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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 353 397 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.91% 17.22% 16.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.83% 20.45% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 330 287
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1780 1941 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.29% 84.17% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1547 1445
Average salary £43,627 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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 0 309 £45,000 +5.88% 33
Peterborough +5 12 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Huntingdon -4 8 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 278 (39.66%) Degree
2 273 (38.94%) C#
3 263 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
4 256 (36.52%) C++
5 220 (31.38%) Computer Science
6 203 (28.96%) SQL
7 190 (27.10%) Java
8 184 (26.25%) Linux
9 179 (25.53%) .NET
10 174 (24.82%) C
11 165 (23.54%) Python
12 162 (23.11%) HTML
13 149 (21.26%) JavaScript
14 124 (17.69%) MVC
15 121 (17.26%) CSS
15 121 (17.26%) Windows
16 111 (15.83%) Scrum
17 97 (13.84%) OO
18 94 (13.41%) ASP.NET
19 90 (12.84%) Mathematics
19 90 (12.84%) Unit Testing
20 89 (12.70%) jQuery
21 85 (12.13%) TDD
22 82 (11.70%) SQL Server
23 79 (11.27%) QA
24 73 (10.41%) XML
25 65 (9.27%) HTML5
26 59 (8.42%) Perl
27 58 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
28 57 (8.13%) Electronics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (2.71%) IIS
2 18 (2.57%) CMS
3 11 (1.57%) Apache
4 10 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.28%) Node.js
6 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.71%) JBoss
8 4 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
9 3 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.29%) Documentum
10 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.14%) CICS
11 1 (0.14%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.43%) GitHub
2 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.28%) Internet
2 29 (4.14%) HTTP
3 28 (3.99%) Wireless
4 16 (2.28%) Bluetooth
4 16 (2.28%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.14%) DNS
6 12 (1.71%) SSL
7 11 (1.57%) VPN
8 10 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.14%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.14%) LAN
9 8 (1.14%) WAN
10 7 (1.00%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.00%) SNMP
11 6 (0.86%) 802.15
11 6 (0.86%) AMQP
11 6 (0.86%) MQTT
11 6 (0.86%) ZigBee
12 5 (0.71%) OSPF
13 3 (0.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.42%) NoSQL
3 35 (4.99%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.57%) Big Data
5 17 (2.43%) MySQL
6 13 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.43%) GIS
10 5 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.71%) Firebird
10 5 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.43%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.43%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.43%) HBase
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 51 (7.28%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.70%) JIRA
4 35 (4.99%) NUnit
5 34 (4.85%) Selenium
6 29 (4.14%) Jenkins
7 23 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
8 20 (2.85%) Eclipse
8 20 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (2.57%) Maven
10 17 (2.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.71%) Moq
12 8 (1.14%) Hudson
13 6 (0.86%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.71%) SonarQube
14 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.57%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.57%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 57 (8.13%) Electronics
2 52 (7.42%) Finance
3 30 (4.28%) Games
4 22 (3.14%) Marketing
5 13 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.71%) Automotive
6 12 (1.71%) Banking
7 8 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.71%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 323 (46.08%) Software Engineer
2 288 (41.08%) Developer
3 93 (13.27%) C# Developer
4 78 (11.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 74 (10.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 68 (9.70%) Software Developer
7 57 (8.13%) Java Developer
8 55 (7.85%) Senior Developer
9 54 (7.70%) .NET Developer
10 50 (7.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 48 (6.85%) C# Software Engineer
12 46 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 43 (6.13%) Java Engineer
14 38 (5.42%) C# Software Developer
