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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 221 195 199
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 22
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,750
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
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
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 29 June 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 29 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
Coventry +9 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Warwickshire +3 5 - - 1
Birmingham -12 4 £44,500 +10.55%
Staffordshire -9 3 £45,000 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £45,000 -6.25%
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 29 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) MVC
4 26 (57.78%) HTML
4 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
5 19 (42.22%) C#
6 18 (40.00%) .NET
6 18 (40.00%) CSS
7 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
8 16 (35.56%) SQL
9 15 (33.33%) Java
9 15 (33.33%) Node.js
9 15 (33.33%) React
10 14 (31.11%) Microservices
10 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
10 14 (31.11%) HTML5
11 13 (28.89%) Degree
11 13 (28.89%) Scrum
11 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
12 12 (26.67%) Grunt
12 12 (26.67%) gulp
12 12 (26.67%) Web Design
12 12 (26.67%) WCF
12 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (26.67%) RESTful
13 11 (24.44%) jQuery
13 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
13 11 (24.44%) Web Services
13 11 (24.44%) OO
14 10 (22.22%) WPF

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 (4.44%) JBoss
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) HipChat
2 1 (2.22%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.56%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Grunt
1 12 (26.67%) gulp
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.78%) TeamCity
4 7 (15.56%) Babel
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (15.56%) webpack
5 5 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.11%) JUnit
5 5 (11.11%) PHPUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Subversion
6 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.44%) Gradle
7 2 (4.44%) JIRA
7 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium
8 1 (2.22%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (2.22%) jMock
8 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (15.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) Node.js
3 15 (33.33%) React
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
4 14 (31.11%) HTML5
5 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (26.67%) RESTful
5 12 (26.67%) WCF
6 11 (24.44%) jQuery
6 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (22.22%) WPF
8 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (15.56%) Browserify
8 7 (15.56%) OOCSS
8 7 (15.56%) Sass
8 7 (15.56%) WinForms
9 5 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) iPhone
4 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Android
4 5 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) MVC
4 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
5 14 (31.11%) Microservices
6 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
6 13 (28.89%) Scrum
7 12 (26.67%) Web Design
8 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
8 11 (24.44%) OO
9 8 (17.78%) User Stories
10 7 (15.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 7 (15.56%) CRM
10 7 (15.56%) Mobile First
10 7 (15.56%) SMACSS
11 6 (13.33%) Open Source
11 6 (13.33%) TDD
11 6 (13.33%) Web Development
12 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) C++
5 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
6 7 (15.56%) ES6
6 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
7 6 (13.33%) C
7 6 (13.33%) F#
8 5 (11.11%) PHP
9 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.44%) Clojure
10 2 (4.44%) XPath
11 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.22%) Erlang
11 1 (2.22%) Go
11 1 (2.22%) Haskell
11 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) TickIT
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (11.11%) Zend
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago