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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 590 630 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.95% 31.77% 29.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.08% 33.35% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 514 582 812
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
2262 1889 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.64% 95.26% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1556 2420
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
St Albans +3 120 £45,000 +18.42% 9
Watford -10 82 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Hertford +1 45 £41,000 +17.14% 7
Stevenage -1 41 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Hemel Hempstead -9 35 £43,500 +20.83% 4
Welwyn Garden City -2 23 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Hitchin -13 17 £42,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 16 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Borehamwood +3 15 £34,500 +15.00% 4
Hoddesdon 0 12 £45,000 +100.00%
Rickmansworth +4 7 £23,500 -53.00% 1
Letchworth -12 5 £35,000 -2.77%
Potters Bar -6 4 £35,000 -
Berkhamsted - 4 £35,000 - 2
Harpenden -1 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Royston -5 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 572 (45.91%) .NET
2 556 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 535 (42.94%) C#
4 499 (40.05%) SQL
5 483 (38.76%) HTML
6 434 (34.83%) CSS
7 430 (34.51%) ASP.NET
8 428 (34.35%) SQL Server
9 354 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
10 346 (27.77%) MVC
11 306 (24.56%) Java
12 287 (23.03%) jQuery
13 264 (21.19%) Degree
14 237 (19.02%) XML
15 231 (18.54%) OO
16 229 (18.38%) HTML5
17 217 (17.42%) TDD
18 216 (17.34%) Web Services
19 214 (17.17%) Microsoft
20 211 (16.93%) Oracle
21 191 (15.33%) Software Engineering
22 185 (14.85%) PHP
22 185 (14.85%) Finance
23 184 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
24 169 (13.56%) Computer Science
25 165 (13.24%) MySQL
26 154 (12.36%) Linux
27 142 (11.40%) WCF
28 141 (11.32%) Web Development
29 136 (10.91%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 87 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 85 (6.82%) CMS
3 73 (5.86%) Node.js
4 58 (4.65%) IIS
5 53 (4.25%) Tomcat
6 48 (3.85%) JBoss
7 45 (3.61%) WebSphere
8 39 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 38 (3.05%) Drupal
9 38 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 35 (2.81%) Apache
11 31 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (1.04%) GlassFish
13 13 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.96%) WordPress
15 11 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.88%) EPiServer CMS
15 11 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 112 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.21%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (1.04%) MS Office
4 13 (1.04%) Mingle
5 12 (0.96%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.080%) InDesign
9 1 (0.080%) DOC1
9 1 (0.080%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.44%) Magento
2 17 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.56%) WebTrends
3 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.48%) Tridion
5 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.32%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.32%) SAP APO
7 3 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.080%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.080%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.01%) SaaS
2 18 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.88%) PaaS
4 6 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.40%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.080%) Office 365
8 1 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.080%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.49%) Internet
2 17 (1.36%) HTTP
3 14 (1.12%) Intranet
4 9 (0.72%) VoIP
5 8 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.48%) CTI
7 5 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.40%) Wireless
8 3 (0.24%) PBX
8 3 (0.24%) IPv4
9 2 (0.16%) SS7
9 2 (0.16%) TCAP
9 2 (0.16%) INAP
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.16%) LDAP
9 2 (0.16%) RTSP
9 2 (0.16%) SIGTRAN
9 2 (0.16%) 4G
10 1 (0.080%) Network Security
10 1 (0.080%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (34.35%) SQL Server
2 165 (13.24%) MySQL
3 118 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 93 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 73 (5.86%) NoSQL
6 71 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 68 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 66 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (3.69%) Oracle Database
10 39 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 35 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 30 (2.41%) DB2
14 27 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
15 26 (2.09%) MongoDB
16 20 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
19 14 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 122 (9.79%) Subversion
2 114 (9.15%) Git (software)
3 108 (8.67%) Visual Studio
4 59 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 55 (4.41%) NUnit
6 47 (3.77%) Ant
7 46 (3.69%) Maven
8 35 (2.81%) Eclipse
9 32 (2.57%) Oracle Forms
10 31 (2.49%) TeamCity
11 26 (2.09%) Selenium
12 23 (1.85%) JUnit
13 20 (1.61%) Mercurial
14 19 (1.52%) Moq
15 13 (1.04%) MSTest
15 13 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 13 (1.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 13 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.96%) CruiseControl
17 11 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 185 (14.85%) Finance
2 110 (8.83%) Retail
3 56 (4.49%) Marketing
4 44 (3.53%) Games
5 25 (2.01%) Banking
6 24 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.52%) Advertising
9 16 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.88%) Back Office
11 9 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.56%) Billing
13 4 (0.32%) Law
13 4 (0.32%) Legal
14 3 (0.24%) Publishing
15 1 (0.080%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.080%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (45.91%) .NET
2 483 (38.76%) HTML
3 434 (34.83%) CSS
4 430 (34.51%) ASP.NET
5 287 (23.03%) jQuery
6 237 (19.02%) XML
7 229 (18.38%) HTML5
8 216 (17.34%) Web Services
9 184 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 142 (11.40%) WCF
11 136 (10.91%) Ajax
12 135 (10.83%) CSS3
13 105 (8.43%) J2EE
14 101 (8.11%) .NET Framework
15 91 (7.30%) Spring
15 91 (7.30%) XHTML
16 89 (7.14%) JSP
17 78 (6.26%) XSLT
18 75 (6.02%) SOAP
19 68 (5.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 169 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 85 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (5.06%) User Experience
4 49 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 37 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 35 (2.81%) Social Media
7 31 (2.49%) Mathematics
8 27 (2.17%) W3C
9 24 (1.93%) BBC
10 23 (1.85%) Kindle
11 18 (1.44%) N-Tier
12 17 (1.36%) Open Source
13 14 (1.12%) Artificial Intelligence
14 12 (0.96%) Physics
14 12 (0.96%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.80%) Digital Media
16 10 (0.80%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 154 (12.36%) Linux
2 109 (8.75%) Windows
3 90 (7.22%) UNIX
4 46 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 44 (3.53%) Android
6 30 (2.41%) AIX
7 24 (1.93%) HPUX
8 18 (1.44%) Solaris
9 13 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.72%) Debian
11 8 (0.64%) OpenBSD
11 8 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
11 8 (0.64%) FreeBSD
12 7 (0.56%) CentOS
12 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (27.77%) MVC
3 231 (18.54%) OO
4 217 (17.42%) TDD
5 191 (15.33%) Software Engineering
6 141 (11.32%) Web Development
7 118 (9.47%) E-Commerce
8 116 (9.31%) Scrum
9 94 (7.54%) BDD
10 88 (7.06%) Multithreading
11 86 (6.90%) Web Application Development
12 74 (5.94%) SOA
13 70 (5.62%) OOP
14 65 (5.22%) Unit Testing
15 57 (4.57%) Analytics
16 49 (3.93%) Mentoring
17 43 (3.45%) CRM
18 39 (3.13%) CQRS
19 38 (3.05%) Web Design
20 37 (2.97%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 556 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 535 (42.94%) C#
3 499 (40.05%) SQL
4 306 (24.56%) Java
5 185 (14.85%) PHP
6 100 (8.03%) C++
7 92 (7.38%) T-SQL
8 81 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 78 (6.26%) PL/SQL
10 73 (5.86%) C
11 67 (5.38%) Python
12 62 (4.98%) VB
13 39 (3.13%) PHP5
14 38 (3.05%) Ruby
15 33 (2.65%) Perl
16 31 (2.49%) PowerShell
17 29 (2.33%) Shell Script
18 28 (2.25%) VB6
19 18 (1.44%) Bash Shell
20 16 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 264 (21.19%) Degree
2 33 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.28%) MCTS
5 11 (0.88%) Sun Certification
6 9 (0.72%) MCITP
6 9 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.72%) MCSE
7 8 (0.64%) OCP
7 8 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.56%) MCSD
9 2 (0.16%) MCP
9 2 (0.16%) MCSA
10 1 (0.080%) MCT
10 1 (0.080%) ISEB
10 1 (0.080%) VCP4
10 1 (0.080%) VCP5
10 1 (0.080%) MBCS
10 1 (0.080%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.65%) QA
2 31 (2.49%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.64%) WAI
4 7 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.40%) WCAG
6 2 (0.16%) SLA
7 1 (0.080%) HL7
7 1 (0.080%) DICOM
System Software
1 9 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.080%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.080%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.080%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.080%) Nagios
Vendors
1 214 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 211 (16.93%) Oracle
3 50 (4.01%) Google
4 45 (3.61%) Zend
5 38 (3.05%) EPiServer
6 36 (2.89%) Adobe
7 30 (2.41%) Facebook
8 25 (2.01%) Business Objects
9 24 (1.93%) IBM
9 24 (1.93%) Apple
9 24 (1.93%) Sony
9 24 (1.93%) Yahoo!
10 15 (1.20%) SAP
11 12 (0.96%) ATG
12 11 (0.88%) Sun
12 11 (0.88%) Interwoven
12 11 (0.88%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.80%) Micro Focus
14 9 (0.72%) HP
14 9 (0.72%) BEA
Hertfordshire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harnham
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday