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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 29 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 157 139 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.72% 6.21% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 7.36% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 155 109 140
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
1765 1889 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.77% 84.33% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1564 1356
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Borehamwood +15 39 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Watford +11 38 £47,500 +18.75% 1
St Albans +11 27 £50,000 - 2
Hertford +1 11 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Cheshunt - 10 £25,000 -
Harpenden -7 8 £58,750 +2.17%
Bishop's Stortford - 8 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 7 £32,500 -67.50%
Hemel Hempstead +8 4 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Letchworth -13 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Stevenage -8 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Royston -5 2 £65,000 +132.14% 1
Welwyn - 2 £65,000 - 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 156 (47.27%) C#
2 131 (39.70%) .NET
3 116 (35.15%) Computer Science
4 115 (34.85%) AngularJS
5 106 (32.12%) MVC
5 106 (32.12%) ASP.NET
6 102 (30.91%) Degree
6 102 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (29.09%) C++
8 94 (28.48%) JavaScript
9 86 (26.06%) HTML
10 80 (24.24%) Java
11 79 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 78 (23.64%) SQL
12 78 (23.64%) Web Development
13 68 (20.61%) Node.js
14 57 (17.27%) OO
15 51 (15.45%) C
15 51 (15.45%) SQL Server
15 51 (15.45%) Scrum
15 51 (15.45%) Multithreading
16 48 (14.55%) Telecoms
16 48 (14.55%) Linux
17 47 (14.24%) RabbitMQ
18 46 (13.94%) SignalR
19 45 (13.64%) CSS
20 43 (13.03%) jQuery
20 43 (13.03%) Elasticsearch
20 43 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
21 42 (12.73%) TypeScript

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 43 (13.03%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (11.82%) CMS
3 36 (10.91%) Umbraco
4 15 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.94%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.52%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) JBoss
7 2 (0.61%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) MS Office
2 6 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.91%) Simulink
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.15%) SaaS
2 14 (4.24%) Office 365
3 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.82%) Firewall
1 6 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.52%) HTTP
2 5 (1.52%) Internet
3 4 (1.21%) SSL
4 3 (0.91%) Wireless
5 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 2 (0.61%) ICMP
5 2 (0.61%) VoIP
6 1 (0.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.30%) Redis
3 17 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.21%) DTS
6 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.21%) OLAP
6 4 (1.21%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.91%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.91%) MySQL
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (10.61%) LabVIEW
1 35 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 26 (7.88%) gulp
3 25 (7.58%) WebDriver
4 24 (7.27%) JBehave
5 21 (6.36%) Karma Test Runner
6 20 (6.06%) Maven
6 20 (6.06%) Selenium
7 19 (5.76%) Subversion
8 17 (5.15%) Git (software)
9 14 (4.24%) NUnit
10 10 (3.03%) Grunt
11 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
12 7 (2.12%) Ant
12 7 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.12%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.82%) Axure RP
13 6 (1.82%) JIRA
14 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (14.55%) Telecoms
2 31 (9.39%) Finance
3 20 (6.06%) Games
4 18 (5.45%) Automotive
5 17 (5.15%) Electronics
6 16 (4.85%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.52%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.52%) Publishing
8 4 (1.21%) Billing
9 3 (0.91%) Banking
9 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Retail
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 216 (65.45%) Developer
2 109 (33.03%) Software Engineer
3 86 (26.06%) .NET Developer
4 85 (25.76%) C# Developer
5 66 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (11.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 39 (11.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 39 (11.82%) Software Developer
7 37 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 37 (11.21%) Web Developer
8 35 (10.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 34 (10.30%) .NET Software Engineer
9 34 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 34 (10.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (8.79%) C# Software Engineer
11 26 (7.88%) Java Developer
12 25 (7.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 25 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
13 24 (7.27%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (39.70%) .NET
2 115 (34.85%) AngularJS
3 106 (32.12%) ASP.NET
4 86 (26.06%) HTML
5 79 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 68 (20.61%) Node.js
7 47 (14.24%) RabbitMQ
8 46 (13.94%) SignalR
9 45 (13.64%) CSS
10 43 (13.03%) jQuery
11 42 (12.73%) WebSockets
12 34 (10.30%) PhoneGap
13 32 (9.70%) Web Services
14 28 (8.48%) .NET Framework
15 27 (8.18%) Entity Framework
16 26 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (7.58%) Spring
18 23 (6.97%) RESTful
19 21 (6.36%) CodeMirror
19 21 (6.36%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 116 (35.15%) Computer Science
2 43 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.85%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.85%) Spread Betting
4 13 (3.94%) User Experience
5 10 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.03%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.73%) Life Science
7 8 (2.42%) Fintech
8 5 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.52%) Robotics
8 5 (1.52%) SCADA
9 4 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.91%) RIA
10 3 (0.91%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.61%) Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.55%) Linux
2 38 (11.52%) Windows
3 10 (3.03%) Unix
4 6 (1.82%) Android
4 6 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (32.12%) MVC
2 102 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (23.64%) Web Development
4 57 (17.27%) OO
5 51 (15.45%) Multithreading
5 51 (15.45%) Scrum
6 42 (12.73%) Physics
7 39 (11.82%) OOD
8 38 (11.52%) Mathematics
9 31 (9.39%) Continuous Deployment
10 30 (9.09%) OOP
11 27 (8.18%) Image Processing
12 25 (7.58%) High Availability
13 23 (6.97%) Front End Development
14 21 (6.36%) DevOps
15 19 (5.76%) TDD
16 17 (5.15%) Data Visualisation
16 17 (5.15%) Visualisation
17 16 (4.85%) Open Source
17 16 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 156 (47.27%) C#
2 96 (29.09%) C++
3 94 (28.48%) JavaScript
4 80 (24.24%) Java
5 78 (23.64%) SQL
6 51 (15.45%) C
7 42 (12.73%) TypeScript
8 28 (8.48%) Python
9 26 (7.88%) ES6
10 14 (4.24%) MATLAB
11 12 (3.64%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.64%) PHP
12 11 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.33%) VB
12 11 (3.33%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.73%) Ruby
13 9 (2.73%) Scala
14 8 (2.42%) T-SQL
15 7 (2.12%) Ada
16 5 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (30.91%) Degree
2 20 (6.06%) PhD
3 18 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 10 (3.03%) MCP
5 5 (1.52%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.03%) QA
1 10 (3.03%) SLA
2 4 (1.21%) MISRA
3 3 (0.91%) SDET
4 2 (0.61%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.30%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (10.30%) Grafana
1 34 (10.30%) Graphite
2 10 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.61%) Puppet
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.36%) Oracle
3 5 (1.52%) Dell
3 5 (1.52%) Sage
3 5 (1.52%) SonicWALL
3 5 (1.52%) Symantec
4 2 (0.61%) IBM
4 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.30%) HP
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Relocation, Shares, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Royston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago