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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 124 124 152
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
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
2325 2129 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.44% 96.20% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1781 2470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014. 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 -4 8 £40,000 -3.61%
Software Development Engineer
East of England

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 13 (86.67%) Degree
4 8 (53.33%) C
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) PHP
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 7 (46.67%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) XSL
5 7 (46.67%) QA
5 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) Multimedia
6 5 (33.33%) STL
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (46.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) XSL
1 7 (46.67%) Ajax
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) STL
2 5 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (13.33%) OOP
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) C
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) PHP
5 5 (33.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA