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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 61 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 88 98 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.56% 4.30% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.56% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 76 90 175
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
2360 2151 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.35% 94.30% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1850 2486
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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 59 £48,000 +5.49% 9
Peterborough +1 16 £40,325 -2.24% 2
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 111 (56.63%) .NET
2 102 (52.04%) SQL
3 97 (49.49%) C#
4 89 (45.41%) JavaScript
5 86 (43.88%) HTML
6 78 (39.80%) CSS
7 75 (38.27%) jQuery
8 73 (37.24%) SQL Server
9 69 (35.20%) ASP.NET
10 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (30.61%) MVC
12 55 (28.06%) HTML5
13 52 (26.53%) TDD
14 50 (25.51%) Degree
14 50 (25.51%) WCF
15 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (20.41%) OO
17 37 (18.88%) NUnit
17 37 (18.88%) CSS3
18 35 (17.86%) Java
18 35 (17.86%) C++
18 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
19 34 (17.35%) Finance
19 34 (17.35%) XML
20 32 (16.33%) Rhino Mocks
21 28 (14.29%) Oracle
22 27 (13.78%) Computer Science
23 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
23 26 (13.27%) Ajax
23 26 (13.27%) UNIX

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 16 (8.16%) Apache
2 11 (5.61%) CMS
3 9 (4.59%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.57%) IIS
5 6 (3.06%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.04%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.04%) Drupal
7 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.53%) Mule
8 1 (0.51%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) Force.com
1 5 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.04%) SaaS
2 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) SSL
2 4 (2.04%) SMS
3 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 2 (1.02%) SMPP
3 2 (1.02%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.02%) NFC
3 2 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (37.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.20%) MySQL
3 13 (6.63%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.59%) OLAP
5 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.57%) DB2
6 7 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.53%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.53%) OLTP
10 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.53%) Big Data
11 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (18.88%) NUnit
2 32 (16.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 26 (13.27%) Moq
4 24 (12.24%) MSTest
5 19 (9.69%) Subversion
6 17 (8.67%) ReSharper
6 17 (8.67%) CppUnit
6 17 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (8.16%) xUnit.net
7 16 (8.16%) MbUnit
8 14 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.55%) Selenium
10 5 (2.55%) QUnit
11 3 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.02%) GoogleTest
12 2 (1.02%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.51%) SCons
13 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.51%) dotTrace
General
1 34 (17.35%) Finance
2 10 (5.10%) Retail
3 8 (4.08%) Automotive
3 8 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.57%) Marketing
5 6 (3.06%) Banking
5 6 (3.06%) Electronics
5 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.53%) Publishing
7 2 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (56.63%) .NET
2 86 (43.88%) HTML
3 78 (39.80%) CSS
4 75 (38.27%) jQuery
5 69 (35.20%) ASP.NET
6 55 (28.06%) HTML5
7 50 (25.51%) WCF
8 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (18.88%) CSS3
10 34 (17.35%) XML
11 26 (13.27%) Ajax
12 22 (11.22%) AngularJS
13 20 (10.20%) Razor View Engine
14 19 (9.69%) Web Services
15 18 (9.18%) XSLT
15 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 13 (6.63%) XHTML
17 12 (6.12%) .NET Framework
18 11 (5.61%) JSON
19 10 (5.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.65%) Informatics
3 13 (6.63%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.63%) Open Source
4 7 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.06%) DTV
5 6 (3.06%) Grid Computing
6 5 (2.55%) Statistics
6 5 (2.55%) LIMS
6 5 (2.55%) Physics
7 4 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.02%) IPTV
9 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.02%) iPhone
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.27%) UNIX
2 11 (5.61%) Linux
3 10 (5.10%) Windows
4 9 (4.59%) Android
4 9 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.61%) MVC
3 52 (26.53%) TDD
4 40 (20.41%) OO
5 26 (13.27%) SOA
5 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
6 23 (11.73%) Unit Testing
7 22 (11.22%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.20%) Bioinformatics
9 16 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.16%) OOD
10 15 (7.65%) Web Development
11 14 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (7.14%) Web Design
12 10 (5.10%) Scrum
13 8 (4.08%) OOP
13 8 (4.08%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.57%) BDD
14 7 (3.57%) Refactoring
14 7 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 102 (52.04%) SQL
2 97 (49.49%) C#
3 89 (45.41%) JavaScript
4 35 (17.86%) C++
4 35 (17.86%) Java
5 24 (12.24%) Perl
5 24 (12.24%) Python
6 19 (9.69%) T-SQL
7 18 (9.18%) PHP
8 15 (7.65%) VB.NET
9 12 (6.12%) C
10 7 (3.57%) VB
10 7 (3.57%) R
11 5 (2.55%) Golang
11 5 (2.55%) Haskell
11 5 (2.55%) Scala
11 5 (2.55%) AWK
11 5 (2.55%) Ruby
12 3 (1.53%) PHP5
12 3 (1.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (25.51%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) Postgraduate
3 5 (2.55%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.53%) HDFS
2 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (4.59%) Sybase
4 8 (4.08%) SAP
4 8 (4.08%) VMware
5 3 (1.53%) JBoss
5 3 (1.53%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.02%) Apple
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) Telerik
7 1 (0.51%) Google
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