The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 47 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 113 101 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.99% 5.42% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 5.59% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 100 97 81
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1834 1808 2133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.14% 96.94% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1513 1764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,627
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 -15 63 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Peterborough +10 27 £49,500 +10.00% 6
Ely - 6 £45,000 -
Huntingdon -5 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Senior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior Developer 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 87 (54.72%) C#
2 81 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 80 (50.31%) .NET
4 79 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (45.28%) MVC
6 64 (40.25%) HTML
7 63 (39.62%) CSS
8 62 (38.99%) ASP.NET
9 52 (32.70%) TDD
9 52 (32.70%) AngularJS
10 48 (30.19%) OO
11 46 (28.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (25.16%) HTML5
12 40 (25.16%) Test Automation
13 38 (23.90%) RESTful
14 34 (21.38%) SQL
14 34 (21.38%) SQL Server
15 33 (20.75%) Web Services
15 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (20.13%) Mentoring
17 30 (18.87%) CSS3
18 29 (18.24%) Software Engineering
19 28 (17.61%) jQuery
20 27 (16.98%) Elasticsearch
20 27 (16.98%) Selenium
20 27 (16.98%) Git (software)
21 26 (16.35%) WCF
21 26 (16.35%) SDLC
22 24 (15.09%) Scrum
22 24 (15.09%) PHP

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 27 (16.98%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (8.18%) Apache Solr
3 11 (6.92%) nginx
4 8 (5.03%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.40%) NServiceBus
6 6 (3.77%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.77%) Confluence
6 6 (3.77%) Drupal
7 4 (2.52%) CMS
8 3 (1.89%) Kentico
8 3 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.89%) WordPress
9 1 (0.63%) Apache
9 1 (0.63%) JBoss
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.63%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (6.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.18%) GitHub
3 8 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (5.03%) Loggly
4 5 (3.14%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) HTTP
2 5 (3.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.43%) MySQL
3 12 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.66%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.03%) InfluxDB
6 8 (5.03%) Redis
7 4 (2.52%) Text Mining
8 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.89%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.63%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (16.98%) Git (software)
1 27 (16.98%) Selenium
2 23 (14.47%) Jenkins
3 22 (13.84%) NUnit
4 20 (12.58%) JIRA
5 18 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (8.81%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.66%) Visual Studio
7 9 (5.66%) Xcode
8 8 (5.03%) PHPUnit
8 8 (5.03%) ReSharper
8 8 (5.03%) SpecFlow
8 8 (5.03%) Vagrant
9 7 (4.40%) AppVeyor
9 7 (4.40%) Moq
9 7 (4.40%) MSBuild
9 7 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (4.40%) RSpec
9 7 (4.40%) Subversion
10 4 (2.52%) CircleCI
General
1 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 19 (11.95%) Marketing
3 12 (7.55%) Electronics
4 11 (6.92%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.77%) Retail
6 4 (2.52%) Law
6 4 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (50.31%) .NET
2 64 (40.25%) HTML
3 63 (39.62%) CSS
4 62 (38.99%) ASP.NET
5 52 (32.70%) AngularJS
6 46 (28.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (25.16%) HTML5
8 38 (23.90%) RESTful
9 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (20.75%) Web Services
10 30 (18.87%) CSS3
11 28 (17.61%) jQuery
12 26 (16.35%) WCF
13 23 (14.47%) REST
14 21 (13.21%) Lucene
15 18 (11.32%) Ajax
16 17 (10.69%) Node.js
17 16 (10.06%) RabbitMQ
18 15 (9.43%) Angular 2
18 15 (9.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.55%) Life Science
4 11 (6.92%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.03%) User Experience
5 8 (5.03%) Xbox
6 7 (4.40%) iPad
7 5 (3.14%) AS400
7 5 (3.14%) iSeries
7 5 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.52%) Blog
9 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.95%) Linux
2 15 (9.43%) Windows
3 9 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Debian
4 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (45.28%) MVC
3 52 (32.70%) TDD
4 48 (30.19%) OO
5 40 (25.16%) Test Automation
6 32 (20.13%) Mentoring
7 29 (18.24%) Software Engineering
8 26 (16.35%) SDLC
9 24 (15.09%) Scrum
10 18 (11.32%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.43%) OOD
12 15 (9.43%) OOP
12 15 (9.43%) Web Development
13 13 (8.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (8.18%) DevOps
14 12 (7.55%) Open Source
15 11 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (6.92%) Programme Management
16 10 (6.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.72%) C#
2 81 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 34 (21.38%) SQL
4 24 (15.09%) PHP
5 23 (14.47%) Java
6 17 (10.69%) Python
7 13 (8.18%) Ruby
8 9 (5.66%) Apple Swift
8 9 (5.66%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.40%) C++
10 5 (3.14%) RPG
11 3 (1.89%) C
11 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.26%) Perl
12 2 (1.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (13.84%) Docker
2 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
1 11 (6.92%) SAP
2 8 (5.03%) New Relic
2 8 (5.03%) SaltStack
3 5 (3.14%) Google
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle
4 4 (2.52%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.89%) Tableau
5 3 (1.89%) VMware
6 2 (1.26%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.63%) Sun
7 1 (0.63%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Java Source
Salary: £55k-£70k DOE + Pension, Healthcare, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge
Aspire Cambridge Ltd
Salary: £50k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + pension + discretionary bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago