The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 127 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 1.34% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.44% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 47
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,350 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2330 2227 2646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1890 1923 2307
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

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 July 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 28 July 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 -25 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (53.13%) OO
2 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (46.88%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) OOD
4 14 (43.75%) Open Source
5 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) Perl
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) Python
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
8 10 (31.25%) C
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Informatics
8 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 10 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
8 10 (31.25%) HTML5
9 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) Java
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (25.00%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) jQuery
11 7 (21.88%) C++
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.75%) MVC
12 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
12 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.63%) Haskell

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.13%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) MSTest
2 2 (6.25%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.13%) SCons
3 1 (3.13%) GCC
3 1 (3.13%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) HTML5
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) POSIX
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) OpenGL
6 4 (12.50%) WebKit
6 4 (12.50%) WCF
7 3 (9.38%) LINQ
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
3 10 (31.25%) Informatics
4 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 5 (15.63%) Physics
5 5 (15.63%) Statistics
6 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (12.50%) IPTV
6 4 (12.50%) iPhone
7 2 (6.25%) Streaming Video
7 2 (6.25%) MPEG
8 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.13%) Semantic Web
8 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
8 1 (3.13%) PMI
8 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) OO
2 14 (43.75%) OOD
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (18.75%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Memory Management
6 5 (15.63%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) ERD
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Perl
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) C++
8 5 (15.63%) Haskell
8 5 (15.63%) Ruby
8 5 (15.63%) Scala
8 5 (15.63%) R
8 5 (15.63%) Golang
8 5 (15.63%) AWK
8 5 (15.63%) VB
9 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (12.50%) VB6
10 1 (3.13%) C++/CLI
10 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Google
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