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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 146 145 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.12% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 20
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2200 2410 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.95% 96.13% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1938 2051
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 £26,500 £27,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 - 7 £50,000 - 2
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 30 (78.95%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
3 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 24 (63.16%) Windows
4 23 (60.53%) .NET
5 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (55.26%) C++
7 20 (52.63%) HTML
8 19 (50.00%) SQL
8 19 (50.00%) XML
9 18 (47.37%) Scrum
9 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
9 18 (47.37%) Multithreading
9 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (44.74%) TDD
11 16 (42.11%) Ajax
11 16 (42.11%) Web Development
11 16 (42.11%) MVC
11 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
12 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (36.84%) Linux
13 14 (36.84%) Java
13 14 (36.84%) C
13 14 (36.84%) OO
14 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
14 13 (34.21%) TeamCity
14 13 (34.21%) Selenium
14 13 (34.21%) Degree
14 13 (34.21%) NUnit
15 12 (31.58%) HTML5

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
2 3 (7.89%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (34.21%) TeamCity
2 13 (34.21%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) NUnit
3 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (7.89%) Jasmine
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
5 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.63%) Maven
7 1 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) XML
4 16 (42.11%) Ajax
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (31.58%) HTML5
6 12 (31.58%) XSLT
6 12 (31.58%) CSS
7 11 (28.95%) jQuery
8 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (26.32%) CSS3
8 10 (26.32%) WebSockets
8 10 (26.32%) WCF
8 10 (26.32%) Silverlight
8 10 (26.32%) WinForms
9 6 (15.79%) XSL
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
1 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) UNIX
4 7 (18.42%) Android
5 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) Scrum
3 18 (47.37%) Multithreading
4 17 (44.74%) TDD
5 16 (42.11%) Web Development
5 16 (42.11%) MVC
6 14 (36.84%) OO
7 11 (28.95%) Mobile Development
8 10 (26.32%) Low Latency
8 10 (26.32%) OOD
8 10 (26.32%) SOA
9 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) User Stories
10 6 (15.79%) Pair Programming
10 6 (15.79%) Business Development
10 6 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (15.79%) Product Management
11 3 (7.89%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 21 (55.26%) C++
4 19 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (36.84%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) C
6 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Objective-C
7 8 (21.05%) Python
8 6 (15.79%) Assembly Language
9 3 (7.89%) Ruby
10 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.26%) AppDynamics
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St Albans
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 15 days ago