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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Programmer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 111 128 112
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 15 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 0.42% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.44% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 24
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

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
1583 2060 2178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.00% 97.12% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1602 1774
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +9 10 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 19 (70.37%) Degree
2 19 (70.37%) Computer Science
3 17 (62.96%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) Perl
5 13 (48.15%) Python
6 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
6 12 (44.44%) Informatics
7 7 (25.93%) C++
7 7 (25.93%) OOP
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 4 (14.81%) C
9 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) Objective-C
9 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
9 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
9 4 (14.81%) CSS3
9 4 (14.81%) Internet of Things
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) QA
9 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing

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 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) GoogleTest
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (11.11%) D3.js
3 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 3 (11.11%) STL
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Computer Science
2 12 (44.44%) Informatics
3 4 (14.81%) Fintech
3 4 (14.81%) Internet of Things
4 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
3 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Perl
3 13 (48.15%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) C++
6 4 (14.81%) C
6 4 (14.81%) Objective-C
6 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Google
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