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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 27 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 148 143 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.36% 5.84% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.81% 6.86% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 129 141 129
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,000
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
1680 2084 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 83.58% 85.06% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1734 1730
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +10 26 £51,250 +28.12% 4
Borehamwood +4 19 £36,000 +26.31% 2
St Albans +22 16 £42,750 -28.75%
Hemel Hempstead +13 16 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Hertford - 10 £21,250 -
Stevenage -2 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Welwyn Garden City +7 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Harpenden -6 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Letchworth -12 3 £40,000 +50.94%
Potters Bar - 3 £55,000 -
Royston -5 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 135 (42.32%) Java
2 129 (40.44%) Degree
3 118 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (34.80%) C#
5 101 (31.66%) C++
6 99 (31.03%) Computer Science
7 98 (30.72%) JavaScript
8 89 (27.90%) SQL
9 85 (26.65%) Scrum
10 83 (26.02%) .NET
11 82 (25.71%) C
12 80 (25.08%) HTML
13 74 (23.20%) Web Services
14 70 (21.94%) ASP.NET
14 70 (21.94%) MVC
15 66 (20.69%) jQuery
16 64 (20.06%) Mathematics
16 64 (20.06%) Web Development
17 59 (18.50%) CSS
18 54 (16.93%) RESTful
19 53 (16.61%) OO
20 50 (15.67%) HTML5
20 50 (15.67%) Git (software)
21 47 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (14.42%) AngularJS
22 46 (14.42%) SDLC
23 45 (14.11%) Visual Studio
24 41 (12.85%) Python
24 41 (12.85%) Microsoft
25 39 (12.23%) LabVIEW

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 14 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.82%) IIS
3 8 (2.51%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.57%) Apache
4 5 (1.57%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.94%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.31%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (4.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.78%) SaaS
2 24 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.51%) BPaaS
3 8 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.51%) PaaS
4 7 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.57%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.27%) Internet
2 8 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.25%) LDAP
4 4 (1.25%) SNMP
4 4 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.31%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (3.13%) Big Data
4 10 (3.13%) Redis
5 8 (2.51%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.57%) RavenDB
9 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.25%) MS Access
10 3 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.94%) HBase
10 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.11%) Visual Studio
3 39 (12.23%) LabVIEW
4 31 (9.72%) Subversion
5 30 (9.40%) Maven
6 27 (8.46%) JUnit
7 17 (5.33%) JBehave
7 17 (5.33%) NUnit
7 17 (5.33%) WebDriver
8 15 (4.70%) Selenium
9 14 (4.39%) TeamCity
10 13 (4.08%) gulp
11 12 (3.76%) Bitbucket
12 10 (3.13%) Cucumber
12 10 (3.13%) Jenkins
12 10 (3.13%) JIRA
13 8 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.88%) Eclipse
15 5 (1.57%) Fiddler
16 4 (1.25%) Mercurial
General
1 37 (11.60%) Games
2 32 (10.03%) Electronics
3 25 (7.84%) Finance
3 25 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.33%) Retail
5 16 (5.02%) Aerospace
6 11 (3.45%) Automotive
7 7 (2.19%) Military
8 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 152 (47.65%) Developer
2 143 (44.83%) Software Engineer
3 55 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 52 (16.30%) .NET Developer
5 51 (15.99%) C++ Software Engineer
6 45 (14.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (14.11%) C# Developer
7 39 (12.23%) Java Engineer
8 38 (11.91%) Software Developer
9 32 (10.03%) C Software Engineer
10 31 (9.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 28 (8.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 27 (8.46%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (8.15%) Embedded Engineer
13 26 (8.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 26 (8.15%) Java Software Developer
14 25 (7.84%) Graduate
14 25 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
14 25 (7.84%) Web Developer
15 23 (7.21%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.02%) .NET
2 80 (25.08%) HTML
3 74 (23.20%) Web Services
4 70 (21.94%) ASP.NET
5 66 (20.69%) jQuery
6 59 (18.50%) CSS
7 54 (16.93%) RESTful
8 50 (15.67%) HTML5
9 47 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (14.42%) AngularJS
11 35 (10.97%) REST
12 34 (10.66%) CSS3
12 34 (10.66%) XML
13 30 (9.40%) Entity Framework
14 29 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 29 (9.09%) Spring
15 26 (8.15%) J2EE
16 25 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (6.90%) OpenCL
17 22 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 64 (20.06%) Mathematics
3 39 (12.23%) Algorithms
3 39 (12.23%) Physics
4 24 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.70%) RIA
6 8 (2.51%) Economics
7 5 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.57%) User Experience
8 4 (1.25%) CUDA
8 4 (1.25%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.94%) Robotics
9 3 (0.94%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.63%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.97%) Linux
2 24 (7.52%) Windows
3 10 (3.13%) Android
4 6 (1.88%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.57%) Unix
5 5 (1.57%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.25%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (26.65%) Scrum
3 70 (21.94%) MVC
4 64 (20.06%) Web Development
5 53 (16.61%) OO
6 46 (14.42%) SDLC
7 33 (10.34%) OOP
8 32 (10.03%) TDD
9 29 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 29 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 24 (7.52%) Image Processing
11 23 (7.21%) Automated Testing
11 23 (7.21%) BDD
12 20 (6.27%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.33%) Line Management
13 17 (5.33%) Project Management
14 15 (4.70%) CQRS
14 15 (4.70%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.70%) QA Automation
15 14 (4.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 135 (42.32%) Java
2 111 (34.80%) C#
3 101 (31.66%) C++
4 98 (30.72%) JavaScript
5 89 (27.90%) SQL
6 82 (25.71%) C
7 41 (12.85%) Python
8 30 (9.40%) Scala
9 27 (8.46%) MATLAB
10 18 (5.64%) Embedded C++
10 18 (5.64%) PL/SQL
11 16 (5.02%) Embedded C
12 14 (4.39%) T-SQL
13 13 (4.08%) VB
14 8 (2.51%) Assembly Language
15 7 (2.19%) Ruby
15 7 (2.19%) TypeScript
15 7 (2.19%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.88%) ES6
17 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 129 (40.44%) Degree
2 20 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.64%) PhD
3 18 (5.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.57%) HND
5 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.96%) QA
2 15 (4.70%) SDET
3 3 (0.94%) SEPA
4 1 (0.31%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.31%) MISRA
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Docker
1 4 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 41 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (1.57%) Telerik
4 4 (1.25%) Google
4 4 (1.25%) Perforce
5 3 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.63%) IBM
6 2 (0.63%) Intel
7 1 (0.31%) EMC
7 1 (0.31%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.31%) Vignette
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension etc...
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + PERKS
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+More!
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago