The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 89 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.20% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
936 1212 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.64% 96.42% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 760 957 1128
Median salary £42,500 £38,848 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.40% -13.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Saffron Walden - 2 £46,250 -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Biology
4 1 (12.50%) Pandas
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) SciPy
4 1 (12.50%) NumPy

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) NumPy
1 1 (12.50%) Pandas
1 1 (12.50%) SciPy
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001