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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 44 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 126 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.07% 3.19% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 3.38% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 110 61 82
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 2014 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.69% 94.38% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1584 2043
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 £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 23 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 23 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
St Albans +7 17 £50,000 +12.99% 1
Hertford -3 17 £50,000 -
Hitchin -4 11 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Watford -10 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Letchworth - 8 £42,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £52,500 -
Stevenage - 6 £52,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £52,500 -
Borehamwood - 3 £45,000 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £55,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 133 (50.96%) JavaScript
2 107 (41.00%) .NET
3 104 (39.85%) SQL
4 100 (38.31%) C#
5 99 (37.93%) HTML
6 92 (35.25%) CSS
7 91 (34.87%) SQL Server
8 86 (32.95%) Java
9 71 (27.20%) Web Services
9 71 (27.20%) MVC
10 69 (26.44%) ASP.NET
10 69 (26.44%) TDD
11 67 (25.67%) jQuery
12 59 (22.61%) HTML5
13 53 (20.31%) Software Engineering
14 52 (19.92%) Finance
15 50 (19.16%) Oracle
16 49 (18.77%) XML
17 48 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (18.01%) Degree
19 42 (16.09%) CSS3
20 41 (15.71%) Ajax
20 41 (15.71%) OO
21 39 (14.94%) J2EE
22 38 (14.56%) Microsoft
23 37 (14.18%) Scrum
24 33 (12.64%) PHP
24 33 (12.64%) MySQL
24 33 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
25 32 (12.26%) JSP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 31 (11.88%) CMS
2 22 (8.43%) Node.js
3 18 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 17 (6.51%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.98%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.21%) Apache
6 11 (4.21%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.45%) IIS
8 6 (2.30%) Drupal
9 5 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.15%) WordPress
12 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.77%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.38%) SAS
13 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.38%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.07%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.68%) MS Office
4 6 (2.30%) Mingle
5 4 (1.53%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.28%) SS7
1 19 (7.28%) TCAP
1 19 (7.28%) INAP
1 19 (7.28%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (7.28%) 4G
2 16 (6.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) Broadband
3 1 (0.38%) IPv4
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 33 (12.64%) MySQL
3 21 (8.05%) DB2
3 21 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.98%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.45%) QlikView
9 8 (3.07%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.68%) MS Access
11 6 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.30%) RavenDB
11 6 (2.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (11.88%) Subversion
2 22 (8.43%) Maven
3 18 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 17 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 16 (6.13%) Ant
6 14 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.60%) NUnit
8 8 (3.07%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.07%) Selenium
8 8 (3.07%) PhoneGap
8 8 (3.07%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.30%) RSpec
9 6 (2.30%) MSTest
9 6 (2.30%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.92%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.92%) JUnit
11 4 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.77%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 52 (19.92%) Finance
2 27 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.51%) Retail
4 10 (3.83%) Banking
4 10 (3.83%) Advertising
5 7 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.30%) Marketing
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
8 2 (0.77%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (41.00%) .NET
2 99 (37.93%) HTML
3 92 (35.25%) CSS
4 71 (27.20%) Web Services
5 69 (26.44%) ASP.NET
6 67 (25.67%) jQuery
7 59 (22.61%) HTML5
8 49 (18.77%) XML
9 42 (16.09%) CSS3
10 41 (15.71%) Ajax
11 39 (14.94%) J2EE
12 32 (12.26%) JSP
13 27 (10.34%) Servlets
13 27 (10.34%) XHTML
14 26 (9.96%) Spring
15 21 (8.05%) WCF
15 21 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (7.66%) XSLT
17 19 (7.28%) .NET Framework
18 18 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.88%) Mobile App
2 27 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.05%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.75%) Semantic Web
5 13 (4.98%) Physics
6 7 (2.68%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.92%) W3C
8 3 (1.15%) Open Source
8 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.77%) BBC
9 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Statistics
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.96%) Linux
2 17 (6.51%) Windows
3 10 (3.83%) UNIX
4 8 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.68%) Android
6 5 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.20%) MVC
2 69 (26.44%) TDD
3 53 (20.31%) Software Engineering
4 48 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (15.71%) OO
6 37 (14.18%) Scrum
7 24 (9.20%) UML
7 24 (9.20%) Multithreading
8 20 (7.66%) Web Development
9 19 (7.28%) SOA
9 19 (7.28%) Network Architecture
9 19 (7.28%) BDD
10 18 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.51%) Unit Testing
12 16 (6.13%) Workflow
13 15 (5.75%) MVVM
13 15 (5.75%) Analytics
14 13 (4.98%) Mobile Application Development
15 11 (4.21%) OOP
16 10 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 133 (50.96%) JavaScript
2 104 (39.85%) SQL
3 100 (38.31%) C#
4 86 (32.95%) Java
5 33 (12.64%) PHP
6 31 (11.88%) C++
7 19 (7.28%) Erlang
8 16 (6.13%) C
9 15 (5.75%) VB
9 15 (5.75%) Python
10 14 (5.36%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.30%) Delphi
12 6 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.30%) VB6
12 6 (2.30%) Ruby
12 6 (2.30%) PHP5
13 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (18.01%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) MCSD
2 5 (1.92%) MCSE
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.92%) MCTS
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (19.16%) Oracle
2 38 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.51%) JBoss
4 9 (3.45%) Actuate
4 9 (3.45%) Google
4 9 (3.45%) Tableau
5 7 (2.68%) EPiServer
6 5 (1.92%) Zend
7 4 (1.53%) Adobe
8 3 (1.15%) Twitter
9 2 (0.77%) Facebook
9 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.77%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.38%) hybris
10 1 (0.38%) Demandware
10 1 (0.38%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.38%) Symbian
10 1 (0.38%) ATG
10 1 (0.38%) Intershop
10 1 (0.38%) Endeca
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 52k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, life assurance, 31 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago