The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 81 68 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.53% 3.29% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.42% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 139
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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
2186 1991 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.25% 96.32% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1656 2155
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -2 54 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Peterborough +18 15 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Huntingdon - 4 £62,500 -
St Neots - 3 £62,500 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 87 (50.29%) .NET
2 84 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (43.35%) SQL
4 73 (42.20%) JavaScript
5 72 (41.62%) C#
6 66 (38.15%) HTML
7 65 (37.57%) Java
8 57 (32.95%) MVC
9 55 (31.79%) CSS
10 45 (26.01%) ASP.NET
10 45 (26.01%) TDD
11 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
11 42 (24.28%) WCF
12 41 (23.70%) jQuery
13 37 (21.39%) XML
14 36 (20.81%) HTML5
15 34 (19.65%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (16.18%) Finance
17 28 (16.18%) MySQL
18 27 (15.61%) E-Commerce
19 26 (15.03%) Degree
20 25 (14.45%) Android
21 24 (13.87%) CSS3
22 22 (12.72%) Windows
23 20 (11.56%) NUnit
23 20 (11.56%) Computer Science
24 19 (10.98%) Multithreading
24 19 (10.98%) Tomcat
25 18 (10.40%) Web Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 14 (8.09%) JBoss
3 8 (4.62%) Apache
4 5 (2.89%) Node.js
5 4 (2.31%) Mule
5 4 (2.31%) IIS
6 3 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.73%) Drupal
7 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.16%) CMS
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Kentico
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
1 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) HTTP
2 7 (4.05%) Wireless
3 4 (2.31%) Internet
4 3 (1.73%) GSM
4 3 (1.73%) UMTS
4 3 (1.73%) LTE
5 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.18%) MySQL
3 18 (10.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.94%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.78%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.31%) DB2
9 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.58%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.58%) Riak
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) NUnit
2 15 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (6.94%) Subversion
5 9 (5.20%) MSTest
5 9 (5.20%) MSBuild
6 6 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.47%) Moq
7 4 (2.31%) QUnit
7 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.31%) Selenium
8 2 (1.16%) xUnit.net
8 2 (1.16%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.16%) Hudson
8 2 (1.16%) WiX
8 2 (1.16%) MbUnit
8 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.16%) CppUnit
8 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.58%) JUnit
General
1 28 (16.18%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Retail
4 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.47%) Marketing
6 3 (1.73%) Advertising
6 3 (1.73%) Publishing
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (50.29%) .NET
2 66 (38.15%) HTML
3 55 (31.79%) CSS
4 45 (26.01%) ASP.NET
5 42 (24.28%) WCF
6 41 (23.70%) jQuery
7 37 (21.39%) XML
8 36 (20.81%) HTML5
9 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (13.87%) CSS3
11 18 (10.40%) Web Services
11 18 (10.40%) J2EE
12 16 (9.25%) Ajax
13 15 (8.67%) .NET Framework
13 15 (8.67%) AngularJS
14 14 (8.09%) Razor View Engine
15 13 (7.51%) Spring
15 13 (7.51%) LINQ
16 11 (6.36%) XSLT
17 10 (5.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.51%) User Experience
3 9 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.47%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.47%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.47%) LIMS
6 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.31%) Open Source
8 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.73%) PMI
8 3 (1.73%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.73%) Robotics
8 3 (1.73%) Biology
8 3 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.73%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Android
2 22 (12.72%) Windows
3 11 (6.36%) UNIX
4 10 (5.78%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.78%) Linux
5 9 (5.20%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.95%) MVC
3 45 (26.01%) TDD
4 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
5 27 (15.61%) E-Commerce
6 19 (10.98%) Multithreading
7 18 (10.40%) SOA
8 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (9.25%) OO
10 15 (8.67%) Android Development
10 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.09%) Web Development
12 9 (5.20%) OOD
13 8 (4.62%) Analytics
13 8 (4.62%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (4.05%) Extreme Programming
15 6 (3.47%) Waterfall
16 5 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 4 (2.31%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 4 (2.31%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.35%) SQL
2 73 (42.20%) JavaScript
3 72 (41.62%) C#
4 65 (37.57%) Java
5 18 (10.40%) PHP
6 17 (9.83%) C++
7 13 (7.51%) Python
8 12 (6.94%) C
9 9 (5.20%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.62%) Ruby
10 8 (4.62%) Perl
10 8 (4.62%) XAML
11 6 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.89%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.89%) PHP5
13 3 (1.73%) VB
13 3 (1.73%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (15.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.25%) Oracle
3 5 (2.89%) Google
3 5 (2.89%) Zend
4 4 (2.31%) VMware
5 2 (1.16%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) Sybase
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.58%) Capita
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