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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 91 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% 0.21% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.22% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £39,200 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £48,800 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1283 1362 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.72% 97.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1117 1110
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 4 £51,250 +34.86%
Mid Wales -8 2 £42,500 -15.00%
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Java EE
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) UML
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Management
3 4 (30.77%) Spring Boot
3 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) JSF
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) JMX
4 3 (23.08%) Perforce
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP

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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (15.38%) FishEye
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Java EE
1 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) JMX
2 4 (30.77%) JPA
2 4 (30.77%) JSF
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Spring Boot
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Dropwizard
4 2 (15.38%) Grails
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Java EE 5
4 2 (15.38%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) IPTV
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
2 5 (38.46%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Groovy
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Perforce
3 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia