The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 27 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 4.11% 12.00% 6.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 13.64% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 Rickmansworth 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
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 66 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 95.21% 88.00% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 128 53 74
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £82,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Developer
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Developer Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) MySQL
4 13 (61.90%) PHP
5 12 (57.14%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) Apache
6 11 (52.38%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (33.33%) XSL
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) Debian
8 6 (28.57%) Ajax
8 6 (28.57%) Perl
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) LAMP
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
9 5 (23.81%) PHP5
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Erlang
11 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (52.38%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
2 11 (52.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (9.52%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) XML
2 12 (57.14%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) JSON
3 7 (33.33%) XSL
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.76%) D3.js
7 1 (4.76%) Mustache
7 1 (4.76%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Debian
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 5 (23.81%) PHP5
6 4 (19.05%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) Erlang
8 2 (9.52%) C++
8 2 (9.52%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Progress
2 2 (9.52%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft