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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 10 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 2.86% 97.30% 39.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 97.30% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 36 16
Average salary £24,000 £45,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.25% -11.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
23 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 65.71% 100.00% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 38
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £70,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) NFS
5 4 (33.33%) WSDL
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) XSL
5 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Drupal
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSL
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) WSDL
5 1 (8.33%) JavaBeans
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) DHTML
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) IBM