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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 122 110 143
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 14 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.31% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.33% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 12
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
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
1983 2105 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.83% 98.50% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1743 2034
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -11 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Ely - 1 £45,000 -
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
3 16 (66.67%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
5 11 (45.83%) SDLC
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (33.33%) OOP
6 8 (33.33%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Perl
8 6 (25.00%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) QA
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) Internet
10 4 (16.67%) C++
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (16.67%) HTML5
11 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
11 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
11 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (12.50%) JIRA
11 3 (12.50%) CSS
11 3 (12.50%) Apache
11 3 (12.50%) MVC

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) PhantomJS
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) HTML5
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) D3.js
5 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceStack
5 1 (4.17%) SignalR
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Social Network
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) SDLC
3 8 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle