Senior Software Engineer Jobs in the Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
England > Midlands

The median Senior Software Engineer salary in the Midlands is £63,750 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

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

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 175 223 268
Rank change year-on-year +48 +45 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 106 119 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.22% 1.17% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.25% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 42
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,750
25th Percentile £48,028 £46,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £58,750 £60,750
Median % change year-on-year +8.51% -3.29% +15.71%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +11.54%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 8,136 9,534 10,367
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 93.96% 93.66% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6,455 5,254 7,232
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £38,143 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
East Midlands +18 62 £65,000 +23.81% 12
West Midlands +39 44 £55,000 -8.33% 17
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2024, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (49.06%) .NET
3 49 (46.23%) Agile
3 49 (46.23%) Azure
4 48 (45.28%) C#
5 46 (43.40%) React
6 44 (41.51%) AWS
7 42 (39.62%) DevOps
8 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
9 34 (32.08%) Python
10 30 (28.30%) AngularJS
11 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
11 25 (23.58%) Security Cleared
12 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
13 21 (19.81%) Actionable Insight
13 21 (19.81%) .NET Framework
14 20 (18.87%) Web Development
14 20 (18.87%) Azure DevOps
14 20 (18.87%) .NET Core
15 19 (17.92%) SQL
16 17 (16.04%) CSS
16 17 (16.04%) Linux
16 17 (16.04%) Docker
17 16 (15.09%) TypeScript
17 16 (15.09%) Leaflet
17 16 (15.09%) PostGIS
17 16 (15.09%) Apple iOS
17 16 (15.09%) GeoServer
17 16 (15.09%) OpenLayers
17 16 (15.09%) QGIS

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.09%) ArcGIS
1 16 (15.09%) GeoServer
2 5 (4.72%) JBoss
2 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Simulink
1 3 (2.83%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 49 (46.23%) Azure
2 44 (41.51%) AWS
3 20 (18.87%) Azure DevOps
4 11 (10.38%) GCP
4 11 (10.38%) SaaS
5 5 (4.72%) Serverless
6 4 (3.77%) Azure API Management
6 4 (3.77%) Azure Event Grid
6 4 (3.77%) Azure Functions
6 4 (3.77%) Azure Service Bus
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) 5G
1 4 (3.77%) SD-WAN
1 4 (3.77%) WAN
2 2 (1.89%) FlexRay
2 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) GIS
1 16 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (15.09%) QGIS
2 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.77%) SQLite
4 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.89%) MySQL
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.94%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Git
2 5 (4.72%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.83%) JIRA
4 3 (2.83%) Subversion
4 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.89%) CMake
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.38%) Electronics
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 8 (7.55%) Public Sector
4 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.60%) Marketing
5 6 (5.66%) Social Skills
6 5 (4.72%) Aerospace
6 5 (4.72%) Automotive
6 5 (4.72%) Games
7 4 (3.77%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (3.77%) Retail
8 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (49.06%) .NET
2 46 (43.40%) React
3 30 (28.30%) AngularJS
4 21 (19.81%) .NET Framework
5 20 (18.87%) .NET Core
6 17 (16.04%) CSS
7 16 (15.09%) Leaflet
7 16 (15.09%) OpenLayers
7 16 (15.09%) PostGIS
8 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET
8 15 (14.15%) Blazor
9 10 (9.43%) HTML
9 10 (9.43%) RESTful
10 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Core
10 8 (7.55%) JSON
10 8 (7.55%) XML
11 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.60%) Vue
11 7 (6.60%) Web Services
11 7 (6.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.77%) GNSS
5 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.89%) CUDA
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.94%) Genomics
6 1 (0.94%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Linux
2 16 (15.09%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.55%) Android
3 8 (7.55%) Mac OS
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 5 (4.72%) Unix
6 4 (3.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (46.23%) Agile
3 42 (39.62%) DevOps
4 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
5 21 (19.81%) Actionable Insight
6 20 (18.87%) Web Development
7 14 (13.21%) SDLC
8 12 (11.32%) CI/CD
9 11 (10.38%) Microservices
9 11 (10.38%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.49%) B2B
10 9 (8.49%) Event-Driven
10 9 (8.49%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 9 (8.49%) OO
10 9 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.55%) Coaching
11 8 (7.55%) Customer-Centricity
11 8 (7.55%) Process Improvement
12 7 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (6.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) C#
2 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.08%) Python
4 19 (17.92%) SQL
5 16 (15.09%) TypeScript
6 11 (10.38%) C
6 11 (10.38%) Java
7 8 (7.55%) C++
7 8 (7.55%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.77%) Bash
9 4 (3.77%) Perl
9 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.77%) XAML
10 3 (2.83%) Go
11 2 (1.89%) Fortran
11 2 (1.89%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
1 25 (23.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) Azure Certification
3 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.89%) PhD
5 1 (0.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) PMO
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) AUTOSAR
3 2 (1.89%) ISO 26262
3 2 (1.89%) MISRA
System Software
1 17 (16.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Embedded Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.89%) Functional Safety
2 2 (1.89%) MIIS
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) ESRI
2 9 (8.49%) DevExpress
2 9 (8.49%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.83%) SAP