Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 50 68
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 140 225 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.45% 5.34% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 5.51% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 112 189 125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,061 4,085 3,161
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.03% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,184 3,075 2,631
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +1.12%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 103 £47,500 -5.00% 34
Peterborough -44 21 £50,000 - 3
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 90 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 51 (36.43%) Java
4 43 (30.71%) HTML
5 39 (27.86%) CSS
6 36 (25.71%) C#
6 36 (25.71%) Degree
7 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 33 (23.57%) .NET
9 32 (22.86%) SQL
10 28 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 27 (19.29%) Web Services
11 27 (19.29%) Linux
11 27 (19.29%) OO
12 25 (17.86%) TDD
12 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (17.86%) OpenStack
13 24 (17.14%) AngularJS
13 24 (17.14%) Informatics
13 24 (17.14%) Biology
13 24 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
14 23 (16.43%) RESTful
15 22 (15.71%) Bioinformatics
15 22 (15.71%) Oracle
16 21 (15.00%) User Experience
17 19 (13.57%) Front End Development
17 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
17 19 (13.57%) Web Development
17 19 (13.57%) Scrum

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 25 (17.86%) OpenStack
2 9 (6.43%) Drupal
3 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Mule
4 1 (0.71%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.43%) GitHub
3 2 (1.43%) npm
3 2 (1.43%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.43%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) HTTP
1 5 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.43%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.00%) Big Data
4 7 (5.00%) MySQL
5 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.14%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.43%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.43%) Power BI
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.71%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.71%) Redis
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.14%) JIRA
3 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.71%) NUnit
5 6 (4.29%) Hudson
5 6 (4.29%) Subversion
5 6 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.29%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.57%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.14%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.14%) Selenium
7 3 (2.14%) webpack
8 2 (1.43%) Gradle
8 2 (1.43%) JUnit
8 2 (1.43%) Mocha
9 1 (0.71%) Ant
9 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.71%) Grunt
9 1 (0.71%) Maven
9 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (6.43%) Law
2 8 (5.71%) Games
3 7 (5.00%) Finance
4 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.57%) Retail
6 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.71%) HTML
2 39 (27.86%) CSS
3 33 (23.57%) .NET
4 27 (19.29%) Web Services
5 24 (17.14%) AngularJS
6 23 (16.43%) RESTful
7 19 (13.57%) Node.js
8 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
8 18 (12.86%) React
8 18 (12.86%) REST
9 17 (12.14%) Vue.js
10 10 (7.14%) jQuery
10 10 (7.14%) Symfony
11 9 (6.43%) WPF
12 8 (5.71%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.71%) Spring
12 8 (5.71%) WinForms
13 7 (5.00%) JSON
13 7 (5.00%) Laravel
14 6 (4.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.00%) User Experience
2 16 (11.43%) Private Cloud
3 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.86%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.14%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.43%) LIMS
9 2 (1.43%) Smart City
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.71%) IPTV
10 1 (0.71%) Media Streaming
10 1 (0.71%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.71%) STB
10 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.29%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Android
3 6 (4.29%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 28 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 27 (19.29%) OO
5 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (17.86%) TDD
6 24 (17.14%) Biology
6 24 (17.14%) Informatics
7 22 (15.71%) Bioinformatics
8 19 (13.57%) Front End Development
8 19 (13.57%) Mathematics
8 19 (13.57%) Open Source
8 19 (13.57%) Scrum
8 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.57%) Web Development
9 17 (12.14%) Data Analysis
10 14 (10.00%) Physics
11 13 (9.29%) E-Commerce
11 13 (9.29%) MVC
12 12 (8.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 51 (36.43%) Java
3 36 (25.71%) C#
4 32 (22.86%) SQL
5 15 (10.71%) Python
6 12 (8.57%) ES6
6 12 (8.57%) PHP
7 9 (6.43%) C++
8 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.29%) C
10 5 (3.57%) ES7
10 5 (3.57%) ES8
10 5 (3.57%) Scala
10 5 (3.57%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.86%) Ruby
12 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.14%) Go
13 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 36 (25.71%) Degree
2 24 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.29%) Docker
2 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) Ansible
2 8 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.57%) Terraform
4 3 (2.14%) Consul
4 3 (2.14%) Packer
5 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Oracle
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.14%) WorldPay
3 5 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.14%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) IBM