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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 21 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 173 186 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.67% 9.28% 10.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.93% 9.64% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 139 164 203
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1583 1929 2498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.60% 96.26% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1654 1992
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 0 145 £47,500 +7.95% 26
Huntingdon +4 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Peterborough -7 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Ely - 2 - -
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 340 (96.05%) Software Engineering
2 180 (50.85%) Degree
3 168 (47.46%) C++
4 135 (38.14%) Computer Science
5 134 (37.85%) Java
6 124 (35.03%) C
7 121 (34.18%) Linux
8 102 (28.81%) C#
9 94 (26.55%) Python
10 84 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
11 81 (22.88%) Mathematics
12 64 (18.08%) SQL
13 58 (16.38%) JavaScript
14 56 (15.82%) HTML
15 53 (14.97%) .NET
16 51 (14.41%) Windows
17 45 (12.71%) Perl
17 45 (12.71%) Algorithms
18 43 (12.15%) Finance
19 42 (11.86%) Scrum
20 40 (11.30%) PhD
20 40 (11.30%) Multithreading
21 39 (11.02%) Telecoms
21 39 (11.02%) Physics
22 38 (10.73%) Wireless
22 38 (10.73%) Web Services
23 36 (10.17%) SDLC
24 32 (9.04%) OO
25 30 (8.47%) CSS
25 30 (8.47%) Relational Database

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 6 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Apache
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.28%) Confluence
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.73%) Wireless
2 21 (5.93%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (5.37%) Bluetooth
4 15 (4.24%) HTTP
5 8 (2.26%) Internet
6 7 (1.98%) 802.11
6 7 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.41%) NFC
8 4 (1.13%) LDAP
8 4 (1.13%) SMPP
8 4 (1.13%) SMS
8 4 (1.13%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.85%) MQTT
9 3 (0.85%) RTP
9 3 (0.85%) RTSP
9 3 (0.85%) SSL
9 3 (0.85%) STUN
10 2 (0.56%) DNS
11 1 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.47%) Relational Database
2 18 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.52%) Big Data
3 16 (4.52%) MySQL
4 11 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.85%) HBase
7 2 (0.56%) DB2
7 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.80%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.95%) NUnit
4 8 (2.26%) MSTest
5 6 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 6 (1.69%) Selenium
5 6 (1.69%) Subversion
6 5 (1.41%) JIRA
6 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.85%) JMeter
8 3 (0.85%) JUnit
8 3 (0.85%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.56%) Capybara
9 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.56%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.56%) WATIR
9 2 (0.56%) YouTrack
General
1 43 (12.15%) Finance
2 39 (11.02%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.21%) Electronics
4 15 (4.24%) Automotive
5 9 (2.54%) Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.41%) Games
7 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.13%) French Language
8 4 (1.13%) German Language
8 4 (1.13%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.13%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.85%) Legal
9 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (15.82%) HTML
2 53 (14.97%) .NET
3 38 (10.73%) Web Services
4 30 (8.47%) CSS
5 26 (7.34%) HTML5
6 25 (7.06%) ASP.NET
7 23 (6.50%) XML
8 16 (4.52%) MFC
9 15 (4.24%) WCF
10 13 (3.67%) J2EE
11 12 (3.39%) REST
12 11 (3.11%) .NET Framework
12 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.11%) jQuery
12 11 (3.11%) JSP
12 11 (3.11%) Spring
13 10 (2.82%) CSS3
13 10 (2.82%) Hibernate
13 10 (2.82%) LINQ
14 9 (2.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 135 (38.14%) Computer Science
2 81 (22.88%) Mathematics
3 45 (12.71%) Algorithms
4 39 (11.02%) Physics
5 25 (7.06%) User Experience
6 22 (6.21%) Augmented Reality
7 17 (4.80%) Digital Media
8 14 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (3.11%) Biology
10 10 (2.82%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (2.82%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.26%) Informatics
12 7 (1.98%) Fintech
12 7 (1.98%) Internet of Things
12 7 (1.98%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (34.18%) Linux
2 51 (14.41%) Windows
3 20 (5.65%) Android
4 17 (4.80%) Unix
5 13 (3.67%) Windows CE
6 11 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (0.56%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) webOS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (96.05%) Software Engineering
2 84 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.86%) Scrum
4 40 (11.30%) Multithreading
5 36 (10.17%) SDLC
6 32 (9.04%) OO
7 29 (8.19%) Machine Learning
8 25 (7.06%) OOP
9 22 (6.21%) MVC
9 22 (6.21%) Open Source
10 20 (5.65%) Bioinformatics
11 16 (4.52%) Unit Testing
12 14 (3.95%) Computer Vision
12 14 (3.95%) Multithreaded Programming
13 13 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.67%) Test Automation
14 12 (3.39%) Automated Testing
14 12 (3.39%) CAD
15 11 (3.11%) Software Architecture
16 10 (2.82%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (47.46%) C++
2 134 (37.85%) Java
3 124 (35.03%) C
4 102 (28.81%) C#
5 94 (26.55%) Python
6 64 (18.08%) SQL
7 58 (16.38%) JavaScript
8 45 (12.71%) Perl
9 16 (4.52%) Embedded C
10 15 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 15 (4.24%) MATLAB
10 15 (4.24%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.39%) PHP
12 10 (2.82%) Embedded C++
13 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.41%) Ruby
14 5 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.85%) R
15 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (50.85%) Degree
2 40 (11.30%) PhD
3 16 (4.52%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.91%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.98%) Firmware
2 4 (1.13%) Docker
3 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.85%) Kamailio
3 3 (0.85%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.80%) Oracle
3 14 (3.95%) Dell
3 14 (3.95%) HP
4 9 (2.54%) QNX
5 8 (2.26%) Apple
6 6 (1.69%) IBM
6 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.13%) Atmel
7 4 (1.13%) Intel
7 4 (1.13%) Samsung
8 2 (0.56%) Zend
9 1 (0.28%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.28%) Motorola
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.28%) Sun
9 1 (0.28%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Remuneration Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Emerald Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago