The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 131 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% 1.44% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.49% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 15
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1977 2281 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.10% 96.45% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1971 1858
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
4 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (42.86%) Java EE
4 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 6 (42.86%) Mercurial
4 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (42.86%) Apache
4 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (42.86%) JMS
4 6 (42.86%) Toad
4 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Games
4 6 (42.86%) NetBeans
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) C++

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 6 (42.86%) Mercurial
2 6 (42.86%) NetBeans
2 6 (42.86%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (42.86%) Games
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) J2EE
2 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (42.86%) Java EE
2 6 (42.86%) JMS
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Network Management
3 4 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.14%) API Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle