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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 8 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 23.73% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.79% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Average salary £41,750 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
47 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 79.66% 58.93% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 15
Average salary £41,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.40% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Hertford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) OO
3 16 (53.33%) MVC
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (36.67%) JSP
6 11 (36.67%) Servlets
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
7 10 (33.33%) Degree
8 9 (30.00%) WCF
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) CSS3
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
10 5 (16.67%) Drupal
10 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
10 5 (16.67%) YUI
10 5 (16.67%) PHP5

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (16.67%) Drupal
1 5 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
4 11 (36.67%) Software Developer
5 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (30.00%) Java Engineer
5 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Junior
8 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) J2EE
2 14 (46.67%) jQuery
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) JSP
3 11 (36.67%) Servlets
4 9 (30.00%) WCF
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) CSS3
5 5 (16.67%) YUI
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 5 (16.67%) Ajax
5 5 (16.67%) LAMP
5 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 4 (13.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) OO
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP5
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Zend
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