The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 54 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 19 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.98% 1.53% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 1.55% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 10
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 772 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.83% 98.72% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 555 727 762
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Southampton region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) C++
3 21 (58.33%) C#
4 19 (52.78%) Windows
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 14 (38.89%) .NET
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 13 (36.11%) Multithreading
8 12 (33.33%) TDD
8 12 (33.33%) Algorithms
9 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) HTML
10 10 (27.78%) STL
10 10 (27.78%) Client/Server
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (27.78%) Multithreaded Programming
11 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (25.00%) WPF
11 9 (25.00%) CSS
12 8 (22.22%) Python
13 7 (19.44%) OO
13 7 (19.44%) C
14 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
15 5 (13.89%) HTML5

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) HBase
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Trac
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) STL
3 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) WPF
4 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Node.js
7 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.56%) CSS3
8 2 (5.56%) Laravel
8 2 (5.56%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) Symfony
8 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (27.78%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) VMS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Multithreading
4 12 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (19.44%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.11%) OOD
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 3 (8.33%) MVC
9 3 (8.33%) OOP
10 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 2 (5.56%) OO PHP
10 2 (5.56%) Scrum
10 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.78%) DevOps
11 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C++
2 21 (58.33%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) Python
5 7 (19.44%) C
6 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 3 (8.33%) PHP
9 2 (5.56%) F#
9 2 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby
10 1 (2.78%) Go
10 1 (2.78%) Perl
10 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) FreeIPA
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Zend
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