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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 109 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 27 59 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 2.45% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.54% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 26
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1943 2322 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.05% 96.47% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2014 1875
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -14 8 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Stevenage +6 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
St Albans 0 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 £70,000 +115.38%
Harpenden - 2 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £70,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 - 1
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (52.83%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
5 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
6 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
6 16 (30.19%) HTML
7 15 (28.30%) MVC
8 14 (26.42%) Finance
8 14 (26.42%) Spring
8 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (24.53%) J2EE
10 12 (22.64%) Web Development
11 11 (20.75%) Linux
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.75%) REST
12 10 (18.87%) Web Services
13 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 9 (16.98%) Degree
13 9 (16.98%) jQuery
14 8 (15.09%) CSS
14 8 (15.09%) Unix
14 8 (15.09%) SOA
14 8 (15.09%) Aerospace
14 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
14 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 7 (13.21%) HTML5

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 5 (9.43%) CMS
1 5 (9.43%) JBoss
1 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) CICS
3 1 (1.89%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) GIMP
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.66%) RS-232
2 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.89%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) DB2
3 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Aerospace
3 7 (13.21%) Automotive
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
3 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 14 (26.42%) Spring
5 13 (24.53%) J2EE
6 11 (20.75%) REST
7 10 (18.87%) Web Services
8 9 (16.98%) jQuery
9 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
9 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (15.09%) CSS
10 7 (13.21%) HTML5
10 7 (13.21%) Java EE
11 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.43%) CSS3
12 5 (9.43%) Middleware
12 5 (9.43%) Struts
12 5 (9.43%) Struts2
13 4 (7.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Economics
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) AS400
4 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Physics
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.30%) MVC
3 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) Web Development
5 8 (15.09%) SOA
6 6 (11.32%) OO
6 6 (11.32%) OOP
7 5 (9.43%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Content Management
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.66%) Line Management
9 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.66%) SOLID
9 3 (5.66%) Workflow
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
10 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
11 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) C#
4 17 (32.08%) SQL
5 7 (13.21%) C++
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.55%) C
8 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.77%) Python
11 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.89%) JCL
11 1 (1.89%) Perl
11 1 (1.89%) RPG
11 1 (1.89%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Sybase
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.89%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Perforce
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + pension, healthcare, flexitime and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum 35k plus up to 25% overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 plus Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago