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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 23 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 17.33% 10.78% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.59% 11.04% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 9
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.94%
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
199 163 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.51% 97.60% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 180 161 83
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £64,500
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 1 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 60 (98.36%) C#
2 59 (96.72%) .NET
2 59 (96.72%) MVC
3 58 (95.08%) ASP.NET
4 54 (88.52%) JavaScript
5 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (85.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (81.97%) TDD
7 50 (81.97%) HTML
8 49 (80.33%) SQL
9 47 (77.05%) Scrum
10 45 (73.77%) CSS
11 44 (72.13%) TeamCity
11 44 (72.13%) HTML5
12 43 (70.49%) jQuery
13 42 (68.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
15 40 (65.57%) WCF
16 39 (63.93%) Silverlight
16 39 (63.93%) Multithreading
16 39 (63.93%) Oracle
16 39 (63.93%) NUnit
16 39 (63.93%) SOA
17 38 (62.30%) Objective-C
17 38 (62.30%) PL/SQL
17 38 (62.30%) OOD
17 38 (62.30%) MS Excel
17 38 (62.30%) SharePoint
17 38 (62.30%) XML
17 38 (62.30%) XSLT

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 38 (62.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.28%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Kentico
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (62.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) QlikView
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 44 (72.13%) TeamCity
2 42 (68.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (63.93%) NUnit
4 38 (62.30%) Selenium
5 9 (14.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
6 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
7 5 (8.20%) ReSharper
7 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
8 4 (6.56%) JIRA
9 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.64%) NuGet
10 1 (1.64%) MSTest
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (96.72%) .NET
2 58 (95.08%) ASP.NET
3 52 (85.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (81.97%) HTML
5 45 (73.77%) CSS
6 44 (72.13%) HTML5
7 43 (70.49%) jQuery
8 40 (65.57%) WCF
9 39 (63.93%) Silverlight
10 38 (62.30%) CSS3
10 38 (62.30%) WebSockets
10 38 (62.30%) XML
10 38 (62.30%) XSLT
10 38 (62.30%) Ajax
11 20 (32.79%) WinForms
12 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
14 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
15 13 (21.31%) Entity Framework
16 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) MVC
2 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (81.97%) TDD
4 47 (77.05%) Scrum
5 39 (63.93%) SOA
5 39 (63.93%) Multithreading
6 38 (62.30%) Web Development
6 38 (62.30%) Low Latency
6 38 (62.30%) Mobile Development
6 38 (62.30%) OOD
7 26 (42.62%) Open Source
8 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
9 13 (21.31%) OO
10 8 (13.11%) OOP
11 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.64%) Workflow
12 1 (1.64%) Validation
12 1 (1.64%) Project Management
12 1 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (98.36%) C#
2 54 (88.52%) JavaScript
3 49 (80.33%) SQL
4 38 (62.30%) PL/SQL
4 38 (62.30%) Objective-C
5 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) Java
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) MCSD
2 1 (1.64%) MCSE
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 39 (63.93%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) New Relic
4 3 (4.92%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) Telerik
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau
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