The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 642 623 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.35% 26.41% 29.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.90% 27.26% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 600 545 525
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2301 2285 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.46% 96.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1879 1553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 128 £45,000 +12.50% 8
St Albans 0 107 £45,000 - 9
Hemel Hempstead +5 70 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Borehamwood 0 41 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Stevenage +6 37 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Rickmansworth -16 17 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Letchworth +4 16 £31,000 -21.51% 3
Broxbourne - 15 £47,500 - 9
Royston 0 12 £44,500 +36.92%
Hitchin +2 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Hoddesdon -4 10 £28,000 -37.77%
Harpenden +1 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Welwyn Garden City -7 9 £53,750 +26.47% 7
Berkhamsted +2 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Potters Bar +11 3 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Tring - 3 £42,500 -
Cheshunt - 3 £50,000 -
Waltham Cross - 2 £38,750 - 2
Sawbridgeworth 0 1 £22,500 +50.00%
Hertford -9 1 £35,000 -23.91% 3
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 686 (52.85%) .NET
2 664 (51.16%) SQL
3 636 (49.00%) JavaScript
4 617 (47.53%) C#
5 545 (41.99%) HTML
6 497 (38.29%) MVC
7 494 (38.06%) ASP.NET
8 487 (37.52%) SQL Server
9 486 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
10 416 (32.05%) CSS
11 314 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 312 (24.04%) jQuery
13 299 (23.04%) Java
14 285 (21.96%) TDD
15 230 (17.72%) Oracle
16 219 (16.87%) Finance
17 216 (16.64%) Microsoft
18 211 (16.26%) Scrum
18 211 (16.26%) XML
18 211 (16.26%) Windows
18 211 (16.26%) OO
19 206 (15.87%) Degree
20 201 (15.49%) HTML5
21 182 (14.02%) Software Engineering
22 176 (13.56%) Web Services
23 174 (13.41%) Ajax
24 173 (13.33%) T-SQL
25 165 (12.71%) CSS3
26 164 (12.63%) Web Development
27 163 (12.56%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 81 (6.24%) SharePoint
2 72 (5.55%) IIS
3 71 (5.47%) Tomcat
4 62 (4.78%) Node.js
5 58 (4.47%) WebSphere
6 47 (3.62%) JBoss
6 47 (3.62%) Apache
7 32 (2.47%) WebLogic
7 32 (2.47%) CMS
8 21 (1.62%) ColdFusion
9 13 (1.00%) Drupal
9 13 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 13 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.00%) WordPress
9 13 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.54%) EPiServer CMS
11 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 156 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (0.92%) MS Office
5 11 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.62%) InDesign
7 5 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.39%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.077%) MS Project
9 1 (0.077%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.077%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.54%) Fredhopper
4 7 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.46%) Magento
6 1 (0.077%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.16%) SaaS
3 20 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.92%) Office 365
5 5 (0.39%) GitHub
6 4 (0.31%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.077%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.00%) Internet
2 23 (1.77%) HTTP
3 6 (0.46%) iBeacon
4 4 (0.31%) VoIP
5 3 (0.23%) Skype
6 2 (0.15%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.15%) Telnet
6 2 (0.15%) SSH
6 2 (0.15%) CTI
6 2 (0.15%) Intranet
7 1 (0.077%) 3G
7 1 (0.077%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.077%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.077%) LTE
7 1 (0.077%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.077%) Firewall
7 1 (0.077%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (37.52%) SQL Server
2 143 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 105 (8.09%) NoSQL
5 101 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 90 (6.93%) MySQL
7 82 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
8 80 (6.16%) Relational Database
9 64 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 60 (4.62%) Oracle Database
11 57 (4.39%) MongoDB
12 44 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.85%) QlikView
13 24 (1.85%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.77%) DTS
15 22 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (1.62%) Oracle ODI
17 20 (1.54%) Sybase ASE
18 14 (1.08%) CouchDB
18 14 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 144 (11.09%) Git (software)
2 108 (8.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 105 (8.09%) Subversion
4 77 (5.93%) NUnit
5 73 (5.62%) Visual Studio
6 68 (5.24%) TeamCity
7 66 (5.08%) Selenium
8 57 (4.39%) Eclipse
9 40 (3.08%) JUnit
10 33 (2.54%) JIRA
11 30 (2.31%) Maven
11 30 (2.31%) Ant
12 29 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
13 26 (2.00%) Xcode
14 23 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
14 23 (1.77%) MSTest
15 18 (1.39%) Bitbucket
15 18 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
16 17 (1.31%) Moq
16 17 (1.31%) ReSharper
General
1 219 (16.87%) Finance
2 51 (3.93%) Retail
2 51 (3.93%) Marketing
3 47 (3.62%) Games
4 23 (1.77%) Banking
5 18 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.62%) Automotive
9 8 (0.62%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.46%) Billing
10 6 (0.46%) Advertising
10 6 (0.46%) Electronics
11 3 (0.23%) Law
11 3 (0.23%) French Language
12 2 (0.15%) German Language
12 2 (0.15%) Legal
12 2 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (52.85%) .NET
2 545 (41.99%) HTML
3 494 (38.06%) ASP.NET
4 416 (32.05%) CSS
5 314 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 312 (24.04%) jQuery
7 211 (16.26%) XML
8 201 (15.49%) HTML5
9 176 (13.56%) Web Services
10 174 (13.41%) Ajax
11 165 (12.71%) CSS3
12 153 (11.79%) WCF
13 152 (11.71%) .NET Framework
14 149 (11.48%) AngularJS
15 135 (10.40%) Spring
16 121 (9.32%) Entity Framework
17 103 (7.94%) J2EE
18 102 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 83 (6.39%) XSLT
20 80 (6.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (6.32%) Computer Science
2 54 (4.16%) User Experience
3 51 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.47%) Mathematics
5 39 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 31 (2.39%) Social Media
7 29 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 29 (2.23%) BBC
8 28 (2.16%) iPad
9 22 (1.69%) iPhone
10 18 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.16%) Chemistry
12 13 (1.00%) Physics
12 13 (1.00%) Xbox
12 13 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (0.92%) FMCG
14 11 (0.85%) NHS
14 11 (0.85%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 10 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 211 (16.26%) Windows
2 163 (12.56%) Linux
3 87 (6.70%) Android
4 78 (6.01%) Apple iOS
5 69 (5.32%) UNIX
6 24 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 22 (1.69%) AIX
8 19 (1.46%) Solaris
9 15 (1.16%) HPUX
10 12 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.077%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (38.29%) MVC
2 486 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (21.96%) TDD
4 211 (16.26%) Scrum
4 211 (16.26%) OO
5 182 (14.02%) Software Engineering
6 164 (12.63%) Web Development
7 103 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
8 96 (7.40%) Multithreading
9 84 (6.47%) OOP
9 84 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (6.47%) Open Source
10 82 (6.32%) Web Application Development
10 82 (6.32%) Mobile Development
11 80 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 74 (5.70%) SOA
13 73 (5.62%) BDD
14 70 (5.39%) Analytics
15 69 (5.32%) ETL
16 53 (4.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 664 (51.16%) SQL
2 636 (49.00%) JavaScript
3 617 (47.53%) C#
4 299 (23.04%) Java
5 173 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 123 (9.48%) PL/SQL
7 121 (9.32%) PHP
8 105 (8.09%) C++
9 99 (7.63%) VB.NET
10 70 (5.39%) Objective-C
11 68 (5.24%) C
12 66 (5.08%) Ruby
13 53 (4.08%) Python
14 45 (3.47%) Perl
15 27 (2.08%) VB
16 26 (2.00%) Bash Shell
17 23 (1.77%) VBA
18 18 (1.39%) VBScript
19 13 (1.00%) XPath
20 12 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 206 (15.87%) Degree
2 29 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 14 (1.08%) PhD
6 12 (0.92%) ISEB
7 5 (0.39%) MCSD
8 3 (0.23%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.077%) PMP
10 1 (0.077%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.39%) QA
2 9 (0.69%) HL7
2 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.62%) SLA
4 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.077%) WAI
6 1 (0.077%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (1.23%) Firmware
2 3 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.077%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.46%) Puppet
2 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.077%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.077%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 230 (17.72%) Oracle
2 216 (16.64%) Microsoft
3 61 (4.70%) IBM
4 48 (3.70%) Google
5 46 (3.54%) Adobe
6 41 (3.16%) Facebook
7 32 (2.47%) Apple
8 29 (2.23%) Yahoo!
8 29 (2.23%) Zend
8 29 (2.23%) Sony
8 29 (2.23%) Talend
9 25 (1.93%) Telerik
9 25 (1.93%) Sybase
10 24 (1.85%) SAP
11 23 (1.77%) Tableau
12 22 (1.69%) Informatica
13 19 (1.46%) Xamarin
14 18 (1.39%) Jaspersoft
15 17 (1.31%) Cognos
16 16 (1.23%) New Relic
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago