The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Royston 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hertfordshire / Royston
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Royston 10.00% 17.50% 18.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 19.44% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +3.44%  
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 Royston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Royston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 20 36 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 100.00% 90.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 23
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £45,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Royston 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 Royston

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Royston

Software Engineering
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 27 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 Royston region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared