The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 41 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 139 67 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.52% 3.01% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 3.20% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 61 85
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2094 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 94.15% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1653 1960
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Senior Developer
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Hertford -3 19 £50,000 - 2
St Albans +9 18 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Watford -9 14 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Hitchin -1 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 8 £52,500 -
Letchworth - 8 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 7 £45,000 - 1
Stevenage - 6 £52,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £47,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £50,000 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 129 (49.81%) JavaScript
2 106 (40.93%) .NET
3 105 (40.54%) SQL
4 97 (37.45%) HTML
4 97 (37.45%) C#
5 90 (34.75%) Java
5 90 (34.75%) CSS
6 88 (33.98%) SQL Server
7 74 (28.57%) TDD
8 71 (27.41%) Web Services
9 69 (26.64%) MVC
10 66 (25.48%) ASP.NET
11 63 (24.32%) jQuery
12 59 (22.78%) HTML5
13 53 (20.46%) Oracle
14 52 (20.08%) Finance
14 52 (20.08%) Software Engineering
15 51 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (18.53%) Degree
16 48 (18.53%) XML
17 43 (16.60%) J2EE
17 43 (16.60%) CSS3
18 42 (16.22%) OO
19 40 (15.44%) Ajax
20 38 (14.67%) Scrum
21 37 (14.29%) Microsoft
22 33 (12.74%) C++
23 32 (12.36%) MySQL
23 32 (12.36%) JSP
23 32 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 29 (11.20%) CMS
2 24 (9.27%) Node.js
3 20 (7.72%) WebLogic
4 19 (7.34%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.02%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.63%) Apache
6 12 (4.63%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.86%) IIS
8 6 (2.32%) Drupal
9 5 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.77%) lighttpd
13 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.39%) SAS
13 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.39%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.93%) Mingle
4 4 (1.54%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) GitHub
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.34%) SS7
1 19 (7.34%) TCAP
1 19 (7.34%) INAP
1 19 (7.34%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (7.34%) 4G
2 18 (6.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) Broadband
3 1 (0.39%) IPv4
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (12.36%) MySQL
3 23 (8.88%) DB2
4 21 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.02%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.47%) QlikView
10 8 (3.09%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.70%) MS Access
12 6 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.32%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.93%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.93%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 31 (11.97%) Subversion
2 23 (8.88%) Maven
3 18 (6.95%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.95%) Ant
4 16 (6.18%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.25%) NUnit
7 9 (3.47%) Selenium
8 8 (3.09%) PhoneGap
8 8 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.70%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.32%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.32%) Mercurial
10 6 (2.32%) RSpec
11 5 (1.93%) MSTest
11 5 (1.93%) JUnit
12 4 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.77%) Grunt
General
1 52 (20.08%) Finance
2 29 (11.20%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.18%) Retail
4 10 (3.86%) Banking
5 9 (3.47%) Advertising
6 8 (3.09%) Marketing
7 7 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.16%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (40.93%) .NET
2 97 (37.45%) HTML
3 90 (34.75%) CSS
4 71 (27.41%) Web Services
5 66 (25.48%) ASP.NET
6 63 (24.32%) jQuery
7 59 (22.78%) HTML5
8 48 (18.53%) XML
9 43 (16.60%) J2EE
9 43 (16.60%) CSS3
10 40 (15.44%) Ajax
11 32 (12.36%) JSP
12 27 (10.42%) Servlets
12 27 (10.42%) Spring
13 25 (9.65%) XHTML
14 22 (8.49%) WCF
15 20 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (7.72%) XSLT
16 19 (7.34%) .NET Framework
17 18 (6.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.97%) Mobile App
2 28 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.49%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.79%) Semantic Web
5 13 (5.02%) Physics
6 7 (2.70%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.93%) W3C
7 5 (1.93%) Open Source
8 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.77%) BBC
9 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.39%) iPhone
10 1 (0.39%) Statistics
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.04%) Linux
2 16 (6.18%) Windows
3 10 (3.86%) UNIX
4 8 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.70%) Android
6 4 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.57%) TDD
2 69 (26.64%) MVC
3 52 (20.08%) Software Engineering
4 51 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (16.22%) OO
6 38 (14.67%) Scrum
7 26 (10.04%) UML
8 24 (9.27%) Multithreading
9 20 (7.72%) BDD
9 20 (7.72%) Web Development
10 19 (7.34%) SOA
10 19 (7.34%) Network Architecture
11 16 (6.18%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.18%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.18%) Workflow
12 15 (5.79%) MVVM
13 14 (5.41%) Analytics
14 13 (5.02%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (3.86%) OOP
15 10 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 129 (49.81%) JavaScript
2 105 (40.54%) SQL
3 97 (37.45%) C#
4 90 (34.75%) Java
5 33 (12.74%) C++
6 30 (11.58%) PHP
7 19 (7.34%) Erlang
8 16 (6.18%) C
9 15 (5.79%) VB
9 15 (5.79%) Python
10 14 (5.41%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.47%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.32%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.32%) Delphi
12 6 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.32%) VB6
12 6 (2.32%) Ruby
13 5 (1.93%) PHP5
14 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (18.53%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) MCSD
2 4 (1.54%) MCSE
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.54%) MCTS
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (20.46%) Oracle
2 37 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.34%) JBoss
4 9 (3.47%) Actuate
4 9 (3.47%) Google
4 9 (3.47%) Tableau
5 6 (2.32%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.54%) Zend
6 4 (1.54%) Adobe
7 3 (1.16%) Twitter
8 2 (0.77%) Facebook
8 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.77%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.39%) hybris
9 1 (0.39%) Demandware
9 1 (0.39%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.39%) Symbian
9 1 (0.39%) ATG
9 1 (0.39%) Intershop
9 1 (0.39%) Endeca
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 52k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, life assurance, 31 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Insource
Posted: 21 days ago