The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 5 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 473 343 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.34% 15.83% 14.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.37% 20.33% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 337 291 392
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2024 1687 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.75% 77.85% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1545 1398 1952
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridgeshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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 +7 430 £42,500 -5.55% 72
Peterborough -15 16 £52,500 +57.89% 6
Huntingdon - 3 £45,000 -
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 389 (46.53%) Degree
2 330 (39.47%) C++
3 315 (37.68%) Computer Science
4 314 (37.56%) C#
5 300 (35.89%) Java
6 270 (32.30%) C
7 250 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
8 234 (27.99%) .NET
9 227 (27.15%) Python
10 222 (26.56%) Linux
11 179 (21.41%) SQL
12 163 (19.50%) HTML
13 159 (19.02%) Finance
14 156 (18.66%) JavaScript
15 145 (17.34%) Mathematics
16 143 (17.11%) Windows
17 133 (15.91%) OO
18 118 (14.11%) CSS
19 108 (12.92%) UNIX
20 97 (11.60%) TDD
20 97 (11.60%) Algorithms
21 90 (10.77%) Scrum
22 85 (10.17%) Internet
23 82 (9.81%) jQuery
24 80 (9.57%) SQL Server
25 77 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
26 75 (8.97%) Multithreading
27 74 (8.85%) Oracle
28 70 (8.37%) ASP.NET
28 70 (8.37%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (4.55%) Apache
2 28 (3.35%) OpenStack
3 25 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.79%) CloudStack
5 12 (1.44%) JBoss
6 8 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.60%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.48%) WildFly
8 4 (0.48%) Node.js
9 2 (0.24%) CMS
9 2 (0.24%) WordPress
10 1 (0.12%) Confluence
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
Applications
1 23 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.96%) Maya
3 8 (0.96%) 3ds Max
3 8 (0.96%) Blender
4 6 (0.72%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.60%) TargetLink
5 5 (0.60%) MS Office
6 4 (0.48%) Simulink
6 4 (0.48%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (1.91%) SaaS
3 8 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (10.17%) Internet
2 47 (5.62%) Wireless
3 33 (3.95%) HTTP
4 30 (3.59%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.51%) Ethernet
6 16 (1.91%) SNMP
7 13 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 12 (1.44%) 2G
8 12 (1.44%) 3G
8 12 (1.44%) GSM
8 12 (1.44%) ZigBee
9 11 (1.32%) 4G
9 11 (1.32%) LTE
9 11 (1.32%) Intranet
10 10 (1.20%) SAN
10 10 (1.20%) SSH
11 9 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (0.96%) SMPP
12 8 (0.96%) RTP
12 8 (0.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.25%) MySQL
3 51 (6.10%) Big Data
4 26 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.72%) QlikView
12 5 (0.60%) Spotfire
13 4 (0.48%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.36%) SQLite
14 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 63 (7.54%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.74%) Visual Studio
3 22 (2.63%) Subversion
3 22 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 21 (2.51%) Maven
5 18 (2.15%) NUnit
6 13 (1.56%) Selenium
6 13 (1.56%) MSTest
7 12 (1.44%) GCC
8 11 (1.32%) LLVM
9 10 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.20%) MSBuild
9 10 (1.20%) Hudson
10 9 (1.08%) JUnit
11 8 (0.96%) WiX
12 7 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.84%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.72%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.72%) ReSharper
General
1 159 (19.02%) Finance
2 58 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 55 (6.58%) Electronics
4 30 (3.59%) Automotive
5 27 (3.23%) Banking
6 24 (2.87%) Marketing
7 22 (2.63%) Multimedia
8 16 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.79%) Military
10 11 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.72%) Retail
11 6 (0.72%) Avionics
12 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.36%) French Language
13 3 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.24%) Local Government
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 457 (54.67%) Software Engineer
2 246 (29.43%) Developer
3 77 (9.21%) Senior Software Engineer
4 73 (8.73%) Graduate
5 66 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 50 (5.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 50 (5.98%) Java Developer
7 43 (5.14%) C# Developer
7 43 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 42 (5.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 39 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 37 (4.43%) Test Engineer
11 32 (3.83%) .NET Developer
12 25 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (2.87%) Graduate Developer
13 24 (2.87%) Analyst
14 22 (2.63%) .NET Software Engineer
15 20 (2.39%) Development Manager
15 20 (2.39%) Software Manager
16 19 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (27.99%) .NET
2 163 (19.50%) HTML
3 118 (14.11%) CSS
4 82 (9.81%) jQuery
5 70 (8.37%) ASP.NET
6 61 (7.30%) XML
7 53 (6.34%) WCF
8 48 (5.74%) HTML5
9 39 (4.67%) Web Services
10 35 (4.19%) Ajax
11 30 (3.59%) .NET Framework
12 29 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (3.47%) CSS3
13 27 (3.23%) WPF
14 26 (3.11%) LINQ
14 26 (3.11%) J2EE
15 21 (2.51%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (2.39%) STL
17 19 (2.27%) XSLT
17 19 (2.27%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 315 (37.68%) Computer Science
2 145 (17.34%) Mathematics
3 97 (11.60%) Algorithms
4 77 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
6 65 (7.78%) Open Source
7 52 (6.22%) Mobile App
8 51 (6.10%) User Experience
9 50 (5.98%) Device Driver
10 48 (5.74%) Physics
11 39 (4.67%) Cryptography
12 30 (3.59%) Management Information System
13 25 (2.99%) PKI
14 24 (2.87%) Visualisation
15 15 (1.79%) Statistics
16 14 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
16 14 (1.67%) GIS
16 14 (1.67%) Data Structures
17 11 (1.32%) IPTV
18 10 (1.20%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 222 (26.56%) Linux
2 143 (17.11%) Windows
3 108 (12.92%) UNIX
4 70 (8.37%) Android
5 41 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
7 15 (1.79%) Solaris
8 13 (1.56%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.32%) Windows CE
9 11 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.20%) Debian
11 5 (0.60%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (15.91%) OO
3 97 (11.60%) TDD
4 90 (10.77%) Scrum
5 75 (8.97%) Multithreading
6 52 (6.22%) Mentoring
7 44 (5.26%) MVC
8 43 (5.14%) E-Commerce
8 43 (5.14%) OOD
9 41 (4.90%) Product Management
10 40 (4.78%) Information Security
11 38 (4.55%) OOP
12 37 (4.43%) Unit Testing
13 33 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (3.71%) Project Management
14 31 (3.71%) Software Architecture
15 26 (3.11%) Web Development
15 26 (3.11%) Regression Testing
16 24 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (2.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 330 (39.47%) C++
2 314 (37.56%) C#
3 300 (35.89%) Java
4 270 (32.30%) C
5 227 (27.15%) Python
6 179 (21.41%) SQL
7 156 (18.66%) JavaScript
8 63 (7.54%) Embedded C
9 57 (6.82%) Perl
10 31 (3.71%) PHP
11 28 (3.35%) MATLAB
12 26 (3.11%) Objective-C
13 21 (2.51%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.27%) Embedded C++
15 18 (2.15%) Ruby
16 15 (1.79%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.67%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.44%) Assembly Language
19 10 (1.20%) XAML
19 10 (1.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 389 (46.53%) Degree
2 37 (4.43%) PhD
3 24 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.48%) HNC
5 3 (0.36%) CISSP
6 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.98%) QA
2 24 (2.87%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.96%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.72%) IEC 61508
4 6 (0.72%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 36 (4.31%) Firmware
2 19 (2.27%) KVM
3 11 (1.32%) QEMU
3 11 (1.32%) Xen
3 11 (1.32%) XenServer
4 8 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Nagios
1 2 (0.24%) Puppet
1 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (8.85%) Oracle
2 50 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 14 (1.67%) Sun
4 13 (1.56%) Google
5 11 (1.32%) Citrix
5 11 (1.32%) Sybase
6 10 (1.20%) QNX
7 8 (0.96%) VMware
7 8 (0.96%) Telerik
8 6 (0.72%) TOWER Software
8 6 (0.72%) SAP
8 6 (0.72%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.60%) Red Gate
9 5 (0.60%) Zend
9 5 (0.60%) Apple
9 5 (0.60%) Intel
9 5 (0.60%) Sony
9 5 (0.60%) Epiphany
10 4 (0.48%) MathWorks
10 4 (0.48%) Coverity
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