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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 6 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 361 331 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.01% 15.25% 17.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.78% 17.22% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 229 272 314
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 1518 1922 1743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.36% 88.57% 84.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1479 1432
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 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 +4 323 £45,000 - 74
Peterborough +9 11 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Huntingdon +7 4 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 344 (51.50%) C++
2 314 (47.01%) Degree
3 275 (41.17%) Python
4 258 (38.62%) Computer Science
5 245 (36.68%) Java
6 211 (31.59%) Mathematics
7 194 (29.04%) C
8 169 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (25.30%) C#
9 161 (24.10%) Linux
10 117 (17.51%) JavaScript
11 104 (15.57%) SQL
12 102 (15.27%) Physics
13 100 (14.97%) Windows
14 92 (13.77%) OO
15 88 (13.17%) Electronics
16 87 (13.02%) PhD
17 75 (11.23%) Algorithms
18 72 (10.78%) HTML
19 71 (10.63%) Perl
20 70 (10.48%) Microsoft
21 69 (10.33%) Multithreading
22 66 (9.88%) Git (software)
23 65 (9.73%) Wireless
23 65 (9.73%) Finance
24 63 (9.43%) OOP
25 61 (9.13%) CSS
26 60 (8.98%) Machine Learning
27 56 (8.38%) .NET
27 56 (8.38%) Scrum

Software Engineering
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 20 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.05%) Apache Spark
3 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.75%) DNN
5 2 (0.30%) SAS
6 1 (0.15%) Apache
6 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.15%) Luigi
6 1 (0.15%) nginx
6 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.10%) PaaS
5 12 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.80%) IaaS
6 9 (1.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (9.73%) Wireless
2 50 (7.49%) Bluetooth
3 33 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (2.25%) 802.11
5 12 (1.80%) HTTP
6 11 (1.65%) Ethernet
7 10 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (1.50%) Internet
7 10 (1.50%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.35%) Firewall
9 8 (1.20%) SAN
10 6 (0.90%) DNS
11 5 (0.75%) NFC
11 5 (0.75%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (0.60%) DHCP
12 4 (0.60%) LTE
12 4 (0.60%) SMPP
12 4 (0.60%) SMS
12 4 (0.60%) ZigBee
13 3 (0.45%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.29%) Big Data
2 41 (6.14%) MySQL
3 34 (5.09%) SQL Server
4 31 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.54%) HBase
8 12 (1.80%) DB2
9 11 (1.65%) Spotfire
10 10 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.50%) Lumira
10 10 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.45%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.30%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 66 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.84%) Visual Studio
3 29 (4.34%) NUnit
4 18 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (2.40%) TeamCity
6 13 (1.95%) Subversion
7 11 (1.65%) MSBuild
8 10 (1.50%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.35%) NCrunch
9 9 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (1.35%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.05%) Moq
10 7 (1.05%) MSTest
11 6 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (0.75%) GoogleTest
12 5 (0.75%) JIRA
13 4 (0.60%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.60%) JUnit
13 4 (0.60%) LabVIEW
13 4 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 88 (13.17%) Electronics
2 65 (9.73%) Finance
3 37 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.59%) Automotive
4 24 (3.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 18 (2.69%) Aerospace
6 16 (2.40%) Games
7 12 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.80%) Publishing
7 12 (1.80%) Retail
8 11 (1.65%) Banking
9 10 (1.50%) Law
9 10 (1.50%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.35%) Marketing
11 8 (1.20%) French Language
11 8 (1.20%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.75%) German Language
12 5 (0.75%) Japanese Language
12 5 (0.75%) Legal
13 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 416 (62.28%) Software Engineer
2 190 (28.44%) Developer
3 166 (24.85%) C++ Software Engineer
4 112 (16.77%) Embedded Engineer
5 110 (16.47%) Java Engineer
6 106 (15.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 97 (14.52%) Software Developer
8 86 (12.87%) Java Software Engineer
9 77 (11.53%) Graduate
10 73 (10.93%) Java Developer
11 69 (10.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 65 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
13 62 (9.28%) C Software Engineer
14 55 (8.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 55 (8.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 50 (7.49%) C# Software Engineer
16 48 (7.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 48 (7.19%) Embedded C Engineer
16 48 (7.19%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 47 (7.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.78%) HTML
2 61 (9.13%) CSS
3 56 (8.38%) .NET
4 49 (7.34%) HTML5
5 39 (5.84%) XML
6 35 (5.24%) CSS3
7 33 (4.94%) JSON
8 32 (4.79%) ASP.NET
8 32 (4.79%) Node.js
9 27 (4.04%) Web Services
10 24 (3.59%) jQuery
11 23 (3.44%) WPF
12 22 (3.29%) REST
13 17 (2.54%) RESTful
14 15 (2.25%) 802.1X
15 14 (2.10%) WCF
16 12 (1.80%) POSIX
17 11 (1.65%) J2EE
17 11 (1.65%) OpenGL
17 11 (1.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 258 (38.62%) Computer Science
2 75 (11.23%) Algorithms
3 31 (4.64%) User Experience
4 22 (3.29%) Data Structures
5 21 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (2.69%) Life Science
6 18 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.40%) Augmented Reality
8 16 (2.40%) Device Driver
9 12 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.80%) CMDB
9 12 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.05%) Home Automation
11 7 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.05%) VHDL
12 6 (0.90%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 161 (24.10%) Linux
2 100 (14.97%) Windows
3 53 (7.93%) Android
4 33 (4.94%) Unix
5 26 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 13 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.45%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (0.45%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.30%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.15%) CentOS
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) webOS
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (31.59%) Mathematics
2 169 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (15.27%) Physics
4 92 (13.77%) OO
5 69 (10.33%) Multithreading
6 63 (9.43%) OOP
7 60 (8.98%) Machine Learning
8 56 (8.38%) Scrum
9 51 (7.63%) SDLC
10 39 (5.84%) Project Management
11 37 (5.54%) Unit Testing
12 33 (4.94%) TDD
13 30 (4.49%) Open Source
14 29 (4.34%) Visualisation
14 29 (4.34%) Web Development
15 28 (4.19%) MVC
16 27 (4.04%) Analytics
16 27 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (3.59%) Android Development
17 24 (3.59%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 344 (51.50%) C++
2 275 (41.17%) Python
3 245 (36.68%) Java
4 194 (29.04%) C
5 169 (25.30%) C#
6 117 (17.51%) JavaScript
7 104 (15.57%) SQL
8 71 (10.63%) Perl
9 48 (7.19%) MATLAB
10 44 (6.59%) Embedded C
11 25 (3.74%) Embedded C++
12 20 (2.99%) Ruby
13 16 (2.40%) Scala
14 12 (1.80%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.65%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.50%) Assembly Language
16 10 (1.50%) R
17 9 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.35%) VBA
18 7 (1.05%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 314 (47.01%) Degree
2 87 (13.02%) PhD
3 23 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.80%) ISEB
4 12 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.80%) PMP
5 5 (0.75%) DBS Check
5 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.79%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) ISO13485
2 3 (0.45%) WAI
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (4.34%) Docker
2 22 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (2.40%) Firmware
5 5 (0.75%) KVM
5 5 (0.75%) LXC
6 3 (0.45%) NFS
7 2 (0.30%) GFS2
7 2 (0.30%) QEMU
8 1 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (1.80%) SCVMM
2 6 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.45%) Ansible
3 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.45%) Puppet
4 2 (0.30%) Kibana
4 2 (0.30%) logstash
5 1 (0.15%) Consul
5 1 (0.15%) Grafana
5 1 (0.15%) Graphite
5 1 (0.15%) Packer
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.09%) Oracle
3 28 (4.19%) HP
4 22 (3.29%) VMware
5 17 (2.54%) IBM
6 16 (2.40%) Dell
7 14 (2.10%) SAP
8 12 (1.80%) BMC
8 12 (1.80%) CheckPoint
8 12 (1.80%) Cisco
8 12 (1.80%) Citrix
8 12 (1.80%) EMC
8 12 (1.80%) Juniper
8 12 (1.80%) NetApp
9 11 (1.65%) QNX
10 10 (1.50%) Brocade
11 9 (1.35%) RedGate
12 6 (0.90%) Google
13 5 (0.75%) Apple
13 5 (0.75%) TOWER Software
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Up to £55K + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 (neg) + bonus + excellent bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum pension + gym + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Company Cul
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago