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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 6.98% 16.39% 23.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 21.28% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 14
Average salary £25,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
28 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 65.12% 77.05% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 44
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,700 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,250 £67,500
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 28 November 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 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MFC
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle