The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 62 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 551 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.78% 97.70% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 440 456 461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Senior Software Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Python

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree