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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 263 306 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.29% 14.03% 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.68% 16.73% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 236 258 292
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1577 1829 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.71% 83.86% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1314 1532 1628
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 -1 210 £50,000 +17.64% 59
Peterborough -1 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Ely - 4 £45,000 - 1
Huntingdon -8 3 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 255 (42.93%) Degree
2 238 (40.07%) C++
3 229 (38.55%) Java
4 218 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
5 199 (33.50%) Computer Science
6 174 (29.29%) SQL
7 172 (28.96%) C#
8 164 (27.61%) C
9 152 (25.59%) HTML
10 141 (23.74%) JavaScript
10 141 (23.74%) Linux
11 131 (22.05%) .NET
12 122 (20.54%) CSS
13 108 (18.18%) Python
14 104 (17.51%) Mathematics
15 101 (17.00%) MVC
16 95 (15.99%) OO
17 89 (14.98%) Windows
18 75 (12.63%) SDLC
19 74 (12.46%) jQuery
20 68 (11.45%) Unit Testing
20 68 (11.45%) Scrum
21 65 (10.94%) XML
22 60 (10.10%) HTML5
23 59 (9.93%) QA
23 59 (9.93%) Finance
24 57 (9.60%) Mentoring
25 56 (9.43%) Algorithms
26 55 (9.26%) REST
27 54 (9.09%) OOP

Software Engineering
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 27 (4.55%) CMS
2 14 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.68%) IIS
4 8 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.18%) Apache
6 3 (0.51%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.17%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.35%) GitHub
5 2 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.56%) HTTP
2 28 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 23 (3.87%) Internet
4 16 (2.69%) DNS
4 16 (2.69%) Ethernet
5 13 (2.19%) SSL
6 12 (2.02%) VPN
7 9 (1.52%) Wireless
8 8 (1.35%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.18%) SNMP
9 7 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.67%) LAN
10 4 (0.67%) OSPF
10 4 (0.67%) WAN
10 4 (0.67%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.51%) Multicast
11 3 (0.51%) SMTP
12 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.34%) GSM
12 2 (0.34%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.92%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 27 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.20%) Big Data
5 18 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.53%) MySQL
7 11 (1.85%) HBase
8 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.34%) Firebird
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (6.57%) JIRA
2 34 (5.72%) Visual Studio
3 31 (5.22%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.21%) Selenium
5 19 (3.20%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.68%) Hudson
6 10 (1.68%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.52%) Subversion
8 7 (1.18%) Maven
9 6 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.01%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.84%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.84%) NUnit
11 4 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.67%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.67%) Moq
11 4 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.51%) CMake
12 3 (0.51%) Gradle
General
1 59 (9.93%) Finance
2 40 (6.73%) Electronics
3 30 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.70%) Automotive
5 20 (3.37%) Marketing
6 19 (3.20%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.53%) Banking
7 15 (2.53%) Games
8 14 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.84%) Retail
10 3 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.34%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 275 (46.30%) Software Engineer
2 199 (33.50%) Developer
3 86 (14.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 65 (10.94%) Software Developer
5 62 (10.44%) Java Developer
5 62 (10.44%) Java Engineer
6 53 (8.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 49 (8.25%) C# Developer
8 48 (8.08%) Senior Developer
9 47 (7.91%) C++ Software Engineer
10 42 (7.07%) Programmer
11 38 (6.40%) Java Software Developer
12 34 (5.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 31 (5.22%) Graduate
13 31 (5.22%) Test Engineer
14 29 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
15 28 (4.71%) .NET Developer
15 28 (4.71%) Embedded Engineer
15 28 (4.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 27 (4.55%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (25.59%) HTML
2 131 (22.05%) .NET
3 122 (20.54%) CSS
4 74 (12.46%) jQuery
5 65 (10.94%) XML
6 60 (10.10%) HTML5
7 55 (9.26%) REST
8 50 (8.42%) ASP.NET
9 46 (7.74%) CSS3
10 43 (7.24%) WCF
11 40 (6.73%) JSON
12 39 (6.57%) Web Services
13 37 (6.23%) LINQ
14 36 (6.06%) .NET Framework
14 36 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (5.22%) AngularJS
15 31 (5.22%) Entity Framework
16 29 (4.88%) SOAP
17 28 (4.71%) Ajax
17 28 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 199 (33.50%) Computer Science
2 104 (17.51%) Mathematics
3 56 (9.43%) Algorithms
4 40 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 33 (5.56%) User Experience
6 27 (4.55%) Vector Graphics
7 26 (4.38%) Physics
8 23 (3.87%) Cryptography
9 19 (3.20%) Digital Media
10 15 (2.53%) Internet of Things
10 15 (2.53%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.02%) Augmented Reality
11 12 (2.02%) Life Science
12 11 (1.85%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.68%) Biology
13 10 (1.68%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.68%) EMV
13 10 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 9 (1.52%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 141 (23.74%) Linux
2 89 (14.98%) Windows
3 25 (4.21%) Unix
4 20 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.69%) Android
6 8 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.84%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 3 (0.51%) HPUX
9 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (17.00%) MVC
3 95 (15.99%) OO
4 75 (12.63%) SDLC
5 68 (11.45%) Scrum
5 68 (11.45%) Unit Testing
6 57 (9.60%) Mentoring
7 54 (9.09%) OOP
8 49 (8.25%) TDD
9 47 (7.91%) Multithreading
10 37 (6.23%) Kanban
11 35 (5.89%) Open Source
12 34 (5.72%) Front End Development
13 31 (5.22%) Coaching
14 30 (5.05%) Secure Coding
14 30 (5.05%) Web Design
15 29 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (4.71%) Web Development
17 27 (4.55%) Automated Testing
17 27 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (40.07%) C++
2 229 (38.55%) Java
3 174 (29.29%) SQL
4 172 (28.96%) C#
5 164 (27.61%) C
6 141 (23.74%) JavaScript
7 108 (18.18%) Python
8 39 (6.57%) Perl
9 34 (5.72%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.03%) Embedded C
10 18 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.36%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.19%) PHP
13 12 (2.02%) Delphi
14 11 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.18%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.84%) Ruby
17 4 (0.67%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 255 (42.93%) Degree
2 22 (3.70%) PhD
3 8 (1.35%) MCSE
3 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.93%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.84%) WAI
3 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.34%) ISO26262
System Software
1 17 (2.86%) Docker
2 9 (1.52%) Firmware
3 8 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.67%) pfSense
5 3 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.17%) Xen
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.67%) Cacti
1 4 (0.67%) Nagios
1 4 (0.67%) RANCID
1 4 (0.67%) SmokePing
2 3 (0.51%) Puppet
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (5.89%) Oracle
2 19 (3.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.01%) WorldPay
4 5 (0.84%) Perforce
4 5 (0.84%) QNX
4 5 (0.84%) SAP
5 4 (0.67%) Cisco
5 4 (0.67%) F5
5 4 (0.67%) Juniper
5 4 (0.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (0.67%) Splunk
5 4 (0.67%) Sun
6 3 (0.51%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.51%) Siemens
6 3 (0.51%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.51%) Twitter
6 3 (0.51%) VMware
6 3 (0.51%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (0.51%) Wonderware
7 2 (0.34%) Apple
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