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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 9 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 292 295 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.90% 13.99% 16.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.93% 16.18% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 219 257 295
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
1465 1823 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.78% 86.44% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1605 1594
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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 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 -1 248 £50,000 +11.11% 75
Huntingdon -4 6 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Ely -1 5 £45,000 - 1
Peterborough +10 4 £46,250 +15.62% 6
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 245 (44.06%) Degree
2 243 (43.71%) C++
3 212 (38.13%) Java
4 197 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (35.07%) C
6 186 (33.45%) Computer Science
7 164 (29.50%) Linux
8 159 (28.60%) C#
9 135 (24.28%) Mathematics
10 134 (24.10%) Python
11 128 (23.02%) JavaScript
12 120 (21.58%) HTML
13 117 (21.04%) SQL
14 101 (18.17%) .NET
15 88 (15.83%) CSS
16 84 (15.11%) SDLC
17 82 (14.75%) OO
18 79 (14.21%) Algorithms
19 67 (12.05%) Scrum
20 65 (11.69%) MVC
20 65 (11.69%) Web Services
20 65 (11.69%) Unit Testing
21 64 (11.51%) Finance
22 62 (11.15%) Windows
23 56 (10.07%) HTML5
24 55 (9.89%) Multithreading
25 53 (9.53%) QA
25 53 (9.53%) Telecoms
25 53 (9.53%) Mentoring
26 52 (9.35%) REST

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 13 (2.34%) CMS
1 13 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 10 (1.80%) Apache
4 7 (1.26%) WordPress
5 4 (0.72%) Confluence
5 4 (0.72%) nginx
5 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.36%) Drupal
6 2 (0.36%) SAS
6 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) SPSS
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.44%) GitHub
3 8 (1.44%) SaaS
4 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.72%) Office 365
5 4 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.12%) Wireless
2 23 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
3 20 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.42%) HTTP
4 19 (3.42%) Internet
5 14 (2.52%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.62%) Bluetooth
7 8 (1.44%) DNS
7 8 (1.44%) LDAP
7 8 (1.44%) SSL
8 7 (1.26%) ZigBee
9 6 (1.08%) RTP
9 6 (1.08%) RTSP
9 6 (1.08%) STUN
10 4 (0.72%) DHCP
10 4 (0.72%) SAN
10 4 (0.72%) VLAN
11 3 (0.54%) Multicast
11 3 (0.54%) SNMP
11 3 (0.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.73%) Relational Database
1 43 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.47%) Big Data
3 29 (5.22%) MySQL
4 25 (4.50%) NoSQL
5 19 (3.42%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.08%) Spotfire
7 4 (0.72%) HBase
8 3 (0.54%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.36%) DB2
9 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (5.76%) Visual Studio
2 29 (5.22%) JIRA
3 27 (4.86%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.96%) NUnit
5 19 (3.42%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (3.24%) Selenium
7 17 (3.06%) Subversion
7 17 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (2.52%) Ranorex
9 9 (1.62%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.62%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.90%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.90%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.72%) CMake
11 4 (0.72%) CppUnit
12 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.54%) Gradle
12 3 (0.54%) Maven
12 3 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 64 (11.51%) Finance
2 53 (9.53%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.29%) Electronics
4 20 (3.60%) Automotive
5 19 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.62%) Games
7 8 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.08%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 305 (54.86%) Software Engineer
2 190 (34.17%) Developer
3 80 (14.39%) Software Developer
4 68 (12.23%) Java Engineer
5 66 (11.87%) Java Developer
6 64 (11.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 62 (11.15%) Java Software Engineer
8 52 (9.35%) Graduate
9 50 (8.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 49 (8.81%) Embedded Engineer
11 46 (8.27%) C++ Software Engineer
12 45 (8.09%) Java Software Developer
13 44 (7.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 44 (7.91%) Programmer
14 42 (7.55%) C# Developer
15 38 (6.83%) C Software Engineer
16 36 (6.47%) Senior Developer
17 32 (5.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
18 31 (5.58%) Software Programmer
19 30 (5.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (21.58%) HTML
