The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 96 56 95
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 43 102 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.13% 4.30% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 4.46% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 102 50
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1959 2289 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.08% 96.42% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1983 1867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +1 9 £43,000 -28.33%
Borehamwood +2 7 £40,000 +41.59% 2
Royston -6 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Welwyn Garden City +2 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Stevenage -2 5 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Software Engineer
East of England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 103 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (45.63%) C++
3 45 (43.69%) C
4 36 (34.95%) Degree
5 35 (33.98%) Computer Science
6 32 (31.07%) C#
7 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
8 27 (26.21%) .NET
8 27 (26.21%) MVC
9 25 (24.27%) jQuery
10 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
10 23 (22.33%) Java
10 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET
11 22 (21.36%) SQL
12 21 (20.39%) Linux
12 21 (20.39%) Mathematics
12 21 (20.39%) Algorithms
13 20 (19.42%) HTML
13 20 (19.42%) LabVIEW
14 19 (18.45%) Electronics
14 19 (18.45%) OpenCL
14 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (16.50%) Scrum
16 16 (15.53%) Embedded C
16 16 (15.53%) CSS
16 16 (15.53%) Multithreading
17 15 (14.56%) Image Processing
17 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
17 15 (14.56%) Telecoms

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) LDAP
2 4 (3.88%) SNMP
3 3 (2.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.91%) Redis
4 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.42%) LabVIEW
3 11 (10.68%) TeamCity
4 10 (9.71%) NUnit
5 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.77%) Subversion
7 6 (5.83%) JIRA
8 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.88%) yacc
10 2 (1.94%) Hudson
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (18.45%) Electronics
2 15 (14.56%) Games
2 15 (14.56%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.59%) Automotive
4 12 (11.65%) Finance
5 10 (9.71%) Aerospace
6 5 (4.85%) Multimedia
7 4 (3.88%) Retail
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) jQuery
3 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (19.42%) HTML
5 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (18.45%) OpenCL
6 16 (15.53%) CSS
7 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.62%) WCF
9 12 (11.65%) J2EE
9 12 (11.65%) REST
10 11 (10.68%) SOAP
10 11 (10.68%) Web Services
11 10 (9.71%) CSS3
11 10 (9.71%) HTML5
11 10 (9.71%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (8.74%) Kafka
12 9 (8.74%) SignalR
12 9 (8.74%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.98%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.39%) Algorithms
2 21 (20.39%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.74%) Physics
4 7 (6.80%) Economics
5 6 (5.83%) Life Science
6 4 (3.88%) CUDA
6 4 (3.88%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.91%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Linux
2 4 (3.88%) Android
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.21%) MVC
4 17 (16.50%) Scrum
5 16 (15.53%) Multithreading
6 15 (14.56%) Image Processing
7 12 (11.65%) OO
7 12 (11.65%) OOD
7 12 (11.65%) Web Development
8 11 (10.68%) TDD
9 10 (9.71%) Line Management
10 9 (8.74%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.74%) Low Latency
10 9 (8.74%) Project Management
10 9 (8.74%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.80%) Coaching
12 5 (4.85%) Computer Architecture
12 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.85%) OOP
12 5 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) C++
2 45 (43.69%) C
3 32 (31.07%) C#
4 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
5 23 (22.33%) Java
6 22 (21.36%) SQL
7 16 (15.53%) Embedded C
8 15 (14.56%) MATLAB
9 10 (9.71%) Python
10 9 (8.74%) Embedded C++
11 8 (7.77%) Assembly Language
11 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.88%) Perl
12 4 (3.88%) VB
12 4 (3.88%) VB6
13 3 (2.91%) PHP
14 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (34.95%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) HND
3 2 (1.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SEPA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Oracle
2 4 (3.88%) Perforce
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
Welwyn Garden City
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago