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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 86 94 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 53 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.12% 1.84% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.91% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 27
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,850 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
2378 2149 2790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.12% 96.50% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1903 1760 2388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 +12 45 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Peterborough -3 3 £60,000 +90.47% 1
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 79 (84.04%) Software Engineering
2 42 (44.68%) C++
3 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (39.36%) C#
5 34 (36.17%) C
5 34 (36.17%) Python
6 33 (35.11%) Linux
7 32 (34.04%) Degree
8 31 (32.98%) Windows
9 29 (30.85%) .NET
10 25 (26.60%) Internet
11 24 (25.53%) Computer Science
12 22 (23.40%) Mathematics
13 21 (22.34%) Java
13 21 (22.34%) UNIX
14 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
14 18 (19.15%) TDD
15 17 (18.09%) Multithreading
16 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
17 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
18 14 (14.89%) Perl
18 14 (14.89%) Electronics
19 13 (13.83%) Finance
19 13 (13.83%) Information Security
19 13 (13.83%) HTML
19 13 (13.83%) Embedded Systems
20 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
20 12 (12.77%) Wireless
21 11 (11.70%) CSS
22 10 (10.64%) OO

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (2.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
1 2 (2.13%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) Internet
2 12 (12.77%) Wireless
3 5 (5.32%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.26%) NFC
4 4 (4.26%) SMS
4 4 (4.26%) SMPP
5 3 (3.19%) DSL
5 3 (3.19%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.13%) HTTP
6 2 (2.13%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.06%) VLAN
7 1 (1.06%) GPRS
7 1 (1.06%) GSM
7 1 (1.06%) VPN
7 1 (1.06%) DNS
7 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) MySQL
3 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.19%) Big Data
5 3 (3.19%) OLAP
5 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.19%) OLTP
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Hudson
2 4 (4.26%) WiX
2 4 (4.26%) MSBuild
2 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.26%) MSTest
2 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.26%) LabVIEW
2 4 (4.26%) NUnit
3 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (14.89%) Electronics
2 13 (13.83%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Military
4 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 4 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) HTML
3 11 (11.70%) CSS
4 9 (9.57%) jQuery
4 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
5 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.38%) XML
7 5 (5.32%) WCF
7 5 (5.32%) WPF
7 5 (5.32%) LINQ
8 4 (4.26%) Java ME
8 4 (4.26%) XSLT
8 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.19%) HTML5
9 3 (3.19%) CSS3
9 3 (3.19%) Qt
10 2 (2.13%) Flash
10 2 (2.13%) Web Services
10 2 (2.13%) GTK+
11 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 22 (23.40%) Mathematics
3 13 (13.83%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (10.64%) Cryptography
5 9 (9.57%) PKI
6 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
7 7 (7.45%) Device Driver
8 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.26%) Internet of Things
8 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.19%) User Experience
9 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
9 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
9 3 (3.19%) Open Source
10 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
11 1 (1.06%) Blog
11 1 (1.06%) CAN bus
11 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Linux
2 31 (32.98%) Windows
3 21 (22.34%) UNIX
4 8 (8.51%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (8.51%) Android
5 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (84.04%) Software Engineering
2 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) TDD
4 17 (18.09%) Multithreading
5 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
6 13 (13.83%) Information Security
7 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.64%) OO
9 8 (8.51%) OOP
10 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Scrum
11 5 (5.32%) UML
11 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.32%) Regression Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.32%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.26%) Product Management
12 4 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (44.68%) C++
2 37 (39.36%) C#
3 34 (36.17%) C
3 34 (36.17%) Python
4 21 (22.34%) Java
5 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.89%) Perl
7 10 (10.64%) SQL
8 5 (5.32%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.32%) Assembly Language
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.26%) XAML
10 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.13%) Tcl
12 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (34.04%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) ISO 9000
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 8583
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Firmware
2 3 (3.19%) HDFS
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Telerik
2 4 (4.26%) Google
2 4 (4.26%) Facebook
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) Lumension
3 2 (2.13%) Sophos
3 2 (2.13%) ESRI
4 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £58k by experience plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 22 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £450000 per annum + competitive, bonus, pension
Posted: 23 days ago