The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 98 104 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.94% 2.28% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.36% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 66
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,200 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1938 2377 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.23% 96.94% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1980 2006
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +12 5 £34,000 -15.00% 1
St Albans +10 5 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Royston - 5 £35,000 - 1
Letchworth -5 3 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £42,500 -
Watford +9 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Harpenden - 2 £37,500 -
Kings Langley - 2 £34,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £42,500 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 59 (67.05%) C#
2 41 (46.59%) JavaScript
3 40 (45.45%) Java
4 39 (44.32%) .NET
5 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
6 37 (42.05%) SQL
7 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
9 28 (31.82%) C++
10 26 (29.55%) HTML
11 25 (28.41%) Web Development
12 22 (25.00%) Windows
12 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 21 (23.86%) OO
13 21 (23.86%) Degree
14 20 (22.73%) MVC
14 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
15 19 (21.59%) Web Services
15 19 (21.59%) TDD
16 18 (20.45%) J2EE
17 17 (19.32%) OOP
17 17 (19.32%) Subversion
18 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
19 15 (17.05%) Ajax
19 15 (17.05%) Linux
20 14 (15.91%) Finance
20 14 (15.91%) SDLC
21 13 (14.77%) Windows Server
21 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
21 13 (14.77%) Spring

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 12 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.41%) Redis
3 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) InfluxDB
4 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Subversion
2 11 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio
4 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.09%) Maven
5 5 (5.68%) LabVIEW
6 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 3 (3.41%) NUnit
7 2 (2.27%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.27%) Selenium
7 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.14%) JBehave
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Legal
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.41%) Automotive
4 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) .NET
2 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
3 26 (29.55%) HTML
4 19 (21.59%) Web Services
5 18 (20.45%) J2EE
6 15 (17.05%) Ajax
7 13 (14.77%) Spring
8 12 (13.64%) WPF
9 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (12.50%) XML
10 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
10 10 (11.36%) HTML5
10 10 (11.36%) XSL
11 9 (10.23%) jQuery
11 9 (10.23%) Middleware
11 9 (10.23%) RESTful
12 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.09%) CSS
12 8 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 8 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.36%) Virtual Team
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.82%) Physics
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.41%) Economics
7 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (17.05%) Linux
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.41%) Web Development
4 21 (23.86%) OO
5 20 (22.73%) MVC
6 19 (21.59%) TDD
7 17 (19.32%) OOP
8 14 (15.91%) SDLC
9 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.64%) Scrum
11 11 (12.50%) Pair Programming
12 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (11.36%) User Stories
13 9 (10.23%) Network Management
14 8 (9.09%) Validation
15 7 (7.95%) Software Deployment
16 6 (6.82%) OOD
17 5 (5.68%) Data Acquisition
17 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
17 5 (5.68%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) C#
2 41 (46.59%) JavaScript
3 40 (45.45%) Java
4 37 (42.05%) SQL
5 28 (31.82%) C++
6 13 (14.77%) Python
7 10 (11.36%) C
8 9 (10.23%) VB
9 8 (9.09%) Scala
10 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
10 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
10 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.41%) Ruby
11 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.41%) VBA
12 2 (2.27%) Erlang
12 2 (2.27%) PHP
13 1 (1.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Sage
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