The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 20 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.99% 6.90% 6.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.18% 8.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 14
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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
141 75 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.60% 86.21% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 71 200
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the St Albans region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in St Albans

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (73.58%) Multithreading
3 38 (71.70%) .NET
4 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
5 29 (54.72%) SQL
5 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
5 29 (54.72%) MVC
6 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
7 24 (45.28%) Scrum
7 24 (45.28%) SOA
7 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
7 24 (45.28%) PL/SQL
7 24 (45.28%) jQuery
8 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (41.51%) WCF
9 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (41.51%) OOD
10 21 (39.62%) HTML
10 21 (39.62%) CSS
10 21 (39.62%) Silverlight
10 21 (39.62%) TeamCity
10 21 (39.62%) TDD
10 21 (39.62%) NUnit
11 20 (37.74%) Ajax
11 20 (37.74%) Web Development
11 20 (37.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (37.74%) Selenium
11 20 (37.74%) HTML5
11 20 (37.74%) CSS3
11 20 (37.74%) WebSockets

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.98%) CMS
2 9 (16.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (16.98%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) TeamCity
1 21 (39.62%) NUnit
2 20 (37.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (37.74%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) MSTest
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.55%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (71.70%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 24 (45.28%) jQuery
4 22 (41.51%) WCF
4 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (39.62%) HTML
5 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 21 (39.62%) Silverlight
6 20 (37.74%) Ajax
6 20 (37.74%) HTML5
6 20 (37.74%) CSS3
6 20 (37.74%) WebSockets
6 20 (37.74%) XML
6 20 (37.74%) XSLT
7 7 (13.21%) WinForms
7 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.89%) Web Services
9 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
1 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) UNIX
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Multithreading
2 29 (54.72%) MVC
3 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
4 24 (45.28%) Scrum
4 24 (45.28%) SOA
5 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (41.51%) OOD
7 21 (39.62%) TDD
8 20 (37.74%) Web Development
8 20 (37.74%) Low Latency
9 17 (32.08%) OO
10 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.66%) OOP
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.77%) Analytics
12 2 (3.77%) ERP
13 1 (1.89%) BDD
13 1 (1.89%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) SQL
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 24 (45.28%) PL/SQL
4 20 (37.74%) Objective-C
5 15 (28.30%) C
5 15 (28.30%) Python
5 15 (28.30%) Java
5 15 (28.30%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCSD
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle
3 9 (16.98%) Sitecore
3 9 (16.98%) EPiServer
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