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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 16 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 9.26% 23.64% 42.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 23.64% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 25
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £33,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
52 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 96.30% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 58
Average salary £35,500 £16,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.15% -52.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £16,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (32.26%) Retail
6 9 (29.03%) Ajax
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (29.03%) MVC
6 9 (29.03%) C++
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) MVVM
7 8 (25.81%) WPF
7 8 (25.81%) Web Development
7 8 (25.81%) jQuery
8 7 (22.58%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) MFC
9 6 (19.35%) IIS
9 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
9 6 (19.35%) WinForms
9 6 (19.35%) Kindle
9 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (16.13%) WCF
10 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (19.35%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Bower
4 1 (3.23%) Grunt
General
1 10 (32.26%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 9 (29.03%) Ajax
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.81%) WPF
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) MFC
6 6 (19.35%) WinForms
7 5 (16.13%) WCF
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
8 4 (12.90%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) RESTful
9 3 (9.68%) Laravel
9 3 (9.68%) Symfony
9 3 (9.68%) CakePHP
9 3 (9.68%) XHTML
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Kindle
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) MVVM
3 8 (25.81%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Kanban
6 3 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) C++
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) VBA
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Zend
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat