The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1331 2025 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.30% 94.36% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1568 1505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) OOP
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (35.29%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (35.29%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (35.29%) Apex Code
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
7 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 5 (29.41%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 3 (17.65%) Internet
9 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
10 2 (11.76%) SMTP

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP
4 2 (11.76%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) POSIX
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) OOP
5 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.88%) Open Source
9 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.88%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Apex Code
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Zend
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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