The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East 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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 286 300 339
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 138 168 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.80% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.83% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 105 130 106
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16811 20300 21240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.60% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14106 17008 16563
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +29 39 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Berkshire -2 33 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Sussex +31 19 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire -20 19 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 10 £50,000 +2.56%
Surrey +6 9 £60,000 +14.28%
East Sussex +6 8 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South East region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 273 (97.85%) Software Engineering
2 152 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (53.05%) C++
4 138 (49.46%) C#
5 111 (39.78%) Windows
6 96 (34.41%) JavaScript
7 93 (33.33%) .NET
8 87 (31.18%) Java
9 85 (30.47%) SQL
10 83 (29.75%) Degree
11 71 (25.45%) Linux
12 68 (24.37%) HTML
13 67 (24.01%) Microsoft
14 58 (20.79%) TDD
14 58 (20.79%) Multithreading
14 58 (20.79%) CSS
15 54 (19.35%) C
16 51 (18.28%) Python
16 51 (18.28%) Computer Science
17 49 (17.56%) Mentoring
18 46 (16.49%) Sophos
19 44 (15.77%) Web Services
20 42 (15.05%) Pair Programming
20 42 (15.05%) Oracle
21 41 (14.70%) XML
22 37 (13.26%) WCF
22 37 (13.26%) Coaching
23 36 (12.90%) SQL Server
24 35 (12.54%) ASP.NET
25 34 (12.19%) Test Automation

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (5.02%) IIS
2 7 (2.51%) Apache Pig
2 7 (2.51%) SAS
3 5 (1.79%) CICS
3 5 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.43%) CMS
4 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.08%) Apache
6 2 (0.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.94%) SaaS
3 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.30%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.23%) Internet
3 8 (2.87%) HTTP
4 7 (2.51%) FTP
5 6 (2.15%) Kerberos
5 6 (2.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) DVB
6 1 (0.36%) GSM
6 1 (0.36%) LTE
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) POP3
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) SSH
6 1 (0.36%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.53%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.09%) Big Data
5 14 (5.02%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.58%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.51%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.51%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.51%) MySQL
8 7 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.79%) DB2
10 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.43%) Redis
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.72%) Easytrieve
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.36%) MS Access
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.51%) Selenium
5 6 (2.15%) JUnit
5 6 (2.15%) Maven
6 5 (1.79%) Ant
6 5 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.79%) Subversion
7 4 (1.43%) Mocha
8 3 (1.08%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.08%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.08%) Hudson
8 3 (1.08%) QUnit
8 3 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.72%) jMock
General
1 18 (6.45%) Finance
2 15 (5.38%) Games
3 9 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.87%) Advertising
4 8 (2.87%) Electronics
5 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.79%) Military
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.33%) .NET
2 68 (24.37%) HTML
3 58 (20.79%) CSS
4 44 (15.77%) Web Services
5 41 (14.70%) XML
6 37 (13.26%) WCF
7 35 (12.54%) ASP.NET
8 28 (10.04%) SOAP
9 25 (8.96%) HTML5
10 22 (7.89%) RESTful
10 22 (7.89%) STL
11 21 (7.53%) .NET Framework
11 21 (7.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 21 (7.53%) jQuery
12 20 (7.17%) JSON
12 20 (7.17%) REST
13 18 (6.45%) Spring
13 18 (6.45%) WPF
14 17 (6.09%) AngularJS
14 17 (6.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.28%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.73%) Mathematics
3 14 (5.02%) Algorithms
3 14 (5.02%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (4.66%) Data Structures
5 10 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.23%) Physics
7 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.79%) RIA
8 4 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.43%) Life Science
8 4 (1.43%) User Experience
9 3 (1.08%) VSAM
10 2 (0.72%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.72%) CUDA
10 2 (0.72%) DataPower
10 2 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (39.78%) Windows
2 71 (25.45%) Linux
3 28 (10.04%) Mac OS X
4 18 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.66%) Unix
6 12 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (97.85%) Software Engineering
2 152 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (20.79%) Multithreading
3 58 (20.79%) TDD
4 49 (17.56%) Mentoring
5 42 (15.05%) Pair Programming
6 37 (13.26%) Coaching
7 34 (12.19%) Test Automation
8 33 (11.83%) UML
9 32 (11.47%) Unit Testing
10 31 (11.11%) MVC
11 28 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (9.68%) OO
12 27 (9.68%) Scrum
13 26 (9.32%) Cross-Platform Development
13 26 (9.32%) Secure Coding
14 21 (7.53%) OOD
15 19 (6.81%) Data Protection
16 18 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
17 17 (6.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 148 (53.05%) C++
2 138 (49.46%) C#
3 96 (34.41%) JavaScript
4 87 (31.18%) Java
5 85 (30.47%) SQL
6 54 (19.35%) C
7 51 (18.28%) Python
8 20 (7.17%) PHP
8 20 (7.17%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.94%) Ruby
10 9 (3.23%) Perl
11 7 (2.51%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.15%) F#
13 5 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.79%) COBOL
13 5 (1.79%) Lua
13 5 (1.79%) VB
14 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.43%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (29.75%) Degree
2 7 (2.51%) PhD
3 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.30%) DICOM
2 10 (3.58%) QA
3 7 (2.51%) GAMP
4 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.87%) HDFS
2 7 (2.51%) Apache Flume
3 6 (2.15%) NFS
4 2 (0.72%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.51%) Oozie
2 2 (0.72%) Control-M
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (24.01%) Microsoft
2 46 (16.49%) Sophos
3 42 (15.05%) Oracle
4 9 (3.23%) Zend
5 7 (2.51%) SAP
6 4 (1.43%) IBM
7 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.08%) Sun
7 3 (1.08%) Talend
8 2 (0.72%) Syncsort
9 1 (0.36%) RedGate
9 1 (0.36%) TSYS
9 1 (0.36%) Wind River
9 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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