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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 10 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.38% 2.95% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 3.02% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
108 232 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 84.38% 97.89% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 99 132 105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) XSL
5 4 (26.67%) XSLT
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) XPath
5 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) WinForms
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) Finance

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) XSL
1 4 (26.67%) XSLT
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (26.67%) WinForms
1 4 (26.67%) HTML5
1 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) GTK+
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (26.67%) XPath
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (13.33%) Ada
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (13.33%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
Stevenage
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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