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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 104 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 42 116 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 5.05% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 5.23% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 103 113
Average salary £59,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2155 2217 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 96.56% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1805 1971
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average 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 £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 -12 11 £65,000 +33.33% 1
St Albans +4 9 £60,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +20 4 £40,750 -25.90% 1
Rickmansworth +6 4 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hemel Hempstead +10 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Kings Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 76 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 75 (72.12%) C#
3 73 (70.19%) MVC
4 72 (69.23%) .NET
5 67 (64.42%) HTML
6 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (50.96%) ASP.NET
7 53 (50.96%) jQuery
8 48 (46.15%) HTML5
9 47 (45.19%) AngularJS
10 45 (43.27%) CSS
11 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (37.50%) SQL
13 35 (33.65%) Scrum
14 34 (32.69%) WCF
15 32 (30.77%) XML
16 30 (28.85%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (26.92%) CSS3
17 28 (26.92%) Ajax
17 28 (26.92%) TDD
18 27 (25.96%) NoSQL
19 26 (25.00%) Subversion
20 25 (24.04%) SOAP
20 25 (24.04%) ASP.NET Web API
21 24 (23.08%) Windows
21 24 (23.08%) Java
21 24 (23.08%) Finance
21 24 (23.08%) Entity Framework
21 24 (23.08%) TeamCity
22 23 (22.12%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (15.38%) NServiceBus
2 15 (14.42%) OpenEdge
3 6 (5.77%) Node.js
3 6 (5.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.85%) JBoss
5 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) Apache
7 1 (0.96%) CMS
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) NoSQL
2 18 (17.31%) MongoDB
3 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (13.46%) Redis
5 12 (11.54%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.92%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.96%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Subversion
2 24 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 23 (22.12%) NUnit
4 15 (14.42%) Fiddler
4 15 (14.42%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.42%) JIRA
5 11 (10.58%) Selenium
6 8 (7.69%) Moq
6 8 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.85%) CruiseControl
9 4 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (2.88%) MSTest
10 3 (2.88%) NCover
10 3 (2.88%) NCrunch
11 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.92%) Gradle
11 2 (1.92%) Maven
11 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Games
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.23%) .NET
2 67 (64.42%) HTML
3 53 (50.96%) ASP.NET
3 53 (50.96%) jQuery
4 48 (46.15%) HTML5
5 47 (45.19%) AngularJS
6 45 (43.27%) CSS
7 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (32.69%) WCF
9 32 (30.77%) XML
10 30 (28.85%) RabbitMQ
11 28 (26.92%) Ajax
11 28 (26.92%) CSS3
12 25 (24.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (24.04%) SOAP
13 24 (23.08%) Entity Framework
14 23 (22.12%) .NET Framework
14 23 (22.12%) Web Services
15 20 (19.23%) ZeroMQ
16 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) N-Tier
2 15 (14.42%) Client/Server
3 14 (13.46%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) User Experience
6 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.96%) iPhone
8 1 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.08%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Linux
3 15 (14.42%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.88%) Android
5 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (70.19%) MVC
2 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.65%) Scrum
4 28 (26.92%) TDD
5 22 (21.15%) OO
6 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.31%) Dependency Injection
8 17 (16.35%) Web Development
9 16 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 16 (15.38%) SOA
9 16 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 15 (14.42%) BDD
10 15 (14.42%) DevOps
11 14 (13.46%) CQRS
11 14 (13.46%) Multithreading
12 13 (12.50%) Software Testing
13 12 (11.54%) OOD
13 12 (11.54%) UML
14 10 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 75 (72.12%) C#
3 39 (37.50%) SQL
4 24 (23.08%) Java
5 21 (20.19%) T-SQL
6 18 (17.31%) C++
7 15 (14.42%) OpenEdge ABL
7 15 (14.42%) Progress 4GL
8 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
10 8 (7.69%) Objective-C
11 6 (5.77%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.92%) Python
13 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.96%) C
14 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.42%) Progress
3 4 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe
4 2 (1.92%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Teradata
5 1 (0.96%) BEA
5 1 (0.96%) Sage
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.96%) Sybase
5 1 (0.96%) Telerik
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago