The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 31 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 3.85% - 14.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% - 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 36 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 95.19% 87.80% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 22 37
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +33.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Herefordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Herefordshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 4 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Electronics
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) SNMP
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (53.85%) C
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) ThreadX
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
5 3 (23.08%) WebSockets
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
5 3 (23.08%) Firmware
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) .NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SNMP
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5 Canvas
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) WebSockets
4 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) API Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) SOLID
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin
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