The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hitchin region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 45.83% 22.73% 77.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.83% 22.73% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 17
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 100.00% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 20
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
Hertfordshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Developer
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Developer Salary Trend in Hitchin

Developer
Salary Histogram in Hitchin

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Hitchin region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Hitchin

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) jQuery
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Ajax
3 7 (31.82%) Google
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) GWT
3 7 (31.82%) REST
3 7 (31.82%) Google Apps
3 7 (31.82%) Google Apps Script
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (22.73%) Node.js
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) NUnit
4 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) LAMP
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.55%) AquaLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) jQuery
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Ajax
3 7 (31.82%) GWT
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) LAMP
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) TDD
2 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
2 5 (22.73%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Google Apps Script
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Share Options and other Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago