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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 24 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 135 68 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.40% 3.44% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 3.55% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 62 108
Median salary £34,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.84% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1916 2187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.14% 96.82% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1533 1773
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +27 119 £34,500 -25.40% 13
Peterborough -9 4 £23,500 -57.27%
Huntingdon - 4 £45,000 - 1
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 148 (59.68%) Java
2 144 (58.06%) C#
3 115 (46.37%) Degree
4 113 (45.56%) Computer Science
5 111 (44.76%) C++
6 103 (41.53%) Software Engineering
7 102 (41.13%) .NET
8 94 (37.90%) Python
9 79 (31.85%) Algorithms
10 75 (30.24%) Mathematics
11 68 (27.42%) C
12 67 (27.02%) JavaScript
12 67 (27.02%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (24.60%) SQL
14 57 (22.98%) Physics
15 56 (22.58%) ASP.NET
16 54 (21.77%) Linux
16 54 (21.77%) HTML
17 52 (20.97%) CSS
18 42 (16.94%) Windows
18 42 (16.94%) OO
19 38 (15.32%) MVC
20 37 (14.92%) SDLC
21 35 (14.11%) Machine Learning
22 31 (12.50%) Perl
23 29 (11.69%) PhD
24 27 (10.89%) TDD
24 27 (10.89%) Finance
24 27 (10.89%) Scrum
25 26 (10.48%) Multithreading

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 6 (2.42%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) Luigi
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (3.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.82%) HTTP
2 6 (2.42%) Internet
2 6 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.02%) SSL
4 2 (0.81%) IPv6
4 2 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.66%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.65%) Big Data
4 8 (3.23%) MySQL
5 6 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.40%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (8.87%) Selenium
2 18 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.24%) NUnit
5 10 (4.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.63%) Subversion
7 8 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.42%) Capybara
8 6 (2.42%) MSBuild
9 5 (2.02%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.02%) Moq
9 5 (2.02%) Ranorex
9 5 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (2.02%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.61%) JUnit
11 3 (1.21%) JIRA
12 2 (0.81%) Buildbot
12 2 (0.81%) GoogleTest
12 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (10.89%) Finance
2 11 (4.44%) Automotive
3 5 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.61%) Electronics
5 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (41.13%) .NET
2 56 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 54 (21.77%) HTML
4 52 (20.97%) CSS
5 25 (10.08%) HTML5
6 21 (8.47%) CSS3
7 18 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (7.26%) jQuery
8 16 (6.45%) REST
9 15 (6.05%) Web Services
10 14 (5.65%) XML
11 11 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (4.44%) WCF
12 10 (4.03%) RESTful
13 9 (3.63%) .NET Framework
14 8 (3.23%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.23%) JSON
14 8 (3.23%) WPF
15 7 (2.82%) Natural Language Processing
15 7 (2.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (45.56%) Computer Science
2 79 (31.85%) Algorithms
3 75 (30.24%) Mathematics
4 57 (22.98%) Physics
5 17 (6.85%) Informatics
6 15 (6.05%) Artificial Intelligence
7 14 (5.65%) Visualisation
8 12 (4.84%) Data Structures
8 12 (4.84%) User Experience
9 7 (2.82%) Statistics
10 6 (2.42%) Fintech
11 5 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.61%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.21%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.81%) 3D Printing
14 2 (0.81%) Home Automation
14 2 (0.81%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.77%) Linux
2 42 (16.94%) Windows
3 10 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.02%) Unix
5 3 (1.21%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.81%) Debian
7 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.53%) Software Engineering
2 67 (27.02%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (16.94%) OO
4 38 (15.32%) MVC
5 37 (14.92%) SDLC
6 35 (14.11%) Machine Learning
7 27 (10.89%) Scrum
7 27 (10.89%) TDD
8 26 (10.48%) Multithreading
9 25 (10.08%) OOP
10 24 (9.68%) Unit Testing
11 22 (8.87%) Software Architecture
12 21 (8.47%) Bioinformatics
13 14 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.65%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (4.84%) Test Automation
15 11 (4.44%) Analytics
15 11 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.03%) BDD
16 10 (4.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 148 (59.68%) Java
2 144 (58.06%) C#
3 111 (44.76%) C++
4 94 (37.90%) Python
5 68 (27.42%) C
6 67 (27.02%) JavaScript
7 61 (24.60%) SQL
8 31 (12.50%) Perl
9 16 (6.45%) PHP
10 15 (6.05%) Objective-C
11 12 (4.84%) Ruby
12 10 (4.03%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.63%) Groovy
14 7 (2.82%) Lua
15 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.61%) F#
16 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.21%) MATLAB
17 3 (1.21%) Tcl
18 2 (0.81%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 115 (46.37%) Degree
2 29 (11.69%) PhD
3 6 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.21%) Docker
3 2 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (7.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.82%) Oracle
3 4 (1.61%) VMware
4 3 (1.21%) Apple
5 2 (0.81%) Google
5 2 (0.81%) TOWER Software
5 2 (0.81%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £28k-£36k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hyperspheric Solutions Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum , 25 days holiday p.a. plus public h
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Amazing Bens & company
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
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