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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 659 666 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.49% 26.11% 26.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.75% 27.43% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 587 594 506
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
2292 2428 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.62% 95.18% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 2010 1692
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +12 150 £45,000 +12.50% 11
St Albans 0 136 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Hemel Hempstead +9 98 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Borehamwood 0 53 £45,000 +13.20% 4
Stevenage +4 33 £32,750 -27.22% 5
Letchworth 0 16 £31,000 -18.95% 1
Royston - 12 £42,500 - 1
Hitchin -1 7 £40,000 -23.80%
Rickmansworth -13 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Hoddesdon -3 6 £48,500 +7.77%
Welwyn Garden City -24 4 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Broxbourne - 4 £46,250 - 3
Berkhamsted +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Potters Bar -2 1 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Hertford -7 1 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 710 (52.71%) .NET
2 678 (50.33%) JavaScript
3 654 (48.55%) SQL
4 601 (44.62%) C#
5 588 (43.65%) HTML
6 544 (40.39%) SQL Server
7 505 (37.49%) ASP.NET
8 492 (36.53%) MVC
8 492 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
9 479 (35.56%) CSS
10 348 (25.84%) Java
11 336 (24.94%) jQuery
12 312 (23.16%) TDD
13 297 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 250 (18.56%) XML
15 231 (17.15%) Degree
16 228 (16.93%) HTML5
17 226 (16.78%) Finance
17 226 (16.78%) Microsoft
18 224 (16.63%) Software Engineering
19 219 (16.26%) OO
20 217 (16.11%) Windows
20 217 (16.11%) Scrum
21 209 (15.52%) Oracle
22 187 (13.88%) Ajax
23 180 (13.36%) CSS3
24 178 (13.21%) Linux
25 171 (12.69%) Web Services
26 169 (12.55%) Web Development
27 167 (12.40%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 92 (6.83%) WebSphere
2 87 (6.46%) SharePoint
3 80 (5.94%) Tomcat
4 78 (5.79%) JBoss
5 72 (5.35%) IIS
6 60 (4.45%) Apache
7 52 (3.86%) Node.js
8 49 (3.64%) WebLogic
9 30 (2.23%) CMS
10 19 (1.41%) Drupal
11 15 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (0.89%) ColdFusion
12 12 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
12 12 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
13 11 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
15 8 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 160 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.82%) MS Office
6 6 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.45%) InDesign
7 4 (0.30%) Mingle
8 3 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.22%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.074%) MS Project
9 1 (0.074%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.074%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (0.59%) Fredhopper
4 7 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.45%) Magento
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.074%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.074%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.074%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.074%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.074%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.23%) SaaS
3 14 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.37%) Office 365
5 4 (0.30%) GitHub
6 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.15%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.074%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.074%) PaaS
7 1 (0.074%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.12%) Internet
2 22 (1.63%) HTTP
3 10 (0.74%) VoIP
4 8 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.59%) SSH
5 6 (0.45%) DAB
6 4 (0.30%) IPv4
6 4 (0.30%) Intranet
7 3 (0.22%) Wireless
7 3 (0.22%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.22%) Skype
8 2 (0.15%) CTI
8 2 (0.15%) Firewall
9 1 (0.074%) 3G
9 1 (0.074%) IMAP
9 1 (0.074%) LTE
9 1 (0.074%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.074%) DNS
9 1 (0.074%) SMTP
9 1 (0.074%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 544 (40.39%) SQL Server
2 145 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 135 (10.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 125 (9.28%) MySQL
5 111 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 97 (7.20%) NoSQL
7 90 (6.68%) Relational Database
8 68 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (3.93%) Oracle Database
11 51 (3.79%) MongoDB
12 36 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (1.93%) QlikView
14 25 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
16 19 (1.41%) DB2
17 18 (1.34%) DTS
17 18 (1.34%) RDBMS
18 15 (1.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 164 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 115 (8.54%) Subversion
3 99 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (6.24%) Visual Studio
5 77 (5.72%) Selenium
6 73 (5.42%) NUnit
7 65 (4.83%) Eclipse
8 60 (4.45%) TeamCity
9 53 (3.93%) JUnit
10 37 (2.75%) Maven
11 36 (2.67%) JIRA
11 36 (2.67%) Ant
12 25 (1.86%) MSTest
13 23 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
13 23 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (1.63%) Xcode
15 17 (1.26%) Talend Open Studio
16 13 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (0.97%) Grunt
17 12 (0.89%) Bitbucket
General
1 226 (16.78%) Finance
2 76 (5.64%) Marketing
3 52 (3.86%) Retail
4 50 (3.71%) Games
5 27 (2.00%) Banking
6 20 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.34%) Advertising
8 15 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.74%) Back Office
10 9 (0.67%) Aerospace
10 9 (0.67%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.59%) Automotive
12 4 (0.30%) Electronics
12 4 (0.30%) Billing
13 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.22%) Law
13 3 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.074%) Front Office
14 1 (0.074%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 710 (52.71%) .NET
2 588 (43.65%) HTML
3 505 (37.49%) ASP.NET
4 479 (35.56%) CSS
5 336 (24.94%) jQuery
6 297 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 250 (18.56%) XML
8 228 (16.93%) HTML5
9 187 (13.88%) Ajax
10 180 (13.36%) CSS3
11 171 (12.69%) Web Services
12 153 (11.36%) WCF
13 151 (11.21%) AngularJS
14 146 (10.84%) Spring
15 136 (10.10%) .NET Framework
16 131 (9.73%) J2EE
17 94 (6.98%) Entity Framework
18 90 (6.68%) XSLT
19 82 (6.09%) Hibernate
20 78 (5.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.57%) Computer Science
2 54 (4.01%) User Experience
3 44 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.38%) Social Media
6 31 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 31 (2.30%) BBC
7 29 (2.15%) Visualisation
8 23 (1.71%) iPad
9 21 (1.56%) iPhone
10 20 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (0.82%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.82%) NHS
13 10 (0.74%) Physics
13 10 (0.74%) Chemistry
14 9 (0.67%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.67%) iSeries
15 8 (0.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 217 (16.11%) Windows
2 178 (13.21%) Linux
3 74 (5.49%) Android
4 69 (5.12%) Apple iOS
5 61 (4.53%) UNIX
6 20 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (1.34%) Solaris
8 16 (1.19%) AIX
9 7 (0.52%) HPUX
9 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.45%) Debian
11 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.074%) CentOS
13 1 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (36.53%) MVC
1 492 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (23.16%) TDD
3 224 (16.63%) Software Engineering
4 219 (16.26%) OO
5 217 (16.11%) Scrum
6 169 (12.55%) Web Development
7 115 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
8 93 (6.90%) SOA
9 88 (6.53%) Mobile Development
10 85 (6.31%) Web Application Development
11 84 (6.24%) BDD
11 84 (6.24%) E-Commerce
12 82 (6.09%) Multithreading
13 75 (5.57%) Open Source
14 74 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (5.49%) OOP
15 66 (4.90%) Analytics
16 58 (4.31%) ETL
17 57 (4.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 678 (50.33%) JavaScript
2 654 (48.55%) SQL
3 601 (44.62%) C#
4 348 (25.84%) Java
5 167 (12.40%) PHP
6 156 (11.58%) T-SQL
7 108 (8.02%) C++
8 96 (7.13%) VB.NET
9 92 (6.83%) PL/SQL
10 83 (6.16%) Ruby
11 76 (5.64%) Python
12 74 (5.49%) C
13 65 (4.83%) Objective-C
14 54 (4.01%) Perl
15 38 (2.82%) VB
16 36 (2.67%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.34%) VBScript
18 17 (1.26%) VBA
19 11 (0.82%) VB6
19 11 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 231 (17.15%) Degree
2 39 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.34%) Sun Certification
6 9 (0.67%) PhD
7 7 (0.52%) SAP Certification
8 6 (0.45%) ISEB
9 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.30%) MCSD
11 1 (0.074%) MCSE
11 1 (0.074%) PMP
11 1 (0.074%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.60%) QA
2 12 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.67%) HL7
4 7 (0.52%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (2.08%) Firmware
2 10 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.37%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) NFS
5 1 (0.074%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.52%) Puppet
3 6 (0.45%) cPanel
4 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.074%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.074%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.074%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 226 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 209 (15.52%) Oracle
3 45 (3.34%) IBM
4 43 (3.19%) Adobe
4 43 (3.19%) Google
4 43 (3.19%) Facebook
5 34 (2.52%) Apple
6 31 (2.30%) Sony
6 31 (2.30%) Yahoo!
7 30 (2.23%) Zend
7 30 (2.23%) Sybase
7 30 (2.23%) SAP
8 20 (1.48%) Tableau
8 20 (1.48%) Jaspersoft
9 17 (1.26%) Demandware
9 17 (1.26%) Talend
9 17 (1.26%) Cognos
10 16 (1.19%) Informatica
11 15 (1.11%) ATG
11 15 (1.11%) New Relic
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Leading Benefits and Bonus Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago