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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 125 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.90% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.94% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 8
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
Berkshire

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
1732 2126 2361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.65% 96.16% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1637 1668
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) OOP
3 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) PHP
5 9 (42.86%) LAMP
5 9 (42.86%) Symfony
5 9 (42.86%) Zend
5 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) C++
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) BDD
9 3 (14.29%) High Availability
9 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development

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 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) POP3
1 1 (4.76%) SMTP
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) LAMP
1 9 (42.86%) Symfony
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) JFC
4 1 (4.76%) LINQ
4 1 (4.76%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) OOP
3 10 (47.62%) OO
4 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 9 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 3 (14.29%) BDD
8 3 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
8 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Kanban
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) AspectJ
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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