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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 43 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.26% 5.88% 14.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 6.02% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 22
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
170 133 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.05% 97.79% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 156 126 145
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in St Albans

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Mathematics
3 10 (62.50%) WebSockets
3 10 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 10 (62.50%) SignalR
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) CMS
4 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (50.00%) Umbraco
4 8 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (50.00%) High Availability
4 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 8 (50.00%) Redis
4 8 (50.00%) Grafana
4 8 (50.00%) Graphite
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (31.25%) Physics
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development

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 (50.00%) CMS
1 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Redis
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (62.50%) SignalR
1 10 (62.50%) WebSockets
2 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) Struts
3 3 (18.75%) Struts2
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Robotics
2 3 (18.75%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Mathematics
3 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 8 (50.00%) High Availability
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Physics
6 3 (18.75%) Economics
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Grafana
1 8 (50.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle