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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 12 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 18.92% 1.45% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 1.54% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £40,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £43,000 £45,000
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
35 65 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.59% 94.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 59
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 9 (64.29%) HND
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) LINQ
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) SWIFT
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
2 5 (35.71%) REST
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) LINQ
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) MFC
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (35.71%) SWIFT
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) HND
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
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