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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 17 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 227 129 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.54% 6.01% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.13% 6.18% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 161 108 185
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1606 2086 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.77% 97.16% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1623 1789
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +15 206 £45,000 +4.04% 44
Peterborough -4 4 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 368 (92.70%) Software Engineering
2 226 (56.93%) C++
3 194 (48.87%) Degree
4 174 (43.83%) Computer Science
5 156 (39.29%) Java
6 154 (38.79%) Python
7 147 (37.03%) Linux
8 145 (36.52%) C
9 127 (31.99%) Mathematics
10 112 (28.21%) C#
11 88 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (18.14%) Windows
13 71 (17.88%) Perl
14 66 (16.62%) Physics
14 66 (16.62%) JavaScript
15 62 (15.62%) SQL
16 61 (15.37%) PhD
17 52 (13.10%) Wireless
18 48 (12.09%) Electronics
19 47 (11.84%) Algorithms
20 45 (11.34%) HTML
21 43 (10.83%) OO
22 42 (10.58%) Bluetooth
23 41 (10.33%) .NET
24 40 (10.08%) Microsoft
24 40 (10.08%) QA
25 39 (9.82%) Android
26 38 (9.57%) Git (software)
27 35 (8.82%) Machine Learning
28 33 (8.31%) SDLC

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 4 (1.01%) DNN
2 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (4.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.01%) GitHub
5 3 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.10%) Wireless
2 42 (10.58%) Bluetooth
3 25 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (3.78%) 802.11
5 9 (2.27%) HTTP
6 7 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.51%) Internet
8 5 (1.26%) NFC
9 4 (1.01%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.01%) SMPP
9 4 (1.01%) SMS
10 3 (0.76%) SSL
10 3 (0.76%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.50%) LDAP
12 1 (0.25%) 3G
12 1 (0.25%) Firewall
12 1 (0.25%) GSM
12 1 (0.25%) SAN
12 1 (0.25%) SNMP
12 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.30%) MySQL
2 17 (4.28%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.02%) SQL Server
4 10 (2.52%) Big Data
5 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.50%) HBase
7 1 (0.25%) GIS
7 1 (0.25%) MS Access
7 1 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.78%) NUnit
4 10 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.27%) MSBuild
5 9 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.02%) Subversion
7 7 (1.76%) MSTest
8 5 (1.26%) Moq
9 4 (1.01%) GoogleTest
9 4 (1.01%) NCrunch
9 4 (1.01%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.01%) Selenium
10 3 (0.76%) JIRA
10 3 (0.76%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.50%) Capybara
11 2 (0.50%) JUnit
11 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.50%) WATIR
General
1 48 (12.09%) Electronics
2 26 (6.55%) Finance
2 26 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.28%) Aerospace
4 16 (4.03%) Automotive
5 14 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.27%) Banking
7 8 (2.02%) Games
8 7 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.01%) French Language
9 4 (1.01%) German Language
9 4 (1.01%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.01%) Japanese Language
9 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.76%) Marketing
11 2 (0.50%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.34%) HTML
2 41 (10.33%) .NET
3 33 (8.31%) CSS
4 24 (6.05%) ASP.NET
5 22 (5.54%) XML
6 21 (5.29%) HTML5
7 19 (4.79%) Web Services
8 15 (3.78%) 802.1X
8 15 (3.78%) WCF
8 15 (3.78%) WPF
9 13 (3.27%) J2EE
9 13 (3.27%) jQuery
10 12 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (2.77%) CSS3
12 10 (2.52%) OpenGL
13 9 (2.27%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (2.27%) REST
13 9 (2.27%) STL
14 8 (2.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 174 (43.83%) Computer Science
2 47 (11.84%) Algorithms
3 18 (4.53%) User Experience
4 17 (4.28%) Augmented Reality
5 13 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.02%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.02%) Life Science
8 7 (1.76%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.26%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.26%) Fintech
9 5 (1.26%) Home Automation
10 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.76%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 147 (37.03%) Linux
2 72 (18.14%) Windows
3 39 (9.82%) Android
4 16 (4.03%) Unix
5 14 (3.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 10 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.76%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (0.76%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) webOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (92.70%) Software Engineering
2 127 (31.99%) Mathematics
3 88 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (16.62%) Physics
5 43 (10.83%) OO
6 35 (8.82%) Machine Learning
7 33 (8.31%) SDLC
8 32 (8.06%) Multithreading
9 29 (7.30%) Visualisation
10 27 (6.80%) Scrum
11 25 (6.30%) OOP
12 22 (5.54%) Bioinformatics
12 22 (5.54%) Open Source
13 21 (5.29%) Data Visualisation
14 18 (4.53%) Android Development
15 17 (4.28%) CAD
15 17 (4.28%) MVC
16 16 (4.03%) Cross-Platform Development
17 14 (3.53%) Multithreaded Programming
17 14 (3.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 226 (56.93%) C++
2 156 (39.29%) Java
3 154 (38.79%) Python
4 145 (36.52%) C
5 112 (28.21%) C#
6 71 (17.88%) Perl
7 66 (16.62%) JavaScript
8 62 (15.62%) SQL
9 30 (7.56%) MATLAB
10 28 (7.05%) Embedded C
11 25 (6.30%) Bash Shell
12 15 (3.78%) Embedded C++
13 10 (2.52%) Ruby
14 7 (1.76%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.26%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.26%) PHP
16 5 (1.26%) Scala
17 4 (1.01%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 194 (48.87%) Degree
2 61 (15.37%) PhD
3 18 (4.53%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.08%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.27%) Firmware
2 4 (1.01%) Docker
3 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.76%) XenServer
4 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) LXC
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (4.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.03%) Dell
2 16 (4.03%) HP
3 13 (3.27%) Sun
4 10 (2.52%) QNX
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle
6 6 (1.51%) IBM
7 5 (1.26%) Atmel
8 4 (1.01%) Google
8 4 (1.01%) Intel
8 4 (1.01%) RedGate
9 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.76%) Samsung
10 2 (0.50%) Brocade
10 2 (0.50%) SAP
11 1 (0.25%) CA
11 1 (0.25%) Motorola
11 1 (0.25%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.25%) VMware
11 1 (0.25%) Vyatta
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + good package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Medical, Pension, Flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago