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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 118 135 153
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 25 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 0.048% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.050% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 5
Average salary £57,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1974 2004 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.84% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1544 2122
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 February 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 February 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
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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 - 12 £60,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 6 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 £46,000 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 -
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 February 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 41 (82.00%) C#
2 37 (74.00%) Software Engineering
3 30 (60.00%) C++
4 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (56.00%) Multithreading
5 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (54.00%) .NET
6 25 (50.00%) HTML
6 25 (50.00%) XML
7 24 (48.00%) SQL
8 23 (46.00%) Windows
8 23 (46.00%) Scrum
9 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
9 22 (44.00%) Linux
9 22 (44.00%) C
10 21 (42.00%) Java
10 21 (42.00%) OO
10 21 (42.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (40.00%) TDD
11 20 (40.00%) Ajax
11 20 (40.00%) Web Development
12 19 (38.00%) Degree
12 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
12 19 (38.00%) MVC
13 17 (34.00%) CSS
14 16 (32.00%) TeamCity
14 16 (32.00%) jQuery
14 16 (32.00%) Selenium
14 16 (32.00%) NUnit

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (6.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (32.00%) TeamCity
2 16 (32.00%) NUnit
2 16 (32.00%) Selenium
3 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 25 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (50.00%) XML
3 20 (40.00%) Ajax
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (34.00%) CSS
6 16 (32.00%) jQuery
7 15 (30.00%) WCF
7 15 (30.00%) CSS3
7 15 (30.00%) XSLT
8 14 (28.00%) HTML5
9 13 (26.00%) Silverlight
9 13 (26.00%) WebSockets
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (18.00%) WinForms
11 7 (14.00%) XSL
12 3 (6.00%) Web Services
12 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (28.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) UNIX
4 7 (14.00%) Android
5 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (56.00%) Multithreading
3 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) Scrum
5 21 (42.00%) OO
6 20 (40.00%) TDD
6 20 (40.00%) Web Development
7 19 (38.00%) MVC
8 13 (26.00%) OOD
8 13 (26.00%) SOA
8 13 (26.00%) Low Latency
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.00%) User Stories
10 7 (14.00%) Pair Programming
11 6 (12.00%) Product Management
11 6 (12.00%) Business Development
11 6 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Document Management
13 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) C#
2 30 (60.00%) C++
3 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (48.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) C
6 21 (42.00%) Java
7 15 (30.00%) Python
8 13 (26.00%) Objective-C
8 13 (26.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (12.00%) Assembly Language
10 3 (6.00%) Ruby
11 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago