essex region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Software Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware