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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 119 106 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 17 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.88% 1.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 9
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1880 2064 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.26% 98.10% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1715 2001
Median salary £44,000 £44,485 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% +11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 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 27 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 13 £50,000 +14.28%
Ely - 3 £45,000 -
Software Programmer
East of England

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 21 (77.78%) Java
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 18 (66.67%) Degree
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) SDLC
5 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
6 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (33.33%) OOP
7 9 (33.33%) OO
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) Perl
10 6 (22.22%) Python
11 5 (18.52%) J2EE
11 5 (18.52%) C++
11 5 (18.52%) QA
11 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
12 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) Apache
12 4 (14.81%) XML
12 4 (14.81%) Scrum
13 3 (11.11%) Perforce
13 3 (11.11%) Internet
13 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
13 3 (11.11%) SOAP
13 3 (11.11%) Web Services

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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 4 (14.81%) REST
3 4 (14.81%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) SDLC
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (33.33%) OOP
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Secure Coding
8 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) Python
6 5 (18.52%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
8 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Perforce
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle