The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 34 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.35% 1.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 0
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 324 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.17% 94.46% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 259 286 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) Degree
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) C#
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 14 (43.75%) C++
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
6 13 (40.63%) Web Services
6 13 (40.63%) XML
6 13 (40.63%) OO
7 12 (37.50%) SOA
7 12 (37.50%) HTTP
7 12 (37.50%) CSS
7 12 (37.50%) HTML
7 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (37.50%) jQuery
7 12 (37.50%) Ajax
7 12 (37.50%) WCF
7 12 (37.50%) HTML5
7 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
8 11 (34.38%) Assembly Language
8 11 (34.38%) Firmware
9 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
9 10 (31.25%) MVC
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (31.25%) TDD
9 10 (31.25%) Jasmine

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) ZigBee
3 3 (9.38%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (15.63%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) SQLite
4 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (6.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) XML
3 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) HTML
3 12 (37.50%) jQuery
3 12 (37.50%) Ajax
3 12 (37.50%) WCF
3 12 (37.50%) HTML5
4 10 (31.25%) CSS3
4 10 (31.25%) Backbone.js
4 10 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (31.25%) JSON
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Compact Framework
6 1 (3.13%) Lucene
6 1 (3.13%) XSLT
6 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (34.38%) Firmware
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) OO
3 12 (37.50%) SOA
4 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 10 (31.25%) MVC
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.13%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) C++
4 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) Assembly Language
6 3 (9.38%) VB6
6 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) VB
6 3 (9.38%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
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