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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 120 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.64% 1.42% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.48% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 43
Average salary £50,000 £45,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2376 2094 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.42% 96.10% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1774 2545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,367 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -19 12 £50,000 +9.89% 6
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 21 October 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 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) HTML
3 21 (65.63%) C#
4 20 (62.50%) MVC
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
6 18 (56.25%) SQL
7 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (50.00%) jQuery
8 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
10 14 (43.75%) WCF
11 13 (40.63%) TDD
11 13 (40.63%) CSS
11 13 (40.63%) HTML5
11 13 (40.63%) Algorithms
12 12 (37.50%) Finance
13 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
14 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (28.13%) MySQL
15 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
16 8 (25.00%) XML
16 8 (25.00%) OO
16 8 (25.00%) Java
16 8 (25.00%) LINQ
17 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
17 7 (21.88%) NUnit
17 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
17 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
17 7 (21.88%) MSTest

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.88%) NUnit
2 7 (21.88%) MSTest
3 5 (15.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) HTML
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (50.00%) jQuery
6 14 (43.75%) WCF
7 13 (40.63%) CSS
7 13 (40.63%) HTML5
8 8 (25.00%) XML
8 8 (25.00%) LINQ
9 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
10 5 (15.63%) POSIX
11 3 (9.38%) SOAP
11 3 (9.38%) Web Services
11 3 (9.38%) XSLT
11 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (9.38%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 6 (18.75%) Informatics
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Statistics
3 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Physics
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.13%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) MVC
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) OOD
6 6 (18.75%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (15.63%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (15.63%) Memory Management
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.25%) ERD
10 1 (3.13%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) Python
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
6 5 (15.63%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) C
6 5 (15.63%) Haskell
6 5 (15.63%) Scala
6 5 (15.63%) R
6 5 (15.63%) Golang
7 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.38%) VB
9 2 (6.25%) XAML
9 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.13%) PHP
10 1 (3.13%) Delphi
10 1 (3.13%) AWK
10 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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