The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.79% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 65.52% 48.65% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 30
Average salary £41,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.47% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Hertford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) Degree
5 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (40.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) WCF
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) PHP
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) LAMP
8 5 (25.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (25.00%) Selenium
8 5 (25.00%) Zend
8 5 (25.00%) CakePHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Drupal
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) CakePHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (60.00%) CSS
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) jQuery
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (35.00%) WCF
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) CSS3
3 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 5 (25.00%) LAMP
3 5 (25.00%) Ajax
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 5 (25.00%) YUI
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) Yii
4 4 (20.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) PHP5
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Zend