Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 21 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 119 124
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.58% 0.066% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.070% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
North East median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +25.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £36,375 £42,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £44,875 £46,000 £37,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1341 1430 1500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 94.45% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1230 1296
North East median annual salary £38,959 £38,625 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.86% +1.64% +7.04%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,515 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in the North East

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in the North East

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +20 6 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Durham - 1 £42,500 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £37,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North East region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Advertising
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) LINQ
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (75.00%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) MFC
5 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (12.50%) MSF
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Xamarin