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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 10 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 304 260 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.45% 12.22% 16.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.34% 14.22% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 238 213 302
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
1572 1829 2123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.06% 85.95% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1565 1677
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 £31,250 £29,564
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
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 25 August 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 August 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 +1 252 £50,000 +11.11% 58
Peterborough +6 9 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Huntingdon +7 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Ely +1 5 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 250 (43.48%) C++
2 246 (42.78%) Degree
3 230 (40.00%) Java
4 211 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (33.91%) C
6 189 (32.87%) Computer Science
7 164 (28.52%) C#
8 157 (27.30%) Linux
9 138 (24.00%) SQL
10 134 (23.30%) Mathematics
11 133 (23.13%) JavaScript
12 129 (22.43%) HTML
13 126 (21.91%) Python
14 113 (19.65%) .NET
15 98 (17.04%) CSS
16 92 (16.00%) OO
17 87 (15.13%) SDLC
18 78 (13.57%) MVC
19 76 (13.22%) Algorithms
20 71 (12.35%) Unit Testing
21 70 (12.17%) Scrum
22 63 (10.96%) Web Services
23 60 (10.43%) Finance
24 59 (10.26%) HTML5
24 59 (10.26%) QA
25 58 (10.09%) Multithreading
25 58 (10.09%) Windows
26 57 (9.91%) XML
27 55 (9.57%) TDD
27 55 (9.57%) 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 17 (2.96%) CMS
2 13 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (1.91%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.39%) Apache
5 4 (0.70%) Confluence
5 4 (0.70%) WordPress
6 2 (0.35%) IIS
6 2 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) SPSS
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.91%) GitHub
4 8 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.04%) SaaS
6 4 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.70%) TCP/IP
2 26 (4.52%) HTTP
3 22 (3.83%) Wireless
4 19 (3.30%) Internet
5 15 (2.61%) Ethernet
6 14 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.22%) DNS
7 7 (1.22%) SSL
7 7 (1.22%) ZigBee
8 6 (1.04%) RTP
8 6 (1.04%) RTSP
8 6 (1.04%) STUN
9 4 (0.70%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.52%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.52%) MQTT
10 3 (0.52%) Multicast
10 3 (0.52%) SNMP
10 3 (0.52%) X.509
11 2 (0.35%) GSM
11 2 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.96%) Relational Database
3 34 (5.91%) Big Data
4 33 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.00%) MySQL
6 22 (3.83%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.39%) HBase
8 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.52%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.35%) DB2
11 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (6.26%) Visual Studio
2 33 (5.74%) JIRA
3 28 (4.87%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.83%) Selenium
5 19 (3.30%) NUnit
6 16 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (2.43%) Subversion
9 13 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 12 (2.09%) Ranorex
11 8 (1.39%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.87%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.70%) CMake
13 4 (0.70%) Hudson
14 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.52%) Gradle
14 3 (0.52%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.52%) Maven
14 3 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 60 (10.43%) Finance
2 48 (8.35%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.61%) Electronics
4 22 (3.83%) Automotive
5 18 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.57%) Games
8 6 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.87%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) Retail
10 3 (0.52%) Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 310 (53.91%) Software Engineer
2 200 (34.78%) Developer
3 86 (14.96%) Software Developer
4 72 (12.52%) Java Developer
5 71 (12.35%) Java Engineer
5 71 (12.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 66 (11.48%) Java Software Engineer
7 51 (8.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 49 (8.52%) Programmer
9 48 (8.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 48 (8.35%) Graduate
10 47 (8.17%) C# Developer
10 47 (8.17%) Java Software Developer
11 44 (7.65%) Senior Developer
12 43 (7.48%) Embedded Engineer
13 41 (7.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 35 (6.09%) C Software Engineer
15 34 (5.91%) Software Programmer
16 31 (5.39%) C/C++ Software Engineer
17 29 (5.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (22.43%) HTML
2 113 (19.65%) .NET
3 98 (17.04%) CSS
4 63 (10.96%) Web Services
5 59 (10.26%) HTML5
6 57 (9.91%) XML
7 55 (9.57%) REST
8 53 (9.22%) jQuery
9 47 (8.17%) CSS3
10 37 (6.43%) WCF
11 35 (6.09%) JSON
12 31 (5.39%) .NET Framework
12 31 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (4.87%) LINQ
14 26 (4.52%) Entity Framework
14 26 (4.52%) SOAP
15 25 (4.35%) XSLT
16 24 (4.17%) Ajax
16 24 (4.17%) MFC
17 23 (4.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 189 (32.87%) Computer Science
2 134 (23.30%) Mathematics
3 76 (13.22%) Algorithms
4 40 (6.96%) User Experience
5 39 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (6.43%) Physics
7 29 (5.04%) Data Structures
7 29 (5.04%) Digital Media
8 23 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
9 17 (2.96%) Vector Graphics
10 15 (2.61%) Internet of Things
11 14 (2.43%) Biology
11 14 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (2.26%) Management Information System
12 13 (2.26%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.91%) Cryptography
13 11 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (1.91%) Statistics
14 10 (1.74%) Raspberry Pi
14 10 (1.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 157 (27.30%) Linux
2 58 (10.09%) Windows
3 31 (5.39%) Unix
4 24 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.09%) Android
6 7 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.70%) Solaris
7 4 (0.70%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.52%) AIX
8 3 (0.52%) HPUX
9 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (16.00%) OO
3 87 (15.13%) SDLC
4 78 (13.57%) MVC
5 71 (12.35%) Unit Testing
6 70 (12.17%) Scrum
7 58 (10.09%) Multithreading
8 55 (9.57%) TDD
9 52 (9.04%) OOP
10 51 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 45 (7.83%) Test Automation
12 35 (6.09%) Analytics
13 33 (5.74%) Computer Vision
14 30 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (5.22%) Open Source
15 29 (5.04%) User Stories
16 27 (4.70%) Automated Testing
16 27 (4.70%) Front End Development
16 27 (4.70%) Machine Learning
17 23 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 250 (43.48%) C++
2 230 (40.00%) Java
3 195 (33.91%) C
4 164 (28.52%) C#
5 138 (24.00%) SQL
6 133 (23.13%) JavaScript
7 126 (21.91%) Python
8 42 (7.30%) Perl
9 32 (5.57%) VB.NET
10 26 (4.52%) PHP
11 24 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 18 (3.13%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.78%) Embedded C
14 13 (2.26%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.57%) Ruby
16 8 (1.39%) Delphi
17 7 (1.22%) MATLAB
17 7 (1.22%) T-SQL
18 6 (1.04%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 246 (42.78%) Degree
2 37 (6.43%) PhD
3 14 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.35%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.35%) MCSE
6 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.26%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.87%) WAI
3 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.35%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.35%) ISO26262
3 2 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (2.43%) Docker
1 14 (2.43%) Firmware
2 6 (1.04%) Kamailio
2 6 (1.04%) OpenSIPS
3 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Xen
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
4 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.70%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (6.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.52%) Oracle
3 8 (1.39%) Apple
4 6 (1.04%) SAP
5 4 (0.70%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.70%) TIBCO
5 4 (0.70%) WorldPay
6 3 (0.52%) Perforce
6 3 (0.52%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.52%) Talend
6 3 (0.52%) VMware
6 3 (0.52%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (0.35%) IBM
7 2 (0.35%) QNX
7 2 (0.35%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.35%) Zend
8 1 (0.17%) Samsung
8 1 (0.17%) Siemens
8 1 (0.17%) webMethods
8 1 (0.17%) Wonderware
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