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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 55 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 108 50 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.38% 2.61% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 2.70% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 46 120
Average salary £51,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.48% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
2336 1853 2968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.69% 96.56% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1468 2500
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 28 November 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 November 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 - 35 £60,000 - 2
Watford -3 17 £45,000 -23.40% 2
Hitchin - 13 £41,750 -
Hertford -7 6 £60,000 +17.07%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £55,000 - 3
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 124 (54.63%) .NET
2 121 (53.30%) C#
3 114 (50.22%) JavaScript
4 98 (43.17%) SQL Server
5 87 (38.33%) CSS
6 86 (37.89%) SQL
7 80 (35.24%) ASP.NET
7 80 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (34.80%) MVC
9 76 (33.48%) XML
10 75 (33.04%) Java
11 74 (32.60%) HTML
12 70 (30.84%) jQuery
13 66 (29.07%) Finance
14 62 (27.31%) Microsoft
15 56 (24.67%) Web Services
16 54 (23.79%) Oracle
17 50 (22.03%) Multithreading
18 44 (19.38%) TDD
19 42 (18.50%) OO
20 41 (18.06%) Linux
20 41 (18.06%) Software Engineering
21 39 (17.18%) Scrum
22 37 (16.30%) C++
23 36 (15.86%) Spring
24 35 (15.42%) CMS
24 35 (15.42%) HTML5
25 34 (14.98%) SOA
26 33 (14.54%) Hibernate
26 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 35 (15.42%) CMS
2 26 (11.45%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.81%) IIS
4 19 (8.37%) JBoss
5 13 (5.73%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (5.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (5.29%) WebSphere
7 11 (4.85%) EPiServer CMS
7 11 (4.85%) AquaLogic
7 11 (4.85%) Tuxedo
7 11 (4.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (3.52%) WebLogic
9 7 (3.08%) Apache
9 7 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.20%) Drupal
11 4 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.08%) Mingle
3 5 (2.20%) MS Office
4 4 (1.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) SaaS
2 2 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) IPv4
2 10 (4.41%) Internet
3 5 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.20%) Wireless
4 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.44%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (43.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (9.25%) MySQL
4 16 (7.05%) Oracle Database
4 16 (7.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (6.61%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (4.85%) DB2
6 11 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.52%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.08%) RavenDB
9 7 (3.08%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (12.33%) Subversion
2 26 (11.45%) Visual Studio
3 23 (10.13%) Maven
3 23 (10.13%) NUnit
4 20 (8.81%) TeamCity
5 17 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.73%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.73%) Selenium
7 12 (5.29%) Ant
8 11 (4.85%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (3.08%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.08%) MSTest
9 7 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.20%) Moq
10 5 (2.20%) Hudson
10 5 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.76%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.88%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (0.88%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 66 (29.07%) Finance
2 15 (6.61%) Retail
3 11 (4.85%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.41%) Advertising
5 5 (2.20%) Marketing
5 5 (2.20%) Banking
6 4 (1.76%) Back Office
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (54.63%) .NET
2 87 (38.33%) CSS
3 80 (35.24%) ASP.NET
4 76 (33.48%) XML
5 74 (32.60%) HTML
6 70 (30.84%) jQuery
7 56 (24.67%) Web Services
8 36 (15.86%) Spring
9 35 (15.42%) HTML5
10 33 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (14.54%) Hibernate
11 32 (14.10%) CSS3
12 30 (13.22%) Ajax
13 27 (11.89%) WCF
14 26 (11.45%) Silverlight
14 26 (11.45%) SOAP
15 24 (10.57%) XSLT
16 23 (10.13%) J2EE
17 22 (9.69%) Struts
17 22 (9.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.49%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.85%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.76%) W3C
6 4 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) Open Source
8 2 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.88%) Statistics
8 2 (0.88%) User Experience
9 1 (0.44%) Blog
9 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.06%) Linux
2 26 (11.45%) UNIX
3 16 (7.05%) Windows
4 7 (3.08%) CentOS
5 4 (1.76%) AIX
5 4 (1.76%) HPUX
5 4 (1.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (34.80%) MVC
3 50 (22.03%) Multithreading
4 44 (19.38%) TDD
5 42 (18.50%) OO
6 41 (18.06%) Software Engineering
7 39 (17.18%) Scrum
8 34 (14.98%) SOA
9 32 (14.10%) Mentoring
10 28 (12.33%) E-Commerce
10 28 (12.33%) Web Development
11 22 (9.69%) UML
12 18 (7.93%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.61%) Low Latency
14 14 (6.17%) OOD
15 13 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.73%) Analytics
16 12 (5.29%) BDD
17 11 (4.85%) OOP
17 11 (4.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 121 (53.30%) C#
2 114 (50.22%) JavaScript
3 86 (37.89%) SQL
4 75 (33.04%) Java
5 37 (16.30%) C++
6 29 (12.78%) C
7 24 (10.57%) PHP
8 22 (9.69%) PL/SQL
9 21 (9.25%) VB
10 20 (8.81%) Python
11 16 (7.05%) Delphi
11 16 (7.05%) VB6
12 12 (5.29%) PowerShell
12 12 (5.29%) Objective-C
13 11 (4.85%) COBOL
14 7 (3.08%) VB.NET
14 7 (3.08%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.20%) PHP5
16 4 (1.76%) XPath
17 3 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (14.10%) Degree
2 11 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.08%) MCSD
3 7 (3.08%) MCSE
3 7 (3.08%) MCTS
4 4 (1.76%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (3.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 62 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 54 (23.79%) Oracle
3 23 (10.13%) EPiServer
4 11 (4.85%) Sitecore
4 11 (4.85%) Micro Focus
4 11 (4.85%) BEA
5 5 (2.20%) IBM
5 5 (2.20%) Zend
6 4 (1.76%) VMware
6 4 (1.76%) Temenos
7 3 (1.32%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.88%) Fiorano
8 2 (0.88%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) Software AG
8 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.88%) webMethods
8 2 (0.88%) Twitter
9 1 (0.44%) Talend
9 1 (0.44%) Dell
9 1 (0.44%) Interwoven
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago