The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 96 104 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.082% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.084% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1150 1194 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1045 738
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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
(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
Torfaen +5 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Lisp
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Haskell
3 1 (33.33%) Erlang
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) Erlang
2 1 (33.33%) Haskell
2 1 (33.33%) Lisp
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle