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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 14 10 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 16.67% 5.71% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.31% 6.90% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
71 29 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 91.03% 82.86% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 27 136
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) Web Development
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) XSL
3 11 (52.38%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (33.33%) IIS
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 7 (33.33%) OO
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
6 7 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (33.33%) User Stories
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Perl
7 4 (19.05%) PHP
7 4 (19.05%) VB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) NUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 11 (52.38%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) XSL
3 11 (52.38%) Ajax
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) MonoRail
5 4 (19.05%) NHibernate
5 4 (19.05%) LAMP
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (14.29%) D3.js
6 3 (14.29%) Mustache
6 3 (14.29%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Tandem
2 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Web Development
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (33.33%) User Stories
4 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 7 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
6 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 3 (14.29%) MVVM
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Facebook