The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 12 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 3.57% 1.69% 14.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 1.69% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 118 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 107 69
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Letchworth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) GCC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft