The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 8 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 17.78% 15.87% -
As % of the Job Titles category 17.78% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
45 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 100.00% 95.24% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Software Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) User Stories
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) MVC

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) User Stories
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft