The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 230 317 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.74% 21.62% 23.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.29% 24.98% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 179 276 316
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
875 1269 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.70% 86.56% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1084 1188
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 219 (44.79%) Degree
2 214 (43.76%) C++
3 187 (38.24%) Java
4 179 (36.61%) Computer Science
5 152 (31.08%) Linux
6 148 (30.27%) Python
7 146 (29.86%) C
8 132 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
9 125 (25.56%) C#
10 120 (24.54%) Mathematics
11 99 (20.25%) SQL
12 90 (18.40%) JavaScript
13 78 (15.95%) HTML
14 73 (14.93%) Windows
15 66 (13.50%) Multithreading
16 63 (12.88%) Finance
16 63 (12.88%) .NET
17 60 (12.27%) Web Services
18 59 (12.07%) Algorithms
19 57 (11.66%) SDLC
19 57 (11.66%) Perl
20 56 (11.45%) Scrum
21 54 (11.04%) CSS
22 50 (10.22%) OO
23 46 (9.41%) Microsoft
23 46 (9.41%) Physics
24 45 (9.20%) XML
25 44 (9.00%) PhD
26 38 (7.77%) Wireless
27 37 (7.57%) Mentoring

Software Engineering
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 15 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.64%) Apache
3 7 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.43%) WordPress
4 4 (0.82%) nginx
5 3 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.41%) Drupal
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.41%) SAS
6 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.20%) Confluence
7 1 (0.20%) Luigi
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.23%) GitHub
4 6 (1.23%) SaaS
5 4 (0.82%) Office 365
5 4 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.77%) Wireless
2 22 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (2.86%) Bluetooth
3 14 (2.86%) HTTP
4 13 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.84%) Internet
6 8 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.64%) LDAP
6 8 (1.64%) SSL
7 7 (1.43%) DNS
7 7 (1.43%) RTP
8 6 (1.23%) 802.11
8 6 (1.23%) RTSP
8 6 (1.23%) STUN
9 5 (1.02%) DHCP
9 5 (1.02%) NFC
10 4 (0.82%) SMPP
10 4 (0.82%) SMS
10 4 (0.82%) VLAN
10 4 (0.82%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.16%) Relational Database
2 34 (6.95%) MySQL
3 33 (6.75%) Big Data
4 30 (6.13%) SQL Server
5 18 (3.68%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.04%) Spotfire
8 9 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.43%) Lumira
9 7 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.02%) HBase
11 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.61%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.61%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.41%) DB2
13 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.11%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.50%) NUnit
4 17 (3.48%) JIRA
5 12 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.25%) Subversion
7 9 (1.84%) Selenium
8 8 (1.64%) CppUnit
9 7 (1.43%) MSTest
9 7 (1.43%) Ranorex
10 6 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (1.02%) MSBuild
11 5 (1.02%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.82%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.61%) JUnit
13 3 (0.61%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (12.88%) Finance
2 36 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.34%) Electronics
4 18 (3.68%) Automotive
5 12 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (2.25%) Banking
7 8 (1.64%) Games
8 6 (1.23%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.82%) French Language
9 4 (0.82%) German Language
9 4 (0.82%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.82%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 285 (58.28%) Software Engineer
2 159 (32.52%) Developer
3 82 (16.77%) Java Engineer
4 72 (14.72%) Java Software Engineer
5 71 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 65 (13.29%) Java Developer
7 57 (11.66%) Graduate
8 55 (11.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 55 (11.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 49 (10.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 49 (10.02%) Embedded Engineer
10 46 (9.41%) Java Software Developer
