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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 63 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 45 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.79% 4.44% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 4.62% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 56
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £45,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
1147 1321 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.55% 96.14% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1146 1362
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 August 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 61 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.60%) SQL
3 54 (43.20%) C#
4 52 (41.60%) .NET
5 51 (40.80%) Degree
6 49 (39.20%) Java
6 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
7 48 (38.40%) HTML
8 44 (35.20%) CSS
9 41 (32.80%) jQuery
10 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
10 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
11 37 (29.60%) XML
11 37 (29.60%) SDLC
12 35 (28.00%) QA
13 33 (26.40%) MVC
14 31 (24.80%) WCF
14 31 (24.80%) JSON
15 30 (24.00%) .NET Framework
16 29 (23.20%) TDD
16 29 (23.20%) Entity Framework
17 28 (22.40%) REST
17 28 (22.40%) VB.NET
18 27 (21.60%) LINQ
19 26 (20.80%) Selenium
19 26 (20.80%) XSLT
19 26 (20.80%) Ajax
19 26 (20.80%) Front End Development
20 25 (20.00%) Automated Testing
20 25 (20.00%) Mathematics

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 3 (2.40%) JBoss
2 2 (1.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.80%) Confluence
3 1 (0.80%) Drupal
3 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.80%) GitHub
3 6 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.40%) PaaS
4 3 (2.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.40%) Internet
2 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.80%) HTTP
3 6 (4.80%) Wireless
4 5 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.80%) IPv6
5 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.60%) Big Data
3 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Selenium
2 20 (16.00%) JIRA
3 8 (6.40%) NUnit
4 7 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.00%) Hudson
6 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.80%) JMeter
8 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 17 (13.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Financial Institution
2 6 (4.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.60%) .NET
2 48 (38.40%) HTML
3 44 (35.20%) CSS
4 41 (32.80%) jQuery
5 37 (29.60%) XML
6 31 (24.80%) JSON
6 31 (24.80%) WCF
7 30 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 29 (23.20%) Entity Framework
9 28 (22.40%) REST
10 27 (21.60%) LINQ
11 26 (20.80%) Ajax
11 26 (20.80%) XSLT
12 25 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (19.20%) Razor View Engine
14 22 (17.60%) Web Services
15 16 (12.80%) HTML5
16 10 (8.00%) AngularJS
17 9 (7.20%) Spring
18 8 (6.40%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
2 25 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 9 (7.20%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.60%) Informatics
6 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.80%) Statistics
7 5 (4.00%) Biology
7 5 (4.00%) Device Driver
7 5 (4.00%) Internet of Things
7 5 (4.00%) Physics
7 5 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (3.20%) RIA
9 3 (2.40%) User Experience
10 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.60%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.80%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) Android
2 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.40%) Unix
4 2 (1.60%) Windows
5 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
3 37 (29.60%) SDLC
4 33 (26.40%) MVC
5 29 (23.20%) TDD
6 26 (20.80%) Front End Development
7 25 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 21 (16.80%) Kanban
9 19 (15.20%) Continuous Deployment
10 17 (13.60%) Unit Testing
11 13 (10.40%) Web Development
12 12 (9.60%) User Stories
13 9 (7.20%) Multithreading
13 9 (7.20%) Scrum
14 8 (6.40%) OO
14 8 (6.40%) Pair Programming
15 7 (5.60%) Financial Modelling
15 7 (5.60%) Software Architecture
16 6 (4.80%) DevOps
16 6 (4.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.60%) SQL
2 54 (43.20%) C#
3 49 (39.20%) Java
3 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.40%) VB.NET
5 16 (12.80%) C++
6 10 (8.00%) PHP
6 10 (8.00%) Python
6 10 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.20%) C
8 6 (4.80%) Ruby
9 2 (1.60%) Clojure
9 2 (1.60%) ClojureScript
9 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.60%) Erlang
9 2 (1.60%) Perl
9 2 (1.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (40.80%) Degree
2 5 (4.00%) PhD
3 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) Firmware
3 1 (0.80%) KVM
3 1 (0.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.80%) Google
2 6 (4.80%) TOWER Software
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle
4 3 (2.40%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe
5 1 (0.80%) Zend
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