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

Location
3 months to
28 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 652 681 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.57% 26.16% 24.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.87% 27.44% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 568 599 510
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
2183 2482 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 95.35% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2015 1890
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +7 155 £46,000 +15.00% 9
St Albans 0 126 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Hemel Hempstead +3 83 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Borehamwood +2 42 £37,500 -8.53% 6
Stevenage +3 31 £42,500 -4.49% 6
Welwyn Garden City -7 21 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Royston +1 19 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Letchworth +2 12 £32,250 -11.03% 2
Rickmansworth -6 6 £46,250 +32.14%
Hitchin -7 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Potters Bar 0 3 £46,250 +26.71%
Kings Langley 0 3 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon -5 3 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Hertford -7 3 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 653 (51.26%) JavaScript
2 649 (50.94%) .NET
3 606 (47.57%) SQL
4 568 (44.58%) HTML
5 546 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 545 (42.78%) C#
7 472 (37.05%) CSS
8 465 (36.50%) ASP.NET
9 452 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
10 449 (35.24%) MVC
11 360 (28.26%) Java
12 326 (25.59%) jQuery
13 295 (23.16%) TDD
14 274 (21.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 254 (19.94%) XML
16 235 (18.45%) OO
17 232 (18.21%) Degree
18 230 (18.05%) HTML5
19 229 (17.97%) Finance
20 223 (17.50%) Software Engineering
21 220 (17.27%) Microsoft
22 211 (16.56%) Oracle
23 210 (16.48%) Windows
24 201 (15.78%) Scrum
25 194 (15.23%) Ajax
26 174 (13.66%) Linux
27 171 (13.42%) CSS3
28 168 (13.19%) Git (software)
29 159 (12.48%) SQL Server 2008
30 153 (12.01%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 86 (6.75%) WebSphere
2 82 (6.44%) SharePoint
3 80 (6.28%) JBoss
4 70 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 66 (5.18%) IIS
6 47 (3.69%) Apache
7 44 (3.45%) Node.js
7 44 (3.45%) WebLogic
8 36 (2.83%) CMS
9 18 (1.41%) Drupal
10 13 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (0.94%) AquaLogic
11 12 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (0.94%) Tuxedo
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.71%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 136 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.83%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.78%) MS Office
5 6 (0.47%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.31%) Mingle
8 3 (0.24%) InDesign
9 1 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.078%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.078%) MS Project
9 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 17 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (0.94%) Magento
3 6 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.47%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.078%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.078%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.078%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.078%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.078%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.88%) SaaS
2 22 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.55%) GitHub
4 4 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.16%) Office 365
5 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.45%) Internet
2 15 (1.18%) HTTP
3 14 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.78%) IPv4
5 8 (0.63%) SSH
6 7 (0.55%) VoIP
7 6 (0.47%) DAB
8 4 (0.31%) Intranet
9 3 (0.24%) Skype
9 3 (0.24%) Wireless
10 2 (0.16%) IMAP
10 2 (0.16%) SMTP
10 2 (0.16%) FTP
10 2 (0.16%) DNS
10 2 (0.16%) Firewall
11 1 (0.078%) iBeacon
11 1 (0.078%) LTE
11 1 (0.078%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.078%) 3G
11 1 (0.078%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 159 (12.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (9.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 118 (9.26%) MySQL
5 98 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 91 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 83 (6.51%) NoSQL
8 67 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 56 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.98%) MongoDB
12 33 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (2.28%) QlikView
14 28 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (2.04%) DB2
16 24 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (1.49%) RDBMS
18 18 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
19 17 (1.33%) Sybase ASE
20 14 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 168 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.71%) Subversion
3 89 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 77 (6.04%) Visual Studio
5 67 (5.26%) Selenium
6 64 (5.02%) NUnit
7 58 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 55 (4.32%) TeamCity
9 45 (3.53%) JUnit
10 42 (3.30%) Maven
11 30 (2.35%) JIRA
11 30 (2.35%) Ant
12 27 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
13 24 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (1.57%) MSTest
15 13 (1.02%) Cucumber
15 13 (1.02%) Xcode
16 12 (0.94%) Moq
17 11 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
17 11 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 229 (17.97%) Finance
2 70 (5.49%) Marketing
3 49 (3.85%) Retail
4 43 (3.38%) Games
5 42 (3.30%) Banking
6 19 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.41%) Advertising
8 17 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.26%) Back Office
10 10 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.63%) Automotive
13 7 (0.55%) Legal
13 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.31%) Billing
14 4 (0.31%) Electronics
15 3 (0.24%) Law
16 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.078%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (50.94%) .NET
2 568 (44.58%) HTML
3 472 (37.05%) CSS
4 465 (36.50%) ASP.NET
5 326 (25.59%) jQuery
6 274 (21.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 254 (19.94%) XML
8 230 (18.05%) HTML5
9 194 (15.23%) Ajax
10 171 (13.42%) CSS3
11 152 (11.93%) Web Services
12 143 (11.22%) J2EE
13 142 (11.15%) Spring
14 141 (11.07%) WCF
15 128 (10.05%) AngularJS
16 120 (9.42%) .NET Framework
17 94 (7.38%) Hibernate
18 91 (7.14%) XSLT
19 77 (6.04%) Struts
19 77 (6.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 54 (4.24%) User Experience
3 45 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (2.43%) BBC
4 31 (2.43%) Social Media
5 29 (2.28%) Visualisation
6 25 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.73%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.18%) N-Tier
9 15 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (1.02%) EFT
11 12 (0.94%) W3C
12 11 (0.86%) iPhone
12 11 (0.86%) iPad
13 10 (0.78%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.71%) iSeries
14 9 (0.71%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 210 (16.48%) Windows
2 174 (13.66%) Linux
3 69 (5.42%) UNIX
4 46 (3.61%) Android
5 43 (3.38%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.57%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.26%) Solaris
9 15 (1.18%) AIX
10 12 (0.94%) HPUX
11 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.078%) CentOS
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (35.24%) MVC
3 295 (23.16%) TDD
4 235 (18.45%) OO
5 223 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 201 (15.78%) Scrum
7 147 (11.54%) Web Development
8 109 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
9 105 (8.24%) E-Commerce
10 90 (7.06%) SOA
11 85 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 85 (6.67%) BDD
12 83 (6.51%) Web Application Development
13 80 (6.28%) OOP
14 72 (5.65%) Mobile Development
15 59 (4.63%) Unit Testing
15 59 (4.63%) OOD
16 58 (4.55%) Analytics
17 56 (4.40%) SDLC
18 50 (3.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 653 (51.26%) JavaScript
2 606 (47.57%) SQL
3 545 (42.78%) C#
4 360 (28.26%) Java
5 153 (12.01%) PHP
6 130 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 119 (9.34%) C++
8 83 (6.51%) C
9 82 (6.44%) Ruby
10 81 (6.36%) PL/SQL
11 78 (6.12%) Python
12 77 (6.04%) VB.NET
13 57 (4.47%) VB
14 51 (4.00%) Objective-C
15 46 (3.61%) Perl
16 30 (2.35%) Bash Shell
17 19 (1.49%) VBScript
18 17 (1.33%) VB6
19 15 (1.18%) COBOL
20 14 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 232 (18.21%) Degree
2 33 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.55%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.39%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.39%) PhD
8 4 (0.31%) ISEB
9 2 (0.16%) MCSD
10 1 (0.078%) PMP
10 1 (0.078%) HND
10 1 (0.078%) MCSE
10 1 (0.078%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.45%) QA
2 14 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.02%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.24%) HL7
5 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (2.67%) Firmware
2 20 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.31%) NFS
4 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.78%) Puppet
3 6 (0.47%) cPanel
4 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.078%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.078%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.078%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 220 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 211 (16.56%) Oracle
3 46 (3.61%) Google
4 44 (3.45%) Facebook
5 40 (3.14%) IBM
6 33 (2.59%) Adobe
7 32 (2.51%) Apple
8 31 (2.43%) Sony
8 31 (2.43%) Yahoo!
8 31 (2.43%) Demandware
9 29 (2.28%) Sybase
9 29 (2.28%) SAP
10 27 (2.12%) ATG
11 26 (2.04%) hybris
12 20 (1.57%) VMware
12 20 (1.57%) Cognos
12 20 (1.57%) Jaspersoft
12 20 (1.57%) Tableau
13 19 (1.49%) Zend
14 16 (1.26%) Ogone
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ph.D. Search and Selection
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Experis IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 10% bonus, 3% pension and more
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: up to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday