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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 151 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 74.02% 47.83% 27.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 74.38% 49.04% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 135 76 18
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 £32,000 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
203 157 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.51% 97.52% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 186 155 81
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
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 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 194 (78.23%) .NET
2 190 (76.61%) C#
3 175 (70.56%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (69.76%) ASP.NET
5 172 (69.35%) MVC
6 147 (59.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 127 (51.21%) TDD
8 125 (50.40%) SQL
9 113 (45.56%) JavaScript
10 110 (44.35%) SQL Server
11 103 (41.53%) HTML
12 95 (38.31%) WCF
13 91 (36.69%) OO
14 88 (35.48%) CSS
15 72 (29.03%) Microsoft
16 69 (27.82%) Oracle
17 67 (27.02%) Scrum
17 67 (27.02%) jQuery
18 61 (24.60%) Team Foundation Server
19 59 (23.79%) HTML5
19 59 (23.79%) PL/SQL
20 56 (22.58%) Windows
20 56 (22.58%) TeamCity
21 53 (21.37%) Web Application Development
22 52 (20.97%) BDD
23 51 (20.56%) .NET Framework
23 51 (20.56%) MS Excel
24 48 (19.35%) Git (software)
25 46 (18.55%) AngularJS
25 46 (18.55%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 28 (11.29%) IIS
3 26 (10.48%) Node.js
4 11 (4.44%) CMS
5 8 (3.23%) EPiServer CMS
6 7 (2.82%) Confluence
6 7 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.40%) Kentico
9 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (20.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.23%) SaaS
3 3 (1.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (44.35%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (10.89%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (10.89%) NoSQL
5 23 (9.27%) Oracle Database
6 18 (7.26%) QlikView
7 12 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.82%) MySQL
9 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) SQLite
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (24.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (22.58%) TeamCity
3 48 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 41 (16.53%) NUnit
5 40 (16.13%) Selenium
6 26 (10.48%) Visual Studio
7 22 (8.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (6.05%) Bitbucket
8 15 (6.05%) ReSharper
9 8 (3.23%) JIRA
9 8 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.40%) NuGet
10 1 (0.40%) Xcode
10 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 44 (17.74%) Finance
2 29 (11.69%) Games
3 4 (1.61%) Banking
3 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (78.23%) .NET
2 173 (69.76%) ASP.NET
3 147 (59.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 103 (41.53%) HTML
5 95 (38.31%) WCF
6 88 (35.48%) CSS
7 67 (27.02%) jQuery
8 59 (23.79%) HTML5
9 51 (20.56%) .NET Framework
10 46 (18.55%) Ajax
10 46 (18.55%) AngularJS
11 44 (17.74%) Entity Framework
11 44 (17.74%) XML
12 43 (17.34%) CSS3
13 41 (16.53%) Silverlight
14 40 (16.13%) WebSockets
15 37 (14.92%) XSLT
16 35 (14.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (10.48%) RESTful
18 25 (10.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.48%) BBC
1 26 (10.48%) Social Media
2 21 (8.47%) Mathematics
3 18 (7.26%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.02%) Replication
7 3 (1.21%) Physics
8 2 (0.81%) Online Games
8 2 (0.81%) Statistics
8 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.58%) Windows
2 7 (2.82%) Linux
3 3 (1.21%) UNIX
4 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (70.56%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (69.35%) MVC
3 127 (51.21%) TDD
4 91 (36.69%) OO
5 67 (27.02%) Scrum
6 53 (21.37%) Web Application Development
7 52 (20.97%) BDD
8 45 (18.15%) Multithreading
9 43 (17.34%) Analytics
10 42 (16.94%) Web Development
11 40 (16.13%) OOD
11 40 (16.13%) Low Latency
12 39 (15.73%) SOA
13 38 (15.32%) Software Engineering
14 37 (14.92%) Mobile Development
15 30 (12.10%) Open Source
16 26 (10.48%) Domain-Driven Design
16 26 (10.48%) CQRS
17 16 (6.45%) OOP
18 13 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 190 (76.61%) C#
2 125 (50.40%) SQL
3 113 (45.56%) JavaScript
4 59 (23.79%) PL/SQL
5 46 (18.55%) T-SQL
6 40 (16.13%) Objective-C
7 36 (14.52%) Java
8 26 (10.48%) Ruby
9 16 (6.45%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.21%) PHP
12 2 (0.81%) C
12 2 (0.81%) C++
12 2 (0.81%) Python
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.50%) Degree
2 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 69 (27.82%) Oracle
3 26 (10.48%) Yahoo!
3 26 (10.48%) Google
3 26 (10.48%) Apple
3 26 (10.48%) Sony
3 26 (10.48%) Facebook
4 18 (7.26%) Tableau
5 15 (6.05%) New Relic
6 11 (4.44%) Telerik
7 9 (3.63%) EPiServer
8 7 (2.82%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.82%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.40%) Informatica
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