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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 544 508 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.28% 26.57% 26.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.60% 27.68% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 437 442 690
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
1971 1835 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.22% 95.97% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1389 2230
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +4 132 £45,000 +12.50% 14
St Albans +6 96 £47,500 +46.15% 12
Welwyn Garden City -5 32 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Hemel Hempstead +1 31 £32,000 -12.92% 4
Stevenage +12 29 £40,000 - 5
Hitchin -3 24 £45,000 +5.88%
Ware - 18 £26,750 -
Rickmansworth - 18 £40,000 - 3
Borehamwood 0 16 £41,750 +15.97% 1
Potters Bar +2 10 £47,500 +58.33%
Hertford -1 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Royston - 9 £45,000 - 2
Letchworth +7 8 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Harpenden -1 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Berkhamsted - 5 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford 0 3 £27,500 -12.69%
Hoddesdon -3 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Welwyn - 1 - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 537 (47.65%) .NET
2 507 (44.99%) C#
3 503 (44.63%) JavaScript
4 468 (41.53%) SQL
5 457 (40.55%) HTML
6 451 (40.02%) SQL Server
7 431 (38.24%) CSS
8 396 (35.14%) ASP.NET
9 354 (31.41%) MVC
10 332 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
11 327 (29.02%) Java
12 254 (22.54%) Degree
13 252 (22.36%) jQuery
14 227 (20.14%) Oracle
14 227 (20.14%) Microsoft
14 227 (20.14%) Software Engineering
15 226 (20.05%) OO
16 214 (18.99%) XML
17 205 (18.19%) Finance
18 195 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 193 (17.13%) HTML5
20 192 (17.04%) TDD
21 172 (15.26%) Computer Science
22 152 (13.49%) Web Services
23 150 (13.31%) Ajax
24 144 (12.78%) Linux
25 134 (11.89%) CSS3
26 130 (11.54%) WCF
27 128 (11.36%) Web Development
28 127 (11.27%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 78 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 74 (6.57%) CMS
3 69 (6.12%) JBoss
4 67 (5.94%) IIS
5 55 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 53 (4.70%) Tomcat
7 49 (4.35%) Node.js
8 34 (3.02%) WebLogic
9 29 (2.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 26 (2.31%) Drupal
11 24 (2.13%) Apache
12 23 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.86%) AquaLogic
13 21 (1.86%) Tuxedo
14 20 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (1.69%) WordPress
16 15 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
16 15 (1.33%) EPiServer CMS
17 10 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 103 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.46%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.98%) Fireworks
3 11 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.98%) Mingle
4 9 (0.80%) MS Office
5 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.089%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (1.60%) Magento
1 18 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.44%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.089%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.089%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 17 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.06%) SaaS
4 4 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (0.35%) GitHub
5 2 (0.18%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.26%) Internet
2 19 (1.69%) IPv4
3 16 (1.42%) HTTP
4 13 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.71%) Intranet
5 8 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (0.71%) Wireless
6 4 (0.35%) VoIP
6 4 (0.35%) SSH
7 3 (0.27%) DAB
7 3 (0.27%) PBX
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
8 2 (0.18%) FTP
8 2 (0.18%) SMTP
8 2 (0.18%) IMAP
9 1 (0.089%) RTSP
9 1 (0.089%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (40.02%) SQL Server
2 122 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (10.65%) MySQL
4 101 (8.96%) Relational Database
5 80 (7.10%) NoSQL
6 74 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (3.73%) RDBMS
10 39 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (3.19%) DB2
11 36 (3.19%) Oracle Database
12 34 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
13 31 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
15 27 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (2.13%) QlikView
17 17 (1.51%) OLAP
17 17 (1.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 105 (9.32%) Subversion
2 101 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 89 (7.90%) Visual Studio
4 58 (5.15%) NUnit
5 57 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (4.53%) Maven
7 48 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 46 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
9 41 (3.64%) Selenium
10 38 (3.37%) Eclipse
11 34 (3.02%) JUnit
12 32 (2.84%) Ant
13 21 (1.86%) Moq
14 16 (1.42%) Mercurial
15 14 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (1.06%) MSTest
17 11 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
17 11 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 11 (0.98%) Jenkins
18 10 (0.89%) Log4j
General
1 205 (18.19%) Finance
2 81 (7.19%) Retail
3 56 (4.97%) Banking
4 50 (4.44%) Games
5 30 (2.66%) Marketing
6 21 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.60%) Back Office
8 14 (1.24%) Advertising
9 12 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.71%) Billing
11 8 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.53%) Legal
13 1 (0.089%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.089%) Law
13 1 (0.089%) Front Office
13 1 (0.089%) Electronics
13 1 (0.089%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (47.65%) .NET
2 457 (40.55%) HTML
3 431 (38.24%) CSS
4 396 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 252 (22.36%) jQuery
6 214 (18.99%) XML
7 195 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 193 (17.13%) HTML5
9 152 (13.49%) Web Services
10 150 (13.31%) Ajax
11 134 (11.89%) CSS3
12 130 (11.54%) WCF
13 127 (11.27%) J2EE
14 110 (9.76%) Spring
15 98 (8.70%) Hibernate
16 96 (8.52%) .NET Framework
17 73 (6.48%) XSLT
18 68 (6.03%) JSP
19 67 (5.94%) RESTful
20 65 (5.77%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 172 (15.26%) Computer Science
2 93 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (4.70%) User Experience
4 37 (3.28%) Algorithms
5 30 (2.66%) Visualisation
6 29 (2.57%) Social Media
7 28 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 27 (2.40%) N-Tier
9 26 (2.31%) BBC
10 20 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.33%) Data Integration
13 14 (1.24%) Physics
14 13 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
14 13 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (1.06%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.98%) W3C
17 10 (0.89%) Web 2.0
18 9 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
18 9 (0.80%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 144 (12.78%) Linux
2 108 (9.58%) UNIX
3 104 (9.23%) Windows
4 33 (2.93%) AIX
4 33 (2.93%) HPUX
5 26 (2.31%) Android
6 25 (2.22%) Solaris
7 24 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.71%) Debian
9 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.35%) FreeBSD
10 4 (0.35%) OpenBSD
10 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.27%) CentOS
11 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (31.41%) MVC
2 332 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (20.14%) Software Engineering
4 226 (20.05%) OO
5 192 (17.04%) TDD
6 128 (11.36%) Web Development
7 124 (11.00%) Scrum
8 106 (9.41%) E-Commerce
9 100 (8.87%) Multithreading
10 96 (8.52%) BDD
11 86 (7.63%) SOA
12 82 (7.28%) Web Application Development
13 78 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
14 75 (6.65%) Unit Testing
15 65 (5.77%) OOP
16 50 (4.44%) Analytics
17 49 (4.35%) Content Management
18 48 (4.26%) OOD
18 48 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
19 46 (4.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 507 (44.99%) C#
2 503 (44.63%) JavaScript
3 468 (41.53%) SQL
4 327 (29.02%) Java
5 114 (10.12%) C++
6 113 (10.03%) PHP
7 85 (7.54%) T-SQL
8 82 (7.28%) C
9 76 (6.74%) PL/SQL
10 71 (6.30%) Python
11 63 (5.59%) VB
12 60 (5.32%) VB.NET
13 40 (3.55%) Ruby
14 36 (3.19%) VB6
15 26 (2.31%) PowerShell
15 26 (2.31%) Objective-C
16 24 (2.13%) COBOL
16 24 (2.13%) Perl
17 23 (2.04%) XPath
17 23 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 254 (22.54%) Degree
2 30 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.22%) Sun Certification
4 20 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.53%) OCP
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.27%) MCTS
6 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.27%) MCSD
6 3 (0.27%) MCSE
7 2 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.48%) QA
2 20 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.71%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.62%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.27%) WCAG
6 2 (0.18%) SLA
6 2 (0.18%) HL7
7 1 (0.089%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.80%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (0.89%) Puppet
2 3 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 227 (20.14%) Oracle
1 227 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (4.44%) Google
3 36 (3.19%) EPiServer
4 31 (2.75%) Facebook
5 30 (2.66%) IBM
6 28 (2.48%) Demandware
6 28 (2.48%) hybris
6 28 (2.48%) ATG
7 26 (2.31%) Yahoo!
7 26 (2.31%) Sony
7 26 (2.31%) Apple
8 24 (2.13%) Adobe
8 24 (2.13%) Micro Focus
9 22 (1.95%) Ogone
9 22 (1.95%) Business Objects
10 21 (1.86%) BEA
11 20 (1.77%) Zend
12 16 (1.42%) Tableau
12 16 (1.42%) DataCash
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £43,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34 - 38k plus 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + healthcare, Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, great pension & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30,000-40,000, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago