The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 47 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.28% 2.88% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 2.89% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £33,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 311 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.30% 99.36% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 251 282 328
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Peterborough

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (62.50%) Wireless
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
2 3 (37.50%) DSL
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) GTK+
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) HDFS
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) GTK+
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS