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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 47 46 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 115 121 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.72% 5.13% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 5.30% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 109 100 56
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2301 2285 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.46% 96.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1879 1553
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 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +14 30 £45,000 -5.26% 3
St Albans -2 27 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +12 13 £52,500 -8.69%
Rickmansworth -15 9 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Harpenden - 7 £55,000 -
Hoddesdon -5 3 £48,500 +7.77%
Royston - 3 £42,500 -
Hertford +3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Borehamwood -21 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Berkhamsted - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 152 (71.03%) C#
2 151 (70.56%) JavaScript
3 150 (70.09%) .NET
4 144 (67.29%) MVC
5 142 (66.36%) SQL
6 138 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
7 133 (62.15%) HTML
8 124 (57.94%) ASP.NET
9 106 (49.53%) CSS
10 100 (46.73%) jQuery
11 94 (43.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (42.52%) TDD
13 90 (42.06%) Scrum
14 69 (32.24%) Microsoft
15 68 (31.78%) HTML5
16 66 (30.84%) SQL Server
17 60 (28.04%) XML
18 55 (25.70%) MS Excel
19 53 (24.77%) Ajax
19 53 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
19 53 (24.77%) TeamCity
20 52 (24.30%) CSS3
21 49 (22.90%) WCF
21 49 (22.90%) Oracle
22 48 (22.43%) Windows
23 45 (21.03%) Web Development
23 45 (21.03%) Multithreading
24 44 (20.56%) OO
25 43 (20.09%) Open Source
25 43 (20.09%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (18.22%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.07%) Apache
3 10 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.27%) IIS
4 7 (3.27%) NServiceBus
5 6 (2.80%) OpenEdge
6 5 (2.34%) JBoss
7 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.40%) Node.js
8 1 (0.47%) CMS
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.47%) Kentico
8 1 (0.47%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 55 (25.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) HTTP
2 3 (1.40%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
3 1 (0.47%) Telnet
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.47%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (14.49%) NoSQL
3 29 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (8.88%) MySQL
6 18 (8.41%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.54%) CouchDB
7 14 (6.54%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.34%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.40%) QlikView
14 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 53 (24.77%) TeamCity
2 37 (17.29%) NUnit
3 35 (16.36%) Selenium
4 31 (14.49%) Git (software)
5 21 (9.81%) Visual Studio
6 17 (7.94%) Subversion
7 11 (5.14%) Bitbucket
8 10 (4.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (4.67%) ReSharper
9 7 (3.27%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.87%) WebSpeed
12 3 (1.40%) Xcode
12 3 (1.40%) JUnit
12 3 (1.40%) Maven
12 3 (1.40%) JIRA
13 2 (0.93%) Toad
13 2 (0.93%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (6.54%) Finance
2 5 (2.34%) Retail
3 4 (1.87%) Banking
3 4 (1.87%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (70.09%) .NET
2 133 (62.15%) HTML
3 124 (57.94%) ASP.NET
4 106 (49.53%) CSS
5 100 (46.73%) jQuery
6 94 (43.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 68 (31.78%) HTML5
8 60 (28.04%) XML
9 53 (24.77%) Ajax
10 52 (24.30%) CSS3
11 49 (22.90%) WCF
12 43 (20.09%) .NET Framework
13 40 (18.69%) Entity Framework
14 37 (17.29%) AngularJS
15 36 (16.82%) WebSockets
15 36 (16.82%) XSLT
16 34 (15.89%) Web Services
17 33 (15.42%) Silverlight
18 28 (13.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (11.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.28%) Mathematics
2 12 (5.61%) User Experience
3 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.80%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.80%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.34%) NHS
4 5 (2.34%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.87%) Physics
5 4 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) IVR
7 1 (0.47%) Xbox
7 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.43%) Windows
2 34 (15.89%) Linux
3 30 (14.02%) Android
4 29 (13.55%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.61%) UNIX
6 4 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (67.29%) MVC
2 138 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (42.52%) TDD
4 90 (42.06%) Scrum
5 45 (21.03%) Web Development
5 45 (21.03%) Multithreading
6 44 (20.56%) OO
7 43 (20.09%) Open Source
8 42 (19.63%) SOA
9 39 (18.22%) OOD
9 39 (18.22%) Software Engineering
10 37 (17.29%) Low Latency
11 35 (16.36%) Mobile Development
12 16 (7.48%) OOP
13 13 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (5.61%) MVVM
15 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (4.67%) Automated Testing
16 10 (4.67%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 152 (71.03%) C#
2 151 (70.56%) JavaScript
3 142 (66.36%) SQL
4 40 (18.69%) PL/SQL
5 38 (17.76%) Objective-C
6 29 (13.55%) Java
7 25 (11.68%) PHP
8 20 (9.35%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.74%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.27%) C++
10 7 (3.27%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.80%) PHP5
11 6 (2.80%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.40%) Ruby
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (16.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.27%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) HL7
2 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.90%) Oracle
3 18 (8.41%) Xamarin
4 13 (6.07%) Zend
5 10 (4.67%) New Relic
6 9 (4.21%) Telerik
7 6 (2.80%) Progress
7 6 (2.80%) IBM
8 3 (1.40%) Adobe
8 3 (1.40%) Cognos
9 2 (0.93%) SAP
9 2 (0.93%) HP
9 2 (0.93%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.47%) Sybase
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago