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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 213 193 201
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 20
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5884 5240 5202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.04% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4636 4376 4387
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Birmingham -5 9 £44,000 +6.02%
Coventry -1 7 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Staffordshire -8 4 £51,250 -
Worcestershire -7 1 £50,000 +4.16%
Warwickshire -8 1 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) MVC
4 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (47.37%) C#
5 18 (47.37%) .NET
6 16 (42.11%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) Java
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 13 (34.21%) Degree
10 12 (31.58%) WCF
10 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.95%) CSS
12 10 (26.32%) Scrum
12 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
13 9 (23.68%) Web Services
13 9 (23.68%) Unix
13 9 (23.68%) Oracle
13 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (23.68%) WPF
13 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
13 9 (23.68%) jQuery
13 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
14 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
14 8 (21.05%) Node.js
14 8 (21.05%) C++
14 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
14 8 (21.05%) Linux

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 8 (21.05%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) HipChat
2 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Skype
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (13.16%) Babel
3 5 (13.16%) Grunt
3 5 (13.16%) gulp
3 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 5 (13.16%) webpack
4 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.89%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.26%) Gradle
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (2.63%) jMock
7 1 (2.63%) Maven
7 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) .NET
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (31.58%) WCF
5 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 9 (23.68%) jQuery
7 9 (23.68%) Web Services
7 9 (23.68%) WPF
8 8 (21.05%) React
9 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) WinForms
10 5 (13.16%) Browserify
10 5 (13.16%) OOCSS
10 5 (13.16%) RESTful
10 5 (13.16%) Sass
10 5 (13.16%) XML
11 3 (7.89%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) Physics
6 1 (2.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 6 (15.79%) Android
5 5 (13.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) MVC
4 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Microservices
8 6 (15.79%) OO
8 6 (15.79%) User Stories
9 5 (13.16%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 5 (13.16%) Mobile First
9 5 (13.16%) SMACSS
9 5 (13.16%) TDD
9 5 (13.16%) Web Design
10 4 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (10.53%) SOA
11 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
7 6 (15.79%) C
7 6 (15.79%) F#
8 5 (13.16%) ES6
9 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
9 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.26%) Clojure
10 2 (5.26%) XPath
11 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.63%) Erlang
11 1 (2.63%) Haskell
11 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.63%) Scala
11 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
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