The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 141 153 155
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.47% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.48% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 19
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2803 3096 3220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.76% 97.36% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2469 2623
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £53,992
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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 16 £43,500 - 1
Derbyshire +13 3 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +15 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) C++
4 17 (42.50%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Windows
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (30.00%) OO
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 10 (25.00%) Docker
9 10 (25.00%) SDLC
10 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (22.50%) .NET
10 9 (22.50%) C
11 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 8 (20.00%) OOD
11 8 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (20.00%) JSON
12 7 (17.50%) Degree
12 7 (17.50%) MySQL
12 7 (17.50%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (15.00%) REST
13 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (15.00%) User Stories
13 6 (15.00%) JUnit
13 6 (15.00%) Java

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) RS-485
2 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) IPv6
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) MySQL
4 6 (15.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) NUnit
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) WiX
General
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) JSON
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
3 6 (15.00%) REST
3 6 (15.00%) Spring
3 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 5 (12.50%) WPF
5 3 (7.50%) WinForms
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (5.00%) Middleware
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (5.00%) XML
6 2 (5.00%) XSD
6 2 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) CCTV
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Robotics
5 1 (2.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) OO
4 10 (25.00%) SDLC
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) OOD
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) BDD
7 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) OOP
7 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) User Stories
8 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Memory Management
8 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) C++
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) Groovy
8 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) JTAG
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Freescale
3 3 (7.50%) Perforce
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) Atmel
5 1 (2.50%) Renesas
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