Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 11.87% 8.06% 5.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.94% 10.24% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Stevenage median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £43,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £49,125 £51,250 £61,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 174 166 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 79.45% 78.67% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108 142 162
Stevenage median annual salary £37,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.22% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,138 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Stevenage

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Stevenage over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 20 (76.92%) C++
2 18 (69.23%) C
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 9 (34.62%) Electronics
5 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
5 9 (34.62%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
7 7 (26.92%) Procedural Programming
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) LabWindows
7 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
8 6 (23.08%) Automotive
8 6 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Threat Modelling
9 5 (19.23%) MISRA
9 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
9 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
9 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Ada
10 4 (15.38%) OO

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) 4G
2 2 (7.69%) 5G
2 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.69%) LTE
2 2 (7.69%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (34.62%) Electronics
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
4 6 (23.08%) Automotive
5 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Development Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Build Manager
5 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (7.69%) VxWorks
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
2 7 (26.92%) Procedural Programming
2 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
3 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
4 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Threat Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Signal Processing
6 2 (7.69%) Image Processing
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Physics
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Video Processing
6 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C++
2 18 (69.23%) C
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) Ada
6 4 (15.38%) Java
7 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) MISRA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Intel
2 2 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) IBM