The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 337 475 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.97% 32.58% 25.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.79% 33.69% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 317 438 397
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1060 1410 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.43% 96.71% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1203 1368
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Developer 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 Cambridge region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 356 (46.78%) C#
2 340 (44.68%) Java
3 308 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 277 (36.40%) .NET
5 260 (34.17%) Degree
6 259 (34.03%) HTML
7 253 (33.25%) Computer Science
8 252 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
9 218 (28.65%) CSS
10 216 (28.38%) C++
11 189 (24.84%) SQL
12 178 (23.39%) ASP.NET
13 177 (23.26%) Python
14 165 (21.68%) MVC
14 165 (21.68%) Software Engineering
15 147 (19.32%) Linux
16 126 (16.56%) SQL Server
17 122 (16.03%) jQuery
18 112 (14.72%) Web Development
19 110 (14.45%) Mathematics
20 109 (14.32%) HTML5
21 105 (13.80%) Windows
22 98 (12.88%) OO
23 96 (12.61%) Web Services
24 95 (12.48%) AngularJS
25 94 (12.35%) Algorithms
26 90 (11.83%) C
26 90 (11.83%) TDD
27 88 (11.56%) Scrum
28 87 (11.43%) SDLC

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 30 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.50%) Apache Solr
4 18 (2.37%) Apache
5 14 (1.84%) JBoss
5 14 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.71%) CMS
6 13 (1.71%) WordPress
7 12 (1.58%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.31%) Drupal
9 9 (1.18%) Confluence
10 7 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.79%) Moodle
11 6 (0.79%) NServiceBus
11 6 (0.79%) Smallworld
12 5 (0.66%) Jetty
13 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Magento
2 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.66%) Endur
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.58%) GitHub
4 11 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.18%) SaaS
6 7 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.79%) Google Play
7 6 (0.79%) PaaS
8 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.13%) G Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.99%) Internet
2 23 (3.02%) HTTP
3 17 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.84%) Wireless
5 11 (1.45%) SSL
6 8 (1.05%) Intranet
7 7 (0.92%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.53%) X.509
9 2 (0.26%) IPv6
9 2 (0.26%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.13%) 802.15
10 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.13%) Skype
10 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.23%) NoSQL
3 53 (6.96%) MySQL
3 53 (6.96%) Relational Database
4 42 (5.52%) Big Data
5 33 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (2.10%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (1.84%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.05%) GIS
9 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.92%) Neo4j
11 6 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.79%) Text Mining
12 5 (0.66%) HBase
13 4 (0.53%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 46 (6.04%) Selenium
3 32 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 27 (3.55%) Subversion
5 26 (3.42%) JIRA
6 23 (3.02%) NUnit
7 17 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (2.23%) Xcode
8 16 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.84%) Maven
10 13 (1.71%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.45%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.18%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (1.05%) AppVeyor
14 7 (0.92%) Gradle
14 7 (0.92%) Moq
15 6 (0.79%) JUnit
15 6 (0.79%) PhantomJS
15 6 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 81 (10.64%) Finance
2 27 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (1.71%) Banking
4 13 (1.71%) Games
5 12 (1.58%) Automotive
6 10 (1.31%) Marketing
7 8 (1.05%) Billing
8 7 (0.92%) Electronics
9 6 (0.79%) Publishing
10 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (36.40%) .NET
2 259 (34.03%) HTML
3 218 (28.65%) CSS
4 178 (23.39%) ASP.NET
5 122 (16.03%) jQuery
6 109 (14.32%) HTML5
7 96 (12.61%) Web Services
8 95 (12.48%) AngularJS
9 82 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (10.64%) RESTful
11 79 (10.38%) XML
12 71 (9.33%) REST
13 66 (8.67%) CSS3
14 58 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 52 (6.83%) Spring
16 48 (6.31%) Node.js
17 39 (5.12%) WCF
17 39 (5.12%) XSLT
18 37 (4.86%) .NET Framework
18 37 (4.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 253 (33.25%) Computer Science
2 110 (14.45%) Mathematics
3 94 (12.35%) Algorithms
4 60 (7.88%) Physics
5 43 (5.65%) Mobile App
6 42 (5.52%) User Experience
6 42 (5.52%) Visualisation
7 33 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.76%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.63%) Informatics
10 18 (2.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 18 (2.37%) Fintech
11 14 (1.84%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.71%) Internet of Things
13 12 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.31%) Biology
15 9 (1.18%) Life Science
16 8 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (1.05%) Grid Computing
16 8 (1.05%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 147 (19.32%) Linux
2 105 (13.80%) Windows
3 53 (6.96%) Apple iOS
4 42 (5.52%) Android
5 37 (4.86%) Unix
6 8 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.26%) Debian
9 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (21.68%) MVC
2 165 (21.68%) Software Engineering
3 112 (14.72%) Web Development
4 98 (12.88%) OO
5 90 (11.83%) TDD
6 88 (11.56%) Scrum
7 87 (11.43%) SDLC
8 67 (8.80%) Unit Testing
9 66 (8.67%) Multithreading
10 43 (5.65%) Analytics
10 43 (5.65%) Front End Development
10 43 (5.65%) Machine Learning
11 39 (5.12%) Web Application Development
12 38 (4.99%) OOP
13 30 (3.94%) iOS Development
13 30 (3.94%) Test Automation
14 27 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (3.55%) Data Visualisation
15 24 (3.15%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 356 (46.78%) C#
2 340 (44.68%) Java
3 308 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 216 (28.38%) C++
5 189 (24.84%) SQL
6 177 (23.26%) Python
7 90 (11.83%) C
8 72 (9.46%) PHP
9 41 (5.39%) Perl
10 37 (4.86%) Objective-C
11 29 (3.81%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.37%) Ruby
13 10 (1.31%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.31%) Groovy
13 10 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.18%) Embedded C++
14 9 (1.18%) F#
15 7 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.79%) Lua
16 6 (0.79%) Magik
Qualifications
1 260 (34.17%) Degree
2 41 (5.39%) PhD
3 5 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.42%) QA
2 3 (0.39%) WAI
3 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.26%) SDET
4 1 (0.13%) ISO13485
System Software
1 24 (3.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.26%) KVM
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Firmware
3 1 (0.13%) XenApp
3 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.20%) Oracle
3 21 (2.76%) Google
4 13 (1.71%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.31%) Facebook
6 9 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.79%) Blackboard
7 6 (0.79%) Twitter
8 5 (0.66%) OpenLink
9 4 (0.53%) Mapbox
10 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.26%) SAP
10 2 (0.26%) Sencha
10 2 (0.26%) Talend
10 2 (0.26%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.26%) VMware
10 2 (0.26%) Zend
11 1 (0.13%) Apple
11 1 (0.13%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.13%) Wall Street Systems
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