The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 37 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.84% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.96% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Average salary £41,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software 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
201 150 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.53% 97.40% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 181 138 101
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Software Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the St Albans region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in St Albans

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 26 (76.47%) .NET
3 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
3 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 25 (73.53%) MVC
4 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (67.65%) TDD
5 23 (67.65%) Windows
6 22 (64.71%) SQL
7 20 (58.82%) OO
7 20 (58.82%) Scrum
8 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 17 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
10 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
11 13 (38.24%) Multithreading
11 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (38.24%) HTML5
11 13 (38.24%) HTML
12 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
12 12 (35.29%) OOP
12 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
13 11 (32.35%) CSS3
13 11 (32.35%) TeamCity
13 11 (32.35%) NUnit
13 11 (32.35%) Web Development
13 11 (32.35%) CSS
14 10 (29.41%) Oracle

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
3 3 (8.82%) RavenDB
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) TeamCity
1 11 (32.35%) NUnit
2 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (23.53%) Selenium
4 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (8.82%) MSTest
7 2 (5.88%) JIRA
7 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (38.24%) HTML5
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
7 11 (32.35%) CSS3
7 11 (32.35%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) XML
8 8 (23.53%) XSLT
8 8 (23.53%) WinForms
8 8 (23.53%) Ajax
8 8 (23.53%) WCF
8 8 (23.53%) Silverlight
8 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) WebSockets
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) TDD
4 20 (58.82%) OO
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
5 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 13 (38.24%) Multithreading
7 12 (35.29%) OOP
8 11 (32.35%) Web Development
9 8 (23.53%) OOD
9 8 (23.53%) SOA
9 8 (23.53%) Low Latency
9 8 (23.53%) Mobile Development
10 3 (8.82%) CQRS
10 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.82%) BDD
11 2 (5.88%) Analytics
12 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Objective-C
7 7 (20.59%) Java
8 6 (17.65%) C++
9 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
9 5 (14.71%) Python
9 5 (14.71%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.94%) Telerik
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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