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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 131 141 150
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.088% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.092% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 10
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +5.58%
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
2002 2173 2548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.24% 95.81% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1725 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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 - 9 £60,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (82.22%) C#
2 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
3 27 (60.00%) C++
4 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
5 25 (55.56%) .NET
5 25 (55.56%) Multithreading
6 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (53.33%) Windows
7 23 (51.11%) HTML
8 22 (48.89%) XML
9 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 21 (46.67%) SQL
9 21 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (44.44%) Scrum
11 19 (42.22%) Linux
11 19 (42.22%) C
11 19 (42.22%) TDD
11 19 (42.22%) Java
11 19 (42.22%) OO
11 19 (42.22%) Ajax
11 19 (42.22%) Web Development
12 18 (40.00%) Degree
13 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
13 17 (37.78%) MVC
14 15 (33.33%) TeamCity
14 15 (33.33%) Selenium
14 15 (33.33%) NUnit
15 14 (31.11%) HTML5
15 14 (31.11%) Oracle

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) SaaS
3 3 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) RavenDB
2 3 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (33.33%) NUnit
2 15 (33.33%) Selenium
2 15 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) XML
4 19 (42.22%) Ajax
5 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
5 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (31.11%) HTML5
6 14 (31.11%) CSS
6 14 (31.11%) XSLT
7 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 12 (26.67%) CSS3
8 12 (26.67%) WebSockets
8 12 (26.67%) WCF
8 12 (26.67%) Silverlight
9 10 (22.22%) WinForms
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (15.56%) XSL
11 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 12 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 13 (28.89%) UNIX
4 7 (15.56%) Android
5 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
2 25 (55.56%) Multithreading
3 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (44.44%) Scrum
5 19 (42.22%) TDD
5 19 (42.22%) OO
5 19 (42.22%) Web Development
6 17 (37.78%) MVC
7 12 (26.67%) OOD
7 12 (26.67%) SOA
7 12 (26.67%) Low Latency
8 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.56%) User Stories
9 7 (15.56%) Pair Programming
10 6 (13.33%) Product Management
10 6 (13.33%) Business Development
10 6 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Document Management
12 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) C++
3 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
4 21 (46.67%) SQL
5 19 (42.22%) Java
5 19 (42.22%) C
6 13 (28.89%) Python
7 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 12 (26.67%) Objective-C
8 6 (13.33%) Assembly Language
9 3 (6.67%) Ruby
10 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics