The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 24 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 70 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 15 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.63% 1.10% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.13% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 22
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £45,300 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £49,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
883 796 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.77% 97.67% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 782 723 863
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Software Engineer
Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 24 April 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (78.26%) C++
3 15 (65.22%) UNIX
4 14 (60.87%) C
4 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
4 14 (60.87%) Mathematics
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) PhD
6 10 (43.48%) Solaris
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 10 (43.48%) Physics
6 10 (43.48%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Statistics
7 6 (26.09%) AIX
8 5 (21.74%) OOD
8 5 (21.74%) OOP
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.70%) Social Media
10 2 (8.70%) Kindle
10 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
10 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) Big Data
10 2 (8.70%) Advertising
10 2 (8.70%) TDD

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) GSM
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Computer Science
1 14 (60.87%) Mathematics
2 10 (43.48%) Physics
3 6 (26.09%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Social Media
4 2 (8.70%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) UNIX
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) OOD
2 5 (21.74%) OOP
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) PhD
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
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