The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.60% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +38.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 492 671 732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.40% 98.10% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 423 587 596
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Cardiff

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Cardiff

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cardiff region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
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