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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 13 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 273 381 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.66% 15.45% 16.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.35% 18.60% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 224 295 334
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1778 2048 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.43% 83.05% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1635 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -2 227 £42,500 - 69
Peterborough -15 9 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Huntingdon 0 2 £47,500 +45.03%
St Neots -2 1 £32,500 -0.76%
Ely - 1 - -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 357 (58.72%) Degree
2 280 (46.05%) C++
3 274 (45.07%) Computer Science
4 249 (40.95%) C#
5 223 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
6 204 (33.55%) Java
7 191 (31.41%) C
8 169 (27.80%) .NET
9 160 (26.32%) SQL
10 155 (25.49%) Linux
11 133 (21.88%) Python
12 131 (21.55%) Windows
13 129 (21.22%) JavaScript
14 120 (19.74%) HTML
15 119 (19.57%) OO
16 112 (18.42%) Mathematics
17 89 (14.64%) Scrum
18 88 (14.47%) ASP.NET
19 87 (14.31%) jQuery
20 84 (13.82%) Microsoft
21 78 (12.83%) SQL Server
22 76 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
23 72 (11.84%) Algorithms
24 70 (11.51%) Android
25 65 (10.69%) Finance
26 60 (9.87%) CSS
26 60 (9.87%) Apple iOS
27 56 (9.21%) Physics
28 55 (9.05%) Electronics
28 55 (9.05%) MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (1.32%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.15%) Apache
3 6 (0.99%) CMS
4 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.49%) IIS
6 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.33%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.33%) Node.js
7 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.99%) AutoCAD
2 6 (0.99%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (0.99%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (0.99%) Revit
2 6 (0.99%) MicroStation
2 6 (0.99%) Solid Edge
2 6 (0.99%) Siemens NX
2 6 (0.99%) PTC Creo
2 6 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.66%) SaaS
5 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.09%) Internet
2 29 (4.77%) Wireless
3 21 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.14%) HTTP
5 11 (1.81%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.15%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.82%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.66%) IGMP
8 4 (0.66%) RTSP
8 4 (0.66%) Firewall
8 4 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.66%) SSL
9 3 (0.49%) ICMP
9 3 (0.49%) WAN
10 2 (0.33%) FTP
10 2 (0.33%) 3G
10 2 (0.33%) LTE
11 1 (0.16%) AMQP
11 1 (0.16%) MQTT
11 1 (0.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.29%) MySQL
3 18 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.48%) Big Data
6 8 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.49%) Firebird
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.16%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
11 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.16%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (6.09%) Jenkins
2 36 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.95%) Selenium
5 18 (2.96%) Maven
6 17 (2.80%) JIRA
7 12 (1.97%) NUnit
7 12 (1.97%) Subversion
8 10 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.48%) GCC
10 8 (1.32%) Hudson
11 7 (1.15%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.15%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.82%) LLVM
13 3 (0.49%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.49%) Moq
13 3 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 65 (10.69%) Finance
2 55 (9.05%) Electronics
3 23 (3.78%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.45%) Marketing
5 19 (3.13%) Automotive
6 11 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.99%) Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Retail
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) German Language
10 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 375 (61.68%) Software Engineer
2 214 (35.20%) Developer
3 80 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 59 (9.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 53 (8.72%) Graduate
6 51 (8.39%) Java Developer
7 43 (7.07%) C# Software Engineer
8 38 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 35 (5.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 34 (5.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 32 (5.26%) Programmer
12 29 (4.77%) C++ Software Engineer
13 26 (4.28%) Senior Developer
14 25 (4.11%) Test Engineer
14 25 (4.11%) C++ Developer
15 23 (3.78%) .NET Software Engineer
16 21 (3.45%) Software Programmer
17 18 (2.96%) Support Engineer
17 18 (2.96%) Web Developer
18 17 (2.80%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (27.80%) .NET
2 120 (19.74%) HTML
3 88 (14.47%) ASP.NET
4 87 (14.31%) jQuery
5 60 (9.87%) CSS
6 51 (8.39%) Web Services
7 46 (7.57%) XML
8 41 (6.74%) MFC
9 37 (6.09%) HTML5
10 30 (4.93%) Spring
11 25 (4.11%) WCF
11 25 (4.11%) WPF
12 22 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (3.62%) SOAP
13 20 (3.29%) CSS3
14 17 (2.80%) AngularJS
15 16 (2.63%) J2EE
16 15 (2.47%) Java EE
16 15 (2.47%) Ajax
17 13 (2.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 274 (45.07%) Computer Science
2 112 (18.42%) Mathematics
3 76 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (11.84%) Algorithms
5 56 (9.21%) Physics
6 35 (5.76%) User Experience
7 28 (4.61%) Pocket PC
8 25 (4.11%) Client/Server
9 23 (3.78%) Device Driver
10 21 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (3.29%) GIS
11 20 (3.29%) Internet of Things
12 16 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.63%) Mechatronics
13 15 (2.47%) Mobile App
14 13 (2.14%) Visualisation
14 13 (2.14%) Robotics
15 12 (1.97%) Data Structures
16 11 (1.81%) Cryptography
17 10 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 155 (25.49%) Linux
2 131 (21.55%) Windows
3 70 (11.51%) Android
4 60 (9.87%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.44%) UNIX
6 17 (2.80%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.49%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) AIX
10 3 (0.49%) HPUX
10 3 (0.49%) Solaris
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.16%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (19.57%) OO
3 89 (14.64%) Scrum
4 55 (9.05%) MVC
5 48 (7.89%) TDD
6 46 (7.57%) SDLC
7 44 (7.24%) Multithreading
8 34 (5.59%) Mentoring
9 33 (5.43%) Unit Testing
10 32 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (5.10%) Test Automation
12 28 (4.61%) OOD
13 26 (4.28%) Open Source
14 24 (3.95%) OOP
15 22 (3.62%) Analytics
16 21 (3.45%) Kanban
17 18 (2.96%) User Stories
18 17 (2.80%) MVVM
19 16 (2.63%) Regression Testing
20 15 (2.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (46.05%) C++
2 249 (40.95%) C#
3 204 (33.55%) Java
4 191 (31.41%) C
5 160 (26.32%) SQL
6 133 (21.88%) Python
7 129 (21.22%) JavaScript
8 47 (7.73%) Objective-C
9 44 (7.24%) Embedded C
10 42 (6.91%) Perl
11 37 (6.09%) Embedded C++
12 26 (4.28%) PHP
13 24 (3.95%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.80%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.97%) Assembly Language
16 9 (1.48%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.15%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.15%) XAML
18 5 (0.82%) Ruby
18 5 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 357 (58.72%) Degree
2 30 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (4.93%) MCP
3 20 (3.29%) PhD
4 11 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.33%) HND
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.43%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) TickIT
3 4 (0.66%) JTAG
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (3.62%) Firmware
2 9 (1.48%) Docker
3 7 (1.15%) KVM
3 7 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.82%) QEMU
5 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) XenServer
6 1 (0.16%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (0.66%) Puppet
1 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 84 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.22%) Oracle
3 13 (2.14%) Xamarin
4 11 (1.81%) Perforce
5 10 (1.64%) Google
6 8 (1.32%) TOWER Software
6 8 (1.32%) Rackspace
7 6 (0.99%) Autodesk
8 5 (0.82%) SAP
9 4 (0.66%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.49%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.49%) VMware
10 3 (0.49%) QNX
10 3 (0.49%) ESRI
11 2 (0.33%) Cognos
11 2 (0.33%) Motorola
11 2 (0.33%) Wind River
11 2 (0.33%) Twitter
12 1 (0.16%) Fujitsu
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