The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 7 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 17.39% 15.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Herefordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 82.61% 92.31% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Hereford

Software Engineering
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Internet

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft