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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 33 40 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.36% 8.28% 10.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 8.38% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 16
Median salary £32,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
166 167 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.81% 98.82% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 159 161 153
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (46.67%) Low Latency
5 7 (46.67%) Kafka
5 7 (46.67%) SignalR
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (46.67%) WebSockets
5 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (46.67%) OOD

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 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (40.00%) Redis
3 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) CSS3
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) HTML5
1 11 (73.33%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (46.67%) Ajax
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) Kafka
3 7 (46.67%) SignalR
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) WebSockets
4 4 (26.67%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Physics
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Multithreading
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 7 (46.67%) Low Latency
4 7 (46.67%) OOD
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) CQRS
6 5 (33.33%) Coaching
7 4 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
8 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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