The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 107 111 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 19 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 1.13% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.18% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 10
Median salary £53,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Software Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1778 2030 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.26% 95.89% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1749 1905
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 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 -6 10 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Ely - 5 £45,000 - 1
Huntingdon - 4 £48,750 - 1
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Software Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Software Programmer in the job title.

1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 26 (72.22%) Java
3 24 (66.67%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
5 18 (50.00%) SDLC
5 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
7 15 (41.67%) Degree
7 15 (41.67%) HTML
7 15 (41.67%) OOP
7 15 (41.67%) HTML5
8 13 (36.11%) REST
9 10 (27.78%) MVC
9 10 (27.78%) J2EE
9 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 9 (25.00%) Perl
10 9 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
11 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
11 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 8 (22.22%) SOAP
11 8 (22.22%) Linux
11 8 (22.22%) Scrum
11 8 (22.22%) OO
11 8 (22.22%) Apache
11 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
12 7 (19.44%) CSS
12 7 (19.44%) QA

Software Programmer Skill Set
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 8 (22.22%) Apache
1 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.78%) MSTest
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) HTML5
2 13 (36.11%) REST
3 10 (27.78%) J2EE
4 8 (22.22%) Apache Camel
4 8 (22.22%) SOAP
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) CSS3
5 7 (19.44%) Node.js
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) .NET
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) LINQ
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Fintech
5 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.78%) Informatics
6 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) SDLC
3 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 15 (41.67%) OOP
5 10 (27.78%) MVC
6 9 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (22.22%) OO
7 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
11 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
12 2 (5.56%) Secure Coding
13 1 (2.78%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) Perl
5 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
7 6 (16.67%) C++
8 5 (13.89%) PHP
9 4 (11.11%) Python
10 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
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