The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 105 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
1361 1724 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.64% 95.04% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1440 1489
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 5 (45.45%) Redmine
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) LAMP
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Dojo
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
6 2 (18.18%) JSF
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (18.18%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) Redmine
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Dojo
3 2 (18.18%) JSF
3 2 (18.18%) GWT
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Image Processing
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Lumension
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Sophos
1 2 (18.18%) ESRI