The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Platform Engineer
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average 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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title 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 with Platform Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Erlang
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) CloudFront
2 6 (60.00%) R
2 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 6 (60.00%) Video Processing
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Lauterbach
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) JTAG
3 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title 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 with Platform Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (60.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Augmented Reality
1 6 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Video Processing
2 4 (40.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Erlang
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Lauterbach