14 38 (5.42%) Embedded Engineer
14 38 (5.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 37 (5.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 37 (5.28%) Java Software Engineer
16 35 (4.99%) .NET Software Developer
17 34 (4.85%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (25.53%) .NET
2 162 (23.11%) HTML
3 121 (17.26%) CSS
4 94 (13.41%) ASP.NET
5 89 (12.70%) jQuery
6 73 (10.41%) XML
7 65 (9.27%) HTML5
8 55 (7.85%) REST
9 53 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (7.42%) LINQ
11 51 (7.28%) .NET Framework
11 51 (7.28%) AngularJS
11 51 (7.28%) WCF
11 51 (7.28%) Web Services
12 44 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (5.28%) Entity Framework
14 35 (4.99%) SOAP
15 34 (4.85%) JSON
16 33 (4.71%) CSS3
17 32 (4.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 220 (31.38%) Computer Science
2 90 (12.84%) Mathematics
3 52 (7.42%) Algorithms
4 38 (5.42%) Physics
5 31 (4.42%) User Experience
6 30 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (3.85%) Device Driver
8 21 (3.00%) Data Structures
9 19 (2.71%) Cryptography
10 14 (2.00%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.00%) Internet of Things
11 12 (1.71%) Life Science
12 11 (1.57%) PKI
13 9 (1.28%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (1.00%) EMV
16 6 (0.86%) Chemistry
16 6 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (0.86%) Statistics
17 5 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 184 (26.25%) Linux
2 121 (17.26%) Windows
3 33 (4.71%) Android
4 25 (3.57%) Unix
5 19 (2.71%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (2.14%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.57%) Windows CE
7 11 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) MVS
12 1 (0.14%) Tizen
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (37.52%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (17.69%) MVC
3 111 (15.83%) Scrum
4 97 (13.84%) OO
5 90 (12.84%) Unit Testing
6 85 (12.13%) TDD
7 58 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (8.13%) SDLC
9 56 (7.99%) Kanban
10 51 (7.28%) Mentoring
11 49 (6.99%) Open Source
12 46 (6.56%) Multithreading
13 41 (5.85%) Web Design
14 38 (5.42%) Test Automation
15 37 (5.28%) OOP
16 34 (4.85%) Front End Development
17 31 (4.42%) E-Commerce
17 31 (4.42%) High Availability
18 29 (4.14%) Automated Testing
19 28 (3.99%) UML
Programming Languages
1 273 (38.94%) C#
2 256 (36.52%) C++
3 203 (28.96%) SQL
4 190 (27.10%) Java
5 174 (24.82%) C
6 165 (23.54%) Python
7 149 (21.26%) JavaScript
8 59 (8.42%) Perl
9 39 (5.56%) Embedded C
10 31 (4.42%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.43%) Embedded C++
12 16 (2.28%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.28%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.00%) PHP
13 14 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.71%) TTCN
15 11 (1.57%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.00%) Ruby
17 6 (0.86%) Delphi
17 6 (0.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 278 (39.66%) Degree
2 28 (3.99%) PhD
3 12 (1.71%) SC Cleared
3 12 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.86%) MCSE
4 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (11.27%) QA
2 10 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.57%) JTAG
3 4 (0.57%) WAI
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.14%) MISRA
5 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 21 (3.00%) Firmware
2 11 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.28%) Docker
4 5 (0.71%) pfSense
5 1 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Cacti
1 5 (0.71%) Nagios
1 5 (0.71%) RANCID
1 5 (0.71%) SmokePing
2 1 (0.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.14%) logstash
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) StatsD
2 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (7.70%) Oracle
2 43 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.00%) QNX
4 9 (1.28%) Perforce
5 7 (1.00%) WorldPay
6 5 (0.71%) Cisco
6 5 (0.71%) F5
6 5 (0.71%) Juniper
6 5 (0.71%) SAP
6 5 (0.71%) Siemens
6 5 (0.71%) SolarWinds
6 5 (0.71%) Splunk
6 5 (0.71%) Sun
6 5 (0.71%) TOWER Software
6 5 (0.71%) Wonderware
7 4 (0.57%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.57%) Facebook
7 4 (0.57%) Lauterbach
7 4 (0.57%) Sybase
8 3 (0.43%) ESRI
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, stock options, private healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Red Gate
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000, depending on experience + A great benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 21 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago