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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 535 577 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.31% 28.81% 26.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 29.77% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 486 465 468
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
2140 1938 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.23% 96.75% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1551 1488
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 87 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Watford -10 63 £45,000 - 10
Welwyn Garden City +4 41 £47,500 +46.15%
Stevenage +2 35 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hemel Hempstead -9 25 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Harpenden +1 24 £57,500 +76.92%
Rickmansworth +3 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Borehamwood -10 15 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Hertford 0 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Letchworth -7 9 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Kings Langley - 8 £37,500 - 1
Tring - 8 £42,000 -
Potters Bar -8 6 £66,500 +40.00% 1
Knebworth - 5 £37,500 -
Berkhamsted 0 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Bishop's Stortford 0 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Broxbourne - 2 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon -4 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Royston -8 1 £46,000 +2.22%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 535 (47.56%) .NET
2 529 (47.02%) SQL
3 518 (46.04%) C#
4 511 (45.42%) JavaScript
5 475 (42.22%) HTML
6 450 (40.00%) MVC
7 413 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
8 384 (34.13%) SQL Server
9 377 (33.51%) ASP.NET
10 320 (28.44%) CSS
11 292 (25.96%) jQuery
12 289 (25.69%) Java
13 235 (20.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 227 (20.18%) Microsoft
15 224 (19.91%) TDD
16 219 (19.47%) Web Services
17 216 (19.20%) WCF
18 209 (18.58%) OO
19 208 (18.49%) HTML5
20 202 (17.96%) XML
21 188 (16.71%) Degree
22 186 (16.53%) Scrum
23 185 (16.44%) T-SQL
24 180 (16.00%) Oracle
25 170 (15.11%) Ajax
26 165 (14.67%) Finance
27 154 (13.69%) AngularJS
28 151 (13.42%) Git (software)
29 149 (13.24%) Spring
30 147 (13.07%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 97 (8.62%) Node.js
2 71 (6.31%) Tomcat
3 52 (4.62%) IIS
4 49 (4.36%) JBoss
5 44 (3.91%) WebLogic
5 44 (3.91%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.11%) NServiceBus
7 30 (2.67%) Apache
8 27 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (2.04%) CMS
10 21 (1.87%) OpenEdge
10 21 (1.87%) SharePoint
11 13 (1.16%) WordPress
12 9 (0.80%) Drupal
13 6 (0.53%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.44%) SugarCRM
15 4 (0.36%) SAS
15 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 134 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.40%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.53%) MS Office
5 2 (0.18%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.089%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.089%) InDesign
6 1 (0.089%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (1.07%) SAP CRM
3 11 (0.98%) SAP APO
4 9 (0.80%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.62%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.62%) SAP QM
5 7 (0.62%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
6 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.18%) Magento
7 2 (0.18%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.18%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.089%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.04%) SaaS
3 17 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.33%) OpenShift
5 9 (0.80%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.80%) Office 365
6 7 (0.62%) GitHub
7 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.18%) Yammer
9 1 (0.089%) Heroku
9 1 (0.089%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.22%) Wireshark
2 4 (0.36%) iBeacon
3 3 (0.27%) Internet
4 2 (0.18%) HTTP
4 2 (0.18%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.18%) SSH
4 2 (0.18%) Telnet
5 1 (0.089%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.089%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.089%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.089%) RS-232
5 1 (0.089%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.089%) VoIP
5 1 (0.089%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 107 (9.51%) NoSQL
3 88 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (5.16%) SQL Server 2014
7 46 (4.09%) MongoDB
8 45 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 43 (3.82%) MySQL
10 39 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 38 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (2.84%) RavenDB
13 26 (2.31%) Relational Database
14 25 (2.22%) Couchbase
14 25 (2.22%) Redis
15 21 (1.87%) QlikView
16 20 (1.78%) SAP HANA
17 19 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (1.60%) Oracle ODI
19 16 (1.42%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 151 (13.42%) Git (software)
2 112 (9.96%) Visual Studio
3 98 (8.71%) NUnit
4 72 (6.40%) TeamCity
5 64 (5.69%) Subversion
6 54 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (3.91%) Jenkins
8 42 (3.73%) Maven
9 40 (3.56%) JIRA
10 36 (3.20%) Selenium
11 26 (2.31%) Moq
