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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 80 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% 2.07% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.14% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 23
Median salary £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
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
1137 1357 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.68% 97.00% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1141 1378
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 59 (98.33%) Software Engineering
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) Java
3 22 (36.67%) C++
4 18 (30.00%) Degree
5 16 (26.67%) C#
6 15 (25.00%) .NET
6 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 15 (25.00%) QA
6 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 13 (21.67%) SQL
8 12 (20.00%) Linux
8 12 (20.00%) Data Structures
9 11 (18.33%) Algorithms
9 11 (18.33%) LINQ
9 11 (18.33%) XML
9 11 (18.33%) C
10 10 (16.67%) MVC
11 9 (15.00%) WCF
11 9 (15.00%) Scrum
11 9 (15.00%) SDLC
12 8 (13.33%) Windows
12 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
12 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
13 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
13 7 (11.67%) VB.NET

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 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.33%) HBase
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.33%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.67%) JIRA
4 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.33%) Hudson
5 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (18.33%) LINQ
2 11 (18.33%) XML
3 9 (15.00%) WCF
4 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 7 (11.67%) ADO
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (10.00%) CSS
6 6 (10.00%) HTML
6 6 (10.00%) JSON
6 6 (10.00%) MFC
6 6 (10.00%) OpenGL
6 6 (10.00%) STL
6 6 (10.00%) Web Services
7 5 (8.33%) REST
7 5 (8.33%) WPF
8 4 (6.67%) SOAP
8 4 (6.67%) XSD
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 11 (18.33%) Algorithms
4 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (98.33%) Software Engineering
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 10 (16.67%) MVC
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
5 9 (15.00%) SDLC
6 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.67%) API Design
8 6 (10.00%) Memory Management
8 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.33%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) OOP
10 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning
10 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.67%) Secure Coding
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Coaching
12 1 (1.67%) Big Data Analytics
12 1 (1.67%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) C#
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 11 (18.33%) C
6 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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