The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 139 163
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2017 2196 2809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.11% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1831 2237
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 - 1
Watford - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) Open Source
4 11 (57.89%) Mobile Development
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (52.63%) Office 365
5 10 (52.63%) DevOps
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
6 7 (36.84%) C++
6 7 (36.84%) C
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.79%) Logistics
8 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Dell
8 3 (15.79%) Symantec
8 3 (15.79%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) VB
8 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (15.79%) OO

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (15.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.26%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) JNI
4 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Contactless
1 1 (5.26%) EMV
1 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Mobile Development
2 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 10 (52.63%) DevOps
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) OOD
5 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Dell
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Sage
1 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Google
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Global Invacom Limited
Salary: Circa £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago