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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 94 103 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 10 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 0.60% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.61% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 23
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
1116 1469 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.71% 97.61% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1132 1258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 19 February 2017.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (83.33%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Informatics
3 12 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
3 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) STL
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) D3.js
5 3 (16.67%) GoogleTest
5 3 (16.67%) User Experience
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Google
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Ext JS
5 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) GoogleTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (16.67%) D3.js
1 3 (16.67%) Ext JS
1 3 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (66.67%) Informatics
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
1 12 (66.67%) Perl
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Google
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