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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 82 100 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.96% 4.10% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 4.31% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 91 142
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,660
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
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
1998 2320 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1934 2219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 75 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Peterborough -11 6 £45,000 -18.18% 2
St Neots - 1 £90,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £90,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 84 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (39.31%) Java
3 66 (38.15%) C#
3 66 (38.15%) .NET
4 51 (29.48%) SQL
5 48 (27.75%) HTML
5 48 (27.75%) Degree
6 43 (24.86%) MVC
7 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
8 40 (23.12%) JavaScript
9 39 (22.54%) OO
10 38 (21.97%) Windows
11 34 (19.65%) J2EE
11 34 (19.65%) Android
12 33 (19.08%) Web Services
13 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET
14 30 (17.34%) CSS
15 28 (16.18%) Python
15 28 (16.18%) TDD
15 28 (16.18%) Relational Database
16 27 (15.61%) Computer Science
17 26 (15.03%) Android Development
18 25 (14.45%) Jenkins
18 25 (14.45%) MySQL
19 23 (13.29%) Tomcat
19 23 (13.29%) Linux
19 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering
19 23 (13.29%) WCF
19 23 (13.29%) HTML5
20 22 (12.72%) WPF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (13.29%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.98%) JBoss
3 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (5.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.89%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.73%) Node.js
6 3 (1.73%) IIS
7 2 (1.16%) Drupal
7 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.58%) Documentum
8 1 (0.58%) Apache
8 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.20%) SaaS
2 7 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Wireless
2 5 (2.89%) Internet
3 4 (2.31%) HTTP
3 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) SNMP
4 1 (0.58%) 802.11
4 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.18%) Relational Database
3 25 (14.45%) MySQL
4 19 (10.98%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.20%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.89%) MariaDB
9 5 (2.89%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.89%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.58%) Big Data
12 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (14.45%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.83%) NUnit
3 12 (6.94%) Selenium
3 12 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.36%) Moq
5 10 (5.78%) Maven
5 10 (5.78%) SpecFlow
5 10 (5.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (4.62%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.05%) Subversion
8 5 (2.89%) MSTest
9 4 (2.31%) JIRA
10 3 (1.73%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.16%) Hudson
12 1 (0.58%) FishEye
12 1 (0.58%) QUnit
12 1 (0.58%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (12.14%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.47%) Advertising
5 5 (2.89%) Games
6 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.15%) .NET
2 48 (27.75%) HTML
3 34 (19.65%) J2EE
4 33 (19.08%) Web Services
5 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET
6 30 (17.34%) CSS
7 23 (13.29%) WCF
7 23 (13.29%) HTML5
8 22 (12.72%) WPF
9 21 (12.14%) jQuery
9 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (12.14%) Java EE
10 17 (9.83%) Spring
11 13 (7.51%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.94%) XML
13 10 (5.78%) LINQ
13 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (5.20%) REST
15 8 (4.62%) .NET Framework
16 6 (3.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.83%) Statistics
3 16 (9.25%) Mathematics
4 15 (8.67%) Algorithms
5 11 (6.36%) Open Source
6 10 (5.78%) User Experience
7 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.47%) Physics
8 6 (3.47%) Informatics
8 6 (3.47%) LIMS
8 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.47%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.47%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.89%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.89%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.73%) PMI
10 3 (1.73%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.97%) Windows
2 34 (19.65%) Android
3 23 (13.29%) Linux
4 11 (6.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.62%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.73%) UNIX
7 1 (0.58%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.58%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.86%) MVC
3 39 (22.54%) OO
4 28 (16.18%) TDD
5 26 (15.03%) Android Development
6 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.98%) Unit Testing
8 17 (9.83%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.09%) Scrum
10 12 (6.94%) Web Development
10 12 (6.94%) Waterfall
11 11 (6.36%) DSDM
11 11 (6.36%) Multithreading
12 10 (5.78%) Software Architecture
12 10 (5.78%) User Stories
13 9 (5.20%) Analytics
13 9 (5.20%) OOD
14 8 (4.62%) Financial Modelling
14 8 (4.62%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (39.31%) Java
2 66 (38.15%) C#
3 51 (29.48%) SQL
4 40 (23.12%) JavaScript
5 28 (16.18%) Python
6 22 (12.72%) C++
7 21 (12.14%) Perl
8 14 (8.09%) PHP
9 13 (7.51%) C
9 13 (7.51%) Ruby
10 10 (5.78%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.62%) XAML
12 5 (2.89%) Go
12 5 (2.89%) R
12 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.89%) Haskell
13 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (27.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.89%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (2.89%) LXC
1 5 (2.89%) Docker
1 5 (2.89%) KVM
1 5 (2.89%) Xen
2 1 (0.58%) HDFS
2 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Mesos
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.36%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.62%) TOWER Software
4 5 (2.89%) Oracle
4 5 (2.89%) Pegasus
5 3 (1.73%) Perforce
5 3 (1.73%) Google
6 2 (1.16%) Tableau
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
7 1 (0.58%) Capita
7 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £60,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £Very competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
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The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
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