11 40 (8.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 38 (7.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 31 (6.34%) C# Software Engineer
14 29 (5.93%) C Software Engineer
15 28 (5.73%) C# Developer
16 26 (5.32%) C++ Developer
16 26 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
17 25 (5.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (15.95%) HTML
2 63 (12.88%) .NET
3 60 (12.27%) Web Services
4 54 (11.04%) CSS
5 45 (9.20%) XML
6 33 (6.75%) REST
7 32 (6.54%) HTML5
8 24 (4.91%) jQuery
9 23 (4.70%) ASP.NET
10 21 (4.29%) JSON
11 19 (3.89%) CSS3
11 19 (3.89%) WCF
12 17 (3.48%) .NET Framework
12 17 (3.48%) MFC
13 16 (3.27%) RESTful
13 16 (3.27%) Spring
14 15 (3.07%) LINQ
15 12 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (2.45%) Django
15 12 (2.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 179 (36.61%) Computer Science
2 120 (24.54%) Mathematics
3 59 (12.07%) Algorithms
4 46 (9.41%) Physics
5 37 (7.57%) User Experience
6 26 (5.32%) Visualisation
7 23 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (4.50%) Augmented Reality
9 20 (4.09%) Embedded Systems
10 18 (3.68%) Digital Media
11 16 (3.27%) Statistics
12 15 (3.07%) Data Structures
13 12 (2.45%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (2.45%) Biology
14 11 (2.25%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.84%) Device Driver
16 8 (1.64%) Client/Server
16 8 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (1.43%) Mobile App
17 7 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 152 (31.08%) Linux
2 73 (14.93%) Windows
3 33 (6.75%) Android
4 26 (5.32%) Unix
5 18 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (2.66%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.02%) CentOS
8 5 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) webOS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (13.50%) Multithreading
3 57 (11.66%) SDLC
4 56 (11.45%) Scrum
5 50 (10.22%) OO
6 37 (7.57%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.54%) Machine Learning
8 31 (6.34%) MVC
9 30 (6.13%) Analytics
9 30 (6.13%) OOP
9 30 (6.13%) Open Source
9 30 (6.13%) Test Automation
10 29 (5.93%) Unit Testing
11 24 (4.91%) Automated Testing
11 24 (4.91%) TDD
12 20 (4.09%) Process Improvement
13 19 (3.89%) Multithreaded Programming
14 18 (3.68%) Bioinformatics
15 17 (3.48%) Computer Vision
15 17 (3.48%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 214 (43.76%) C++
2 187 (38.24%) Java
3 148 (30.27%) Python
4 146 (29.86%) C
5 125 (25.56%) C#
6 99 (20.25%) SQL
7 90 (18.40%) JavaScript
8 57 (11.66%) Perl
9 25 (5.11%) PHP
10 17 (3.48%) Objective-C
11 16 (3.27%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.66%) Embedded C
13 12 (2.45%) Embedded C++
13 12 (2.45%) Ruby
13 12 (2.45%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.04%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.84%) R
16 6 (1.23%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 219 (44.79%) Degree
2 44 (9.00%) PhD
3 9 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.34%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) ISO13485
2 3 (0.61%) WAI
3 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.41%) SDET
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.84%) Firmware
2 7 (1.43%) Docker
3 6 (1.23%) Kamailio
3 6 (1.23%) OpenSIPS
4 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.82%) NFS
5 4 (0.82%) Samba
6 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.82%) Kibana
2 4 (0.82%) logstash
3 3 (0.61%) Puppet
4 2 (0.41%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 46 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.50%) Oracle
3 13 (2.66%) Dell
3 13 (2.66%) HP
4 11 (2.25%) SAP
5 9 (1.84%) Apple
6 8 (1.64%) IBM
6 8 (1.64%) QNX
7 6 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.02%) VMware
9 4 (0.82%) Intel
9 4 (0.82%) Samsung
9 4 (0.82%) Sun
10 3 (0.61%) Cognos
10 3 (0.61%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.61%) Tableau
10 3 (0.61%) Talend
11 2 (0.41%) Facebook
11 2 (0.41%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-39k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits. p/t working will be pro-rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Private Health/Medical + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Emerald Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-40k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Remuneration Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 6 days ago