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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 174 123 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.10% 5.62% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.11% 6.65% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 110 152
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1911 1851 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.97% 84.52% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1535 1639
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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
St Albans +20 48 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Watford +5 37 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City +15 25 £40,000 -44.82%
Borehamwood - 24 £37,500 - 2
Hertford - 16 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +17 13 £32,500 -16.12%
Royston 0 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Ware - 6 £22,000 -
Stevenage -3 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Harpenden -8 4 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £55,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshunt - 2 £25,000 -
Letchworth -10 1 £43,500 -6.45%
Tring - 1 £32,500 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 169 (53.48%) C#
2 148 (46.84%) .NET
3 125 (39.56%) ASP.NET
4 119 (37.66%) MVC
5 109 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (31.33%) AngularJS
7 92 (29.11%) C++
7 92 (29.11%) Degree
8 91 (28.80%) SQL
9 88 (27.85%) Computer Science
10 87 (27.53%) JavaScript
11 86 (27.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (26.27%) Java
12 83 (26.27%) Web Development
13 66 (20.89%) HTML
14 63 (19.94%) Scrum
15 59 (18.67%) jQuery
16 57 (18.04%) Web Services
17 52 (16.46%) OO
18 51 (16.14%) .NET Framework
19 47 (14.87%) Visual Studio
19 47 (14.87%) Entity Framework
20 46 (14.56%) Microsoft
21 45 (14.24%) RabbitMQ
22 42 (13.29%) C
22 42 (13.29%) SQL Server
23 41 (12.97%) Node.js
24 38 (12.03%) CSS
24 38 (12.03%) Telecoms
25 37 (11.71%) 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 32 (10.13%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (8.23%) CMS
3 24 (7.59%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.16%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.53%) IIS
7 3 (0.95%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
8 2 (0.63%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.63%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 25 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.63%) Simulink
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.75%) SaaS
2 7 (2.22%) Office 365
3 6 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.48%) Internet
2 7 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.58%) SNMP
4 4 (1.27%) LDAP
5 2 (0.63%) HTTP
5 2 (0.63%) SSL
5 2 (0.63%) VoIP
5 2 (0.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.23%) Redis
3 13 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (2.85%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.27%) Big Data
10 3 (0.95%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.95%) OLAP
10 3 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (14.87%) Visual Studio
2 33 (10.44%) LabVIEW
3 28 (8.86%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.28%) gulp
5 22 (6.96%) WebDriver
6 21 (6.65%) JBehave
6 21 (6.65%) Selenium
7 18 (5.70%) Subversion
8 14 (4.43%) Maven
9 13 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (3.80%) JUnit
10 12 (3.80%) Karma Test Runner
11 11 (3.48%) Bitbucket
12 10 (3.16%) Jenkins
13 9 (2.85%) NUnit
14 7 (2.22%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.22%) SpecFlow
14 7 (2.22%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.90%) JIRA
15 6 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 38 (12.03%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.91%) Automotive
3 24 (7.59%) Finance
4 22 (6.96%) Aerospace
5 18 (5.70%) Electronics
6 11 (3.48%) Games
7 5 (1.58%) Banking
7 5 (1.58%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.58%) Retail
8 4 (1.27%) Publishing
9 3 (0.95%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 212 (67.09%) Developer
2 100 (31.65%) Software Engineer
3 94 (29.75%) .NET Developer
4 92 (29.11%) C# Developer
5 82 (25.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (14.87%) Software Developer
7 45 (14.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (14.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 34 (10.76%) Java Developer
9 34 (10.76%) Web Developer
10 30 (9.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 28 (8.86%) C# Software Engineer
11 28 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (8.23%) .NET Software Engineer
13 23 (7.28%) .NET Web Developer
14 21 (6.65%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (6.65%) Senior Developer
15 20 (6.33%) C# Web Developer
16 19 (6.01%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (46.84%) .NET
2 125 (39.56%) ASP.NET
3 99 (31.33%) AngularJS
4 86 (27.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (20.89%) HTML
6 59 (18.67%) jQuery
7 57 (18.04%) Web Services
8 51 (16.14%) .NET Framework
9 47 (14.87%) Entity Framework
10 45 (14.24%) RabbitMQ
11 41 (12.97%) Node.js
12 38 (12.03%) CSS
13 37 (11.71%) REST
14 36 (11.39%) SignalR
15 32 (10.13%) RESTful
15 32 (10.13%) WebSockets
16 26 (8.23%) PhoneGap
17 24 (7.59%) Spring
18 23 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (6.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (27.85%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.39%) Physics
3 31 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (9.81%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.43%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.11%) User Experience
6 10 (3.16%) Life Science
6 10 (3.16%) Spread Betting
7 9 (2.85%) RIA
8 8 (2.53%) Economics
8 8 (2.53%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.58%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.95%) Robotics
10 3 (0.95%) SCADA
10 3 (0.95%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.49%) Linux
2 24 (7.59%) Windows
3 3 (0.95%) Android
3 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.95%) Unix
4 2 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.66%) MVC
2 109 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (26.27%) Web Development
4 63 (19.94%) Scrum
5 52 (16.46%) OO
6 37 (11.71%) OOP
7 34 (10.76%) Multithreading
8 31 (9.81%) OOD
9 27 (8.54%) Image Processing
10 26 (8.23%) TDD
11 23 (7.28%) Continuous Deployment
11 23 (7.28%) High Availability
12 22 (6.96%) SDLC
13 19 (6.01%) BDD
14 16 (5.06%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.11%) Data Acquisition
15 13 (4.11%) E-Commerce
15 13 (4.11%) Software Testing
16 12 (3.80%) Prototyping
17 11 (3.48%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 169 (53.48%) C#
2 92 (29.11%) C++
3 91 (28.80%) SQL
4 87 (27.53%) JavaScript
5 83 (26.27%) Java
6 42 (13.29%) C
7 34 (10.76%) Python
8 26 (8.23%) TypeScript
9 22 (6.96%) ES6
10 15 (4.75%) Scala
11 13 (4.11%) Embedded C
12 12 (3.80%) MATLAB
12 12 (3.80%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.48%) Ruby
14 10 (3.16%) PowerShell
14 10 (3.16%) VB
15 7 (2.22%) Ada
15 7 (2.22%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.90%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (29.11%) Degree
2 14 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.53%) PhD
5 3 (0.95%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) HND
6 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.96%) QA
2 10 (3.16%) SDET
3 6 (1.90%) MISRA
4 3 (0.95%) SEPA
5 2 (0.63%) SLA
6 1 (0.32%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (8.23%) Grafana
1 26 (8.23%) Graphite
2 7 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.13%) Oracle
3 6 (1.90%) Perforce
4 5 (1.58%) Telerik
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco
6 1 (0.32%) Dell
6 1 (0.32%) IBM
6 1 (0.32%) Sage
6 1 (0.32%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec
6 1 (0.32%) VMware
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 4 days ago