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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 114 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 20 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 1.44% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.51% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 44
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2336 2126 2908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.01% 95.51% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1842 2543
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -15 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Peterborough +2 1 £40,000 -
St Neots - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) .NET
3 19 (51.35%) C#
4 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) SQL
5 17 (45.95%) MVC
6 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
7 15 (40.54%) jQuery
8 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (37.84%) CSS
8 14 (37.84%) OO
9 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
9 13 (35.14%) HTML5
10 12 (32.43%) Open Source
10 12 (32.43%) WCF
10 12 (32.43%) OOD
11 11 (29.73%) Finance
11 11 (29.73%) TDD
11 11 (29.73%) Perl
11 11 (29.73%) Python
11 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
12 10 (27.03%) Informatics
12 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
12 10 (27.03%) MySQL
12 10 (27.03%) Bioinformatics
13 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
13 9 (24.32%) Linux
13 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (21.62%) MS Excel

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.70%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.92%) NUnit
2 7 (18.92%) MSTest
3 5 (13.51%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) GoogleTest
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.70%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.70%) GCC
5 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.70%) SCons
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) .NET
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) jQuery
5 14 (37.84%) CSS
5 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (35.14%) HTML5
7 12 (32.43%) WCF
8 7 (18.92%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
9 6 (16.22%) LINQ
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.51%) POSIX
11 4 (10.81%) Web Services
12 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (8.11%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (8.11%) XSLT
12 3 (8.11%) SOAP
12 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Open Source
2 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (27.03%) Informatics
4 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.51%) Physics
5 5 (13.51%) Statistics
5 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
7 2 (5.41%) IPTV
7 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (5.41%) User Experience
7 2 (5.41%) iPhone
8 1 (2.70%) Semantic Web
8 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.70%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 12 (32.43%) OOD
5 11 (29.73%) TDD
6 10 (27.03%) Bioinformatics
6 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (13.51%) Memory Management
8 5 (13.51%) Hidden Markov Model
9 4 (10.81%) OOP
10 3 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
10 3 (8.11%) Workflow
11 2 (5.41%) Scrum
11 2 (5.41%) ERD
11 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Perl
4 11 (29.73%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) C
5 8 (21.62%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) AWK
6 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 5 (13.51%) Haskell
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
6 5 (13.51%) R
6 5 (13.51%) Golang
7 4 (10.81%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.11%) VB
9 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.70%) PHP
10 1 (2.70%) Delphi
10 1 (2.70%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago