The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 30 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 121 76 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.56% 3.84% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% 3.99% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 111 70 101
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software Developer
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
1561 1903 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.56% 96.21% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1643 1934
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +24 104 £34,500 -27.36% 27
Huntingdon - 6 £47,500 -
Ely - 1 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 - 2
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 159 (60.46%) Java
2 158 (60.08%) C#
3 129 (49.05%) .NET
4 118 (44.87%) Degree
4 118 (44.87%) Computer Science
5 112 (42.59%) C++
6 100 (38.02%) Software Engineering
7 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
8 82 (31.18%) Python
8 82 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (28.90%) Algorithms
10 73 (27.76%) HTML
10 73 (27.76%) SQL
11 72 (27.38%) Mathematics
12 70 (26.62%) C
13 69 (26.24%) Linux
14 63 (23.95%) ASP.NET
15 61 (23.19%) CSS
16 58 (22.05%) Physics
17 49 (18.63%) OO
18 47 (17.87%) Windows
18 47 (17.87%) MVC
19 43 (16.35%) SDLC
20 34 (12.93%) Machine Learning
21 33 (12.55%) PhD
22 32 (12.17%) TDD
23 30 (11.41%) Scrum
24 28 (10.65%) HTML5
25 27 (10.27%) Finance
25 27 (10.27%) OOP

Software Developer 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 7 (2.66%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.28%) Apache Solr
2 6 (2.28%) Smallworld
3 4 (1.52%) Apache
4 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.38%) Luigi
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.56%) Internet
2 8 (3.04%) HTTP
2 8 (3.04%) Wireless
3 6 (2.28%) Intranet
4 5 (1.90%) SSL
5 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.60%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.84%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.46%) Big Data
4 12 (4.56%) MySQL
5 8 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.28%) GIS
7 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (10.27%) Selenium
2 22 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.80%) Capybara
3 10 (3.80%) Cucumber
3 10 (3.80%) NUnit
3 10 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.04%) JIRA
5 7 (2.66%) Ranorex
5 7 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (2.66%) Subversion
5 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.52%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.76%) Buildbot
8 1 (0.38%) JUnit
8 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.38%) MSTest
8 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (10.27%) Finance
2 9 (3.42%) Automotive
3 7 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.28%) Billing
5 5 (1.90%) Electronics
6 4 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.76%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (49.05%) .NET
2 73 (27.76%) HTML
3 63 (23.95%) ASP.NET
4 61 (23.19%) CSS
5 28 (10.65%) HTML5
6 26 (9.89%) Web Services
7 22 (8.37%) REST
7 22 (8.37%) XML
8 21 (7.98%) CSS3
9 17 (6.46%) jQuery
9 17 (6.46%) RESTful
10 15 (5.70%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.80%) LINQ
11 10 (3.80%) WCF
12 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (3.42%) J2EE
12 9 (3.42%) JSON
12 9 (3.42%) Node.js
12 9 (3.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 118 (44.87%) Computer Science
2 76 (28.90%) Algorithms
3 72 (27.38%) Mathematics
4 58 (22.05%) Physics
5 14 (5.32%) User Experience
6 13 (4.94%) Artificial Intelligence
7 12 (4.56%) Informatics
8 9 (3.42%) Data Structures
9 8 (3.04%) Mobile App
9 8 (3.04%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.66%) Fintech
10 7 (2.66%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.66%) Statistics
11 6 (2.28%) Biology
12 4 (1.52%) Ontologies
13 3 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (1.14%) Grid Computing
14 2 (0.76%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.24%) Linux
2 47 (17.87%) Windows
3 16 (6.08%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.70%) Unix
5 6 (2.28%) Android
6 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.76%) Debian
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (38.02%) Software Engineering
2 82 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (18.63%) OO
4 47 (17.87%) MVC
5 43 (16.35%) SDLC
6 34 (12.93%) Machine Learning
7 32 (12.17%) TDD
8 30 (11.41%) Scrum
9 27 (10.27%) OOP
10 25 (9.51%) Unit Testing
11 23 (8.75%) Multithreading
12 22 (8.37%) Web Development
13 19 (7.22%) Software Architecture
14 18 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (6.08%) Web Application Development
16 13 (4.94%) Analytics
16 13 (4.94%) BDD
17 12 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (4.18%) Test Automation
18 11 (4.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 159 (60.46%) Java
2 158 (60.08%) C#
3 112 (42.59%) C++
4 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
5 82 (31.18%) Python
6 73 (27.76%) SQL
7 70 (26.62%) C
8 27 (10.27%) Perl
9 22 (8.37%) Objective-C
10 17 (6.46%) PHP
10 17 (6.46%) Ruby
11 16 (6.08%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.80%) Groovy
13 7 (2.66%) Lua
13 7 (2.66%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.28%) Magik
15 5 (1.90%) F#
16 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
17 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (44.87%) Degree
2 33 (12.55%) PhD
3 6 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.98%) QA
2 6 (2.28%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.76%) KVM
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.66%) Oracle
3 3 (1.14%) Apple
3 3 (1.14%) Google
4 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.38%) SAP
5 1 (0.38%) VMware
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