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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 13.64% 5.41% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.63% 6.32% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +77.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 41 95 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 93.18% 85.59% 81.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 82
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,975 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) Tcl
7 2 (13.33%) Ada
7 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Automotive
7 2 (13.33%) Kanban
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Cryptography

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 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) Drools
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) OOD
2 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Tcl
6 2 (13.33%) Ada
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat