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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 33 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 119 79 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.05% 3.74% 5.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.35% 3.85% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 66 107
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £50,000
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
1619 2053 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.91% 97.16% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1596 1762
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +22 103 £35,000 -17.64% 14
Peterborough -7 5 £23,500 -57.27% 1
Huntingdon - 4 £31,250 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 143 (61.11%) Java
2 137 (58.55%) C#
3 112 (47.86%) C++
4 111 (47.44%) Degree
5 101 (43.16%) Computer Science
6 96 (41.03%) Software Engineering
6 96 (41.03%) .NET
7 94 (40.17%) Python
8 80 (34.19%) Mathematics
9 72 (30.77%) Algorithms
10 63 (26.92%) C
11 58 (24.79%) JavaScript
11 58 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (24.79%) Physics
12 57 (24.36%) ASP.NET
13 52 (22.22%) SQL
14 49 (20.94%) HTML
14 49 (20.94%) Linux
15 48 (20.51%) CSS
16 42 (17.95%) OO
17 40 (17.09%) Windows
18 39 (16.67%) Machine Learning
19 35 (14.96%) PhD
19 35 (14.96%) MVC
20 33 (14.10%) SDLC
21 29 (12.39%) Perl
22 24 (10.26%) TDD
22 24 (10.26%) OOP
22 24 (10.26%) HTML5
23 23 (9.83%) Finance

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 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.43%) Luigi
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.56%) HTTP
2 5 (2.14%) Internet
2 5 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.71%) SSL
4 2 (0.85%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.84%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.70%) Big Data
4 7 (2.99%) MySQL
5 5 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.43%) GIS
8 1 (0.43%) HBase
8 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.43%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (7.69%) Selenium
2 16 (6.84%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.27%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.85%) NUnit
5 9 (3.85%) Subversion
6 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.14%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.14%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.14%) Moq
7 5 (2.14%) MSBuild
7 5 (2.14%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.71%) Capybara
8 4 (1.71%) GoogleTest
8 4 (1.71%) JUnit
9 2 (0.85%) JIRA
9 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.43%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (9.83%) Finance
2 10 (4.27%) Automotive
3 5 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.71%) Electronics
5 2 (0.85%) Advertising
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.43%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (41.03%) .NET
2 57 (24.36%) ASP.NET
3 49 (20.94%) HTML
4 48 (20.51%) CSS
5 24 (10.26%) HTML5
6 22 (9.40%) CSS3
7 18 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (6.41%) jQuery
9 13 (5.56%) Web Services
10 12 (5.13%) WPF
10 12 (5.13%) XML
11 11 (4.70%) AngularJS
11 11 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (4.70%) REST
12 10 (4.27%) WCF
13 7 (2.99%) JSON
13 7 (2.99%) Natural Language Processing
14 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 5 (2.14%) Node.js
14 5 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 101 (43.16%) Computer Science
2 72 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.27%) User Experience
5 6 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.14%) Fintech
7 4 (1.71%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.28%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.85%) Home Automation
9 2 (0.85%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.43%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.43%) Blog
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Life Science
10 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.94%) Linux
2 40 (17.09%) Windows
3 11 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.71%) Android
4 4 (1.71%) Unix
5 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.03%) Software Engineering
2 80 (34.19%) Mathematics
3 58 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (24.79%) Physics
4 42 (17.95%) OO
5 39 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 35 (14.96%) MVC
7 33 (14.10%) SDLC
8 24 (10.26%) OOP
8 24 (10.26%) TDD
9 23 (9.83%) Scrum
10 22 (9.40%) Bioinformatics
10 22 (9.40%) Multithreading
11 21 (8.97%) Software Architecture
12 18 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (7.69%) Informatics
13 15 (6.41%) Unit Testing
14 14 (5.98%) Data Visualisation
14 14 (5.98%) Visualisation
15 12 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 143 (61.11%) Java
2 137 (58.55%) C#
3 112 (47.86%) C++
4 94 (40.17%) Python
5 63 (26.92%) C
6 58 (24.79%) JavaScript
7 52 (22.22%) SQL
8 29 (12.39%) Perl
9 15 (6.41%) Objective-C
10 13 (5.56%) PHP
11 9 (3.85%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.42%) Ruby
13 6 (2.56%) Groovy
13 6 (2.56%) Lua
14 5 (2.14%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.71%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.28%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.85%) F#
17 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (47.44%) Degree
2 35 (14.96%) PhD
3 5 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.84%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.28%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.99%) Oracle
3 5 (2.14%) Apple
4 4 (1.71%) Google
4 4 (1.71%) VMware
5 2 (0.85%) TOWER Software
5 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.43%) SAP
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
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Salary: to £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 30k-55k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: to £60k + benefits
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
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