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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 96 76 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.57% 3.47% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 3.62% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 87 61 133
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £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
2025 2100 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.34% 95.76% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1779 2111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +22 75 £52,500 +31.25% 13
Peterborough +10 15 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Huntingdon - 9 £67,500 -
St Neots - 8 £68,750 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 104 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (43.88%) .NET
3 80 (40.82%) Java
4 74 (37.76%) C#
5 72 (36.73%) SQL
6 67 (34.18%) JavaScript
6 67 (34.18%) HTML
7 52 (26.53%) MVC
7 52 (26.53%) CSS
8 46 (23.47%) TDD
9 44 (22.45%) ASP.NET
10 40 (20.41%) WCF
11 38 (19.39%) Software Engineering
11 38 (19.39%) SQL Server
12 37 (18.88%) XML
12 37 (18.88%) HTML5
13 36 (18.37%) Degree
14 34 (17.35%) jQuery
14 34 (17.35%) MySQL
15 30 (15.31%) Android
16 29 (14.80%) Windows
17 28 (14.29%) E-Commerce
17 28 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 27 (13.78%) OO
18 27 (13.78%) J2EE
19 25 (12.76%) Web Services
19 25 (12.76%) Finance
20 24 (12.24%) Relational Database
21 23 (11.73%) Tomcat

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 23 (11.73%) Tomcat
2 17 (8.67%) JBoss
3 6 (3.06%) Node.js
4 5 (2.55%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.55%) Apache
4 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.04%) Drupal
5 4 (2.04%) Mule
6 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.53%) IIS
7 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) Documentum
8 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.51%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) SaaS
2 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) HTTP
2 8 (4.08%) Wireless
3 4 (2.04%) Internet
4 3 (1.53%) LTE
4 3 (1.53%) GSM
4 3 (1.53%) UMTS
5 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.51%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) 802.11
6 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.35%) MySQL
3 24 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.65%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.63%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.12%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.06%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.55%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.55%) MariaDB
11 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.53%) DB2
12 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (9.18%) NUnit
2 15 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.12%) Subversion
5 9 (4.59%) MSBuild
6 8 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (3.57%) Moq
8 6 (3.06%) Maven
8 6 (3.06%) MSTest
8 6 (3.06%) Selenium
9 5 (2.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.53%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.53%) QUnit
10 3 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.02%) Hudson
11 2 (1.02%) WiX
11 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.51%) Ant
General
1 25 (12.76%) Finance
2 16 (8.16%) Banking
3 8 (4.08%) Retail
3 8 (4.08%) Advertising
3 8 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.06%) Marketing
5 5 (2.55%) Games
6 3 (1.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (43.88%) .NET
2 67 (34.18%) HTML
3 52 (26.53%) CSS
4 44 (22.45%) ASP.NET
5 40 (20.41%) WCF
6 37 (18.88%) XML
6 37 (18.88%) HTML5
7 34 (17.35%) jQuery
8 28 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (13.78%) J2EE
10 25 (12.76%) Web Services
11 19 (9.69%) CSS3
12 17 (8.67%) Spring
13 15 (7.65%) WPF
13 15 (7.65%) Ajax
13 15 (7.65%) .NET Framework
14 14 (7.14%) LINQ
15 13 (6.63%) REST
15 13 (6.63%) Java EE
16 12 (6.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.14%) User Experience
3 13 (6.63%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.61%) Statistics
4 11 (5.61%) Open Source
5 10 (5.10%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.08%) Mobile App
8 7 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.06%) Physics
9 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
9 6 (3.06%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.55%) LIMS
10 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.55%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.55%) Informatics
11 4 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.53%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.31%) Android
2 29 (14.80%) Windows
3 19 (9.69%) Linux
4 11 (5.61%) Windows Phone
5 10 (5.10%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.08%) UNIX
7 3 (1.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.51%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.51%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.53%) MVC
3 46 (23.47%) TDD
4 38 (19.39%) Software Engineering
5 28 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 27 (13.78%) OO
7 20 (10.20%) Multithreading
7 20 (10.20%) Android Development
8 18 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.67%) SOA
10 15 (7.65%) Web Development
10 15 (7.65%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.14%) OOD
12 12 (6.12%) Extreme Programming
12 12 (6.12%) Analytics
13 9 (4.59%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.59%) Scrum
14 8 (4.08%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.57%) Data Analysis
15 7 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 80 (40.82%) Java
2 74 (37.76%) C#
3 72 (36.73%) SQL
4 67 (34.18%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.73%) PHP
6 22 (11.22%) C++
6 22 (11.22%) Python
7 17 (8.67%) Perl
8 16 (8.16%) C
9 15 (7.65%) Ruby
10 10 (5.10%) XAML
11 9 (4.59%) VB.NET
12 8 (4.08%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.55%) R
14 5 (2.55%) Golang
14 5 (2.55%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.55%) PHP5
14 5 (2.55%) Haskell
14 5 (2.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (18.37%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) VCP4
3 3 (1.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Xen
1 5 (2.55%) KVM
1 5 (2.55%) Docker
1 5 (2.55%) LXC
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) Mesos
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.61%) Oracle
3 6 (3.06%) Google
4 5 (2.55%) Zend
4 5 (2.55%) Pegasus
5 4 (2.04%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.53%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.02%) Tableau
8 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.51%) Capita
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