The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales 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 85 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.00% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +2.40%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1080 1237 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.91% 98.25% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1060 980
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Torfaen - 5 - -
Newport - 3 £60,000 - 1
Cardiff +7 2 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £43,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

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

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 South Wales region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) J2EE
3 10 (71.43%) RESTful
3 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
4 9 (64.29%) Release Management
4 9 (64.29%) Spring
5 8 (57.14%) JSF
5 8 (57.14%) Maven
5 8 (57.14%) JMX
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) Python
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (57.14%) Java EE
5 8 (57.14%) JPA
5 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (57.14%) Dependency Management
5 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
6 6 (42.86%) Digital Media
6 6 (42.86%) Neo4j
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Perforce
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) UML
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) HTML

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (42.86%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) FishEye
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Military
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
1 10 (71.43%) RESTful
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) Java EE
3 8 (57.14%) JMX
3 8 (57.14%) JPA
3 8 (57.14%) JSF
3 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
6 2 (14.29%) Grails
6 2 (14.29%) Java EE 5
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Digital Media
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Release Management
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Dependency Management
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) API Development
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Perforce
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
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