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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 99 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.43% 1.22% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.28% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 7
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +7.14%
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
1316 1091 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.47% 94.70% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 819 858
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) OO
4 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (39.13%) MySQL
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 8 (34.78%) Apache
6 8 (34.78%) OOP
7 7 (30.43%) J2EE
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Scrum
8 6 (26.09%) Subversion
8 6 (26.09%) SaaS
9 5 (21.74%) Open Source
9 5 (21.74%) REST
9 5 (21.74%) SOAP
9 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
10 4 (17.39%) PL/1
10 4 (17.39%) RPG
10 4 (17.39%) COBOL
10 4 (17.39%) Spring
10 4 (17.39%) UniData
10 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
11 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (34.78%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) UniData
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) JasperReports
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) Ant
3 3 (13.04%) JUnit
3 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl
4 2 (8.70%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) J2EE
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 5 (21.74%) REST
3 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) LAMP
6 1 (4.35%) POSIX
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Java SE
6 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 13 (56.52%) OO
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 8 (34.78%) OOP
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
8 3 (13.04%) Product Management
8 3 (13.04%) WFM
8 3 (13.04%) OOD
8 3 (13.04%) B2B
9 2 (8.70%) UML
9 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
9 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.35%) Network Management
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PL/1
3 4 (17.39%) COBOL
3 4 (17.39%) RPG
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Zend