The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden - - 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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 Harpenden 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
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 11
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Harpenden region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Harpenden

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harpenden region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harpenden region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) NCover
2 2 (66.67%) NCrunch
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA