The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 15 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.70% 13.71% 14.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.42% 16.44% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 17
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 146 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 70.55% 83.43% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 81 70 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £59,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 29 (76.32%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) OO
2 28 (73.68%) Python
3 23 (60.53%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) C++
3 23 (60.53%) Degree
4 22 (57.89%) Computer Science
4 22 (57.89%) C
4 22 (57.89%) UNIX
4 22 (57.89%) Multithreading
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) RSpec
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
7 6 (15.79%) UML
7 6 (15.79%) PHP
7 6 (15.79%) VB
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) MySQL
7 6 (15.79%) Ruby
7 6 (15.79%) Ajax
7 6 (15.79%) Selenium
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (13.16%) CakePHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (2.63%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
1 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Selenium
1 6 (15.79%) RSpec
1 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Software Engineer
2 22 (57.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 17 (44.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Web Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Web Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) EPoS Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) EPoS Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) Ajax
4 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (13.16%) CakePHP
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.63%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) EPoS
2 4 (10.53%) EFT
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) OO
2 22 (57.89%) Multithreading
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) UML
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) System Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) Python
3 23 (60.53%) C++
4 22 (57.89%) C
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) PHP
6 6 (15.79%) VB
6 6 (15.79%) Ruby
7 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago