The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 67 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.02% 1.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £48,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.98% +18.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
746 549 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.52% 95.98% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 672 473 488
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Taunton - 7 £32,500 -
Bath -19 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Degree