The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 124 109 101
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 1.31% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.40% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 47
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2335 2221 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.11% 93.52% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1916 2298
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -26 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 17 (51.52%) .NET
1 17 (51.52%) OO
2 16 (48.48%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) OOD
3 14 (42.42%) Open Source
4 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
4 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 11 (33.33%) Perl
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) Python
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) C
6 10 (30.30%) Informatics
6 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 10 (30.30%) Bioinformatics
6 10 (30.30%) HTML5
7 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) C++
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) VB
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) MSTest
2 2 (6.06%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.03%) GCC
3 1 (3.03%) SCons
3 1 (3.03%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) HTML5
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) POSIX
6 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) WebKit
7 4 (12.12%) OpenGL
7 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) LINQ
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.06%) Web Services
10 1 (3.03%) XSLT
10 1 (3.03%) Flash
10 1 (3.03%) SOAP
10 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Open Source
2 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (30.30%) Informatics
4 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 5 (15.15%) Physics
5 5 (15.15%) Statistics
6 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (12.12%) iPhone
6 4 (12.12%) IPTV
7 2 (6.06%) MPEG
7 2 (6.06%) Streaming Video
8 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
8 1 (3.03%) PMI
8 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
8 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
8 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) OO
2 14 (42.42%) OOD
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Bioinformatics
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Memory Management
6 5 (15.15%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) OOP
10 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.03%) Workflow
10 1 (3.03%) ERD
10 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) Perl
4 10 (30.30%) C
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) VB
9 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.15%) AWK
9 5 (15.15%) VB6
9 5 (15.15%) Ruby
9 5 (15.15%) Haskell
9 5 (15.15%) Scala
9 5 (15.15%) R
9 5 (15.15%) Golang
10 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
11 1 (3.03%) PHP
11 1 (3.03%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Google
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