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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 142 126 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.98% 5.21% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 6.32% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 125 122 154
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
East of England

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
1723 1994 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.75% 82.50% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1612 1767
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 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
Watford +4 21 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hemel Hempstead +18 20 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Borehamwood +12 18 £36,000 +26.31% 1
Welwyn Garden City +12 12 £40,000 +8.84% 1
St Albans +10 12 £41,250 -31.25% 1
Hertford - 10 £21,250 -
Harpenden - 5 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage -3 4 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Letchworth -8 3 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Kings Langley - 1 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 - 1
Tring - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 130 (42.76%) Java
2 125 (41.12%) Degree
3 114 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (35.86%) C#
5 104 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 101 (33.22%) C++
7 95 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 87 (28.62%) C
9 86 (28.29%) SQL
10 84 (27.63%) HTML
11 83 (27.30%) Scrum
12 75 (24.67%) .NET
13 69 (22.70%) Mathematics
14 63 (20.72%) CSS
14 63 (20.72%) MVC
15 60 (19.74%) Web Services
16 59 (19.41%) ASP.NET
16 59 (19.41%) HTML5
17 58 (19.08%) jQuery
18 55 (18.09%) RESTful
19 53 (17.43%) Web Development
20 50 (16.45%) Git (software)
21 47 (15.46%) OO
22 46 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
23 45 (14.80%) SDLC
24 41 (13.49%) XML
25 39 (12.83%) TDD
26 38 (12.50%) Python
27 37 (12.17%) LabVIEW
27 37 (12.17%) Physics

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 13 (4.28%) NServiceBus
2 10 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.97%) IIS
4 6 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.64%) Apache
5 5 (1.64%) CMS
6 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.89%) SaaS
3 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.63%) PaaS
5 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.64%) Google App Engine
6 5 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.26%) Internet
2 13 (4.28%) Wireshark
3 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.32%) VoIP
5 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) RS-422
5 1 (0.33%) SNMP
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.84%) NoSQL
2 34 (11.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.28%) RavenDB
4 13 (4.28%) Redis
5 9 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.63%) Big Data
7 6 (1.97%) Couchbase
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.32%) MS Access
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.99%) HBase
9 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.33%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (16.45%) Git (software)
2 37 (12.17%) LabVIEW
3 36 (11.84%) Subversion
4 32 (10.53%) Maven
4 32 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 26 (8.55%) JUnit
6 25 (8.22%) NUnit
7 22 (7.24%) TeamCity
8 20 (6.58%) JIRA
9 18 (5.92%) Jenkins
10 13 (4.28%) Fiddler
11 11 (3.62%) JBehave
11 11 (3.62%) Selenium
11 11 (3.62%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.63%) Bitbucket
13 7 (2.30%) gulp
14 6 (1.97%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.97%) Eclipse
15 4 (1.32%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.32%) yacc
General
1 33 (10.86%) Electronics
1 33 (10.86%) Games
2 20 (6.58%) Finance
3 19 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.59%) Retail
5 14 (4.61%) Aerospace
6 10 (3.29%) Automotive
7 7 (2.30%) Military
8 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (50.66%) Software Engineer
2 139 (45.72%) Developer
3 54 (17.76%) .NET Developer
4 52 (17.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 51 (16.78%) Java Developer
6 47 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (15.46%) C# Developer
7 41 (13.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 39 (12.83%) Java Engineer
9 34 (11.18%) Senior Software Engineer
10 31 (10.20%) C Software Engineer
10 31 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
11 29 (9.54%) Java Software Engineer
11 29 (9.54%) Software Developer
12 28 (9.21%) Embedded Engineer
12 28 (9.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 27 (8.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 26 (8.55%) .NET Software Developer
14 26 (8.55%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (8.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.63%) HTML
2 75 (24.67%) .NET
3 63 (20.72%) CSS
4 60 (19.74%) Web Services
5 59 (19.41%) ASP.NET
5 59 (19.41%) HTML5
6 58 (19.08%) jQuery
7 55 (18.09%) RESTful
8 46 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (13.49%) XML
10 37 (12.17%) AngularJS
11 35 (11.51%) CSS3
12 32 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (9.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 28 (9.21%) Spring
15 27 (8.88%) Entity Framework
15 27 (8.88%) J2EE
16 26 (8.55%) WCF
17 25 (8.22%) .NET Framework
18 23 (7.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 95 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 69 (22.70%) Mathematics
3 37 (12.17%) Algorithms
3 37 (12.17%) Physics
4 26 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.62%) RIA
6 6 (1.97%) Economics
7 4 (1.32%) CUDA
7 4 (1.32%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.99%) Robotics
9 2 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.66%) Psychology
9 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.86%) Linux
2 22 (7.24%) Windows
3 10 (3.29%) Android
4 6 (1.97%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.64%) Unix
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.32%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (27.30%) Scrum
3 63 (20.72%) MVC
4 53 (17.43%) Web Development
5 47 (15.46%) OO
6 45 (14.80%) SDLC
7 39 (12.83%) TDD
8 36 (11.84%) Software Testing
9 33 (10.86%) Automated Testing
10 31 (10.20%) Multithreading
11 27 (8.88%) BDD
12 25 (8.22%) Unit Testing
13 24 (7.89%) OOP
14 19 (6.25%) Line Management
14 19 (6.25%) Project Management
15 18 (5.92%) CQRS
15 18 (5.92%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (5.92%) Image Processing
16 16 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 130 (42.76%) Java
2 109 (35.86%) C#
3 104 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 101 (33.22%) C++
5 87 (28.62%) C
6 86 (28.29%) SQL
7 38 (12.50%) Python
8 24 (7.89%) MATLAB
8 24 (7.89%) Scala
9 21 (6.91%) T-SQL
10 20 (6.58%) Embedded C++
11 17 (5.59%) PL/SQL
12 16 (5.26%) Embedded C
13 13 (4.28%) PowerShell
14 10 (3.29%) VB
15 9 (2.96%) TypeScript
16 8 (2.63%) Assembly Language
17 7 (2.30%) VB.NET
18 5 (1.64%) Ruby
19 4 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (41.12%) Degree
2 22 (7.24%) PhD
3 16 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.61%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.64%) HND
6 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.95%) QA
2 11 (3.62%) SDET
3 2 (0.66%) SEPA
4 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.33%) MISRA
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) Docker
1 4 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 30 (9.87%) Microsoft
1 30 (9.87%) Oracle
2 4 (1.32%) Google
3 3 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (0.66%) IBM
4 2 (0.66%) Intel
5 1 (0.33%) EMC
5 1 (0.33%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.33%) Perforce
5 1 (0.33%) Telerik
5 1 (0.33%) Vignette
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be- shares, health, flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pnmsoft UK Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sensient
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago