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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 68 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.79% 2.55% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 2.64% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 27
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%
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
1052 1403 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.68% 96.69% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1189 1364
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 55 (98.21%) Software Engineering
2 34 (60.71%) C++
3 24 (42.86%) Python
4 22 (39.29%) Degree
5 21 (37.50%) Linux
6 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.93%) Java
8 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
9 15 (26.79%) C
9 15 (26.79%) Web Services
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.00%) HP
10 14 (25.00%) Dell
11 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
11 12 (21.43%) SDLC
12 10 (17.86%) MySQL
13 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
13 9 (16.07%) PHP
13 9 (16.07%) JSP
13 9 (16.07%) Spring
13 9 (16.07%) Wireless
13 9 (16.07%) Electronics
13 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
13 9 (16.07%) Scrum
13 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
14 8 (14.29%) Windows
14 8 (14.29%) C#
14 8 (14.29%) Perl
14 8 (14.29%) .NET
15 7 (12.50%) 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 (1.79%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Wireless
2 7 (12.50%) 802.11
2 7 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 3 (5.36%) HTTP
4 2 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (16.07%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
2 9 (16.07%) JSP
2 9 (16.07%) Spring
3 8 (14.29%) .NET
4 7 (12.50%) 802.1X
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.36%) WCF
8 2 (3.57%) ADO
8 2 (3.57%) MFC
8 2 (3.57%) OAuth
8 2 (3.57%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (7.14%) HTC Vive
4 4 (7.14%) Oculus Rift
4 4 (7.14%) PlayStation
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.36%) User Experience
6 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.57%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (98.21%) Software Engineering
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) SDLC
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) Android Development
5 7 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
6 5 (8.93%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.36%) Product Management
9 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.57%) CAD
9 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.57%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) C++
2 24 (42.86%) Python
3 19 (33.93%) Java
4 15 (26.79%) C
5 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) PHP
6 8 (14.29%) C#
6 8 (14.29%) Perl
7 5 (8.93%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.93%) Embedded C++
8 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.36%) SQL
10 2 (3.57%) Ruby
10 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Dell
1 14 (25.00%) HP
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Apple
2 4 (7.14%) Samsung
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Emerald Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago