The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 31 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 132 190 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.31% 9.05% 8.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 9.20% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 111 163 180
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average 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 £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average 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
2021 2066 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.38% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1709 2035
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 110 £47,500 +11.76% 36
Peterborough +2 5 £22,500 -40.00%
Ely - 3 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 270 (95.74%) Software Engineering
2 131 (46.45%) C++
3 127 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (42.20%) Java
5 103 (36.52%) Degree
6 90 (31.91%) Computer Science
7 86 (30.50%) Linux
8 76 (26.95%) C
9 73 (25.89%) C#
9 73 (25.89%) SQL
10 63 (22.34%) .NET
11 58 (20.57%) Python
12 56 (19.86%) HTML
13 51 (18.09%) JavaScript
14 50 (17.73%) MVC
15 48 (17.02%) CSS
15 48 (17.02%) Windows
16 41 (14.54%) Scrum
17 40 (14.18%) Oracle
18 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
19 36 (12.77%) OO
20 35 (12.41%) XML
20 35 (12.41%) Unit Testing
21 30 (10.64%) Mathematics
22 28 (9.93%) Secure Coding
23 27 (9.57%) TDD
23 27 (9.57%) Cryptography
24 26 (9.22%) Multithreading
24 26 (9.22%) ASP.NET
25 25 (8.87%) HTTP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.48%) Apache
2 6 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.06%) IIS
3 3 (1.06%) JBoss
4 1 (0.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Documentum
4 1 (0.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.87%) HTTP
2 14 (4.96%) Internet
3 9 (3.19%) Wireless
4 6 (2.13%) DNS
5 5 (1.77%) AMQP
5 5 (1.77%) MQTT
5 5 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.42%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.06%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.71%) 802.15
8 2 (0.71%) SMTP
8 2 (0.71%) SSL
8 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.35%) 3G
9 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.35%) GSM
9 1 (0.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.35%) LTE
9 1 (0.35%) SNMP
9 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.16%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.96%) Big Data
4 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.13%) HBase
6 6 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.06%) MySQL
8 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.03%) JIRA
3 16 (5.67%) Visual Studio
4 11 (3.90%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.48%) Maven
6 7 (2.48%) NUnit
6 7 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.77%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.42%) Hudson
9 4 (1.42%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.42%) Moq
9 4 (1.42%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.06%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.06%) LabVIEW
10 3 (1.06%) MSTest
10 3 (1.06%) Selenium
11 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (5.32%) Finance
2 12 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.84%) Automotive
4 7 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.13%) Electronics
6 4 (1.42%) Games
6 4 (1.42%) Marketing
6 4 (1.42%) Retail
7 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.34%) .NET
2 56 (19.86%) HTML
3 48 (17.02%) CSS
4 35 (12.41%) XML
5 26 (9.22%) ASP.NET
6 23 (8.16%) HTML5
7 22 (7.80%) LINQ
7 22 (7.80%) SOAP
8 21 (7.45%) Spring
8 21 (7.45%) WPF
9 19 (6.74%) REST
10 17 (6.03%) .NET Framework
10 17 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (5.67%) WCF
12 15 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (4.96%) jQuery
13 14 (4.96%) JSON
13 14 (4.96%) STL
14 13 (4.61%) Entity Framework
14 13 (4.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 90 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.64%) Mathematics
3 27 (9.57%) Cryptography
4 24 (8.51%) Algorithms
5 18 (6.38%) Data Structures
6 12 (4.26%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.48%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.48%) Physics
8 6 (2.13%) User Experience
9 5 (1.77%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (1.42%) Biology
10 4 (1.42%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.42%) Fintech
11 3 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.06%) CAN bus
11 3 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.06%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 86 (30.50%) Linux
2 48 (17.02%) Windows
3 15 (5.32%) Android
4 13 (4.61%) Unix
5 5 (1.77%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.42%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (95.74%) Software Engineering
2 127 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (17.73%) MVC
4 41 (14.54%) Scrum
5 36 (12.77%) OO
6 35 (12.41%) Unit Testing
7 28 (9.93%) Secure Coding
8 27 (9.57%) TDD
9 26 (9.22%) Multithreading
10 24 (8.51%) OOP
11 19 (6.74%) SDLC
11 19 (6.74%) Web Development
12 18 (6.38%) Open Source
13 15 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.61%) Test Automation
15 11 (3.90%) CRM
15 11 (3.90%) Software Architecture
16 9 (3.19%) BDD
16 9 (3.19%) Mentoring
17 8 (2.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 131 (46.45%) C++
2 119 (42.20%) Java
3 76 (26.95%) C
4 73 (25.89%) C#
4 73 (25.89%) SQL
5 58 (20.57%) Python
6 51 (18.09%) JavaScript
7 21 (7.45%) Perl
8 14 (4.96%) Embedded C
8 14 (4.96%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.48%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.13%) Ruby
12 4 (1.42%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.42%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.42%) XAML
13 3 (1.06%) Fortran
13 3 (1.06%) PHP
14 2 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (36.52%) Degree
2 10 (3.55%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.09%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO26262
System Software
1 11 (3.90%) Docker
2 7 (2.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Ansible
1 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (14.18%) Oracle
2 13 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.42%) QNX
3 4 (1.42%) SAP
3 4 (1.42%) Sybase
3 4 (1.42%) WorldPay
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