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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 99 83 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 7 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.59% 1.64% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.70% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 9
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1153 1356 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.86% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1141 1347
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Degree
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) SDLC
6 10 (45.45%) OOP
6 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) OO
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) Perl
8 7 (31.82%) C++
8 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
9 6 (27.27%) Apache
9 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (18.18%) Python
12 3 (13.64%) HTML
12 3 (13.64%) PHP
12 3 (13.64%) Scrum
12 3 (13.64%) QA
12 3 (13.64%) REST
13 2 (9.09%) CSS3
13 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
13 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
13 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
13 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
13 2 (9.09%) 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) SDLC
3 10 (45.45%) OOP
4 8 (36.36%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Secure Coding
8 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
5 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 4 (18.18%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) PHP
8 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Perforce
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