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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 23 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 170 179 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.84% 8.49% 8.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.17% 8.84% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 122 152 137
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
1671 2025 2393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.70% 96.02% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1789 1877
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +2 151 £47,500 +5.55% 41
Ely -1 5 £45,000 - 1
Huntingdon -2 3 £50,000 - 1
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 305 (96.21%) Software Engineering
2 156 (49.21%) Degree
3 151 (47.63%) C++
4 128 (40.38%) C
5 126 (39.75%) Java
6 113 (35.65%) Computer Science
7 111 (35.02%) Linux
8 90 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (23.03%) Mathematics
9 73 (23.03%) C#
10 61 (19.24%) Python
11 60 (18.93%) SQL
12 52 (16.40%) JavaScript
13 51 (16.09%) HTML
14 43 (13.56%) Algorithms
15 42 (13.25%) Telecoms
16 41 (12.93%) Perl
17 40 (12.62%) Windows
18 39 (12.30%) OO
19 38 (11.99%) Web Services
19 38 (11.99%) SDLC
20 35 (11.04%) .NET
21 34 (10.73%) PhD
22 33 (10.41%) Finance
23 32 (10.09%) Scrum
23 32 (10.09%) Multithreading
24 29 (9.15%) User Experience
24 29 (9.15%) Relational Database
24 29 (9.15%) Digital Media
25 28 (8.83%) Machine Learning

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 8 (2.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.26%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.32%) Confluence
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.94%) Wireless
2 17 (5.36%) HTTP
3 14 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.52%) Ethernet
5 7 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.21%) ZigBee
6 6 (1.89%) Internet
7 5 (1.58%) Bluetooth
8 4 (1.26%) DNS
8 4 (1.26%) LDAP
9 3 (0.95%) MQTT
9 3 (0.95%) RTP
9 3 (0.95%) RTSP
9 3 (0.95%) SNMP
9 3 (0.95%) SSL
9 3 (0.95%) STUN
10 1 (0.32%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.15%) Relational Database
2 18 (5.68%) Big Data
3 16 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.10%) MySQL
6 12 (3.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.26%) HBase
8 2 (0.63%) DB2
8 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (5.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.21%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.89%) JIRA
5 4 (1.26%) NUnit
5 4 (1.26%) Selenium
6 3 (0.95%) JMeter
6 3 (0.95%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.63%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.63%) JUnit
7 2 (0.63%) Subversion
7 2 (0.63%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.32%) CMake
8 1 (0.32%) Hudson
8 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.32%) MSTest
8 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.41%) Finance
3 12 (3.79%) Automotive
4 8 (2.52%) Games
5 7 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.58%) Electronics
7 3 (0.95%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.09%) HTML
2 38 (11.99%) Web Services
3 35 (11.04%) .NET
4 22 (6.94%) CSS
5 19 (5.99%) HTML5
5 19 (5.99%) XML
6 18 (5.68%) MFC
6 18 (5.68%) REST
7 14 (4.42%) SOAP
8 13 (4.10%) Node.js
8 13 (4.10%) STL
9 12 (3.79%) ASP.NET
9 12 (3.79%) J2EE
9 12 (3.79%) jQuery
10 11 (3.47%) JSP
11 10 (3.15%) OpenGL
11 10 (3.15%) Spring
12 9 (2.84%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.84%) WCF
13 8 (2.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 113 (35.65%) Computer Science
2 73 (23.03%) Mathematics
3 43 (13.56%) Algorithms
4 29 (9.15%) Digital Media
4 29 (9.15%) User Experience
5 26 (8.20%) Augmented Reality
6 23 (7.26%) Physics
7 15 (4.73%) Data Structures
8 14 (4.42%) Biology
9 12 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (3.79%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.21%) CAN bus
11 7 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.58%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.58%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.58%) Fintech
12 5 (1.58%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 111 (35.02%) Linux
2 40 (12.62%) Windows
3 22 (6.94%) Unix
4 9 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.95%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (96.21%) Software Engineering
2 90 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.30%) OO
4 38 (11.99%) SDLC
5 32 (10.09%) Multithreading
5 32 (10.09%) Scrum
6 28 (8.83%) Machine Learning
7 24 (7.57%) Unit Testing
8 23 (7.26%) Open Source
9 22 (6.94%) Computer Vision
10 18 (5.68%) Test Automation
11 17 (5.36%) MVC
11 17 (5.36%) OOP
12 16 (5.05%) Bioinformatics
13 13 (4.10%) TDD
14 12 (3.79%) Software Architecture
15 10 (3.15%) Automated Testing
16 9 (2.84%) CAD
16 9 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (2.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 151 (47.63%) C++
2 128 (40.38%) C
3 126 (39.75%) Java
4 73 (23.03%) C#
5 61 (19.24%) Python
6 60 (18.93%) SQL
7 52 (16.40%) JavaScript
8 41 (12.93%) Perl
9 18 (5.68%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.42%) Embedded C
11 13 (4.10%) PHP
12 11 (3.47%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.21%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.89%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.58%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.58%) R
15 5 (1.58%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.58%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.26%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 156 (49.21%) Degree
2 34 (10.73%) PhD
3 10 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.89%) QA
2 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.32%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (4.42%) Firmware
2 4 (1.26%) Docker
3 3 (0.95%) Kamailio
3 3 (0.95%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.95%) XenServer
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) Xen
5 1 (0.32%) XenApp
5 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Ansible
1 2 (0.63%) Nagios
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (6.94%) Oracle
2 8 (2.52%) Apple
3 6 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.26%) Samsung
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.63%) QNX
5 2 (0.63%) Zend
6 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.32%) IBM
6 1 (0.32%) webMethods
6 1 (0.32%) WorldPay
Ely, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Share Scheme
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits incentive bonus scheme + pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 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
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-60k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago