The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 674 634 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.57% 29.28% 34.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.94% 30.33% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 604 534 876
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £28,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2412 2090 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.54% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1675 2286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 465 £40,000 +6.66% 75
Peterborough +4 90 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Huntingdon +7 11 £35,000 +40.00% 1
St Neots - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 569 (42.05%) .NET
2 561 (41.46%) C#
3 535 (39.54%) JavaScript
4 527 (38.95%) HTML
5 517 (38.21%) SQL
6 475 (35.11%) CSS
7 432 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
8 391 (28.90%) SQL Server
9 355 (26.24%) Java
10 298 (22.03%) jQuery
11 290 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 276 (20.40%) Degree
13 249 (18.40%) MVC
14 246 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 229 (16.93%) Computer Science
16 214 (15.82%) Python
17 208 (15.37%) TDD
18 203 (15.00%) C++
19 201 (14.86%) WCF
20 197 (14.56%) PHP
21 190 (14.04%) Finance
22 188 (13.90%) OO
23 186 (13.75%) XML
24 182 (13.45%) HTML5
25 164 (12.12%) MySQL
26 150 (11.09%) Linux
27 147 (10.86%) Microsoft
28 145 (10.72%) Windows
29 144 (10.64%) Scrum
29 144 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (3.70%) Node.js
2 47 (3.47%) Tomcat
3 44 (3.25%) Apache
4 42 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (2.22%) IIS
6 18 (1.33%) JBoss
7 17 (1.26%) CMS
8 13 (0.96%) Drupal
9 11 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.74%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.59%) WordPress
11 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.44%) nginx
13 5 (0.37%) SAP Portal
13 5 (0.37%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.30%) WildFly
14 4 (0.30%) Moodle
14 4 (0.30%) Mule
Applications
1 75 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.59%) MS Office
4 4 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.30%) 3ds Max
4 4 (0.30%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.22%) Blender
5 3 (0.22%) Maya
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.37%) Magento
3 5 (0.37%) Endur
4 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.96%) SaaS
4 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.52%) GitHub
4 7 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.30%) Joyent
7 3 (0.22%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.074%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.074%) PaaS
9 1 (0.074%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.14%) HTTP
2 44 (3.25%) Internet
3 35 (2.59%) Wireless
4 29 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.96%) SNMP
6 11 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 9 (0.67%) SSL
8 6 (0.44%) Bluetooth
8 6 (0.44%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.37%) LTE
9 5 (0.37%) GSM
9 5 (0.37%) 3GPP
9 5 (0.37%) UMTS
9 5 (0.37%) Intranet
10 4 (0.30%) LDAP
10 4 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.30%) SMS
10 4 (0.30%) NFC
10 4 (0.30%) SMPP
11 3 (0.22%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 164 (12.12%) MySQL
3 103 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 87 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
5 81 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (5.32%) Relational Database
7 68 (5.03%) MongoDB
8 67 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 67 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 64 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (2.44%) Big Data
13 29 (2.14%) Data Mining
14 20 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.40%) OLAP
16 15 (1.11%) MS Access
16 15 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 114 (8.43%) Visual Studio
2 90 (6.65%) NUnit
3 75 (5.54%) Git (software)
4 71 (5.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 58 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 56 (4.14%) Moq
7 46 (3.40%) Subversion
7 46 (3.40%) Maven
8 45 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 37 (2.73%) MSTest
10 35 (2.59%) Eclipse
11 19 (1.40%) Selenium
12 13 (0.96%) MSBuild
13 12 (0.89%) Hudson
14 10 (0.74%) Jasmine
15 9 (0.67%) Ant
15 9 (0.67%) JUnit
16 8 (0.59%) ReSharper
16 8 (0.59%) CppUnit
17 7 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 190 (14.04%) Finance
2 68 (5.03%) Retail
3 46 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 39 (2.88%) Marketing
5 31 (2.29%) Banking
6 23 (1.70%) Music Industry
7 17 (1.26%) Publishing
8 14 (1.03%) Games
8 14 (1.03%) Advertising
9 13 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.67%) Electronics
12 8 (0.59%) Automotive
13 4 (0.30%) Back Office
13 4 (0.30%) Local Government
14 3 (0.22%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) Law
14 3 (0.22%) Legal
15 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (42.05%) .NET
2 527 (38.95%) HTML
3 475 (35.11%) CSS
4 298 (22.03%) jQuery
5 290 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 201 (14.86%) WCF
7 186 (13.75%) XML
8 182 (13.45%) HTML5
9 144 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 141 (10.42%) Web Services
11 102 (7.54%) CSS3
12 81 (5.99%) Ajax
13 76 (5.62%) AngularJS
14 73 (5.40%) WPF
15 70 (5.17%) Spring
16 68 (5.03%) REST
17 61 (4.51%) .NET Framework
17 61 (4.51%) SOAP
18 44 (3.25%) RESTful
19 43 (3.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 229 (16.93%) Computer Science
2 68 (5.03%) Mathematics
3 65 (4.80%) User Experience
4 62 (4.58%) Open Source
5 51 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 49 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (2.96%) Mobile App
8 25 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
9 22 (1.63%) LIMS
10 20 (1.48%) Informatics
11 19 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
12 18 (1.33%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.03%) N-Tier
15 13 (0.96%) Physics
15 13 (0.96%) Internet of Things
16 11 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.81%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 150 (11.09%) Linux
2 145 (10.72%) Windows
3 71 (5.25%) Android
4 45 (3.33%) UNIX
5 41 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.81%) Mac OS
8 10 (0.74%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.44%) Debian
11 5 (0.37%) AIX
11 5 (0.37%) HPUX
11 5 (0.37%) Solaris
12 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (18.40%) MVC
3 246 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 208 (15.37%) TDD
5 188 (13.90%) OO
6 144 (10.64%) Scrum
7 141 (10.42%) Web Development
8 92 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
9 79 (5.84%) Multithreading
10 72 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (5.32%) OOD
11 71 (5.25%) E-Commerce
11 71 (5.25%) OOP
12 61 (4.51%) Web Application Development
13 54 (3.99%) Kanban
14 49 (3.62%) Unit Testing
14 49 (3.62%) ETL
15 42 (3.10%) SOA
16 41 (3.03%) BDD
17 36 (2.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 561 (41.46%) C#
2 535 (39.54%) JavaScript
3 517 (38.21%) SQL
4 355 (26.24%) Java
5 214 (15.82%) Python
6 203 (15.00%) C++
7 197 (14.56%) PHP
8 107 (7.91%) C
9 89 (6.58%) Perl
10 81 (5.99%) T-SQL
11 68 (5.03%) VB.NET
12 60 (4.43%) VB
13 58 (4.29%) Ruby
14 35 (2.59%) Objective-C
15 29 (2.14%) PL/SQL
16 23 (1.70%) Scala
17 20 (1.48%) Bash Shell
17 20 (1.48%) Embedded C
18 15 (1.11%) VBA
18 15 (1.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 276 (20.40%) Degree
2 24 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (1.33%) MCTS
3 18 (1.33%) MCP
3 18 (1.33%) MCAD
3 18 (1.33%) MCSD
4 6 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.30%) CISSP
6 3 (0.22%) CEH
6 3 (0.22%) CISMP
7 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.59%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.074%) JTAG
4 1 (0.074%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 10 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.37%) HDFS
3 4 (0.30%) Firmware
4 2 (0.15%) Squid
4 2 (0.15%) Corosync
4 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.074%) Nagios
Vendors
1 147 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 135 (9.98%) Oracle
3 19 (1.40%) Google
4 17 (1.26%) Twitter
5 13 (0.96%) Cognos
6 12 (0.89%) SAP
7 10 (0.74%) VMware
8 9 (0.67%) Facebook
9 7 (0.52%) Zend
9 7 (0.52%) Adobe
10 6 (0.44%) Apple
11 5 (0.37%) OpenLink
12 4 (0.30%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.30%) Telerik
12 4 (0.30%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.30%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.30%) Sencha
13 3 (0.22%) Splunk
13 3 (0.22%) Perforce
13 3 (0.22%) IBM
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Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 48k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k plus fantastic bonus and more
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
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University of Cambridge
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
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Optimus Search
Salary: Negotiable + Pension/ Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
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Salary: to £40k + benefits
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