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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 127 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 10 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 0.65% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.67% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 39
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
2412 2090 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.54% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1675 2286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 18 December 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 -12 6 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 21 (70.00%) MVC
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
4 19 (63.33%) C#
4 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
7 16 (53.33%) jQuery
8 15 (50.00%) CSS
9 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 14 (46.67%) TDD
10 13 (43.33%) WCF
11 12 (40.00%) Finance
12 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (30.00%) MySQL
13 9 (30.00%) XML
13 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
14 8 (26.67%) HTML5
14 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
15 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
15 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 7 (23.33%) LINQ
16 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 5 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
17 5 (16.67%) SaaS
17 5 (16.67%) MSTest

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) MSTest
2 5 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (16.67%) NUnit
3 4 (13.33%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
3 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (53.33%) jQuery
6 15 (50.00%) CSS
7 13 (43.33%) WCF
8 9 (30.00%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) HTML5
10 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (23.33%) LINQ
11 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 3 (10.00%) WPF
12 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (10.00%) XSLT
12 3 (10.00%) Web Services
12 3 (10.00%) SOAP
12 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 4 (13.33%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) OOP
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) ERD
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) XAML
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Delphi
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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