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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 248 274 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.27% 18.74% 21.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.90% 21.75% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 176 240 265
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
996 1260 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.42% 86.18% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1115 1137
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £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 25 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 212 (46.29%) C++
2 206 (44.98%) Degree
3 172 (37.55%) Java
4 167 (36.46%) Computer Science
5 166 (36.24%) C
6 144 (31.44%) Linux
7 138 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (27.07%) Mathematics
9 119 (25.98%) C#
10 108 (23.58%) Python
11 94 (20.52%) SQL
12 86 (18.78%) JavaScript
13 85 (18.56%) HTML
14 70 (15.28%) SDLC
15 67 (14.63%) CSS
16 65 (14.19%) OO
16 65 (14.19%) Algorithms
17 61 (13.32%) .NET
18 58 (12.66%) Web Services
19 56 (12.23%) Finance
20 54 (11.79%) Multithreading
21 51 (11.14%) Windows
22 49 (10.70%) XML
23 46 (10.04%) MVC
24 45 (9.83%) Scrum
25 44 (9.61%) Perl
26 43 (9.39%) Mentoring
27 42 (9.17%) jQuery
27 42 (9.17%) REST
28 40 (8.73%) Unit Testing

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 13 (2.84%) CMS
2 12 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.97%) Apache
4 7 (1.53%) WordPress
5 4 (0.87%) Confluence
5 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.66%) nginx
7 2 (0.44%) Drupal
7 2 (0.44%) SAS
7 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.97%) GitHub
2 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.75%) SaaS
4 6 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.87%) PaaS
6 3 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.15%) HTTP
3 17 (3.71%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (3.71%) Wireless
4 12 (2.62%) Ethernet
4 12 (2.62%) Internet
5 8 (1.75%) SSL
6 7 (1.53%) DNS
6 7 (1.53%) LDAP
7 6 (1.31%) RTP
7 6 (1.31%) RTSP
7 6 (1.31%) STUN
8 4 (0.87%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.66%) DHCP
9 3 (0.66%) MQTT
9 3 (0.66%) Multicast
9 3 (0.66%) SAN
9 3 (0.66%) VLAN
9 3 (0.66%) X.509
9 3 (0.66%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.64%) Relational Database
2 27 (5.90%) Big Data
3 26 (5.68%) MySQL
3 26 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 16 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.87%) HBase
7 3 (0.66%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.66%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (6.77%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.11%) JIRA
3 20 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.93%) Selenium
5 14 (3.06%) NUnit
6 12 (2.62%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.53%) Ranorex
8 7 (1.53%) Subversion
9 5 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.09%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.87%) CMake
10 4 (0.87%) CppUnit
11 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.66%) Gradle
11 3 (0.66%) Maven
11 3 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.44%) JMeter
General
1 56 (12.23%) Finance
2 40 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.80%) Electronics
4 14 (3.06%) Automotive
5 9 (1.97%) Games
6 8 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.31%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 256 (55.90%) Software Engineer
2 150 (32.75%) Developer
3 57 (12.45%) Java Engineer
4 53 (11.57%) Java Developer
5 51 (11.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 50 (10.92%) Software Developer
7 48 (10.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 47 (10.26%) Graduate
9 40 (8.73%) Embedded Engineer
10 39 (8.52%) C++ Software Engineer
11 36 (7.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 35 (7.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 34 (7.42%) C# Developer
14 32 (6.99%) Java Software Developer
15 31 (6.77%) C Software Engineer
15 31 (6.77%) Programmer
15 31 (6.77%) Senior Developer
16 27 (5.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 26 (5.68%) Software Test Engineer
17 26 (5.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (18.56%) HTML
2 67 (14.63%) CSS
3 61 (13.32%) .NET
4 58 (12.66%) Web Services
5 49 (10.70%) XML
6 42 (9.17%) jQuery
6 42 (9.17%) REST
7 33 (7.21%) HTML5
8 30 (6.55%) CSS3
8 30 (6.55%) JSON
9 26 (5.68%) .NET Framework
10 25 (5.46%) WCF
11 24 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (5.24%) MFC
12 21 (4.59%) Ajax
13 20 (4.37%) Entity Framework
13 20 (4.37%) LINQ
13 20 (4.37%) STL
14 19 (4.15%) Spring
15 16 (3.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 167 (36.46%) Computer Science
2 124 (27.07%) Mathematics
3 65 (14.19%) Algorithms
4 40 (8.73%) User Experience
5 32 (6.99%) Physics
6 29 (6.33%) Digital Media
7 28 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (5.68%) Augmented Reality
9 24 (5.24%) Data Structures
10 15 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (2.84%) Vector Graphics
12 11 (2.40%) Raspberry Pi
13 10 (2.18%) Biology
14 9 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 9 (1.97%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.97%) Visualisation
15 8 (1.75%) Device Driver
15 8 (1.75%) Internet of Things
15 8 (1.75%) Life Science
16 7 (1.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 144 (31.44%) Linux
2 51 (11.14%) Windows
3 28 (6.11%) Unix
4 15 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.06%) Android
6 13 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.87%) CentOS
7 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.87%) Solaris
7 4 (0.87%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.66%) AIX
8 3 (0.66%) HPUX
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (15.28%) SDLC
3 65 (14.19%) OO
4 54 (11.79%) Multithreading
5 46 (10.04%) MVC
6 45 (9.83%) Scrum
7 43 (9.39%) Mentoring
8 40 (8.73%) Unit Testing
9 37 (8.08%) TDD
9 37 (8.08%) Test Automation
10 33 (7.21%) OOP
11 29 (6.33%) Computer Vision
11 29 (6.33%) Machine Learning
11 29 (6.33%) Open Source
12 28 (6.11%) Automated Testing
13 27 (5.90%) Analytics
14 21 (4.59%) Coaching
14 21 (4.59%) Front End Development
14 21 (4.59%) User Stories
15 19 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 212 (46.29%) C++
2 172 (37.55%) Java
3 166 (36.24%) C
4 119 (25.98%) C#
5 108 (23.58%) Python
6 94 (20.52%) SQL
7 86 (18.78%) JavaScript
8 44 (9.61%) Perl
9 27 (5.90%) PHP
10 24 (5.24%) VB.NET
11 21 (4.59%) Bash Shell
12 17 (3.71%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.62%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.18%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.97%) Embedded C++
16 8 (1.75%) Ruby
17 5 (1.09%) Delphi
17 5 (1.09%) Groovy
17 5 (1.09%) R
17 5 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (44.98%) Degree
2 39 (8.52%) PhD
3 5 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.44%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.22%) MCP
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.73%) QA
2 4 (0.87%) WAI
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.44%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.44%) SDET
4 1 (0.22%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.62%) Firmware
2 10 (2.18%) Docker
3 6 (1.31%) Kamailio
3 6 (1.31%) OpenSIPS
3 6 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) NFS
4 3 (0.66%) Samba
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.44%) XenServer
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) Xen
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.09%) Puppet
3 3 (0.66%) Kibana
3 3 (0.66%) logstash
4 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (4.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.93%) Oracle
3 8 (1.75%) Apple
4 7 (1.53%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.31%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.31%) VMware
6 5 (1.09%) SAP
7 4 (0.87%) Samsung
7 4 (0.87%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.66%) IBM
8 3 (0.66%) Perforce
8 3 (0.66%) Sun
8 3 (0.66%) Talend
8 3 (0.66%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (0.44%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.44%) QNX
9 2 (0.44%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.44%) Zend
10 1 (0.22%) webMethods
10 1 (0.22%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Share Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
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The One Group
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 (DoE) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Origami Energy
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + benefits
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Salary: to £65000
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-60k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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