The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 43 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.73% 0.87% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.88% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Senior Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 226 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.18% 97.84% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 229 197 198
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Malvern - 1 £42,500 -
Worcester - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
West Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) MFC
3 5 (62.50%) VC++
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 9000
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) TickIT
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Physics

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) MFC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) VC++
4 4 (50.00%) C
5 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle