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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 217 204 196
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 21
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £38,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +7.22%
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
5876 5667 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.98% 95.94% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4632 4647 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 +12 9 - - 1
Coventry +2 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Worcestershire +2 1 £45,000 -6.25%
Staffordshire -4 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Birmingham -15 1 £40,000 -3.61%
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) MVC
3 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
4 23 (48.94%) HTML
5 19 (40.43%) Node.js
5 19 (40.43%) Microservices
5 19 (40.43%) React
6 18 (38.30%) CSS
6 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
7 17 (36.17%) C#
7 17 (36.17%) SQL
7 17 (36.17%) Scrum
8 16 (34.04%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) RESTful
9 15 (31.91%) Java
9 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
10 14 (29.79%) HTML5
11 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
11 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
12 12 (25.53%) Web Design
12 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
12 12 (25.53%) User Stories
12 12 (25.53%) Grunt
12 12 (25.53%) gulp
13 11 (23.40%) User Experience
13 11 (23.40%) Docker
13 11 (23.40%) Back Office
13 11 (23.40%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (23.40%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) JBoss
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) HipChat
2 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.89%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Grunt
2 12 (25.53%) gulp
3 7 (14.89%) Babel
3 7 (14.89%) webpack
4 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.64%) JUnit
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (10.64%) PHPUnit
4 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.38%) Subversion
7 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.26%) Gradle
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.26%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (23.40%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) Node.js
2 19 (40.43%) React
3 18 (38.30%) CSS
4 16 (34.04%) .NET
4 16 (34.04%) RESTful
5 14 (29.79%) HTML5
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
7 11 (23.40%) jQuery
7 11 (23.40%) Web Services
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (21.28%) WCF
9 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.89%) Browserify
10 7 (14.89%) OOCSS
10 7 (14.89%) Sass
10 7 (14.89%) WPF
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (10.64%) Behat
12 5 (10.64%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) MVC
4 19 (40.43%) Microservices
5 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
6 17 (36.17%) Scrum
7 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
8 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
9 12 (25.53%) User Stories
9 12 (25.53%) Web Design
10 11 (23.40%) CRM
10 11 (23.40%) OO
11 10 (21.28%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (19.15%) SOA
13 7 (14.89%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 7 (14.89%) Mobile First
13 7 (14.89%) SMACSS
14 6 (12.77%) Open Source
14 6 (12.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) JavaScript
2 17 (36.17%) C#
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) C++
5 7 (14.89%) ES6
6 6 (12.77%) C
7 5 (10.64%) F#
7 5 (10.64%) PHP
7 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.51%) Python
8 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.26%) Clojure
10 2 (4.26%) XPath
11 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.13%) Erlang
11 1 (2.13%) Go
11 1 (2.13%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) TickIT
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Zend
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
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