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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 41 65 91
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 118 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.78% 3.38% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 3.53% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 91 57 74
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £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
1944 1843 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.84% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1398 2228
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Watford +18 39 £45,000 -10.00% 3
St Albans -5 20 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hitchin - 16 £47,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £62,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 2 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Stevenage +18 1 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertford +4 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 125 (55.31%) .NET
2 120 (53.10%) JavaScript
3 116 (51.33%) C#
4 108 (47.79%) MVC
5 99 (43.81%) CSS
6 93 (41.15%) ASP.NET
7 92 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (39.82%) XML
9 89 (39.38%) Java
10 85 (37.61%) SQL Server
11 84 (37.17%) SQL
12 80 (35.40%) Microsoft
13 77 (34.07%) HTML
14 69 (30.53%) Finance
15 62 (27.43%) Oracle
16 60 (26.55%) jQuery
16 60 (26.55%) Multithreading
17 55 (24.34%) TDD
18 53 (23.45%) Web Services
19 52 (23.01%) SOA
19 52 (23.01%) Spring
20 51 (22.57%) Software Engineering
21 49 (21.68%) Hibernate
21 49 (21.68%) OO
22 48 (21.24%) Linux
22 48 (21.24%) C++
23 45 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
24 44 (19.47%) Scrum
25 39 (17.26%) Degree
26 38 (16.81%) C

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 27 (11.95%) JBoss
3 24 (10.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 24 (10.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 22 (9.73%) AquaLogic
4 22 (9.73%) Tuxedo
5 21 (9.29%) CMS
6 18 (7.96%) IIS
7 14 (6.19%) WebSphere
8 10 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (3.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (3.98%) EPiServer CMS
9 9 (3.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (2.21%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.88%) Apache
13 1 (0.44%) Drupal
13 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.10%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Mingle
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.21%) SaaS
3 3 (1.33%) GitHub
4 2 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.41%) IPv4
2 8 (3.54%) Wireless
3 6 (2.65%) Internet
4 5 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.33%) SSH
5 3 (1.33%) DAB
5 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) IMAP
6 1 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (37.61%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (11.06%) Crystal Reports
4 22 (9.73%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (9.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (9.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (9.73%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.85%) MySQL
6 16 (7.08%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.10%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.21%) RavenDB
9 5 (2.21%) Redis
9 5 (2.21%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.21%) DB2
10 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (13.72%) NUnit
2 29 (12.83%) Subversion
2 29 (12.83%) Maven
3 28 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (11.06%) TeamCity
5 22 (9.73%) Selenium
5 22 (9.73%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (7.52%) Git (software)
7 12 (5.31%) Visual Studio
8 11 (4.87%) Ant
9 9 (3.98%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.10%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.21%) Hudson
11 5 (2.21%) Moq
11 5 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.33%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.33%) NCrunch
12 3 (1.33%) Grunt
General
1 69 (30.53%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Marketing
3 16 (7.08%) Banking
4 13 (5.75%) Retail
5 11 (4.87%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.65%) Legal
7 5 (2.21%) Advertising
8 4 (1.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.88%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (55.31%) .NET
2 99 (43.81%) CSS
3 93 (41.15%) ASP.NET
4 90 (39.82%) XML
5 77 (34.07%) HTML
6 60 (26.55%) jQuery
7 53 (23.45%) Web Services
8 52 (23.01%) Spring
9 49 (21.68%) Hibernate
10 45 (19.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (16.37%) XSLT
12 36 (15.93%) Struts
13 31 (13.72%) JSF
13 31 (13.72%) CSS3
13 31 (13.72%) WCF
14 30 (13.27%) Ajax
15 27 (11.95%) J2EE
16 26 (11.50%) HTML5
17 24 (10.62%) Silverlight
17 24 (10.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Computer Science
2 22 (9.73%) N-Tier
3 17 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.08%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.98%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.10%) User Experience
7 6 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.33%) PMI
10 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.33%) Open Source
11 2 (0.88%) Blog
11 2 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.88%) Statistics
12 1 (0.44%) W3C
12 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.24%) Linux
2 35 (15.49%) UNIX
3 24 (10.62%) Windows
4 10 (4.42%) Android
4 10 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.98%) AIX
5 9 (3.98%) HPUX
5 9 (3.98%) Solaris
6 2 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (47.79%) MVC
2 92 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (26.55%) Multithreading
4 55 (24.34%) TDD
5 52 (23.01%) SOA
6 51 (22.57%) Software Engineering
7 49 (21.68%) OO
8 44 (19.47%) Scrum
9 37 (16.37%) Mentoring
10 31 (13.72%) Web Development
11 25 (11.06%) Low Latency
12 24 (10.62%) UML
13 22 (9.73%) BPEL
14 21 (9.29%) OOD
15 20 (8.85%) Unit Testing
16 19 (8.41%) E-Commerce
17 13 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (4.87%) BDD
19 10 (4.42%) OOP
20 9 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 120 (53.10%) JavaScript
2 116 (51.33%) C#
3 89 (39.38%) Java
4 84 (37.17%) SQL
5 48 (21.24%) C++
6 38 (16.81%) C
7 24 (10.62%) PL/SQL
8 22 (9.73%) VB
8 22 (9.73%) Python
8 22 (9.73%) COBOL
8 22 (9.73%) Delphi
8 22 (9.73%) VB6
9 21 (9.29%) Objective-C
10 18 (7.96%) PHP
11 9 (3.98%) XPath
12 7 (3.10%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.65%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.65%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.77%) Ruby
15 3 (1.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 39 (17.26%) Degree
2 9 (3.98%) Sun Certification
3 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.88%) MCTS
5 2 (0.88%) MCSD
5 2 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.54%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (3.98%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.54%) Puppet
1 8 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.33%) cPanel
3 2 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 80 (35.40%) Microsoft
2 62 (27.43%) Oracle
3 22 (9.73%) BEA
3 22 (9.73%) Micro Focus
4 16 (7.08%) EPiServer
5 9 (3.98%) Sitecore
5 9 (3.98%) VMware
6 7 (3.10%) Zend
7 5 (2.21%) IBM
8 4 (1.77%) Temenos
9 3 (1.33%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.88%) webMethods
10 2 (0.88%) Software AG
10 2 (0.88%) Fiorano
10 2 (0.88%) Google
11 1 (0.44%) Twitter
11 1 (0.44%) Dell
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£32,000 plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago