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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 85 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 47 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.45% 0.91% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.93% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 22
Median salary £53,500 £46,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.05% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,750
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
1864 2049 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.24% 98.27% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1708 2009
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,644
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +19 35 £55,000 +18.27% 6
Peterborough - 4 £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 24 May 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 (98.85%) Software Engineering
2 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.48%) C++
3 30 (34.48%) Java
4 29 (33.33%) C#
4 29 (33.33%) .NET
5 25 (28.74%) SQL
6 24 (27.59%) Linux
6 24 (27.59%) Degree
7 19 (21.84%) C
8 18 (20.69%) HTML
9 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
9 17 (19.54%) Windows
9 17 (19.54%) Python
9 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
10 16 (18.39%) QA
10 16 (18.39%) LINQ
11 15 (17.24%) XML
11 15 (17.24%) MVC
12 14 (16.09%) Multithreading
12 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
13 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
13 13 (14.94%) CSS
14 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.79%) Algorithms
15 11 (12.64%) Data Structures
15 11 (12.64%) WPF
16 10 (11.49%) WCF
16 10 (11.49%) .NET Framework
16 10 (11.49%) Oracle

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 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) Wireless
3 3 (3.45%) ZigBee
4 2 (2.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) SMTP
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) SNMP
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.75%) HBase
2 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Hudson
4 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.15%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Electronics
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) .NET
2 18 (20.69%) HTML
3 16 (18.39%) LINQ
4 15 (17.24%) XML
5 13 (14.94%) CSS
6 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 11 (12.64%) WPF
8 10 (11.49%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.49%) Entity Framework
8 10 (11.49%) REST
8 10 (11.49%) WCF
9 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (10.34%) SOAP
9 9 (10.34%) XSD
10 8 (9.20%) ADO
11 7 (8.05%) STL
12 6 (6.90%) MFC
12 6 (6.90%) OpenGL
13 5 (5.75%) JSON
13 5 (5.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 11 (12.64%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.75%) Biology
6 4 (4.60%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Linux
2 17 (19.54%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (98.85%) Software Engineering
2 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.24%) MVC
4 14 (16.09%) Multithreading
5 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.34%) Software Architecture
7 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.05%) API Design
8 7 (8.05%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.05%) SDLC
9 6 (6.90%) Memory Management
9 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.90%) OOP
10 5 (5.75%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (5.75%) Data Security
10 5 (5.75%) DevOps
10 5 (5.75%) OO
10 5 (5.75%) Scrum
11 4 (4.60%) Open Source
11 4 (4.60%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) C++
1 30 (34.48%) Java
2 29 (33.33%) C#
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 19 (21.84%) C
5 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 17 (19.54%) Python
6 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.60%) XAML
8 3 (3.45%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.39%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Ansible
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.15%) SAP
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