The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 91 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 19 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.32% 1.08% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.15% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 8
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Software Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1369 1129 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.94% 93.38% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 896 1055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) TDD
6 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 9 (42.86%) MySQL
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 8 (38.10%) Apache
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) OOP
8 7 (33.33%) J2EE
9 6 (28.57%) Subversion
10 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 5 (23.81%) SaaS
10 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (19.05%) PL/1
11 4 (19.05%) PHP
11 4 (19.05%) RPG
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) COBOL
11 4 (19.05%) SOAP
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (19.05%) Open Source
11 4 (19.05%) REST
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
11 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 4 (19.05%) Hibernate

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) UniData
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) JasperReports
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Ant
4 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
4 2 (9.52%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (19.05%) Spring
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) Java SE
5 2 (9.52%) Java EE
5 2 (9.52%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.76%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (38.10%) OOP
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) B2B
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) WFM
8 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
8 2 (9.52%) Product Management
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PL/1
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) RPG
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) COBOL
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Zend