11 26 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
12 25 (2.22%) Fiddler
13 22 (1.96%) JUnit
14 20 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
15 18 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (1.51%) Toad
17 16 (1.42%) WebLogic Workshop
18 14 (1.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 165 (14.67%) Finance
2 40 (3.56%) Retail
3 32 (2.84%) Games
4 29 (2.58%) Banking
5 22 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.87%) Marketing
7 17 (1.51%) Legal
8 16 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.16%) German Language
10 10 (0.89%) Electronics
11 9 (0.80%) French Language
12 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.53%) Publishing
14 4 (0.36%) Automotive
14 4 (0.36%) Law
14 4 (0.36%) Local Government
15 3 (0.27%) Advertising
15 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.089%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 535 (47.56%) .NET
2 475 (42.22%) HTML
3 377 (33.51%) ASP.NET
4 320 (28.44%) CSS
5 292 (25.96%) jQuery
6 235 (20.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 219 (19.47%) Web Services
8 216 (19.20%) WCF
9 208 (18.49%) HTML5
10 202 (17.96%) XML
11 170 (15.11%) Ajax
12 154 (13.69%) AngularJS
13 149 (13.24%) Spring
14 147 (13.07%) .NET Framework
15 146 (12.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 124 (11.02%) Entity Framework
17 119 (10.58%) CSS3
18 115 (10.22%) Hibernate
19 111 (9.87%) J2EE
20 108 (9.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 64 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.33%) Mathematics
4 37 (3.29%) Data Integration
5 29 (2.58%) Social Media
6 28 (2.49%) User Experience
7 27 (2.40%) BBC
7 27 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 24 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (2.04%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.78%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.33%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.89%) Fintech
13 9 (0.80%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.71%) EPoS
15 7 (0.62%) Chemistry
15 7 (0.62%) FMCG
15 7 (0.62%) Physics
15 7 (0.62%) Robotics
15 7 (0.62%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 135 (12.00%) Windows
2 99 (8.80%) Linux
3 53 (4.71%) Unix
4 34 (3.02%) Android
5 32 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.62%) HPUX
7 7 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.44%) AIX
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.18%) Debian
10 2 (0.18%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.18%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
11 1 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.089%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.089%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (40.00%) MVC
2 413 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (19.91%) TDD
4 209 (18.58%) OO
5 186 (16.53%) Scrum
6 132 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
7 119 (10.58%) Software Engineering
8 109 (9.69%) Web Development
9 104 (9.24%) BDD
10 90 (8.00%) OOP
11 85 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 75 (6.67%) Multithreading
13 74 (6.58%) Open Source
14 73 (6.49%) Front End Development
15 64 (5.69%) SOA
16 56 (4.98%) Web Application Development
17 53 (4.71%) Analytics
18 51 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (4.53%) ETL
19 50 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 529 (47.02%) SQL
2 518 (46.04%) C#
3 511 (45.42%) JavaScript
4 289 (25.69%) Java
5 185 (16.44%) T-SQL
6 87 (7.73%) PL/SQL
7 75 (6.67%) C++
8 65 (5.78%) VB.NET
9 64 (5.69%) PHP
10 55 (4.89%) Ruby
11 44 (3.91%) Python
12 42 (3.73%) C
13 35 (3.11%) VB
14 32 (2.84%) Objective-C
15 30 (2.67%) ABAP
16 24 (2.13%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.96%) Perl
18 21 (1.87%) OpenEdge ABL
18 21 (1.87%) Progress 4GL
18 21 (1.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 188 (16.71%) Degree
2 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.53%) ISEB
4 5 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.27%) HND
6 3 (0.27%) PhD
7 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.089%) CIMA
8 1 (0.089%) MCSD
8 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.22%) QA
2 17 (1.51%) SLA
3 9 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) SEPA
6 2 (0.18%) WAI
7 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.089%) HL7
7 1 (0.089%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.36%) NFS
1 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.18%) Ceph
3 2 (0.18%) Docker
4 1 (0.089%) Firmware
4 1 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (2.76%) Puppet
2 6 (0.53%) TeamSite
3 4 (0.36%) Ansible
3 4 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 227 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 180 (16.00%) Oracle
3 49 (4.36%) Google
4 46 (4.09%) IBM
5 39 (3.47%) SAP
6 27 (2.40%) Apple
6 27 (2.40%) Facebook
6 27 (2.40%) Sony
6 27 (2.40%) Yahoo!
7 21 (1.87%) Adobe
7 21 (1.87%) Progress
7 21 (1.87%) Telerik
8 20 (1.78%) Talend
9 19 (1.69%) Cognos
10 17 (1.51%) Informatica
11 16 (1.42%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.71%) Tableau
13 5 (0.44%) BMC
13 5 (0.44%) Omniture
13 5 (0.44%) Remedy
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: bonus, Pension TBC
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive to suit exp
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago