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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 90 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 47 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.25% 0.84% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 0.85% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 27
Median salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2020 2110 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.37% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1744 2030
Median salary £43,000 £44,485 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 1 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 1 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 +29 39 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Peterborough - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 84 (98.82%) Software Engineering
2 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (38.82%) C#
4 32 (37.65%) .NET
5 30 (35.29%) Java
6 27 (31.76%) C++
6 27 (31.76%) SQL
7 23 (27.06%) Linux
8 20 (23.53%) Degree
9 19 (22.35%) Python
10 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
11 17 (20.00%) LINQ
11 17 (20.00%) HTML
11 17 (20.00%) MVC
12 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
12 16 (18.82%) C
12 16 (18.82%) Windows
13 15 (17.65%) QA
13 15 (17.65%) XML
13 15 (17.65%) CSS
14 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
15 12 (14.12%) WPF
15 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
16 11 (12.94%) Oracle
16 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
16 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
16 11 (12.94%) Entity Framework
17 10 (11.76%) REST
17 10 (11.76%) Algorithms
17 10 (11.76%) WCF

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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) HTTP
2 4 (4.71%) Wireless
3 2 (2.35%) AMQP
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) MQTT
3 2 (2.35%) SMTP
4 1 (1.18%) LAN
4 1 (1.18%) SNMP
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.88%) HBase
2 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Big Data
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Hudson
4 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.18%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) .NET
2 17 (20.00%) HTML
2 17 (20.00%) LINQ
3 15 (17.65%) CSS
3 15 (17.65%) XML
4 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
4 12 (14.12%) WPF
5 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
5 11 (12.94%) Entity Framework
6 10 (11.76%) REST
6 10 (11.76%) WCF
7 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (10.59%) SOAP
7 9 (10.59%) XSD
8 8 (9.41%) ADO
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
9 5 (5.88%) JSON
9 5 (5.88%) STL
10 4 (4.71%) MFC
10 4 (4.71%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 9 (10.59%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.71%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.35%) Biology
5 2 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Unix
4 3 (3.53%) Android
5 2 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (98.82%) Software Engineering
2 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.00%) MVC
4 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
5 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.59%) Software Architecture
7 8 (9.41%) Automated Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.24%) OOP
8 7 (8.24%) Scrum
9 6 (7.06%) OO
10 5 (5.88%) API Design
10 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.88%) SDLC
10 5 (5.88%) TDD
11 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.71%) Memory Management
11 4 (4.71%) Open Source
11 4 (4.71%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.82%) C#
2 30 (35.29%) Java
3 27 (31.76%) C++
3 27 (31.76%) SQL
4 19 (22.35%) Python
5 16 (18.82%) C
5 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.71%) XAML
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
8 3 (3.53%) Ruby
9 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.18%) Fortran
9 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Docker
2 2 (2.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle
2 1 (1.18%) SAP
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