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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 102 78 120
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 36 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 3.15% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 3.24% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 30
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2126 2098 2349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.66% 97.17% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1775 1951
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +5 12 £52,500 +75.00% 3
Watford -23 7 £52,500 +27.27%
Bishop's Stortford -2 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Stevenage -5 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 -
Royston +3 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 29 (49.15%) C#
3 26 (44.07%) .NET
4 25 (42.37%) MVC
5 24 (40.68%) ASP.NET
6 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
7 18 (30.51%) HTML
7 18 (30.51%) Web Development
7 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (30.51%) AngularJS
8 15 (25.42%) C++
8 15 (25.42%) Finance
9 14 (23.73%) Linux
9 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (22.03%) Java
10 13 (22.03%) PHP
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) CSS
12 11 (18.64%) Ethernet
13 10 (16.95%) jQuery
13 10 (16.95%) Web Services
14 9 (15.25%) Apache
14 9 (15.25%) Multithreading
14 9 (15.25%) Wireshark
14 9 (15.25%) Workflow
14 9 (15.25%) REST
14 9 (15.25%) CSS3
14 9 (15.25%) GIMP
14 9 (15.25%) HTML5
14 9 (15.25%) Sass

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 9 (15.25%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) CMS
3 5 (8.47%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) GIMP
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Ethernet
2 9 (15.25%) RS-232
2 9 (15.25%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.39%) iBeacon
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.78%) Big Data
2 4 (6.78%) DB2
2 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.69%) Informix
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Grunt
2 5 (8.47%) Selenium
3 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.08%) CruiseControl
4 3 (5.08%) Subversion
4 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.39%) Android Studio
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Automotive
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) .NET
2 24 (40.68%) ASP.NET
3 18 (30.51%) AngularJS
3 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (30.51%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) CSS
5 10 (16.95%) jQuery
5 10 (16.95%) Web Services
6 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (15.25%) CSS3
6 9 (15.25%) HTML5
6 9 (15.25%) REST
6 9 (15.25%) Sass
7 6 (10.17%) Spring
8 5 (8.47%) SignalR
8 5 (8.47%) WebSockets
9 4 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (6.78%) SOAP
9 4 (6.78%) XML
10 3 (5.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Spread Betting
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.39%) Physics
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) AS400
4 1 (1.69%) Economics
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) MVC
2 18 (30.51%) Web Development
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.25%) Multithreading
4 9 (15.25%) Workflow
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.47%) SEO
7 5 (8.47%) SOA
7 5 (8.47%) Web Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Analytics
8 3 (5.08%) Line Management
8 3 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.08%) SOLID
9 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.39%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 29 (49.15%) C#
3 15 (25.42%) C++
4 13 (22.03%) Java
4 13 (22.03%) PHP
4 13 (22.03%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) C
5 5 (8.47%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.39%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.39%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) RPG
8 1 (1.69%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Sybase
3 3 (5.08%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.39%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) hybris
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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