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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 87 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 1.27% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 8
Median salary £58,000 £47,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.10% +3.82%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1157 1369 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.64% 96.82% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1146 1360
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
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 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 23 July 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 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) C#
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) QA
3 29 (80.56%) .NET
4 22 (61.11%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) XML
5 20 (55.56%) SDLC
6 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (52.78%) Entity Framework
6 19 (52.78%) REST
6 19 (52.78%) WCF
6 19 (52.78%) LINQ
6 19 (52.78%) JSON
6 19 (52.78%) CSS
6 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
6 19 (52.78%) VB.NET
6 19 (52.78%) MVC
6 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
7 18 (50.00%) Ajax
7 18 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 18 (50.00%) XSLT
7 18 (50.00%) jQuery
7 18 (50.00%) Selenium
7 18 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
7 18 (50.00%) Front End Development
8 17 (47.22%) User Stories
9 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
9 16 (44.44%) Degree
10 15 (41.67%) TDD

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 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) JIRA
3 10 (27.78%) NUnit
3 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) XML
4 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
4 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (52.78%) CSS
4 19 (52.78%) Entity Framework
4 19 (52.78%) JSON
4 19 (52.78%) LINQ
4 19 (52.78%) REST
4 19 (52.78%) WCF
5 18 (50.00%) Ajax
5 18 (50.00%) jQuery
5 18 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 18 (50.00%) XSLT
6 10 (27.78%) WPF
7 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 7 (19.44%) ADO
8 7 (19.44%) CSS3
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (30.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (27.78%) Algorithms
3 10 (27.78%) Statistics
4 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Informatics
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Biology
6 1 (2.78%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) SDLC
3 19 (52.78%) MVC
4 18 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 18 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 17 (47.22%) User Stories
6 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
7 15 (41.67%) TDD
8 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 12 (33.33%) Kanban
10 11 (30.56%) OO
11 10 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
11 10 (27.78%) Software Architecture
12 6 (16.67%) Code Coverage
12 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 6 (16.67%) DevOps
12 6 (16.67%) High Availability
12 6 (16.67%) Line Management
12 6 (16.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) C#
3 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 19 (52.78%) VB.NET
4 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,140 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago