The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 4.55% 5.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 6.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £46,250 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.12% -  
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 44 97 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 100.00% 87.39% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 68 94
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) C
4 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
5 3 (37.50%) Tcl
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) VSAT
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++