The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 92 102 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 10 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.82% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.85% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Median salary £58,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £57,950 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software 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
1134 1417 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.59% 96.53% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1258 1322
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 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) C#
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) .NET
5 17 (65.38%) QA
6 16 (61.54%) CSS
7 15 (57.69%) MVC
7 15 (57.69%) Selenium
7 15 (57.69%) jQuery
8 14 (53.85%) WCF
8 14 (53.85%) LINQ
8 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
8 14 (53.85%) JSON
8 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
8 14 (53.85%) REST
8 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (53.85%) SDLC
8 14 (53.85%) TDD
8 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
8 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
8 14 (53.85%) XML
9 13 (50.00%) XSLT
9 13 (50.00%) Automated Testing
9 13 (50.00%) Ajax
9 13 (50.00%) Front End Development
9 13 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (42.31%) Kanban
11 10 (38.46%) Degree
11 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering

Senior Software 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 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) IPv6
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) NUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
4 14 (53.85%) JSON
4 14 (53.85%) LINQ
4 14 (53.85%) REST
4 14 (53.85%) WCF
4 14 (53.85%) XML
5 13 (50.00%) Ajax
5 13 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 13 (50.00%) XSLT
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) ADO
7 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Statistics
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Informatics
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Biology
5 1 (3.85%) Health Informatics
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Debian
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
3 14 (53.85%) SDLC
3 14 (53.85%) TDD
4 13 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 13 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 11 (42.31%) Kanban
6 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (30.77%) User Stories
9 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
11 4 (15.38%) Code Coverage
11 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
11 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
11 4 (15.38%) DevOps
11 4 (15.38%) High Availability
11 4 (15.38%) Line Management
11 4 (15.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) C
7 2 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
1 2 (7.69%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) TOWER Software
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