The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 17 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 7.14% 41.30% 15.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 41.30% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 7
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +62.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.90% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 84 46 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Hertfordshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Letchworth region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Letchworth

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) MFC
2 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 7 (58.33%) MVVM
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) WinForms
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (8.33%) JUnit
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Tomcat

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) MFC
1 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 5 (41.67%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVVM
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree