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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - 30 38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 6.05% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.15% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 16
Average salary - £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
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
301 309 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.19% 98.41% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 235 267 315
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) GTK+
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DSL
3 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA