The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 16 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.64% 11.32% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.95% 11.32% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
43 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 97.73% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 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 £53,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Hertford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) JSP
3 24 (82.76%) Servlets
4 17 (58.62%) J2EE
5 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 15 (51.72%) Web Services
6 15 (51.72%) XML
6 15 (51.72%) Mobile App
7 12 (41.38%) OO
7 12 (41.38%) MySQL
7 12 (41.38%) Oracle
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
8 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
8 11 (37.93%) Subversion
8 11 (37.93%) Spring
8 11 (37.93%) Maven
8 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
8 11 (37.93%) Ant
8 11 (37.93%) JDBC
9 10 (34.48%) XSLT
9 10 (34.48%) Retail
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) C
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
12 5 (17.24%) Struts
13 4 (13.79%) C#
13 4 (13.79%) HTML

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
1 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Ant
1 11 (37.93%) Subversion
1 11 (37.93%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (34.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) JSP
2 24 (82.76%) Servlets
3 17 (58.62%) J2EE
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 15 (51.72%) XML
5 11 (37.93%) JDBC
5 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
5 11 (37.93%) Spring
6 10 (34.48%) XSLT
7 5 (17.24%) Struts
8 4 (13.79%) WCF
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) Swing
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.79%) CSS
8 4 (13.79%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (13.79%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) C
5 4 (13.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss