The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 18 April 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 74 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £39,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 8 £40,000 - 1
Newport - 3 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £39,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Avionics
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Java EE
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Struts
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) OOP

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.69%) NFC
2 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 5 (38.46%) Avionics
3 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Struts
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
Chepstow, Gwent
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Shares, Health/Dental, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago