The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 28 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 207 158 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.94% 6.96% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.33% 7.98% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 169 141 157
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1827 1980 2480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.75% 87.22% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1622 1961
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Hertfordshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Borehamwood -2 46 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Watford +10 41 £45,000 - 8
Welwyn Garden City +8 22 £41,666 +4.16% 5
Letchworth +5 18 £43,500 +8.75%
Hemel Hempstead -6 14 £41,250 +10.00% 1
St Albans -1 9 £52,500 +27.27% 7
Stevenage +18 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Harpenden -1 5 £57,500 -4.16%
Hatfield -15 5 £92,500 +23.33% 3
Hertford -7 4 £35,000 +64.70%
Kings Langley +4 2 £32,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £32,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
Software Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 157 (43.73%) Degree
2 149 (41.50%) Computer Science
3 141 (39.28%) Java
4 125 (34.82%) HTML
5 124 (34.54%) JavaScript
6 114 (31.75%) C++
7 109 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (29.25%) SQL
9 92 (25.63%) C#
10 73 (20.33%) .NET
11 70 (19.50%) AngularJS
12 68 (18.94%) CSS
12 68 (18.94%) OO
13 66 (18.38%) Telecoms
14 65 (18.11%) MVC
14 65 (18.11%) LabVIEW
15 61 (16.99%) Scrum
15 61 (16.99%) Linux
15 61 (16.99%) ASP.NET
16 60 (16.71%) Computer Science Degree
17 59 (16.43%) SQL Server
17 59 (16.43%) Web Development
18 58 (16.16%) Node.js
19 54 (15.04%) jQuery
20 50 (13.93%) C
21 49 (13.65%) Test Automation
22 47 (13.09%) Windows
23 43 (11.98%) Web Services
24 42 (11.70%) OOD
25 41 (11.42%) Multithreading

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 35 (9.75%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.79%) CMS
5 9 (2.51%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.51%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.23%) IIS
7 7 (1.95%) Apache
7 7 (1.95%) JBoss
8 2 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.11%) Simulink
3 3 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) LabWindows
1 3 (0.84%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.01%) SaaS
2 10 (2.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 10 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.79%) Office 365
3 3 (0.84%) Azure Machine Learning
3 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.06%) Internet
2 9 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.95%) DNS
3 7 (1.95%) ICMP
4 4 (1.11%) Firewall
5 3 (0.84%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (0.84%) GPRS
5 3 (0.84%) GSM
5 3 (0.84%) LTE
5 3 (0.84%) UMTS
5 3 (0.84%) VoLTE
5 3 (0.84%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.28%) SSL
7 1 (0.28%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.34%) NoSQL
3 10 (2.79%) MySQL
3 10 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (2.51%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle Exadata
4 9 (2.51%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.23%) MariaDB
5 8 (2.23%) Redis
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (18.11%) LabVIEW
2 38 (10.58%) WebDriver
3 32 (8.91%) JBehave
4 30 (8.36%) Selenium
5 27 (7.52%) Git (software)
5 27 (7.52%) Maven
6 26 (7.24%) Subversion
7 25 (6.96%) Visual Studio
8 24 (6.69%) NUnit
9 21 (5.85%) gulp
9 21 (5.85%) JIRA
9 21 (5.85%) JUnit
9 21 (5.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 14 (3.90%) Moq
11 12 (3.34%) Ant
12 11 (3.06%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.06%) Jenkins
13 10 (2.79%) TeamCity
14 9 (2.51%) Eclipse
14 9 (2.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 66 (18.38%) Telecoms
2 32 (8.91%) Games
3 24 (6.69%) Finance
4 15 (4.18%) Aerospace
5 13 (3.62%) Retail
6 12 (3.34%) Automotive
7 10 (2.79%) Publishing
8 8 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.95%) Electronics
10 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.84%) Legal
13 1 (0.28%) Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 200 (55.71%) Developer
2 102 (28.41%) Software Engineer
3 54 (15.04%) .NET Developer
4 45 (12.53%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.58%) Java Developer
6 37 (10.31%) Java Engineer
6 37 (10.31%) Senior Developer
6 37 (10.31%) Software Developer
7 36 (10.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (9.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 33 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (7.80%) Web Developer
11 22 (6.13%) C++ Developer
11 22 (6.13%) C++ Software Developer
12 21 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (5.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.57%) Java Software Engineer
13 20 (5.57%) Senior Software Developer
13 20 (5.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (34.82%) HTML
2 73 (20.33%) .NET
3 70 (19.50%) AngularJS
4 68 (18.94%) CSS
5 61 (16.99%) ASP.NET
6 58 (16.16%) Node.js
7 54 (15.04%) jQuery
8 43 (11.98%) Web Services
9 39 (10.86%) XML
10 35 (9.75%) Spring
11 34 (9.47%) HTML5
12 31 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (7.24%) RESTful
13 26 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (5.85%) .NET Framework
14 21 (5.85%) CodeMirror
14 21 (5.85%) D3.js
15 18 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (5.01%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (4.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 149 (41.50%) Computer Science
2 38 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.13%) Algorithms
4 18 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.34%) Data Structures
6 11 (3.06%) Fintech
6 11 (3.06%) RIA
7 9 (2.51%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.51%) User Experience
8 8 (2.23%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.95%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.67%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.67%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.84%) Pharmacovigilance
12 3 (0.84%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.56%) Replication
13 2 (0.56%) Robotics
13 2 (0.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 61 (16.99%) Linux
2 47 (13.09%) Windows
3 28 (7.80%) Unix
4 8 (2.23%) Android
4 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.84%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (18.94%) OO
3 65 (18.11%) MVC
4 61 (16.99%) Scrum
5 59 (16.43%) Web Development
6 49 (13.65%) Test Automation
7 42 (11.70%) OOD
8 41 (11.42%) Multithreading
9 40 (11.14%) SDLC
10 35 (9.75%) Signal Processing
11 32 (8.91%) DevOps
12 31 (8.64%) TDD
13 30 (8.36%) Physics
14 24 (6.69%) Mathematics
15 22 (6.13%) Image Processing
16 21 (5.85%) Data Acquisition
17 19 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (4.74%) BDD
18 17 (4.74%) Front End Development
19 16 (4.46%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 141 (39.28%) Java
2 124 (34.54%) JavaScript
3 114 (31.75%) C++
4 105 (29.25%) SQL
5 92 (25.63%) C#
6 50 (13.93%) C
7 37 (10.31%) Python
8 23 (6.41%) PHP
8 23 (6.41%) TypeScript
9 21 (5.85%) ES6
10 12 (3.34%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.06%) Ruby
12 10 (2.79%) VB
13 9 (2.51%) Korn
13 9 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 9 (2.51%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.95%) Ada
14 7 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.95%) Scala
15 6 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 157 (43.73%) Degree
2 60 (16.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (7.24%) PhD
4 19 (5.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.67%) BC Cleared
6 6 (1.67%) MCP
7 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.36%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.84%) GxP
3 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.84%) MISRA
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.28%) Def Stans
System Software
1 9 (2.51%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.51%) Data Guard
2 9 (2.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (2.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.67%) Puppet
4 5 (1.39%) Ansible
5 4 (1.11%) Grafana
5 4 (1.11%) Graphite
6 3 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (7.80%) Oracle
2 22 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.79%) Adobe
4 6 (1.67%) HP
5 4 (1.11%) Google
5 4 (1.11%) IBM
6 3 (0.84%) Dell
6 3 (0.84%) Sage
6 3 (0.84%) SonicWALL
6 3 (0.84%) Symantec
7 1 (0.28%) Apple
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £80,000-90,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
St Albans
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Global Invacom Limited
Salary: Circa £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
St Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago