The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 121 127 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.73% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.76% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 29
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Senior Software 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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 +14 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (69.70%) Degree
2 21 (63.64%) QA
3 19 (57.58%) Linux
4 18 (54.55%) Python
4 18 (54.55%) SQL
5 17 (51.52%) OO
6 14 (42.42%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (42.42%) SDLC
7 13 (39.39%) .NET
8 12 (36.36%) C#
8 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
9 10 (30.30%) Algorithms
9 10 (30.30%) C++
9 10 (30.30%) Perl
10 9 (27.27%) XML
10 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
10 9 (27.27%) JIRA
10 9 (27.27%) Android
11 8 (24.24%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
11 8 (24.24%) WPF
11 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
11 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
11 8 (24.24%) Statistics
11 8 (24.24%) Software Architecture
11 8 (24.24%) User Stories
11 8 (24.24%) C

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) JIRA
2 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (24.24%) NUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.03%) FishEye
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) WPF
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
7 2 (6.06%) Spring
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) Java EE
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) JSP
8 1 (3.03%) SOAP
8 1 (3.03%) J2EE
8 1 (3.03%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.03%) RESTful
8 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (30.30%) Algorithms
3 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 8 (24.24%) Statistics
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Informatics
5 1 (3.03%) LIMS
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Wiki
5 1 (3.03%) CUDA
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Android
2 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) OO
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) SDLC
3 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Financial Modelling
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Software Architecture
4 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
4 8 (24.24%) User Stories
5 7 (21.21%) OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Product Management
6 4 (12.12%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
1 18 (54.55%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) C++
3 10 (30.30%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) C
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 3 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
1 8 (24.24%) TOWER Software
1 8 (24.24%) Perforce
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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