The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 107 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 32 84 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 3.10% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 3.23% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 69 61
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2341 2598 2924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.97% 95.73% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 2294 2436
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

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 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -38 19 £50,000 +2.56% 11
Peterborough +5 12 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (88.10%) Software Engineering
2 30 (35.71%) C++
3 29 (34.52%) C
4 27 (32.14%) C#
4 27 (32.14%) .NET
5 26 (30.95%) Degree
6 24 (28.57%) Linux
7 22 (26.19%) Multithreading
8 21 (25.00%) OO
9 19 (22.62%) SQL
9 19 (22.62%) Firmware
10 18 (21.43%) HTTP
10 18 (21.43%) Scrum
11 17 (20.24%) Assembly Language
11 17 (20.24%) HTML
12 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.05%) XML
12 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
13 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
13 15 (17.86%) CSS
14 14 (16.67%) jQuery
14 14 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (15.48%) HTML5
15 13 (15.48%) WCF
15 13 (15.48%) TDD
15 13 (15.48%) Web Services
15 13 (15.48%) UNIX
16 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) HTTP
2 9 (10.71%) ZigBee
3 6 (7.14%) IGMP
3 6 (7.14%) RTSP
4 3 (3.57%) Modbus
4 3 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (2.38%) GPRS
5 2 (2.38%) GSM
6 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.95%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.19%) SQLite
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Jasmine
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) Hudson
4 1 (1.19%) Moq
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) NUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.95%) Electronics
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Military
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) .NET
2 17 (20.24%) HTML
3 16 (19.05%) XML
4 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 15 (17.86%) CSS
5 14 (16.67%) jQuery
6 13 (15.48%) HTML5
6 13 (15.48%) WCF
6 13 (15.48%) Web Services
7 12 (14.29%) Ajax
8 10 (11.90%) JSON
8 10 (11.90%) CSS3
8 10 (11.90%) Backbone.js
8 10 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.57%) Flash
11 2 (2.38%) Apache Flex
11 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.38%) Android SDK
11 2 (2.38%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Firmware
2 14 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.14%) MPEG
5 6 (7.14%) Streaming Video
5 6 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.95%) DTV
7 3 (3.57%) STB
7 3 (3.57%) IPTV
7 3 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.19%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.19%) CESG
8 1 (1.19%) Derivative
8 1 (1.19%) PKI
8 1 (1.19%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) UNIX
3 8 (9.52%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (88.10%) Software Engineering
2 22 (26.19%) Multithreading
3 21 (25.00%) OO
4 18 (21.43%) Scrum
5 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.48%) TDD
8 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 12 (14.29%) SOA
8 12 (14.29%) MVC
9 10 (11.90%) Test Scripting
9 10 (11.90%) Performance Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Security Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.71%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.76%) Usability Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (3.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) C++
2 29 (34.52%) C
3 27 (32.14%) C#
4 19 (22.62%) SQL
5 17 (20.24%) Assembly Language
6 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.71%) Python
8 6 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 4 (4.76%) Perl
10 3 (3.57%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.38%) Java
11 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.38%) VB
11 2 (2.38%) VB6
12 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) HND
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) JTAG
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.19%) Perforce
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