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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 68 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 38 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.34% 2.56% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 2.63% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 20
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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
1101 1407 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.83% 97.37% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1109 1252
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (65.57%) C++
3 29 (47.54%) Linux
3 29 (47.54%) Python
4 27 (44.26%) Degree
5 22 (36.07%) Java
6 18 (29.51%) C
6 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
8 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
8 16 (26.23%) HP
8 16 (26.23%) Dell
8 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
9 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
9 15 (24.59%) Electronics
10 13 (21.31%) Wireless
10 13 (21.31%) Android
10 13 (21.31%) Android Development
11 12 (19.67%) Windows
11 12 (19.67%) Perl
12 11 (18.03%) Web Services
12 11 (18.03%) Bluetooth
12 11 (18.03%) 802.11
12 11 (18.03%) Cross-Platform Development
12 11 (18.03%) SDLC
12 11 (18.03%) 802.1X
13 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
13 9 (14.75%) .NET
13 9 (14.75%) MySQL
14 8 (13.11%) PHP

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Wireless
2 11 (18.03%) 802.11
2 11 (18.03%) Bluetooth
3 3 (4.92%) HTTP
4 2 (3.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Subversion
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (24.59%) Electronics
2 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) 802.1X
1 11 (18.03%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (13.11%) HTML
3 8 (13.11%) JSP
3 8 (13.11%) Spring
4 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.92%) XML
8 2 (3.28%) MFC
8 2 (3.28%) Node.js
8 2 (3.28%) OpenGL
8 2 (3.28%) REST
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.20%) Cryptography
4 4 (6.56%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (6.56%) HTC Vive
4 4 (6.56%) Oculus Rift
4 4 (6.56%) PlayStation
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.28%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Android
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) Android Development
4 11 (18.03%) Cross-Platform Development
4 11 (18.03%) SDLC
5 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.56%) MVC
5 4 (6.56%) Refactoring
6 3 (4.92%) Product Management
6 3 (4.92%) Scrum
7 2 (3.28%) Analytics
7 2 (3.28%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.28%) Prototyping
7 2 (3.28%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) C++
2 29 (47.54%) Python
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 18 (29.51%) C
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
6 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.11%) C#
7 8 (13.11%) PHP
8 6 (9.84%) Embedded C
9 5 (8.20%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 2 (3.28%) SQL
11 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Dell
1 16 (26.23%) HP
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Samsung
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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