The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 51 67 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 31 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.89% 0.78% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 0.80% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 9
Median salary £33,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,000 £33,954
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £51,500 £60,000
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 Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 614 627 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.85% 98.43% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 501 550 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Somerset over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Somerset

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bath +6 8 £50,750 +6.84% 1
Taunton 0 6 £37,775 -16.97% 1
Street - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (82.35%) .NET
3 35 (68.63%) C#
3 35 (68.63%) SQL
3 35 (68.63%) Unit Testing
4 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 34 (66.67%) HTML
5 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
6 31 (60.78%) Scrum
7 29 (56.86%) C++
7 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
9 26 (50.98%) Java
10 25 (49.02%) Oracle
11 24 (47.06%) Windows
11 24 (47.06%) ETL
11 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
12 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
12 23 (45.10%) Automated Testing
13 20 (39.22%) C
13 20 (39.22%) Line Management
14 19 (37.25%) SC Cleared
14 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
14 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
15 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
16 14 (27.45%) IIS
16 14 (27.45%) ITIL
16 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
17 13 (25.49%) Customer Requirements

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 14 (27.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
3 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
3 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (11.76%) NUnit
5 5 (9.80%) Moq
6 3 (5.88%) JUnit
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.92%) Mockito
8 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (82.35%) .NET
2 34 (66.67%) HTML
3 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
4 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
5 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) WPF
7 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.73%) jQuery
8 6 (11.76%) Spring
9 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
9 5 (9.80%) NHibernate
9 5 (9.80%) WCF
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.88%) Java EE
11 3 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (5.88%) REST
12 2 (3.92%) HTML5
12 2 (3.92%) SOAP
13 1 (1.96%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (68.63%) Unit Testing
3 31 (60.78%) Scrum
4 24 (47.06%) ETL
5 23 (45.10%) Automated Testing
6 20 (39.22%) Line Management
7 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (27.45%) ITIL
8 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
9 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (25.49%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (23.53%) MVC
10 12 (23.53%) Refactoring
11 11 (21.57%) UML
12 10 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (13.73%) DevOps
13 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
13 7 (13.73%) Release Management
13 7 (13.73%) Software Delivery
14 4 (7.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) C#
1 35 (68.63%) SQL
2 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (56.86%) C++
4 26 (50.98%) Java
5 20 (39.22%) C
6 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.88%) VB
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) SC Cleared
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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