The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 15.00% 22.73% 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% 29.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Royston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 87.50% 77.27% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 6
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Royston

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Royston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Royston region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Royston

Software Engineering
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Royston 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 11 (78.57%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) C
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Chemistry
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Automotive
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 3 (21.43%) Qt
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (7.14%) MS Project
7 1 (7.14%) Electronics
7 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) CAD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Royston 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Chemistry
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) EMC