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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 48 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 102 123 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.29% 5.79% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 5.90% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 106
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £27,329
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £47,500
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
1875 2084 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.25% 98.07% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1729 2004
Median salary £44,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 28 May 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 28 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 -8 87 £43,500 -3.33% 19
Peterborough -2 4 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Ely - 3 £45,000 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 94 (52.81%) Degree
2 92 (51.69%) C#
3 81 (45.51%) .NET
3 81 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (44.38%) SQL
5 77 (43.26%) Java
6 69 (38.76%) Computer Science
7 66 (37.08%) HTML
8 65 (36.52%) C++
9 60 (33.71%) Software Engineering
10 58 (32.58%) JavaScript
11 56 (31.46%) CSS
12 46 (25.84%) Mathematics
13 41 (23.03%) ASP.NET
14 39 (21.91%) SDLC
15 37 (20.79%) OO
15 37 (20.79%) QA
16 35 (19.66%) MVC
17 34 (19.10%) SQL Server
17 34 (19.10%) jQuery
18 33 (18.54%) Unit Testing
19 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
19 31 (17.42%) XML
20 30 (16.85%) Linux
21 29 (16.29%) LINQ
21 29 (16.29%) REST
22 27 (15.17%) Front End Development
22 27 (15.17%) Finance
23 24 (13.48%) Algorithms
23 24 (13.48%) Python

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 5 (2.81%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.25%) Apache
2 4 (2.25%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (2.25%) IIS
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) Node.js
4 2 (1.12%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) HTTP
2 6 (3.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) Wireless
4 2 (1.12%) Intranet
4 2 (1.12%) NFC
4 2 (1.12%) SMPP
4 2 (1.12%) SSL
4 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.93%) Big Data
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.81%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.12%) GIS
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.56%) HBase
9 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (13.48%) Selenium
2 20 (11.24%) JIRA
3 15 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.74%) NUnit
5 10 (5.62%) JUnit
6 8 (4.49%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.93%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.37%) Maven
9 5 (2.81%) Mockito
10 2 (1.12%) Hudson
10 2 (1.12%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.12%) MSTest
11 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 27 (15.17%) Finance
2 5 (2.81%) Games
2 5 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Electronics
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (45.51%) .NET
2 66 (37.08%) HTML
3 56 (31.46%) CSS
4 41 (23.03%) ASP.NET
5 34 (19.10%) jQuery
6 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
6 31 (17.42%) XML
7 29 (16.29%) LINQ
7 29 (16.29%) REST
8 23 (12.92%) Web Services
9 22 (12.36%) JSON
9 22 (12.36%) XSLT
10 21 (11.80%) Entity Framework
10 21 (11.80%) HTML5
10 21 (11.80%) WCF
11 20 (11.24%) Ajax
12 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (10.11%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (7.30%) WPF
15 11 (6.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 69 (38.76%) Computer Science
2 46 (25.84%) Mathematics
3 24 (13.48%) Algorithms
4 20 (11.24%) Physics
5 12 (6.74%) Cryptography
6 10 (5.62%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.62%) Statistics
6 10 (5.62%) User Experience
7 7 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.81%) iPad
9 4 (2.25%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.25%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.69%) Life Science
11 2 (1.12%) Fintech
12 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.56%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.85%) Linux
2 22 (12.36%) Windows
3 6 (3.37%) Android
3 6 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.81%) Unix
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (33.71%) Software Engineering
3 39 (21.91%) SDLC
4 37 (20.79%) OO
5 35 (19.66%) MVC
6 33 (18.54%) Unit Testing
7 27 (15.17%) Front End Development
8 24 (13.48%) TDD
9 23 (12.92%) Scrum
10 19 (10.67%) Automated Testing
11 18 (10.11%) User Stories
12 14 (7.87%) OOP
13 13 (7.30%) Multithreading
14 12 (6.74%) Kanban
14 12 (6.74%) Secure Coding
15 10 (5.62%) Financial Modelling
15 10 (5.62%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (5.62%) Software Architecture
16 9 (5.06%) Software Testing
17 8 (4.49%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 92 (51.69%) C#
2 79 (44.38%) SQL
3 77 (43.26%) Java
4 65 (36.52%) C++
5 58 (32.58%) JavaScript
6 24 (13.48%) C
6 24 (13.48%) Python
7 22 (12.36%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.30%) Perl
9 10 (5.62%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.93%) PHP
11 6 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.25%) F#
12 4 (2.25%) Lua
13 3 (1.69%) R
13 3 (1.69%) VB
14 2 (1.12%) Magik
14 2 (1.12%) XAML
15 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 94 (52.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.79%) QA
2 5 (2.81%) SDET
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
1 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.11%) Oracle
3 10 (5.62%) TOWER Software
4 5 (2.81%) Facebook
5 4 (2.25%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.69%) Google
6 3 (1.69%) Perforce
7 2 (1.12%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) Trillium
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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