The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 53 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.14% 2.91% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 Hemel Hempstead 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
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 180 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 94.29% 87.38% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 291 165 191
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
4 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) MySQL
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 7 (43.75%) MS Access
7 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
7 7 (43.75%) Coaching
8 6 (37.50%) Banking
8 6 (37.50%) Retail
8 6 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (37.50%) Marketing
8 6 (37.50%) Business Development
8 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (37.50%) QA
8 6 (37.50%) Android
8 6 (37.50%) Product Management
8 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 6 (37.50%) Assembly Language
8 6 (37.50%) Firmware
8 6 (37.50%) C
8 6 (37.50%) C++
8 6 (37.50%) Java

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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.

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 7 (43.75%) MS Access
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) DTS
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
2 1 (6.25%) DHTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Android
3 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Coaching
3 6 (37.50%) Business Development
3 6 (37.50%) Product Management
3 6 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Document Management
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Assembly Language
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft