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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 305 317 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.48% 21.85% 22.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.12% 24.96% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 245 245 279
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
980 1270 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.07% 87.53% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 842 997 1054
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,773 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 24 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 255 (47.40%) C++
2 227 (42.19%) Degree
3 203 (37.73%) Java
4 201 (37.36%) Computer Science
5 200 (37.17%) Python
6 155 (28.81%) Linux
7 151 (28.07%) Mathematics
8 146 (27.14%) C
9 139 (25.84%) C#
10 138 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
11 92 (17.10%) Windows
12 91 (16.91%) JavaScript
13 87 (16.17%) SQL
14 77 (14.31%) Physics
15 69 (12.83%) Algorithms
16 66 (12.27%) HTML
17 65 (12.08%) PhD
17 65 (12.08%) Multithreading
18 63 (11.71%) OO
18 63 (11.71%) .NET
19 54 (10.04%) Electronics
19 54 (10.04%) Microsoft
20 52 (9.67%) Finance
21 50 (9.29%) SDLC
22 49 (9.11%) CSS
23 48 (8.92%) Wireless
24 46 (8.55%) Perl
24 46 (8.55%) Android
25 44 (8.18%) Git (software)
25 44 (8.18%) Web Services

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 16 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.30%) WordPress
4 6 (1.12%) Apache
4 6 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.74%) nginx
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) SAS
6 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.19%) DNN
7 1 (0.19%) Luigi
7 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.12%) GitHub
5 4 (0.74%) Office 365
5 4 (0.74%) SaaS
6 2 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.92%) Wireless
2 26 (4.83%) Bluetooth
3 21 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (2.04%) 802.11
5 9 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.49%) HTTP
7 6 (1.12%) DNS
7 6 (1.12%) LDAP
8 5 (0.93%) DHCP
8 5 (0.93%) NFC
8 5 (0.93%) SSL
9 4 (0.74%) SAN
9 4 (0.74%) SMPP
9 4 (0.74%) SMS
9 4 (0.74%) VLAN
10 3 (0.56%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.37%) Firewall
11 2 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.51%) MySQL
2 33 (6.13%) Big Data
3 31 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.02%) SQL Server
5 19 (3.53%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.79%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.42%) Spotfire
8 12 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.86%) Lumira
9 10 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.67%) HBase
11 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.74%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.56%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.37%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.19%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.83%) NUnit
3 25 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 19 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.60%) Subversion
6 10 (1.86%) JIRA
6 10 (1.86%) MSBuild
7 9 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.49%) CppUnit
8 8 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (1.30%) MSTest
9 7 (1.30%) Selenium
9 7 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.12%) JUnit
10 6 (1.12%) Moq
11 5 (0.93%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.56%) NetBeans
13 3 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 54 (10.04%) Electronics
2 52 (9.67%) Finance
3 26 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (4.28%) Automotive
6 13 (2.42%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.04%) Games
8 10 (1.86%) Banking
9 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) French Language
10 4 (0.74%) German Language
10 4 (0.74%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.74%) Japanese Language
10 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.37%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 321 (59.67%) Software Engineer
2 167 (31.04%) Developer
3 97 (18.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 94 (17.47%) Java Engineer
5 84 (15.61%) Software Developer
6 76 (14.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 66 (12.27%) Graduate
8 64 (11.90%) Embedded Engineer
9 61 (11.34%) Senior Software Engineer
10 59 (10.97%) Java Developer
11 56 (10.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 54 (10.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 50 (9.29%) C# Software Engineer
14 46 (8.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 35 (6.51%) Java Software Developer
16 34 (6.32%) C++ Developer
17 31 (5.76%) Programmer
18 30 (5.58%) C Software Engineer
19 29 (5.39%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
20 27 (5.02%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.27%) HTML
2 63 (11.71%) .NET
3 49 (9.11%) CSS
4 44 (8.18%) Web Services
5 40 (7.43%) XML
6 35 (6.51%) HTML5
7 30 (5.58%) ASP.NET
8 29 (5.39%) REST
9 23 (4.28%) jQuery
10 22 (4.09%) JSON
11 21 (3.90%) CSS3
12 17 (3.16%) WCF
13 16 (2.97%) RESTful
14 14 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (2.42%) .NET Framework
15 13 (2.42%) J2EE
15 13 (2.42%) MFC
16 12 (2.23%) AngularJS
16 12 (2.23%) Node.js
16 12 (2.23%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 201 (37.36%) Computer Science
2 151 (28.07%) Mathematics
3 77 (14.31%) Physics
4 69 (12.83%) Algorithms
5 35 (6.51%) User Experience
6 29 (5.39%) Visualisation
7 22 (4.09%) Data Structures
8 20 (3.72%) Statistics
9 19 (3.53%) Augmented Reality
10 16 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (2.23%) Informatics
12 12 (2.23%) Management Information System
13 11 (2.04%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.67%) Digital Media
15 8 (1.49%) Life Science
15 8 (1.49%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.30%) Biology
16 7 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 155 (28.81%) Linux
2 92 (17.10%) Windows
3 46 (8.55%) Android
4 23 (4.28%) Unix
5 18 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.79%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (2.79%) Windows CE
7 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.74%) CentOS
8 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) webOS
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (12.08%) Multithreading
3 63 (11.71%) OO
4 50 (9.29%) SDLC
5 43 (7.99%) Scrum
6 42 (7.81%) OOP
7 39 (7.25%) Machine Learning
8 32 (5.95%) Open Source
9 31 (5.76%) Analytics
9 31 (5.76%) Mentoring
10 29 (5.39%) Unit Testing
11 24 (4.46%) MVC
12 23 (4.28%) TDD
13 22 (4.09%) Bioinformatics
13 22 (4.09%) ETL
13 22 (4.09%) Test Automation
14 21 (3.90%) OOD
15 20 (3.72%) Android Development
15 20 (3.72%) Business Analysis
15 20 (3.72%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 255 (47.40%) C++
2 203 (37.73%) Java
3 200 (37.17%) Python
4 146 (27.14%) C
5 139 (25.84%) C#
6 91 (16.91%) JavaScript
7 87 (16.17%) SQL
8 46 (8.55%) Perl
9 19 (3.53%) PHP
10 16 (2.97%) Embedded C
10 16 (2.97%) MATLAB
11 13 (2.42%) Embedded C++
11 13 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.42%) Ruby
12 11 (2.04%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.86%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.86%) R
14 9 (1.67%) VBA
15 6 (1.12%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 227 (42.19%) Degree
2 65 (12.08%) PhD
3 14 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.20%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) ISO13485
3 3 (0.56%) WAI
4 2 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (2.04%) Firmware
2 9 (1.67%) Docker
3 8 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.74%) NFS
4 4 (0.74%) Samba
5 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) 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 54 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.35%) Oracle
3 16 (2.97%) Dell
3 16 (2.97%) HP
4 14 (2.60%) SAP
5 10 (1.86%) QNX
6 8 (1.49%) IBM
6 8 (1.49%) VMware
7 4 (0.74%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.74%) Intel
7 4 (0.74%) Samsung
7 4 (0.74%) Sun
8 3 (0.56%) Cognos
8 3 (0.56%) Facebook
8 3 (0.56%) Google
8 3 (0.56%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.56%) Tableau
8 3 (0.56%) Talend
8 3 (0.56%) TOWER Software
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Fantastic Salary/Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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IC Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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