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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 43 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 58.11% 50.00% 44.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 62.32% 50.00% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 19
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
69 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 93.24% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 39 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,100
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 28 November 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hertford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
1 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 40 (54.79%) Degree
3 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
4 34 (46.58%) MVC
5 32 (43.84%) .NET
6 30 (41.10%) C#
7 29 (39.73%) HTML
7 29 (39.73%) CSS
8 28 (38.36%) Web Services
8 28 (38.36%) XML
8 28 (38.36%) Java
9 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
10 26 (35.62%) JSP
11 25 (34.25%) Computer Science
11 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
12 24 (32.88%) MySQL
13 23 (31.51%) Servlets
14 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
16 19 (26.03%) JDBC
16 19 (26.03%) XSLT
16 19 (26.03%) Hibernate
17 18 (24.66%) jQuery
17 18 (24.66%) HTML5
18 17 (23.29%) Oracle
18 17 (23.29%) C
18 17 (23.29%) Retail
19 16 (21.92%) Subversion
19 16 (21.92%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (17.81%) Drupal
2 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
1 1 (1.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.88%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Subversion
1 16 (21.92%) Maven
1 16 (21.92%) Ant
2 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.85%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) Moq
4 2 (2.74%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (23.29%) Retail
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) .NET
2 29 (39.73%) HTML
2 29 (39.73%) CSS
3 28 (38.36%) Web Services
3 28 (38.36%) XML
4 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET
5 26 (35.62%) JSP
6 23 (31.51%) Servlets
7 19 (26.03%) JDBC
7 19 (26.03%) XSLT
7 19 (26.03%) Hibernate
8 18 (24.66%) jQuery
8 18 (24.66%) HTML5
9 16 (21.92%) Spring
10 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (16.44%) WCF
11 11 (15.07%) J2EE
12 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
13 9 (12.33%) CSS3
14 7 (9.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
2 8 (10.96%) Physics
3 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) MVC
2 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
3 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.92%) Multithreading
5 14 (19.18%) OO
6 10 (13.70%) Scrum
7 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.96%) User Stories
9 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.22%) CRM
11 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
11 5 (6.85%) TDD
11 5 (6.85%) OO PHP
12 4 (5.48%) ERP
13 3 (4.11%) OOD
13 3 (4.11%) OOP
13 3 (4.11%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (4.11%) Web Development
14 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
1 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 30 (41.10%) C#
3 28 (38.36%) Java
4 17 (23.29%) C
5 15 (20.55%) PHP
6 6 (8.22%) C++
7 5 (6.85%) PHP5
8 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.74%) Ruby
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (54.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) Cognos