The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 6 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 26.00% 18.33% 21.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.24% 37.93% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +95.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 68.00% 48.33% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 43
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Hertford

Software Engineering
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
3 8 (61.54%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Java Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 4 (30.77%) Servlets
2 4 (30.77%) Struts
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
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