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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 128 21 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 74.85% 28.00% 53.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 77.58% 30.00% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 126 21 86
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
165 70 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.49% 93.33% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 157 64 158
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 26 November 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 160 (72.73%) C#
2 144 (65.45%) .NET
3 115 (52.27%) MVC
4 114 (51.82%) ASP.NET
5 113 (51.36%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (48.18%) SQL Server
7 91 (41.36%) OO
8 83 (37.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (36.82%) TDD
10 79 (35.91%) WCF
11 62 (28.18%) JavaScript
12 58 (26.36%) HTML
12 58 (26.36%) BDD
13 57 (25.91%) Software Engineering
14 56 (25.45%) CSS
15 52 (23.64%) SQL
15 52 (23.64%) Web Application Development
16 50 (22.73%) Microsoft
17 49 (22.27%) jQuery
18 47 (21.36%) HTML5
19 45 (20.45%) CSS3
19 45 (20.45%) Java
20 43 (19.55%) Multithreading
21 36 (16.36%) Degree
22 34 (15.45%) C++
23 33 (15.00%) Oracle
23 33 (15.00%) Computer Science
24 32 (14.55%) RESTful
24 32 (14.55%) Git (software)
24 32 (14.55%) CQRS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 31 (14.09%) CMS
2 25 (11.36%) Node.js
3 20 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (6.36%) EPiServer CMS
5 6 (2.73%) IIS
6 4 (1.82%) Kentico
7 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.91%) JBoss
7 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.36%) Photoshop
3 13 (5.91%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.73%) Mingle
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) RTP
2 1 (0.45%) RTSP
2 1 (0.45%) Network Security
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) VPN
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (11.36%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.64%) QlikView
5 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.73%) RavenDB
6 6 (2.73%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.73%) DB2
7 5 (2.27%) Big Data
8 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.36%) MySQL
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.45%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.45%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.82%) NUnit
2 26 (11.82%) TeamCity
3 20 (9.09%) Selenium
3 20 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.91%) Mercurial
4 13 (5.91%) Subversion
5 10 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.73%) MSTest
6 6 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (12.27%) Finance
2 26 (11.82%) Games
3 4 (1.82%) Back Office
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (65.45%) .NET
2 114 (51.82%) ASP.NET
3 83 (37.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 79 (35.91%) WCF
5 58 (26.36%) HTML
6 56 (25.45%) CSS
7 49 (22.27%) jQuery
8 47 (21.36%) HTML5
9 45 (20.45%) CSS3
10 32 (14.55%) RESTful
11 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 29 (13.18%) Ajax
13 25 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (9.09%) Silverlight
15 18 (8.18%) .NET Framework
16 17 (7.73%) Web Services
17 14 (6.36%) AngularJS
18 13 (5.91%) Backbone.js
18 13 (5.91%) Sass
19 12 (5.45%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (12.27%) Algorithms
3 25 (11.36%) Social Media
3 25 (11.36%) BBC
4 23 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.36%) User Experience
6 11 (5.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.36%) Replication
7 3 (1.36%) FMCG
7 3 (1.36%) W3C
8 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.64%) UNIX
2 29 (13.18%) Linux
3 9 (4.09%) Windows
4 4 (1.82%) Android
4 4 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (52.27%) MVC
2 113 (51.36%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (41.36%) OO
4 81 (36.82%) TDD
5 58 (26.36%) BDD
6 57 (25.91%) Software Engineering
7 52 (23.64%) Web Application Development
8 43 (19.55%) Multithreading
9 32 (14.55%) CQRS
10 28 (12.73%) Web Development
10 28 (12.73%) Scrum
11 26 (11.82%) Domain-Driven Design
12 23 (10.45%) OOD
13 18 (8.18%) SOA
14 16 (7.27%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.45%) Analytics
16 11 (5.00%) Low Latency
17 8 (3.64%) Unit Testing
17 8 (3.64%) ETL
18 7 (3.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 160 (72.73%) C#
2 62 (28.18%) JavaScript
3 52 (23.64%) SQL
4 45 (20.45%) Java
5 34 (15.45%) C++
6 30 (13.64%) Python
7 28 (12.73%) C
8 25 (11.36%) PL/SQL
8 25 (11.36%) Ruby
9 11 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.73%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.73%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) VB
13 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (16.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 50 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.00%) Oracle
3 25 (11.36%) Yahoo!
3 25 (11.36%) Google
3 25 (11.36%) EPiServer
3 25 (11.36%) Apple
3 25 (11.36%) Sony
3 25 (11.36%) Facebook
4 14 (6.36%) Sitecore
4 14 (6.36%) Adobe
5 8 (3.64%) Tableau
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
6 3 (1.36%) Birst
7 1 (0.45%) Telerik
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