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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 615 604 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.46% 29.84% 29.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.30% 31.38% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 538 531 737
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2253 1925 2783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.94% 95.11% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1564 2183
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 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 90 £45,000 +7.78% 5
Watford -8 78 £40,000 +11.11% 11
Hemel Hempstead -8 47 £43,500 +24.28% 4
Hertford +4 31 £46,000 -16.36% 5
Stevenage -3 28 £38,750 -3.12% 5
Hitchin -1 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bishop's Stortford +9 18 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Hoddesdon - 18 £45,000 - 1
Borehamwood +4 12 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City -5 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Letchworth -5 11 £39,500 +8.21% 1
Rickmansworth - 11 £35,000 - 2
Sawbridgeworth - 10 £15,000 -
Berkhamsted - 8 £37,500 - 2
Potters Bar -14 5 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Harpenden -2 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Royston +5 2 £32,500 -33.67% 1
Ware +1 1 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 569 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 550 (42.44%) .NET
3 526 (40.59%) C#
4 523 (40.35%) SQL
5 509 (39.27%) HTML
6 427 (32.95%) ASP.NET
7 424 (32.72%) CSS
8 397 (30.63%) SQL Server
9 347 (26.77%) MVC
10 330 (25.46%) Java
11 283 (21.84%) jQuery
12 278 (21.45%) Degree
13 276 (21.30%) OO
14 254 (19.60%) Web Services
15 236 (18.21%) TDD
15 236 (18.21%) HTML5
16 227 (17.52%) XML
17 216 (16.67%) Oracle
18 208 (16.05%) Microsoft
19 201 (15.51%) Finance
20 189 (14.58%) PHP
21 185 (14.27%) Software Engineering
22 174 (13.43%) Linux
23 173 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
24 166 (12.81%) MySQL
25 164 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
26 161 (12.42%) Computer Science
27 140 (10.80%) Web Development
28 138 (10.65%) Scrum
29 136 (10.49%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 105 (8.10%) CMS
2 90 (6.94%) Node.js
3 79 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 54 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 44 (3.40%) WebSphere
6 42 (3.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 40 (3.09%) IIS
8 39 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 34 (2.62%) Apache
10 32 (2.47%) Drupal
11 29 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (1.31%) WordPress
13 15 (1.16%) GlassFish
14 12 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (0.62%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
17 7 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
18 6 (0.46%) MQSeries
Applications
1 105 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.16%) Photoshop
3 26 (2.01%) MS Office
4 18 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.77%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.62%) Mingle
7 4 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.15%) InDesign
10 1 (0.077%) DOC1
10 1 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.077%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.16%) Magento
3 8 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.62%) SAP APO
3 8 (0.62%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.46%) Tridion
5 3 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.077%) Temenos Globus
6 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.077%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.08%) SaaS
2 12 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.85%) PaaS
4 6 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.39%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.077%) Office 365
7 1 (0.077%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.56%) Internet
2 19 (1.47%) TCAP
2 19 (1.47%) INAP
2 19 (1.47%) SS7
2 19 (1.47%) SIGTRAN
2 19 (1.47%) 4G
3 16 (1.23%) Intranet
4 13 (1.00%) HTTP
5 7 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.46%) VoIP
6 6 (0.46%) CTI
7 5 (0.39%) Wireless
8 3 (0.23%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.15%) LDAP
9 2 (0.15%) LAN
9 2 (0.15%) DNS
10 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.077%) SSL
10 1 (0.077%) IPv4
10 1 (0.077%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 166 (12.81%) MySQL
3 109 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 91 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 82 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 80 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 57 (4.40%) Oracle Database
10 43 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 32 (2.47%) DB2
13 30 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (2.16%) MongoDB
14 28 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
15 26 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 125 (9.65%) Subversion
2 117 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 74 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 60 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (4.09%) Maven
6 49 (3.78%) Eclipse
7 46 (3.55%) NUnit
8 44 (3.40%) Ant
9 24 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (1.77%) JUnit
10 23 (1.77%) Mercurial
11 16 (1.23%) Selenium
12 13 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 9 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (0.69%) JIRA
14 9 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (0.69%) RSpec
14 9 (0.69%) MSTest
14 9 (0.69%) Cucumber
General
1 201 (15.51%) Finance
2 106 (8.18%) Retail
3 72 (5.56%) Marketing
4 49 (3.78%) Games
5 45 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.09%) Banking
7 23 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.70%) Advertising
9 18 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.46%) Publishing
12 5 (0.39%) Billing
12 5 (0.39%) Law
12 5 (0.39%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Back Office
14 2 (0.15%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (42.44%) .NET
2 509 (39.27%) HTML
3 427 (32.95%) ASP.NET
4 424 (32.72%) CSS
5 283 (21.84%) jQuery
6 254 (19.60%) Web Services
7 236 (18.21%) HTML5
8 227 (17.52%) XML
9 173 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 136 (10.49%) CSS3
11 135 (10.42%) WCF
12 124 (9.57%) Ajax
13 106 (8.18%) XHTML
14 102 (7.87%) JSP
15 100 (7.72%) J2EE
16 95 (7.33%) Spring
17 87 (6.71%) SOAP
18 76 (5.86%) XSLT
19 75 (5.79%) .NET Framework
19 75 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 161 (12.42%) Computer Science
2 73 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 50 (3.86%) Mathematics
4 38 (2.93%) Social Media
5 28 (2.16%) W3C
6 27 (2.08%) BBC
7 23 (1.77%) Physics
7 23 (1.77%) Kindle
8 22 (1.70%) Open Source
9 14 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.00%) Semantic Web
10 13 (1.00%) Digital Media
11 12 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.69%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.62%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.62%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.62%) Tandem
15 6 (0.46%) E-Learning
15 6 (0.46%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 174 (13.43%) Linux
2 121 (9.34%) Windows
3 94 (7.25%) UNIX
4 54 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 53 (4.09%) Android
6 34 (2.62%) AIX
7 25 (1.93%) HPUX
8 15 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.00%) Solaris
10 9 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.62%) FreeBSD
11 8 (0.62%) Debian
11 8 (0.62%) OpenBSD
11 8 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.54%) CentOS
12 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (26.77%) MVC
2 276 (21.30%) OO
3 236 (18.21%) TDD
4 185 (14.27%) Software Engineering
5 164 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (10.80%) Web Development
7 138 (10.65%) Scrum
8 120 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 85 (6.56%) Web Application Development
10 84 (6.48%) BDD
11 80 (6.17%) OOP
12 76 (5.86%) Multithreading
13 62 (4.78%) Analytics
14 47 (3.63%) SOA
15 46 (3.55%) CRM
16 44 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (3.32%) Web Design
17 43 (3.32%) Unit Testing
18 39 (3.01%) Workflow
19 38 (2.93%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 569 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 526 (40.59%) C#
3 523 (40.35%) SQL
4 330 (25.46%) Java
5 189 (14.58%) PHP
6 114 (8.80%) C++
7 95 (7.33%) T-SQL
8 81 (6.25%) C
9 80 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 72 (5.56%) Python
11 68 (5.25%) PL/SQL
12 63 (4.86%) VB
13 42 (3.24%) Ruby
14 40 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 35 (2.70%) PHP5
16 30 (2.31%) Perl
17 28 (2.16%) VB6
18 23 (1.77%) Erlang
19 19 (1.47%) VBScript
20 18 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 278 (21.45%) Degree
2 45 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (1.39%) MCTS
4 11 (0.85%) MCITP
4 11 (0.85%) MCSE
5 7 (0.54%) MCSD
6 6 (0.46%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.31%) MCSA
7 4 (0.31%) MCP
8 3 (0.23%) OCP
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.077%) VCP4
10 1 (0.077%) VCP5
10 1 (0.077%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.077%) MBCS
10 1 (0.077%) HNC
10 1 (0.077%) MCT
10 1 (0.077%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.24%) QA
2 23 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.62%) WAI
4 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.31%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) DICOM
6 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 2 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.077%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.31%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.15%) Nagios
4 1 (0.077%) Puppet
Vendors
1 216 (16.67%) Oracle
2 208 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 68 (5.25%) Google
4 45 (3.47%) Zend
5 44 (3.40%) Adobe
6 34 (2.62%) JBoss
7 32 (2.47%) Facebook
8 28 (2.16%) EPiServer
9 26 (2.01%) Apple
10 25 (1.93%) Sony
10 25 (1.93%) Yahoo!
11 22 (1.70%) SAP
12 17 (1.31%) Business Objects
13 13 (1.00%) IBM
14 11 (0.85%) HP
14 11 (0.85%) ATG
14 11 (0.85%) Tableau
15 9 (0.69%) Demandware
15 9 (0.69%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.69%) Actuate
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens - pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago