The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 14 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.93% 3.23% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 3.52% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £41,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,800 £51,500
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 Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 142 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 97.03% 91.61% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 118 105
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Qt
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) QNX
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (25.00%) DirectX
1 2 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) QNX
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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