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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 104 117 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 28 33 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 1.47% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.51% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 70
Median salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,900 £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
1983 2183 2473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.24% 97.07% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1743 2005
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 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 27 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 - 8 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £46,000 -
Watford -2 3 £47,500 +35.71%
St Albans +26 1 £47,500 -2.56% 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 27 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 33 (57.89%) C#
1 33 (57.89%) .NET
2 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 26 (45.61%) Java
4 22 (38.60%) Visual Studio
5 20 (35.09%) HTML
6 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (26.32%) Degree
8 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 14 (24.56%) Java EE
9 14 (24.56%) Spring
9 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
10 13 (22.81%) JBoss
10 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
10 13 (22.81%) Middleware
11 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
12 11 (19.30%) Web Development
12 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
13 10 (17.54%) MVC
13 10 (17.54%) OO
13 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
14 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
14 9 (15.79%) SOA
14 9 (15.79%) J2EE
15 8 (14.04%) CSS
15 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
16 7 (12.28%) 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 13 (22.81%) JBoss
1 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.28%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.02%) CMS
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.51%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) .NET
2 20 (35.09%) HTML
3 14 (24.56%) Java EE
3 14 (24.56%) Spring
4 13 (22.81%) Middleware
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
7 9 (15.79%) J2EE
8 8 (14.04%) CSS
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.53%) HTML5
9 6 (10.53%) REST
10 3 (5.26%) Ajax
10 3 (5.26%) JSF
10 3 (5.26%) Servlets
10 3 (5.26%) SOAP
10 3 (5.26%) Struts
10 3 (5.26%) Struts2
11 2 (3.51%) WCF
11 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.26%) Economics
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
3 11 (19.30%) Web Development
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
4 10 (17.54%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) SOA
6 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (8.77%) OOP
8 5 (8.77%) Release Management
9 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.02%) Content Management
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
10 3 (5.26%) Validation
11 2 (3.51%) SOLID
12 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 26 (45.61%) Java
3 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) JCL
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
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