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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 38 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.97% 4.89% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.13% 5.04% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 69
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
1125 1408 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.40% 97.04% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1187 1398
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1 July 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 98 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (50.87%) SQL
3 80 (46.24%) .NET
4 79 (45.66%) C#
5 75 (43.35%) HTML
6 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
7 69 (39.88%) XML
8 65 (37.57%) jQuery
9 60 (34.68%) CSS
9 60 (34.68%) Java
10 56 (32.37%) MVC
11 55 (31.79%) Degree
12 53 (30.64%) JSON
13 48 (27.75%) Software Engineering
14 46 (26.59%) .NET Framework
15 45 (26.01%) QA
16 44 (25.43%) Computer Science
16 44 (25.43%) Entity Framework
16 44 (25.43%) SDLC
17 39 (22.54%) WCF
18 38 (21.97%) XSLT
19 36 (20.81%) REST
20 35 (20.23%) Web Development
21 34 (19.65%) Front End Development
22 33 (19.08%) Ajax
22 33 (19.08%) HTML5
23 32 (18.50%) JIRA
23 32 (18.50%) VB.NET
23 32 (18.50%) TDD
24 31 (17.92%) LINQ

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 16 (9.25%) CMS
2 8 (4.62%) Apache
3 7 (4.05%) JBoss
4 2 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) Drupal
5 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.36%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.78%) Internet
1 10 (5.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.05%) HTTP
3 5 (2.89%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.56%) Big Data
3 18 (10.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.94%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.47%) MySQL
6 5 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (18.50%) JIRA
2 29 (16.76%) Selenium
3 13 (7.51%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.94%) NUnit
4 12 (6.94%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.94%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.20%) Hudson
7 6 (3.47%) Subversion
8 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.58%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.58%) JMeter
10 1 (0.58%) Maven
10 1 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (15.61%) Finance
2 8 (4.62%) Financial Institution
2 8 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.16%) Advertising
3 2 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (46.24%) .NET
2 75 (43.35%) HTML
3 69 (39.88%) XML
4 65 (37.57%) jQuery
5 60 (34.68%) CSS
6 53 (30.64%) JSON
7 46 (26.59%) .NET Framework
8 44 (25.43%) Entity Framework
9 39 (22.54%) WCF
10 38 (21.97%) XSLT
11 36 (20.81%) REST
12 33 (19.08%) Ajax
12 33 (19.08%) HTML5
13 31 (17.92%) LINQ
14 29 (16.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (16.76%) Web Services
15 28 (16.18%) Razor View Engine
16 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET
17 18 (10.40%) Spring
18 13 (7.51%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.43%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.34%) Mathematics
3 21 (12.14%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.78%) Statistics
5 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.47%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.89%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.89%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.89%) Physics
6 5 (2.89%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (2.89%) Smart Meter
7 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.31%) Biology
7 4 (2.31%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.31%) Informatics
8 3 (1.73%) RIA
9 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Linux
2 5 (2.89%) Android
2 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.37%) MVC
3 48 (27.75%) Software Engineering
4 44 (25.43%) SDLC
5 35 (20.23%) Web Development
6 34 (19.65%) Front End Development
7 32 (18.50%) TDD
8 29 (16.76%) Automated Testing
9 23 (13.29%) Kanban
10 22 (12.72%) Unit Testing
11 17 (9.83%) User Stories
12 15 (8.67%) OO
12 15 (8.67%) Scrum
13 12 (6.94%) Content Management
14 11 (6.36%) Financial Modelling
14 11 (6.36%) Software Architecture
15 8 (4.62%) BDD
15 8 (4.62%) Feature Driven Development
15 8 (4.62%) High Availability
15 8 (4.62%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 88 (50.87%) SQL
2 79 (45.66%) C#
3 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
4 60 (34.68%) Java
5 32 (18.50%) VB.NET
6 26 (15.03%) C++
7 21 (12.14%) T-SQL
8 17 (9.83%) Python
9 11 (6.36%) PHP
10 10 (5.78%) Perl
11 9 (5.20%) C
12 8 (4.62%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.89%) Erlang
13 5 (2.89%) Ruby
13 5 (2.89%) Scala
14 2 (1.16%) Clojure
14 2 (1.16%) ClojureScript
14 2 (1.16%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.58%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (31.79%) Degree
2 9 (5.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (26.01%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) XenApp
3 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.40%) Oracle
3 10 (5.78%) TOWER Software
4 5 (2.89%) Google
5 3 (1.73%) Wall Street Systems
6 2 (1.16%) Perforce
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge
Pro-Quest
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,142 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,142 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + share options
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago