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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 154 195 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.93% 7.50% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 8.70% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 150 164 172
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  

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 1958 2242 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 88.16% 86.26% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1806 1521
Median salary £48,750 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 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
Borehamwood +7 39 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Watford -9 26 £47,500 +18.75% 4
St Albans -5 20 £50,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +8 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Stevenage +4 9 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Letchworth -5 8 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hertford -4 7 £32,500 +1.56%
Cheshunt - 7 £25,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -4 4 £32,500 -67.50% 1
Harpenden -7 4 £57,500 -
Royston +3 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Kings Langley -4 2 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Hatfield -21 2 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Welwyn - 2 £65,000 -
Software Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 149 (45.85%) C#
2 122 (37.54%) .NET
3 118 (36.31%) Computer Science
4 111 (34.15%) Degree
5 108 (33.23%) AngularJS
6 101 (31.08%) HTML
7 98 (30.15%) JavaScript
8 97 (29.85%) ASP.NET
9 96 (29.54%) MVC
10 94 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
11 90 (27.69%) C++
12 89 (27.38%) Java
13 79 (24.31%) SQL
14 69 (21.23%) Web Development
15 68 (20.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 66 (20.31%) Node.js
17 58 (17.85%) CSS
18 57 (17.54%) OO
19 52 (16.00%) SQL Server
20 50 (15.38%) Multithreading
21 49 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (15.08%) Telecoms
21 49 (15.08%) Scrum
22 47 (14.46%) Linux
22 47 (14.46%) Elasticsearch
23 45 (13.85%) TypeScript
24 44 (13.54%) RabbitMQ
24 44 (13.54%) C
25 43 (13.23%) SignalR
26 42 (12.92%) LabVIEW

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 47 (14.46%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (11.69%) CMS
3 35 (10.77%) Umbraco
4 17 (5.23%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.62%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.85%) IIS
8 4 (1.23%) JBoss
9 3 (0.92%) Apache
10 2 (0.62%) Drupal
10 2 (0.62%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.85%) MS Office
2 6 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.92%) Simulink
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.23%) Office 365
2 16 (4.92%) SaaS
3 6 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.92%) Slack
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.62%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.62%) GitHub
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.85%) Firewall
2 6 (1.85%) Internet
3 5 (1.54%) HTTP
4 4 (1.23%) SSL
4 4 (1.23%) Wireless
5 3 (0.92%) DNS
5 3 (0.92%) ICMP
6 2 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.31%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.31%) GPRS
7 1 (0.31%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) LTE
7 1 (0.31%) SNMP
7 1 (0.31%) UMTS
7 1 (0.31%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.15%) Redis
3 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.85%) MySQL
6 5 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.92%) DTS
8 3 (0.92%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.92%) OLAP
8 3 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.62%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (12.92%) LabVIEW
2 35 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 26 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 24 (7.38%) JBehave
5 22 (6.77%) Selenium
6 21 (6.46%) gulp
6 21 (6.46%) Subversion
7 20 (6.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (5.54%) Maven
9 17 (5.23%) NUnit
10 15 (4.62%) Git (software)
11 10 (3.08%) Grunt
12 9 (2.77%) Jenkins
13 8 (2.46%) Ant
13 8 (2.46%) JIRA
13 8 (2.46%) Moq
13 8 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (2.46%) SpecFlow
13 8 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 49 (15.08%) Telecoms
2 29 (8.92%) Finance
3 18 (5.54%) Games
4 11 (3.38%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.46%) Electronics
6 5 (1.54%) Publishing
7 4 (1.23%) Automotive
7 4 (1.23%) Retail
8 3 (0.92%) Banking
8 3 (0.92%) Billing
8 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 213 (65.54%) Developer
2 111 (34.15%) Software Engineer
3 82 (25.23%) .NET Developer
4 80 (24.62%) C# Developer
5 60 (18.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (12.92%) Senior Developer
7 39 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 35 (10.77%) .NET Software Engineer
9 34 (10.46%) Software Developer
10 33 (10.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (10.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (10.15%) Web Developer
11 31 (9.54%) JavaScript Developer
12 30 (9.23%) C# Software Engineer
13 29 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 28 (8.62%) .NET Software Developer
14 28 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (8.31%) C# Software Developer
15 27 (8.31%) Senior .NET Developer
16 25 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (37.54%) .NET
2 108 (33.23%) AngularJS
3 101 (31.08%) HTML
4 97 (29.85%) ASP.NET
5 68 (20.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (20.31%) Node.js
7 58 (17.85%) CSS
8 44 (13.54%) RabbitMQ
9 43 (13.23%) SignalR
10 40 (12.31%) jQuery
10 40 (12.31%) WebSockets
11 32 (9.85%) PhoneGap
12 28 (8.62%) Web Services
13 22 (6.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (6.77%) ZeroMQ
14 20 (6.15%) CodeMirror
14 20 (6.15%) D3.js
14 20 (6.15%) Spring
15 19 (5.85%) JSON
15 19 (5.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 118 (36.31%) Computer Science
2 49 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.62%) Spread Betting
4 14 (4.31%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.38%) User Experience
6 10 (3.08%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.08%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.77%) Fintech
8 8 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.54%) Robotics
10 5 (1.54%) SCADA
11 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.23%) RIA
12 3 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.92%) Life Science
12 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.92%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.92%) Smart Home
13 2 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.46%) Linux
2 41 (12.62%) Windows
3 12 (3.69%) Unix
4 9 (2.77%) Android
4 9 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (29.54%) MVC
2 94 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (21.23%) Web Development
4 57 (17.54%) OO
5 50 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 49 (15.08%) Scrum
7 41 (12.62%) Mathematics
7 41 (12.62%) OOD
7 41 (12.62%) Physics
8 29 (8.92%) Continuous Deployment
9 27 (8.31%) DevOps
10 25 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 25 (7.69%) Image Processing
11 24 (7.38%) High Availability
12 22 (6.77%) OOP
13 21 (6.46%) TDD
14 20 (6.15%) Open Source
15 18 (5.54%) Data Visualisation
15 18 (5.54%) Visualisation
16 17 (5.23%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 149 (45.85%) C#
2 98 (30.15%) JavaScript
3 90 (27.69%) C++
4 89 (27.38%) Java
5 79 (24.31%) SQL
6 45 (13.85%) TypeScript
7 44 (13.54%) C
8 22 (6.77%) Python
9 21 (6.46%) ES6
10 17 (5.23%) PHP
11 14 (4.31%) VB
12 13 (4.00%) VB.NET
13 12 (3.69%) PowerShell
14 11 (3.38%) MATLAB
15 8 (2.46%) Objective-C
16 7 (2.15%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.85%) Embedded C
18 5 (1.54%) Ruby
18 5 (1.54%) VBA
19 4 (1.23%) Ada
Qualifications
1 111 (34.15%) Degree
2 26 (8.00%) PhD
3 15 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.08%) BC Cleared
4 10 (3.08%) MCP
5 5 (1.54%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.08%) SLA
2 9 (2.77%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) SDET
4 2 (0.62%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.31%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) MISRA
5 1 (0.31%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (10.77%) Grafana
1 35 (10.77%) Graphite
2 13 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.62%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.46%) Oracle
3 5 (1.54%) Dell
3 5 (1.54%) Sage
3 5 (1.54%) SonicWALL
3 5 (1.54%) Symantec
4 3 (0.92%) Google
5 2 (0.62%) HP
5 2 (0.62%) IBM
5 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - pension, flexibens
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27-35k 25 days holiday + bank holidays, 6% Pension and much more
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Kings Langley
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hitchin
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago