The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 5 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harlow 14.81% 1.96% 45.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 3.03% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Engineering
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harlow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harlow 74.07% 64.71% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 14
Average salary £39,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Harlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Harlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Harlow

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Harlow

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Harlow

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Harlow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Harlow region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Harlow

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harlow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harlow region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) VC++
5 1 (9.09%) Swing
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Jython
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) MFC
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) UML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Harlow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harlow region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Swing
2 1 (9.09%) ATL
2 1 (9.09%) COM+
2 1 (9.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) MODAF
4 1 (9.09%) SysML
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VC++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Jython
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440