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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 41 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 119 61 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.12% 3.05% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 3.20% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 98 56 90
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
2254 1904 2757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.95% 95.10% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1547 2165
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 £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
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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
St Albans +2 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Hitchin -1 13 £60,000 +51.89% 1
Watford -5 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Hertford 0 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Hemel Hempstead -6 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £52,500 - 1
Hoddesdon - 4 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage +1 1 £52,000 +41.49%
Ware - 1 £52,500 - 1
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £70,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 142 (52.40%) JavaScript
2 114 (42.07%) C#
3 110 (40.59%) .NET
4 105 (38.75%) HTML
5 103 (38.01%) CSS
6 94 (34.69%) SQL Server
6 94 (34.69%) SQL
7 83 (30.63%) MVC
8 78 (28.78%) Java
9 77 (28.41%) ASP.NET
10 72 (26.57%) jQuery
11 71 (26.20%) Web Services
12 57 (21.03%) TDD
13 56 (20.66%) Software Engineering
14 52 (19.19%) HTML5
15 51 (18.82%) Finance
16 50 (18.45%) OO
17 49 (18.08%) Degree
18 48 (17.71%) XML
19 44 (16.24%) Microsoft
19 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
20 40 (14.76%) Scrum
20 40 (14.76%) Oracle
21 39 (14.39%) CMS
22 38 (14.02%) PHP
22 38 (14.02%) CSS3
23 37 (13.65%) MySQL
23 37 (13.65%) Linux
23 37 (13.65%) Ajax
24 33 (12.18%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (14.39%) CMS
2 20 (7.38%) Node.js
3 16 (5.90%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.06%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.06%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.32%) Apache
5 9 (3.32%) IIS
6 8 (2.95%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.58%) Drupal
8 5 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.85%) EPiServer CMS
8 5 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.11%) WordPress
11 1 (0.37%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) TeamSite
Applications
1 20 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.95%) Mingle
3 6 (2.21%) MS Office
4 4 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.01%) 4G
1 19 (7.01%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (7.01%) SS7
1 19 (7.01%) Internet
1 19 (7.01%) TCAP
1 19 (7.01%) INAP
2 5 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.85%) Wireless
3 1 (0.37%) Broadband
3 1 (0.37%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.65%) MySQL
3 31 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.80%) DB2
5 13 (4.80%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.32%) QlikView
7 8 (2.95%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.95%) RavenDB
7 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (12.18%) Subversion
2 22 (8.12%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.12%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.64%) Maven
4 16 (5.90%) Ant
5 14 (5.17%) NUnit
6 9 (3.32%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.95%) MSTest
7 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.58%) Selenium
8 7 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.21%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.21%) RSpec
9 6 (2.21%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.48%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 51 (18.82%) Finance
2 27 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.27%) Retail
4 11 (4.06%) Advertising
5 9 (3.32%) Banking
6 7 (2.58%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.21%) Marketing
8 3 (1.11%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (40.59%) .NET
2 105 (38.75%) HTML
3 103 (38.01%) CSS
4 77 (28.41%) ASP.NET
5 72 (26.57%) jQuery
6 71 (26.20%) Web Services
7 52 (19.19%) HTML5
8 48 (17.71%) XML
9 38 (14.02%) CSS3
10 37 (13.65%) Ajax
11 33 (12.18%) JSP
12 30 (11.07%) J2EE
13 29 (10.70%) XHTML
13 29 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (9.59%) Servlets
15 23 (8.49%) Spring
15 23 (8.49%) WCF
16 20 (7.38%) SOAP
17 18 (6.64%) Silverlight
18 17 (6.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 28 (10.33%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.64%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.80%) Physics
4 13 (4.80%) Semantic Web
5 7 (2.58%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.48%) W3C
7 3 (1.11%) Open Source
8 2 (0.74%) Statistics
8 2 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.74%) BBC
8 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.65%) Linux
2 18 (6.64%) UNIX
2 18 (6.64%) Windows
3 7 (2.58%) CentOS
3 7 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (30.63%) MVC
2 57 (21.03%) TDD
3 56 (20.66%) Software Engineering
4 50 (18.45%) OO
5 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (14.76%) Scrum
7 28 (10.33%) Multithreading
8 24 (8.86%) E-Commerce
9 20 (7.38%) Unit Testing
10 19 (7.01%) BDD
10 19 (7.01%) Network Architecture
11 18 (6.64%) SOA
11 18 (6.64%) UML
11 18 (6.64%) Analytics
12 17 (6.27%) Web Development
13 16 (5.90%) MVVM
14 14 (5.17%) Workflow
15 12 (4.43%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (4.43%) OOP
16 10 (3.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 142 (52.40%) JavaScript
2 114 (42.07%) C#
3 94 (34.69%) SQL
4 78 (28.78%) Java
5 38 (14.02%) PHP
6 28 (10.33%) C++
7 21 (7.75%) Python
8 20 (7.38%) C
8 20 (7.38%) Erlang
9 14 (5.17%) VB
10 10 (3.69%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.95%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.58%) PHP5
12 7 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.21%) VB6
13 6 (2.21%) Ruby
13 6 (2.21%) Delphi
14 5 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (18.08%) Degree
2 7 (2.58%) MCSE
2 7 (2.58%) MCSD
2 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.58%) MCTS
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.95%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.76%) Oracle
3 13 (4.80%) EPiServer
4 11 (4.06%) JBoss
5 10 (3.69%) Google
6 9 (3.32%) Actuate
6 9 (3.32%) Tableau
7 6 (2.21%) Zend
8 5 (1.85%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.11%) Twitter
10 2 (0.74%) Facebook
11 1 (0.37%) Dell
11 1 (0.37%) Interwoven
11 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.37%) Talend
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