The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 74 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 47.13% 28.13% 36.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.37% 29.61% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 73 18 51
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 152 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.45% 95.00% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 151 79 129
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Hertfordshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Developer Salary Trend in St Albans

Developer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 80 (59.26%) .NET
2 79 (58.52%) C#
3 68 (50.37%) SQL Server
4 65 (48.15%) TDD
5 64 (47.41%) ASP.NET
6 63 (46.67%) MVC
7 57 (42.22%) OO
8 54 (40.00%) BDD
9 48 (35.56%) WCF
10 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (34.81%) Web Application Development
10 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 47 (34.81%) Java
11 46 (34.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (24.44%) SQL
13 32 (23.70%) Internet
14 28 (20.74%) C++
15 25 (18.52%) Games
15 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.78%) Domain-Driven Design
16 24 (17.78%) CQRS
16 24 (17.78%) Razor View Engine
16 24 (17.78%) Finance
16 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
16 24 (17.78%) Google
17 23 (17.04%) HTML
17 23 (17.04%) J2EE
17 23 (17.04%) Node.js
17 23 (17.04%) NoSQL
18 22 (16.30%) Facebook

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 23 (17.04%) Node.js
2 9 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.19%) CMS
4 4 (2.96%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.22%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (1.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.74%) concrete5
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
3 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.96%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.74%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) RTP
2 1 (0.74%) RTSP
2 1 (0.74%) Network Security
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) VPN
2 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (50.37%) SQL Server
2 46 (34.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (17.04%) NoSQL
4 13 (9.63%) DB2
5 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.44%) MS Access
6 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) Impala
7 1 (0.74%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.74%) HBase
7 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 5 (3.70%) Subversion
3 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.74%) NUnit
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) MSTest
4 1 (0.74%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (18.52%) Games
2 24 (17.78%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
5 4 (2.96%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (59.26%) .NET
2 64 (47.41%) ASP.NET
3 48 (35.56%) WCF
4 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 24 (17.78%) Razor View Engine
6 23 (17.04%) J2EE
6 23 (17.04%) HTML
7 22 (16.30%) RESTful
7 22 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (9.63%) Spring
9 12 (8.89%) Web Services
9 12 (8.89%) HTML5
10 10 (7.41%) Struts
10 10 (7.41%) CSS
11 9 (6.67%) Velocity
12 8 (5.93%) Struts2
13 7 (5.19%) CSS3
14 6 (4.44%) jQuery
15 5 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.30%) BBC
1 22 (16.30%) Social Media
2 15 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.67%) Physics
4 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.74%) Statistics
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.07%) UNIX
2 17 (12.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Android
3 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.15%) TDD
2 63 (46.67%) MVC
3 57 (42.22%) OO
4 54 (40.00%) BDD
5 47 (34.81%) Web Application Development
6 24 (17.78%) CQRS
6 24 (17.78%) Domain-Driven Design
6 24 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.85%) Multithreading
8 13 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.41%) UML
10 9 (6.67%) CRM
11 6 (4.44%) Workflow
11 6 (4.44%) Document Management
12 5 (3.70%) Web Development
13 4 (2.96%) QMS
13 4 (2.96%) Data Analysis
13 4 (2.96%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (2.96%) Validation
13 4 (2.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 79 (58.52%) C#
2 47 (34.81%) Java
3 33 (24.44%) SQL
4 28 (20.74%) C++
5 22 (16.30%) Ruby
6 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
7 15 (11.11%) C
7 15 (11.11%) Python
8 12 (8.89%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.48%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.74%) VB6
11 1 (0.74%) R
11 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Google
2 22 (16.30%) Apple
2 22 (16.30%) Sony
2 22 (16.30%) Yahoo!
2 22 (16.30%) Oracle
2 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Facebook
3 9 (6.67%) JBoss
4 7 (5.19%) EPiServer
5 5 (3.70%) Adobe
6 3 (2.22%) Sitecore
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