The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank - 103 105
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
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 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
1009 1339 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.82% 97.81% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1144 1163
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) C++
3 10 (50.00%) C
3 10 (50.00%) UML
3 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
4 9 (45.00%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (45.00%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (45.00%) Embedded C++
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) QA
6 6 (30.00%) Selenium
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Python
6 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (30.00%) Scala

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (30.00%) HBase
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (30.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Physics
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) C
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) Embedded C
3 9 (45.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Go
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) MISRA
2 1 (5.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cloudera
1 6 (30.00%) Hortonworks