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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 225 228 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.05% 16.29% 17.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.46% 18.72% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 240
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1002 1218 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.84% 87.00% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1024 1175
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 207 (45.49%) Degree
2 201 (44.18%) C++
3 179 (39.34%) Java
4 169 (37.14%) Computer Science
5 148 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
6 146 (32.09%) C
7 133 (29.23%) SQL
8 125 (27.47%) Linux
9 114 (25.05%) C#
10 110 (24.18%) Mathematics
11 106 (23.30%) HTML
12 100 (21.98%) JavaScript
13 88 (19.34%) Python
14 86 (18.90%) CSS
15 76 (16.70%) .NET
16 72 (15.82%) SDLC
17 71 (15.60%) MVC
18 70 (15.38%) OO
19 63 (13.85%) XML
20 62 (13.63%) jQuery
21 57 (12.53%) Algorithms
22 55 (12.09%) Windows
23 52 (11.43%) Unit Testing
24 49 (10.77%) Scrum
24 49 (10.77%) Multithreading
25 48 (10.55%) Finance
26 47 (10.33%) REST
27 45 (9.89%) QA
28 44 (9.67%) Web Services
29 43 (9.45%) Perl

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 22 (4.84%) CMS
2 14 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.54%) Apache
4 4 (0.88%) Confluence
4 4 (0.88%) IIS
5 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.76%) GitHub
5 4 (0.88%) SaaS
6 2 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.59%) HTTP
2 27 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.30%) Ethernet
4 12 (2.64%) Internet
5 10 (2.20%) DNS
6 9 (1.98%) SSL
7 7 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.32%) RTP
8 6 (1.32%) RTSP
8 6 (1.32%) STUN
9 5 (1.10%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.88%) VPN
11 3 (0.66%) MQTT
11 3 (0.66%) Multicast
11 3 (0.66%) X.509
11 3 (0.66%) ZigBee
12 2 (0.44%) GSM
12 2 (0.44%) LDAP
13 1 (0.22%) SNMP
13 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.49%) NoSQL
2 25 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.74%) Big Data
4 14 (3.08%) MySQL
5 11 (2.42%) HBase
5 11 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 38 (8.35%) JIRA
2 36 (7.91%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.27%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.05%) Selenium
5 19 (4.18%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.32%) Hudson
6 6 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.10%) NUnit
8 4 (0.88%) CMake
8 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.88%) Maven
8 4 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.88%) Subversion
8 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.66%) Gradle
10 2 (0.44%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.44%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (10.55%) Finance
2 28 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.05%) Electronics
4 18 (3.96%) Automotive
5 12 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.98%) Games
6 9 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.76%) Marketing
8 7 (1.54%) Banking
9 6 (1.32%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.88%) Retail
11 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 229 (50.33%) Software Engineer
2 156 (34.29%) Developer
3 61 (13.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 53 (11.65%) Java Engineer
5 52 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 52 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 48 (10.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 45 (9.89%) Senior Developer
8 40 (8.79%) C++ Software Engineer
9 35 (7.69%) C# Developer
10 32 (7.03%) Java Software Developer
11 31 (6.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 31 (6.81%) Programmer
12 27 (5.93%) Graduate
13 25 (5.49%) C Software Engineer
13 25 (5.49%) Software Test Engineer
13 25 (5.49%) Test Engineer
14 24 (5.27%) Embedded Engineer
14 24 (5.27%) Senior C# Developer
15 23 (5.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (23.30%) HTML
2 86 (18.90%) CSS
3 76 (16.70%) .NET
4 63 (13.85%) XML
5 62 (13.63%) jQuery
6 47 (10.33%) REST
7 44 (9.67%) Web Services
8 41 (9.01%) JSON
9 38 (8.35%) WCF
10 36 (7.91%) HTML5
11 34 (7.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (7.25%) .NET Framework
12 33 (7.25%) CSS3
12 33 (7.25%) LINQ
13 29 (6.37%) ASP.NET
13 29 (6.37%) Entity Framework
14 27 (5.93%) Ajax
15 24 (5.27%) XSLT
16 22 (4.84%) Razor View Engine
16 22 (4.84%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 169 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 110 (24.18%) Mathematics
3 57 (12.53%) Algorithms
4 37 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.93%) User Experience
6 26 (5.71%) Data Structures
6 26 (5.71%) Physics
7 24 (5.27%) Digital Media
8 22 (4.84%) Vector Graphics
9 17 (3.74%) Augmented Reality
10 12 (2.64%) Life Science
11 11 (2.42%) Cryptography
12 10 (2.20%) Biology
12 10 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 8 (1.76%) CAN bus
13 8 (1.76%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.76%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.76%) Internet of Things
14 6 (1.32%) EMV
14 6 (1.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 125 (27.47%) Linux
2 55 (12.09%) Windows
3 26 (5.71%) Unix
4 11 (2.42%) Android
4 11 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.88%) Solaris
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.66%) AIX
7 3 (0.66%) HPUX
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.44%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (15.82%) SDLC
3 71 (15.60%) MVC
4 70 (15.38%) OO
5 52 (11.43%) Unit Testing
6 49 (10.77%) Multithreading
6 49 (10.77%) Scrum
7 40 (8.79%) Mentoring
8 39 (8.57%) TDD
9 34 (7.47%) OOP
10 31 (6.81%) Test Automation
11 30 (6.59%) Front End Development
12 28 (6.15%) Automated Testing
13 26 (5.71%) Kanban
14 24 (5.27%) Coaching
15 22 (4.84%) Content Management
15 22 (4.84%) Open Source
15 22 (4.84%) Web Design
16 20 (4.40%) Analytics
17 19 (4.18%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 201 (44.18%) C++
2 179 (39.34%) Java
3 146 (32.09%) C
4 133 (29.23%) SQL
5 114 (25.05%) C#
6 100 (21.98%) JavaScript
7 88 (19.34%) Python
8 43 (9.45%) Perl
9 30 (6.59%) VB.NET
10 19 (4.18%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.86%) PHP
13 12 (2.64%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.20%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.76%) Delphi
16 6 (1.32%) Embedded C++
16 6 (1.32%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.88%) R
19 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 207 (45.49%) Degree
2 24 (5.27%) PhD
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.88%) MCSE
5 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.89%) QA
2 5 (1.10%) WAI
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (3.74%) Docker
2 7 (1.54%) Firmware
3 6 (1.32%) Kamailio
3 6 (1.32%) OpenSIPS
4 4 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.22%) Xen
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (5.71%) Oracle
2 13 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.76%) Apple
4 5 (1.10%) WorldPay
5 4 (0.88%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.88%) Perforce
6 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.66%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.66%) VMware
6 3 (0.66%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (0.44%) QNX
7 2 (0.44%) SAP
7 2 (0.44%) Twitter
7 2 (0.44%) Zend
8 1 (0.22%) Sybase
8 1 (0.22%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.22%) webMethods
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
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Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
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