The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 95 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 26 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 0.10% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.11% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 9
Median salary £43,750 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £48,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%

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
1586 1851 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.42% 96.56% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1505 1764
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Development Engineer
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 Development Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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 +29 26 £43,750 -23.91% 3
Software Development Engineer
East of England

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (80.56%) Linux
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 24 (66.67%) QA
4 23 (63.89%) Java
4 23 (63.89%) Perl
5 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
6 19 (52.78%) SQL
6 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
6 19 (52.78%) MySQL
6 19 (52.78%) Nagios
7 17 (47.22%) Visualisation
7 17 (47.22%) Data Visualisation
8 13 (36.11%) Sun
9 11 (30.56%) C++
10 8 (22.22%) C#
10 8 (22.22%) Python
11 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 7 (19.44%) Degree
12 6 (16.67%) Selenium
12 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 5 (13.89%) Scrum
14 4 (11.11%) Windows
14 4 (11.11%) OO
14 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
14 4 (11.11%) Physics
14 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
14 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
14 4 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing

Software Development Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) JMeter
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.33%) NUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Capybara
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.56%) WATIR
3 2 (5.56%) YouTrack
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Ajax
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Axis
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
2 2 (5.56%) OpenMP
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
2 2 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 17 (47.22%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Physics
4 2 (5.56%) 3D Printing
4 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Bug Management
8 2 (5.56%) CAD
8 2 (5.56%) CAE
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Defect Management
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
1 23 (63.89%) Perl
2 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
3 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) C++
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) Fortran
7 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) Tcl
7 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Sun
2 1 (2.78%) Apple
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago