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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 7.04% 8.47% 23.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.82% 10.42% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 15
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
39 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 54.93% 81.36% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 47
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014, 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 (73.68%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) MFC
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) WPF
4 8 (42.11%) MVVM
5 7 (36.84%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) Web Development
5 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 7 (36.84%) Retail
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
7 5 (26.32%) Kindle
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Android Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) MFC
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) WPF
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
4 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) XHTML
7 2 (10.53%) Symfony
7 2 (10.53%) CakePHP
7 2 (10.53%) Laravel
8 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Kindle
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVVM
2 7 (36.84%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Zend