The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 74 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.12% 2.46% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.55% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 20
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,700 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
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
1141 1411 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.69% 96.51% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1254 1320
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (97.96%) Software Engineering
2 22 (44.90%) Degree
3 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.86%) C++
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
6 15 (30.61%) C
6 15 (30.61%) SDLC
7 14 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 12 (24.49%) Linux
9 11 (22.45%) Web Services
9 11 (22.45%) C#
10 10 (20.41%) .NET
10 10 (20.41%) QA
11 9 (18.37%) XML
12 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.33%) MVC
12 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
12 8 (16.33%) Data Structures
13 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
13 7 (14.29%) Scrum
13 7 (14.29%) Spring
13 7 (14.29%) MFC
13 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 7 (14.29%) STL
13 7 (14.29%) OpenGL
14 6 (12.24%) CSS
14 6 (12.24%) JSP
14 6 (12.24%) PHP
14 6 (12.24%) HTML

Senior Software Engineer 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 (2.04%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Hudson
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) .NET
3 9 (18.37%) XML
4 7 (14.29%) MFC
4 7 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 7 (14.29%) Spring
4 7 (14.29%) STL
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.24%) HTML
5 6 (12.24%) JSP
5 6 (12.24%) WCF
6 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
6 5 (10.20%) LINQ
7 4 (8.16%) ADO
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Data Structures
2 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.16%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (8.16%) Oculus Rift
4 4 (8.16%) PlayStation
5 3 (6.12%) User Experience
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) SDLC
4 14 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) API Design
8 5 (10.20%) Memory Management
8 5 (10.20%) OO
8 5 (10.20%) Software Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Machine Learning
10 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.08%) CAD
11 2 (4.08%) Complexity Analysis
11 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.08%) Prototyping
11 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) C
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.24%) PHP
7 5 (10.20%) Python
7 5 (10.20%) SQL
8 4 (8.16%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Apple
1 4 (8.16%) Samsung
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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