The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 94 120 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.37% 5.05% 7.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 5.35% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 95 174
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2054 2245 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.49% 94.49% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1854 1986
Average salary £44,000 £40,150 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +18 89 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Peterborough -6 3 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Huntingdon +3 1 £45,000 +28.57%
St Neots 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 109 (45.61%) Degree
2 101 (42.26%) C#
3 96 (40.17%) SQL
4 93 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (36.82%) Software Engineering
6 76 (31.80%) Java
6 76 (31.80%) .NET
7 74 (30.96%) C++
8 73 (30.54%) OO
8 73 (30.54%) Python
9 71 (29.71%) HTML
9 71 (29.71%) Computer Science
10 64 (26.78%) Linux
11 59 (24.69%) C
12 57 (23.85%) JavaScript
12 57 (23.85%) CSS
13 47 (19.67%) SQL Server
14 44 (18.41%) ASP.NET
15 40 (16.74%) Scrum
15 40 (16.74%) SDLC
16 39 (16.32%) XML
16 39 (16.32%) Mathematics
17 38 (15.90%) QA
18 34 (14.23%) Finance
18 34 (14.23%) Microsoft
19 32 (13.39%) Test Automation
20 30 (12.55%) Oracle
20 30 (12.55%) Algorithms
21 29 (12.13%) Perl
21 29 (12.13%) Windows

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.09%) Documentum
1 5 (2.09%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.67%) Apache
2 4 (1.67%) Node.js
3 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.26%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) Simulink
3 1 (0.42%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.35%) SaaS
2 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.53%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.18%) Internet
3 9 (3.77%) ICMP
4 8 (3.35%) HTTP
5 5 (2.09%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.26%) SSH
7 2 (0.84%) SSL
7 2 (0.84%) SNMP
8 1 (0.42%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.42%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) AMQP
8 1 (0.42%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.11%) MySQL
4 14 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.44%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.35%) Big Data
8 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.51%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.51%) FileMaker
9 5 (2.09%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.09%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.09%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (11.30%) NUnit
2 22 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.11%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.69%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.02%) JIRA
6 11 (4.60%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.18%) Maven
8 7 (2.93%) Xcode
9 6 (2.51%) Selenium
9 6 (2.51%) MSTest
10 5 (2.09%) Subversion
10 5 (2.09%) Ant
11 4 (1.67%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.67%) Mockito
12 3 (1.26%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.26%) TestNG
13 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
General
1 34 (14.23%) Finance
2 16 (6.69%) Electronics
3 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.51%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.51%) Games
5 4 (1.67%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Publishing
6 3 (1.26%) Law
6 3 (1.26%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (31.80%) .NET
2 71 (29.71%) HTML
3 57 (23.85%) CSS
4 44 (18.41%) ASP.NET
5 39 (16.32%) XML
6 28 (11.72%) Web Services
7 26 (10.88%) WPF
8 21 (8.79%) jQuery
9 15 (6.28%) Spring
9 15 (6.28%) .NET Framework
9 15 (6.28%) HTML5
10 13 (5.44%) WCF
10 13 (5.44%) J2EE
11 12 (5.02%) LINQ
12 11 (4.60%) JSP
13 10 (4.18%) CSS3
14 9 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (3.77%) REST
15 6 (2.51%) SOAP
15 6 (2.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 71 (29.71%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.32%) Mathematics
3 30 (12.55%) Algorithms
4 24 (10.04%) Statistics
5 14 (5.86%) User Experience
6 13 (5.44%) Management Information System
7 12 (5.02%) Physics
8 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.77%) Informatics
10 7 (2.93%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.51%) CUDA
11 6 (2.51%) Handset
11 6 (2.51%) LIMS
11 6 (2.51%) GIS
12 5 (2.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (2.09%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.67%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.78%) Linux
2 29 (12.13%) Windows
3 19 (7.95%) Apple iOS
4 18 (7.53%) Android
5 12 (5.02%) UNIX
6 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (36.82%) Software Engineering
3 73 (30.54%) OO
4 40 (16.74%) Scrum
4 40 (16.74%) SDLC
5 32 (13.39%) Test Automation
6 29 (12.13%) MVC
7 21 (8.79%) TDD
7 21 (8.79%) Unit Testing
7 21 (8.79%) Financial Modelling
8 20 (8.37%) User Stories
8 20 (8.37%) OOD
9 15 (6.28%) Web Development
9 15 (6.28%) Multithreading
10 14 (5.86%) Open Source
10 14 (5.86%) CRM
11 13 (5.44%) Test Strategy
12 12 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.02%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.60%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 101 (42.26%) C#
2 96 (40.17%) SQL
3 76 (31.80%) Java
4 74 (30.96%) C++
5 73 (30.54%) Python
6 59 (24.69%) C
7 57 (23.85%) JavaScript
8 29 (12.13%) Perl
9 14 (5.86%) Ruby
10 12 (5.02%) MATLAB
10 12 (5.02%) PHP
11 11 (4.60%) Objective-C
12 9 (3.77%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.77%) VB
13 7 (2.93%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.93%) AppleScript
13 7 (2.93%) Apple Swift
14 6 (2.51%) Embedded C++
15 5 (2.09%) XQuery
15 5 (2.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (45.61%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.90%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.51%) Firmware
2 5 (2.09%) Xen
2 5 (2.09%) KVM
2 5 (2.09%) Docker
2 5 (2.09%) LXC
2 5 (2.09%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) Mesos
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.55%) Oracle
3 18 (7.53%) TOWER Software
4 11 (4.60%) Perforce
5 5 (2.09%) Pegasus
6 3 (1.26%) VMware
6 3 (1.26%) Tableau
7 2 (0.84%) IBM
7 2 (0.84%) Google
8 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.42%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
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