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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 677 653 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.98% 26.00% 23.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.54% 27.11% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 595 575 530
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
2217 2409 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.90% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1942 2017
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 £26,200 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +5 163 £45,000 +12.50% 7
St Albans 0 106 £44,500 -11.00% 14
Hemel Hempstead +7 81 £44,000 +17.33% 6
Welwyn Garden City +7 38 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Borehamwood +2 33 £38,750 -5.48%
Stevenage +7 25 £47,500 +21.79% 3
Royston +1 18 £41,250 +26.92%
Letchworth +6 12 £67,500 +86.20% 1
Hertford -1 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Rickmansworth - 11 £45,000 - 1
Hoddesdon +2 7 £40,000 +24.03%
Hitchin -8 7 £32,000 -39.04%
Potters Bar +1 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Welwyn 0 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Kings Langley 0 3 £45,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 616 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 608 (49.80%) .NET
3 583 (47.75%) SQL
4 531 (43.49%) C#
5 528 (43.24%) HTML
6 526 (43.08%) SQL Server
7 442 (36.20%) CSS
8 439 (35.95%) ASP.NET
9 419 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
10 412 (33.74%) MVC
11 372 (30.47%) Java
12 305 (24.98%) jQuery
13 277 (22.69%) TDD
14 265 (21.70%) XML
15 243 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 242 (19.82%) OO
17 236 (19.33%) Software Engineering
18 228 (18.67%) Degree
19 227 (18.59%) Microsoft
20 218 (17.85%) Finance
21 215 (17.61%) Oracle
22 214 (17.53%) HTML5
23 194 (15.89%) Ajax
24 190 (15.56%) Windows
25 186 (15.23%) Scrum
26 168 (13.76%) Linux
27 161 (13.19%) CSS3
28 155 (12.69%) Git (software)
29 153 (12.53%) SQL Server 2008
29 153 (12.53%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 85 (6.96%) WebSphere
2 84 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 79 (6.47%) JBoss
4 69 (5.65%) Tomcat
5 54 (4.42%) IIS
6 53 (4.34%) CMS
7 43 (3.52%) Apache
7 43 (3.52%) Node.js
8 42 (3.44%) WebLogic
9 25 (2.05%) Drupal
10 15 (1.23%) AquaLogic
10 15 (1.23%) Tuxedo
10 15 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.90%) WordPress
13 10 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 130 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.87%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.15%) MS Office
4 13 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.33%) Mingle
5 4 (0.33%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.082%) MS Project
7 1 (0.082%) InDesign
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (0.98%) Magento
4 5 (0.41%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.082%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.082%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.082%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.082%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.082%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.88%) SaaS
2 22 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.49%) GitHub
4 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.77%) Internet
2 17 (1.39%) IPv4
3 16 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.15%) HTTP
5 8 (0.66%) SSH
6 6 (0.49%) DAB
6 6 (0.49%) VoIP
7 3 (0.25%) Intranet
7 3 (0.25%) Skype
7 3 (0.25%) Wireless
8 2 (0.16%) DNS
8 2 (0.16%) SMTP
8 2 (0.16%) FTP
8 2 (0.16%) Firewall
8 2 (0.16%) IMAP
9 1 (0.082%) LTE
9 1 (0.082%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.082%) 3G
9 1 (0.082%) LAN
9 1 (0.082%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 526 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 153 (12.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 115 (9.42%) MySQL
4 113 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (8.27%) Relational Database
6 84 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (5.98%) NoSQL
8 55 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (3.77%) Oracle Database
11 36 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 33 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (2.62%) MongoDB
14 27 (2.21%) DB2
15 23 (1.88%) RDBMS
16 22 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.80%) QlikView
17 21 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
18 17 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
19 16 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 155 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 112 (9.17%) Subversion
3 90 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 70 (5.73%) Visual Studio
5 63 (5.16%) Selenium
6 58 (4.75%) NUnit
7 56 (4.59%) Eclipse
8 52 (4.26%) Maven
9 51 (4.18%) TeamCity
10 43 (3.52%) JUnit
11 32 (2.62%) Ant
12 30 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
13 26 (2.13%) JIRA
14 20 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (1.15%) MSTest
16 12 (0.98%) Cucumber
17 10 (0.82%) SoapUI
17 10 (0.82%) CruiseControl
17 10 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 10 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 218 (17.85%) Finance
2 64 (5.24%) Marketing
3 53 (4.34%) Retail
4 49 (4.01%) Banking
5 45 (3.69%) Games
6 20 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.39%) Advertising
8 16 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.31%) Back Office
9 10 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.57%) Legal
11 7 (0.57%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.57%) Automotive
12 6 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.33%) Electronics
14 3 (0.25%) Law
14 3 (0.25%) Billing
15 1 (0.082%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (49.80%) .NET
2 528 (43.24%) HTML
3 442 (36.20%) CSS
4 439 (35.95%) ASP.NET
5 305 (24.98%) jQuery
6 265 (21.70%) XML
7 243 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 214 (17.53%) HTML5
9 194 (15.89%) Ajax
10 161 (13.19%) CSS3
11 153 (12.53%) J2EE
12 150 (12.29%) Web Services
13 149 (12.20%) Spring
14 138 (11.30%) WCF
15 108 (8.85%) Hibernate
16 105 (8.60%) AngularJS
17 104 (8.52%) .NET Framework
18 94 (7.70%) XSLT
19 77 (6.31%) Struts
20 72 (5.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 50 (4.10%) User Experience
3 47 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.03%) Open Source
5 31 (2.54%) Social Media
6 30 (2.46%) BBC
7 23 (1.88%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 20 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.47%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.47%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.06%) EFT
13 10 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
14 9 (0.74%) W3C
14 9 (0.74%) Chemistry
14 9 (0.74%) Data Integration
14 9 (0.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 190 (15.56%) Windows
2 168 (13.76%) Linux
3 73 (5.98%) UNIX
4 31 (2.54%) Android
5 29 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.47%) HPUX
7 18 (1.47%) Solaris
7 18 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.31%) AIX
9 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.49%) Debian
11 2 (0.16%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.082%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.082%) CentOS
12 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (33.74%) MVC
3 277 (22.69%) TDD
4 242 (19.82%) OO
5 236 (19.33%) Software Engineering
6 186 (15.23%) Scrum
7 137 (11.22%) Web Development
8 113 (9.25%) E-Commerce
9 102 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
10 90 (7.37%) Multithreading
11 87 (7.13%) SOA
12 84 (6.88%) BDD
13 79 (6.47%) Web Application Development
14 72 (5.90%) Mobile Development
15 67 (5.49%) OOP
16 59 (4.83%) OOD
17 57 (4.67%) Unit Testing
18 46 (3.77%) Analytics
19 45 (3.69%) Responsive Web Design
20 43 (3.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 616 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 583 (47.75%) SQL
3 531 (43.49%) C#
4 372 (30.47%) Java
5 146 (11.96%) PHP
6 128 (10.48%) C++
7 118 (9.66%) T-SQL
8 85 (6.96%) C
9 77 (6.31%) Python
9 77 (6.31%) Ruby
10 74 (6.06%) PL/SQL
11 71 (5.81%) VB.NET
12 62 (5.08%) VB
13 43 (3.52%) Objective-C
14 41 (3.36%) Perl
15 25 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 23 (1.88%) VB6
17 19 (1.56%) XPath
18 18 (1.47%) VBScript
19 17 (1.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 228 (18.67%) Degree
2 32 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.47%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.57%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.33%) PhD
8 4 (0.33%) ISEB
9 2 (0.16%) MCSD
9 2 (0.16%) HND
10 1 (0.082%) MCSE
10 1 (0.082%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.52%) QA
2 13 (1.06%) ISO 8583
3 11 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.16%) HL7
6 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (2.46%) Firmware
2 23 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.98%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.33%) NFS
4 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.90%) Puppet
3 6 (0.49%) cPanel
4 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.082%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.082%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.082%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 227 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 215 (17.61%) Oracle
3 44 (3.60%) Google
4 39 (3.19%) Facebook
4 39 (3.19%) IBM
5 35 (2.87%) Demandware
6 31 (2.54%) hybris
6 31 (2.54%) ATG
7 30 (2.46%) Sony
7 30 (2.46%) Apple
7 30 (2.46%) Yahoo!
8 27 (2.21%) SAP
9 24 (1.97%) Adobe
10 23 (1.88%) Sybase
10 23 (1.88%) VMware
11 21 (1.72%) Cognos
12 20 (1.64%) Ogone
13 17 (1.39%) Micro Focus
14 15 (1.23%) BEA
14 15 (1.23%) Jaspersoft
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bonus + overtime + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago