Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 51 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.19% 3.60% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 4.21% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 21
Peterborough median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £47,875 £36,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £48,750 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 520 475 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 87.25% 85.43% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 387 375 399
Peterborough median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -0.37%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £68,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Peterborough over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) React
3 10 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (36.00%) Node.js
4 9 (36.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) Redux
5 8 (32.00%) Express
5 8 (32.00%) Xbox
6 7 (28.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (20.00%) JIRA
8 5 (20.00%) CppUnit
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) JDBC
8 5 (20.00%) C++
8 5 (20.00%) POSIX
8 5 (20.00%) ODBC
8 5 (20.00%) Unix
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) AIX
8 5 (20.00%) Solaris
8 5 (20.00%) Linux

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) FlexRay
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) CppUnit
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.00%) Protractor
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
1 4 (16.00%) Military
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Customer Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) React
3 9 (36.00%) Node.js
4 8 (32.00%) Express
4 8 (32.00%) Redux
5 5 (20.00%) JDBC
5 5 (20.00%) JNI
5 5 (20.00%) ODBC
5 5 (20.00%) POSIX
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) Kafka
8 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.00%) Mustache
8 1 (4.00%) REST
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (32.00%) Xbox
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) SCADA
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) V-Model
4 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) SOLID
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (4.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) MathWorks
3 1 (4.00%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (4.00%) SAP