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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 111 120 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 30 39 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.37% 1.67% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.72% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 76
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,900 £47,500
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
2082 2263 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.20% 96.63% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1839 1983
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,175
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 5 May 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 May 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
Stevenage - 9 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £46,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £36,250 -
Watford -12 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Kings Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 41 (65.08%) .NET
2 40 (63.49%) C#
3 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 27 (42.86%) HTML
5 25 (39.68%) Visual Studio
6 24 (38.10%) Java
7 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
8 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
9 17 (26.98%) Degree
10 16 (25.40%) Front End Development
11 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (23.81%) MVC
11 15 (23.81%) Middleware
11 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
12 13 (20.63%) CSS
12 13 (20.63%) JBoss
12 13 (20.63%) SQL
12 13 (20.63%) Java EE
12 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.46%) Spring
13 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
14 10 (15.87%) SOA
14 10 (15.87%) OO
14 10 (15.87%) HTML5
15 9 (14.29%) Web Development
15 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
16 8 (12.70%) REST
16 8 (12.70%) 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 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.63%) JBoss
3 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
6 4 (6.35%) CMS
7 2 (3.17%) Apache
8 1 (1.59%) CICS
8 1 (1.59%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Informix
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.35%) CruiseControl
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
4 15 (23.81%) Middleware
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) Java EE
6 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
6 11 (17.46%) Spring
7 10 (15.87%) HTML5
8 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 8 (12.70%) REST
10 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.11%) jQuery
11 5 (7.94%) Ajax
11 5 (7.94%) CSS3
11 5 (7.94%) Entity Framework
11 5 (7.94%) SOAP
12 4 (6.35%) J2EE
12 4 (6.35%) JSF
12 4 (6.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Fintech
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Linux
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) AIX
4 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Front End Development
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) MVC
3 10 (15.87%) OO
3 10 (15.87%) SOA
4 9 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
6 5 (7.94%) Release Management
7 4 (6.35%) Analytics
7 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.35%) Content Management
7 4 (6.35%) OOP
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.35%) SOLID
8 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL
8 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) C#
2 24 (38.10%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
5 4 (6.35%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.17%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) JCL
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) HP
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