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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 89 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.63% 26.95% 36.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.33% 28.57% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 88 19 48
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
158 133 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.75% 94.33% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 156 77 124
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 96 (61.54%) C#
2 89 (57.05%) .NET
3 79 (50.64%) SQL Server
4 78 (50.00%) MVC
5 73 (46.79%) ASP.NET
6 70 (44.87%) OO
7 69 (44.23%) TDD
8 60 (38.46%) BDD
9 55 (35.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (34.62%) WCF
11 53 (33.97%) Web Application Development
12 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 51 (32.69%) Java
13 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 36 (23.08%) SQL
15 34 (21.79%) Internet
16 32 (20.51%) C++
17 29 (18.59%) Software Engineering
17 29 (18.59%) Git (software)
18 28 (17.95%) HTML
19 27 (17.31%) Games
19 27 (17.31%) Google
19 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
19 27 (17.31%) Node.js
20 26 (16.67%) Apple
20 26 (16.67%) Sony
20 26 (16.67%) BBC
20 26 (16.67%) Ruby
20 26 (16.67%) Yahoo!
20 26 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 27 (17.31%) Node.js
2 10 (6.41%) CMS
3 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.21%) EPiServer CMS
5 3 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.64%) Drupal
7 1 (0.64%) concrete5
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.77%) Photoshop
3 8 (5.13%) Fireworks
4 6 (3.85%) MS Office
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.64%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) RTP
2 1 (0.64%) RTSP
2 1 (0.64%) Network Security
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (50.64%) SQL Server
2 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.05%) DB2
5 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.85%) MS Access
6 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.64%) QlikView
7 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) Impala
7 1 (0.64%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.64%) HBase
7 1 (0.64%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.64%) Big Data
7 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.77%) Mercurial
2 9 (5.77%) Subversion
3 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.64%) NUnit
4 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.64%) MSTest
4 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (17.31%) Games
2 21 (13.46%) Finance
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 4 (2.56%) Marketing
5 3 (1.92%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.05%) .NET
2 73 (46.79%) ASP.NET
3 55 (35.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (34.62%) WCF
5 51 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 28 (17.95%) HTML
7 26 (16.67%) RESTful
7 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (16.03%) Razor View Engine
9 23 (14.74%) J2EE
10 17 (10.90%) HTML5
11 16 (10.26%) CSS
12 15 (9.62%) Spring
13 13 (8.33%) CSS3
14 12 (7.69%) jQuery
15 9 (5.77%) Velocity
15 9 (5.77%) Web Services
15 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
16 8 (5.13%) Sass
16 8 (5.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) BBC
1 26 (16.67%) Social Media
2 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.77%) Physics
4 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.64%) Statistics
5 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.74%) UNIX
2 22 (14.10%) Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Android
3 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.00%) MVC
2 70 (44.87%) OO
3 69 (44.23%) TDD
4 60 (38.46%) BDD
5 53 (33.97%) Web Application Development
6 29 (18.59%) Software Engineering
7 26 (16.67%) CQRS
7 26 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 22 (14.10%) Multithreading
9 15 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.41%) CRM
11 8 (5.13%) Web Development
12 7 (4.49%) UML
13 6 (3.85%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.85%) Workflow
13 6 (3.85%) Document Management
14 4 (2.56%) Data Analysis
14 4 (2.56%) QMS
14 4 (2.56%) Validation
14 4 (2.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 96 (61.54%) C#
2 51 (32.69%) Java
3 36 (23.08%) SQL
4 32 (20.51%) C++
5 26 (16.67%) Ruby
6 24 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.46%) C
7 21 (13.46%) Python
8 14 (8.97%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.64%) VB6
11 1 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (13.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (17.31%) Google
2 26 (16.67%) Apple
2 26 (16.67%) Sony
2 26 (16.67%) Yahoo!
2 26 (16.67%) Facebook
3 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.18%) Oracle
5 10 (6.41%) EPiServer
6 9 (5.77%) Adobe
7 7 (4.49%) JBoss
8 5 (3.21%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.64%) Tableau
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