The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 126 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 63.96% 47.52% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 64.95% 48.55% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 115 56 33
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
194 138 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.48% 97.87% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 177 125 106
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +39.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 171 (80.28%) C#
2 167 (78.40%) .NET
3 150 (70.42%) ASP.NET
4 147 (69.01%) MVC
5 142 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (57.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 118 (55.40%) TDD
8 102 (47.89%) SQL Server
9 92 (43.19%) JavaScript
10 90 (42.25%) SQL
11 89 (41.78%) OO
12 87 (40.85%) WCF
13 75 (35.21%) HTML
14 67 (31.46%) Microsoft
15 65 (30.52%) CSS
16 57 (26.76%) BDD
17 53 (24.88%) Scrum
18 52 (24.41%) Software Engineering
18 52 (24.41%) Oracle
18 52 (24.41%) Web Application Development
19 51 (23.94%) HTML5
19 51 (23.94%) TeamCity
20 48 (22.54%) jQuery
21 47 (22.07%) Git (software)
22 46 (21.60%) Team Foundation Server
23 45 (21.13%) Multithreading
23 45 (21.13%) PL/SQL
23 45 (21.13%) Windows
24 43 (20.19%) Web Development
25 42 (19.72%) NUnit

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (16.43%) SharePoint
2 26 (12.21%) Node.js
3 17 (7.98%) CMS
4 13 (6.10%) IIS
5 8 (3.76%) EPiServer CMS
6 7 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.29%) Confluence
7 6 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.94%) Kentico
10 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) Mingle
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.23%) SaaS
1 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (15.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (13.15%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.10%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.16%) QlikView
7 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.29%) MySQL
8 5 (2.35%) RavenDB
8 5 (2.35%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.94%) Redis
11 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.94%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (23.94%) TeamCity
2 47 (22.07%) Git (software)
3 46 (21.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (19.72%) NUnit
5 36 (16.90%) Selenium
6 22 (10.33%) Visual Studio
7 21 (9.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (4.23%) SpecFlow
8 9 (4.23%) Bitbucket
8 9 (4.23%) ReSharper
9 8 (3.76%) JIRA
10 4 (1.88%) MSTest
11 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (13.15%) Games
2 24 (11.27%) Finance
3 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (78.40%) .NET
2 150 (70.42%) ASP.NET
3 123 (57.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (40.85%) WCF
5 75 (35.21%) HTML
6 65 (30.52%) CSS
7 51 (23.94%) HTML5
8 48 (22.54%) jQuery
9 41 (19.25%) CSS3
10 39 (18.31%) Ajax
11 37 (17.37%) XML
12 36 (16.90%) Silverlight
12 36 (16.90%) .NET Framework
13 35 (16.43%) WebSockets
13 35 (16.43%) XSLT
14 33 (15.49%) RESTful
15 31 (14.55%) AngularJS
16 29 (13.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (12.21%) Entity Framework
18 19 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) BBC
1 26 (12.21%) Social Media
2 19 (8.92%) Open Source
3 13 (6.10%) Mathematics
4 12 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.23%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.94%) Replication
8 2 (0.94%) Statistics
8 2 (0.94%) Online Games
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.13%) Windows
2 17 (7.98%) Linux
3 9 (4.23%) UNIX
4 2 (0.94%) Android
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
5 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (69.01%) MVC
2 142 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (55.40%) TDD
4 89 (41.78%) OO
5 57 (26.76%) BDD
6 53 (24.88%) Scrum
7 52 (24.41%) Software Engineering
7 52 (24.41%) Web Application Development
8 45 (21.13%) Multithreading
9 43 (20.19%) Web Development
10 37 (17.37%) SOA
10 37 (17.37%) Mobile Development
11 35 (16.43%) Low Latency
11 35 (16.43%) OOD
12 30 (14.08%) CQRS
13 29 (13.62%) Analytics
14 26 (12.21%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (6.10%) OOP
17 9 (4.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 171 (80.28%) C#
2 92 (43.19%) JavaScript
3 90 (42.25%) SQL
4 45 (21.13%) PL/SQL
5 35 (16.43%) Objective-C
6 32 (15.02%) Java
7 27 (12.68%) T-SQL
8 26 (12.21%) Ruby
9 11 (5.16%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.23%) C++
11 8 (3.76%) Python
11 8 (3.76%) C
12 5 (2.35%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.94%) PHP
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.08%) Degree
2 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) MCTS
3 1 (0.47%) MCSE
3 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 52 (24.41%) Oracle
3 26 (12.21%) Apple
3 26 (12.21%) Yahoo!
3 26 (12.21%) Google
3 26 (12.21%) Sony
3 26 (12.21%) Facebook
4 11 (5.16%) EPiServer
4 11 (5.16%) Tableau
5 9 (4.23%) New Relic
6 7 (3.29%) AppDynamics
6 7 (3.29%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.29%) Telerik
7 6 (2.82%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.41%) Sybase
9 2 (0.94%) SAP
9 2 (0.94%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.47%) Epicor
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Netcel
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 10% bonus, 3% pension and more
Posted: 5 days ago
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Netcel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Vadis People
Salary: circ £23,000 - £30,000
Posted: 7 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 per annum
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