The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hertfordshire / Hertford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 6.25% 17.02% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 21.05% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Median salary £20,000 £32,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -36.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 Hertford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38 38 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 79.17% 80.85% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 25
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertford 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 Hertford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Hertford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Information Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
4 6 (42.86%) User Experience
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Web Design
4 6 (42.86%) C
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 6 (42.86%) Prototyping
5 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) Drupal
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) .NET
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Designer
1 6 (42.86%) UI Designer
1 6 (42.86%) UI/UX Designer
1 6 (42.86%) UX Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Web Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Web UI Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Web UI/UX Designer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Information Architecture
1 6 (42.86%) Prototyping
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Web Design
1 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree