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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 26.67% 2.22% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 3.23% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
42 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 93.33% 68.89% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 25
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 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 12 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Hertford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) OO
2 16 (55.17%) J2EE
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 13 (44.83%) JSP
4 13 (44.83%) Servlets
4 13 (44.83%) Mobile App
5 12 (41.38%) jQuery
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) WCF
7 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) CSS3
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 9 (31.03%) .NET
7 9 (31.03%) C#
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (31.03%) Web Services
7 9 (31.03%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) Degree
9 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (13.79%) QA
10 3 (10.34%) Struts
10 3 (10.34%) LAMP
10 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
10 3 (10.34%) PHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 3 (10.34%) Drupal
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) Senior Developer
3 16 (55.17%) Java Developer
4 13 (44.83%) Java Engineer
4 13 (44.83%) Senior Java Engineer
4 13 (44.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior
8 2 (6.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) CakePHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) J2EE
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) JSP
3 13 (44.83%) Servlets
4 12 (41.38%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 9 (31.03%) XML
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (31.03%) WCF
5 9 (31.03%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) CakePHP
6 3 (10.34%) YUI
6 3 (10.34%) Struts
6 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
6 3 (10.34%) LAMP
6 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) OO
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
4 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Zend