The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.71% 8.24% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 8.24% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 85 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 98.86% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 162 81 25
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) MFC
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Symfony
6 1 (14.29%) Zend
6 1 (14.29%) CakePHP
6 1 (14.29%) WordPress

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) MFC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) CakePHP
4 1 (14.29%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend