The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 94 102
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -  
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 839 998 1166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.44% 94.96% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 678 786 881
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) JSF
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
1 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle