The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Letchworth during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
Rank 29 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 1.11% - 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Letchworth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Letchworth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 88 42 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 97.78% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 40 28
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £90,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Letchworth that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Letchworth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Letchworth

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Letchworth region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Ada
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth 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 (50.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ada
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM