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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 178 227 178
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.24% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.24% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 32
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4502 5720 4952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.59% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 4719 4243
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 +42 11 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Coventry +21 9 £42,500 -
Birmingham +14 4 £40,000 -26.13% 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 20 (52.63%) Node.js
5 19 (50.00%) SQL
6 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
7 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
7 17 (44.74%) MVC
7 17 (44.74%) User Experience
8 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (36.84%) HTML5
9 14 (36.84%) HTML
9 14 (36.84%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) C#
10 13 (34.21%) SOA
10 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
10 13 (34.21%) React
11 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
11 12 (31.58%) Linux
12 11 (28.95%) XML
12 11 (28.95%) Billing
12 11 (28.95%) Subversion
12 11 (28.95%) jQuery
12 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
13 10 (26.32%) gulp
13 10 (26.32%) ES6
13 10 (26.32%) Babel
13 10 (26.32%) Single Customer View
13 10 (26.32%) Grunt

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 (5.26%) JBoss
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SNMP
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
1 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
1 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
1 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.95%) Subversion
4 10 (26.32%) Babel
4 10 (26.32%) Grunt
4 10 (26.32%) gulp
5 6 (15.79%) Selenium
5 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
6 5 (13.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (13.16%) Appium
6 5 (13.16%) Calabash
6 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
6 5 (13.16%) Mocha
6 5 (13.16%) UI Automator
6 5 (13.16%) webpack
7 2 (5.26%) JUnit
8 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (28.95%) Billing
2 7 (18.42%) Back Office
3 6 (15.79%) Automotive
4 5 (13.16%) Electronics
5 4 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) Node.js
2 14 (36.84%) CSS
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) HTML5
3 13 (34.21%) React
4 11 (28.95%) jQuery
4 11 (28.95%) XML
5 10 (26.32%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) JSON
8 7 (18.42%) Django
8 7 (18.42%) Flask
8 7 (18.42%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (18.42%) RESTful
8 7 (18.42%) WCF
9 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (13.16%) Browserify
10 5 (13.16%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Android
2 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
4 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 13 (34.21%) SOA
6 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
8 10 (26.32%) Single Customer View
8 10 (26.32%) User Stories
9 9 (23.68%) Microservices
9 9 (23.68%) TDD
10 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (18.42%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (18.42%) CRM
11 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
11 7 (18.42%) Speech Recognition
12 6 (15.79%) OO
12 6 (15.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) ES6
4 10 (26.32%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) Python
6 7 (18.42%) Embedded C
6 7 (18.42%) PHP
6 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.79%) C
7 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
7 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Apple Swift
8 5 (13.16%) ECMAScript
8 5 (13.16%) TypeScript
9 4 (10.53%) C++
10 1 (2.63%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Adobe
2 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (13.16%) Appcelerator
3 5 (13.16%) Facebook
3 5 (13.16%) Google
3 5 (13.16%) Twitter
3 5 (13.16%) Zend
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