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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 22 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 15.85% 17.97% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.85% 19.17% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 14
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
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
164 120 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 100.00% 93.75% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 155 103 193
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 1 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 52 (98.11%) C#
2 42 (79.25%) Multithreading
3 41 (77.36%) .NET
4 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
4 38 (71.70%) MVC
5 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (64.15%) HTML
6 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
6 34 (64.15%) SQL
6 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
7 33 (62.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (62.26%) HTML5
8 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (60.38%) WCF
9 31 (58.49%) PL/SQL
9 31 (58.49%) Oracle
9 31 (58.49%) CSS
9 31 (58.49%) SOA
9 31 (58.49%) Scrum
9 31 (58.49%) TDD
9 31 (58.49%) NUnit
9 31 (58.49%) Silverlight
9 31 (58.49%) jQuery
9 31 (58.49%) TeamCity
10 30 (56.60%) XML
10 30 (56.60%) XSLT
10 30 (56.60%) MS Excel
10 30 (56.60%) SharePoint
10 30 (56.60%) OOD
10 30 (56.60%) Objective-C

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 30 (56.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 4 (7.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (7.55%) EPiServer CMS
3 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.66%) Confluence
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
3 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (62.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (58.49%) TeamCity
2 31 (58.49%) NUnit
3 30 (56.60%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.66%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) MSTest
General
1 1 (1.89%) Back Office
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (77.36%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
3 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (64.15%) HTML
5 33 (62.26%) HTML5
6 32 (60.38%) WCF
7 31 (58.49%) Silverlight
7 31 (58.49%) jQuery
7 31 (58.49%) CSS
8 30 (56.60%) XML
8 30 (56.60%) XSLT
8 30 (56.60%) Ajax
8 30 (56.60%) CSS3
8 30 (56.60%) WebSockets
9 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (24.53%) WinForms
10 4 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
13 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
1 11 (20.75%) Algorithms
2 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.32%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) Multithreading
2 38 (71.70%) MVC
3 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (58.49%) TDD
4 31 (58.49%) SOA
4 31 (58.49%) Scrum
5 30 (56.60%) OOD
5 30 (56.60%) Web Development
5 30 (56.60%) Low Latency
5 30 (56.60%) Mobile Development
6 29 (54.72%) Software Engineering
7 11 (20.75%) OO
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.66%) OOP
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
11 1 (1.89%) Validation
11 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.89%) Information Management
11 1 (1.89%) QMS
11 1 (1.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) C#
2 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
2 34 (64.15%) SQL
3 31 (58.49%) PL/SQL
4 30 (56.60%) Objective-C
5 12 (22.64%) Java
6 11 (20.75%) C
6 11 (20.75%) C++
6 11 (20.75%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCSD
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 31 (58.49%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) EPiServer
3 4 (7.55%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.66%) AppDynamics
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