The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 81 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 26 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.18% - 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 9
Median salary £43,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
1140 1456 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.80% 97.65% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 933 1121 1267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Development 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 Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Linux
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 23 (76.67%) QA
3 23 (76.67%) Perl
4 21 (70.00%) Bash Shell
5 20 (66.67%) Java
6 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
6 19 (63.33%) SQL
6 19 (63.33%) MySQL
6 19 (63.33%) Nagios
7 17 (56.67%) Data Visualisation
7 17 (56.67%) Visualisation
8 13 (43.33%) Sun
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) C++
9 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (13.33%) C#
10 4 (13.33%) Scrum
10 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (10.00%) NUnit
11 3 (10.00%) OOP
11 3 (10.00%) JUnit
11 3 (10.00%) Selenium
11 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
12 2 (6.67%) JIRA

Software Development 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 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JUnit
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) JMeter
2 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.33%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) Ajax
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) WCF
1 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Data Visualisation
2 17 (56.67%) Visualisation
3 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Physics
6 2 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Perl
2 21 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (66.67%) Java
4 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (63.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon
Salary: Highly Competitive Graduate Salary
Posted: 24 days ago