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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 93 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 39 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 1.71% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.80% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 38
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
2064 2331 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.14% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1899 1940
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 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 28 July 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 +9 33 £46,500 -7.00% 7
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 39 (66.10%) Degree
3 31 (52.54%) Linux
4 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (45.76%) C++
6 25 (42.37%) Python
7 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
8 18 (30.51%) .NET
9 17 (28.81%) C
9 17 (28.81%) C#
9 17 (28.81%) SDLC
10 14 (23.73%) Perl
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) Java
12 11 (18.64%) HTML
12 11 (18.64%) Windows
12 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
13 9 (15.25%) Internet
14 8 (13.56%) Web Services
14 8 (13.56%) XML
14 8 (13.56%) Scrum
15 7 (11.86%) QA
15 7 (11.86%) JIRA
16 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
16 6 (10.17%) TickIT
16 6 (10.17%) OO
16 6 (10.17%) PHP
16 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
16 6 (10.17%) MySQL
16 6 (10.17%) SQL Server

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) IGMP
2 1 (1.69%) RTSP
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MySQL
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) Moq
2 3 (5.08%) Selenium
2 3 (5.08%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Hudson
4 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Xcode
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (3.39%) Electronics
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) HTML
3 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 8 (13.56%) XML
4 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.78%) JSP
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.08%) HTML5
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.08%) WPF
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.39%) CSS
7 2 (3.39%) WF
7 2 (3.39%) Spring
8 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.69%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.69%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.08%) Physics
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) STB
6 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) IPTV
6 1 (1.69%) MPEG
6 1 (1.69%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.39%) Windows CE
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Software Engineering
2 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.81%) SDLC
4 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Scrum
6 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.17%) OO
6 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.47%) Software Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.78%) OOP
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 3 (5.08%) DSDM
10 2 (3.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) C++
2 25 (42.37%) Python
3 17 (28.81%) C
3 17 (28.81%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) Perl
4 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 12 (20.34%) Java
6 6 (10.17%) PHP
6 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.08%) Fortran
9 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (66.10%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PhD
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 6 (10.17%) TickIT
3 1 (1.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Ceph
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Perforce
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.69%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Symbian
4 1 (1.69%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) QNX
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