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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 301 297 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.47% 19.62% 21.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.24% 21.76% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 222 227 294
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1066 1365 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.19% 90.16% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1043 1088
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £62,500
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 24 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 271 (49.82%) C++
2 239 (43.93%) Degree
3 213 (39.15%) Python
4 210 (38.60%) Java
5 206 (37.87%) Computer Science
6 179 (32.90%) Mathematics
7 143 (26.29%) C
8 140 (25.74%) Linux
9 136 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (24.82%) C#
11 97 (17.83%) Windows
12 86 (15.81%) JavaScript
13 83 (15.26%) SQL
13 83 (15.26%) Physics
14 78 (14.34%) PhD
15 69 (12.68%) Electronics
16 68 (12.50%) Algorithms
17 67 (12.32%) OO
18 62 (11.40%) Multithreading
19 58 (10.66%) Perl
19 58 (10.66%) HTML
20 54 (9.93%) Git (software)
21 53 (9.74%) Microsoft
22 52 (9.56%) Wireless
23 51 (9.38%) Android
24 50 (9.19%) .NET
25 48 (8.82%) Machine Learning
26 46 (8.46%) Finance
27 45 (8.27%) CSS
27 45 (8.27%) SDLC

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 18 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.74%) Apache
4 4 (0.74%) DNN
4 4 (0.74%) nginx
5 3 (0.55%) WordPress
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.18%) Luigi
7 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.18%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (4.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.92%) GitHub
5 4 (0.74%) Office 365
6 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.56%) Wireless
2 34 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 21 (3.86%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (2.76%) 802.11
5 9 (1.65%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.47%) HTTP
6 8 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.10%) LDAP
8 5 (0.92%) DHCP
8 5 (0.92%) DNS
8 5 (0.92%) NFC
8 5 (0.92%) SAN
8 5 (0.92%) SSL
9 4 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.74%) SMPP
9 4 (0.74%) SMS
9 4 (0.74%) VLAN
10 3 (0.55%) Firewall
10 3 (0.55%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.37%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.80%) Big Data
2 31 (5.70%) MySQL
3 26 (4.78%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 21 (3.86%) SQL Server
6 15 (2.76%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.39%) HBase
8 10 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.84%) Lumira
8 10 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (1.84%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.55%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.37%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.18%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 54 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.41%) NUnit
4 16 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.57%) Subversion
6 10 (1.84%) MSBuild
6 10 (1.84%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.47%) JIRA
9 7 (1.29%) CppUnit
9 7 (1.29%) MSTest
10 6 (1.10%) Moq
11 5 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.74%) GoogleTest
12 4 (0.74%) JUnit
12 4 (0.74%) NCrunch
12 4 (0.74%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 69 (12.68%) Electronics
2 46 (8.46%) Finance
3 24 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (4.04%) Automotive
5 18 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.13%) Aerospace
7 12 (2.21%) Games
8 11 (2.02%) Banking
9 7 (1.29%) French Language
9 7 (1.29%) Italian Language
9 7 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) German Language
10 4 (0.74%) Japanese Language
10 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.37%) Law
12 2 (0.37%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 323 (59.38%) Software Engineer
2 163 (29.96%) Developer
3 117 (21.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 103 (18.93%) Java Engineer
5 78 (14.34%) Java Software Engineer
6 77 (14.15%) Software Developer
7 67 (12.32%) Embedded Engineer
7 67 (12.32%) Java Developer
8 62 (11.40%) Graduate
9 60 (11.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 59 (10.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 54 (9.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 46 (8.46%) C# Software Engineer
13 42 (7.72%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 38 (6.99%) C++ Developer
15 32 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
16 31 (5.70%) C Software Engineer
16 31 (5.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
17 29 (5.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
17 29 (5.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.66%) HTML
2 50 (9.19%) .NET
3 45 (8.27%) CSS
4 38 (6.99%) XML
5 33 (6.07%) HTML5
6 29 (5.33%) ASP.NET
6 29 (5.33%) JSON
6 29 (5.33%) Web Services
7 25 (4.60%) REST
8 22 (4.04%) CSS3
9 21 (3.86%) jQuery
10 19 (3.49%) Node.js
11 17 (3.13%) RESTful
12 15 (2.76%) 802.1X
12 15 (2.76%) WCF
13 14 (2.57%) WPF
14 12 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (2.02%) .NET Framework
15 11 (2.02%) Natural Language Processing
16 10 (1.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 206 (37.87%) Computer Science
2 68 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 28 (5.15%) User Experience
4 20 (3.68%) Data Structures
5 18 (3.31%) Augmented Reality
5 18 (3.31%) Embedded Systems
5 18 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (2.76%) Life Science
7 13 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.39%) Device Driver
8 12 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.65%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.92%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.92%) VHDL
13 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 140 (25.74%) Linux
2 97 (17.83%) Windows
3 51 (9.38%) Android
4 23 (4.23%) Unix
5 18 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 13 (2.39%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.74%) CentOS
9 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) webOS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (32.90%) Mathematics
2 136 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (15.26%) Physics
4 67 (12.32%) OO
5 62 (11.40%) Multithreading
6 48 (8.82%) Machine Learning
7 45 (8.27%) SDLC
8 44 (8.09%) OOP
9 42 (7.72%) Scrum
10 29 (5.33%) Unit Testing
11 26 (4.78%) Open Source
11 26 (4.78%) Visualisation
12 25 (4.60%) TDD
13 24 (4.41%) Android Development
14 23 (4.23%) Analytics
14 23 (4.23%) Project Management
15 22 (4.04%) Automated Testing
15 22 (4.04%) Bioinformatics
15 22 (4.04%) Cross-Platform Development
16 21 (3.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 271 (49.82%) C++
2 213 (39.15%) Python
3 210 (38.60%) Java
4 143 (26.29%) C
5 135 (24.82%) C#
6 86 (15.81%) JavaScript
7 83 (15.26%) SQL
8 58 (10.66%) Perl
9 22 (4.04%) Embedded C
10 19 (3.49%) MATLAB
11 17 (3.13%) Embedded C++
12 13 (2.39%) Ruby
13 11 (2.02%) Scala
14 10 (1.84%) R
15 9 (1.65%) PHP
15 9 (1.65%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.65%) VBA
16 7 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.29%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.10%) Lua
Qualifications
1 239 (43.93%) Degree
2 78 (14.34%) PhD
3 17 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.55%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.60%) QA
2 4 (0.74%) ISO13485
3 3 (0.55%) WAI
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.76%) Docker
2 13 (2.39%) Firmware
3 9 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.92%) NFS
5 4 (0.74%) Samba
5 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) GFS2
7 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.18%) LXC
7 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.74%) Kibana
2 4 (0.74%) logstash
3 2 (0.37%) Ansible
3 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.37%) Puppet
3 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 53 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.86%) Oracle
3 16 (2.94%) Dell
3 16 (2.94%) HP
4 11 (2.02%) SAP
5 10 (1.84%) QNX
6 9 (1.65%) VMware
7 6 (1.10%) IBM
8 4 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.74%) Google
8 4 (0.74%) Intel
8 4 (0.74%) RedGate
8 4 (0.74%) Sun
9 3 (0.55%) Cognos
9 3 (0.55%) Facebook
9 3 (0.55%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.55%) Samsung
9 3 (0.55%) Tableau
9 3 (0.55%) webMethods
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Salary: to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + good package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus scheme, pension contribution matching (up to 5
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 4 days ago