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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 76.09% 22.64% 41.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 77.78% 22.64% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 14
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
45 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 97.83% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 34
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hertford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 63 (82.89%) JavaScript
2 50 (65.79%) Java
3 49 (64.47%) SQL
4 45 (59.21%) JSP
5 41 (53.95%) Servlets
6 39 (51.32%) Web Services
6 39 (51.32%) XML
7 38 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 36 (47.37%) Degree
9 35 (46.05%) MySQL
10 30 (39.47%) JDBC
10 30 (39.47%) Spring
11 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
11 29 (38.16%) Oracle
11 29 (38.16%) XSLT
12 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
13 27 (35.53%) Maven
13 27 (35.53%) Retail
13 27 (35.53%) Subversion
13 27 (35.53%) Multithreading
13 27 (35.53%) Ant
13 27 (35.53%) MVC
14 25 (32.89%) J2EE
15 23 (30.26%) HTML
15 23 (30.26%) CSS
15 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
16 21 (27.63%) C
16 21 (27.63%) .NET
17 19 (25.00%) C#
17 19 (25.00%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
1 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
1 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.26%) Drupal
3 4 (5.26%) Node.js
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Intranet
1 1 (1.32%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (46.05%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) DTS
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Maven
1 27 (35.53%) Subversion
1 27 (35.53%) Ant
2 6 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.95%) Moq
4 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.63%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (35.53%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) JSP
2 41 (53.95%) Servlets
3 39 (51.32%) Web Services
3 39 (51.32%) XML
4 30 (39.47%) JDBC
4 30 (39.47%) Spring
5 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
5 29 (38.16%) XSLT
6 25 (32.89%) J2EE
7 23 (30.26%) HTML
7 23 (30.26%) CSS
8 21 (27.63%) .NET
9 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 16 (21.05%) jQuery
10 12 (15.79%) WCF
10 12 (15.79%) Struts
11 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (13.16%) HTML5
12 9 (11.84%) CSS3
13 8 (10.53%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Physics
4 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Android
1 6 (7.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 27 (35.53%) Multithreading
2 27 (35.53%) MVC
3 19 (25.00%) OO
4 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.16%) CRM
5 10 (13.16%) Scrum
5 10 (13.16%) Web Development
6 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.21%) ERP
9 6 (7.89%) SOA
9 6 (7.89%) Workflow
9 6 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.89%) Android Development
9 6 (7.89%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.26%) Software Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) OO PHP
11 3 (3.95%) TDD
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) JavaScript
2 50 (65.79%) Java
3 49 (64.47%) SQL
4 21 (27.63%) C
5 19 (25.00%) C#
6 7 (9.21%) PHP
7 4 (5.26%) PHP5
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) WCAG
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) JBoss
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Zend
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