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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 68 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% - 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Median salary £80,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
853 1066 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.16% 97.89% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 755 928 1050
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 7 £80,000 -
Cardiff - 6 £80,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) C++
3 12 (50.00%) UML
4 10 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (41.67%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 9 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 9 (37.50%) Requirements Management
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
5 9 (37.50%) C
5 9 (37.50%) C#
5 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 9 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 9 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (33.33%) BDD
7 7 (29.17%) QA
8 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) Scala
8 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (25.00%) Big Data
3 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (25.00%) HBase
3 6 (25.00%) Sqoop
4 2 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (4.17%) FishEye
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
1 2 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
1 4 (16.67%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) Java EE
2 3 (12.50%) JMX
2 3 (12.50%) JPA
2 3 (12.50%) JSF
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) Spring Boot
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Grails
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Java EE 5
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (37.50%) Requirements Management
4 9 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 1 (4.17%) API Development
9 1 (4.17%) DevOps
9 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 10 (41.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) C
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 9 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 9 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Go
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) MISRA
2 1 (4.17%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 6 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian