The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank - 19 14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 12.50% 17.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 17.31% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 27 10
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 156 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 53.72% 72.22% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 112 42
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
4 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
4 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 2 (33.33%) Simulink
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Ada
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B