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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 86.11% 33.33% 51.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 86.11% 33.33% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 22
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
36 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 43
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hertford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (79.73%) JavaScript
2 52 (70.27%) Java
3 46 (62.16%) JSP
4 43 (58.11%) SQL
5 42 (56.76%) Servlets
6 37 (50.00%) Web Services
6 37 (50.00%) XML
6 37 (50.00%) Degree
7 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
8 31 (41.89%) MySQL
8 31 (41.89%) Spring
9 30 (40.54%) JDBC
10 29 (39.19%) Hibernate
10 29 (39.19%) XSLT
10 29 (39.19%) Oracle
11 28 (37.84%) Retail
11 28 (37.84%) Subversion
12 27 (36.49%) Maven
12 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
12 27 (36.49%) Multithreading
12 27 (36.49%) J2EE
12 27 (36.49%) Ant
13 23 (31.08%) Mobile App
14 22 (29.73%) MVC
15 20 (27.03%) C
15 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
16 19 (25.68%) OO
17 18 (24.32%) HTML
17 18 (24.32%) CSS
18 17 (22.97%) .NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.16%) WebLogic
1 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
1 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.05%) Drupal
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) concrete5
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 31 (41.89%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Subversion
2 27 (36.49%) Maven
2 27 (36.49%) Ant
3 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.05%) Moq
5 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (37.84%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (62.16%) JSP
2 42 (56.76%) Servlets
3 37 (50.00%) Web Services
3 37 (50.00%) XML
4 31 (41.89%) Spring
5 30 (40.54%) JDBC
6 29 (39.19%) XSLT
6 29 (39.19%) Hibernate
7 27 (36.49%) J2EE
8 18 (24.32%) HTML
8 18 (24.32%) CSS
9 17 (22.97%) .NET
10 14 (18.92%) Struts
11 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.51%) WCF
13 8 (10.81%) jQuery
13 8 (10.81%) Swing
14 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (9.46%) CSS3
15 6 (8.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Mobile App
2 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Android
1 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
1 27 (36.49%) Multithreading
2 22 (29.73%) MVC
3 19 (25.68%) OO
4 11 (14.86%) Web Development
5 10 (13.51%) CRM
6 8 (10.81%) Scrum
7 7 (9.46%) Workflow
7 7 (9.46%) ERP
7 7 (9.46%) SOA
7 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.46%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (9.46%) Android Development
7 7 (9.46%) iOS Development
7 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.76%) OOP
9 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 59 (79.73%) JavaScript
2 52 (70.27%) Java
3 43 (58.11%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) C
5 16 (21.62%) C#
6 5 (6.76%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) JBoss
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Zend
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