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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 27 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.02% - 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.10% - 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
168 129 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.41% 95.56% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 159 113 159
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (98.04%) C#
3 37 (72.55%) .NET
3 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
4 33 (64.71%) MVC
5 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 28 (54.90%) Multithreading
7 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (47.06%) HTML
9 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
9 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (43.14%) TDD
10 21 (41.18%) Degree
11 20 (39.22%) CSS
11 20 (39.22%) HTML5
11 20 (39.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (39.22%) Mobile Development
12 19 (37.25%) OO
13 17 (33.33%) WCF
13 17 (33.33%) Windows
13 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
14 16 (31.37%) jQuery
14 16 (31.37%) CSS3
14 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (31.37%) Oracle
14 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
14 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
14 16 (31.37%) OOD
14 16 (31.37%) Scrum
14 16 (31.37%) Silverlight

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (19.61%) CMS
3 6 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (11.76%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.84%) Confluence
4 4 (7.84%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 16 (31.37%) NUnit
3 16 (31.37%) Selenium
4 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
5 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.84%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) .NET
1 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
2 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (47.06%) HTML
4 20 (39.22%) HTML5
4 20 (39.22%) CSS
5 17 (33.33%) WCF
6 16 (31.37%) Silverlight
6 16 (31.37%) jQuery
6 16 (31.37%) CSS3
6 16 (31.37%) WinForms
6 16 (31.37%) Ajax
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (29.41%) XML
7 15 (29.41%) XSLT
7 15 (29.41%) WebSockets
8 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
8 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
1 13 (25.49%) Algorithms
2 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.80%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (64.71%) MVC
3 28 (54.90%) Multithreading
4 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 20 (39.22%) Mobile Development
6 19 (37.25%) OO
7 16 (31.37%) OOD
7 16 (31.37%) Scrum
8 15 (29.41%) SOA
8 15 (29.41%) Low Latency
8 15 (29.41%) Web Development
9 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Objective-C
4 14 (27.45%) C++
5 13 (25.49%) Java
5 13 (25.49%) Python
5 13 (25.49%) C
6 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) EPiServer
3 6 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.84%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.96%) New Relic
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