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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 7 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 35.29% 6.94% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 12.50% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £24,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
30 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 88.24% 55.56% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 47
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Degree
3 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (56.25%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 4 (25.00%) HND
8 4 (25.00%) SWIFT
8 4 (25.00%) LINQ
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (25.00%) REST
9 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Graduate
4 6 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) LINQ
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) MFC
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
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