Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 161 159
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 7 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 15
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £43,250 £44,750 £39,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £85,000 £57,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,422 2,713 3,002
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.34% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,006 2,199 2,494
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
High Wycombe -16 2 £50,000 -21.57% 2
Marlow +15 1 £80,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Java 8
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Gradle
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 2 (28.57%) WCF

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (14.29%) Hubot
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) D3.js
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Java 8
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO