The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering 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 Engineering
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 7.14% 22.88% 20.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 35.53% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 15
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 78.57% 64.41% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 54
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Letchworth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) PMI
5 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (20.00%) GCC
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft