The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 67 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 59 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.97% 4.05% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 4.20% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 57
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior 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
1138 1405 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.52% 96.50% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1248 1352
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 49 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.76%) Degree
3 46 (43.81%) SQL
4 43 (40.95%) C#
5 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 41 (39.05%) .NET
6 40 (38.10%) Java
7 37 (35.24%) HTML
8 35 (33.33%) CSS
9 34 (32.38%) Computer Science
10 32 (30.48%) Software Engineering
11 30 (28.57%) jQuery
12 29 (27.62%) SDLC
13 27 (25.71%) MVC
13 27 (25.71%) XML
14 26 (24.76%) REST
15 25 (23.81%) QA
15 25 (23.81%) TDD
16 24 (22.86%) WCF
16 24 (22.86%) JSON
17 23 (21.90%) .NET Framework
17 23 (21.90%) VB.NET
18 22 (20.95%) LINQ
18 22 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (20.95%) Entity Framework
19 21 (20.00%) Front End Development
19 21 (20.00%) Selenium
19 21 (20.00%) XSLT
19 21 (20.00%) Ajax
20 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior 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 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.95%) Apache
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.95%) Drupal
2 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.86%) PaaS
4 3 (2.86%) SaaS
5 2 (1.90%) GitHub
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Internet
2 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.67%) HTTP
4 6 (5.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.76%) Wireless
6 2 (1.90%) IPv6
6 2 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) MySQL
2 9 (8.57%) Big Data
3 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) Selenium
2 16 (15.24%) JIRA
3 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.81%) Hudson
4 4 (3.81%) NUnit
4 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.95%) Subversion
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 5 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.05%) .NET
2 37 (35.24%) HTML
3 35 (33.33%) CSS
4 30 (28.57%) jQuery
5 27 (25.71%) XML
6 26 (24.76%) REST
7 24 (22.86%) JSON
7 24 (22.86%) WCF
8 23 (21.90%) .NET Framework
9 22 (20.95%) Entity Framework
9 22 (20.95%) LINQ
10 21 (20.00%) Ajax
10 21 (20.00%) XSLT
11 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (18.10%) Razor View Engine
12 19 (18.10%) Web Services
13 11 (10.48%) HTML5
14 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.67%) ADO
15 7 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.71%) Device Driver
3 6 (5.71%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.71%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.76%) Physics
4 5 (4.76%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 4 (3.81%) RIA
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.86%) Informatics
6 3 (2.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.95%) ASIC
8 1 (0.95%) Biology
8 1 (0.95%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.19%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Android
2 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 3 (2.86%) Windows
5 2 (1.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) Software Engineering
3 29 (27.62%) SDLC
4 27 (25.71%) MVC
5 25 (23.81%) TDD
6 21 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 19 (18.10%) Automated Testing
8 18 (17.14%) Kanban
9 15 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (12.38%) Multithreading
10 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
11 12 (11.43%) Scrum
12 9 (8.57%) Web Development
13 8 (7.62%) User Stories
14 6 (5.71%) DevOps
14 6 (5.71%) Pair Programming
15 5 (4.76%) Low Latency
15 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
15 5 (4.76%) OO
16 4 (3.81%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.81%) SQL
2 43 (40.95%) C#
3 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 40 (38.10%) Java
5 23 (21.90%) VB.NET
6 16 (15.24%) C++
7 11 (10.48%) Python
8 10 (9.52%) C
9 8 (7.62%) PHP
10 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.76%) Ruby
12 3 (2.86%) Clojure
12 3 (2.86%) Erlang
12 3 (2.86%) Scala
13 2 (1.90%) ClojureScript
13 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.90%) Perl
14 1 (0.95%) Haskell
14 1 (0.95%) Lisp
14 1 (0.95%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 47 (44.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) PhD
3 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.90%) Firmware
2 2 (1.90%) KVM
3 1 (0.95%) XenApp
3 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) Google
3 3 (2.86%) TOWER Software
3 3 (2.86%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle
4 1 (0.95%) Zend
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