The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 63 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 132 73 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.36% 3.46% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 3.61% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 107 65 67
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £59,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
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
1975 2023 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.09% 95.79% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1565 2122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +22 41 £45,000 -3.22%
St Albans -2 23 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Hitchin - 12 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Letchworth - 8 £68,750 -
Stevenage +32 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Potters Bar - 3 £50,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -13 2 £57,500 +6.48%
Rickmansworth - 2 £46,000 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 138 (57.26%) .NET
2 131 (54.36%) JavaScript
3 116 (48.13%) C#
4 115 (47.72%) MVC
5 112 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (43.15%) CSS
7 103 (42.74%) XML
7 103 (42.74%) SQL
7 103 (42.74%) ASP.NET
8 91 (37.76%) Java
9 88 (36.51%) HTML
10 85 (35.27%) SQL Server
11 84 (34.85%) Microsoft
12 76 (31.54%) TDD
13 72 (29.88%) Oracle
14 70 (29.05%) Finance
15 68 (28.22%) jQuery
16 62 (25.73%) Multithreading
17 60 (24.90%) SOA
18 58 (24.07%) Scrum
19 57 (23.65%) Spring
20 54 (22.41%) Hibernate
20 54 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 53 (21.99%) Software Engineering
22 49 (20.33%) Linux
22 49 (20.33%) Web Services
23 48 (19.92%) C++
24 46 (19.09%) OO
24 46 (19.09%) XSLT
25 42 (17.43%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (14.94%) SharePoint
2 32 (13.28%) JBoss
3 25 (10.37%) Oracle Service Bus
3 25 (10.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (9.54%) Tuxedo
4 23 (9.54%) AquaLogic
5 19 (7.88%) WebSphere
6 17 (7.05%) IIS
7 14 (5.81%) CMS
8 10 (4.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (3.73%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.90%) EPiServer CMS
10 7 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.24%) Confluence
14 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.41%) Apache
15 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
Applications
1 34 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.66%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.98%) SaaS
2 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.71%) IPv4
2 7 (2.90%) DAB
2 7 (2.90%) SSH
3 3 (1.24%) Wireless
3 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) SMTP
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (9.96%) Oracle Database
4 23 (9.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (9.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (9.54%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (9.54%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (7.47%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.22%) MySQL
7 12 (4.98%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.90%) DB2
10 5 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.07%) Redis
11 4 (1.66%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.66%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (14.52%) NUnit
3 31 (12.86%) Maven
4 29 (12.03%) Subversion
4 29 (12.03%) TeamCity
5 28 (11.62%) Selenium
6 25 (10.37%) Git (software)
7 23 (9.54%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (5.81%) Visual Studio
9 10 (4.15%) SoapUI
10 9 (3.73%) Ant
11 7 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (2.90%) Grunt
11 7 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.07%) Hudson
12 5 (2.07%) Moq
13 4 (1.66%) JUnit
14 3 (1.24%) JIRA
14 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
General
1 70 (29.05%) Finance
2 25 (10.37%) Marketing
3 17 (7.05%) Banking
4 15 (6.22%) Retail
5 12 (4.98%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.15%) Advertising
7 7 (2.90%) Legal
8 4 (1.66%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (57.26%) .NET
2 104 (43.15%) CSS
3 103 (42.74%) ASP.NET
3 103 (42.74%) XML
4 88 (36.51%) HTML
5 68 (28.22%) jQuery
6 57 (23.65%) Spring
7 54 (22.41%) Hibernate
7 54 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (20.33%) Web Services
9 46 (19.09%) XSLT
10 42 (17.43%) Ajax
11 39 (16.18%) HTML5
11 39 (16.18%) CSS3
12 37 (15.35%) Struts
13 34 (14.11%) WCF
14 33 (13.69%) JSF
15 27 (11.20%) J2EE
16 26 (10.79%) Silverlight
17 25 (10.37%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.03%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.54%) N-Tier
3 14 (5.81%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.15%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.32%) User Experience
6 7 (2.90%) Open Source
7 6 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.66%) Statistics
10 3 (1.24%) Blog
10 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.24%) PMI
11 2 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.41%) W3C
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.33%) Linux
2 32 (13.28%) UNIX
3 27 (11.20%) Windows
4 10 (4.15%) AIX
4 10 (4.15%) HPUX
4 10 (4.15%) Solaris
4 10 (4.15%) Android
4 10 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (47.72%) MVC
2 112 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (31.54%) TDD
4 62 (25.73%) Multithreading
5 60 (24.90%) SOA
6 58 (24.07%) Scrum
7 53 (21.99%) Software Engineering
8 46 (19.09%) OO
9 37 (15.35%) Web Development
10 33 (13.69%) Mentoring
11 32 (13.28%) Low Latency
12 29 (12.03%) OOD
13 27 (11.20%) UML
14 23 (9.54%) BPEL
15 18 (7.47%) Unit Testing
16 17 (7.05%) E-Commerce
17 15 (6.22%) BDD
18 13 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
19 11 (4.56%) Analytics
20 10 (4.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 131 (54.36%) JavaScript
2 116 (48.13%) C#
3 103 (42.74%) SQL
4 91 (37.76%) Java
5 48 (19.92%) C++
6 37 (15.35%) C
7 30 (12.45%) PL/SQL
8 27 (11.20%) Objective-C
9 25 (10.37%) PHP
10 23 (9.54%) Python
10 23 (9.54%) COBOL
10 23 (9.54%) Delphi
10 23 (9.54%) VB6
10 23 (9.54%) VB
11 10 (4.15%) XPath
12 9 (3.73%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.32%) Ruby
14 7 (2.90%) Perl
15 6 (2.49%) Assembly Language
15 6 (2.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (16.18%) Degree
2 10 (4.15%) Sun Certification
3 7 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.90%) VCP4
4 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCTS
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCSD
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.98%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (4.15%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.32%) Puppet
3 7 (2.90%) cPanel
4 1 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 84 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 72 (29.88%) Oracle
3 23 (9.54%) BEA
3 23 (9.54%) Micro Focus
4 11 (4.56%) EPiServer
5 10 (4.15%) VMware
6 7 (2.90%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.90%) IBM
7 6 (2.49%) Zend
8 4 (1.66%) Temenos
9 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.24%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.24%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.83%) Fiorano
10 2 (0.83%) Twitter
10 2 (0.83%) Software AG
10 2 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.83%) webMethods
11 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.41%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k plus 10% bonus, pension, health care and more
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago