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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 25 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.10% 4.73% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.09% 5.86% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 29
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
470 478 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.85% 80.74% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 375 418 325
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Watford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 50 (71.43%) Node.js
2 48 (68.57%) Java
3 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
4 40 (57.14%) OO
5 39 (55.71%) C++
6 38 (54.29%) HTML
7 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (40.00%) Scrum
9 27 (38.57%) C#
10 26 (37.14%) Degree
10 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
11 25 (35.71%) Physics
11 25 (35.71%) CSS
12 24 (34.29%) jQuery
12 24 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (34.29%) gulp
12 24 (34.29%) ES6
13 23 (32.86%) JBehave
13 23 (32.86%) WebDriver
14 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
14 20 (28.57%) CodeMirror
14 20 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
14 20 (28.57%) D3.js
15 19 (27.14%) AngularJS
15 19 (27.14%) Web Services
15 19 (27.14%) Windows
15 19 (27.14%) RESTful
16 17 (24.29%) OOP
16 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
17 16 (22.86%) Web Development

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 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
2 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
1 5 (7.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) SNMP
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) gulp
2 23 (32.86%) JBehave
2 23 (32.86%) WebDriver
3 20 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 13 (18.57%) LabVIEW
5 12 (17.14%) Maven
6 10 (14.29%) Subversion
6 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.71%) Selenium
8 3 (4.29%) JUnit
9 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Electronics
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (81.43%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (25.71%) Software Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Java Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Web Developer
7 10 (14.29%) C++ Developer
7 10 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (14.29%) Software Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Agile Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) Android Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
12 4 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (71.43%) Node.js
2 38 (54.29%) HTML
3 25 (35.71%) CSS
4 24 (34.29%) jQuery
4 24 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (28.57%) CodeMirror
5 20 (28.57%) D3.js
6 19 (27.14%) AngularJS
6 19 (27.14%) RESTful
6 19 (27.14%) Web Services
7 15 (21.43%) ZeroMQ
8 14 (20.00%) HTML5
9 13 (18.57%) Ajax
9 13 (18.57%) JSON
10 12 (17.14%) JAX-RS
10 12 (17.14%) lodash
10 12 (17.14%) Spring
11 10 (14.29%) OpenCV
11 10 (14.29%) OpenGL
12 8 (11.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) RIA
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Android
3 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) OO
2 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.00%) Scrum
4 25 (35.71%) Physics
5 17 (24.29%) OOP
6 16 (22.86%) Web Development
7 15 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
7 15 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 14 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 13 (18.57%) Front End Development
10 10 (14.29%) Image Processing
10 10 (14.29%) OOD
11 9 (12.86%) TDD
12 6 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
13 5 (7.14%) Android Development
13 5 (7.14%) CRM
13 5 (7.14%) iOS Development
13 5 (7.14%) Logistics
13 5 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (68.57%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 39 (55.71%) C++
4 27 (38.57%) C#
5 24 (34.29%) ES6
6 9 (12.86%) C
6 9 (12.86%) SQL
7 5 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 5 (7.14%) VB
7 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.71%) Python
8 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 4 (5.71%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Degree
2 15 (21.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Dell
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.14%) Sage
1 5 (7.14%) SonicWALL
1 5 (7.14%) Symantec
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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