The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 87 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 39 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.08% 1.49% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.53% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 26
Median salary £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
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
1820 2097 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.86% 97.44% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1739 1876
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 24 £59,000 +26.88% 3
Peterborough - 6 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (37.21%) Java
4 28 (32.56%) C++
5 26 (30.23%) C#
6 25 (29.07%) .NET
6 25 (29.07%) Degree
7 22 (25.58%) SQL
7 22 (25.58%) Linux
8 19 (22.09%) HTML
9 18 (20.93%) C
9 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
10 17 (19.77%) QA
11 16 (18.60%) Multithreading
12 15 (17.44%) Python
12 15 (17.44%) XML
12 15 (17.44%) Windows
13 14 (16.28%) CSS
14 13 (15.12%) MVC
14 13 (15.12%) LINQ
15 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
15 12 (13.95%) Data Structures
16 11 (12.79%) Algorithms
16 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
17 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
18 9 (10.47%) REST
18 9 (10.47%) Oracle
18 9 (10.47%) WCF
18 9 (10.47%) WPF

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 4 (4.65%) Wireless
2 4 (4.65%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.33%) SMTP
3 2 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.81%) HBase
2 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Hudson
4 2 (2.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Electronics
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) .NET
2 19 (22.09%) HTML
3 15 (17.44%) XML
4 14 (16.28%) CSS
5 13 (15.12%) LINQ
6 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
7 9 (10.47%) REST
7 9 (10.47%) WCF
7 9 (10.47%) WPF
8 8 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.30%) Entity Framework
8 8 (9.30%) SOAP
8 8 (9.30%) XSD
9 7 (8.14%) ADO
9 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (8.14%) STL
9 7 (8.14%) Web Services
10 6 (6.98%) JSON
10 6 (6.98%) MFC
10 6 (6.98%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.95%) Data Structures
3 11 (12.79%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.81%) Biology
6 4 (4.65%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 15 (17.44%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.60%) Multithreading
4 13 (15.12%) MVC
5 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
7 7 (8.14%) API Design
7 7 (8.14%) SDLC
8 6 (6.98%) Automated Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Memory Management
8 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.98%) Software Architecture
9 5 (5.81%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (5.81%) Data Security
9 5 (5.81%) DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) OO
9 5 (5.81%) OOP
10 4 (4.65%) Open Source
10 4 (4.65%) Scrum
10 4 (4.65%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) C++
3 26 (30.23%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) SQL
5 18 (20.93%) C
5 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 15 (17.44%) Python
7 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.14%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.65%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.49%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) XAML
10 2 (2.33%) PHP
11 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
2 4 (4.65%) Firmware
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Oracle
2 1 (1.16%) Apple
2 1 (1.16%) SAP
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