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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 81 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 24 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.05% 1.79% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 20
Median salary £59,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.88% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1136 1411 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.26% 97.11% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1189 1424
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.00%) Java
4 25 (35.71%) C#
5 24 (34.29%) C++
5 24 (34.29%) .NET
6 22 (31.43%) SQL
7 16 (22.86%) Degree
7 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
8 15 (21.43%) QA
8 15 (21.43%) XML
8 15 (21.43%) Linux
9 13 (18.57%) MVC
9 13 (18.57%) HTML
9 13 (18.57%) CSS
9 13 (18.57%) LINQ
9 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
10 12 (17.14%) Data Structures
10 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 12 (17.14%) Windows
11 11 (15.71%) C
11 11 (15.71%) Algorithms
12 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 9 (12.86%) Oracle
13 9 (12.86%) REST
13 9 (12.86%) Test Automation
13 9 (12.86%) WCF
13 9 (12.86%) WPF
14 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework

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 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.14%) HBase
2 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
4 2 (2.86%) Hudson
4 2 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) .NET
2 15 (21.43%) XML
3 13 (18.57%) CSS
3 13 (18.57%) HTML
3 13 (18.57%) LINQ
4 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.86%) REST
5 9 (12.86%) WCF
5 9 (12.86%) WPF
6 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
6 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
6 8 (11.43%) SOAP
6 8 (11.43%) XSD
7 7 (10.00%) ADO
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (10.00%) STL
8 6 (8.57%) JSON
8 6 (8.57%) MFC
8 6 (8.57%) OpenGL
9 3 (4.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Data Structures
3 11 (15.71%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.71%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
4 13 (18.57%) MVC
5 9 (12.86%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.00%) API Design
6 7 (10.00%) SDLC
7 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Memory Management
7 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.57%) Software Architecture
7 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 4 (5.71%) Secure Coding
10 3 (4.29%) Web Development
11 2 (2.86%) Coaching
11 2 (2.86%) Concurrent Programming
11 2 (2.86%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) C#
3 24 (34.29%) C++
4 22 (31.43%) SQL
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.71%) C
7 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.14%) Python
9 3 (4.29%) XAML
10 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Apple
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