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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 16 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 277 334 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.27% 15.72% 14.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.33% 18.97% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 244 304 313
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1807 1761 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.54% 82.87% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1463 1727
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
(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 -4 225 £48,000 +12.94% 60
Peterborough -3 10 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Huntingdon -16 6 £30,000 -36.84%
Ely - 3 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 253 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (38.76%) Degree
3 229 (35.50%) C++
4 223 (34.57%) C#
4 223 (34.57%) Java
5 207 (32.09%) SQL
6 202 (31.32%) Computer Science
7 163 (25.27%) HTML
8 159 (24.65%) .NET
9 151 (23.41%) Linux
10 148 (22.95%) C
11 142 (22.02%) JavaScript
12 128 (19.84%) Python
13 127 (19.69%) CSS
14 120 (18.60%) MVC
15 107 (16.59%) Windows
16 100 (15.50%) Mathematics
17 98 (15.19%) Scrum
18 90 (13.95%) OO
19 89 (13.80%) jQuery
20 88 (13.64%) Unit Testing
21 83 (12.87%) XML
22 78 (12.09%) SQL Server
23 72 (11.16%) ASP.NET
23 72 (11.16%) SDLC
24 70 (10.85%) HTML5
25 65 (10.08%) QA
26 64 (9.92%) Mentoring
27 58 (8.99%) TDD
28 57 (8.84%) REST

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 28 (4.34%) CMS
2 17 (2.64%) IIS
3 12 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.24%) Apache
4 8 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.09%) Node.js
6 4 (0.62%) Confluence
6 4 (0.62%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (0.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Documentum
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (0.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.16%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (2.02%) GitHub
3 12 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.74%) HTTP
2 21 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.10%) DNS
3 20 (3.10%) Internet
4 13 (2.02%) VPN
5 10 (1.55%) SSL
5 10 (1.55%) Wireless
6 9 (1.40%) HTTPS
6 9 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.09%) SNMP
8 6 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.93%) LAN
8 6 (0.93%) WAN
9 5 (0.78%) AMQP
9 5 (0.78%) MQTT
9 5 (0.78%) OSPF
10 3 (0.47%) SMTP
10 3 (0.47%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.31%) 802.15
11 2 (0.31%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.36%) NoSQL
3 22 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.10%) Big Data
5 13 (2.02%) MySQL
5 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.71%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.09%) HBase
9 6 (0.93%) GIS
9 6 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.47%) Firebird
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 48 (7.44%) Git (software)
3 47 (7.29%) JIRA
4 36 (5.58%) Selenium
5 26 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 25 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.26%) NUnit
8 17 (2.64%) Maven
9 14 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.86%) Hudson
12 10 (1.55%) Subversion
13 9 (1.40%) Moq
14 7 (1.09%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.93%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.62%) IntelliJ
17 3 (0.47%) ClearCase
17 3 (0.47%) LabVIEW
General
1 53 (8.22%) Finance
2 49 (7.60%) Electronics
3 24 (3.72%) Games
4 22 (3.41%) Marketing
5 19 (2.95%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.64%) Automotive
7 16 (2.48%) Banking
8 14 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.78%) Retail
11 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 271 (42.02%) Software Engineer
2 237 (36.74%) Developer
3 85 (13.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 80 (12.40%) C# Developer
5 59 (9.15%) Software Developer
6 54 (8.37%) Java Developer
6 54 (8.37%) Senior Developer
7 52 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 47 (7.29%) .NET Developer
8 47 (7.29%) Java Engineer
9 44 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 42 (6.51%) Java Software Engineer
11 41 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 40 (6.20%) Programmer
13 33 (5.12%) C# Software Engineer
14 29 (4.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 29 (4.50%) Test Engineer
15 28 (4.34%) Linux Developer
15 28 (4.34%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (4.19%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (25.27%) HTML
2 159 (24.65%) .NET
3 127 (19.69%) CSS
4 89 (13.80%) jQuery
5 83 (12.87%) XML
6 72 (11.16%) ASP.NET
7 70 (10.85%) HTML5
8 57 (8.84%) REST
9 55 (8.53%) WCF
10 52 (8.06%) LINQ
11 51 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 46 (7.13%) .NET Framework
13 45 (6.98%) CSS3
14 42 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (6.36%) Web Services
16 39 (6.05%) Entity Framework
16 39 (6.05%) SOAP
17 38 (5.89%) AngularJS
18 37 (5.74%) JSON
19 31 (4.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 202 (31.32%) Computer Science
2 100 (15.50%) Mathematics
3 55 (8.53%) Algorithms
4 41 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (4.50%) Physics
6 28 (4.34%) Data Structures
7 27 (4.19%) Cryptography
8 24 (3.72%) User Experience
9 18 (2.79%) Client/Server
10 15 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 13 (2.02%) Life Science
12 12 (1.86%) Internet of Things
12 12 (1.86%) PKI
13 10 (1.55%) EMV
14 9 (1.40%) Fintech
15 8 (1.24%) Biology
16 7 (1.09%) Device Driver
16 7 (1.09%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.93%) SCADA
18 5 (0.78%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 151 (23.41%) Linux
2 107 (16.59%) Windows
3 25 (3.88%) Android
4 21 (3.26%) Unix
5 15 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (1.40%) Windows CE
9 8 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 3 (0.47%) HPUX
11 3 (0.47%) Solaris
12 1 (0.16%) MVS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (18.60%) MVC
3 98 (15.19%) Scrum
4 90 (13.95%) OO
5 88 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 72 (11.16%) SDLC
7 64 (9.92%) Mentoring
8 58 (8.99%) TDD
9 56 (8.68%) Kanban
10 54 (8.37%) Open Source
11 53 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (7.13%) OOP
13 39 (6.05%) Multithreading
14 37 (5.74%) Web Design
15 36 (5.58%) Web Development
16 35 (5.43%) Front End Development
17 33 (5.12%) Secure Coding
18 31 (4.81%) Coaching
19 29 (4.50%) Automated Testing
19 29 (4.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 229 (35.50%) C++
2 223 (34.57%) C#
2 223 (34.57%) Java
3 207 (32.09%) SQL
4 148 (22.95%) C
5 142 (22.02%) JavaScript
6 128 (19.84%) Python
7 45 (6.98%) Perl
8 36 (5.58%) VB.NET
9 25 (3.88%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.41%) Embedded C
11 15 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.02%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.71%) Delphi
14 11 (1.71%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.40%) PHP
16 7 (1.09%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.93%) Ruby
18 5 (0.78%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 250 (38.76%) Degree
2 13 (2.02%) PhD
3 8 (1.24%) MCSE
3 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.08%) QA
2 10 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.62%) WAI
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.16%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (2.02%) Docker
2 12 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.40%) Firmware
4 5 (0.78%) pfSense
5 3 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) Cacti
1 5 (0.78%) Nagios
1 5 (0.78%) RANCID
1 5 (0.78%) SmokePing
2 3 (0.47%) Puppet
3 2 (0.31%) Ansible
3 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (7.75%) Oracle
2 34 (5.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.40%) QNX
4 8 (1.24%) WorldPay
5 6 (0.93%) Perforce
5 6 (0.93%) Siemens
5 6 (0.93%) Wonderware
6 5 (0.78%) Cisco
6 5 (0.78%) F5
6 5 (0.78%) Juniper
6 5 (0.78%) SAP
6 5 (0.78%) SolarWinds
6 5 (0.78%) Splunk
6 5 (0.78%) Sun
7 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.62%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.62%) Facebook
7 4 (0.62%) Sybase
8 3 (0.47%) Twitter
8 3 (0.47%) VMware
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