The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 21 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 164 158 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.84% 7.28% 8.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.14% 7.52% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 171
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software 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
1794 2100 2363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.66% 96.82% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1763 1921
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software 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 Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +6 135 £50,000 +17.64% 32
Peterborough +2 7 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Ely - 6 £45,000 - 1
Huntingdon -2 2 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Software 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 282 (95.59%) Software Engineering
2 137 (46.44%) Java
3 136 (46.10%) C++
4 134 (45.42%) Degree
5 106 (35.93%) C
6 104 (35.25%) Computer Science
7 101 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (32.54%) Linux
9 67 (22.71%) SQL
10 55 (18.64%) Mathematics
11 52 (17.63%) Python
12 51 (17.29%) C#
13 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
14 47 (15.93%) HTML
15 43 (14.58%) OO
16 36 (12.20%) Scrum
16 36 (12.20%) Algorithms
17 35 (11.86%) Perl
18 34 (11.53%) .NET
18 34 (11.53%) Windows
19 32 (10.85%) Telecoms
19 32 (10.85%) SDLC
20 31 (10.51%) Web Services
20 31 (10.51%) Multithreading
21 30 (10.17%) Oracle
22 28 (9.49%) Unit Testing
23 26 (8.81%) CSS
23 26 (8.81%) OOP
24 25 (8.47%) Digital Media
25 24 (8.14%) NoSQL

Software 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.71%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.46%) HTTP
2 10 (3.39%) Ethernet
3 9 (3.05%) Internet
4 8 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.71%) Wireless
5 7 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (2.37%) ZigBee
6 6 (2.03%) DNS
7 3 (1.02%) MQTT
7 3 (1.02%) RTP
7 3 (1.02%) RTSP
7 3 (1.02%) SNMP
7 3 (1.02%) STUN
8 2 (0.68%) LDAP
8 2 (0.68%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.34%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.14%) NoSQL
2 20 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.44%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.76%) Big Data
4 17 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.73%) MySQL
6 10 (3.39%) HBase
7 7 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.68%) DB2
8 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (7.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.39%) Eclipse
3 10 (3.39%) JIRA
4 4 (1.36%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.02%) Hudson
5 3 (1.02%) Selenium
6 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.68%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.68%) NUnit
6 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.68%) Subversion
6 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.34%) CMake
7 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.34%) Moq
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (10.85%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.80%) Finance
3 15 (5.08%) Automotive
4 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.37%) Electronics
6 6 (2.03%) Games
7 4 (1.36%) Retail
8 3 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.68%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (15.93%) HTML
2 34 (11.53%) .NET
3 31 (10.51%) Web Services
4 26 (8.81%) CSS
5 20 (6.78%) REST
5 20 (6.78%) XML
6 16 (5.42%) HTML5
6 16 (5.42%) SOAP
7 14 (4.75%) JSON
8 13 (4.41%) WPF
9 11 (3.73%) J2EE
9 11 (3.73%) Node.js
9 11 (3.73%) Spring
9 11 (3.73%) STL
10 10 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (3.39%) LINQ
10 10 (3.39%) MFC
10 10 (3.39%) OpenGL
11 9 (3.05%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 104 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 55 (18.64%) Mathematics
3 36 (12.20%) Algorithms
4 25 (8.47%) Digital Media
5 20 (6.78%) Data Structures
6 18 (6.10%) Augmented Reality
7 15 (5.08%) User Experience
8 14 (4.75%) Cryptography
9 10 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.39%) Biology
9 10 (3.39%) Physics
10 9 (3.05%) CAN bus
10 9 (3.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.71%) Internet of Things
12 7 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (2.03%) Fintech
14 5 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
15 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 3 (1.02%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 96 (32.54%) Linux
2 34 (11.53%) Windows
3 21 (7.12%) Unix
4 4 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.02%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (95.59%) Software Engineering
2 101 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (14.58%) OO
4 36 (12.20%) Scrum
5 32 (10.85%) SDLC
6 31 (10.51%) Multithreading
7 28 (9.49%) Unit Testing
8 26 (8.81%) OOP
9 24 (8.14%) MVC
10 20 (6.78%) Machine Learning
11 17 (5.76%) Secure Coding
12 16 (5.42%) Test Automation
13 15 (5.08%) TDD
14 11 (3.73%) Open Source
15 10 (3.39%) Bioinformatics
16 9 (3.05%) Software Architecture
16 9 (3.05%) Video Processing
17 8 (2.71%) CAD
17 8 (2.71%) Data Acquisition
17 8 (2.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 137 (46.44%) Java
2 136 (46.10%) C++
3 106 (35.93%) C
4 67 (22.71%) SQL
5 52 (17.63%) Python
6 51 (17.29%) C#
7 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
8 35 (11.86%) Perl
9 16 (5.42%) Embedded C
10 15 (5.08%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.05%) PHP
11 9 (3.05%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.37%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.03%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.69%) Ruby
15 4 (1.36%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.36%) R
16 3 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 134 (45.42%) Degree
2 23 (7.80%) PhD
3 7 (2.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.78%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) ISO26262
System Software
1 10 (3.39%) Docker
2 8 (2.71%) Firmware
3 3 (1.02%) Kamailio
3 3 (1.02%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) Xen
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Ansible
1 2 (0.68%) Nagios
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (10.17%) Oracle
2 8 (2.71%) Apple
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.36%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.02%) QNX
5 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.68%) SAP
6 2 (0.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Sybase
7 1 (0.34%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 40-50k + Pension 3% + 23 days holiday + Private health care + more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Undo Software Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kensington Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Brand Communications Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago