The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 76 41 48
Rank change year-on-year -35 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 46 130 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.71% 6.05% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 6.20% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 107 92
Median salary £50,000 £51,350 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.62% -3.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £39,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 1621 2096 2012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.58% 97.53% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1650 1644
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -49 26 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Peterborough -9 5 £45,000 -1.09% 1
Huntingdon - 3 £50,000 - 2
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 65 (54.62%) JavaScript
2 59 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (48.74%) SQL
4 57 (47.90%) HTML
5 50 (42.02%) C#
6 48 (40.34%) CSS
7 41 (34.45%) .NET
8 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
9 37 (31.09%) HTML5
9 37 (31.09%) MVC
9 37 (31.09%) Scrum
10 36 (30.25%) Java
11 31 (26.05%) Degree
12 30 (25.21%) REST
13 29 (24.37%) Web Services
13 29 (24.37%) jQuery
14 28 (23.53%) CSS3
15 26 (21.85%) Web Development
16 22 (18.49%) TDD
16 22 (18.49%) XML
16 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET
18 20 (16.81%) Front End Development
19 19 (15.97%) QA
20 18 (15.13%) Linux
21 17 (14.29%) OO
21 17 (14.29%) Selenium
22 16 (13.45%) WCF
22 16 (13.45%) .NET Framework
22 16 (13.45%) XSLT

Senior Developer 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 13 (10.92%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.72%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.04%) Apache Solr
3 6 (5.04%) Drupal
3 6 (5.04%) Moodle
3 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.04%) WordPress
4 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.68%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) Confluence
5 2 (1.68%) IIS
5 2 (1.68%) JBoss
5 2 (1.68%) nginx
5 2 (1.68%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.68%) WildFly
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
1 9 (7.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.88%) GitHub
4 6 (5.04%) SaaS
5 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.68%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
1 4 (3.36%) Wireless
2 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
2 2 (1.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.88%) MySQL
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.68%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.68%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.68%) Redis
6 2 (1.68%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Selenium
2 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (6.72%) JIRA
5 6 (5.04%) Moq
5 6 (5.04%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.04%) Subversion
6 4 (3.36%) JUnit
7 2 (1.68%) AppVeyor
7 2 (1.68%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.68%) Maven
7 2 (1.68%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.68%) Xcode
8 1 (0.84%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.84%) Grunt
General
1 9 (7.56%) Retail
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 3 (2.52%) Back Office
3 3 (2.52%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Advertising
4 2 (1.68%) Electronics
4 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.90%) HTML
2 48 (40.34%) CSS
3 41 (34.45%) .NET
4 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
5 37 (31.09%) HTML5
6 30 (25.21%) REST
7 29 (24.37%) jQuery
7 29 (24.37%) Web Services
8 28 (23.53%) CSS3
9 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (18.49%) XML
10 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 16 (13.45%) .NET Framework
11 16 (13.45%) WCF
11 16 (13.45%) XSLT
12 15 (12.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (11.76%) JSON
14 13 (10.92%) LESS
14 13 (10.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.04%) Learning Management System
3 6 (5.04%) VLE
4 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.36%) Life Science
6 2 (1.68%) ASIC
6 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.68%) Fintech
6 2 (1.68%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) EPoS
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.13%) Linux
2 16 (13.45%) Windows
3 8 (6.72%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.68%) Debian
5 2 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.09%) MVC
2 37 (31.09%) Scrum
3 26 (21.85%) Web Development
4 22 (18.49%) TDD
5 20 (16.81%) Front End Development
6 17 (14.29%) OO
7 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.92%) SDLC
8 13 (10.92%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.08%) OOD
10 9 (7.56%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.72%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.72%) Visualisation
12 7 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
12 7 (5.88%) Coaching
12 7 (5.88%) OOP
13 6 (5.04%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.62%) JavaScript
2 58 (48.74%) SQL
3 50 (42.02%) C#
4 36 (30.25%) Java
5 14 (11.76%) C++
5 14 (11.76%) Python
6 12 (10.08%) PHP
7 11 (9.24%) C
8 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.88%) Objective-C
10 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.04%) Ruby
11 4 (3.36%) Perl
11 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.52%) Scala
13 2 (1.68%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (26.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.97%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Blackboard
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.52%) Apple
3 3 (2.52%) Google
4 2 (1.68%) New Relic
4 2 (1.68%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.84%) Sun
5 1 (0.84%) Xamarin
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