The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank 124 126 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.23% 0.72% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.76% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Software Development Engineer
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
2067 2365 2543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.86% 95.25% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1977 2251
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Development Engineer
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 Development Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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 +8 5 - -
Software Development Engineer
East of England

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C
2 11 (84.62%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (46.15%) Redmine
5 6 (46.15%) Subversion
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) LAMP
8 3 (23.08%) Internet
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) Android
8 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (23.08%) Node.js
8 3 (23.08%) Internet of Things
8 3 (23.08%) Line Management
9 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (15.38%) GWT
9 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
9 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Redmine
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) GWT
4 2 (15.38%) Dojo
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) JSF
4 2 (15.38%) XSL
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Internet of Things
2 2 (15.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
2 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
2 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 11 (84.62%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
5 3 (23.08%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
1 2 (15.38%) Lumension
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) Sophos
1 2 (15.38%) ESRI
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle