The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 104 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.087% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1029 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.99% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 941 874 968
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,691 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Python
7 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 1 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Physics
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (54.55%) OOD
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree