The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 478 266 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.60% 14.20% 14.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.89% 16.00% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 348 239 254
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 £32,300 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1714 1662 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.21% 88.73% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1379 1528
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 +9 424 £50,000 - 72
Peterborough +3 21 £50,500 +6.31% 5
Huntingdon +8 6 £22,750 -49.44%
Ely -7 2 £47,500 +5.55%
St Neots - 1 £52,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 458 (54.72%) C++
2 357 (42.65%) Degree
3 344 (41.10%) Python
4 339 (40.50%) Computer Science
5 334 (39.90%) Java
6 294 (35.13%) Mathematics
7 280 (33.45%) C#
8 254 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
9 249 (29.75%) C
10 193 (23.06%) Linux
11 174 (20.79%) Physics
12 157 (18.76%) OO
13 155 (18.52%) JavaScript
14 139 (16.61%) Algorithms
15 130 (15.53%) Windows
16 122 (14.58%) Machine Learning
16 122 (14.58%) SQL
17 108 (12.90%) PhD
18 101 (12.07%) HTML
19 98 (11.71%) .NET
20 97 (11.59%) Microsoft
21 95 (11.35%) Test Automation
22 88 (10.51%) TDD
23 87 (10.39%) Computer Science Degree
24 86 (10.27%) Electronics
25 84 (10.04%) HTML5
26 82 (9.80%) Git (software)
27 81 (9.68%) CSS
28 78 (9.32%) SDLC
29 77 (9.20%) Finance

Software Engineering
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 15 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (1.55%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.72%) DNN
6 5 (0.60%) nginx
7 3 (0.36%) Jetty
7 3 (0.36%) Kentico
7 3 (0.36%) MediaWiki
7 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.36%) SAS
8 1 (0.12%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Simulink
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.27%) GitHub
4 18 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.43%) SaaS
6 8 (0.96%) PaaS
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.48%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 66 (7.89%) Wireless
2 35 (4.18%) Bluetooth
3 29 (3.46%) Wi-Fi
4 21 (2.51%) Firewall
5 18 (2.15%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.91%) Internet
7 10 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (1.08%) SAN
9 8 (0.96%) HTTP
10 5 (0.60%) 802.11
10 5 (0.60%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.48%) 3G
11 4 (0.48%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.36%) DNS
12 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.36%) IPv6
12 3 (0.36%) LTE
12 3 (0.36%) ZigBee
13 2 (0.24%) AMQP
13 2 (0.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 38 (4.54%) Big Data
3 33 (3.94%) MySQL
3 33 (3.94%) SQL Server
4 27 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.03%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.55%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.43%) HBase
8 9 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
8 9 (1.08%) GIS
9 8 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.48%) DB2
12 4 (0.48%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.36%) KNIME
13 3 (0.36%) Redis
13 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.24%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 82 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.45%) NUnit
3 44 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 44 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 37 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (3.46%) Jenkins
6 25 (2.99%) Subversion
7 24 (2.87%) Moq
7 24 (2.87%) MSBuild
8 15 (1.79%) JIRA
9 14 (1.67%) Selenium
10 13 (1.55%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.31%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.31%) GoogleTest
11 11 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (1.19%) Xcode
13 9 (1.08%) NCrunch
13 9 (1.08%) ReSharper
14 4 (0.48%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.48%) Buildbot
General
1 86 (10.27%) Electronics
2 77 (9.20%) Finance
3 40 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.87%) Marketing
5 22 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.51%) Multimedia
7 19 (2.27%) Aerospace
8 15 (1.79%) Games
9 13 (1.55%) Automotive
10 11 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.19%) Law
12 4 (0.48%) Back Office
12 4 (0.48%) French Language
12 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.48%) Publishing
12 4 (0.48%) Retail
13 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.24%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 502 (59.98%) Software Engineer
2 264 (31.54%) Developer
3 228 (27.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 144 (17.20%) Graduate
5 136 (16.25%) Software Developer
6 123 (14.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 117 (13.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 93 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
9 89 (10.63%) Java Engineer
10 87 (10.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 85 (10.16%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 75 (8.96%) Java Software Engineer
13 72 (8.60%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 72 (8.60%) Senior Software Engineer
14 71 (8.48%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 70 (8.36%) Embedded C Engineer
16 69 (8.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 66 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
17 66 (7.89%) C++ Developer
18 65 (7.77%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (12.07%) HTML
2 98 (11.71%) .NET
3 84 (10.04%) HTML5
4 81 (9.68%) CSS
5 61 (7.29%) AngularJS
6 59 (7.05%) CSS3
6 59 (7.05%) jQuery
7 55 (6.57%) ASP.NET
8 47 (5.62%) Node.js
9 46 (5.50%) JSON
10 35 (4.18%) REST
10 35 (4.18%) Web Services
11 26 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (3.11%) WCF
12 25 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (2.99%) WPF
13 24 (2.87%) Ajax
13 24 (2.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 22 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 22 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 339 (40.50%) Computer Science
2 139 (16.61%) Algorithms
3 50 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.54%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.94%) Augmented Reality
6 27 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 27 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
7 25 (2.99%) User Experience
8 24 (2.87%) Smart City
9 20 (2.39%) 3D Printing
9 20 (2.39%) Life Science
10 14 (1.67%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
11 12 (1.43%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.19%) Robotics
13 9 (1.08%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.96%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (0.84%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 193 (23.06%) Linux
2 130 (15.53%) Windows
3 76 (9.08%) Android
4 64 (7.65%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.63%) Unix
6 10 (1.19%) Debian
7 8 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 6 (0.72%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.36%) CentOS
10 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.24%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (35.13%) Mathematics
2 254 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (20.79%) Physics
4 157 (18.76%) OO
5 122 (14.58%) Machine Learning
6 95 (11.35%) Test Automation
7 88 (10.51%) TDD
8 78 (9.32%) SDLC
9 75 (8.96%) Unit Testing
10 66 (7.89%) OOP
11 64 (7.65%) Multithreading
12 60 (7.17%) Scrum
13 59 (7.05%) Artificial Intelligence
14 52 (6.21%) Statistics
14 52 (6.21%) Web Development
15 49 (5.85%) MVC
16 45 (5.38%) OOD
17 40 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (4.54%) CAD
19 37 (4.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 458 (54.72%) C++
2 344 (41.10%) Python
3 334 (39.90%) Java
4 280 (33.45%) C#
5 249 (29.75%) C
6 155 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 122 (14.58%) SQL
8 75 (8.96%) MATLAB
9 73 (8.72%) Embedded C
10 72 (8.60%) Perl
11 50 (5.97%) Embedded C++
12 38 (4.54%) Ruby
13 24 (2.87%) Scala
14 23 (2.75%) Objective-C
15 20 (2.39%) Assembly Language
15 20 (2.39%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.91%) PHP
17 15 (1.79%) T-SQL
18 14 (1.67%) F#
19 13 (1.55%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 357 (42.65%) Degree
2 108 (12.90%) PhD
3 87 (10.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (5.50%) Numerate Degree
5 37 (4.42%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.63%) MCP
6 22 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.84%) ISEB
8 6 (0.72%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.60%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.48%) PMP
11 3 (0.36%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.78%) QA
System Software
1 57 (6.81%) Docker
2 21 (2.51%) Firmware
3 14 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.60%) KVM
5 5 (0.60%) LXC
6 3 (0.36%) GFS2
6 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.36%) NFS
7 2 (0.24%) QEMU
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (2.27%) Ansible
2 14 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.96%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.84%) Puppet
6 4 (0.48%) Grafana
6 4 (0.48%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.36%) Munin
7 3 (0.36%) Salt
7 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.12%) Consul
8 1 (0.12%) Graphite
8 1 (0.12%) Kibana
8 1 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.12%) Packer
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 97 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (3.94%) Oracle
3 19 (2.27%) Google
4 16 (1.91%) SAP
5 14 (1.67%) VMware
6 10 (1.19%) Brocade
7 9 (1.08%) RedGate
8 6 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.60%) CA
9 5 (0.60%) Citrix
9 5 (0.60%) Riverbed
9 5 (0.60%) TOWER Software
9 5 (0.60%) Vyatta
9 5 (0.60%) webMethods
10 4 (0.48%) BMC
10 4 (0.48%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.48%) HP
10 4 (0.48%) Juniper
10 4 (0.48%) NetApp
10 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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