2 101 (18.17%) .NET
3 88 (15.83%) CSS
4 65 (11.69%) Web Services
5 56 (10.07%) HTML5
6 52 (9.35%) REST
7 51 (9.17%) XML
8 47 (8.45%) jQuery
9 45 (8.09%) CSS3
10 31 (5.58%) JSON
11 30 (5.40%) WCF
12 28 (5.04%) .NET Framework
13 25 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (4.32%) MFC
15 22 (3.96%) SOAP
15 22 (3.96%) Spring
16 21 (3.78%) Ajax
16 21 (3.78%) XSLT
17 20 (3.60%) Entity Framework
17 20 (3.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 186 (33.45%) Computer Science
2 135 (24.28%) Mathematics
3 79 (14.21%) Algorithms
4 44 (7.91%) User Experience
5 40 (7.19%) Physics
6 30 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (5.22%) Digital Media
8 26 (4.68%) Augmented Reality
9 24 (4.32%) Data Structures
10 19 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (3.06%) Management Information System
12 15 (2.70%) Internet of Things
13 14 (2.52%) Biology
13 14 (2.52%) Statistics
14 13 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (2.34%) Mobile App
14 13 (2.34%) Vector Graphics
15 11 (1.98%) Raspberry Pi
16 10 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 164 (29.50%) Linux
2 62 (11.15%) Windows
3 31 (5.58%) Unix
4 27 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.70%) Android
6 14 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.90%) CentOS
8 4 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.72%) Solaris
8 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.72%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.54%) AIX
9 3 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (15.11%) SDLC
3 82 (14.75%) OO
4 67 (12.05%) Scrum
5 65 (11.69%) MVC
5 65 (11.69%) Unit Testing
6 55 (9.89%) Multithreading
7 53 (9.53%) Mentoring
8 49 (8.81%) TDD
9 46 (8.27%) OOP
10 44 (7.91%) Test Automation
11 37 (6.65%) Analytics
12 34 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (5.58%) Open Source
14 29 (5.22%) Computer Vision
14 29 (5.22%) Machine Learning
14 29 (5.22%) User Stories
15 28 (5.04%) Automated Testing
16 22 (3.96%) Coaching
16 22 (3.96%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 243 (43.71%) C++
2 212 (38.13%) Java
3 195 (35.07%) C
4 159 (28.60%) C#
5 134 (24.10%) Python
6 128 (23.02%) JavaScript
7 117 (21.04%) SQL
8 46 (8.27%) Perl
9 30 (5.40%) PHP
10 28 (5.04%) Objective-C
11 26 (4.68%) VB.NET
12 22 (3.96%) Bash Shell
13 18 (3.24%) Ruby
14 16 (2.88%) Embedded C
15 10 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.62%) Embedded C++
17 8 (1.44%) MATLAB
18 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.90%) Delphi
19 5 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 245 (44.06%) Degree
2 40 (7.19%) PhD
3 13 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.36%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (9.53%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.72%) WAI
4 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.36%) ISO13485
4 2 (0.36%) SDET
5 1 (0.18%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.88%) Firmware
2 10 (1.80%) Docker
3 7 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.08%) Kamailio
4 6 (1.08%) OpenSIPS
5 5 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.72%) NFS
6 4 (0.72%) Samba
7 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.36%) XenServer
8 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.08%) Puppet
3 4 (0.72%) Ansible
3 4 (0.72%) Kibana
3 4 (0.72%) logstash
4 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 43 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.14%) Oracle
3 8 (1.44%) Apple
3 8 (1.44%) Atlassian
4 7 (1.26%) SAP
4 7 (1.26%) VMware
5 6 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.72%) Samsung
6 4 (0.72%) Sun
6 4 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.54%) IBM
7 3 (0.54%) Perforce
7 3 (0.54%) Tableau
7 3 (0.54%) Talend
7 3 (0.54%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (0.36%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.36%) QNX
8 2 (0.36%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.36%) Zend
9 1 (0.18%) webMethods
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Share Scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Posted: 11 hours ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Base + Full Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits incentive bonus scheme + pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
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The One Group
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + Life Assurance + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Origami Energy
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 (DoE) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
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Salary: 45-60k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
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