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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.23% 4.19% 6.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 4.86% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 9
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
84 185 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 54.90% 86.05% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 106
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 22 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (66.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (25.00%) EPoS
4 3 (25.00%) EFT
4 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) GTK+
5 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
5 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Electronics
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (16.67%) Automotive
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Simulink
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (16.67%) Ada
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) ASN.1
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) RTP
2 1 (8.33%) UMTS
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) GTK+
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) EPoS
2 3 (25.00%) EFT
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) UML
1 2 (16.67%) OO
1 2 (16.67%) OOD
1 2 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ada
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IEC 61508
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B