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

Location
3 months to
31 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 680 645 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.24% 26.07% 28.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.60% 27.19% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 610 576 521
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 £29,500 £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
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 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 31 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
St Albans 0 151 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Watford +17 138 £45,000 +38.46% 18
Hemel Hempstead +7 95 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Borehamwood +1 57 £43,750 +13.63% 1
Stevenage +4 33 £33,000 -19.01% 4
Letchworth +2 17 £31,000 -15.06% 1
Hitchin -1 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Royston - 10 £42,500 -
Hoddesdon -3 9 £28,000 -37.77%
Rickmansworth -20 8 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Broxbourne - 8 £46,250 - 4
Berkhamsted +1 4 £43,750 +25.00%
Harpenden 0 3 £55,000 +70.54% 1
Potters Bar -2 2 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -22 2 - -
Hertford -9 1 £24,000 -47.25%
Waltham Cross - 1 £35,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 708 (52.37%) .NET
2 674 (49.85%) SQL
3 665 (49.19%) JavaScript
4 616 (45.56%) C#
5 579 (42.83%) HTML
6 538 (39.79%) SQL Server
7 509 (37.65%) ASP.NET
8 507 (37.50%) MVC
9 490 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
10 458 (33.88%) CSS
11 329 (24.33%) Java
12 328 (24.26%) jQuery
13 320 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 312 (23.08%) TDD
15 240 (17.75%) XML
16 227 (16.79%) Microsoft
17 226 (16.72%) Degree
18 223 (16.49%) Finance
19 221 (16.35%) Scrum
20 220 (16.27%) Windows
21 218 (16.12%) Oracle
22 216 (15.98%) OO
23 214 (15.83%) Software Engineering
23 214 (15.83%) HTML5
24 192 (14.20%) Ajax
25 175 (12.94%) Linux
26 171 (12.65%) T-SQL
27 170 (12.57%) CSS3
28 167 (12.35%) Git (software)
28 167 (12.35%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 83 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 82 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 79 (5.84%) WebSphere
4 70 (5.18%) IIS
5 64 (4.73%) JBoss
6 53 (3.92%) Apache
7 52 (3.85%) Node.js
8 41 (3.03%) WebLogic
9 33 (2.44%) CMS
10 20 (1.48%) Drupal
11 17 (1.26%) ColdFusion
12 13 (0.96%) IBM HTTP Server
12 13 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
13 11 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.59%) WordPress
15 8 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
16 7 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 166 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.04%) MS Office
3 14 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.52%) InDesign
6 6 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.30%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.074%) MS Project
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.074%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.59%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.37%) Magento
7 1 (0.074%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.074%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.074%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.51%) SaaS
3 19 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.59%) Office 365
5 5 (0.37%) GitHub
6 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.074%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.074%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.03%) Internet
2 24 (1.78%) HTTP
3 8 (0.59%) VoIP
4 7 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.44%) SSH
5 6 (0.44%) iBeacon
6 4 (0.30%) DAB
7 3 (0.22%) Skype
7 3 (0.22%) Intranet
8 2 (0.15%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) CTI
9 1 (0.074%) 3G
9 1 (0.074%) IPv4
9 1 (0.074%) LAN
9 1 (0.074%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.074%) 2G
9 1 (0.074%) LTE
9 1 (0.074%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (39.79%) SQL Server
2 149 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (8.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 116 (8.58%) MySQL
6 95 (7.03%) NoSQL
7 93 (6.88%) Relational Database
8 79 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
9 63 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 54 (3.99%) Oracle Database
11 51 (3.77%) MongoDB
12 36 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 25 (1.85%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.78%) QlikView
15 20 (1.48%) Sybase ASE
15 20 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (1.48%) DTS
16 19 (1.41%) DB2
16 19 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 167 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 118 (8.73%) Subversion
3 107 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 79 (5.84%) Visual Studio
5 73 (5.40%) Selenium
6 70 (5.18%) NUnit
7 68 (5.03%) Eclipse
8 61 (4.51%) TeamCity
9 52 (3.85%) JUnit
10 39 (2.88%) JIRA
11 35 (2.59%) Maven
12 34 (2.51%) Ant
13 25 (1.85%) Xcode
14 22 (1.63%) MSTest
14 22 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
16 20 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
17 16 (1.18%) ReSharper
17 16 (1.18%) Bitbucket
18 13 (0.96%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 223 (16.49%) Finance
2 66 (4.88%) Marketing
3 52 (3.85%) Games
4 51 (3.77%) Retail
5 22 (1.63%) Banking
6 19 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.89%) Advertising
10 10 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.59%) Automotive
12 8 (0.59%) Back Office
13 4 (0.30%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) Electronics
14 3 (0.22%) Law
14 3 (0.22%) Legal
15 1 (0.074%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 708 (52.37%) .NET
2 579 (42.83%) HTML
3 509 (37.65%) ASP.NET
4 458 (33.88%) CSS
5 328 (24.26%) jQuery
6 320 (23.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 240 (17.75%) XML
8 214 (15.83%) HTML5
9 192 (14.20%) Ajax
10 170 (12.57%) CSS3
11 167 (12.35%) Web Services
12 161 (11.91%) AngularJS
13 160 (11.83%) WCF
14 151 (11.17%) .NET Framework
15 138 (10.21%) Spring
16 119 (8.80%) J2EE
17 113 (8.36%) Entity Framework
18 88 (6.51%) XSLT
19 85 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 77 (5.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 57 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (3.77%) User Experience
4 38 (2.81%) Mobile App
5 37 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 32 (2.37%) Social Media
7 31 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 31 (2.29%) BBC
8 26 (1.92%) iPad
9 21 (1.55%) iPhone
10 20 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (0.96%) Physics
12 11 (0.81%) NHS
12 11 (0.81%) Xbox
12 11 (0.81%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.74%) Chemistry
14 9 (0.67%) Replication
14 9 (0.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 220 (16.27%) Windows
2 175 (12.94%) Linux
3 79 (5.84%) Android
4 75 (5.55%) Apple iOS
5 64 (4.73%) UNIX
6 20 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 17 (1.26%) Solaris
7 17 (1.26%) AIX
8 16 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.59%) HPUX
10 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (37.50%) MVC
2 490 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (23.08%) TDD
4 221 (16.35%) Scrum
5 216 (15.98%) OO
6 214 (15.83%) Software Engineering
7 163 (12.06%) Web Development
8 101 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
9 90 (6.66%) Multithreading
10 87 (6.43%) E-Commerce
10 87 (6.43%) Mobile Development
11 83 (6.14%) SOA
12 82 (6.07%) Web Application Development
13 81 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
14 79 (5.84%) Open Source
15 76 (5.62%) BDD
16 75 (5.55%) OOP
17 74 (5.47%) Analytics
18 63 (4.66%) ETL
19 58 (4.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 674 (49.85%) SQL
2 665 (49.19%) JavaScript
3 616 (45.56%) C#
4 329 (24.33%) Java
5 171 (12.65%) T-SQL
6 158 (11.69%) PHP
7 109 (8.06%) C++
8 101 (7.47%) PL/SQL
9 99 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 79 (5.84%) C
10 79 (5.84%) Ruby
11 67 (4.96%) Objective-C
11 67 (4.96%) Python
12 54 (3.99%) Perl
13 37 (2.74%) Bash Shell
14 32 (2.37%) VB
15 20 (1.48%) VBA
16 16 (1.18%) VBScript
17 10 (0.74%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 226 (16.72%) Degree
2 37 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.04%) Sun Certification
6 13 (0.96%) PhD
7 10 (0.74%) ISEB
8 7 (0.52%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.22%) MCSD
10 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.074%) HND
11 1 (0.074%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.51%) QA
2 11 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.67%) HL7
4 6 (0.44%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.074%) WAI
7 1 (0.074%) SLA
7 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (2.07%) Firmware
2 6 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.30%) NFS
4 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.074%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.30%) cPanel
3 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.15%) Puppet
4 1 (0.074%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.074%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 227 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 218 (16.12%) Oracle
3 49 (3.62%) IBM
4 44 (3.25%) Google
5 43 (3.18%) Facebook
6 42 (3.11%) Adobe
7 34 (2.51%) Apple
8 31 (2.29%) Yahoo!
8 31 (2.29%) Sony
9 29 (2.14%) Zend
10 28 (2.07%) SAP
11 26 (1.92%) Sybase
12 24 (1.78%) Tableau
13 21 (1.55%) Talend
14 19 (1.41%) Jaspersoft
14 19 (1.41%) New Relic
14 19 (1.41%) Informatica
15 18 (1.33%) Cognos
16 16 (1.18%) ATG
17 15 (1.11%) Xamarin
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago