Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Herefordshire > Hereford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 9.38% 10.94% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 11.97% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Hereford median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,250 £42,500
Herefordshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -11.11%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hereford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60 117 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 93.75% 91.41% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 102 38
Hereford median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,050 £33,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,250 £52,500
Herefordshire median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% -16.25% +14.29%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hereford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Hereford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Hereford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hereford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) RS-485
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) State Machine
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft