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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 26 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.17% 2.86% 9.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.52% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 16
Average salary £47,250 £46,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £46,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
104 142 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 56.52% 81.14% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) EPoS
4 6 (31.58%) EFT
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) Subversion
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) Ajax
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (26.32%) RSpec
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) CakePHP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) LTE
2 1 (5.26%) ASN.1
2 1 (5.26%) UMTS
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Subversion
2 5 (26.32%) RSpec
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Web Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Web Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) EPoS Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) Ajax
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
3 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) GTK+
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) EPoS
1 6 (31.58%) EFT
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Product Management
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree