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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 95 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.40% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £51,250 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.18% -4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
964 906 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.57% 95.67% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 777 761 714
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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 -2 2 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Gloucester +1 1 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (75.00%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
5 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Java EE
6 4 (33.33%) RS-485
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) UML
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (16.67%) Perl
9 1 (8.33%) PHP

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 4 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (8.33%) ASN.1
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
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
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) GCC
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OOD
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Green Hills
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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