Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 58 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 242 150 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.73% 4.33% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 4.46% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 210 141 189
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.04%
10th Percentile £42,450 £40,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £64,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 4096 3366 3968
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 2801 3428
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +5 141 £50,000 -9.09% 22
Peterborough +7 54 £49,500 +16.47% 4
Ely - 13 £47,500 -
Huntingdon -8 2 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 136 (56.20%) C#
2 117 (48.35%) JavaScript
3 108 (44.63%) .NET
4 107 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (41.74%) MVC
6 84 (34.71%) AngularJS
7 82 (33.88%) HTML
8 76 (31.40%) ASP.NET
9 75 (30.99%) CSS
10 68 (28.10%) Software Engineering
10 68 (28.10%) OO
11 61 (25.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (23.55%) HTML5
13 56 (23.14%) TDD
14 53 (21.90%) C++
15 51 (21.07%) SDLC
16 50 (20.66%) RESTful
17 47 (19.42%) WCF
17 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
17 47 (19.42%) Python
18 46 (19.01%) Java
18 46 (19.01%) Relational Database
19 44 (18.18%) jQuery
20 43 (17.77%) SQL
21 42 (17.36%) Web Services
21 42 (17.36%) Mentoring
21 42 (17.36%) CSS3
22 41 (16.94%) Finance
23 39 (16.12%) Git (software)
24 38 (15.70%) Test Automation

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 8 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.89%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.48%) Kentico
4 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.24%) IIS
5 2 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.79%) SaaS
3 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.72%) GitHub
5 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.41%) Google Play
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.55%) HTTP
2 4 (1.65%) Wireless
3 3 (1.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) WAN
4 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 46 (19.01%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.61%) MySQL
4 11 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.13%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.48%) Big Data
6 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.07%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.07%) Redis
8 3 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.41%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.41%) DB2
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (11.57%) NUnit
4 25 (10.33%) Jenkins
5 22 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 20 (8.26%) Selenium
7 17 (7.02%) TeamCity
8 16 (6.61%) JIRA
9 14 (5.79%) Subversion
10 13 (5.37%) Moq
10 13 (5.37%) MSBuild
11 11 (4.55%) ReSharper
11 11 (4.55%) SpecFlow
12 8 (3.31%) Maven
13 7 (2.89%) gulp
14 6 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (1.65%) AppVeyor
15 4 (1.65%) Gerrit
15 4 (1.65%) Grunt
15 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (16.94%) Finance
2 18 (7.44%) Marketing
3 9 (3.72%) Electronics
4 8 (3.31%) Advertising
4 8 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Banking
6 3 (1.24%) Games
7 2 (0.83%) Automotive
7 2 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (44.63%) .NET
2 84 (34.71%) AngularJS
3 82 (33.88%) HTML
4 76 (31.40%) ASP.NET
5 75 (30.99%) CSS
6 61 (25.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (23.55%) HTML5
8 50 (20.66%) RESTful
9 47 (19.42%) WCF
10 44 (18.18%) jQuery
11 42 (17.36%) CSS3
11 42 (17.36%) Web Services
12 35 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (14.05%) React
14 31 (12.81%) Node.js
15 21 (8.68%) Ajax
15 21 (8.68%) SOAP
16 17 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 17 (7.02%) REST
17 16 (6.61%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.81%) Mobile App
2 29 (11.98%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (11.57%) Computer Science
4 26 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (7.44%) Client/Server
6 14 (5.79%) Xbox
7 13 (5.37%) iPad
8 12 (4.96%) Algorithms
8 12 (4.96%) Social Media
9 6 (2.48%) Fintech
10 5 (2.07%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.65%) AS400
11 4 (1.65%) iSeries
12 3 (1.24%) LIMS
12 3 (1.24%) User Experience
13 2 (0.83%) NHS
13 2 (0.83%) Social Network
14 1 (0.41%) Life Science
14 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.41%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.09%) Windows
2 21 (8.68%) Linux
3 10 (4.13%) Unix
4 4 (1.65%) Android
5 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (41.74%) MVC
3 68 (28.10%) OO
3 68 (28.10%) Software Engineering
4 56 (23.14%) TDD
5 51 (21.07%) SDLC
6 42 (17.36%) Mentoring
7 38 (15.70%) Test Automation
8 36 (14.88%) Unit Testing
9 33 (13.64%) Web Application Development
10 29 (11.98%) Scrum
11 27 (11.16%) Mathematics
11 27 (11.16%) Web Development
12 22 (9.09%) OOD
13 21 (8.68%) Configuration Management
14 20 (8.26%) Open Source
15 18 (7.44%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (7.44%) Technical Analysis
16 15 (6.20%) E-Commerce
17 14 (5.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 136 (56.20%) C#
2 117 (48.35%) JavaScript
3 53 (21.90%) C++
4 47 (19.42%) Python
5 46 (19.01%) Java
6 43 (17.77%) SQL
7 21 (8.68%) PHP
8 13 (5.37%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.31%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.07%) Perl
11 4 (1.65%) RPG
12 3 (1.24%) C
13 2 (0.83%) F#
13 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.41%) Ruby
14 1 (0.41%) Scala
14 1 (0.41%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (11.57%) Degree
2 9 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.89%) PhD
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.41%) QA
1 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.79%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.65%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 32 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.98%) Google
3 8 (3.31%) SAP
3 8 (3.31%) Software AG
3 8 (3.31%) webMethods
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle
5 3 (1.24%) Twitter
6 2 (0.83%) Terracotta
6 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.41%) BEA
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.41%) Intel