The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 14 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 12.86% - 21.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.85% - 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 8
Average salary £41,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software 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
65 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 92.86% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Hertford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Hertford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) XML
5 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
5 9 (56.25%) WCF
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) WCAG
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) User Stories
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) User Experience

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) JSP
5 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) JDBC
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
1 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) OOD
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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