The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the St Albans region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 30 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.23% 3.60% 12.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.71% 3.68% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 19
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
168 136 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 95.45% 97.84% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 154 129 142
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 21 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in St Albans

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) .NET
3 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 22 (78.57%) MVC
3 22 (78.57%) AngularJS
4 18 (64.29%) Scrum
4 18 (64.29%) TDD
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (57.14%) OOP
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
6 13 (46.43%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) Web Development
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
9 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.86%) Degree

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.29%) Redis
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
1 3 (10.71%) Automotive
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
1 22 (78.57%) AngularJS
1 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (17.86%) CSS
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) Android SDK
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (10.71%) iOS SDK
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
5 3 (10.71%) SignalR
5 3 (10.71%) Spring
5 3 (10.71%) Struts
5 3 (10.71%) Struts2
5 3 (10.71%) WebSockets
5 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Android
2 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) MVC
3 18 (64.29%) Scrum
3 18 (64.29%) TDD
4 16 (57.14%) OOP
5 8 (28.57%) OO
5 8 (28.57%) Web Development
6 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Android Development
8 3 (10.71%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (10.71%) CQRS
8 3 (10.71%) Economics
8 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
8 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.71%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
9 2 (7.14%) Coaching
9 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Apple
2 1 (3.57%) Google
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