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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 17 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.25% 3.80% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.89% 4.05% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 5
Average salary £52,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
158 74 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.93% 93.67% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 154 68 123
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 43 (86.00%) C#
2 37 (74.00%) .NET
3 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.00%) Multithreading
5 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (42.00%) MVC
5 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.00%) Java
7 17 (34.00%) SQL
8 16 (32.00%) C++
9 14 (28.00%) TDD
9 14 (28.00%) OO
10 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (24.00%) Degree
10 12 (24.00%) Algorithms
10 12 (24.00%) Python
10 12 (24.00%) Oracle
10 12 (24.00%) UNIX
10 12 (24.00%) Linux
10 12 (24.00%) C
11 11 (22.00%) CMS
11 11 (22.00%) Scrum
11 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
11 11 (22.00%) EPiServer CMS
11 11 (22.00%) EPiServer
11 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (22.00%) Sitecore
12 10 (20.00%) jQuery

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (22.00%) CMS
1 11 (22.00%) EPiServer CMS
1 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) DB2
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) NUnit
2 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (12.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 8 (16.00%) WCF
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) HTML
6 6 (12.00%) XML
6 6 (12.00%) XSLT
6 6 (12.00%) CSS
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (12.00%) Ajax
6 6 (12.00%) CSS3
6 6 (12.00%) WebSockets
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 2 (4.00%) Web Services
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) UNIX
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Multithreading
2 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.00%) MVC
2 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) TDD
3 14 (28.00%) OO
4 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.00%) SOA
6 8 (16.00%) OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 6 (12.00%) Low Latency
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
8 5 (10.00%) Document Management
8 5 (10.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) UML
9 2 (4.00%) OOP
9 2 (4.00%) ERP
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) C++
5 12 (24.00%) Python
5 12 (24.00%) C
6 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) EPiServer
3 11 (22.00%) Sitecore
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