The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 26 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 158 102 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.86% 4.99% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 5.94% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 154 87 127
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,700 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1752 1716 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 87.21% 83.99% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1453 1335
Median salary £48,750 £53,100 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Watford +22 44 £42,500 +6.25% 4
St Albans +26 40 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Borehamwood +14 31 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Welwyn Garden City +8 14 £37,500 -62.50%
Hertford - 13 £32,500 -
Cheshunt - 7 £25,000 -
Harpenden -5 6 £60,000 +4.34%
Hemel Hempstead +8 4 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £55,000 -
Letchworth -11 2 £49,250 +5.91% 1
Stevenage -11 2 - -
Tring +1 1 £32,500 -26.13%
Royston -3 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Potters Bar - 1 £55,000 -
Ware - 1 £22,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 159 (51.62%) C#
2 135 (43.83%) .NET
3 110 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 109 (35.39%) AngularJS
5 107 (34.74%) MVC
6 97 (31.49%) C++
6 97 (31.49%) Computer Science
7 96 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (29.22%) Degree
9 82 (26.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (26.30%) JavaScript
11 79 (25.65%) Web Development
12 70 (22.73%) SQL
13 68 (22.08%) HTML
14 67 (21.75%) Java
15 55 (17.86%) Node.js
16 51 (16.56%) OO
17 48 (15.58%) C
18 47 (15.26%) Scrum
19 46 (14.94%) RabbitMQ
20 44 (14.29%) SignalR
20 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 42 (13.64%) Telecoms
21 42 (13.64%) Multithreading
22 41 (13.31%) CSS
22 41 (13.31%) Elasticsearch
23 40 (12.99%) WebSockets
23 40 (12.99%) Physics
24 39 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
25 38 (12.34%) Linux

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 41 (13.31%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (11.69%) CMS
3 34 (11.04%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.65%) JBoss
7 2 (0.65%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.65%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 21 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.55%) SaaS
2 9 (2.92%) Office 365
3 6 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.27%) Internet
2 4 (1.30%) Firewall
2 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.97%) HTTP
3 3 (0.97%) SSL
3 3 (0.97%) Wireless
4 2 (0.65%) SNMP
4 2 (0.65%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.71%) Redis
3 15 (4.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.62%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.30%) DTS
6 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.30%) OLAP
6 4 (1.30%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.97%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 29 (9.42%) LabVIEW
3 22 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.14%) gulp
4 21 (6.82%) Selenium
4 21 (6.82%) WebDriver
5 20 (6.49%) JBehave
6 17 (5.52%) Subversion
7 15 (4.87%) Karma Test Runner
8 14 (4.55%) Maven
9 11 (3.57%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.92%) Grunt
10 9 (2.92%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.27%) Bitbucket
12 7 (2.27%) NUnit
13 6 (1.95%) Axure RP
13 6 (1.95%) JIRA
13 6 (1.95%) JUnit
General
1 42 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.47%) Finance
3 21 (6.82%) Automotive
4 19 (6.17%) Aerospace
5 17 (5.52%) Electronics
6 13 (4.22%) Games
7 5 (1.62%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.62%) Publishing
8 4 (1.30%) Banking
8 4 (1.30%) Billing
9 2 (0.65%) Retail
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 204 (66.23%) Developer
2 94 (30.52%) Software Engineer
3 88 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 86 (27.92%) C# Developer
5 70 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 41 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (13.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (11.69%) Web Developer
9 34 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 29 (9.42%) .NET Software Engineer
11 27 (8.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 27 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 27 (8.77%) Senior Developer
12 26 (8.44%) C# Software Engineer
13 21 (6.82%) Embedded Engineer
13 21 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 21 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 21 (6.82%) Java Developer
13 21 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (43.83%) .NET
2 110 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 109 (35.39%) AngularJS
4 82 (26.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (22.08%) HTML
6 55 (17.86%) Node.js
7 46 (14.94%) RabbitMQ
8 44 (14.29%) SignalR
9 41 (13.31%) CSS
10 40 (12.99%) WebSockets
11 37 (12.01%) .NET Framework
11 37 (12.01%) jQuery
12 36 (11.69%) Web Services
13 34 (11.04%) Entity Framework
14 33 (10.71%) PhoneGap
15 23 (7.47%) RESTful
16 22 (7.14%) REST
16 22 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (7.14%) ZeroMQ
17 19 (6.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 97 (31.49%) Computer Science
2 40 (12.99%) Physics
3 39 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (11.04%) Mathematics
5 15 (4.87%) Spread Betting
6 13 (4.22%) User Experience
6 13 (4.22%) Visualisation
7 12 (3.90%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.25%) Life Science
9 7 (2.27%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.27%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.62%) RIA
11 4 (1.30%) Economics
11 4 (1.30%) Fintech
11 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.30%) Robotics
11 4 (1.30%) SCADA
12 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.97%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.34%) Linux
2 34 (11.04%) Windows
3 5 (1.62%) Android
3 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.62%) Unix
4 4 (1.30%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (34.74%) MVC
2 96 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (25.65%) Web Development
4 51 (16.56%) OO
5 47 (15.26%) Scrum
6 42 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 34 (11.04%) OOD
8 31 (10.06%) OOP
9 30 (9.74%) Continuous Deployment
10 25 (8.12%) High Availability
10 25 (8.12%) Image Processing
11 21 (6.82%) TDD
12 19 (6.17%) SDLC
13 17 (5.52%) Front End Development
14 15 (4.87%) Prototyping
15 14 (4.55%) BDD
16 13 (4.22%) Data Visualisation
16 13 (4.22%) Web Design
17 12 (3.90%) DevOps
17 12 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (51.62%) C#
2 97 (31.49%) C++
3 81 (26.30%) JavaScript
4 70 (22.73%) SQL
5 67 (21.75%) Java
6 48 (15.58%) C
7 36 (11.69%) TypeScript
8 30 (9.74%) Python
9 22 (7.14%) ES6
10 13 (4.22%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.90%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.57%) MATLAB
13 10 (3.25%) Ruby
13 10 (3.25%) VB
13 10 (3.25%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.92%) Ada
14 9 (2.92%) Scala
15 8 (2.60%) PHP
16 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (29.22%) Degree
2 15 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.55%) PhD
4 7 (2.27%) BC Cleared
4 7 (2.27%) MCP
5 6 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.30%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.84%) QA
2 7 (2.27%) SLA
3 6 (1.95%) MISRA
3 6 (1.95%) SDET
4 1 (0.32%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (10.71%) Grafana
1 33 (10.71%) Graphite
2 9 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.47%) Oracle
3 4 (1.30%) Dell
3 4 (1.30%) Sage
3 4 (1.30%) SonicWALL
3 4 (1.30%) Symantec
4 3 (0.97%) Perforce
5 2 (0.65%) IBM
5 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco
6 1 (0.32%) Telerik
6 1 (0.32%) VMware
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