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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 48.57% 21.51% 58.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.13% 22.47% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 28
Average salary £31,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.06% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,650 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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 89 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 91.43% 95.70% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 81 48
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,150 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) MVC
3 19 (65.52%) C#
4 18 (62.07%) .NET
4 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
4 18 (62.07%) Scrum
4 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 15 (51.72%) TDD
7 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
7 14 (48.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
8 10 (34.48%) NUnit
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
8 10 (34.48%) MSTest
9 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.24%) SaaS
12 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
12 5 (17.24%) Perl
12 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) Advertising
13 4 (13.79%) Finance
13 4 (13.79%) Statistics

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (34.48%) MSTest
2 10 (34.48%) NUnit
General
1 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
1 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) MFC
4 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Ninject
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) STL
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Streaming Music
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) MVC
3 18 (62.07%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) TDD
5 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) MapReduce
8 4 (13.79%) ATDD
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Data Mapping
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
8 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.34%) OWASP
10 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) OO
11 1 (3.45%) CRM
11 1 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) VBA
5 4 (13.79%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
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