The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 26 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.49% 11.11% 12.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.49% 11.63% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 32
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 129 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 100.00% 95.56% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 154 44 225
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Stevenage region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (91.67%) Degree
3 19 (79.17%) Java
4 18 (75.00%) C#
5 17 (70.83%) C++
5 17 (70.83%) C
5 17 (70.83%) Linux
5 17 (70.83%) OO
5 17 (70.83%) Python
5 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
6 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 16 (66.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.67%) Validation
7 4 (16.67%) ASIC
7 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.17%) PHP
9 1 (4.17%) SQL
9 1 (4.17%) .NET
9 1 (4.17%) MySQL
9 1 (4.17%) JUnit
9 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.17%) CSS
9 1 (4.17%) Web Services
9 1 (4.17%) XML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) RSpec
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.17%) DirectX
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (16.67%) ASIC
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (70.83%) OO
3 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) C++
3 17 (70.83%) C
3 17 (70.83%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
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