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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 108 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 24 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.22% 1.87% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.94% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 28
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £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
1902 2373 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.99% 96.58% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 2040 1919
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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
St Albans +7 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Watford +2 5 £42,750 +6.87% 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 3 £70,000 +115.38%
Stevenage -9 2 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Harpenden - 2 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (54.90%) Java
2 23 (45.10%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) .NET
3 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 18 (35.29%) HTML
6 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (27.45%) Spring
8 14 (27.45%) MVC
9 13 (25.49%) Finance
9 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.57%) J2EE
11 10 (19.61%) Web Development
11 10 (19.61%) Degree
12 9 (17.65%) Java EE
12 9 (17.65%) CSS
12 9 (17.65%) Web Services
12 9 (17.65%) SOA
12 9 (17.65%) REST
13 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
13 8 (15.69%) Linux
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle
13 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
13 8 (15.69%) HTML5
13 8 (15.69%) jQuery
14 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.73%) JBoss

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 7 (13.73%) JBoss
1 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.80%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) CICS
5 1 (1.96%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
3 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.88%) CruiseControl
3 3 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Aerospace
2 7 (13.73%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 14 (27.45%) Spring
5 11 (21.57%) J2EE
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) Java EE
6 9 (17.65%) REST
6 9 (17.65%) Web Services
7 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
7 8 (15.69%) HTML5
7 8 (15.69%) jQuery
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.73%) Middleware
9 5 (9.80%) CSS3
9 5 (9.80%) Struts
9 5 (9.80%) Struts2
9 5 (9.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Economics
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) Web Development
5 9 (17.65%) SOA
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) OOP
6 5 (9.80%) Validation
7 4 (7.84%) Content Management
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) SOLID
9 2 (3.92%) TDD
10 1 (1.96%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.96%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) Java
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.84%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.88%) C
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.92%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) JCL
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Perforce
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