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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 57 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.57% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -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
547 640 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.66% 93.98% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 485 544 576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Bath - 8 £47,500 - 1
Taunton - 2 £31,659 - 1
Yeovil - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 23 (71.88%) C++
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
5 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 14 (43.75%) Mathematics
5 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 13 (40.63%) Oracle
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) Scrum
6 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
7 12 (37.50%) NUnit
7 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 10 (31.25%) WCF
9 9 (28.13%) WPF
10 8 (25.00%) C
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
10 8 (25.00%) Logistics
11 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.75%) Windows
12 6 (18.75%) UML
12 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.63%) IIS

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) NUnit
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) WCF
3 9 (28.13%) WPF
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mathematics
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Logistics
7 6 (18.75%) UML
8 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
8 5 (15.63%) Line Management
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
10 1 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 23 (71.88%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) C
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Delphi
5 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
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