The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 73.33% 33.93% 53.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 74.58% 33.93% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 15
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £42,500
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 Hertford 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
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 56 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 98.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 54 28
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Developer
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Developer Salary Trend in Hertford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hertford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 58 (65.91%) JavaScript
2 50 (56.82%) SQL
3 46 (52.27%) Java
3 46 (52.27%) Degree
4 45 (51.14%) SQL Server
5 42 (47.73%) JSP
6 38 (43.18%) Web Services
7 37 (42.05%) XML
7 37 (42.05%) Servlets
8 35 (39.77%) MVC
9 34 (38.64%) MySQL
10 30 (34.09%) HTML
10 30 (34.09%) CSS
11 29 (32.95%) JDBC
11 29 (32.95%) .NET
11 29 (32.95%) Software Engineering
12 28 (31.82%) Hibernate
13 27 (30.68%) Oracle
13 27 (30.68%) C#
13 27 (30.68%) XSLT
13 27 (30.68%) Spring
14 26 (29.55%) Computer Science
15 25 (28.41%) Multithreading
15 25 (28.41%) Maven
15 25 (28.41%) Retail
15 25 (28.41%) Subversion
15 25 (28.41%) Ant
16 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
17 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET
17 23 (26.14%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 12 (13.64%) Drupal
2 10 (11.36%) JBoss
2 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.36%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.36%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.68%) Node.js
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
1 1 (1.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (51.14%) SQL Server
2 34 (38.64%) MySQL
3 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Maven
1 25 (28.41%) Subversion
1 25 (28.41%) Ant
2 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.41%) Moq
4 3 (3.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (28.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.14%) Marketing
2 1 (1.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) JSP
2 38 (43.18%) Web Services
3 37 (42.05%) XML
3 37 (42.05%) Servlets
4 30 (34.09%) HTML
4 30 (34.09%) CSS
5 29 (32.95%) JDBC
5 29 (32.95%) .NET
6 28 (31.82%) Hibernate
7 27 (30.68%) XSLT
7 27 (30.68%) Spring
8 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET
8 23 (26.14%) J2EE
9 18 (20.45%) HTML5
10 17 (19.32%) jQuery
11 12 (13.64%) WCF
11 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (11.36%) Struts
12 10 (11.36%) Swing
13 9 (10.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.05%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.09%) Physics
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) MVC
2 29 (32.95%) Software Engineering
3 25 (28.41%) Multithreading
4 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.45%) OO
6 11 (12.50%) CRM
7 10 (11.36%) Scrum
7 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Web Development
8 9 (10.23%) ERP
8 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.82%) User Stories
10 5 (5.68%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (5.68%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.68%) Android Development
10 5 (5.68%) iOS Development
10 5 (5.68%) OO PHP
10 5 (5.68%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) SOA
10 5 (5.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) JavaScript
2 50 (56.82%) SQL
3 46 (52.27%) Java
4 27 (30.68%) C#
5 21 (23.86%) C
6 15 (17.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.68%) PHP5
8 3 (3.41%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (52.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) WCAG
2 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Oracle
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) Zend
4 1 (1.14%) Cognos
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