The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 88 85 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 10 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 1.61% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.68% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 10
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Software Programmer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1164 1313 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.60% 96.33% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1143 1381
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Cambridge region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Software Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Software Programmer in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 18 (78.26%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) Degree
5 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) OOP
5 10 (43.48%) SDLC
6 9 (39.13%) Perl
6 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
7 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
7 8 (34.78%) OO
7 8 (34.78%) Apache
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
8 6 (26.09%) C++
9 5 (21.74%) PHP
9 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) REST
10 4 (17.39%) Python
11 3 (13.04%) Scrum
12 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
12 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
12 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
12 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
12 2 (8.70%) HTML5
12 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
12 2 (8.70%) CSS3
12 2 (8.70%) Mentoring

Software Programmer Skill Set
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 8 (34.78%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) LINQ
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Informatics
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) OOP
2 10 (43.48%) SDLC
3 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
4 8 (34.78%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Secure Coding
7 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) Perl
5 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
6 6 (26.09%) C++
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 4 (17.39%) Python
9 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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