The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 138 136 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 13 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.55% 0.51% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Senior Software 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
2243 2291 1923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.52% 96.95% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1936 1885 1559
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -15 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 20 (95.24%) C#
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 17 (80.95%) MVC
3 17 (80.95%) OO
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (76.19%) Windows
5 15 (71.43%) SQL
5 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 15 (71.43%) AngularJS
6 14 (66.67%) Entity Framework
7 12 (57.14%) TDD
7 12 (57.14%) Scrum
7 12 (57.14%) OOP
8 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
8 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (38.10%) HTML
10 7 (33.33%) Web Development
10 7 (33.33%) Degree
10 7 (33.33%) CSS
10 7 (33.33%) jQuery
11 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
12 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
12 5 (23.81%) Web Design
12 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (23.81%) HTML5

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) SaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 15 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 14 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (19.05%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) Ajax
9 3 (14.29%) XHTML
9 3 (14.29%) Middleware
9 3 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) LINQ
9 3 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Physics
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) OO
2 17 (80.95%) MVC
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) OOP
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (23.81%) Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (14.29%) Memory Management
7 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (9.52%) New Relic
4 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle