The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 15 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.19% 10.98% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.02% 16.36% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 2
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 55 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 79.85% 67.07% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 179
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) SOA
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) User Stories
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Selenium
7 5 (31.25%) Fiddler
7 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Confluence
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) BDD
7 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
7 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (31.25%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) Splunk

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (31.25%) Confluence
1 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Fiddler
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Agile .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Agile C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (31.25%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) MFC
5 1 (6.25%) ATL
5 1 (6.25%) COM+
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Network Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.25%) SEO
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Video Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VC++
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Splunk