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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 107 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 25 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 0.40% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.41% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 16
Average salary £55,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.23% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2002 2169 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.44% 96.87% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1759 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +18 24 £55,250 -7.91% 2
Peterborough - 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (84.09%) SQL
1 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (75.00%) HTML
3 32 (72.73%) SDLC
4 31 (70.45%) QA
5 30 (68.18%) C#
5 30 (68.18%) .NET
5 30 (68.18%) XML
6 29 (65.91%) Software Engineering
7 28 (63.64%) MVC
8 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
8 27 (61.36%) LINQ
8 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
8 27 (61.36%) Entity Framework
8 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (59.09%) WCF
9 26 (59.09%) jQuery
10 23 (52.27%) CSS
11 22 (50.00%) Front End Development
11 22 (50.00%) XSLT
11 22 (50.00%) VB.NET
11 22 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
11 22 (50.00%) REST
11 22 (50.00%) Selenium
11 22 (50.00%) JSON
11 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
11 22 (50.00%) Ajax
12 21 (47.73%) JIRA
13 17 (38.64%) Degree
14 15 (34.09%) Kanban

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Selenium
2 21 (47.73%) JIRA
3 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) HTML
2 30 (68.18%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) XML
3 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
3 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (61.36%) Entity Framework
3 27 (61.36%) LINQ
4 26 (59.09%) jQuery
4 26 (59.09%) WCF
5 23 (52.27%) CSS
6 22 (50.00%) Ajax
6 22 (50.00%) JSON
6 22 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (50.00%) REST
6 22 (50.00%) XSLT
7 10 (22.73%) HTML5
7 10 (22.73%) Web Services
8 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.64%) CSS3
8 6 (13.64%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
2 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) SDLC
3 29 (65.91%) Software Engineering
4 28 (63.64%) MVC
5 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 22 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 15 (34.09%) Kanban
7 11 (25.00%) TDD
8 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
10 8 (18.18%) User Stories
11 7 (15.91%) OO
12 6 (13.64%) Code Coverage
12 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
12 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
12 6 (13.64%) DevOps
12 6 (13.64%) High Availability
12 6 (13.64%) Line Management
12 6 (13.64%) Pair Programming
12 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) SQL
2 30 (68.18%) C#
3 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
4 22 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
6 7 (15.91%) Perl
6 7 (15.91%) Python
7 5 (11.36%) Java
8 3 (6.82%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (70.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Perforce
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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