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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 18 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.54% 15.56% 17.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.54% 15.64% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 20
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
78 179 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 100.00% 99.44% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 170 117
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) MVC
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 15 (68.18%) HTML5
3 15 (68.18%) CSS3
3 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
4 14 (63.64%) CQRS
4 14 (63.64%) Redis
4 14 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 11 (50.00%) Oracle
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 10 (45.45%) Web Development
6 10 (45.45%) Web Services
7 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
7 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 9 (40.91%) SOA
7 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 8 (36.36%) Objective-C
8 8 (36.36%) TDD
8 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Redis
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Moq
1 8 (36.36%) NUnit
1 8 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
1 8 (36.36%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
3 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) CSS3
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 15 (68.18%) HTML5
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 14 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 9 (40.91%) Ajax
6 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) WCF
7 8 (36.36%) WebSockets
7 8 (36.36%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) XSLT
7 8 (36.36%) ZeroMQ
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) CQRS
4 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) Web Development
6 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
6 9 (40.91%) SOA
7 8 (36.36%) Low Latency
7 8 (36.36%) OOD
7 8 (36.36%) Open Source
7 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 3 (13.64%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.55%) Microservices
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Objective-C
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) TypeScript
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
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