The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 111 151 116
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 33 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 0.19% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.20% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 32
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 11 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £46,250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,000 - 2
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 - 2
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 44 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 36 (78.26%) C++
3 31 (67.39%) C#
4 21 (45.65%) C
5 20 (43.48%) UNIX
6 19 (41.30%) Linux
6 19 (41.30%) Java
6 19 (41.30%) Degree
6 19 (41.30%) Multithreading
7 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
7 18 (39.13%) Python
8 16 (34.78%) OO
9 15 (32.61%) .NET
9 15 (32.61%) WPF
10 10 (21.74%) WinForms
10 10 (21.74%) HTML
11 9 (19.57%) Windows
11 9 (19.57%) MFC
12 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.04%) Image Processing
13 6 (13.04%) MVVM
14 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
14 5 (10.87%) Robotics
14 5 (10.87%) CSS
14 5 (10.87%) MVC
14 5 (10.87%) Games
15 4 (8.70%) AS400
15 4 (8.70%) Scrum
15 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) WordPress
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Selenium
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) RSpec
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (10.87%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
1 15 (32.61%) WPF
2 10 (21.74%) WinForms
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) MFC
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (4.35%) LAMP
6 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) OpenGL
6 2 (4.35%) Middleware
6 2 (4.35%) JSP
6 2 (4.35%) Struts
6 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 2 (4.35%) Symfony
6 2 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) Robotics
3 4 (8.70%) AS400
4 3 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) UNIX
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) zOS
5 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 19 (41.30%) Multithreading
3 16 (34.78%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Image Processing
5 6 (13.04%) MVVM
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.17%) Stress Testing
10 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.17%) TDD
10 1 (2.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) C++
2 31 (67.39%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) C
4 19 (41.30%) Java
5 18 (39.13%) Python
6 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.35%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) VB
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) VB6
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
9 1 (2.17%) COBOL
9 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension/Health, Dress Down en
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
The 100 Company
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago