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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 58 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 98 152 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.36% 5.95% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 6.24% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 84 126 97
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
2153 2436 2312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 95.42% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1973 1872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -8 34 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Watford +13 26 £48,750 +18.18%
Hemel Hempstead -17 5 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
Stevenage +14 4 £50,000 -3.84%
Hitchin +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Hoddesdon -2 1 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Potters Bar - 1 - -
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 161 (69.40%) JavaScript
2 144 (62.07%) .NET
3 138 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (57.33%) MVC
5 131 (56.47%) HTML
6 129 (55.60%) ASP.NET
6 129 (55.60%) CSS
7 126 (54.31%) C#
8 124 (53.45%) SQL
9 102 (43.97%) TDD
10 98 (42.24%) jQuery
11 91 (39.22%) XML
12 90 (38.79%) Scrum
12 90 (38.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 72 (31.03%) SQL Server
14 71 (30.60%) Microsoft
15 61 (26.29%) HTML5
16 59 (25.43%) Ajax
17 57 (24.57%) Team Foundation Server
18 56 (24.14%) Oracle
19 55 (23.71%) SOA
20 52 (22.41%) Software Engineering
20 52 (22.41%) CSS3
21 47 (20.26%) Java
21 47 (20.26%) XSLT
22 46 (19.83%) OO
22 46 (19.83%) SharePoint
22 46 (19.83%) Multithreading
23 45 (19.40%) TeamCity
24 43 (18.53%) MS Excel

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 46 (19.83%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.76%) JBoss
3 12 (5.17%) Tuxedo
3 12 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.17%) AquaLogic
3 12 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (5.17%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (3.88%) Apache
5 6 (2.59%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.59%) IIS
5 6 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.29%) Confluence
8 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.86%) CMS
9 2 (0.86%) Node.js
9 2 (0.86%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
Applications
1 43 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.43%) Mingle
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.17%) SaaS
2 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) IPv4
2 6 (2.59%) DAB
2 6 (2.59%) SSH
3 4 (1.72%) HTTP
4 3 (1.29%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) IMAP
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) LAN
5 1 (0.43%) SMTP
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (18.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (9.05%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.33%) MySQL
6 14 (6.03%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.60%) Oracle Database
7 13 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.31%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.16%) RavenDB
10 5 (2.16%) Redis
10 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 57 (24.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (19.40%) TeamCity
3 42 (18.10%) NUnit
4 38 (16.38%) Selenium
5 36 (15.52%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.47%) Maven
7 13 (5.60%) Subversion
8 12 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.74%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.59%) JUnit
10 6 (2.59%) Grunt
10 6 (2.59%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.59%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.16%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.72%) JIRA
13 3 (1.29%) NCrunch
13 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.29%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 41 (17.67%) Finance
2 29 (12.50%) Marketing
3 12 (5.17%) Banking
3 12 (5.17%) Retail
4 10 (4.31%) Advertising
5 6 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.16%) Legal
7 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (62.07%) .NET
2 131 (56.47%) HTML
3 129 (55.60%) ASP.NET
3 129 (55.60%) CSS
4 98 (42.24%) jQuery
5 91 (39.22%) XML
6 90 (38.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (26.29%) HTML5
8 59 (25.43%) Ajax
9 52 (22.41%) CSS3
10 47 (20.26%) XSLT
11 41 (17.67%) WCF
12 36 (15.52%) Silverlight
13 35 (15.09%) WebSockets
14 31 (13.36%) Spring
15 29 (12.50%) Web Services
16 27 (11.64%) Hibernate
16 27 (11.64%) KnockoutJS
16 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 25 (10.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) Computer Science
1 14 (6.03%) User Experience
2 13 (5.60%) Mathematics
3 12 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.72%) Statistics
6 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.29%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) PMI
7 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.86%) NHS
8 2 (0.86%) Blog
8 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.53%) Windows
2 42 (18.10%) Linux
3 17 (7.33%) UNIX
4 12 (5.17%) Android
5 11 (4.74%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.59%) AIX
6 6 (2.59%) HPUX
6 6 (2.59%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (57.33%) MVC
3 102 (43.97%) TDD
4 90 (38.79%) Scrum
5 55 (23.71%) SOA
6 52 (22.41%) Software Engineering
7 46 (19.83%) OO
7 46 (19.83%) Multithreading
8 43 (18.53%) Web Development
9 42 (18.10%) OOD
10 39 (16.81%) Low Latency
11 37 (15.95%) Mobile Development
12 27 (11.64%) Open Source
13 19 (8.19%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.33%) UML
15 16 (6.90%) MVVM
16 14 (6.03%) BDD
17 12 (5.17%) OOP
17 12 (5.17%) BPEL
18 11 (4.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 161 (69.40%) JavaScript
2 126 (54.31%) C#
3 124 (53.45%) SQL
4 47 (20.26%) Java
5 39 (16.81%) PHP
6 37 (15.95%) Objective-C
7 35 (15.09%) PL/SQL
8 24 (10.34%) C++
9 16 (6.90%) C
10 13 (5.60%) Python
11 12 (5.17%) VB
11 12 (5.17%) COBOL
11 12 (5.17%) Delphi
11 12 (5.17%) Ruby
11 12 (5.17%) VB6
12 9 (3.88%) PHP5
12 9 (3.88%) T-SQL
13 8 (3.45%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.59%) Assembly Language
14 6 (2.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (16.38%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.59%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.72%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCTS
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.60%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.59%) Firmware
1 6 (2.59%) VirtualBox
1 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.45%) Puppet
3 6 (2.59%) cPanel
4 1 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 71 (30.60%) Microsoft
2 56 (24.14%) Oracle
3 12 (5.17%) Micro Focus
3 12 (5.17%) BEA
4 8 (3.45%) Zend
5 6 (2.59%) VMware
6 5 (2.16%) New Relic
7 4 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.72%) SAP
7 4 (1.72%) Cognos
8 3 (1.29%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.29%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.29%) IBM
9 2 (0.86%) Twitter
9 2 (0.86%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe
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Hudson IT
Salary: Flexible benefits and competitive salary
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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