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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 676 821 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.92% 32.66% 35.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.93% 34.31% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 606 694 936
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
2053 2393 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.93% 95.19% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 2012 2386
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 0 517 £42,500 +6.25% 86
Peterborough 0 87 £38,000 +2.70% 21
Huntingdon +2 11 £62,500 +58.22% 1
St Neots +4 8 £68,750 +141.22%
Ely +2 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 546 (42.03%) C#
2 528 (40.65%) HTML
3 488 (37.57%) SQL
4 478 (36.80%) JavaScript
5 471 (36.26%) .NET
6 470 (36.18%) CSS
7 431 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
8 347 (26.71%) SQL Server
9 313 (24.10%) Degree
10 303 (23.33%) Java
11 282 (21.71%) jQuery
12 280 (21.56%) ASP.NET
13 253 (19.48%) OO
14 250 (19.25%) MVC
15 246 (18.94%) Software Engineering
16 240 (18.48%) C++
17 218 (16.78%) Computer Science
18 206 (15.86%) HTML5
19 202 (15.55%) Python
20 185 (14.24%) XML
20 185 (14.24%) PHP
21 168 (12.93%) Linux
22 156 (12.01%) TDD
23 146 (11.24%) MySQL
24 145 (11.16%) C
25 144 (11.09%) Web Services
25 144 (11.09%) Microsoft
26 139 (10.70%) Windows
27 134 (10.32%) Finance
28 128 (9.85%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 41 (3.16%) Tomcat
2 36 (2.77%) Node.js
3 29 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.08%) Apache
5 26 (2.00%) JBoss
6 25 (1.92%) CMS
7 22 (1.69%) Drupal
8 18 (1.39%) IIS
8 18 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.46%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.46%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.38%) Documentum
12 5 (0.38%) WordPress
12 5 (0.38%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.23%) Lync
14 3 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.15%) Kentico
Applications
1 88 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.62%) MS Office
3 7 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.31%) 3ds Max
4 4 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.23%) Blender
5 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.23%) Maya
6 1 (0.077%) Simulink
6 1 (0.077%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 23 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.38%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.31%) Magento
4 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.077%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.077%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.85%) SaaS
2 21 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.39%) HTTP
2 36 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.92%) Internet
4 19 (1.46%) Wireless
5 11 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 9 (0.69%) ICMP
7 8 (0.62%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.54%) Intranet
9 6 (0.46%) ZigBee
9 6 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.46%) SNMP
10 5 (0.38%) SS7
10 5 (0.38%) INAP
10 5 (0.38%) LTE
10 5 (0.38%) VoLTE
11 4 (0.31%) SSH
12 3 (0.23%) Skype
12 3 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.23%) SSL
12 3 (0.23%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 146 (11.24%) MySQL
3 71 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 63 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 60 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 59 (4.54%) NoSQL
8 58 (4.46%) MongoDB
8 58 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (2.54%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.23%) Data Mining
13 16 (1.23%) Big Data
14 15 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (0.62%) DB2
16 8 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 102 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 70 (5.39%) Git (software)
3 66 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 51 (3.93%) NUnit
6 41 (3.16%) Selenium
7 38 (2.93%) Maven
8 30 (2.31%) Subversion
9 25 (1.92%) Moq
10 21 (1.62%) Eclipse
11 20 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
12 16 (1.23%) SpecFlow
12 16 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.08%) JIRA
14 12 (0.92%) Bugzilla
15 11 (0.85%) MSTest
16 10 (0.77%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.77%) JMeter
17 8 (0.62%) JUnit
17 8 (0.62%) Jasmine
General
1 134 (10.32%) Finance
2 59 (4.54%) Telecoms
3 50 (3.85%) Marketing
4 49 (3.77%) Retail
5 29 (2.23%) Electronics
6 27 (2.08%) Banking
7 19 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.46%) Advertising
8 11 (0.85%) Publishing
8 11 (0.85%) Games
9 9 (0.69%) Automotive
10 7 (0.54%) Law
11 6 (0.46%) Billing
11 6 (0.46%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.15%) Local Government
13 2 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.077%) French Language
14 1 (0.077%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (40.65%) HTML
2 471 (36.26%) .NET
3 470 (36.18%) CSS
4 282 (21.71%) jQuery
5 280 (21.56%) ASP.NET
6 206 (15.86%) HTML5
7 185 (14.24%) XML
8 144 (11.09%) Web Services
9 128 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 117 (9.01%) WCF
11 110 (8.47%) CSS3
12 79 (6.08%) AngularJS
13 69 (5.31%) Ajax
14 64 (4.93%) J2EE
15 58 (4.46%) Spring
16 57 (4.39%) .NET Framework
17 55 (4.23%) REST
18 54 (4.16%) SOAP
19 50 (3.85%) WPF
20 49 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (16.78%) Computer Science
2 91 (7.01%) Mathematics
3 67 (5.16%) User Experience
4 64 (4.93%) Algorithms
5 43 (3.31%) Open Source
6 33 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 32 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (2.08%) Statistics
9 19 (1.46%) LIMS
9 19 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
10 18 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.08%) Physics
13 13 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.00%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.92%) Internet of Things
15 11 (0.85%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.85%) Informatics
16 9 (0.69%) Blackberry
16 9 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 168 (12.93%) Linux
2 139 (10.70%) Windows
3 69 (5.31%) Android
4 42 (3.23%) UNIX
5 39 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.31%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.85%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.15%) Debian
8 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.077%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.077%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (19.48%) OO
3 250 (19.25%) MVC
4 246 (18.94%) Software Engineering
5 156 (12.01%) TDD
6 128 (9.85%) Web Development
7 120 (9.24%) Scrum
8 72 (5.54%) E-Commerce
9 69 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (4.62%) Unit Testing
11 59 (4.54%) CRM
12 52 (4.00%) OOD
13 51 (3.93%) Multithreading
14 47 (3.62%) Mentoring
15 45 (3.46%) Mobile Development
15 45 (3.46%) Test Automation
16 43 (3.31%) Web Application Development
16 43 (3.31%) OOP
17 40 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
18 39 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 546 (42.03%) C#
2 488 (37.57%) SQL
3 478 (36.80%) JavaScript
4 303 (23.33%) Java
5 240 (18.48%) C++
6 202 (15.55%) Python
7 185 (14.24%) PHP
8 145 (11.16%) C
9 96 (7.39%) T-SQL
10 77 (5.93%) Perl
11 59 (4.54%) Ruby
12 42 (3.23%) VB
13 38 (2.93%) VB.NET
14 28 (2.16%) Embedded C
15 25 (1.92%) Objective-C
16 23 (1.77%) Embedded C++
17 17 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.31%) XAML
18 16 (1.23%) PowerShell
19 15 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 313 (24.10%) Degree
2 7 (0.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.46%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.077%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.70%) QA
2 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.077%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (1.00%) Firmware
2 6 (0.46%) Docker
3 5 (0.38%) LXC
3 5 (0.38%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (0.38%) Xen
3 5 (0.38%) KVM
4 1 (0.077%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.077%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (0.54%) Vagrant
1 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.38%) Mesos
2 5 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.077%) Graphite
3 1 (0.077%) Nagios
3 1 (0.077%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.077%) Munin
3 1 (0.077%) Ansible
3 1 (0.077%) logstash
3 1 (0.077%) Graylog
Vendors
1 144 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.93%) Oracle
3 32 (2.46%) Google
4 20 (1.54%) TOWER Software
5 19 (1.46%) Sitecore
6 14 (1.08%) Twitter
7 10 (0.77%) Facebook
7 10 (0.77%) Perforce
8 8 (0.62%) SAP
8 8 (0.62%) Adobe
9 7 (0.54%) Cognos
9 7 (0.54%) Zend
10 5 (0.38%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.38%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.38%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.31%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.31%) Sencha
11 4 (0.31%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.31%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.15%) Apple
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