The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire 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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 104 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.79% 0.86% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.89% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Median salary £50,000 £42,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -14.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1095 1011 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.39% 96.75% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 884 826 688
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Cheltenham -9 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Gloucester -3 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) C++
3 10 (83.33%) Python
3 10 (83.33%) C
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
5 7 (58.33%) Embedded C++
6 6 (50.00%) RS-485
6 6 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (50.00%) Device Driver
7 5 (41.67%) Wireless
7 5 (41.67%) Internet
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) UML
7 5 (41.67%) Java
7 5 (41.67%) Time Management
7 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
7 5 (41.67%) Modbus
7 5 (41.67%) Internet of Things
7 5 (41.67%) Energy Management
7 5 (41.67%) MISRA C
7 5 (41.67%) MISRA
8 4 (33.33%) Perl
9 3 (25.00%) PHP
9 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (25.00%) HTML
9 3 (25.00%) CSS
9 3 (25.00%) Unix
9 3 (25.00%) Web Development

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) RS-485
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) Modbus
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (41.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Energy Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) C
2 10 (83.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded C++
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) MISRA
1 5 (41.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle