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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 93 60 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.03% 44.44% 39.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.36% 46.51% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 48 69
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
168 129 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.41% 95.56% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 159 113 159
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 156 (80.83%) C#
2 146 (75.65%) .NET
3 133 (68.91%) ASP.NET
4 131 (67.88%) MVC
5 115 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (55.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 102 (52.85%) TDD
8 100 (51.81%) SQL Server
9 92 (47.67%) WCF
10 83 (43.01%) OO
11 76 (39.38%) JavaScript
12 69 (35.75%) SQL
13 63 (32.64%) HTML
14 60 (31.09%) Microsoft
15 58 (30.05%) Software Engineering
16 57 (29.53%) BDD
17 56 (29.02%) CSS
18 52 (26.94%) Web Application Development
19 49 (25.39%) HTML5
20 48 (24.87%) Oracle
21 45 (23.32%) Multithreading
22 44 (22.80%) jQuery
23 42 (21.76%) TeamCity
23 42 (21.76%) CSS3
23 42 (21.76%) Scrum
24 41 (21.24%) NUnit
24 41 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
25 40 (20.73%) Ajax
26 39 (20.21%) Git (software)
26 39 (20.21%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (17.62%) SharePoint
2 26 (13.47%) Node.js
3 22 (11.40%) CMS
4 8 (4.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (4.15%) EPiServer CMS
5 7 (3.63%) Confluence
5 7 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.07%) Kentico
7 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.07%) Mingle
3 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.04%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.51%) NoSQL
3 19 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.11%) QlikView
7 5 (2.59%) MySQL
7 5 (2.59%) RavenDB
7 5 (2.59%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.59%) Big Data
8 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.04%) Redis
10 2 (1.04%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (21.76%) TeamCity
2 41 (21.24%) NUnit
2 41 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (20.21%) Git (software)
4 35 (18.13%) Selenium
5 13 (6.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (6.22%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.66%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.63%) JIRA
9 4 (2.07%) MSTest
10 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.04%) Subversion
11 1 (0.52%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 28 (14.51%) Games
2 17 (8.81%) Finance
3 4 (2.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (75.65%) .NET
2 133 (68.91%) ASP.NET
3 108 (55.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 92 (47.67%) WCF
5 63 (32.64%) HTML
6 56 (29.02%) CSS
7 49 (25.39%) HTML5
8 44 (22.80%) jQuery
9 42 (21.76%) CSS3
10 40 (20.73%) Ajax
11 35 (18.13%) Silverlight
12 33 (17.10%) RESTful
13 31 (16.06%) WebSockets
13 31 (16.06%) XML
13 31 (16.06%) XSLT
14 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (12.95%) .NET Framework
16 18 (9.33%) AngularJS
17 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (8.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) BBC
1 26 (13.47%) Social Media
2 16 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.74%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.18%) Open Source
5 8 (4.15%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.15%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.55%) FMCG
8 2 (1.04%) Online Games
8 2 (1.04%) Statistics
8 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.47%) Windows
2 20 (10.36%) Linux
3 14 (7.25%) UNIX
4 2 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (67.88%) MVC
2 115 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (52.85%) TDD
4 83 (43.01%) OO
5 58 (30.05%) Software Engineering
6 57 (29.53%) BDD
7 52 (26.94%) Web Application Development
8 45 (23.32%) Multithreading
9 42 (21.76%) Scrum
10 39 (20.21%) Web Development
11 38 (19.69%) Mobile Development
12 35 (18.13%) OOD
13 33 (17.10%) SOA
14 31 (16.06%) Low Latency
15 30 (15.54%) CQRS
16 26 (13.47%) Domain-Driven Design
17 19 (9.84%) Analytics
18 12 (6.22%) ETL
18 12 (6.22%) E-Commerce
19 11 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 156 (80.83%) C#
2 76 (39.38%) JavaScript
3 69 (35.75%) SQL
4 37 (19.17%) PL/SQL
5 31 (16.06%) Objective-C
6 26 (13.47%) Ruby
6 26 (13.47%) Java
7 16 (8.29%) Python
8 15 (7.77%) C++
9 14 (7.25%) C
10 11 (5.70%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.70%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) VBScript
12 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) MCTS
3 1 (0.52%) MCSD
3 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (31.09%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.87%) Oracle
3 26 (13.47%) Facebook
3 26 (13.47%) Apple
3 26 (13.47%) Sony
3 26 (13.47%) Yahoo!
3 26 (13.47%) Google
4 12 (6.22%) EPiServer
5 8 (4.15%) Sitecore
6 7 (3.63%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.63%) AppDynamics
7 6 (3.11%) Tableau
8 3 (1.55%) Sybase
8 3 (1.55%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) Adobe
9 2 (1.04%) Informatica
10 1 (0.52%) Epicor
10 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.52%) New Relic
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