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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 31 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 130 84 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.97% 3.88% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.21% 4.01% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 120 75 89
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1802 2095 2366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.67% 96.77% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1753 1928
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +7 92 £40,000 -11.11% 30
Peterborough +3 7 £47,500 +5.55% 3
St Neots -1 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Ely - 5 £45,000 - 1
Huntingdon +1 3 £45,000 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 124 (54.63%) C#
2 115 (50.66%) Java
3 114 (50.22%) .NET
4 104 (45.81%) Degree
5 93 (40.97%) Computer Science
6 89 (39.21%) SQL
7 88 (38.77%) JavaScript
8 86 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (36.12%) C++
10 80 (35.24%) HTML
11 73 (32.16%) Software Engineering
12 66 (29.07%) CSS
13 58 (25.55%) Mathematics
14 55 (24.23%) ASP.NET
15 50 (22.03%) OO
16 49 (21.59%) Linux
16 49 (21.59%) MVC
17 45 (19.82%) Algorithms
18 44 (19.38%) SDLC
19 40 (17.62%) Unit Testing
20 39 (17.18%) QA
20 39 (17.18%) Python
21 38 (16.74%) C
22 37 (16.30%) Physics
23 35 (15.42%) Web Services
23 35 (15.42%) Microsoft
24 33 (14.54%) TDD
24 33 (14.54%) jQuery
25 31 (13.66%) Windows
25 31 (13.66%) REST

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 9 (3.96%) Smallworld
2 7 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.64%) Apache
4 5 (2.20%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.20%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.61%) Internet
2 10 (4.41%) Wireless
3 9 (3.96%) Intranet
4 5 (2.20%) HTTP
5 2 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.85%) Big Data
4 9 (3.96%) GIS
5 8 (3.52%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.52%) MySQL
6 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 23 (10.13%) Selenium
2 19 (8.37%) JIRA
3 18 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 16 (7.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (6.61%) NUnit
6 10 (4.41%) JUnit
7 8 (3.52%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.64%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.20%) Maven
9 5 (2.20%) Mockito
10 4 (1.76%) Capybara
10 4 (1.76%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.76%) Subversion
11 3 (1.32%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.32%) Ranorex
11 3 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.88%) Hudson
13 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (12.78%) Finance
2 11 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.52%) Billing
4 6 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.20%) Games
6 4 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (50.22%) .NET
2 80 (35.24%) HTML
3 66 (29.07%) CSS
4 55 (24.23%) ASP.NET
5 35 (15.42%) Web Services
6 33 (14.54%) jQuery
7 31 (13.66%) REST
8 30 (13.22%) .NET Framework
9 28 (12.33%) XML
10 24 (10.57%) LINQ
11 22 (9.69%) HTML5
11 22 (9.69%) JSON
12 21 (9.25%) Entity Framework
12 21 (9.25%) XSLT
13 20 (8.81%) Ajax
13 20 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (8.81%) WCF
14 18 (7.93%) Razor View Engine
15 13 (5.73%) CSS3
15 13 (5.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 93 (40.97%) Computer Science
2 58 (25.55%) Mathematics
3 45 (19.82%) Algorithms
4 37 (16.30%) Physics
5 14 (6.17%) User Experience
6 13 (5.73%) Statistics
7 10 (4.41%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.52%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.20%) Biology
11 4 (1.76%) Informatics
11 4 (1.76%) iPad
11 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.76%) Ontologies
12 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.32%) Fintech
12 3 (1.32%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.59%) Linux
2 31 (13.66%) Windows
3 16 (7.05%) Unix
4 12 (5.29%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.41%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (32.16%) Software Engineering
3 50 (22.03%) OO
4 49 (21.59%) MVC
5 44 (19.38%) SDLC
6 40 (17.62%) Unit Testing
7 33 (14.54%) TDD
8 24 (10.57%) Front End Development
9 22 (9.69%) Automated Testing
9 22 (9.69%) User Stories
10 20 (8.81%) Scrum
11 19 (8.37%) Web Development
12 17 (7.49%) OOP
13 14 (6.17%) Machine Learning
14 13 (5.73%) Kanban
14 13 (5.73%) Software Architecture
15 11 (4.85%) Multithreading
16 10 (4.41%) Financial Modelling
16 10 (4.41%) Mobile Application Development
16 10 (4.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (54.63%) C#
2 115 (50.66%) Java
3 89 (39.21%) SQL
4 88 (38.77%) JavaScript
5 82 (36.12%) C++
6 39 (17.18%) Python
7 38 (16.74%) C
8 22 (9.69%) VB.NET
9 21 (9.25%) Perl
10 12 (5.29%) T-SQL
11 11 (4.85%) PHP
12 9 (3.96%) Magik
12 9 (3.96%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.20%) F#
14 5 (2.20%) Ruby
14 5 (2.20%) VB
15 4 (1.76%) Lua
16 3 (1.32%) R
17 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 104 (45.81%) Degree
2 10 (4.41%) PhD
3 2 (0.88%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (17.18%) QA
2 4 (1.76%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Docker
1 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.17%) Oracle
3 10 (4.41%) TOWER Software
4 6 (2.64%) Google
5 1 (0.44%) Perforce
5 1 (0.44%) SAP
5 1 (0.44%) Trillium
5 1 (0.44%) WorldPay
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