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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 105 98 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 28 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.39% 2.12% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.17% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 38
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
1962 2024 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.18% 97.64% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1735 1578
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +10 17 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Bishop's Stortford -5 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Royston - 3 £40,000 - 1
Watford -1 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Stevenage -21 1 £35,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 36 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 34 (54.84%) C#
3 28 (45.16%) .NET
3 28 (45.16%) MVC
4 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
5 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
7 18 (29.03%) Web Development
8 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 15 (24.19%) HTML
9 15 (24.19%) Sass
10 14 (22.58%) C++
10 14 (22.58%) Finance
11 13 (20.97%) SQL
12 12 (19.35%) Linux
13 11 (17.74%) PHP
13 11 (17.74%) Ethernet
14 10 (16.13%) Java
14 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (16.13%) Grunt
15 9 (14.52%) TypeScript
15 9 (14.52%) SignalR
15 9 (14.52%) CSS3
15 9 (14.52%) WebSockets
15 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (14.52%) RS-232
15 9 (14.52%) GIMP
15 9 (14.52%) HTML5
15 9 (14.52%) Umbraco

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 (14.52%) Apache
1 9 (14.52%) CMS
1 9 (14.52%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.84%) JBoss
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) GIMP
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Ethernet
2 9 (14.52%) RS-232
2 9 (14.52%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.23%) iBeacon
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 4 (6.45%) DB2
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.84%) DocumentDB
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Grunt
2 9 (14.52%) Selenium
3 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (9.68%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.23%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.61%) Bower
6 1 (1.61%) Gradle
6 1 (1.61%) gulp
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.84%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) .NET
2 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
2 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (24.19%) HTML
4 15 (24.19%) Sass
5 9 (14.52%) CSS
5 9 (14.52%) CSS3
5 9 (14.52%) HTML5
5 9 (14.52%) SignalR
5 9 (14.52%) WebSockets
6 8 (12.90%) Web Services
7 7 (11.29%) jQuery
8 6 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (9.68%) Node.js
8 6 (9.68%) React
8 6 (9.68%) REST
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (8.06%) Spring
10 3 (4.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Spread Betting
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.23%) Physics
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) MVC
2 18 (29.03%) Web Development
3 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.52%) Load Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
5 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (14.52%) SEO
5 9 (14.52%) Web Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Workflow
6 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) TDD
8 5 (8.06%) Analytics
8 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.23%) OOP
10 2 (3.23%) SOA
10 2 (3.23%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 34 (54.84%) C#
3 14 (22.58%) C++
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) PHP
6 10 (16.13%) Java
7 9 (14.52%) TypeScript
8 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.45%) C
10 2 (3.23%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) RPG
11 1 (1.61%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.61%) VB
11 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle
1 5 (8.06%) Xamarin
2 4 (6.45%) Sybase
3 2 (3.23%) EMC
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Perforce
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