The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 15 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.11% 6.88% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.39% 7.24% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 3
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -24.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 152 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.53% 95.00% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 156 80 129
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
Hertfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) C#
4 20 (47.62%) C++
4 20 (47.62%) Finance
5 19 (45.24%) TDD
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
7 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 13 (30.95%) DB2
9 13 (30.95%) Oracle
10 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 11 (26.19%) MVC
11 11 (26.19%) Degree
12 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (23.81%) Web Services
12 10 (23.81%) J2EE
13 9 (21.43%) C
13 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
13 9 (21.43%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 9 (21.43%) UNIX
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
13 9 (21.43%) UML
13 9 (21.43%) JBoss
13 9 (21.43%) Python
13 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
13 9 (21.43%) Computer Science

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (7.14%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) DB2
3 6 (14.29%) MS Access
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Impala
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.38%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.38%) MSTest
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.81%) Web Services
3 10 (23.81%) J2EE
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
5 5 (11.90%) Velocity
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) JDBC
8 1 (2.38%) JSP
8 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Swing
8 1 (2.38%) Middleware
8 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.38%) MapReduce
8 1 (2.38%) Google Closure
8 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.90%) Physics
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) TDD
2 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.43%) UML
6 8 (19.05%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Workflow
7 6 (14.29%) Document Management
8 5 (11.90%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.76%) Scrum
11 1 (2.38%) OOP
11 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.38%) Analytics
11 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) C#
3 20 (47.62%) C++
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) C
5 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.43%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 3 (7.14%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.38%) Google
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