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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 38 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 80 79 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.48% 5.44% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.66% 5.58% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 69
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £42,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1202 1416 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.41% 97.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1198 1548
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 108 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (52.13%) SQL
3 85 (45.21%) .NET
4 83 (44.15%) C#
5 82 (43.62%) XML
6 81 (43.09%) HTML
7 72 (38.30%) jQuery
8 70 (37.23%) JavaScript
9 65 (34.57%) CSS
10 60 (31.91%) MVC
11 57 (30.32%) Java
11 57 (30.32%) JSON
12 54 (28.72%) Degree
13 47 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 46 (24.47%) QA
14 46 (24.47%) .NET Framework
15 45 (23.94%) WCF
15 45 (23.94%) SDLC
16 44 (23.40%) Entity Framework
17 43 (22.87%) Computer Science
18 41 (21.81%) XSLT
19 37 (19.68%) Web Development
19 37 (19.68%) REST
19 37 (19.68%) HTML5
19 37 (19.68%) Front End Development
20 36 (19.15%) JIRA
21 35 (18.62%) Ajax
22 32 (17.02%) Web Services
22 32 (17.02%) VB.NET
23 31 (16.49%) C++

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 19 (10.11%) CMS
2 10 (5.32%) Apache
3 9 (4.79%) JBoss
4 4 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.13%) Node.js
5 2 (1.06%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.13%) GitHub
4 4 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.26%) HTTP
3 4 (2.13%) Internet
3 4 (2.13%) Wireless
4 3 (1.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.17%) Big Data
3 15 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.72%) MySQL
6 4 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.06%) GIS
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) OLAP
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (19.15%) JIRA
2 31 (16.49%) Selenium
3 22 (11.70%) Git (software)
4 13 (6.91%) Hudson
5 12 (6.38%) NUnit
5 12 (6.38%) TeamCity
5 12 (6.38%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.72%) Subversion
8 5 (2.66%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.60%) Maven
9 3 (1.60%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.53%) JMeter
10 1 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 26 (13.83%) Finance
2 7 (3.72%) Financial Institution
2 7 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (45.21%) .NET
2 82 (43.62%) XML
3 81 (43.09%) HTML
4 72 (38.30%) jQuery
5 65 (34.57%) CSS
6 57 (30.32%) JSON
7 46 (24.47%) .NET Framework
8 45 (23.94%) WCF
9 44 (23.40%) Entity Framework
10 41 (21.81%) XSLT
11 37 (19.68%) HTML5
11 37 (19.68%) REST
12 35 (18.62%) Ajax
13 32 (17.02%) Web Services
14 31 (16.49%) LINQ
15 29 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (14.89%) ASP.NET
16 28 (14.89%) Razor View Engine
17 19 (10.11%) Spring
18 15 (7.98%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.87%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.96%) Mathematics
3 24 (12.77%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.32%) Statistics
5 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.19%) Smart Meter
7 5 (2.66%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.66%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.13%) Biology
8 4 (2.13%) Informatics
9 3 (1.60%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.60%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.60%) Physics
9 3 (1.60%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.06%) User Experience
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.49%) Linux
2 5 (2.66%) Windows
3 4 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.60%) Android
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.91%) MVC
3 47 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 45 (23.94%) SDLC
5 37 (19.68%) Front End Development
5 37 (19.68%) Web Development
6 31 (16.49%) TDD
7 29 (15.43%) Automated Testing
8 24 (12.77%) Kanban
9 23 (12.23%) Scrum
10 21 (11.17%) Unit Testing
11 20 (10.64%) OO
12 18 (9.57%) User Stories
13 12 (6.38%) BDD
13 12 (6.38%) Content Management
13 12 (6.38%) Feature Driven Development
14 11 (5.85%) Financial Modelling
14 11 (5.85%) High Availability
14 11 (5.85%) Software Architecture
15 10 (5.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 98 (52.13%) SQL
2 83 (44.15%) C#
3 70 (37.23%) JavaScript
4 57 (30.32%) Java
5 32 (17.02%) VB.NET
6 31 (16.49%) C++
7 23 (12.23%) Python
7 23 (12.23%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.98%) Perl
9 12 (6.38%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.85%) PHP
11 9 (4.79%) C
12 6 (3.19%) Erlang
12 6 (3.19%) Scala
13 4 (2.13%) Ruby
14 2 (1.06%) Clojure
14 2 (1.06%) ClojureScript
14 2 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 54 (28.72%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (24.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.70%) Oracle
3 10 (5.32%) TOWER Software
4 4 (2.13%) Google
5 3 (1.60%) Perforce
6 2 (1.06%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago