The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 56 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% - 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
475 543 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.62% 94.76% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 418 460 597
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 6 £47,500 -
Taunton - 2 £33,884 - 1
Street - 1 £110,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (87.50%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
5 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
5 13 (54.17%) Manufacturing
5 13 (54.17%) Mathematics
5 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
6 9 (37.50%) C++
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.83%) WCF
8 5 (20.83%) WPF
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (8.33%) Logistics
11 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 2 (8.33%) NUnit
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (8.33%) Web Development
11 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Java

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 13 (54.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) WCF
2 5 (20.83%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Mason
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Mathematics
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Management
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) Delphi
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
Taunton
CPS Group
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago