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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 17 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 221 154 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.73% 7.91% 10.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.10% 8.18% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 178 133 182
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
1567 1882 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.33% 96.61% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1531 1770
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 £28,000 £27,164 £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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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 +4 193 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Huntingdon - 5 £48,000 - 1
Peterborough -11 2 £37,500 -9.09% 6
Ely - 1 - -
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 353 (91.93%) Software Engineering
2 199 (51.82%) C++
3 188 (48.96%) Degree
4 165 (42.97%) Computer Science
5 148 (38.54%) Linux
6 146 (38.02%) Java
7 136 (35.42%) C
8 121 (31.51%) Python
9 114 (29.69%) C#
10 103 (26.82%) Mathematics
11 95 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (17.97%) JavaScript
13 66 (17.19%) Windows
14 65 (16.93%) SQL
15 61 (15.89%) Physics
16 54 (14.06%) Perl
17 51 (13.28%) PhD
18 50 (13.02%) HTML
18 50 (13.02%) .NET
19 46 (11.98%) Algorithms
20 44 (11.46%) Wireless
21 42 (10.94%) QA
22 36 (9.38%) Microsoft
22 36 (9.38%) Multithreading
23 35 (9.11%) SDLC
24 34 (8.85%) OO
24 34 (8.85%) Telecoms
25 33 (8.59%) Finance
25 33 (8.59%) CSS
26 32 (8.33%) Electronics

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 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.46%) Wireless
2 29 (7.55%) Bluetooth
3 21 (5.47%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (2.86%) 802.11
5 10 (2.60%) HTTP
6 8 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.30%) Internet
7 5 (1.30%) NFC
8 4 (1.04%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.04%) SMPP
8 4 (1.04%) SMS
9 3 (0.78%) SSL
10 2 (0.52%) LDAP
11 1 (0.26%) DNS
11 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.29%) MySQL
2 24 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.91%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.82%) Big Data
5 4 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) HBase
7 1 (0.26%) MS Access
7 1 (0.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.43%) NUnit
4 10 (2.60%) MSBuild
4 10 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.08%) MSTest
5 8 (2.08%) Subversion
6 6 (1.56%) Selenium
7 5 (1.30%) Moq
7 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.04%) JIRA
9 3 (0.78%) JMeter
9 3 (0.78%) JUnit
9 3 (0.78%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.78%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.52%) WATIR
10 2 (0.52%) YouTrack
General
1 34 (8.85%) Telecoms
2 33 (8.59%) Finance
3 32 (8.33%) Electronics
4 17 (4.43%) Automotive
5 14 (3.65%) Aerospace
6 13 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.34%) Banking
8 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.30%) Games
10 4 (1.04%) French Language
10 4 (1.04%) German Language
10 4 (1.04%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.04%) Japanese Language
10 4 (1.04%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.78%) Legal
11 3 (0.78%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.02%) .NET
1 50 (13.02%) HTML
2 33 (8.59%) CSS
3 27 (7.03%) ASP.NET
4 25 (6.51%) HTML5
4 25 (6.51%) Web Services
5 21 (5.47%) XML
6 17 (4.43%) WCF
7 14 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (3.65%) J2EE
8 13 (3.39%) jQuery
9 12 (3.13%) MFC
9 12 (3.13%) REST
10 11 (2.86%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.86%) 802.1X
11 10 (2.60%) CSS3
11 10 (2.60%) WPF
12 9 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.34%) LINQ
12 9 (2.34%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 165 (42.97%) Computer Science
2 103 (26.82%) Mathematics
3 61 (15.89%) Physics
4 46 (11.98%) Algorithms
5 28 (7.29%) Visualisation
6 23 (5.99%) User Experience
7 19 (4.95%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (2.86%) Informatics
9 10 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.60%) Digital Media
10 9 (2.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.56%) Biology
14 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.30%) Cryptography
14 5 (1.30%) Device Driver
14 5 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 148 (38.54%) Linux
2 66 (17.19%) Windows
3 31 (8.07%) Android
4 14 (3.65%) Windows CE
5 12 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (3.13%) Unix
6 9 (2.34%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.52%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.52%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) webOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (91.93%) Software Engineering
2 95 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (9.38%) Multithreading
4 35 (9.11%) SDLC
5 34 (8.85%) OO
6 29 (7.55%) Scrum
7 28 (7.29%) Machine Learning
8 25 (6.51%) OOP
9 23 (5.99%) Open Source
10 21 (5.47%) Bioinformatics
10 21 (5.47%) Data Visualisation
10 21 (5.47%) MVC
11 16 (4.17%) CAD
11 16 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 14 (3.65%) Multithreaded Programming
13 13 (3.39%) Android Development
13 13 (3.39%) Cross-Platform Development
13 13 (3.39%) OOD
14 11 (2.86%) Software Architecture
15 10 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 199 (51.82%) C++
2 146 (38.02%) Java
3 136 (35.42%) C
4 121 (31.51%) Python
5 114 (29.69%) C#
6 69 (17.97%) JavaScript
7 65 (16.93%) SQL
8 54 (14.06%) Perl
9 27 (7.03%) Bash Shell
9 27 (7.03%) MATLAB
10 18 (4.69%) Embedded C
11 10 (2.60%) Embedded C++
12 9 (2.34%) PHP
13 8 (2.08%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.30%) Ruby
15 4 (1.04%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 188 (48.96%) Degree
2 51 (13.28%) PhD
3 14 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.94%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.08%) Firmware
2 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.78%) XenServer
3 2 (0.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (4.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.17%) Dell
2 16 (4.17%) HP
3 13 (3.39%) Sun
4 10 (2.60%) QNX
5 8 (2.08%) Oracle
6 6 (1.56%) IBM
7 4 (1.04%) Atmel
7 4 (1.04%) Intel
7 4 (1.04%) Samsung
8 3 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.52%) Google
9 2 (0.52%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) Motorola
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Amazing Bens & company
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Bonus, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £38,000 to £50,000 DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 4 days ago