The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 225 203 215
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 12 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 15
Median salary £43,750 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £39,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Warwickshire -3 5 - - 1
Coventry -1 3 - -
Staffordshire +3 2 £45,750 -
Birmingham -24 1 £40,000 -52.94% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) MVC
3 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
4 19 (57.58%) HTML
4 19 (57.58%) React
5 18 (54.55%) Microservices
5 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 18 (54.55%) Node.js
6 17 (51.52%) RESTful
7 16 (48.48%) CSS
8 15 (45.45%) Scrum
9 14 (42.42%) HTML5
9 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
10 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
10 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
11 12 (36.36%) Web Design
11 12 (36.36%) Back Office
11 12 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (36.36%) SQL
11 12 (36.36%) CRM
11 12 (36.36%) User Stories
11 12 (36.36%) Grunt
11 12 (36.36%) Docker
11 12 (36.36%) User Experience
11 12 (36.36%) gulp
12 11 (33.33%) C#
13 10 (30.30%) .NET
13 10 (30.30%) Web Services
14 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (36.36%) Grunt
2 12 (36.36%) gulp
3 7 (21.21%) Babel
3 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.21%) webpack
4 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
4 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
4 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.03%) Gradle
7 1 (3.03%) JIRA
7 1 (3.03%) JUnit
7 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
7 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (36.36%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) React
2 18 (54.55%) Node.js
3 17 (51.52%) RESTful
4 16 (48.48%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) HTML5
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.21%) Browserify
9 7 (21.21%) OOCSS
9 7 (21.21%) Sass
10 6 (18.18%) WCF
11 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.15%) Django
11 5 (15.15%) Ember.js
11 5 (15.15%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (15.15%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) iPhone
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) Microservices
4 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 15 (45.45%) Scrum
6 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
7 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
8 12 (36.36%) CRM
8 12 (36.36%) User Stories
8 12 (36.36%) Web Design
9 9 (27.27%) SOA
10 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (24.24%) OO
11 7 (21.21%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 7 (21.21%) Mobile First
11 7 (21.21%) SMACSS
12 6 (18.18%) TDD
12 6 (18.18%) Web Development
13 5 (15.15%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) ES6
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) F#
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
8 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (15.15%) Zend
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
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