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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 31 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 143 160 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.11% 6.69% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 7.89% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 155 132
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +3.75%
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
1736 2027 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.28% 84.71% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1753 1568
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 28 September 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 28 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
Watford -4 27 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead +6 20 £32,500 -23.52%
St Albans +9 17 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Royston +3 17 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Borehamwood +7 16 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Welwyn Garden City +5 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Stevenage +1 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Hertford - 7 £22,000 - 2
Harpenden -13 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Potters Bar - 2 £55,000 -
Ware - 2 £22,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 114 (39.18%) C#
2 105 (36.08%) Java
3 102 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (33.68%) .NET
5 92 (31.62%) C++
5 92 (31.62%) Degree
6 86 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 86 (29.55%) ASP.NET
7 85 (29.21%) MVC
8 84 (28.87%) SQL
9 78 (26.80%) Web Development
9 78 (26.80%) Computer Science
10 71 (24.40%) Web Services
11 70 (24.05%) Scrum
12 69 (23.71%) jQuery
13 66 (22.68%) HTML
14 64 (21.99%) C
15 62 (21.31%) AngularJS
16 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 49 (16.84%) OO
18 46 (15.81%) Microsoft
19 44 (15.12%) RESTful
20 43 (14.78%) Entity Framework
20 43 (14.78%) .NET Framework
21 41 (14.09%) CSS
21 41 (14.09%) Visual Studio
22 39 (13.40%) Linux
22 39 (13.40%) REST
22 39 (13.40%) HTML5
23 37 (12.71%) OOP

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 8 (2.75%) IIS
1 8 (2.75%) SharePoint
1 8 (2.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.69%) JBoss
3 2 (0.69%) NServiceBus
3 2 (0.69%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (8.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.93%) SaaS
2 6 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.03%) BPaaS
4 3 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.53%) Internet
2 7 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.37%) LDAP
3 4 (1.37%) SNMP
4 3 (1.03%) VoIP
5 2 (0.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.44%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.06%) Redis
8 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.37%) Big Data
10 3 (1.03%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.69%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (14.09%) Visual Studio
2 35 (12.03%) Git (software)
3 33 (11.34%) LabVIEW
4 23 (7.90%) WebDriver
5 22 (7.56%) gulp
5 22 (7.56%) JBehave
6 21 (7.22%) JUnit
7 18 (6.19%) Selenium
8 15 (5.15%) Bitbucket
9 14 (4.81%) TeamCity
10 13 (4.47%) Maven
10 13 (4.47%) NUnit
11 12 (4.12%) Subversion
12 11 (3.78%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.75%) Jenkins
13 8 (2.75%) JIRA
14 7 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (1.37%) SpecFlow
15 4 (1.37%) yacc
General
1 30 (10.31%) Telecoms
2 28 (9.62%) Electronics
3 25 (8.59%) Automotive
4 20 (6.87%) Aerospace
5 19 (6.53%) Finance
6 16 (5.50%) Games
7 12 (4.12%) Retail
8 5 (1.72%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.69%) Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Billing
9 2 (0.69%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 171 (58.76%) Developer
2 103 (35.40%) Software Engineer
3 56 (19.24%) .NET Developer
4 55 (18.90%) C# Developer
5 52 (17.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (17.18%) Java Developer
7 45 (15.46%) Software Developer
8 35 (12.03%) Web Developer
9 31 (10.65%) Java Engineer
10 28 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (9.28%) C++ Software Engineer
11 27 (9.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 25 (8.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 20 (6.87%) C Software Engineer
13 20 (6.87%) Embedded Engineer
13 20 (6.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 20 (6.87%) Graduate
14 18 (6.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (33.68%) .NET
2 86 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 71 (24.40%) Web Services
4 69 (23.71%) jQuery
5 66 (22.68%) HTML
6 62 (21.31%) AngularJS
7 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (15.12%) RESTful
9 43 (14.78%) .NET Framework
9 43 (14.78%) Entity Framework
10 41 (14.09%) CSS
11 39 (13.40%) HTML5
11 39 (13.40%) REST
12 32 (11.00%) XML
13 28 (9.62%) Spring
14 27 (9.28%) J2EE
15 24 (8.25%) CSS3
15 24 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (7.90%) Node.js
16 23 (7.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (26.80%) Computer Science
2 34 (11.68%) Mathematics
3 27 (9.28%) Physics
4 23 (7.90%) Algorithms
5 15 (5.15%) RIA
6 12 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.12%) Economics
7 7 (2.41%) Life Science
7 7 (2.41%) User Experience
8 5 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.37%) CUDA
9 4 (1.37%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.03%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.34%) AS400
12 1 (0.34%) Clustering
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.40%) Linux
2 13 (4.47%) Windows
3 6 (2.06%) Android
4 4 (1.37%) Unix
5 3 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.21%) MVC
3 78 (26.80%) Web Development
4 70 (24.05%) Scrum
5 49 (16.84%) OO
6 37 (12.71%) OOP
7 32 (11.00%) TDD
8 26 (8.93%) Image Processing
8 26 (8.93%) SDLC
9 23 (7.90%) OOD
10 22 (7.56%) BDD
11 19 (6.53%) Software Testing
11 19 (6.53%) Unit Testing
12 17 (5.84%) Multithreading
13 16 (5.50%) QA Automation
14 12 (4.12%) API Testing
14 12 (4.12%) Signal Processing
15 11 (3.78%) Automated Testing
15 11 (3.78%) Prototyping
15 11 (3.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 114 (39.18%) C#
2 105 (36.08%) Java
3 92 (31.62%) C++
4 86 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 84 (28.87%) SQL
6 64 (21.99%) C
7 37 (12.71%) Python
8 18 (6.19%) MATLAB
8 18 (6.19%) PL/SQL
9 17 (5.84%) Embedded C
10 16 (5.50%) ES6
11 14 (4.81%) Scala
12 9 (3.09%) Embedded C++
12 9 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.75%) Assembly Language
13 8 (2.75%) Ruby
13 8 (2.75%) VB
14 6 (2.06%) Perl
15 5 (1.72%) Ada
15 5 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (31.62%) Degree
2 19 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.37%) PhD
5 2 (0.69%) HND
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.28%) QA
2 16 (5.50%) SDET
3 5 (1.72%) MISRA
4 3 (1.03%) SEPA
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.69%) Grafana
2 2 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 46 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.93%) Oracle
3 6 (2.06%) Perforce
4 5 (1.72%) Telerik
5 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco
6 1 (0.34%) IBM
6 1 (0.34%) VMware
Royston, Hertfordshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: great Pension, shares + more
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum Car, 33 Days Annual Leave, Pension,
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Shares+Healthcare+Pension+More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 70k + Bonus, 3% Pension, 28 Days and more!
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago