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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 35 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.12% 14.67% 17.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 14.97% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 22
Median salary £43,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £74,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,160 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.39%
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
192 147 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.97% 98.00% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 180 145 128
Median salary £43,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
4 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
4 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (52.94%) SignalR
5 9 (52.94%) Low Latency
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (52.94%) Kafka
5 9 (52.94%) OOD
5 9 (52.94%) Scrum
5 9 (52.94%) TeamCity
5 9 (52.94%) WebSockets
5 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Ajax
5 9 (52.94%) NUnit
5 9 (52.94%) TDD
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) NUnit
1 9 (52.94%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (41.18%) Aerospace
1 7 (41.18%) Automotive
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) CSS3
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) HTML5
1 10 (58.82%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (52.94%) Ajax
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
2 9 (52.94%) Kafka
2 9 (52.94%) SignalR
2 9 (52.94%) WCF
2 9 (52.94%) WebSockets
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (41.18%) J2EE
3 7 (41.18%) Spring
3 7 (41.18%) Struts
3 7 (41.18%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Economics
3 7 (41.18%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Web Development
3 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
3 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Low Latency
4 9 (52.94%) OOD
4 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
7 3 (17.65%) CQRS
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
9 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft