The table below looks at the statistics for CGI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CGI over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 104 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing CGI 12 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +14.28%
CGI
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
744 656 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.32% 42.99% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 600 609 909
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CGI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CGI across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CGI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CGI
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CGI across the Cambridge region.

CGI Salary Trend in Cambridge

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing CGI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CGI.

1 15 (93.75%) Perl
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) OO
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
4 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (62.50%) OOD
4 10 (62.50%) Sun
4 10 (62.50%) Intranet
4 10 (62.50%) Internet
4 10 (62.50%) UNIX
4 10 (62.50%) Solaris
4 10 (62.50%) Sybase
5 8 (50.00%) QA
5 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (50.00%) Subversion
6 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) Python
8 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing CGI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CGI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Intranet
1 10 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) 2G
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (25.00%) GTK+
3 4 (25.00%) Swing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) OOD
4 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) Network Management
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Perl
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Sun
1 10 (62.50%) Sybase
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle