The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 46.67% 26.53% 75.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.85% 28.26% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 31
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 86.67% 93.88% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 40
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Developer
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Developer Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 15 (37.50%) Web Services
6 15 (37.50%) HTML5
7 14 (35.00%) .NET
8 12 (30.00%) C#
8 12 (30.00%) PHP
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (30.00%) Linux
9 11 (27.50%) LAMP
9 11 (27.50%) User Experience
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) Oracle
11 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (20.00%) Drupal
12 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
12 8 (20.00%) Dojo
12 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
13 7 (17.50%) JSP
13 7 (17.50%) Struts
14 6 (15.00%) Python
14 6 (15.00%) UNIX
14 6 (15.00%) WCF
14 6 (15.00%) WPF
14 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
14 6 (15.00%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) Drupal
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Ant
2 3 (7.50%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
2 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 15 (37.50%) HTML5
3 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (27.50%) LAMP
6 8 (20.00%) Dojo
7 7 (17.50%) JSP
7 7 (17.50%) Struts
8 6 (15.00%) WCF
8 6 (15.00%) WPF
8 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
8 6 (15.00%) Spring
9 5 (12.50%) Struts2
9 5 (12.50%) J2EE
10 4 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 4 (10.00%) CSS3
11 3 (7.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Informatics
4 2 (5.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) B2B
3 4 (10.00%) B2C
3 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.50%) MVC
5 2 (5.00%) SEO
5 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Web Design
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.50%) UX Design
6 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) PHP
5 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (15.00%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
9 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.00%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
10 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe
4 3 (7.50%) Sybase
5 2 (5.00%) SAP