The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 14 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 6.98% 12.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.98% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin 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
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Hitchin

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) Struts
3 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 16 (88.89%) VB
3 16 (88.89%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 16 (88.89%) COBOL
3 16 (88.89%) Delphi
3 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) J2EE
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) UML
3 16 (88.89%) JBoss
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle Forms
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (88.89%) N-Tier
3 16 (88.89%) SOA
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) BEA
3 16 (88.89%) Middleware
3 16 (88.89%) Micro Focus
3 16 (88.89%) Tuxedo
3 16 (88.89%) MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (88.89%) Tuxedo
1 16 (88.89%) AquaLogic
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 16 (88.89%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 16 (88.89%) Crystal Reports
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Reports
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (94.44%) Struts
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 16 (88.89%) Middleware
3 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) J2EE
3 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 16 (88.89%) JSF
3 16 (88.89%) JPA
3 16 (88.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) BPEL
2 16 (88.89%) UML
2 16 (88.89%) SOA
2 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (88.89%) COBOL
3 16 (88.89%) Delphi
3 16 (88.89%) VB
3 16 (88.89%) VB6
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) BEA
1 16 (88.89%) Micro Focus
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter