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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 49 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 108 53 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.71% 2.64% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 2.77% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 87 50 106
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
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
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
St Albans +3 22 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hitchin -4 13 £60,000 +51.89%
Watford -4 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Hemel Hempstead -6 9 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Hertford -4 6 £52,500 -25.00%
Hoddesdon - 4 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £70,000 -
Ware - 1 £52,500 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 140 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 122 (45.86%) .NET
3 121 (45.49%) C#
4 120 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (39.85%) CSS
6 100 (37.59%) SQL Server
6 100 (37.59%) HTML
7 91 (34.21%) SQL
8 90 (33.83%) MVC
9 87 (32.71%) ASP.NET
10 73 (27.44%) jQuery
11 72 (27.07%) Java
12 71 (26.69%) Web Services
13 56 (21.05%) TDD
14 53 (19.92%) Software Engineering
15 52 (19.55%) XML
16 50 (18.80%) HTML5
17 49 (18.42%) Finance
18 48 (18.05%) Microsoft
19 47 (17.67%) OO
20 43 (16.17%) Oracle
20 43 (16.17%) Scrum
21 41 (15.41%) Degree
22 40 (15.04%) CMS
23 38 (14.29%) CSS3
24 37 (13.91%) Ajax
25 36 (13.53%) MySQL
25 36 (13.53%) Linux
26 35 (13.16%) PHP
27 33 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (15.04%) CMS
2 19 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.64%) Node.js
4 11 (4.14%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.14%) IIS
5 9 (3.38%) Apache
6 7 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.63%) EPiServer CMS
7 6 (2.26%) Drupal
8 5 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.13%) Tuxedo
10 3 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.13%) AquaLogic
11 2 (0.75%) WordPress
12 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Applications
1 22 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.63%) Mingle
3 4 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) SaaS
2 2 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.14%) SS7
1 19 (7.14%) TCAP
1 19 (7.14%) INAP
1 19 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (7.14%) 4G
2 15 (5.64%) Internet
3 5 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.88%) Wireless
4 1 (0.38%) Broadband
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (37.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.53%) MySQL
3 33 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (6.02%) Oracle Database
6 15 (5.64%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.14%) DB2
8 10 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.38%) QlikView
9 9 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.63%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.63%) RavenDB
10 7 (2.63%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (12.03%) Subversion
2 24 (9.02%) Visual Studio
3 21 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 17 (6.39%) Ant
4 17 (6.39%) NUnit
5 15 (5.64%) Maven
6 11 (4.14%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.01%) Selenium
8 8 (3.01%) MSTest
9 7 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.26%) RSpec
10 6 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.50%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 49 (18.42%) Finance
2 27 (10.15%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.39%) Retail
4 11 (4.14%) Advertising
5 7 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.26%) Marketing
7 5 (1.88%) Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Games
8 3 (1.13%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (45.86%) .NET
2 106 (39.85%) CSS
3 100 (37.59%) HTML
4 87 (32.71%) ASP.NET
5 73 (27.44%) jQuery
6 71 (26.69%) Web Services
7 52 (19.55%) XML
8 50 (18.80%) HTML5
9 38 (14.29%) CSS3
10 37 (13.91%) Ajax
11 33 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (12.03%) JSP
13 30 (11.28%) J2EE
14 28 (10.53%) XHTML
15 26 (9.77%) WCF
16 25 (9.40%) Servlets
17 22 (8.27%) Spring
18 20 (7.52%) SOAP
19 19 (7.14%) Silverlight
20 18 (6.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.02%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.51%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.14%) User Experience
4 11 (4.14%) Semantic Web
5 10 (3.76%) Physics
6 7 (2.63%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.50%) W3C
8 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.75%) Statistics
9 2 (0.75%) Open Source
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.53%) Linux
2 16 (6.02%) UNIX
2 16 (6.02%) Windows
3 7 (2.63%) CentOS
4 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (33.83%) MVC
3 56 (21.05%) TDD
4 53 (19.92%) Software Engineering
5 47 (17.67%) OO
6 43 (16.17%) Scrum
7 29 (10.90%) Multithreading
8 27 (10.15%) SOA
9 26 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 24 (9.02%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.65%) Unit Testing
12 21 (7.89%) Web Development
13 20 (7.52%) UML
13 20 (7.52%) BDD
14 19 (7.14%) Network Architecture
14 19 (7.14%) Analytics
15 16 (6.02%) MVVM
16 14 (5.26%) Coaching
16 14 (5.26%) Workflow
17 12 (4.51%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 140 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 121 (45.49%) C#
3 91 (34.21%) SQL
4 72 (27.07%) Java
5 35 (13.16%) PHP
6 26 (9.77%) C++
7 20 (7.52%) Erlang
8 19 (7.14%) C
8 19 (7.14%) Python
9 17 (6.39%) VB
10 11 (4.14%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.38%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.38%) VB6
12 8 (3.01%) Delphi
12 8 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.63%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.26%) PHP5
14 6 (2.26%) Ruby
15 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (15.41%) Degree
2 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.63%) MCTS
3 7 (2.63%) MCSD
3 7 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.88%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (18.05%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.17%) Oracle
3 17 (6.39%) EPiServer
4 14 (5.26%) JBoss
5 9 (3.38%) Actuate
5 9 (3.38%) Tableau
5 9 (3.38%) Google
6 7 (2.63%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.26%) Zend
8 3 (1.13%) Micro Focus
8 3 (1.13%) BEA
9 2 (0.75%) Twitter
9 2 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.38%) webMethods
10 1 (0.38%) Temenos
10 1 (0.38%) Dell
10 1 (0.38%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.38%) Software AG
10 1 (0.38%) Fiorano
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: up to 60k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, life assurance, 31 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago