The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the St Albans region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 39 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.65% 11.68% 18.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 11.85% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 34
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
227 135 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.70% 98.54% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 206 129 167
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 5 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
3 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
3 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
4 14 (60.87%) MVC
4 14 (60.87%) WebSockets
4 14 (60.87%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
4 14 (60.87%) SignalR
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) SQL
6 12 (52.17%) Oracle
6 12 (52.17%) Web Development
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 11 (47.83%) .NET
7 11 (47.83%) C#
8 8 (34.78%) CMS
8 8 (34.78%) Umbraco
8 8 (34.78%) Physics
8 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (34.78%) TypeScript
8 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (34.78%) High Availability
8 8 (34.78%) PhoneGap
8 8 (34.78%) Redis
8 8 (34.78%) Grafana
8 8 (34.78%) Graphite
8 8 (34.78%) Continuous Deployment

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) CMS
1 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (34.78%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Redis
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) NUnit
1 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
1 7 (30.43%) Automotive
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
1 14 (60.87%) RabbitMQ
1 14 (60.87%) SignalR
1 14 (60.87%) WebSockets
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (34.78%) PhoneGap
4 7 (30.43%) J2EE
4 7 (30.43%) Spring
4 7 (30.43%) Struts
4 7 (30.43%) Struts2
5 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) Kafka
5 6 (26.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Mathematics
2 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (34.78%) Physics
4 7 (30.43%) Economics
5 2 (8.70%) Robotics
5 2 (8.70%) SCADA
6 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (60.87%) Multithreading
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (34.78%) High Availability
6 6 (26.09%) Coaching
6 6 (26.09%) Low Latency
6 6 (26.09%) OOD
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) TypeScript
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Grafana
1 8 (34.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
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