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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 590 604 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.59% 30.11% 29.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.43% 31.59% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 511 551 761
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
2232 1912 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.79% 95.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 1577 2251
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 £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 96 £45,000 +18.42% 11
Watford -10 82 £40,000 +9.58% 12
Hemel Hempstead -7 52 £44,000 +22.22% 4
Hertford +5 35 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Stevenage -6 29 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Hitchin -5 21 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Hoddesdon 0 18 £45,000 +125.00%
Bishop's Stortford +7 15 £31,250 +38.88% 2
Welwyn Garden City -8 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Borehamwood +3 12 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Berkhamsted - 9 £35,000 - 1
Rickmansworth +5 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Letchworth -12 5 £32,500 -12.16%
Ware +2 2 £48,750 +95.00%
Royston +1 2 £32,500 -26.96%
Harpenden -2 2 £30,500 +27.08%
Potters Bar -11 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Sawbridgeworth 0 1 £15,000 -25.00%
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 562 (44.01%) JavaScript
2 551 (43.15%) .NET
3 526 (41.19%) C#
4 509 (39.86%) SQL
5 492 (38.53%) HTML
6 430 (33.67%) ASP.NET
7 428 (33.52%) CSS
8 410 (32.11%) SQL Server
9 388 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
10 354 (27.72%) MVC
11 319 (24.98%) Java
12 293 (22.94%) jQuery
13 276 (21.61%) Degree
14 264 (20.67%) OO
15 246 (19.26%) Web Services
16 234 (18.32%) TDD
16 234 (18.32%) XML
17 230 (18.01%) HTML5
18 223 (17.46%) Oracle
19 207 (16.21%) Microsoft
20 197 (15.43%) Finance
21 191 (14.96%) Software Engineering
22 189 (14.80%) PHP
23 182 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
24 177 (13.86%) Linux
25 170 (13.31%) MySQL
26 167 (13.08%) Computer Science
27 138 (10.81%) WCF
28 136 (10.65%) Web Development
28 136 (10.65%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 97 (7.60%) CMS
2 82 (6.42%) Node.js
3 81 (6.34%) SharePoint
4 57 (4.46%) Tomcat
5 46 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.37%) IIS
7 42 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 40 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 34 (2.66%) Apache
10 33 (2.58%) Drupal
11 30 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (1.17%) WordPress
13 14 (1.10%) GlassFish
14 13 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.63%) MQSeries
17 8 (0.63%) Umbraco
17 8 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 112 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.05%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.41%) MS Office
4 17 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.86%) Mingle
6 10 (0.78%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.39%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.078%) DOC1
10 1 (0.078%) InDesign
10 1 (0.078%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.17%) Magento
3 8 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.55%) SAP APO
5 6 (0.47%) Tridion
5 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
7 3 (0.23%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.078%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.078%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.96%) SaaS
2 15 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.86%) PaaS
4 6 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.39%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.078%) Office 365
7 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.01%) Internet
2 19 (1.49%) 4G
2 19 (1.49%) TCAP
2 19 (1.49%) INAP
2 19 (1.49%) SS7
2 19 (1.49%) SIGTRAN
3 15 (1.17%) Intranet
3 15 (1.17%) HTTP
4 7 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.47%) CTI
5 6 (0.47%) VoIP
6 5 (0.39%) Wireless
7 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.16%) LDAP
8 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.078%) Network Security
9 1 (0.078%) RTSP
9 1 (0.078%) UPnP
9 1 (0.078%) Broadband
9 1 (0.078%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 170 (13.31%) MySQL
3 117 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 76 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 68 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 65 (5.09%) NoSQL
9 60 (4.70%) Oracle Database
10 43 (3.37%) RDBMS
11 38 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (2.27%) DB2
14 27 (2.11%) MongoDB
14 27 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
15 23 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
16 21 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 129 (10.10%) Subversion
2 121 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 89 (6.97%) Visual Studio
4 62 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (3.92%) NUnit
6 48 (3.76%) Ant
6 48 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 48 (3.76%) Maven
7 30 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (1.80%) JUnit
9 20 (1.57%) TeamCity
10 19 (1.49%) Mercurial
10 19 (1.49%) Selenium
11 13 (1.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 13 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (0.94%) CruiseControl
12 12 (0.94%) MSTest
13 11 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 197 (15.43%) Finance
2 113 (8.85%) Retail
3 60 (4.70%) Marketing
4 47 (3.68%) Games
5 46 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.66%) Banking
7 23 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.57%) Advertising
9 16 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.47%) Back Office
11 6 (0.47%) Law
11 6 (0.47%) Legal
11 6 (0.47%) Billing
12 3 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.078%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.078%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (43.15%) .NET
2 492 (38.53%) HTML
3 430 (33.67%) ASP.NET
4 428 (33.52%) CSS
5 293 (22.94%) jQuery
6 246 (19.26%) Web Services
7 234 (18.32%) XML
8 230 (18.01%) HTML5
9 182 (14.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 138 (10.81%) WCF
11 136 (10.65%) CSS3
12 127 (9.95%) Ajax
13 104 (8.14%) XHTML
14 102 (7.99%) J2EE
15 98 (7.67%) JSP
16 90 (7.05%) .NET Framework
17 88 (6.89%) Spring
18 84 (6.58%) SOAP
19 73 (5.72%) XSLT
20 68 (5.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 167 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 85 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (4.70%) User Experience
4 59 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.21%) Mathematics
6 37 (2.90%) Social Media
7 28 (2.19%) W3C
8 24 (1.88%) BBC
9 22 (1.72%) Kindle
10 19 (1.49%) Open Source
11 17 (1.33%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.33%) Physics
12 14 (1.10%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.86%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.78%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.78%) Semantic Web
15 9 (0.70%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.63%) Web 2.0
16 8 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 177 (13.86%) Linux
2 122 (9.55%) Windows
3 98 (7.67%) UNIX
4 54 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 50 (3.92%) Android
6 35 (2.74%) AIX
7 27 (2.11%) HPUX
8 16 (1.25%) Solaris
9 15 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.63%) Debian
10 8 (0.63%) OpenBSD
10 8 (0.63%) FreeBSD
10 8 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.55%) CentOS
11 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (27.72%) MVC
3 264 (20.67%) OO
4 234 (18.32%) TDD
5 191 (14.96%) Software Engineering
6 136 (10.65%) Web Development
7 133 (10.42%) Scrum
8 117 (9.16%) E-Commerce
9 92 (7.20%) BDD
10 85 (6.66%) Web Application Development
11 81 (6.34%) Multithreading
12 76 (5.95%) OOP
13 68 (5.32%) SOA
14 60 (4.70%) Analytics
15 53 (4.15%) Unit Testing
16 46 (3.60%) CRM
17 44 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (3.45%) Mentoring
18 43 (3.37%) Web Design
19 40 (3.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 562 (44.01%) JavaScript
2 526 (41.19%) C#
3 509 (39.86%) SQL
4 319 (24.98%) Java
5 189 (14.80%) PHP
6 116 (9.08%) C++
7 89 (6.97%) T-SQL
8 81 (6.34%) C
9 76 (5.95%) VB.NET
10 75 (5.87%) PL/SQL
11 67 (5.25%) Python
12 63 (4.93%) VB
13 42 (3.29%) Ruby
14 40 (3.13%) Shell Script
15 39 (3.05%) PHP5
16 31 (2.43%) Perl
17 24 (1.88%) VB6
18 23 (1.80%) Erlang
19 19 (1.49%) PowerShell
20 18 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 276 (21.61%) Degree
2 38 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.25%) MCTS
4 9 (0.70%) MCITP
4 9 (0.70%) MCSE
4 9 (0.70%) Sun Certification
5 8 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.55%) MCSD
7 6 (0.47%) OCP
7 6 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.31%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.16%) MCSA
9 2 (0.16%) MCP
10 1 (0.078%) VCP5
10 1 (0.078%) VCP4
10 1 (0.078%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.078%) MBCS
10 1 (0.078%) MCT
10 1 (0.078%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.74%) QA
2 27 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.63%) WAI
4 7 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.31%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) DICOM
6 3 (0.23%) WCAG
7 2 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.078%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.31%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.078%) Nagios
Vendors
1 223 (17.46%) Oracle
2 207 (16.21%) Microsoft
3 57 (4.46%) Google
4 47 (3.68%) Zend
5 43 (3.37%) JBoss
6 40 (3.13%) Adobe
7 32 (2.51%) EPiServer
8 30 (2.35%) Facebook
9 24 (1.88%) Yahoo!
9 24 (1.88%) Sony
9 24 (1.88%) Apple
10 23 (1.80%) Business Objects
11 20 (1.57%) SAP
12 19 (1.49%) IBM
13 12 (0.94%) Tableau
14 11 (0.86%) ATG
15 10 (0.78%) HP
16 9 (0.70%) Sun
16 9 (0.70%) Interwoven
16 9 (0.70%) Actuate
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens - pens, health+
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive including Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, life assurance, 31 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago