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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 17 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.41% 6.78% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 6.78% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
68 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 95.77% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 59
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £16,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) Laravel
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) UPnP
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Zend