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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.14% 1.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
275 319 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.86% 96.08% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 258 269 346
Average salary £40,000 £38,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTTP
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) DSL
3 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) OLTP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS