The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 27 March 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
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 232 219 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.15% 98.21% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 194 183 139
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Colchester

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Colchester

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Colchester region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

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

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++