The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 103 103 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.22% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1294 1329 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.10% 98.23% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1137 851
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 Wales

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 14 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
South Wales +6 2 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Mid Wales -3 2 - - 1
Senior Software Engineer
UK

Senior Software Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) C
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) Lisp
6 1 (16.67%) Haskell
6 1 (16.67%) Erlang
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (16.67%) Clojure
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Clojure
4 1 (16.67%) Erlang
4 1 (16.67%) Haskell
4 1 (16.67%) Lisp
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago