The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 114 122 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 23 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.14% 1.51% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.56% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 28
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
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
1938 2377 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.23% 96.94% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1980 2006
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Hertfordshire region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
St Albans +12 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £70,000 -
Stevenage -9 2 £50,000 +29.03%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £70,000 -
Harpenden - 1 £50,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 26 (48.15%) C#
2 26 (48.15%) .NET
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.04%) HTML
4 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
5 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 14 (25.93%) Spring
7 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
8 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
9 12 (22.22%) Web Development
9 12 (22.22%) Java EE
9 12 (22.22%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) J2EE
10 11 (20.37%) MVC
10 11 (20.37%) Finance
11 10 (18.52%) Middleware
11 10 (18.52%) CSS
11 10 (18.52%) JBoss
11 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
11 10 (18.52%) SOA
12 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
13 8 (14.81%) HTML5
14 7 (12.96%) REST
14 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
14 7 (12.96%) WebSphere

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) JBoss
1 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) CMS
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) CICS
5 1 (1.85%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.56%) CruiseControl
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Automotive
3 5 (9.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) .NET
2 20 (37.04%) HTML
3 14 (25.93%) Spring
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
5 12 (22.22%) Java EE
6 11 (20.37%) J2EE
7 10 (18.52%) CSS
7 10 (18.52%) Middleware
8 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (14.81%) HTML5
10 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.96%) REST
11 6 (11.11%) jQuery
11 6 (11.11%) Web Services
12 5 (9.26%) Struts
12 5 (9.26%) Struts2
13 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (7.41%) CSS3
13 4 (7.41%) SOAP
13 4 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Economics
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.22%) Web Development
4 11 (20.37%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) SOA
6 6 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) OOP
7 5 (9.26%) Validation
8 4 (7.41%) Analytics
8 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.41%) Content Management
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
9 3 (5.56%) SOLID
10 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 26 (48.15%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) C
7 2 (3.70%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) JCL
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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