The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 47.06% 31.58% 15.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 31.58% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 26
Average salary £46,250 £67,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.48% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Letchworth 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
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 38 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.12% 100.00% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 160
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Developer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Developer Salary Trend in Letchworth

Developer
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Data Mining
4 10 (47.62%) C++
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Machine Learning
4 10 (47.62%) Data Analytics
4 10 (47.62%) Analytics
5 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Fintech
6 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (19.05%) MVC
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
10 3 (14.29%) Apache
11 2 (9.52%) HND
11 2 (9.52%) OO
11 2 (9.52%) JMS
11 2 (9.52%) Scrum
11 2 (9.52%) SOAP
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
3 2 (9.52%) JMS
3 2 (9.52%) LINQ
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) Laravel
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Fintech
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Analytics
2 10 (47.62%) Data Analytics
2 10 (47.62%) Machine Learning
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) C++
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SEPA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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