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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 30 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 145 182 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.62% 8.75% 8.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% 8.92% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 127 152 179
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £53,250
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
1853 2040 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.32% 98.03% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1697 1969
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,644
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -3 119 £50,000 +16.27% 28
Peterborough +4 8 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Ely - 5 £45,000 - 2
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 258 (95.91%) Software Engineering
2 132 (49.07%) C++
3 113 (42.01%) Java
4 110 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (37.92%) Degree
6 91 (33.83%) Linux
7 84 (31.23%) Computer Science
8 81 (30.11%) C
9 63 (23.42%) SQL
10 54 (20.07%) C#
11 49 (18.22%) HTML
11 49 (18.22%) JavaScript
11 49 (18.22%) Windows
12 47 (17.47%) Python
13 43 (15.99%) .NET
14 39 (14.50%) CSS
15 36 (13.38%) MVC
16 35 (13.01%) OO
17 32 (11.90%) Oracle
17 32 (11.90%) Mathematics
18 29 (10.78%) Unit Testing
18 29 (10.78%) SQL Server
19 28 (10.41%) HTTP
19 28 (10.41%) Scrum
20 27 (10.04%) Secure Coding
21 25 (9.29%) Git (software)
21 25 (9.29%) Multithreading
21 25 (9.29%) Cryptography
22 24 (8.92%) XML
23 23 (8.55%) 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 7 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.23%) Apache
3 5 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.41%) HTTP
2 12 (4.46%) Internet
3 10 (3.72%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.97%) Wireless
5 7 (2.60%) DNS
5 7 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.12%) SSL
6 3 (1.12%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.74%) SMTP
7 2 (0.74%) SNMP
7 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.37%) 3G
8 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.37%) FlexRay
8 1 (0.37%) GSM
8 1 (0.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.55%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.09%) Big Data
5 8 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.60%) HBase
6 7 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.49%) MySQL
8 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.83%) JIRA
3 10 (3.72%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.97%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.86%) Artifactory
6 5 (1.86%) Maven
6 5 (1.86%) NUnit
6 5 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.49%) Moq
7 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.12%) Hudson
8 3 (1.12%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.12%) Selenium
9 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.74%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.37%) MSTest
General
1 18 (6.69%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.20%) Automotive
2 14 (5.20%) Finance
3 8 (2.97%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.49%) Games
4 4 (1.49%) Retail
5 3 (1.12%) Electronics
5 3 (1.12%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) French Language
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.37%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.22%) HTML
2 43 (15.99%) .NET
3 39 (14.50%) CSS
4 24 (8.92%) XML
5 21 (7.81%) REST
5 21 (7.81%) WPF
6 19 (7.06%) ASP.NET
7 18 (6.69%) SOAP
8 16 (5.95%) LINQ
9 15 (5.58%) HTML5
10 14 (5.20%) STL
11 13 (4.83%) Spring
12 12 (4.46%) JSON
12 12 (4.46%) Web Services
13 11 (4.09%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (4.09%) jQuery
13 11 (4.09%) WCF
14 9 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (3.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (31.23%) Computer Science
2 32 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 25 (9.29%) Cryptography
4 23 (8.55%) Algorithms
5 18 (6.69%) Data Structures
6 14 (5.20%) Digital Media
7 11 (4.09%) Internet of Things
8 10 (3.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (3.35%) CAN bus
9 9 (3.35%) User Experience
10 7 (2.60%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (2.23%) Biology
12 4 (1.49%) Chemistry
12 4 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.49%) Fintech
12 4 (1.49%) Physics
13 3 (1.12%) CCTV
13 3 (1.12%) Device Driver
13 3 (1.12%) STB
14 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 91 (33.83%) Linux
2 49 (18.22%) Windows
3 13 (4.83%) Unix
4 9 (3.35%) Android
5 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.49%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (95.91%) Software Engineering
2 110 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (13.38%) MVC
4 35 (13.01%) OO
5 29 (10.78%) Unit Testing
6 28 (10.41%) Scrum
7 27 (10.04%) Secure Coding
8 25 (9.29%) Multithreading
9 21 (7.81%) OOP
9 21 (7.81%) SDLC
10 15 (5.58%) TDD
11 14 (5.20%) Open Source
12 13 (4.83%) Test Automation
13 12 (4.46%) CRM
13 12 (4.46%) Web Development
14 9 (3.35%) API Design
14 9 (3.35%) Software Architecture
14 9 (3.35%) Video Processing
15 8 (2.97%) Data Acquisition
15 8 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 132 (49.07%) C++
2 113 (42.01%) Java
3 81 (30.11%) C
4 63 (23.42%) SQL
5 54 (20.07%) C#
6 49 (18.22%) JavaScript
7 47 (17.47%) Python
8 21 (7.81%) Perl
9 14 (5.20%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.20%) Embedded C
10 12 (4.46%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.97%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.86%) Ruby
12 5 (1.86%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.49%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.49%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.49%) XAML
14 3 (1.12%) PHP
15 2 (0.74%) Fortran
15 2 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 102 (37.92%) Degree
2 13 (4.83%) PhD
3 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.32%) QA
2 5 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO26262
System Software
1 7 (2.60%) Docker
1 7 (2.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.37%) Xen
2 1 (0.37%) XenApp
2 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Nagios
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (11.90%) Oracle
2 8 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.49%) QNX
3 4 (1.49%) WorldPay
4 3 (1.12%) SAP
5 2 (0.74%) Sybase
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