The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 93 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.72% 1.05% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.08% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £41,000 £77,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.09% +77.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1071 1107 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.66% 97.19% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 750 873 743
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham 0 6 £39,500 -36.80% 1
Gloucester - 1 £60,000 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) C++
3 8 (66.67%) C
4 7 (58.33%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) UML
5 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Java EE
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (33.33%) RS-485
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) RS-485
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) GCC
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Cybercrime
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
4 5 (41.67%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 3 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) GIAC
3 2 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (16.67%) SSCP
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Green Hills
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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