The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 189 170 179
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 45 75 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 1.31% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.35% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 65
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £39,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5011 5544 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.07% 97.01% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4686 5281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Somerset +17 20 £38,000 -33.91% 2
Bristol -4 12 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Devon -7 6 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Gloucestershire -14 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Wiltshire +18 1 £42,500 - 1
Dorset +16 1 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 110 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (51.82%) Java
3 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (44.55%) C#
5 45 (40.91%) HTML
5 45 (40.91%) .NET
6 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
7 41 (37.27%) SQL
8 38 (34.55%) C++
9 27 (24.55%) NoSQL
10 25 (22.73%) Spring
10 25 (22.73%) Scrum
11 24 (21.82%) CSS
12 21 (19.09%) C
12 21 (19.09%) Unit Testing
13 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET
14 19 (17.27%) Windows
14 19 (17.27%) Linux
14 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
14 19 (17.27%) Hibernate
14 19 (17.27%) Degree
15 18 (16.36%) .NET Framework
15 18 (16.36%) UML
15 18 (16.36%) Oracle
15 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
16 17 (15.45%) MongoDB
17 15 (13.64%) SDLC
17 15 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (13.64%) MVC
17 15 (13.64%) TDD

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (3.64%) IIS
2 3 (2.73%) Apache
2 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.82%) CMS
3 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.91%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.36%) Internet
3 5 (4.55%) Modbus
3 5 (4.55%) RS-485
3 5 (4.55%) Wireless
4 2 (1.82%) DVB
5 1 (0.91%) HTTP
5 1 (0.91%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) NoSQL
2 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.45%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.91%) Big Data
5 10 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.64%) MySQL
7 3 (2.73%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.91%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.00%) JUnit
3 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
4 8 (7.27%) Mockito
4 8 (7.27%) NUnit
5 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.64%) JIRA
6 4 (3.64%) Selenium
7 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.82%) Moq
8 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.91%) Ant
9 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.91%) CMake
9 1 (0.91%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.91%) Maven
9 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.09%) Electronics
3 8 (7.27%) Finance
4 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.91%) .NET
1 45 (40.91%) HTML
2 25 (22.73%) Spring
3 24 (21.82%) CSS
4 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 19 (17.27%) Hibernate
6 18 (16.36%) .NET Framework
7 12 (10.91%) Java EE
8 11 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 11 (10.00%) REST
9 9 (8.18%) WCF
9 9 (8.18%) WPF
10 8 (7.27%) NHibernate
11 7 (6.36%) J2EE
11 7 (6.36%) jQuery
12 4 (3.64%) HTML5
12 4 (3.64%) Sass
12 4 (3.64%) SOAP
13 3 (2.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.36%) Device Driver
4 6 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.55%) Internet of Things
5 5 (4.55%) Robotics
6 2 (1.82%) Digital TV
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.82%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.82%) PKI
6 2 (1.82%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.82%) STB
7 1 (0.91%) EPoS
7 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.91%) iPad
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) MPEG
7 1 (0.91%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.27%) Linux
1 19 (17.27%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Android
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.73%) Unix
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.73%) Scrum
4 21 (19.09%) Unit Testing
5 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
5 18 (16.36%) UML
6 15 (13.64%) MVC
6 15 (13.64%) SDLC
6 15 (13.64%) TDD
7 13 (11.82%) ETL
7 13 (11.82%) Software Architecture
8 12 (10.91%) Automated Testing
8 12 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (10.00%) OO
9 11 (10.00%) Open Source
10 8 (7.27%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.27%) Web Development
11 7 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (6.36%) Microservices
11 7 (6.36%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 57 (51.82%) Java
2 49 (44.55%) C#
3 43 (39.09%) JavaScript
4 41 (37.27%) SQL
5 38 (34.55%) C++
6 21 (19.09%) C
7 14 (12.73%) Python
8 8 (7.27%) Embedded C
8 8 (7.27%) PHP
9 7 (6.36%) Embedded C++
10 6 (5.45%) Perl
11 4 (3.64%) Clojure
11 4 (3.64%) Erlang
11 4 (3.64%) F#
11 4 (3.64%) Haskell
11 4 (3.64%) Scala
12 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.82%) Lisp
13 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) PhD
3 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) ISO 14001
1 5 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 5 (4.55%) MISRA
1 5 (4.55%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.91%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) SAP
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.82%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.82%) New Relic
4 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.91%) IBM
5 1 (0.91%) Sencha
Swindon, Wiltshire
TRG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago