The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hereford during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Herefordshire / Hereford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 11.29% 9.09% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.29% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hereford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 62 55 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hereford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 17
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,440
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hereford that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Hereford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Hereford.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Hereford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hereford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) C
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Electronics
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) SNMP
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) Firmware
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) ThreadX
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) RS-485
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) Fintech
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) SQL

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SNMP
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (27.27%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (63.64%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) C
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft