The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 112 113 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 32 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.95% 1.28% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.35% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 70
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
2053 2369 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.02% 95.06% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1992 2329
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 20 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 49 (98.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (62.00%) C++
3 24 (48.00%) Linux
4 23 (46.00%) Python
5 21 (42.00%) Degree
6 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 16 (32.00%) Windows
7 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.00%) C
8 13 (26.00%) Perl
9 12 (24.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) C#
10 10 (20.00%) Internet
11 9 (18.00%) SQL
11 9 (18.00%) .NET
11 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.00%) Java
12 8 (16.00%) UNIX
12 8 (16.00%) Wireless
12 8 (16.00%) Device Driver
12 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
13 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (12.00%) OO
14 6 (12.00%) Marketing
14 6 (12.00%) Google
14 6 (12.00%) Electronics
14 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.00%) Node.js
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Internet
2 8 (16.00%) Wireless
3 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.00%) LTE
6 1 (2.00%) 4G
6 1 (2.00%) 2G
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) 3G
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.00%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
1 3 (6.00%) Moq
1 3 (6.00%) Hudson
1 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.00%) Electronics
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.00%) HTML5
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.00%) Qt
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.00%) DirectX
6 1 (2.00%) STL
6 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (16.00%) Device Driver
3 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.00%) User Experience
5 5 (10.00%) Internet of Things
6 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.00%) Open Source
6 3 (6.00%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.00%) Physics
7 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.00%) Blog
8 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
8 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.00%) PKI
8 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
8 1 (2.00%) IPTV
8 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (2.00%) Symbian OS
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.00%) MVC
7 3 (6.00%) DSDM
7 3 (6.00%) UML
7 3 (6.00%) OOP
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C++
2 23 (46.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) C
3 13 (26.00%) Perl
4 10 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
6 8 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (8.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.00%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.00%) Tcl
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.00%) Rust
10 1 (2.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) PhD
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) KVM
2 1 (2.00%) Ceph
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.00%) Perforce
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) QNX
5 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
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