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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 88 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 0.27% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.28% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Development 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
1124 1406 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.73% 96.50% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 919 1247 1326
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Apple
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) Selenium
7 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (20.00%) JMeter
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) JUnit
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) NUnit
8 2 (13.33%) Nagios
8 2 (13.33%) QA
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Load Testing

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 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JMeter
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Apple