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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 103 86 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.95% 3.62% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 3.79% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 71 132
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £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
2014 2268 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.83% 95.41% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 1924 2226
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 27 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 27 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 +31 82 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Peterborough +5 17 £50,000 -9.09% 1
St Neots - 8 £68,750 -
Huntingdon - 8 £68,750 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (42.02%) .NET
3 75 (39.89%) Java
4 74 (39.36%) C#
5 67 (35.64%) SQL
6 63 (33.51%) HTML
7 60 (31.91%) JavaScript
8 52 (27.66%) CSS
9 50 (26.60%) MVC
10 41 (21.81%) Degree
11 40 (21.28%) TDD
12 38 (20.21%) ASP.NET
13 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
14 36 (19.15%) WCF
14 36 (19.15%) HTML5
15 34 (18.09%) Software Engineering
16 31 (16.49%) jQuery
16 31 (16.49%) OO
17 30 (15.96%) XML
17 30 (15.96%) MySQL
17 30 (15.96%) Computer Science
18 29 (15.43%) Android
18 29 (15.43%) J2EE
19 28 (14.89%) Windows
20 27 (14.36%) Web Services
21 25 (13.30%) Finance
22 23 (12.23%) PHP
22 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (12.23%) Relational Database
23 22 (11.70%) C++

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 22 (11.70%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.51%) JBoss
3 7 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.72%) Node.js
4 5 (2.66%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.13%) Drupal
6 3 (1.60%) Mule
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.60%) Apache
7 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.06%) CMS
7 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.53%) Confluence
8 1 (0.53%) Kentico
8 1 (0.53%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.53%) Documentum
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) SaaS
2 6 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) HTTP
1 9 (4.79%) Wireless
2 5 (2.66%) Internet
2 5 (2.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) GSM
3 1 (0.53%) UMTS
3 1 (0.53%) 802.11
3 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.53%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.96%) MySQL
3 23 (12.23%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.91%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.91%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.19%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.66%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.66%) MariaDB
11 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.06%) Big Data
14 1 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (9.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (8.51%) NUnit
3 14 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.38%) Subversion
5 9 (4.79%) Maven
6 8 (4.26%) MSBuild
7 7 (3.72%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.66%) Selenium
8 5 (2.66%) Moq
9 4 (2.13%) MSTest
9 4 (2.13%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.60%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.06%) Hudson
11 2 (1.06%) WiX
12 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.53%) Ant
12 1 (0.53%) JUnit
General
1 25 (13.30%) Finance
2 18 (9.57%) Banking
3 9 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.72%) Advertising
5 6 (3.19%) Marketing
6 5 (2.66%) Games
7 3 (1.60%) Publishing
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 2 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (42.02%) .NET
2 63 (33.51%) HTML
3 52 (27.66%) CSS
4 38 (20.21%) ASP.NET
5 36 (19.15%) WCF
5 36 (19.15%) HTML5
6 31 (16.49%) jQuery
7 30 (15.96%) XML
8 29 (15.43%) J2EE
9 27 (14.36%) Web Services
10 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (11.17%) WPF
12 20 (10.64%) CSS3
13 19 (10.11%) Spring
14 14 (7.45%) Hibernate
14 14 (7.45%) REST
15 13 (6.91%) Java EE
15 13 (6.91%) Ajax
15 13 (6.91%) .NET Framework
16 12 (6.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.51%) User Experience
3 14 (7.45%) Algorithms
3 14 (7.45%) Statistics
4 12 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.85%) Open Source
6 8 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.19%) Physics
8 6 (3.19%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.66%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.66%) Informatics
9 5 (2.66%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.66%) LIMS
9 5 (2.66%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.60%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.60%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.43%) Android
2 28 (14.89%) Windows
3 17 (9.04%) Linux
4 10 (5.32%) Windows Phone
5 9 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.19%) UNIX
7 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.53%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (26.60%) MVC
3 40 (21.28%) TDD
4 34 (18.09%) Software Engineering
5 31 (16.49%) OO
6 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
7 20 (10.64%) Android Development
8 17 (9.04%) Multithreading
9 15 (7.98%) Web Development
10 14 (7.45%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.91%) SOA
12 12 (6.38%) Analytics
12 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.32%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.79%) Scrum
14 9 (4.79%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.72%) Data Analysis
15 7 (3.72%) Extreme Programming
15 7 (3.72%) OOD
15 7 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.89%) Java
2 74 (39.36%) C#
3 67 (35.64%) SQL
4 60 (31.91%) JavaScript
5 23 (12.23%) PHP
6 22 (11.70%) C++
7 21 (11.17%) Python
8 16 (8.51%) Ruby
9 15 (7.98%) Perl
10 14 (7.45%) C
11 9 (4.79%) XAML
12 8 (4.26%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.72%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.19%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.66%) R
15 5 (2.66%) Golang
15 5 (2.66%) Objective-C
15 5 (2.66%) PHP5
15 5 (2.66%) Haskell
15 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (21.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.53%) CISSP
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Xen
1 5 (2.66%) KVM
1 5 (2.66%) Docker
1 5 (2.66%) LXC
1 5 (2.66%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.53%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) Mesos
2 1 (0.53%) Pacemaker
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.72%) Google
3 6 (3.19%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.19%) Oracle
4 5 (2.66%) Zend
4 5 (2.66%) Pegasus
4 5 (2.66%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.06%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.06%) Tableau
6 1 (0.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.53%) Capita
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 42k plus 12% pension, 26 days, healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Base + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago