The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 18 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.79% - 6.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.79% - 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 95 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 100.00% 92.23% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 137 73 106
Average salary £46,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in St Albans

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) Degree
4 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
4 19 (73.08%) Multithreading
5 18 (69.23%) Linux
6 17 (65.38%) OO
6 17 (65.38%) Python
6 17 (65.38%) C++
6 17 (65.38%) Java
6 17 (65.38%) C
6 17 (65.38%) UNIX
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) Ajax
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 4 (15.38%) OOD
9 4 (15.38%) MVC
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) Selenium
9 4 (15.38%) WCF
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) TDD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) RTP
1 1 (3.85%) RTSP
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Ajax
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
1 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) WCF
2 4 (15.38%) Silverlight
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (15.38%) HTML5
2 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (7.69%) WebSockets
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (73.08%) Multithreading
3 17 (65.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) C++
2 17 (65.38%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) C
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB6
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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