The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 18 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 6.19% 2.48% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 2.61% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -25.00%  
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 Stevenage. 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
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 96 115 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 98.97% 95.04% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 88 100 71
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Stevenage

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Stevenage

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stevenage region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) C
4 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
5 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Tcl
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) LINQ
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) OOD
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (11.11%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) LINQ
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Tcl
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
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