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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 214 252 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.07% 17.68% 17.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.42% 20.67% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 194 212 245
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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
999 1219 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.38% 85.54% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1028 1185
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 28 June 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 225 (44.55%) Degree
2 216 (42.77%) C++
3 186 (36.83%) Java
4 178 (35.25%) Computer Science
5 167 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (30.89%) SQL
7 141 (27.92%) C
7 141 (27.92%) C#
8 131 (25.94%) Linux
9 123 (24.36%) HTML
10 115 (22.77%) JavaScript
11 109 (21.58%) Mathematics
12 102 (20.20%) .NET
13 101 (20.00%) CSS
14 90 (17.82%) Python
15 83 (16.44%) MVC
16 82 (16.24%) Windows
17 73 (14.46%) OO
18 72 (14.26%) jQuery
19 70 (13.86%) SDLC
20 65 (12.87%) XML
21 57 (11.29%) Unit Testing
22 54 (10.69%) Finance
23 52 (10.30%) Scrum
23 52 (10.30%) Algorithms
23 52 (10.30%) Mentoring
23 52 (10.30%) REST
24 50 (9.90%) Multithreading
25 48 (9.50%) QA
26 47 (9.31%) ASP.NET

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 27 (5.35%) CMS
2 15 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.98%) IIS
4 8 (1.58%) Apache
5 3 (0.59%) Confluence
5 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.20%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.58%) GitHub
5 2 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.53%) HTTP
2 28 (5.54%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.37%) Internet
4 16 (3.17%) DNS
5 15 (2.97%) Ethernet
6 13 (2.57%) SSL
7 12 (2.38%) VPN
8 8 (1.58%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.99%) SNMP
11 4 (0.79%) LAN
11 4 (0.79%) OSPF
11 4 (0.79%) WAN
12 3 (0.59%) Multicast
12 3 (0.59%) SMTP
13 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.40%) GSM
13 2 (0.40%) X.509
14 1 (0.20%) 3G
14 1 (0.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.14%) NoSQL
3 18 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.97%) Big Data
5 11 (2.18%) HBase
5 11 (2.18%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.18%) MySQL
6 8 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.59%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (7.72%) JIRA
2 33 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 26 (5.15%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.55%) Selenium
5 19 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.78%) Hudson
7 8 (1.58%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.39%) Maven
9 6 (1.19%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.99%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.99%) NUnit
11 4 (0.79%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.79%) CMake
11 4 (0.79%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.79%) Moq
11 4 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.59%) Gradle
13 2 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 54 (10.69%) Finance
2 28 (5.54%) Electronics
3 23 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.96%) Automotive
5 17 (3.37%) Marketing
6 15 (2.97%) Games
7 14 (2.77%) Banking
7 14 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.79%) Retail
10 3 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (46.93%) Software Engineer
2 171 (33.86%) Developer
3 70 (13.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 55 (10.89%) Java Engineer
5 54 (10.69%) Software Developer
6 49 (9.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 48 (9.50%) Java Developer
7 48 (9.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 47 (9.31%) Senior Developer
9 40 (7.92%) C# Developer
10 34 (6.73%) Programmer
11 31 (6.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 29 (5.74%) Java Software Developer
13 28 (5.54%) Test Engineer
14 27 (5.35%) .NET Developer
14 27 (5.35%) Author
14 27 (5.35%) Senior Technical Author
14 27 (5.35%) Technical Author
15 26 (5.15%) Graduate
15 26 (5.15%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (24.36%) HTML
2 102 (20.20%) .NET
3 101 (20.00%) CSS
4 72 (14.26%) jQuery
5 65 (12.87%) XML
6 52 (10.30%) REST
7 47 (9.31%) ASP.NET
8 44 (8.71%) HTML5
9 41 (8.12%) WCF
10 40 (7.92%) JSON
11 37 (7.33%) LINQ
12 36 (7.13%) .NET Framework
12 36 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (7.13%) CSS3
13 31 (6.14%) Entity Framework
13 31 (6.14%) Web Services
14 26 (5.15%) Ajax
15 25 (4.95%) SOAP
16 24 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (4.75%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 178 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 109 (21.58%) Mathematics
3 52 (10.30%) Algorithms
4 39 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (6.53%) User Experience
6 27 (5.35%) Data Structures
6 27 (5.35%) Vector Graphics
7 23 (4.55%) Physics
8 19 (3.76%) Digital Media
9 15 (2.97%) Cryptography
10 12 (2.38%) Augmented Reality
10 12 (2.38%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.38%) Life Science
11 10 (1.98%) Device Driver
11 10 (1.98%) EMV
12 9 (1.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (1.78%) Internet of Things
13 8 (1.58%) CAN bus
13 8 (1.58%) PKI
14 6 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 131 (25.94%) Linux
2 82 (16.24%) Windows
3 22 (4.36%) Unix
4 15 (2.97%) Android
5 11 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.58%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.79%) Solaris
7 4 (0.79%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.59%) AIX
8 3 (0.59%) HPUX
8 3 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (16.44%) MVC
3 73 (14.46%) OO
4 70 (13.86%) SDLC
5 57 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 52 (10.30%) Mentoring
6 52 (10.30%) Scrum
7 50 (9.90%) Multithreading
8 42 (8.32%) TDD
9 35 (6.93%) Kanban
9 35 (6.93%) OOP
10 34 (6.73%) Front End Development
11 33 (6.53%) Open Source
12 30 (5.94%) Web Design
13 29 (5.74%) Coaching
14 27 (5.35%) Automated Testing
14 27 (5.35%) Content Management
15 26 (5.15%) Test Automation
16 23 (4.55%) Analytics
16 23 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (42.77%) C++
2 186 (36.83%) Java
3 156 (30.89%) SQL
4 141 (27.92%) C
4 141 (27.92%) C#
5 115 (22.77%) JavaScript
6 90 (17.82%) Python
7 41 (8.12%) Perl
8 31 (6.14%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.56%) Shell Script
10 16 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.57%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.38%) Delphi
13 11 (2.18%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.78%) PHP
15 7 (1.39%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.19%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.79%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.79%) R
18 3 (0.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 225 (44.55%) Degree
2 20 (3.96%) PhD
3 8 (1.58%) MCSE
3 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.50%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) WAI
3 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.40%) ISO26262
System Software
1 17 (3.37%) Docker
2 8 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.99%) Firmware
4 4 (0.79%) pfSense
5 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) Cacti
1 4 (0.79%) Nagios
1 4 (0.79%) RANCID
1 4 (0.79%) SmokePing
2 3 (0.59%) Puppet
3 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (5.15%) Oracle
2 10 (1.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.19%) WorldPay
4 5 (0.99%) Perforce
5 4 (0.79%) Cisco
5 4 (0.79%) F5
5 4 (0.79%) Juniper
5 4 (0.79%) QNX
5 4 (0.79%) SolarWinds
5 4 (0.79%) Splunk
5 4 (0.79%) Sun
6 3 (0.59%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.59%) SAP
6 3 (0.59%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.59%) VMware
6 3 (0.59%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (0.40%) Apple
7 2 (0.40%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.40%) Facebook
7 2 (0.40%) Sybase
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