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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 17.57% 48.15% 48.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.57% 48.15% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 30
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
70 54 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 61
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £16,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (51.06%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) C#
3 21 (44.68%) Retail
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
5 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
5 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
6 15 (31.91%) CSS
6 15 (31.91%) Oracle
6 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
7 14 (29.79%) MVC
8 13 (27.66%) Ajax
8 13 (27.66%) Kindle
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Web Development
10 11 (23.40%) Linux
11 10 (21.28%) C++
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.15%) WPF
12 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) MVVM
12 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
13 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
13 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (17.02%) jQuery
13 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (14.89%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
1 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.77%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
2 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 21 (44.68%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.91%) CSS
4 13 (27.66%) Ajax
5 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (19.15%) WPF
7 8 (17.02%) jQuery
8 7 (14.89%) MFC
9 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (12.77%) WCF
9 6 (12.77%) RESTful
9 6 (12.77%) Symfony
9 6 (12.77%) CakePHP
9 6 (12.77%) Web Services
9 6 (12.77%) XHTML
9 6 (12.77%) WinForms
9 6 (12.77%) Laravel
9 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Kindle
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.79%) MVC
3 12 (25.53%) Web Development
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) MVVM
5 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
7 6 (12.77%) Web Application Development
7 6 (12.77%) Kanban
7 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (12.77%) OOP
8 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Content Management
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) C++
5 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
5 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
6 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Java
7 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.77%) Zend
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