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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 56 44 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 111 122 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.61% 4.93% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 5.14% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 102 106 56
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
St Albans -6 38 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Watford +22 29 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Hemel Hempstead +6 15 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Hoddesdon -2 4 £48,500 +7.77%
Rickmansworth -13 3 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Royston - 3 £42,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £55,000 - 1
Stevenage +5 1 - -
Berkhamsted - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 157 (69.16%) JavaScript
2 154 (67.84%) .NET
3 150 (66.08%) C#
4 147 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (62.11%) SQL
6 140 (61.67%) MVC
7 136 (59.91%) HTML
8 133 (58.59%) ASP.NET
9 119 (52.42%) CSS
10 106 (46.70%) TDD
11 104 (45.81%) Scrum
12 103 (45.37%) jQuery
13 98 (43.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 74 (32.60%) SQL Server
14 74 (32.60%) HTML5
15 71 (31.28%) XML
15 71 (31.28%) Microsoft
16 59 (25.99%) Ajax
16 59 (25.99%) Team Foundation Server
17 57 (25.11%) CSS3
18 56 (24.67%) MS Excel
19 50 (22.03%) TeamCity
20 48 (21.15%) SOA
20 48 (21.15%) WCF
21 46 (20.26%) Web Development
22 44 (19.38%) Windows
22 44 (19.38%) Oracle
22 44 (19.38%) OOD
23 43 (18.94%) SharePoint
23 43 (18.94%) Multithreading

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (18.94%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.73%) Apache
3 9 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.08%) IIS
4 7 (3.08%) JBoss
5 6 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.64%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.32%) Node.js
6 3 (1.32%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.44%) Kentico
7 1 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.44%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 56 (24.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.17%) SaaS
3 11 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) HTTP
2 4 (1.76%) DAB
2 4 (1.76%) SSH
3 3 (1.32%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.44%) IPv4
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (32.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (13.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (12.33%) NoSQL
5 27 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (7.93%) MySQL
6 18 (7.93%) Relational Database
7 16 (7.05%) MongoDB
8 13 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.85%) CouchDB
10 7 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.20%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (1.32%) DB2
14 3 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (25.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (22.03%) TeamCity
3 37 (16.30%) Git (software)
3 37 (16.30%) Selenium
3 37 (16.30%) NUnit
4 22 (9.69%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.61%) Subversion
6 12 (5.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (4.41%) Bitbucket
8 9 (3.96%) ReSharper
9 7 (3.08%) JUnit
9 7 (3.08%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.64%) Maven
11 5 (2.20%) JIRA
12 4 (1.76%) Grunt
13 3 (1.32%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.32%) Xcode
14 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.88%) Xdebug
General
1 15 (6.61%) Finance
2 12 (5.29%) Marketing
3 7 (3.08%) Retail
4 5 (2.20%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (67.84%) .NET
2 136 (59.91%) HTML
3 133 (58.59%) ASP.NET
4 119 (52.42%) CSS
5 103 (45.37%) jQuery
6 98 (43.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 74 (32.60%) HTML5
8 71 (31.28%) XML
9 59 (25.99%) Ajax
10 57 (25.11%) CSS3
11 48 (21.15%) WCF
12 40 (17.62%) XSLT
13 38 (16.74%) .NET Framework
13 38 (16.74%) WebSockets
13 38 (16.74%) AngularJS
14 37 (16.30%) Silverlight
15 33 (14.54%) Entity Framework
16 32 (14.10%) Web Services
17 30 (13.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 26 (11.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.81%) Mathematics
2 14 (6.17%) User Experience
3 5 (2.20%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.20%) NHS
4 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.76%) Statistics
5 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.88%) Physics
6 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.44%) Xbox
7 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) IVR
7 1 (0.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (19.38%) Windows
2 33 (14.54%) Linux
3 25 (11.01%) Android
4 24 (10.57%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.08%) UNIX
6 4 (1.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (64.76%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (61.67%) MVC
3 106 (46.70%) TDD
4 104 (45.81%) Scrum
5 48 (21.15%) SOA
6 46 (20.26%) Web Development
7 44 (19.38%) OOD
8 43 (18.94%) Multithreading
8 43 (18.94%) Open Source
9 40 (17.62%) Software Engineering
9 40 (17.62%) OO
10 38 (16.74%) Low Latency
11 37 (16.30%) Mobile Development
12 17 (7.49%) MVVM
13 16 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.73%) OOP
15 11 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (3.96%) API Integration
16 9 (3.96%) Mentoring
16 9 (3.96%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 157 (69.16%) JavaScript
2 150 (66.08%) C#
3 141 (62.11%) SQL
4 40 (17.62%) Objective-C
5 38 (16.74%) PHP
5 38 (16.74%) PL/SQL
6 26 (11.45%) Java
7 18 (7.93%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.96%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.52%) Ruby
10 7 (3.08%) PHP5
10 7 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.64%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.64%) Python
12 5 (2.20%) Perl
13 4 (1.76%) C++
14 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) XAML
15 1 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
15 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (15.86%) Degree
2 8 (3.52%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.76%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) QA
2 5 (2.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) cPanel
2 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (31.28%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.38%) Oracle
3 15 (6.61%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.29%) Zend
5 9 (3.96%) New Relic
6 5 (2.20%) Telerik
7 4 (1.76%) SAP
7 4 (1.76%) Cognos
8 3 (1.32%) Adobe
8 3 (1.32%) IBM
8 3 (1.32%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.32%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.88%) Tableau
10 1 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.44%) HP
10 1 (0.44%) BEA
10 1 (0.44%) Micro Focus
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + discretionary 10% bonus and more!
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago