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 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 51 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.57% - 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Average salary £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
345 349 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.85% 98.03% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 282 245 252
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Senior Software Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible