The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 412 212 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.05% 17.97% 18.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.97% 20.19% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 293 193 224
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1213 1050 1269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.48% 88.98% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 920 863 1072
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Cambridge

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 420 (57.46%) C++
2 322 (44.05%) Python
3 317 (43.37%) Degree
4 308 (42.13%) Computer Science
5 300 (41.04%) Java
6 286 (39.12%) Mathematics
7 236 (32.28%) C#
8 216 (29.55%) C
9 198 (27.09%) Agile Software Development
10 173 (23.67%) Linux
11 166 (22.71%) Physics
12 145 (19.84%) JavaScript
13 135 (18.47%) Algorithms
14 120 (16.42%) OO
15 118 (16.14%) Machine Learning
16 116 (15.87%) Windows
17 104 (14.23%) PhD
18 92 (12.59%) HTML
19 90 (12.31%) Test Automation
20 81 (11.08%) SQL
21 80 (10.94%) .NET
22 78 (10.67%) Microsoft
23 77 (10.53%) HTML5
24 74 (10.12%) TDD
25 73 (9.99%) Perl
25 73 (9.99%) CSS
26 72 (9.85%) Computer Science Degree
27 70 (9.58%) Android
28 69 (9.44%) Unit Testing
29 68 (9.30%) Git (software)

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (1.78%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.82%) DNN
6 4 (0.55%) nginx
6 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.41%) Jetty
7 3 (0.41%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.14%) Kentico
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Simulink
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (2.19%) GitHub
5 6 (0.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.07%) Wireless
2 30 (4.10%) Bluetooth
3 24 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
4 21 (2.87%) Firewall
5 15 (2.05%) Internet
5 15 (2.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.09%) HTTP
7 7 (0.96%) SAN
8 6 (0.82%) 802.11
8 6 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (0.41%) 3G
10 3 (0.41%) DNS
10 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.41%) IPv6
11 2 (0.27%) AMQP
11 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.27%) LTE
11 2 (0.27%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.16%) Relational Database
2 40 (5.47%) Big Data
3 30 (4.10%) MySQL
4 26 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.42%) SQL Server
6 16 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.78%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.78%) HBase
8 9 (1.23%) Geospatial Data
8 9 (1.23%) GIS
9 8 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.41%) KNIME
10 3 (0.41%) Redis
10 3 (0.41%) Text Mining
11 2 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.27%) Lumira
11 2 (0.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 68 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 53 (7.25%) NUnit
3 42 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 40 (5.47%) TeamCity
5 34 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (3.56%) Jenkins
7 23 (3.15%) Moq
7 23 (3.15%) MSBuild
7 23 (3.15%) Subversion
8 15 (2.05%) JIRA
9 14 (1.92%) Selenium
10 13 (1.78%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.50%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.50%) GoogleTest
11 11 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (1.23%) NCrunch
12 9 (1.23%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.55%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.55%) JUnit
14 3 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 65 (8.89%) Electronics
2 50 (6.84%) Finance
3 21 (2.87%) Multimedia
3 21 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.60%) Aerospace
5 14 (1.92%) Games
6 10 (1.37%) Law
6 10 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.09%) Marketing
8 7 (0.96%) Automotive
9 4 (0.55%) French Language
9 4 (0.55%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.14%) Banking
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 442 (60.47%) Software Engineer
2 227 (31.05%) Developer
3 211 (28.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 127 (17.37%) Graduate
5 118 (16.14%) Software Developer
6 105 (14.36%) Embedded Engineer
6 105 (14.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 84 (11.49%) Java Engineer
8 81 (11.08%) C Software Engineer
9 79 (10.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 75 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 68 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
12 65 (8.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 65 (8.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 63 (8.62%) C++ Developer
14 60 (8.21%) Embedded C Engineer
14 60 (8.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 60 (8.21%) Java Developer
15 59 (8.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 57 (7.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (12.59%) HTML
2 80 (10.94%) .NET
3 77 (10.53%) HTML5
4 73 (9.99%) CSS
5 55 (7.52%) AngularJS
5 55 (7.52%) jQuery
6 54 (7.39%) CSS3
7 49 (6.70%) ASP.NET
8 44 (6.02%) Node.js
9 42 (5.75%) JSON
10 33 (4.51%) REST
10 33 (4.51%) Web Services
11 25 (3.42%) WCF
12 23 (3.15%) Ajax
12 23 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (3.15%) Natural Language Processing
12 23 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (3.01%) WPF
14 21 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 308 (42.13%) Computer Science
2 135 (18.47%) Algorithms
3 47 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.38%) Augmented Reality
5 31 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.83%) Data Structures
7 26 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
8 24 (3.28%) User Experience
9 23 (3.15%) Smart City
10 19 (2.60%) Life Science
11 18 (2.46%) 3D Printing
12 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
14 8 (1.09%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.96%) Smart Home
16 6 (0.82%) Device Driver
16 6 (0.82%) Grid Computing
16 6 (0.82%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 173 (23.67%) Linux
2 116 (15.87%) Windows
3 70 (9.58%) Android
4 47 (6.43%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.87%) Unix
6 10 (1.37%) Debian
7 7 (0.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 6 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.41%) CentOS
9 3 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (39.12%) Mathematics
2 198 (27.09%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (22.71%) Physics
4 120 (16.42%) OO
5 118 (16.14%) Machine Learning
6 90 (12.31%) Test Automation
7 74 (10.12%) TDD
8 69 (9.44%) Unit Testing
9 68 (9.30%) SDLC
10 61 (8.34%) Multithreading
11 55 (7.52%) Artificial Intelligence
11 55 (7.52%) OOP
12 50 (6.84%) Statistics
13 49 (6.70%) Scrum
14 48 (6.57%) Web Development
15 38 (5.20%) OOD
16 36 (4.92%) CAD
17 35 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (4.65%) MVC
18 34 (4.65%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 420 (57.46%) C++
2 322 (44.05%) Python
3 300 (41.04%) Java
4 236 (32.28%) C#
5 216 (29.55%) C
6 145 (19.84%) JavaScript
7 81 (11.08%) SQL
8 73 (9.99%) Perl
9 66 (9.03%) Embedded C
10 65 (8.89%) MATLAB
11 48 (6.57%) Embedded C++
12 38 (5.20%) Ruby
13 24 (3.28%) Scala
14 19 (2.60%) Assembly Language
15 16 (2.19%) Bash Shell
16 15 (2.05%) PHP
17 12 (1.64%) R
18 9 (1.23%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.09%) F#
19 8 (1.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 317 (43.37%) Degree
2 104 (14.23%) PhD
3 72 (9.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 44 (6.02%) Numerate Degree
5 36 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.74%) MCP
6 20 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.82%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.68%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.41%) ISEB
9 3 (0.41%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 50 (6.84%) Docker
2 14 (1.92%) Firmware
3 9 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.68%) KVM
5 5 (0.68%) LXC
6 3 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) GFS2
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (2.46%) Ansible
2 14 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.09%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.96%) Puppet
6 4 (0.55%) Grafana
7 3 (0.41%) Munin
7 3 (0.41%) Salt
7 3 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) Consul
8 1 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.14%) Kibana
8 1 (0.14%) logstash
8 1 (0.14%) Packer
8 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.60%) Oracle
3 18 (2.46%) Google
4 10 (1.37%) Brocade
4 10 (1.37%) VMware
5 9 (1.23%) RedGate
6 5 (0.68%) CA
6 5 (0.68%) Riverbed
6 5 (0.68%) TOWER Software
6 5 (0.68%) Vyatta
6 5 (0.68%) webMethods
7 2 (0.27%) QNX
7 2 (0.27%) SAP
7 2 (0.27%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.14%) Facebook
8 1 (0.14%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.14%) NEC
8 1 (0.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.14%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Salary Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k (DOE) Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Lucrative benefits+Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + share options + flexi working + 25
Posted: 2 days ago