The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 38 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.64% 4.03% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 4.91% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 407 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.67% 82.06% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 344 285 405
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,066 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Watford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Watford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 24 (48.98%) C
3 21 (42.86%) Java
4 17 (34.69%) OO
4 17 (34.69%) Scrum
4 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.69%) RESTful
5 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.57%) OOP
6 14 (28.57%) Degree
6 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 12 (24.49%) Embedded C++
8 11 (22.45%) Linux
8 11 (22.45%) C#
8 11 (22.45%) LabVIEW
9 10 (20.41%) Mathematics
9 10 (20.41%) Physics
9 10 (20.41%) Web Services
9 10 (20.41%) Python
9 10 (20.41%) PhD
9 10 (20.41%) SDLC
10 8 (16.33%) Scala
10 8 (16.33%) JPA
10 8 (16.33%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
10 8 (16.33%) Subversion
10 8 (16.33%) Spring
10 8 (16.33%) Maven
10 8 (16.33%) Software Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) LabVIEW
3 8 (16.33%) Maven
3 8 (16.33%) Subversion
4 6 (12.24%) Bitbucket
5 5 (10.20%) gulp
6 3 (6.12%) JBehave
6 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium
6 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (14.29%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Military
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 20 (40.82%) Developer
3 17 (34.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Software Developer
6 10 (20.41%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 8 (16.33%) Embedded Engineer
9 7 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (12.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Engineer
11 4 (8.16%) Consultant
11 4 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
12 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) RESTful
2 10 (20.41%) Web Services
3 8 (16.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 8 (16.33%) JPA
3 8 (16.33%) Spring
4 7 (14.29%) HTML5
5 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 6 (12.24%) CSS3
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 5 (10.20%) lodash
6 5 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (8.16%) Classic ASP
7 4 (8.16%) JFC
8 3 (6.12%) REST
8 3 (6.12%) XML
9 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
9 2 (4.08%) Gherkin
9 2 (4.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.41%) Physics
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) RIA
5 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (34.69%) OO
1 17 (34.69%) Scrum
2 14 (28.57%) OOP
3 10 (20.41%) SDLC
4 8 (16.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Line Management
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Android Development
7 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
7 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.16%) Web Design
8 3 (6.12%) BDD
8 3 (6.12%) QA Automation
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) API Testing
10 1 (2.04%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 24 (48.98%) C
3 21 (42.86%) Java
4 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.49%) Embedded C++
6 11 (22.45%) C#
7 10 (20.41%) Python
8 8 (16.33%) Scala
9 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
9 4 (8.16%) VB
9 4 (8.16%) VBA
10 3 (6.12%) SQL
11 1 (2.04%) Ruby
11 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) PhD
3 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
1 3 (6.12%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Apple
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Intel
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