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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 102 97 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 1.82% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.89% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 25
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1761 2007 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 95.89% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1726 1907
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 August 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 August 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 -5 22 £50,000 - 7
Huntingdon - 1 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £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 August 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 71 (98.61%) Software Engineering
2 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (41.67%) Degree
4 28 (38.89%) C++
5 27 (37.50%) Java
6 21 (29.17%) C
7 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
8 18 (25.00%) Linux
9 17 (23.61%) QA
9 17 (23.61%) Multithreading
10 15 (20.83%) Web Services
10 15 (20.83%) Python
10 15 (20.83%) C#
11 14 (19.44%) .NET
12 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
13 12 (16.67%) XML
14 11 (15.28%) HTML
14 11 (15.28%) MVC
14 11 (15.28%) Data Structures
14 11 (15.28%) SDLC
15 10 (13.89%) Algorithms
15 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
15 10 (13.89%) SQL
15 10 (13.89%) Windows
16 9 (12.50%) OO
16 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
16 9 (12.50%) LINQ
17 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (11.11%) WCF
17 8 (11.11%) Git (software)

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 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Wireless
1 4 (5.56%) ZigBee
2 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) HBase
3 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Hudson
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Web Services
2 14 (19.44%) .NET
3 12 (16.67%) XML
4 11 (15.28%) HTML
5 9 (12.50%) LINQ
6 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (11.11%) MFC
6 8 (11.11%) OpenGL
6 8 (11.11%) STL
6 8 (11.11%) WCF
7 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.72%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.33%) ADO
8 6 (8.33%) CSS
9 5 (6.94%) NumPy
9 5 (6.94%) Pandas
9 5 (6.94%) SciPy
9 5 (6.94%) Spring
10 4 (5.56%) JSP
10 4 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Data Structures
3 10 (13.89%) Algorithms
4 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.94%) Biology
6 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.17%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.78%) Oculus Rift
8 2 (2.78%) PlayStation
8 2 (2.78%) User Experience
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.39%) Fintech
9 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (98.61%) Software Engineering
2 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.61%) Multithreading
4 11 (15.28%) MVC
4 11 (15.28%) SDLC
5 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.50%) OO
7 8 (11.11%) Scrum
7 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.72%) API Design
8 7 (9.72%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.33%) Memory Management
10 5 (6.94%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (6.94%) Data Security
10 5 (6.94%) DevOps
11 4 (5.56%) Machine Learning
11 4 (5.56%) TDD
12 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.17%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) C++
2 27 (37.50%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) C
4 15 (20.83%) C#
4 15 (20.83%) Python
5 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.89%) SQL
7 6 (8.33%) PHP
7 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.94%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.56%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Firmware
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Apple
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Samsung
3 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
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